1976 Kansas City Royals

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90-72 Lost ALCS
Record Outcome

1976 Kansas City Royals

What was the record of the 1976 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a 90-72 record. They went 49-32 at home and 41-40 on the road. Including the postseason, the Kansas City Royals went 92-75. Their final game was a loss in the AL Championship Series to the New York Yankees.

What division did the 1976 Kansas City Royals play in?

The 1976 Kansas City Royals played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1976 Kansas City Royals?

During the regular season, the 1976 Kansas City Royals went 46-44 against their AL West opponents.

Who won the AL West in 1976?

The Royals won the AL West in the 1976 season with a 90-72 record. The Athletics finished 2.5 games back with a 87-74 record. The Twins finished 5 games back with a 85-77 record. The Angels finished 14 games back with a 76-86 record. The Rangers finished 14 games back with a 76-86 record. The White Sox finished 25.5 games back with a 64-97 record.

What was the 1976 Kansas City Royals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Chicago White Sox 10-8 55.6% +21
Minnesota Twins 10-8 55.6% +19
California Angels 10-8 55.6% +6
Oakland Athletics 9-9 50% -27
Texas Rangers 7-11 38.9% +4

What was the 1976 Kansas City Royals record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1976 Kansas City Royals had their best month in May, when they went 20-10 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 5-7 and had a 41.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 5-7 41.7% -10
May 20-10 66.7% +57
June 19-10 65.5% +46
July 17-12 58.6% +2
August 17-14 54.8% +37
September 12-16 42.9% -26
October 0-3 0% -4

Did the 1976 Kansas City Royals make the Postseason?

Yes, the Kansas City Royals made the Postseason in 1976. They lost their only series against the New York Yankees in the AL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 1976 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a run differential of +102. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Royals could have been expected to have about 92.4 wins, or a 92-70 record in the regular season.

How did the 1976 Kansas City Royals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1976 Kansas City Royals went 29-31.

