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7 JOHN MAYBERRY (Franchise player #0064 - 1972-2)

All-Star

Position: 1B-DH

John Mayberry

John Claiborn Mayberry
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 220 lb.

Born: February 18, 1949 in Detroit, MI
Acquired: December 2, 1971: Traded by the Houston Astros with Dave Grangaard to the Royals for Jim York and Lance Clemons

Departed: April 4, 1978: Sold to the Toronto Blue Jays

MLB Debut: September 10, 1968
Final MLB Game: September 28, 1982
Royals Debut: April 15, 1972
Final Royals Game:
October 8, 1977 (ALCS)
Member of the Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame - Class of 1996

Awards & Achievements (with the Royals)
Royals Player of the Month: June 1972, September 1972, May 1973, June 1973, July 1975, August 1975
Royals Player of the Year: 1972
American League Player of the Week: June 18, 1974 & July 6, 1975
American League Player of the Month: July 1975
Sporting News All-AL Team: 1973 & 1975
UPI All-MLB Team: 1973 & 1975
American League All-Star: 1973 & 1974
Finished 2nd in the AL MVP voting in 1975 (behind Fred Lynn)
Led AL in runs created in 1975
Led AL in On-Base Percentage in 1973
Led AL with 17 intentional walks in 1973
Led AL in sacrifice flies in 1976
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold) (led league in red)
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1972 149 503 65 150 24 3 25 100 0 2 78 74 .298
1973 152 510 87 142 20 2 26 100 3 0 122 79 .278
1974 126 427 63 100 13 1 22 69 4 2 77 72 .234
1975 156 554 95 161 38 1 34 106 5 3 119 73 .291
1976 161 594 76 138 22 2 13 95 3 2 82 73 .232
1977 153 543 73 125 22 1 23 82 1 3 83 86 .230
w/Royals 897 3131 459 816 139 10 143 552 16 12 561 457 .261
Career 1620 5447 733 1379 211 19 255 879 20 17 881 810 .253

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's John Mayberry page

 
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