Zimmer, Party of One
Apr04

Zimmer, Party of One

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com The season has just begun and the Royals already have a disaster brewing in the bullpen. Again. The Royals have yet to escape a game where the bullpen hasn’t given up a run. Last night was no exception, taking a 4-3 lead into the 9th, and ended up losing the game in the tenth. Currently the bullpen has given up 10 runs in 13 1/3 innings of work. All told that leads to a 6.75 ERA (Update, it is now 7.57...

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Happy Opening Day!!!
Mar28

Happy Opening Day!!!

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com It’s the most wonderful time, of the year!!!  It is Opening Day in the MLB and we here at Royals Blue are Celebrating!  The weather is warm (for the next 6 hours or so). The rain is holding off until first pitch, and the grills are loaded in the truck.  What more could a baseball fan ask for! Well I will tell you, they could ask for some Royals Predictions by your favorite Royals Blue members, that’s...

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2019 Kansas City Royals Spring Training Awards
Mar27

2019 Kansas City Royals Spring Training Awards

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com In less than twenty four hours, the 2019 season officially begins for the Kansas City Royals. It has been a relatively drama-free six weeks since pitchers and catchers reported on February 13th, with the only real moments of stress stemming from the incredibly unfortunate season ending injury to Salvador Perez and the continued health questions surrounding Danny Duffy. Otherwise, the organization quietly put...

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Royals Making Moves in Surprise
Mar20

Royals Making Moves in Surprise

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com The Kansas City Royals have made some roster moves today, which should provide some insight as to what the opening day roster will look like. While there is still some time left in the Cactus League, Spring officially starts today, and opening day is just a little bit over a week away. Here is a look at some of the Royals recent moves, and who is expected to make the trip to Kansas City.  Let’s start with...

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ITS THE ROYALS BLUE DOT COM PODCAST!!!!!!!!!!!
Mar14

ITS THE ROYALS BLUE DOT COM PODCAST!!!!!!!!!!!

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com On this episode, we talk Bubba. We talk Zimmer. We give our Yays and Nays to various topics surrounding the 2019 team. Walker valiantly tries to rebuild his Host Brawl cred after last episode’s ass whoopin’. And we even talk a little Chiefs and soccer in the Mail...

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A Sunny Surprise, in Sunny Surprise!
Feb27

A Sunny Surprise, in Sunny Surprise!

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com As if that title wasn’t enough to get you excited, the start that some old friends have had in camp should be.  Earlier this Winter two big names re-joined the team as non-roster invitees.  The pride of Gardner, KS. Bubba Starling was released from the 40 man roster last fall in an effort to free up space for some of the up and coming players.  Essentially cutting bait with what, for all intents and...

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That’s What Speed Will Do
Feb20

That’s What Speed Will Do

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com The story of the 2019 Royals seems to be built around an upstart pitching staff, and team speed.  Now is that worth 11 more wins this season as Vegas predicts, or is it worth more, as many in KC are predicting?  We here at Royals Blue have decided to delve into this and probably a little more. As sure as snow will cancelled school on Wednesdays this Winter, the PECOTA predictions will be widely discounted here...

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Spring has finally Sprung-The Kansas City Royals begin Spring Training
Feb13

Spring has finally Sprung-The Kansas City Royals begin Spring Training

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com What cataclysmic event could awaken a sleeping blog you ask? What life altering action could break us from this Midwestern Winter hibernation? Spring Training of course. The Triumphant return of Royals baseball has brought about the triumphant return of the Royals Blue Blogging crew! As with all Spring Trainings a sense of rebirth and optimism has taken over the city, washing away the stink that was the 2018...

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The future of the Kansas City Royals
Jan08

The future of the Kansas City Royals

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com This is a article on the Royals upcoming 2019 season in which so many people expect nothing less than a 100 or more losses. As someone who care about the Royals and the passionate fans of the royals here in Kansas City I am aware of the currently slow free agent MLB market. Many prominent writers both for MLB.com and sports webpages have spoken on how so many MLB max level talent and great players might only...

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ITS THE ROYALS BLUE DOT COM PODCAST!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Aug10

ITS THE ROYALS BLUE DOT COM PODCAST!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com In this episode of the RoyalsBlue.com Podcast, we're back. After a long hiatus do to various baby making activity, we return with a … bang. Get it? In the face of an awful season, we look at the positives. Host Brawl returns in all it's splendor. Walker's Mail Bag is overflowing and we do our best to keep it contained. Follow @RoyalsBlue_com Download, listen love. Right here...

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Royals Top 50 Moments: No. 20-16
Jun17

Royals Top 50 Moments: No. 20-16

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com The Royals are celebrating their 50th season.  The following is a Top 50 list of the greatest moments in Royals history.  Today is 20-16 Nos. 50-46 Nos. 45-41 Nos. 40-36 Nos. 35-31 Nos. 30-26 Nos. 25-21 20.  George Brett becomes first player ever to win three batting titles in three different decades. When you’re a Hall-of-Famer, you set the bar for those players who play after...

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Won by One:  How April 8, 1969 Changed the Game of Baseball
May07

Won by One: How April 8, 1969 Changed the Game of Baseball

Follow @RoyalsBlue_com Won by One:  How April 8, 1969 Changed the Game of Baseball by Tavish Whiting How It Began:  A Brief History of the 1969 Baseball Expansion One could argue that the 1969 Baseball Expansion began on December 19, 1960 when Charles O. Finley purchased a controlling interest in the Kansas City Athletics from the estate of the late-owner Arnold Johnson.  Despite assuring the Kansas City fans that he...

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