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1999 Kansas City Royals
Major league affiliations
1999 information
Owner(s) David Glass
Manager(s) Tony Muser
Local television KMBC-TV
Fox Sports Rocky Mountain
(Paul Splittorff, Bob Davis)
Local radio KMBZ
(Denny Matthews, Ryan Lefebvre)

The 1999 Kansas City Royals season involved the Royals finishing 4th in the American League Central with a record of 64 wins and 97 losses.



  • October 30, 1998: Rico Rossy was signed as a free agent by the Royals.[1]

Regular season


Season standings

AL Central W L Pct. GB
Cleveland Indians   97   65 .599    --
Chicago White Sox   75   86 .466 21.5
Detroit Tigers   69   92 .429 27.5
Kansas City Royals   64   97 .398 32.5
Minnesota Twins   63   97 .394 33.0

Notable transactions


1999 Kansas City Royals
Pitchers Catchers


Outfielders Manager


Player stats


Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI


Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Omaha Golden Spikes Pacific Coast League Ron Johnson
AA Wichita Wranglers Texas League John Mizerock
A Wilmington Blue Rocks Carolina League Jeff Garber
A Charleston Alley Cats South Atlantic League Tom Poquette
Short-Season A Spokane Indians Northwest League Kevin Long
Rookie GCL Royals Gulf Coast League Andre David

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Wichita, Spokane; LEAGUE CO-CHAMPIONS: Wilmington[4]


  1. ^ Rico Rossy page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Sports Illustrated, Oct. 27, 2008, p.24, Vol. 109, No. 16
  3. ^ Jeff D'Amico page at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007


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