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15 DARRELL PORTER (Franchise player #0116 - 1977-02)

All-Star

Position: C

Darrell Porter

Darrell Ray Porter
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 193 lb.

Born: January 17, 1952 in Joplin, MO
Died: August 5, 2002 in Sugar Creek, MO
Acquired: December 6, 1976: Traded by the Milwaukee Brewers with Jim Colborn to the Royals for a player to be named later (Bob McClure), Jim Wohlford, and Jamie Quirk

Departed: November 24, 1980: Granted Free Agency (signed with the St. Louis Cardinals on December 7, 1980)

MLB Debut: September 2, 1971
Final MLB Game: October 4, 1987
Royals Debut: April 9, 1977
Final Royals Game:
October 19, 1980 (World Series)
 
Awards (while with the Royals)
Royals Player of the Month: April 1977, April 1978, August 1978, April 1979, May 1980
All-Star: 1978, 1979, 1980
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1977 130 425 61 117 21 3 16 60 1 0 53 70 .275
1978 150 520 77 138 27 6 18 78 0 5 75 75 .265
1979 157 533 101 155 23 10 20 112 3 4 121 65 .291
1980 118 418 51 104 14 2 7 51 1 1 69 50 .249
w/Royals 555 1896 290 514 85 21 61 301 5 10 318 260 .271
Career 1782 5539 765 1369 237 48 188 826 39 37 905 1025 .247

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Darrell Porter page

 

 
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