Tag: Kansas City Royals

Harsh Realities Await Mets on Opening Day

An article by posted on February 3, 2016 0 Comments
Harsh Realities Await Mets on Opening Day

gut-wrench-ing: adjective; extremely unpleasant or upsetting. Two months from today, the Mets will have to endure something that no team before has ever suffered through. A fan base that has sat through its share of heartache will have yet another chapter written and it’s completely out of everyone’s control. Coming off of an amazing season in which […]

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Ben Zobrist Deal Could Eclipse Four Years, $60 Million

An article by posted on December 2, 2015 0 Comments
Ben Zobrist Deal Could Eclipse Four Years, $60 Million

Yahoo Sports‘ Jeff Passan is hearing from clubs involved in the Ben Zobrist pursuit that the high demand now has his price tag sitting at four years and $60 million dollars and that it will likely go even higher than that. As many as 20 teams have engaged Zobrist according to a report by Nick […]

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Strat-O-Matic: After Losing First Two Games, Mets Come Roaring Back To Win World Series

An article by posted on October 29, 2015 0 Comments
Strat-O-Matic: After Losing First Two Games, Mets Come Roaring Back To Win World Series

Just an update to say, so far Strat-O-Matic has pretty much nailed it. Now all we have to do is take the next four as they projected. LGM Strat-O-Matic, the industry leader in sports simulation games for the past 50-plus years, simulated the outcome of this year’s World Series between the New York Mets and […]

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Royals Defeat Mets 7-1; Take 2-0 Series Lead

An article by posted on October 28, 2015 0 Comments
Royals Defeat Mets 7-1; Take 2-0 Series Lead

The Mets were defeated by the Kansas City Royals by a score of 7-1 tonight at Kauffman Stadium, and in the process find themselves down 2-0 in the World Series. Pitching:  Through the first four innings, Jacob deGrom looked like the Jacob deGrom that we have all grown accustomed to. However, in the fifth inning, […]

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MMO Roundtable: What Will Be the Key to Beating the Kansas City Royals?

An article by posted on October 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Roundtable: What Will Be the Key to Beating the Kansas City Royals?

Here is the first of a new round of MMO Roundtable questions as we get set for Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday night. What will be the key to beating the Kansas City Royals? Brian Greenzang – The key to beating this Kansas City team will ultimately be just playing better fundamental […]

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Who’s Down For Some Barbecued Ribs

An article by posted on October 25, 2015 0 Comments
Who’s Down For Some Barbecued Ribs

According to an Associated Press report, the governors of New York and Missouri are continuing a years-long tradition by placing a friendly wager on the outcome of the World Series. As the New York Mets and Kansas City Royals get set to meet in the best-of-seven series beginning on Tuesday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has agreed to wear […]

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Royals and Mets Will Meet In World Series!

An article by posted on October 24, 2015 0 Comments
Royals and Mets Will Meet In World Series!

The Kansas City Royals clinched their second straight American League pennant with a 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in Game 6 at Kauffman Stadium on Friday night. Kansas City shortstop Alcides Escobar was named the ALCS MVP. During the six-game series against Toronto, Escobar batted .478 with six runs scored and five RBI […]

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NLCS Preview: Mets with 45.72% Chance to Advance

An article by posted on October 16, 2015 0 Comments
NLCS Preview: Mets with 45.72% Chance to Advance

According to our friends at Number Fire they project that the Mets have a 45.72% chance to beat the Cubs and advance to their first World Series appearance since 2000. They have the Cubs winning the series in six games games at 16.36%. However, if it goes seven, the Mets would be the favorite. NL Championship Series […]

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Mets Have 4th Best Odds Of Winning World Series

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have 4th Best Odds Of Winning World Series

On the morning of July 24, before the Mets had made any trades, the Mets had the 12th best odds of winning the World Series (1.8%). Now, a little over a month later, our friends at Number Fire calculate that the Mets have the fourth best odds of winning the World Series (10.6%) behind only […]

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The Mets Are Fun and Exciting, and 90 Wins Are Well Within Reach

An article by posted on May 8, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Are Fun and Exciting, and 90 Wins Are Well Within Reach

According to Las Vegas oddsmaker Bovada, the Mets are now at 14:1 odds to win the World Series. That is up from 33:1 last December and 22:1 in February. The only teams with better odds are: Los Angeles Dodgers 6:1 St. Louis Cardinals 7:1 Detroit Tigers 15:2 Kansas City Royals 9:1 Washington Nationals 10:1 The […]

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