The Royals Become Fodder for Shoddy Journalism
Apr07

The Royals Become Fodder for Shoddy Journalism

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com I guess this is what happens when success is acquired. People begin to look for reasons to hate, mock and knock from the perch those they rooted so hard for to get there. Early Wednesday, what started as a single line of questioning from a writer blew up in the afternoon to a full blown national controversy that encompassed the debate of what is humorous and what is degrading to women.  In two separate...

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Royals Once Again Labeled Bad Boys — Without Even Playing a Single Game
Mar30

Royals Once Again Labeled Bad Boys — Without Even Playing a Single Game

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com   A national narrative reared it ugly head again with two of the laziest, misinformed, clickbait columns written this off-season regarding the new bad boys of baseball, The Kansas City Royals.     Early Tuesday morning, Marc Carig of New York Newsday wrote the Royals seek "retribution" for the high and tight offered by Noah Syndagaard to Alcides Escobar on the first pitch of...

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Royals Projections: Trading Duffy? Gordon HR Record? Omar in or out at Second Base?
Feb23

Royals Projections: Trading Duffy? Gordon HR Record? Omar in or out at Second Base?

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com   As spring training is ramping up and the fever for baseball builds in this championship town, three things are certain:  1. the players t-shirt games will be strong 2. Projections again will be unable to measure defense, intangibles and chemistry and 3. Pre-season prediction articles will be all the rage.  Well I can’t pull off a v-neck motivational athletic shirt, and I never put...

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Was I Bad Parent On Parade Day?  
Nov16

Was I Bad Parent On Parade Day?  

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com   I was going to make my first piece on this website a story about the "the games that shaped the season you forgot" recap. But it will wait.  In light of the news out of Paris, today needs to be about something deeper and less trivial than just baseball. Like 800,000 of you, I took my kids to the celebration at Union Station. Until it was decided by Olathe Schools to cancel class...

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