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Miggy Cabrera Shows Respect For Alex Gordon’s Catch

Kansas City left fielder Alex Gordon made an incredible catch in last night’s game against the Detroit Tigers. That’s not news, of course, at least not to Royals’ fans or those who pay attention to things like which players win … Continue reading

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All Star Game 2015

I’m sure you’ve read all the blogs and heard all the folks hooting at the idea of the American League All Star team being predominantly members of the Kansas City Royals. I understand their pain. I wouldn’t want to see … Continue reading

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The New Guys In KC

So it’s Opening Day and high time to shake off the rust and begin the random commentary again. The Royals, as you know, won the American League pennant last season.  (What a pleasure it is to write that sentence.) The … Continue reading

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The Marlins Guy

You had to have seen him in Game One of the World Series. In the pricey seats right behind home plate? Wearing the bright orange Marlins jersey in the sea of Royal blue? Looking very much like a fish in … Continue reading

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Notes on Game One

Well, Royals fans, the bad news is the streak is over. The good news is that the team is still in the World Series! Here are a few random thoughts about Game One: – It was Madison Bumgarner. No shame … Continue reading

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Is Derek Jeter One of the Five Best Shortstops Ever?

Yes, I’ve been hibernating. It’s good to be back. The prod that got me out of the cave wasn’t the stupid money thrown at Robinson Cano, or the Royals signing Omar Infante without ever giving my man Tony Seratelli a … Continue reading

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Rename The Royals As The Zombies

The Kansas City Royals need a new name. Well, maybe that’s a little strong. They deserve a new name. At least right now. The Zombies. Oh yeah. It’s topical. Jersey sales will go through the roof. Especially if they have … Continue reading

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The KC Royals Keep On Rolling

The Royals keep on rolling. With their win Monday night, they crept past Cleveland into second place in the AL Central. Are they lucky? Or are they simply better than they appear on paper? Does it matter? Nope. Results are … Continue reading

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Does Cheap Beer at the Ballpark Bring Team Success?

This is a study that is long overdue. Baseball and beer have a long history together. The Major Leagues have a team called the “Brewers” for crying out loud. Another storied franchise, the Cardinals, were owned for decades by the … Continue reading

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What To Do With The Biogenesis Fourteen

The slow, sad car wreck that is Major League Baseball dealing with PEDs continues to skid across diamonds throughout the land. (And Canada.) Ryan Braun accepted a 65 game ban recently and today it was announced that Nelson Cruz (Rangers), Jhonny Peralta … Continue reading

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