Tag Archives: Mike Moustakas

Spectacular Day at the K for Counting Jerseys

It was a gorgeous Sunday afternoon in Kansas City today. And the best place to be was out at Kauffman Stadium, eating a Sheboygan brat and watching the almost first-place local nine beat the AL East’s top team, the Baltimore … Continue reading

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Weapons

The 2016 season is still very young. Yet KC fans have got to be happy. Very happy. The Royals have now completed two series and sit alone atop the division at 4-1. Sure they just wrapped up a three game … Continue reading

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OPENING DAY 2016

Okay, let’s address the obvious. Why no posts since the middle of the World Series? Easy. I had nothing to add. It was obvious that the Royals were a much better team than the Mets and, in my opinion, that … Continue reading

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For KC, These Are The Good Old Days

If you look back into ancient history, say a year or so ago, we fans of the Royals were happy. The team didn’t suck, wasn’t going to lose 100 games and had several genuinely likeable players who also happened to … Continue reading

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Volcano Ventura Erupts Again

Oh no he didn’t! Oh yes he did! Yordano Ventura, ace fireballing right-hander for the Kansas City Royals got himself tossed out of another game last night. KC Manager Ned Yost has got to feel something like a citizen of … Continue reading

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How MLB Handled the Lawrie Incident Wrong

MLB has handed out the punishments for the string of events that I will refer to as the Lawrie Incident. For those who don’t follow baseball or the Kansas City Royals and are, for some odd reason, still reading this, here’s … Continue reading

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The Royal Dilemma

How do you deal with a hot team, a hot team with no star to focus on stopping, no big name, high cost player? So far, apparently, you don’t. Witness the Royals of Kansas City, still undefeated in the 2014 … Continue reading

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The Royal Line Up

Royals’ fans are, by now, fully aware that scoring runs is a major problem with the team. I’m not saying that I am disappointed or even particularly unhappy in what they have accomplished so far this season–heck, if anything, it … Continue reading

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The Royals Trade For Who? Why?

The Royals recently traded for Jamey Carroll (from the Twins) and Emilio Bonifacio (from the Blue Jays) in an apparent effort to cover however long third baseman Mike Moustakas will be out and to “solve” the problem of second base. … Continue reading

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On Blaming Hosmer and Moustakas For The Royals’ Woes

In this morning’s Kansas City Star, columnist Sam Mellinger bleated the following about the Royals’ third baseman Mike Moustakas and first baseman Eric Hosmer: “The truism about the Royals’ latest attempted march into baseball relevancy has been that the whole … Continue reading

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