Ned Yost will enter into a battle of wits with Buck Showalter in the ALCS. That does not benefit the Kansas City Royals.
The Royals were close, but not close enough.
A recent seven-game losing skid damages their playoff hopes, but the Royals still have an opportunity to finish above .500.
The Royals have a chance at the postseason, but they have to get through the Tigers and Indians.
Yadier Molina, despite the sore knee and what appeared to be a split fingernail, went 4-6 on Sunday with a home run, two doubles, four RBI and three runs scored.
Injuries are never good for any team, but it does give an opportunity to promising minor leaguers who are itching for a chance to prove their worth on a big league club.
Speaking of yowza, Chris Davis is on pace for 55 home runs, 150 RBI and 120 runs scored this season
Beginning on Memorial Day, the St. Louis Cardinals-Kansas City Royals rivalry will be rekindled in the 2013 season with a four-game home-and-home series.
After a winning 14-10 April, May is a crucial month for the Royals.
Baseball’s back. Shake off the rust of the offseason with a guide to spring training, from where the teams play to which prospects to keep your eye on this year.