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Kansas City Royals

1978 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bird, Doug Right   Right   6'4"  180  03/05/1950
-- Busby, Steve Right   Right   6'2"  205  09/29/1949
-- Colborn, Jim Right   Right   6'0"  185  05/22/1946
-- Foucault, Steve Left   Right   6'0"  205  10/03/1949
-- Gale, Rich Right   Right   6'7"  225  01/19/1954
-- Gura, Larry Both   Left   6'0"  170  11/26/1947
-- Hassler, Andy Left   Left   6'5"  220  10/18/1951
-- Hrabosky, Al Right   Left   5'11"  185  07/21/1949
-- Leonard, Dennis Right   Right   6'1"  190  05/08/1951
-- McGilberry, Randy Both   Right   6'1"  195  10/29/1953
-- Mingori, Steve Left   Left   5'10"  165  02/29/1944
-- Paschall, Bill Right   Right   6'0"  175  04/22/1954
-- Pattin, Marty Right   Right   5'11"  180  04/06/1943
-- Splittorff, Paul Left   Left   6'3"  205  10/08/1946
-- Throop, George Right   Right   6'7"  205  11/24/1950
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Gaudet, Jim Right   Right   6'0"  185  06/03/1955
-- Kusnyer, Art Right   Right   6'2"  197  12/19/1945
-- Porter, Darrell Left   Right   6'0"  193  01/17/1952
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- LaCock, Pete Left   Left   6'2"  200  01/17/1952
-- Wathan, John Right   Right   6'2"  205  10/04/1949
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Terrell, Jerry Right   Right   5'11"  165  07/13/1946
-- White, Frank Right   Right   5'11"  190  09/04/1950
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
5 Brett, George Left   Right   6'0"  205  05/15/1953
-- Cripe, Dave Right   Right   6'0"  180  04/07/1951
9 Quirk, Jamie Left   Right   6'4"  200  10/22/1954
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Patek, Freddie Right   Right   5'5"  148  10/09/1944
-- Washington, U.L. Both   Right   5'11"  175  10/27/1953
Designated Hitters
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Lahoud, Joe Left   Left   6'1"  198  04/14/1947
-- McRae, Hal Right   Right   5'11"  180  07/10/1945
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bass, Randy Left   Right   6'1"  210  03/13/1954
-- Braun, Steve Left   Right   5'10"  180  05/08/1948
-- Cowens, Al Right   Right   6'1"  197  10/25/1951
-- Hurdle, Clint Left   Right   6'3"  195  07/30/1957
-- Otis, Amos Right   Right   5'11"  165  04/26/1947
-- Poquette, Tom Left   Right   5'10"  175  10/30/1951
-- Silverio, Luis Right   Right   5'11"  165  10/23/1956
6 Wilson, Willie Both   Right   6'2"  200  07/09/1955
-- Zdeb, Joe Right   Right   5'11"  185  06/27/1953
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