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1974 Kansas City Royals


77 - 85

(5th place in the AL West, 13 GB)

1973 / 1975 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 667 / 701 (-34)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 662 / 699 (+37)

Pythagorean Record: 82 - 80 (-5)

Home Record: 40 - 41 (.494) -3.2 wins
Away Record: 37 - 44 (.457) -0.8 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Royals Stadium

Attendance: 1,173,292 Avg Att: 14,485 (1.08)
Att Rank: 5 / 12 Lg Avg: 13,409
       
Park Factor: 1.04    
HR Factor: 0.93 R/L HR: 0.95 / 0.90

Notes:




1974 Kansas City Royals
rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field
23
-0.7
1.1
-1.1
Center Field
27
4.9
4.4
0.5

Right Field
35
0.8
1.5
-0.3
22
-0.2
0.0
0.1
Shortstop
29
2.5
1.3
0.1
Second Base
35
0.3
0.4
-0.7
23
-0.5
-0.9
-0.0
30
0.2
-0.1
0.3
Third Base
21
1.4
1.8
-0.8
31
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
24
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
First Base
25
1.9
3.0
-0.4
27
1.7
1.4
0.8
27
-1.0
-0.3
-0.7
Manager W-L
43
77-85
.475
1.0
Catcher
27
2.4
1.9
-0.6
25
-0.3
-0.1
-0.5
29
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
Designated Hitter
28
3.9
4.7
0.4
36
-0.5
-0.3
-0.0
31
-0.7
-0.5
-0.0
Starting Pitcher
24
292.1
6.6
6.5
-0.0
27
226.0
1.4
1.4
-0.0
28
190.0
4.6
4.5
-0.0
33
175.1
3.4
3.4
-0.0
31
117.1
1.6
1.6
-0.0
30
103.0
1.8
1.8
-0.0
23
22.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
Relief Pitcher
38
106.2
1.0
1.0
-0.0
24
92.1
3.1
3.1
-0.0
30
67.1
0.6
0.6
-0.0
37
35.1
0.6
0.6
-0.0
26
28.0
-0.9
-0.9
-0.0
25
16.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James