Royals Birthdays – November 9

Thumbnail image for 1976 ALCS Game 2 - Royals First Playoff Win - Herzog.jpg1978 - Jason Standridge (Pitcher – 2007)

1974 – Jose Rosado (Pitcher – 1996-00)

1974 – Jeff D’Amico (Pitcher – 2000)

1971 – Jon Nunnally (Outfielder – 1995-97)

1931 – RHOF Member – Whitey Herzog (Manager – 1975-79)

Happy Birthday!

 

Did You Know: Whitey Herzog still holds the Royals Franchise record for wins by a manager with 410. However he was also the losing manager for the visting club on two big moments in Royals history.

The first is obviously Game Seven of the 1985 World Series win Whitey’s Cardinals were defeated by the Royals 11-0 on October 27, 1985. He was also the manager of the Texas Rangers at the first-ever game at Royals Stadium on April 10, 1973. It was another Kansas City blowout with the Royals beating the Rangers 12-1.

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