The Royals were built around veteran leaders like Willie Wilson, but their offense was less powerful than that of their cross-state rivals – on paper.
The Royals had to claw their way through a strong Toronto team to reach the 1985 October Classic.
The Royals and Cardinals faced off in the 1985 World Series 25 years ago this week. I-70 Baseball is remembering the classic matchup with an in-depth look back.
The pitcher is not fondly remembered by all fans, but his statistics make him a no-brainer for the Royals’ Hall.
The Royals are well out of the race, but the final games of the year can still be special.