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24* DARRYL MOTLEY (Franchise player #0165 - 1981-07)

Position: OF

Darryl Motley

Darryl De Wayne Motley
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 196 lb.

Born: January 21, 1960 in Muskogee, OK

Acquired: June 6, 1978: Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 2nd Round of the 1978 Amateur Draft

Traded: September 23, 1986: Traded to the Atlanta Braves for Steve Shields

MLB Debut: August 10, 1981
Final MLB Game: May 17, 1987
Royals Debut: August 10, 1981
Final Royals Game:
September 19, 1986
 

Awards
Royals Player of the Month: April 1984, May 1984
 
Statistics with the Royals
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1981 42 125 15 29 4 0 2 8 1 3 7 15 .232
1982 Played for the Omaha Royals (AAA)
1983 19 68 9 16 1 2 3 11 2 1 2 8 .235
1984 146 522 64 148 25 6 15 70 10 12 28 73 .284
1985 123 383 45 85 20 1 17 49 6 4 18 57 .222
1986 72 217 22 44 9 1 7 20 0 2 11 31 .203
w/Royals 402 1315 155 322 59 10 44 158 19 22 66 184 .245
Career 413 1333 156 324 60 10 44 159 19 22 67 186 .243

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Darryl Motley page

* wore #4 in 1981 & #49 in 1983

 
Notes
Also played for the Atlanta Braves (1986-87)
Caught the final out of the 1985 World Series (also hit .364 with 1 HR & 3 RBI)
 
 
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