1986 Kansas City Royals

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76-86 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1986 Kansas City Royals

What was the record of the 1986 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a 76-86 record. They went 45-36 at home and 31-50 on the road.

What division did the 1986 Kansas City Royals play in?

The 1986 Kansas City Royals played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1986 Kansas City Royals?

During the regular season, the 1986 Kansas City Royals went 38-40 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1986 Kansas City Royals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Texas Rangers 8-5 61.5% +13
Oakland Athletics 8-5 61.5% +6
Minnesota Twins 6-7 46.2% +6
Chicago White Sox 6-7 46.2% -8
Seattle Mariners 5-8 38.5% -4
California Angels 5-8 38.5% -14

What was the 1986 Kansas City Royals record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1986 Kansas City Royals had their best month in August, when they went 14-14 and had a 50% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 9-17 and had a 34.6% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 9-10 47.4% +1
May 14-14 50% +8
June 14-15 48.3% -1
July 9-17 34.6% -42
August 14-14 50% +18
September 13-15 46.4% -5
October 3-1 75% +2

Did the 1986 Kansas City Royals make the Postseason?

No, the Royals didn't make the Postseason in 1986.

What was the run differential for the 1986 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a run differential of -19. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Royals could have been expected to have about 78.9 wins, or a 79-83 record in the regular season.

How did the 1986 Kansas City Royals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1986 Kansas City Royals went 25-28.

How did the 1986 Kansas City Royals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1986 Kansas City Royals went 6-10 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1986 Kansas City Royals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1986 Kansas City Royals was a 4 game winning streak on 5 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1986 Kansas City Royals?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Royals had during the 1986 regular season was 11 games, which happened once during the season.

1986 Kansas City Royals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 8, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Apr 9, 1986 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 4
Thu, Apr 10, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Fri, Apr 11, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 6
Sat, Apr 12, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 1 - 0
Sun, Apr 13, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 7 - 4
Mon, Apr 14, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 2
Wed, Apr 16, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 1 - 0
Thu, Apr 17, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 6
Fri, Apr 18, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 4
Sat, Apr 19, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Apr 20, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 6 - 4
Mon, Apr 21, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 8
Tue, Apr 22, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Apr 23, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Apr 25, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 0
Sat, Apr 26, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 6
Tue, Apr 29, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Apr 30, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 3
Fri, May 2, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 0
Sat, May 3, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 4, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 11 - 1
Mon, May 5, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Tue, May 6, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 6
Wed, May 7, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 7
Fri, May 9, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 4
Sat, May 10, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 5
Sun, May 11, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4
Mon, May 12, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 5
Tue, May 13, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 2 (11)
Wed, May 14, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 0
Thu, May 15, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3
Fri, May 16, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 17, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 7
Sun, May 18, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 5
Mon, May 19, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Win 6 - 4
Tue, May 20, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 0 - 4
Wed, May 21, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Thu, May 22, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Win 5 - 4
Fri, May 23, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 4
Sat, May 24, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 25, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1 (17)
Mon, May 26, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 4
Tue, May 27, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 9
Wed, May 28, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 30, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 12 - 2
Sat, May 31, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 8 - 1
Sun, Jun 1, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 5 - 3
Mon, Jun 2, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 7
Tue, Jun 3, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jun 4, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 6
Thu, Jun 5, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 2
Fri, Jun 6, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jun 7, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Jun 8, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 5
Mon, Jun 9, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Jun 10, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Win 9 - 5
Wed, Jun 11, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 12
Thu, Jun 12, 1986 @ California Angels Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jun 13, 1986 @ California Angels Win 10 - 2
Sat, Jun 14, 1986 @ California Angels Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jun 15, 1986 @ California Angels Win 6 - 5
Mon, Jun 16, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 2 (11)
Tue, Jun 17, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 18, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Jun 20, 1986 vs California Angels Loss 2 - 6
Sat, Jun 21, 1986 vs California Angels Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 22, 1986 vs California Angels Win 7 - 4
Mon, Jun 23, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 3
Tue, Jun 24, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 8
Wed, Jun 25, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 4
Thu, Jun 26, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 9 - 2
Fri, Jun 27, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Jun 28, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 7
Sun, Jun 29, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 9
Mon, Jun 30, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 1, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 5 - 8
Wed, Jul 2, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jul 4, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 10
Sat, Jul 5, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 10
Sun, Jul 6, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 5
Mon, Jul 7, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 8
Tue, Jul 8, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 8 (13)
Wed, Jul 9, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 0
Fri, Jul 11, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jul 11, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 7 - 8 (11)
Sat, Jul 12, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 4
Sun, Jul 13, 1986 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Jul 17, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 1
Fri, Jul 18, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jul 19, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jul 20, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Mon, Jul 21, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 1
Tue, Jul 22, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jul 23, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 3
Thu, Jul 24, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Win 1 - 0
Fri, Jul 25, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 9
Sat, Jul 26, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Sun, Jul 27, 1986 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4
Mon, Jul 28, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 6
Tue, Jul 29, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jul 30, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Aug 1, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Aug 2, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 13 - 2
Sun, Aug 3, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Aug 5, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 8 - 6
Wed, Aug 6, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 8
Thu, Aug 7, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Aug 8, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 2
Sat, Aug 9, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Aug 10, 1986 @ New York Yankees Win 13 - 3
Tue, Aug 12, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 1
Tue, Aug 12, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5
Wed, Aug 13, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Aug 14, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 11
Fri, Aug 15, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Aug 16, 1986 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 2
Sun, Aug 17, 1986 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 0
Tue, Aug 19, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 9 - 8 (11)
Wed, Aug 20, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 7
Thu, Aug 21, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 3
Fri, Aug 22, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 2