1989 Kansas City Royals

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Season Overview

92-70 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1989 Kansas City Royals

What was the record of the 1989 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a 92-70 record. They went 55-26 at home and 37-44 on the road.

What division did the 1989 Kansas City Royals play in?

The 1989 Kansas City Royals played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1989 Kansas City Royals?

During the regular season, the 1989 Kansas City Royals went 47-31 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1989 Kansas City Royals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
California Angels 9-4 69.2% +15
Seattle Mariners 9-4 69.2% +12
Texas Rangers 8-5 61.5% +5
Oakland Athletics 7-6 53.8% +12
Minnesota Twins 7-6 53.8% +3
Chicago White Sox 7-6 53.8% -7

What was the 1989 Kansas City Royals record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1989 Kansas City Royals had their best month in August, when they went 21-8 and had a 72.4% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 13-14 and had a 48.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 16-8 66.7% +29
May 14-13 51.9% -1
June 14-12 53.8% +6
July 13-14 48.1% -14
August 21-8 72.4% +33
September 14-14 50% +3
October 0-1 0% -1

Did the 1989 Kansas City Royals make the Postseason?

No, the Royals didn't make the Postseason in 1989.

What was the run differential for the 1989 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a run differential of +55. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Royals could have been expected to have about 87.1 wins, or a 87-75 record in the regular season.

How did the 1989 Kansas City Royals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1989 Kansas City Royals went 29-19.

How did the 1989 Kansas City Royals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1989 Kansas City Royals went 11-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1989 Kansas City Royals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1989 Kansas City Royals was a 9 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1989 Kansas City Royals?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Royals had during the 1989 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1989 Kansas City Royals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 3, 1989 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Apr 5, 1989 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 1
Thu, Apr 6, 1989 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 2
Fri, Apr 7, 1989 vs Boston Red Sox Win 9 - 8
Sat, Apr 8, 1989 vs Boston Red Sox Win 2 - 1 (10)
Sun, Apr 9, 1989 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 8
Mon, Apr 10, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 0
Tue, Apr 11, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 5
Wed, Apr 12, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5 (15)
Fri, Apr 14, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Apr 15, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 10 - 5
Sun, Apr 16, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 8 - 15
Tue, Apr 18, 1989 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 4 (13)
Wed, Apr 19, 1989 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 5 - 6
Thu, Apr 20, 1989 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Apr 21, 1989 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 4
Sat, Apr 22, 1989 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 3
Sun, Apr 23, 1989 @ Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 0
Tue, Apr 25, 1989 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 3
Wed, Apr 26, 1989 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 3
Thu, Apr 27, 1989 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Apr 28, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 1
Sat, Apr 29, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sun, Apr 30, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 0
Tue, May 2, 1989 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 3
Wed, May 3, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 6
Thu, May 4, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 3
Fri, May 5, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 4 (10)
Sat, May 6, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 1 (10)
Sun, May 7, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 8
Tue, May 9, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 1
Wed, May 10, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 2
Thu, May 11, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 12, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 3
Sat, May 13, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 1
Sun, May 14, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Win 3 - 2 (10)
Mon, May 15, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Tue, May 16, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 1
Wed, May 17, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Fri, May 19, 1989 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 2
Sat, May 20, 1989 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 2
Sun, May 21, 1989 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 4
Mon, May 22, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 4
Tue, May 23, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Loss 8 - 10
Wed, May 24, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Win 6 - 4
Fri, May 26, 1989 vs Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 3
Sat, May 27, 1989 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 1
Sun, May 28, 1989 vs Detroit Tigers Win 9 - 5
Mon, May 29, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 1
Tue, May 30, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 7
Wed, May 31, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 7
Fri, Jun 2, 1989 @ California Angels Win 4 - 0
Sat, Jun 3, 1989 @ California Angels Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 4, 1989 @ California Angels Loss 1 - 5
Mon, Jun 5, 1989 @ Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 3 (13)
Tue, Jun 6, 1989 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jun 7, 1989 @ Seattle Mariners Win 9 - 6
Fri, Jun 9, 1989 vs California Angels Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jun 10, 1989 vs California Angels Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jun 11, 1989 vs California Angels Win 5 - 3
Mon, Jun 12, 1989 vs Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 1 (11)
Tue, Jun 13, 1989 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 3
Wed, Jun 14, 1989 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Jun 15, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jun 16, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jun 17, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 18, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 4
Tue, Jun 20, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 2 (11)
Wed, Jun 21, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 0
Thu, Jun 22, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Fri, Jun 23, 1989 vs New York Yankees Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jun 24, 1989 vs New York Yankees Loss 5 - 12
Sun, Jun 25, 1989 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jun 27, 1989 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 8
Wed, Jun 28, 1989 vs Seattle Mariners Win 12 - 7
Thu, Jun 29, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 12
Fri, Jun 30, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 3
Sat, Jul 1, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Jul 2, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 7
Mon, Jul 3, 1989 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Jul 4, 1989 @ Oakland Athletics Win 10 - 1
Wed, Jul 5, 1989 @ Oakland Athletics Win 12 - 9 (11)
Thu, Jul 6, 1989 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 3
Fri, Jul 7, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jul 8, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 3 (11)
Sun, Jul 9, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Thu, Jul 13, 1989 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 6
Fri, Jul 14, 1989 @ New York Yankees Win 14 - 5
Fri, Jul 14, 1989 @ New York Yankees Loss 7 - 9
Sat, Jul 15, 1989 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jul 16, 1989 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 10
Mon, Jul 17, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jul 18, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 9 - 4
Wed, Jul 19, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 7
Thu, Jul 20, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 4
Fri, Jul 21, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jul 22, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 1
Sun, Jul 23, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 5 - 17
Tue, Jul 25, 1989 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 10
Wed, Jul 26, 1989 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 4
Thu, Jul 27, 1989 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Jul 28, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4 (13)
Sat, Jul 29, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 0
Sun, Jul 30, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 6
Tue, Aug 1, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 1