While many people know about the Giants, they are no rookie when it comes to the World Series having won two in the last four years, little is known about the Kansas City Royals. Here are five fun facts about America’s newest favorite team.
All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.
Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in the AL Division Series opener Thursday night.
There’s a new age of offensive catchers coming up through the ranks of the big leagues, and Salvador Perez is part of that movement.
The Kansas City Royals have promoted slugging third baseman Mike Moustakas from Triple-A Omaha and optioned infielder Mike Aviles to their Pacific Coast League club.
The parade of highly touted Royals prospects to the majors continues. After Eric Hosmer came Danny Duffy.