All the talk since the All Star break has been how the Kansas City Royals may actually be ready to hit the free agent market for some starting pitching.
The Kansas City Royals and the Los Angles Angels will be the last two teams in Major League Baseball to begin their season.
Looking at the top Royals pitchers by WAR by five year periods .
Legendary Royals pitcher Paul Splittorff has died, but for me, Splitt was the person who shaped my knowledge of baseball.
Danny Jackson was dominant for the World Champion Royals and was a key player later in his career for the Cardinals.
The pitcher is not fondly remembered by all fans, but his statistics make him a no-brainer for the Royals’ Hall.