Baseball America Executive Database

Franchise: Kansas City Royals


General Managers | Scouting Directors | Farm Directors


GENERAL MANAGERS
Year Name Team Lg Div W L Rank Notes
1969 Cedric Tallis Kansas City Royals AL W 69 93 4
1970 Cedric Tallis Kansas City Royals AL W 65 97 4
1971 Cedric Tallis Kansas City Royals AL W 85 76 2
1972 Cedric Tallis Kansas City Royals AL W 76 78 4
1973 Cedric Tallis Kansas City Royals AL W 88 74 2
1974 Joe Burke
(Hired June 1974)
Kansas City Royals AL W 77 85 5
1974 Cedric Tallis
(Replaced June 1974)
Kansas City Royals AL W 77 85 5
1975 Joe Burke Kansas City Royals AL W 91 71 2
1976 Joe Burke Kansas City Royals AL W 90 72 1 Won Division
1977 Joe Burke Kansas City Royals AL W 102 60 1 Won Division
1978 Joe Burke Kansas City Royals AL W 92 70 1 Won Division
1979 Joe Burke Kansas City Royals AL W 85 77 2
1980 Joe Burke Kansas City Royals AL W 97 65 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
1981 Joe Burke
(Replaced 10/1981)
Kansas City Royals AL W 50 53 4 Won Division
1982 John Schuerholz
(Promoted Oct. 1981)
Kansas City Royals AL W 90 72 2
1983 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 79 83 2
1984 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 84 78 1 Won Division
1985 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 91 71 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1986 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 76 86 3
1987 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 83 79 2
1988 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 84 77 3
1989 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 92 70 2
1990 John Schuerholz
(Resigned Oct. 1990)
Kansas City Royals AL W 75 86 6
1991 Herk Robinson
(Promoted 10/10/1990)
Kansas City Royals AL W 82 80 6
1992 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL W 72 90 5
1993 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL W 84 78 3
1994 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL C 64 51 3
1995 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL C 70 74 2
1996 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL C 75 86 5
1997 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL C 67 94 5
1998 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL C 72 89 3
1999 Herk Robinson Kansas City Royals AL C 64 97 4
2000 Herk Robinson
(Replaced 6/17/2000)
Kansas City Royals AL C 77 85 4
2001 Allard Baird
(Promoted 6/17/2000)
Kansas City Royals AL C 65 97 5
2002 Allard Baird Kansas City Royals AL C 62 100 4
2003 Allard Baird Kansas City Royals AL C 83 79 3
2004 Allard Baird Kansas City Royals AL C 58 104 5
2005 Allard Baird Kansas City Royals AL C 56 106 5
2006 Allard Baird
(Fired 5/30/2006)
Kansas City Royals AL C 62 100 5
2006 Dayton Moore
(Hired 5/31/2006)
Kansas City Royals AL C 62 100 5
2007 Dayton Moore Kansas City Royals AL C 69 93 5
2008 Dayton Moore Kansas City Royals AL C 75 87 4
2009 Dayton Moore Kansas City Royals AL C 65 97 5
2010 Dayton Moore Kansas City Royals AL C 67 95 5
2011 Dayton Moore Kansas City Royals AL C 71 91 4
2012 Dayton Moore Kansas City Royals AL C 72 90 3
2013 Dayton Moore Kansas City Royals AL C 86 76 3


General Managers | Scouting Directors | Farm Directors


SCOUTING DIRECTORS
Year Name Team Lg Div W L Rank Notes
1969 Charlie Metro Kansas City Royals AL W 69 93 4
1970 Lou Gorman Kansas City Royals AL W 65 97 4
1971 Lou Gorman Kansas City Royals AL W 85 76 2
1972 Lou Gorman Kansas City Royals AL W 76 78 4
1973 Lou Gorman Kansas City Royals AL W 88 74 2
1974 Lou Gorman Kansas City Royals AL W 77 85 5
1975 Lou Gorman Kansas City Royals AL W 91 71 2
1977 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 102 60 1 Won Division
1978 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 92 70 1 Won Division
1979 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 85 77 2
1980 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 97 65 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
1982 Dick Balderson Kansas City Royals AL W 90 72 2
1983 Dick Balderson Kansas City Royals AL W 79 83 2
1984 Dick Balderson Kansas City Royals AL W 84 78 1 Won Division
1985 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 91 71 1 Won Division
Won Pennant
Won World Series
1987 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 83 79 2
1988 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 84 77 3
1989 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 92 70 2
1990 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 75 86 6
1991 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 82 80 6
1992 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 72 90 5
1993 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL W 84 78 3
1994 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL C 64 51 3
1995 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL C 70 74 2
1996 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL C 75 86 5
1997 Art Stewart Kansas City Royals AL C 67 94 5
1998 Terry Wetzel Kansas City Royals AL C 72 89 3
1999 Terry Wetzel Kansas City Royals AL C 64 97 4
2000 Terry Wetzel Kansas City Royals AL C 77 85 4
2001 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 65 97 5
2002 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 62 100 4
2003 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 83 79 3
2004 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 58 104 5
2005 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 56 106 5
2006 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 62 100 5
2007 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 69 93 5
2008 Deric Ladnier Kansas City Royals AL C 75 87 4
2009 JJ Picollo Kansas City Royals AL C 65 97 5
2010 JJ Picollo Kansas City Royals AL C 67 95 5
2011 Lonnie Goldberg Kansas City Royals AL C 71 91 4
2012 Lonnie Goldberg Kansas City Royals AL C 72 90 3
2013 Lonnie Goldberg Kansas City Royals AL C 86 76 3


General Managers | Scouting Directors | Farm Directors


FARM DIRECTORS
Year Name Team Lg Div W L Rank Notes
1969 Lou Gorman Kansas City Royals AL W 69 93 4
1976 John Schuerholz Kansas City Royals AL W 90 72 1 Won Division
1981 Dick Balderson Kansas City Royals AL W 50 53 4 Won Division
1996 Larry Doughty Kansas City Royals AL C 75 86 5
2009 JJ Picollo Kansas City Royals AL C 65 97 5
2010 JJ Picollo Kansas City Royals AL C 67 95 5
2011 Scott Sharp Kansas City Royals AL C 71 91 4
2012 Scott Sharp Kansas City Royals AL C 72 90 3
2013 Scott Sharp Kansas City Royals AL C 86 76 3



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