Royals are Trending Up – Who is Responsible?

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com     This chart shows the Royals total winning percentage for all games from any date in the last 15 years up to the present. (Using raw data from Baseball-Reference.com) This chart also shows the approximate dates that some marquee members began appearing regularly for the Royals. DMGM: Dayton Moore takes over as GM. Yost: Edgar takes over as manager. LF Gordo: Alex Gordon takes over as the everyday...

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No-Money Ball

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com   Leading up to and following “The Greatest Royals Game of All Time”, many articles focused on the difference in the two teams’ philosophies. Money Ball A’s vs. Old Timey Royals. We’ve all read the stats that support that storyline. The A’s walk and hit home runs, the Royals play defense and steal bases, and so on and so forth. The regular season results show that both...

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Detroit: Behind Enemy Lines

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com   After a series with the lowly Twins in which the Royals struggled, but ultimately took two of the three games, their place atop the AL central seems to be in jeopardy. They currently have a tenuous hold on a one and a half game lead, but there is reason to believe that they can, in fact, hang on (if Bruce Chen isn’t pitching too often). As a native Missourian that has been transplanted, against my will,...

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