There are a few Rangers that will remind Cardinal fans of a few things.
It was a memorable, if not a winning, summer.
Examining the 2011 defense using both stats and observation.
Trips to the East coast have not gone so well this season, perhaps the Royals need the beaches out West to ease their minds.
Former Natural Salvador Perez has been promoted to Kansas City.
Today may mark the dawning of a new era in Kansas City. In more ways than one.
While the Royals ride a wave of success to start the season, there is a longer-term issue to be resolved. Which of the current players will be with the team next April, and the April after that?
Here is a look at some of the biggest plays from each game based on win probability added (WPA) (numbers all from the indispensable Fangraphs):
The Kansas City Royals’ 2011 Opening Day roster features some brilliant decisions by management – and a truly awful one.