Tag: Royals

Mets Pitchers Won’t Change Approach Against Royals

An article by posted on 27/10/2015 0 Comments
Mets Pitchers Won’t Change Approach Against Royals

  Despite the Royals success against power pitching this season, Terry Collins and the Mets aren’t concerned. They won’t alter their game plan, and they will continue to do what’s made them successful all year. “Successful pitchers pitch to their strength,” manager Terry Collins said. “If that’s your main pitch, that’s what you’re throwing. What […]

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Mets Will Be More Cautious Running On Royals

An article by posted on 26/10/2015 0 Comments
Mets Will Be More Cautious Running On Royals

The Mets so far this postseason seem to be running almost at free will. The team has swiped a total of nine bases thus far and have shown themselves to be much more aggressive on the basepaths than we saw in the regular season. It is worth noting that seven out of those nine stolen […]

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2015 World Series: Sizing Up Mets vs. Royals By Position

An article by posted on 26/10/2015 0 Comments
2015 World Series: Sizing Up Mets vs. Royals By Position

So who are these guys and how do they matchup against the Mets? The Mets are just four wins away from their first World Series title in 29 years, but they will have their hands full against the Kansas City Royals, who not only finished with the American League’s best record, but also earned a […]

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Will Royals Have An Edge Against Mets’ Power Pitching?

An article by posted on 26/10/2015 0 Comments
Will Royals Have An Edge Against Mets’ Power Pitching?

After dominating the Cubs’ powerful lineup in the NLCS, the Mets may face their biggest challenge yet against the Royals. While Kansas City’s lineup isn’t nearly as dangerous, they could match up better against Mets’ star studded staff due to their excellent contact hitting skills. The Royals had the best strikeout rate in the majors […]

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2015 All-Star Game Thread: Greinke vs. Keuchel, 8:15 PM

An article by posted on 14/07/2015 0 Comments
2015 All-Star Game Thread: Greinke vs. Keuchel, 8:15 PM

2015 MLB All-Star Game AL vs. NL First Pitch: 8:15 p.m. ET | TV: FOX Tuesday night at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, the American League squad will look to continue its dominance in baseball’s annual All-Star Game. Zack Greinke of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Dallas Keuchel of the Houston Astros have […]

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Can Alex Gordon Fill Sandy’s Stated Need In Left Field

An article by posted on 02/11/2014 0 Comments
Can Alex Gordon Fill Sandy’s Stated Need In Left Field

When MMO’s John Bernhardt interviewed Sandy Alderson on Friday, he acknowledged one of his offseason goals for the team. “Obviously, the Mets need to improve in left field,” he told him. In addition to possible free agent targets like Michael Cuddyer, Yasmani Tomas, Alex Rios, Nick Markakis, and Colby Rasmus, the are some options that could become […]

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Royals Letting Yordano Ventura Exceed Innings Limit

An article by posted on 23/10/2014 0 Comments
Royals Letting Yordano Ventura Exceed Innings Limit

Innings limits have become the norm in baseball and for many it’s at the cost of great baseball. Sure you want to take care of young arms but treating all pitchers the same doesn’t make sense. No two bodies are the same and the Royals are trying to push their young co-ace Yordano Ventura past […]

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Beltran Could Have Altered Fate For World Series Teams

An article by posted on 21/10/2014 0 Comments
Beltran Could Have Altered Fate For World Series Teams

The trade that sent Carlos Beltran to the San Francisco Giants for Zack Wheeler set off a chain of events that could have impacted the fates of both the Giants and Royals. Beltran went on to sign with the Cardinals during the following offseason and then signed a three-year deal with the Yankees before the 2014 […]

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Morning Grind: James Shields Should Stay in Kansas City

An article by posted on 18/10/2014 0 Comments
Morning Grind: James Shields Should Stay in Kansas City

Big Game James Shields will likely leave Kansas City this offseason and will command a hefty deal in free agency this offseason. But if the Royals win the World Series, he should consider staying. While I certainly won’t begrudge Shields the opportunity to enter free agency as a top flight, durable pitcher who may command […]

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ALDS Thread: Tigers vs Orioles, Royals vs Angels

An article by posted on 02/10/2014 0 Comments
ALDS Thread: Tigers vs Orioles, Royals vs Angels

Detroit Tigers vs Baltimore Orioles Oriole Park at Camden Yards, 5:30 PM ET (TBS) Max Scherzer (18-5, 3.15) vs. Chris Tillman (13-6, 3.34) Scherzer fronts the Tigers postseason rotation for the second straight year, coming off an 18-win season in which he outpitched his numbers. He did not face Baltimore this year, but he’s 3-1 with a 3.92 […]

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