How did the 1976 Kansas City Royals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1976 Kansas City Royals went 13-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1976 Kansas City Royals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1976 Kansas City Royals was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1976 Kansas City Royals?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Royals had during the 1976 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1976 Kansas City Royals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Apr 9, 1976 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 4
Tue, Apr 13, 1976 vs California Angels Win 7 - 4
Wed, Apr 14, 1976 vs California Angels Loss 6 - 7
Thu, Apr 15, 1976 vs California Angels Loss 1 - 5
Fri, Apr 16, 1976 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Sat, Apr 17, 1976 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Sun, Apr 18, 1976 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 6
Tue, Apr 20, 1976 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Apr 22, 1976 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 1
Fri, Apr 23, 1976 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Sat, Apr 24, 1976 @ New York Yankees Loss 8 - 9 (11)
Fri, Apr 30, 1976 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 1, 1976 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 1
Sun, May 2, 1976 vs New York Yankees Win 2 - 1 (11)
Tue, May 4, 1976 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 5
Wed, May 5, 1976 @ Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 4
Fri, May 7, 1976 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4
Sat, May 8, 1976 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Sun, May 9, 1976 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 4
Mon, May 10, 1976 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Tue, May 11, 1976 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 3
Wed, May 12, 1976 vs Minnesota Twins Win 17 - 5
Thu, May 13, 1976 vs Chicago White Sox Win 13 - 2
Fri, May 14, 1976 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 1
Sat, May 15, 1976 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1 (12)
Sun, May 16, 1976 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 4
Mon, May 17, 1976 vs Texas Rangers Win 8 - 7 (12)
Tue, May 18, 1976 vs Texas Rangers Win 3 - 1
Wed, May 19, 1976 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 2
Thu, May 20, 1976 vs Oakland Athletics Win 8 - 4
Fri, May 21, 1976 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Sat, May 22, 1976 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 5
Sun, May 23, 1976 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 3
Mon, May 24, 1976 @ Texas Rangers Win 14 - 11
Wed, May 26, 1976 @ Texas Rangers Win 14 - 2
Wed, May 26, 1976 @ Texas Rangers Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Thu, May 27, 1976 @ Texas Rangers Loss 4 - 6
Fri, May 28, 1976 @ California Angels Win 3 - 0
Sat, May 29, 1976 @ California Angels Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 29, 1976 @ California Angels Loss 2 - 7
Sun, May 30, 1976 @ California Angels Win 3 - 2 (14)
Mon, May 31, 1976 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 10
Tue, Jun 1, 1976 @ Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 2
Wed, Jun 2, 1976 @ Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 3 (12)
Fri, Jun 4, 1976 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jun 5, 1976 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 4
Sat, Jun 5, 1976 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 2
Sun, Jun 6, 1976 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 4 (14)
Mon, Jun 7, 1976 vs Detroit Tigers Win 10 - 0
Tue, Jun 8, 1976 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Jun 9, 1976 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 3
Thu, Jun 10, 1976 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 0
Fri, Jun 11, 1976 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 0
Sat, Jun 12, 1976 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 6
Sun, Jun 13, 1976 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 8 - 4
Mon, Jun 14, 1976 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jun 15, 1976 @ Detroit Tigers Win 21 - 7
Wed, Jun 16, 1976 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jun 18, 1976 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Sat, Jun 19, 1976 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jun 20, 1976 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 8 - 11
Mon, Jun 21, 1976 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2 (11)
Tue, Jun 22, 1976 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 8 - 14
Wed, Jun 23, 1976 @ Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 7
Thu, Jun 24, 1976 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jun 25, 1976 vs California Angels Win 6 - 3
Sat, Jun 26, 1976 vs California Angels Win 3 - 0
Sun, Jun 27, 1976 vs California Angels Win 5 - 4 (11)
Mon, Jun 28, 1976 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4
Tue, Jun 29, 1976 @ Minnesota Twins Win 1 - 0 (10)
Wed, Jun 30, 1976 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 2
Thu, Jul 1, 1976 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Jul 2, 1976 vs Oakland Athletics Win 8 - 5
Sat, Jul 3, 1976 vs Oakland Athletics Win 7 - 5
Sun, Jul 4, 1976 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 6
Mon, Jul 5, 1976 @ New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jul 6, 1976 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jul 6, 1976 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 7
Wed, Jul 7, 1976 @ New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jul 9, 1976 @ Detroit Tigers Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jul 10, 1976 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jul 11, 1976 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 5 - 6 (12)
Thu, Jul 15, 1976 vs Boston Red Sox Win 12 - 5
Thu, Jul 15, 1976 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Jul 16, 1976 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 1
Fri, Jul 16, 1976 vs Boston Red Sox Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 17, 1976 vs Boston Red Sox Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jul 18, 1976 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 3
Mon, Jul 19, 1976 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4
Tue, Jul 20, 1976 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 10
Wed, Jul 21, 1976 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Jul 22, 1976 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jul 23, 1976 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 2
Sat, Jul 24, 1976 @ Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jul 25, 1976 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 9
Mon, Jul 26, 1976 @ California Angels Win 4 - 0
Tue, Jul 27, 1976 @ California Angels Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jul 28, 1976 @ California Angels Win 3 - 2 (15)
Fri, Jul 30, 1976 vs Texas Rangers Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jul 31, 1976 vs Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Aug 1, 1976 vs Texas Rangers Loss 4 - 8
Tue, Aug 3, 1976 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 1
Wed, Aug 4, 1976 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 2
Thu, Aug 5, 1976 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 4
Fri, Aug 6, 1976 @ Chicago White Sox Win 9 - 2
Fri, Aug 6, 1976 @ Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 3
Sat, Aug 7, 1976 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Aug 8, 1976 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Aug 8, 1976 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 1
Mon, Aug 9, 1976 vs New York Yankees Win 8 - 2
Tue, Aug 10, 1976 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2 (11)
Wed, Aug 11, 1976 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Aug 13, 1976 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Aug 14, 1976 vs Detroit Tigers Win 15 - 3
Sun, Aug 15, 1976 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 3
Mon, Aug 16, 1976 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Tue, Aug 17, 1976 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3 (10)
Wed, Aug 18, 1976 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 4
Thu, Aug 19, 1976 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 6
Fri, Aug 20, 1976 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 0