2008 Kansas City Royals

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Season Overview

75-87 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

2008 Kansas City Royals

What was the record of the 2008 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a 75-87 record. They went 38-43 at home and 37-44 on the road.

What division did the 2008 Kansas City Royals play in?

The 2008 Kansas City Royals played in the Central Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 2008 Kansas City Royals?

During the regular season, the 2008 Kansas City Royals went 31-41 against their AL Central opponents.

What was the 2008 Kansas City Royals record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Detroit Tigers 11-7 61.1% +7
Cleveland Indians 8-10 44.4% -18
Chicago White Sox 6-12 33.3% -18
Minnesota Twins 6-12 33.3% -23

What was the 2008 Kansas City Royals record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 2008 Kansas City Royals had their best month in September, when they went 18-8 and had a 69.2% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 7-20 and had a 25.9% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 1-0 100% +1
April 11-15 42.3% -30
May 10-19 34.5% -29
June 16-11 59.3% +12
July 12-14 46.2% -28
August 7-20 25.9% -53
September 18-8 69.2% +37

Did the 2008 Kansas City Royals make the Postseason?

No, the Royals didn't make the Postseason in 2008.

What was the run differential for the 2008 Kansas City Royals?

The Kansas City Royals finished the regular season with a run differential of -90. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Royals could have been expected to have about 72.0 wins, or a 72-90 record in the regular season.

How did the 2008 Kansas City Royals perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 2008 Kansas City Royals went 21-19.

How did the 2008 Kansas City Royals perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 2008 Kansas City Royals went 7-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 2008 Kansas City Royals?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 2008 Kansas City Royals was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 2008 Kansas City Royals?

The longest losing streak that the Kansas City Royals had during the 2008 regular season was 12 games, which happened once during the season.

2008 Kansas City Royals Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Mar 31, 2008 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4 (11)
Wed, Apr 2, 2008 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 0
Thu, Apr 3, 2008 @ Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 1
Fri, Apr 4, 2008 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Apr 5, 2008 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Apr 6, 2008 @ Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 1
Tue, Apr 8, 2008 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 2
Wed, Apr 9, 2008 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 0
Thu, Apr 10, 2008 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 6
Fri, Apr 11, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 5
Sat, Apr 12, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Apr 13, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Mon, Apr 14, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 1
Tue, Apr 15, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 6 - 11
Wed, Apr 16, 2008 @ Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Win 3 - 2
Thu, Apr 17, 2008 @ Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Apr 18, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 13
Sat, Apr 19, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Apr 20, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 7
Tue, Apr 22, 2008 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 15
Thu, Apr 24, 2008 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 9
Thu, Apr 24, 2008 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Apr 25, 2008 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 8 - 4
Sat, Apr 26, 2008 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 1
Sun, Apr 27, 2008 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Apr 29, 2008 @ Texas Rangers Win 9 - 5
Wed, Apr 30, 2008 @ Texas Rangers Loss 9 - 11
Thu, May 1, 2008 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 2
Sat, May 3, 2008 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 2
Sun, May 4, 2008 @ Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 0
Mon, May 5, 2008 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 0 - 4
Tue, May 6, 2008 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 3 - 5
Wed, May 7, 2008 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Win 9 - 4
Thu, May 8, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 4
Fri, May 9, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 7
Sat, May 10, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 5 - 6
Sun, May 11, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 0
Tue, May 13, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Win 3 - 2
Wed, May 14, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Win 2 - 0
Thu, May 15, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 4
Fri, May 16, 2008 @ Florida Marlins Win 7 - 6
Sat, May 17, 2008 @ Florida Marlins Loss 3 - 7
Sun, May 18, 2008 @ Florida Marlins Win 9 - 3
Mon, May 19, 2008 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 7
Tue, May 20, 2008 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 2
Wed, May 21, 2008 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 6
Thu, May 22, 2008 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 8 - 11
Fri, May 23, 2008 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 7
Sat, May 24, 2008 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 6
Sun, May 25, 2008 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 3
Mon, May 26, 2008 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 7
Tue, May 27, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4 (12)
Wed, May 28, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 8 - 9 (10)
Thu, May 29, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 5
Fri, May 30, 2008 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 5
Sat, May 31, 2008 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jun 1, 2008 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Tue, Jun 3, 2008 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 9
Wed, Jun 4, 2008 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 6 (15)
Thu, Jun 5, 2008 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 6
Fri, Jun 6, 2008 @ New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Sat, Jun 7, 2008 @ New York Yankees Loss 11 - 12
Sun, Jun 8, 2008 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Jun 9, 2008 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Tue, Jun 10, 2008 vs Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Jun 11, 2008 vs Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 11
Thu, Jun 12, 2008 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 5
Fri, Jun 13, 2008 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 0 - 1 (10)
Sat, Jun 14, 2008 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Win 12 - 3
Sun, Jun 15, 2008 @ Arizona Diamondbacks Win 8 - 3
Tue, Jun 17, 2008 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 18, 2008 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jun 19, 2008 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 1
Fri, Jun 20, 2008 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 9
Sat, Jun 21, 2008 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jun 22, 2008 vs San Francisco Giants Win 11 - 10
Mon, Jun 23, 2008 vs Colorado Rockies Win 8 - 4
Tue, Jun 24, 2008 vs Colorado Rockies Win 7 - 3
Wed, Jun 25, 2008 vs Colorado Rockies Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jun 27, 2008 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 2
Sat, Jun 28, 2008 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Jun 29, 2008 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 6 - 9
Mon, Jun 30, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 5 (11)
Tue, Jul 1, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 5 - 7
Wed, Jul 2, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 5
Thu, Jul 3, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 10 - 7
Fri, Jul 4, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 2 - 11
Sat, Jul 5, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jul 6, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 2 - 9
Mon, Jul 7, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Win 7 - 4 (10)
Tue, Jul 8, 2008 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 7 - 8 (13)
Wed, Jul 9, 2008 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 7
Thu, Jul 10, 2008 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 1
Fri, Jul 11, 2008 vs Seattle Mariners Win 3 - 1
Sat, Jul 12, 2008 vs Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jul 13, 2008 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jul 18, 2008 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 9
Sat, Jul 19, 2008 @ Chicago White Sox Win 9 - 1
Sun, Jul 20, 2008 @ Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 7
Mon, Jul 21, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 19
Tue, Jul 22, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 7
Wed, Jul 23, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 7
Thu, Jul 24, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jul 25, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Jul 26, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Loss 3 - 5