1973 Kansas City Royals

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Season Overview

88-74 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1973 Kansas City Royals

What was the record of the 1973 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a 88-74 record. They went 48-33 at home and 40-41 on the road.

What division did the 1973 Kansas City Royals play in?

The 1973 Kansas City Royals played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1973 Kansas City Royals?

During the regular season, the 1973 Kansas City Royals went 48-42 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1973 Kansas City Royals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Chicago White Sox 12-6 66.7% +20
Texas Rangers 11-7 61.1% +25
Minnesota Twins 9-9 50% -20
California Angels 8-10 44.4% +1
Oakland Athletics 8-10 44.4% -10

Did the 1973 Kansas City Royals make the Postseason?

No, the Royals didn't make the Postseason in 1973.

What was the run differential for the 1973 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a run differential of +3. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Royals could have been expected to have about 81.3 wins, or a 81-81 record in the regular season.

How did the 1973 Kansas City Royals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1973 Kansas City Royals went 30-21.

How did the 1973 Kansas City Royals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1973 Kansas City Royals went 9-5 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1973 Kansas City Royals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1973 Kansas City Royals was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1973 Kansas City Royals?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Royals had during the 1973 regular season was 5 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1973 Kansas City Royals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Apr 6, 1973 @ California Angels Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 7, 1973 @ California Angels Win 12 - 5
Sun, Apr 8, 1973 @ California Angels Win 6 - 5
Tue, Apr 10, 1973 vs Texas Rangers Win 12 - 1
Wed, Apr 11, 1973 vs Texas Rangers Win 9 - 6
Thu, Apr 12, 1973 vs Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Apr 13, 1973 @ Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 5
Sat, Apr 14, 1973 @ Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 0
Sun, Apr 15, 1973 @ Chicago White Sox Win 12 - 5
Tue, Apr 17, 1973 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 4 (14)
Wed, Apr 18, 1973 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 6 - 7
Thu, Apr 19, 1973 vs Oakland Athletics Win 16 - 8
Fri, Apr 20, 1973 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 16
Sun, Apr 22, 1973 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 1
Sun, Apr 22, 1973 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 8
Tue, Apr 24, 1973 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 9
Wed, Apr 25, 1973 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2
Thu, Apr 26, 1973 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Apr 27, 1973 @ Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 0
Sat, Apr 28, 1973 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 4
Sun, Apr 29, 1973 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 6
Tue, May 1, 1973 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 6
Wed, May 2, 1973 @ New York Yankees Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 4, 1973 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 3
Sat, May 5, 1973 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 9 - 7
Sun, May 6, 1973 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 3
Tue, May 8, 1973 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 2
Wed, May 9, 1973 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 4
Thu, May 10, 1973 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 2
Fri, May 11, 1973 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 2
Sat, May 12, 1973 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 2
Sun, May 13, 1973 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 5
Mon, May 14, 1973 vs California Angels Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Tue, May 15, 1973 vs California Angels Loss 0 - 3
Wed, May 16, 1973 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 2
Thu, May 17, 1973 @ Texas Rangers Win 6 - 1
Fri, May 18, 1973 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 19, 1973 @ Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 2
Sun, May 20, 1973 @ Oakland Athletics Win 8 - 2
Mon, May 21, 1973 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 5
Tue, May 22, 1973 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 7 - 8
Wed, May 23, 1973 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 8
Thu, May 24, 1973 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 2
Fri, May 25, 1973 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 4 (10)
Sun, May 27, 1973 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 7
Sun, May 27, 1973 vs Boston Red Sox Win 13 - 3
Mon, May 28, 1973 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 4
Tue, May 29, 1973 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Wed, May 30, 1973 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5
Thu, May 31, 1973 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 1
Fri, Jun 1, 1973 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4
Sat, Jun 2, 1973 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 1
Sun, Jun 3, 1973 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4
Mon, Jun 4, 1973 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Jun 5, 1973 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 9
Wed, Jun 6, 1973 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Fri, Jun 8, 1973 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 8
Sat, Jun 9, 1973 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jun 10, 1973 vs New York Yankees Win 7 - 4
Tue, Jun 12, 1973 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Jun 13, 1973 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jun 14, 1973 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 8
Fri, Jun 15, 1973 @ Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 2
Sat, Jun 16, 1973 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2 (11)
Sun, Jun 17, 1973 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jun 17, 1973 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 2
Mon, Jun 18, 1973 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 9
Tue, Jun 19, 1973 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 6 - 11
Wed, Jun 20, 1973 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 4 (12)
Fri, Jun 22, 1973 vs Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Jun 23, 1973 vs Texas Rangers Win 8 - 7
Sun, Jun 24, 1973 vs Texas Rangers Win 10 - 6
Sun, Jun 24, 1973 vs Texas Rangers Win 7 - 4
Mon, Jun 25, 1973 @ California Angels Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jun 26, 1973 @ California Angels Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Jun 27, 1973 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Jun 28, 1973 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jun 29, 1973 @ Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Jun 30, 1973 @ Texas Rangers Win 8 - 3
Sat, Jun 30, 1973 @ Texas Rangers Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jul 1, 1973 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 8
Mon, Jul 2, 1973 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jul 3, 1973 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 6
Wed, Jul 4, 1973 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 4
Thu, Jul 5, 1973 @ Minnesota Twins Win 12 - 10
Fri, Jul 6, 1973 vs Detroit Tigers Win 12 - 1
Sat, Jul 7, 1973 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jul 8, 1973 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 3
Mon, Jul 9, 1973 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 13 - 6
Tue, Jul 10, 1973 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 3
Wed, Jul 11, 1973 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 8
Thu, Jul 12, 1973 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 10
Fri, Jul 13, 1973 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 5
Sat, Jul 14, 1973 @ New York Yankees Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jul 15, 1973 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 2
Mon, Jul 16, 1973 @ Detroit Tigers Win 10 - 2
Tue, Jul 17, 1973 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 18, 1973 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 14
Fri, Jul 20, 1973 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jul 21, 1973 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jul 22, 1973 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 5
Thu, Jul 26, 1973 vs Chicago White Sox Win 1 - 0
Thu, Jul 26, 1973 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 7
Fri, Jul 27, 1973 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1 (10)
Sat, Jul 28, 1973 vs California Angels Loss 8 - 19
Sun, Jul 29, 1973 vs California Angels Win 7 - 0
Sun, Jul 29, 1973 vs California Angels Win 7 - 6 (11)
Tue, Jul 31, 1973 @ Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1