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By Rocco Constantino On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Major League Baseball: First Half Awards, Statistics and Digest

One hundred and three days ago, Evan Longoria connected for a two-run homer off Masahiro Tanaka in the second inning of the first game of the season on Opening Day.  It would be the first of a record 3,343 More...

Aroldis Chapman
By Rocco Constantino On Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Top 10 Closers For 2016

With each passing day, hope continues to rise as winter winds down and Spring Training inches closer.  Baseball Hot Corner continues to preview the 2016 season by examining the top 10 players at each position. 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 Marc Keller On Monday, September 28th, 2015
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Roster Moves Worth Reporting But Aren’t Worth The 300 Words – Vol. 40

For Baseball Hot Corner’s articles to be recognized by Google, they put a requirement on all blogs that each post/article should be 300 words or more. That’s usually not a problem for major breaking trades More...

By Nick Rutkowski On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Vol 7: AL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

For the third consecutive week the Kansas City Royals have found themselves on top of the AL Central holding a 3 game lead over both the Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers, while the Chicago White Sox and Cleveland More...

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By Nick Rutkowski On Monday, April 27th, 2015
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Vol 3: AL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

As week three of the early MLB season comes to an end, the Detroit Tigers sit a half game up on the defending American League Champion Kansas City Royals. Still early in the season the division lead is 6.0 games More...

By Ryan Sabata On Monday, April 13th, 2015

Kansas City Royals’ Success Is Unsustainable Right Now

Since making the playoffs last season, a lot of attention has been paid to the Kansas City Royals organization. The team came 1 win away from making baseball history, a story that continues to be told today. In More...

By Michael Theed On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Can Wade Davis Repeat His 2014 Season?

Photo Credit – Jake Roth – USA TODAY Sports The season that Wade Davis had in 2014 for the Kansas City Royals is one for the history books. As the primary set up man for closer Greg Holland, Davis More...

Franklin Morales
By Matt Defalco On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Royals Sign Franklin Morales To Minor League Contract

The Kansas City Royals announced on twitter that they have signed left-handed pitcher Franklin Morales to a minor league contract. Morales served as the Colorado Rockies swingman last year, but ended up starting More...

Wade Davis
By Brendan Panikkar On Friday, September 12th, 2014

Let’s Talk About Wade Davis

Wade Davis has turned into one of the most dominant relievers in 2014 The love continues this week that I have given to the Kansas City Royals, and why not? The Royals seem post-season bound for the first time since More...

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By Thom Cunningham On Monday, July 22nd, 2013

MLB Morning Lineup: July 22nd, 2013

This is a quick preview for MLB’s scheduled games on Monday July 22nd, 2013. Games – 14 AL Games – 7 NL Games – 6 IL Games – 1 American League Games (7): New York Yankees (52-46) @ More...

Zack Wheeler
By Thom Cunningham On Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

MLB Morning Lineup: July 10th, 2013

This is a quick preview of MLB’s scheduled games for Wednesday July 10th, 2013. Games – 15 AL Games – 6 NL Games – 6 IL Games – 3 American League Games (6): Kansas City Royals (43-44) More...

Wil Myers
By Mike Shimazu On Monday, June 17th, 2013

The Prodigy Has Arrived: Wil Myers Promoted By The Tampa Bay Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays’ top prospect Wil Myers will see his first big league action as the Rays open their away series against the Boston Red Sox with a double header on Tuesday.  The Rays made the announcement More...

David Price
By Mike Shimazu On Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Who Gets David Price? It Depends on How The Rays Do

The Tampa Bay Rays would love to hold on to David Price for a playoff run in 2013.  But the team’s financial picture and his high value make him a prime candidate to trade for a haul of younger, affordable prospects.  More...

Salvador Perez
By Jon Erkkila On Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Kansas City Royals: A Good Week, Or A Good Year?

Who has ascending talent ready to compete and who is relying on fossilizing talent to hold on? These are the basic questions I ask myself near the start of every off-season when trying to determine what clubs are More...

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