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Jun 28, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon doubles against the Los Angeles Angels during the fourth inning at Kauffman Stadium.
Here's a fun bit of Kansas City political attacking pro sports for Saturday afternoon .
Jul 10, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Phil Coke is congratulated by catcher Alex Avila after the game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.
It's Friday night and the Royals are currently down 2-1 to the Detroit Tigers. They aren't out of this game by any means, but my research shows that they'll need to score another run to at least tie the game and likely two more runs to win.
We continue our look at potential upgrades in the offense by turning to the wise old man that could be available this summer - Phillies outfielder Marlon Byrd .
Anibal Sanchez tossed seven innings of one-run ball as the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas City Royals, 2-1, in the opener of a three-game set on Friday.
Aoki was recalled from his rehab assignment, reinstated from the disabled list, and put into right field and his former leadoff spot on Friday night against Detroit.
Feb 24, 2014; Surprise, AZ, USA; Kansas City Royals catcher Francisco Pena poses for a portrait during photo day at Surprise Stadium.
The Tigers roll into Kansas City with the opportunity to stretch their division lead out to 8.5 games heading into the All-Star break.
I've yet to pack a thing for the weekend excursion I'm leaving on, so let's get down to business.
By now, Perez is probably the best catcher in the American League. He is the best catcher in baseball not named Yadier, and if you compare the two by age, Sal is actually ahead.
As the Royals entered this crucial four-game series with the first-place Tigers, they found out that outfielder Alex Gordon's sprained right wrist would force him to sit out the All-Star Game and almost certainly miss this entire series, and they also placed one of their best starters, Jason Vargas, on the disabled list after he'd undergone an ... (more)
The Tigers improved to 4-0 this season at Kauffman Stadium this season, outscoring the Royals 42-12 in those games.
It is beginning to look like Raul Ibanez is not quite the solution in right-field we thought he might be.
The Tigers are coming off a two game sweep of the NL West leading LA Dodgers and are looking to keep forward momentum going into the All Star Break.
For now, however, both the Royals and Butler have a mutual need together. The Royals need Butler to start producing like the hitter he has been in the past in order to make a true run at the playoffs.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 12:07 am
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