1973 Kansas City Royals Roster

The 1973 Kansas City Royals team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1973 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1973 Kansas City Royals Opening Day starters list, a 1973 Kansas City Royals salary list, a 1973 Kansas City Royals uniform number breakdown and a 1973 Kansas City Royals primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1973 Kansas City Royals

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Complete Roster

5-11
175
Left
Left
1947-09-24
6-04
180
Right
Right
1950-03-05
5-11
185
Left
Left
1943-08-02
6-02
205
Right
Right
1949-09-29
6-02
205
Right
Right
1941-06-15
6-01
190
Right
Right
1945-06-25
6-02
190
Right
Both
1946-03-21
5-10
175
Right
Right
1947-11-13
6-01
200
Left
Right
1936-11-12
6-03
190
Left
Left
1946-03-27
6-03
210
Right
Left
1953-01-17
5-10
170
Left
Left
1944-02-29
5-10
175
Right
Both
1947-02-05
6-03
220
Right
Right
1948-12-02
6-03
210
Left
Left
1946-10-08
6-02
210
Right
Right
1946-09-04
6-05
220
Right
Right
1946-09-06
5-10
190
Right
Right
1948-11-07
195
Right
Right
1943-12-14
6-02
207
Right
Right
1944-01-20
6-01
185
Right
Right
1947-01-23
6-00
200
Right
Left
1953-05-15
6-00
181
Right
Right
1943-10-20
6-03
220
Left
Left
1949-02-18
6-02
215
Right
Right
1951-02-24
5-05
148
Right
Right
1944-10-09
5-10
170
Right
Right
1939-03-06
5-11
180
Right
Right
1943-03-03
5-11
170
Right
Right
1950-09-04
5-10
188
Left
Left
1944-12-18
5-11½
195
Right
Left
1944-10-08
6-02
175
Right
Right
1951-07-02
5-11
180
Right
Right
1945-07-10
5-11
166
Right
Right
1947-04-26
6-02
198
Right
Right
1943-08-28
5-10
175
Right
Left
1951-10-30
5-10
200
Right
Left
1943-02-19
6-03
215
Right
Right
1943-03-16
5-11
175
Right
Right
1951-02-28
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The 1973 Kansas City Royals played 162 games during the regular season, won 88 games, lost 74 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Royals Stadium (Park Factors: 108/108) where 1,345,341 fans witnessed their 1973 Royals finish the season with a .543 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1973 Kansas City Royals Opening Day starters list, a 1973 Kansas City Royals salary list, a 1973 Kansas City Royals uniform number breakdown and a 1973 Kansas City Royals primary starters list:

1973 Kansas City Royals
Salaries

John Mayberry $50,000.00
Lou Piniella $45,000.00
Freddie Patek $40,000.00
Dick Drago $37,500.00
Joe Hoerner $37,000.00
Ed Kirkpatrick $35,000.00
Hal McRae $28,500.00
Wayne Simpson $27,500.00
Fran Healy $19,500.00
Gene Garber $16,000.00
Norm Angelini $15,000.00
Doug Bird $15,000.00
George Brett $15,000.00
Steve Busby $15,000.00
Mark Littell $15,000.00
Keith Marshall $15,000.00
Frank Ortenzio $15,000.00
Tom Poquette $15,000.00
Barry Raziano $15,000.00
Frank White $15,000.00
Jim Wohlford $15,000.00
Ken Wright $15,000.00
Kurt Bevacqua $14,000.00

Did you know that a 1973 Kansas City Royals Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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