Crucial losses to the Tigers and Indians dim the Royals playoff hopes, but they’re still hanging on.
Now let’s look at the strength of the schedule for the rest of the season for each team.
It’s late June and the Royals are in first place. No, they aren’t at the top of their division nor are they leading the wild card race.
The Kansas City Royals have accomplished something two nights in a row that they have not done all season long. Winning in walk-off fashion.
The Royals are finally winning games, but they have some issues they need to overcome.
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.
It’s likely the Royals will not make any big signings or trades by Spring Training. Some fans may not like it, but it may be the best decision.
Bruce Chen won 12 games in 2010. He came back to win 12 again last season. Name the last Royal lefty to post back-to-back seasons with at least 12 wins.