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Kansas City Royals

1971 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Abernathy, Ted Right   Right   6'4"  215  03/06/1933
-- Bunker, Wally Right   Right   6'2"  197  01/25/1945
-- Burgmeier, Tom Left   Left   5'11"  185  08/02/1943
-- Butler, Bill Left   Left   6'2"  210  03/12/1947
-- Clemons, Lance Left   Left   6'2"  205  07/06/1947
-- Dal Canton, Bruce Right   Right   6'2"  205  06/15/1942
-- Drago, Dick Right   Right   6'1"  190  06/25/1945
-- Fitzmorris, Al Both   Right   6'2"  190  03/21/1946
-- Hedlund, Mike Right   Right   6'1"  182  08/11/1946
-- McCormick, Mike Left   Left   6'2"  195  09/29/1938
-- Montgomery, Monty Right   Right   6'3"  200  09/01/1946
-- Nelson, Roger Right   Right   6'3"  200  06/07/1944
-- Rooker, Jim Right   Left   6'0"  195  09/23/1942
-- Splittorff, Paul Left   Left   6'3"  205  10/08/1946
-- Wright, Ken Right   Right   6'2"  210  09/04/1946
-- York, Jim Right   Right   6'3"  200  08/27/1947
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Martinez, Buck Right   Right   5'10"  190  11/07/1948
-- May, Jerry Right   Right   6'2"  190  12/14/1943
-- Paepke, Dennis Right   Right   6'0"  202  04/17/1945
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Harrison, Chuck Right   Right   5'10"  185  04/25/1941
-- Hopkins, Gail Left   Right   5'10"  198  02/19/1943
-- Oliver, Bob Right   Right   6'3"  205  02/08/1943
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Knoop, Bobby Right   Right   6'1"  170  10/18/1938
-- Rojas, Cookie Right   Right   5'10"  160  03/06/1939
-- Severson, Rich Right   Right   6'0"  174  01/18/1945
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Schaal, Paul Right   Right   5'11"  165  03/03/1943
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Floyd, Bobby Right   Right   6'1"  180  10/20/1943
-- Patek, Freddie Right   Right   5'5"  148  10/09/1944
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Keough, Joe Left   Left   6'0"  185  01/07/1946
-- Kirkpatrick, Ed Left   Right   5'11"  195  10/08/1944
-- Otis, Amos Right   Right   5'11"  165  04/26/1947
-- Piniella, Lou Right   Right   6'0"  182  08/28/1943
-- Savage, Ted Right   Right   6'1"  185  02/21/1937
-- Taylor, Carl Right   Right   6'2"  200  01/20/1944
-- Valdespino, Sandy Left   Left   5'8"  170  01/24/1939
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