2013 Kansas City Royals

ROYALS TEAM ACCOMPLISHMENTS CAME PLAY OVERALL RECORD: 86-76 IN 2013 Most wins in the American Most road wins since 2003 (42) League (42) after the All-Star Game (second-most wins in baseball, Dodgers– 45) Most home wins since 1992 (44) Most wins since 1989 Won 14 more games in 2013 HAD A WINNING RECORD IN 5 OF THE 6 MONTHS DURING THE SEASON: than in 2012 (72 wins to 86 wins) = third-best turnaround in the American League APRIL 14 10 JUNE 16 11 Posted a 44-32 record within its JULY 15 10 #3 division, which was tied for the third-best interdivision record AUGUST 16 15 in the A.L. SEPTEMBER 17 10 31 ONE-RUN WINS MOST IN THE AL (SECOND IN MLB, AZ - 34) Team Offense Team Pitching Led the Majors with 153 stolen bases Best ERA in American League (3.45) Most strikeouts in team history (1,208. previous 1,177) Best stolen base percentage in team history Starting Pitchers Bullpen Best ERA (2.55) in team history, best ERA in Most innings by the starting staff since 1997 (986.2 IP in 2013) American League in 2013 Best ERA by a starting staff since 1989 (3.87 in 2013) Second-lowest bullpen ERA in the American League since 1982 Lowest opponent average (.217) in team history INDIVIDUAL PLAYER ACCOMPLISHMENTS Jarrod Dyson • 7th in the AL in steals (34) Became first Royal with 30+ steals in back-to-back seasons since Carlos Beltran in 2002-03. Alex Gordon Eric Hosmer • Tied for first in MLB in outfield assists (17) • 3 walk-off RBIS • 2 grand slams (one of 7 players in the AL with multiple slams) • th in the AL in multi-hit games (52) • Second in MLB in hits after the All-Star Break, first in MLB from June 1 to the end of the year • Led AL in multi-hit games (60), which are tied for fifth-most in Royals history • 7th in AL in hits (188) • Named Royals Majestic Player of the Month in June-August James Shields Billy Butler • 8th in AL in ERA (3.15) • Led AL in ERA on the road (2.07) • Led AL in innings pitched (228.2) • 7th in AL in strikeouts (196) Lyals 33 • 5th in the AL in walks (79) • 9th in the AL in batting average at home (.318) Salvador Perez Byals 13 Greg Holland • Single-season franchise saves record (47) • Tied single-season strikeout record for KC relievers (103) • Led AL catchers in runners caught stealing (23) • 2nd in AL in batting average with RISP (.377) • Recorded Ist hit by a Royal in the All-Star Game since 1989 • Tied for 9th in the AL in batting average at home (.318) =2013 Gold Glove Award Winners =2013 All-Star (3 selections is the most since 1988) COME KC TOPLAY @ROYALS t /ROYALS @KCROYALS ROYALS.COM @MLBSocial created by STATOGRAPHICS

2013 Kansas City Royals

shared by statographics on Nov 06
The Kansas City Royals came to play in 2013! At 86-76, they had their most wins since 1989. 31 of those 86 wins were only by one run. Check out all their accomplishments in this handy graphic!




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