Coming in at just over the eighty-one game halfway mark of the season, the Royals remain six games out of first place in the American League Central Division and two and a half games behind the Cleveland Indians, putting them in 3rd place.
Your player can be worthless in every form of evaluation imaginable, and you will still vote for him over the player from the rival team who is on pace to shatter every single-season record set.
There are many years that 2-4 in California wouldn’t sound that bad and neither would 20-20.
We might be watching a #Royals team consisting of 2 of the best 5 players to ever don the blue and white for KC
The kings of irrelevant success are at it early in 2012.
As a guy who has lacked in home run power over the beginning of his career in Kansas City, Billy Butler, has taken the bull by the horns this season setting a new career high in home runs only 111 games into the 2012 season.
Lost in the roasting of Kansas City over the booing of Robinson Can0 was the sentiment that fans around baseball would not want to see Billy Butler compete in the Home Run Derby because they don’t even know who he is.
I know it is hard to believe, but the Kansas City Royals have actually been a very competitive team for the last month and a half.
Power and speed. Two basic elements that the best of professional athletes posses.
Less than three weeks into the 2012 regular season, the St. Louis Cardinals entered play Saturday with a 10-4 record and already a four-game lead over the second-place Milwaukee Brewers.