2002 Kansas City Royals season
|2002 Kansas City Royals|
|Major League affiliations|
|Manager(s)||Tony Muser, John Mizerock, and Tony Pena|
FSN Rocky Mountain
(Paul Splittorff, Bob Davis)
(Denny Matthews, Ryan Lefebvre)
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- Offseason 1
Regular season 2
- Season standings 2.1
- Notable transactions 2.2
- Roster 2.3
Player stats 3
- Starters by position 3.1.1
- Other batters 3.1.2
- Starting pitchers 3.2.1
- Other pitchers 3.2.2
- Relief pitchers 3.2.3
- Batting 3.1
- Farm system 4
- Notes 5
- References 6
- December 18, 2001: Chuck Knoblauch was signed as a Free Agent with the Kansas City Royals.
- December 19, 2001: Traded a PTBNL to the Chicago Cubs for Michael Tucker. The Royals sent Shawn Sonnier to Chicago on March 15, 2002, to complete the trade.
- January 10, 2002: Paul Byrd was signed as a Free Agent with the Kansas City Royals.
- March 28, 2002: Donzell McDonald was assigned to the Kansas City Royals by the Cleveland Indians.
|Chicago White Sox||81||81||0.500||13½||47–34||34–47|
|Kansas City Royals||62||100||0.383||32½||37–44||25–56|
- June 4, 2002: Zack Greinke was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 1st round (6th pick) of the 2002 amateur draft. Player signed July 13, 2002.
Starters by positionNote: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
Other battersNote: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
Starting pitchersNote: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Other pitchersNote: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Relief pitchersNote: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
- Chuck Knoblauch Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
- Michael Tucker Baseball Reference page
- Paul Byrd Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
- Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007
- 2002 Kansas City Royals team page at Baseball Reference
- 2002 Kansas City Royals team page at www.baseball-almanac.com