RECAP: Royals 10, Twins 3; Patience – And The Twins Bullpen – Rewards The Royals

This was your 2016 Royals in a nutshell. First, jump out to a quick lead. Yes, it was a home run which isn’t very Royal, but that’s neither here nor there. The important part of my narrative I’m desperately attempting to manufacture is that the Royals scored a couple of quick runs. Then, they shelved […]

MLB: Kansas City Royals at Detroit Tigers

Paulo Orlando’s Place in History

After going 0-4 on Monday night, Paulo Orlando’s batting average dropped to .330.  Raise your hand if you had Orlando pegged to be hitting that average after 300+ plate appearances this year. Heck, raise your hand if you had the 30 year old outfielder getting 300+ plate appearances this year. Now, put your hand down and apologize […]

Paulo Orlando

Paulo Orlando’s Big Adjustment

An unsung bright spot for the Royals this year has been the offense of Paulo Orlando. Remember, at the start of the season it looked like Orlando would be sharing right field with Reymond Fuentes and then, after he returned from a spring training injury, Jarrod Dyson. In fact, Orlando didn’t start on Opening Day […]