Tag archive for ‘Kansas City Royals’
By Clayton Richer On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Could the New York Yankees Bag Themselves a Hosmer?

What are the MLB betting odds of Eric Hosmer will be playing with the New York Yankees next season? Better than one might think, according to FanRag Sport’s Jon Heyman, who writes that not just the Yanks but More...

By Clayton Richer On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Trade Deadline Deals Didn’t Do Much for the Royals this Season  

Every season, when the trade deadline comes around, some teams scramble to try and improve their rosters, while other teams accept they won’t be making the playoffs and try to get rid of players with value. Sometimes, More...

By Rocco Constantino On Friday, January 27th, 2017

Former Royals, Cardinals Pitcher Mark Littell Shares Baseball Stories in Captivating New Book

In 1973, Mark Littell, then just 20 years old, dominated AAA to the tune of a 16-6 record with a 2.92 ERA.  The righty was a key part of a young core of Kansas City Royals that included George Brett and Frank More...

By Rocco Constantino On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
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Yordano Ventura Dies in Car Accident at 25

Yordano Ventura, a mercurial, budding star for the Kansas City Royals who sent the 2014 World Series to a game seven with a dominant performance on the mound, has died in a car accident in the Dominican Republic. More...

Salvador Perez
By Clayton Richer On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Big Papi and Perez Pacing AL Vote Getters Thus Far

Balloting for the 2016 MLB All-Star Game is in full swing and two familiar faces in David Ortiz and Salvador Perez have sequestered fans hearts for their respective votes. As of June 14th, Salvador Perez had garnered More...

By Dan Langille On Friday, June 10th, 2016

And With The 21st Pick The Toronto Blue Jays Select…

Last night we watched high school and college players have their lives changed. Last night the MLB draft did not disappoint with rumours, shockers, and positive drug testings. The MLB ran the first 2 rounds of More...

By Rocco Constantino On Sunday, February 28th, 2016

Top 300 Moments That Shaped Major League Baseball Preview: AL Central

Starting on March 1, Baseball Hot Corner will rank the Top 300 moments that shaped baseball history.  All moments from 1900 forward are eligible and the list includes moments from on and off the field.  There More...

By Marc Keller On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

San Francisco Giants Add To Rotation, Sign Johnny Cueto To Six-Year Deal

The San Francisco Giants were not going to let their starting rotation be the cause of them missing out on another postseason, especially coming up on an even year when they generally win World Series titles. After More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Edwin Encarnacion: Robbed Of A Silver Slugger Award

Edwin Encarnacion was robbed of a 2015 Silver Slugger Is there a power hitter that is more undervalued or under-appreciated than Edwin Encarnacion? It is definitely possible. Encarnacion was robbed of a Silver Slugger More...

Johnny Cueto
By Brendan Panikkar On Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

Is Johnny Cueto That Much Of A Mystery?

Is Johnny Cueto that much of a mystery? When the Kansas City Royals made a massive splash to get Johnny Cueto from the Cincinnati Reds at the trade deadline, the Royals thought they were getting a guy who they More...

Jonny Gomes
By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Jonny Gomes Gives KC Fans What They Want To Hear

Kansas City Royals role-player Jonny Gomes channeled his best Ray Lewis or Hacksaw Jim Duggan giving an inspirational, mic dropping speech worthy of a parade. He was correct the Royals may not have had the Cy Young, More...

By Frank Pimentel On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Kansas City Royals Were Destined To Win

The Kansas City Royals were a team of destiny in 2015. After being 90 feet away a year ago in Game 7 of the World Series, this team was determined to get back to the grandest stage of them all and get the job done. Last More...

By Brendan Panikkar On Friday, October 16th, 2015

Marco ACEstrada Looks To Continue His Marvelous Season

Marco Estrada has been fantastic in 2015 and in Game 3. He starts Game 1 of the ALCS. The NL ans ALCS games are set. The Chicago Cubs vs. the New York Mets in the NLCS. The Toronto Blue Jays vs. the Kansas City More...

By KC Baker On Sunday, October 11th, 2015

Forgive Me; Now Slam The Lid

Shamefully, I trudge to the dugout of confession at the First Church of Baseball. Passing the batting helmet of Astros Holy Water on the bench near the stairs, I dip with my right hand and make the “Sign of the More...

By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Blue Jays/Dodgers Forecasted To Meet In World Series By Oddsmakers

The champagne has dried and the hangovers long since been remedied as players from their respective playoff bound teams brace themselves for what is shaping up to be a postseason for the ages. The 2015 playoff contingent More...

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