Royals series is an early must-win for the Phillies

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'rCbQu5K1Qypz2Hmc8JDmJw',sig:'wpIrWlqvMxYEfv2ARd7yUOr6b56bKw5PvqUbDlCfcLY=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'540952088',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js The Royals and their fans got to celebrate a series opening victory The Philadelphia Phillies (21-16) continue their series at Kauffman Stadium with the host Kansas City Royals (14-25) on Saturday night. The Phillies need to come away with a victory in order to have a chance to … Continue reading Royals series is an early must-win for the Phillies

Phillies visit Kansas City for just second time since the 1980 World Series

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'Xd5IAlxqRkZIvkITyfMrlQ',sig:'ZIYTgfNKBiCowdWffYO8JIhR4FySSPOpraULzYaKPUM=',w:'594px',h:'395px',items:'51887258',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js Phillies visit Kansas City for second time since the 1980 World Series On the surface, this mid-May series in Kansas City between the Philadelphia Phillies (21-15) and the host Kansas City Royals (13-25) at Kauffman Stadium might not seem very interesting. However, when you consider the situations … Continue reading Phillies visit Kansas City for just second time since the 1980 World Series

Whit Merrifield breaks out as Royals return to contention

Whit Merrifield emerges as productive second basemanWhen the Kansas City Royals opened play for the 2017 MLB season, very few prognosticators picked them to be a contender.The Royals captured back-to-back American League pennants in the 2014 and 2015 seasons. And in 2015, they won the second-ever World Series crown in franchise history. That isn’t all … Continue reading Whit Merrifield breaks out as Royals return to contention

Can the Royals Bounce Back and Contend in 2017?

The Kansas City Royals and their fans suffered through nine straight losing campaigns and 17 of 18 dating back to the 1994 strike season.Then in the early part of this decade, the club began to build up one of the top farm systems in the game.It all came together for them at the big league … Continue reading Can the Royals Bounce Back and Contend in 2017?

World Series 2014: These Wildcards Are No Jokers

Greg Holland and the KC bullpen should emerge victoriousA year ago when I made my prediction of the Boston Red Sox defeating the Saint Louis Cardinals in the 2013 World Series, it wasn't a difficult prediction to make.Despite the fact that the 2013 Series featured the best teams by record in both the NL and … Continue reading World Series 2014: These Wildcards Are No Jokers