<![CDATA[Judging the Royals: Sports Columns & Blogs | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Judging the Royals from sports columns and blogs. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Wed, 21 May 2014 09:36:58 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 May 2014 09:36:58 CDT Judging the Royals 60 What (maybe) happened on the Salvador Perez play http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2183635.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:11:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2183635.html Possible keys to the rest of the Detroit Tigers series http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2176786.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:38:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2176786.html Managing to cover your posterior http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2147166.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:30:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2147166.html Ned Yost gets flexible with the bullpen, but the move doesn’t work http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2136073.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:57:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2136073.html Royals have a lot of hand signals for positioning outfielders http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2126978.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:34:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2126978.html The Royals beat the White Sox: How speed changed the game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2121609.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:24:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2121609.html Red Sox 8, Royals 4: How the game fell apart in the sixth inning http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2107101.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:57:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2107101.html How avoiding strikeouts can be a bad thing http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2106231.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:28:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2106231.html Why you run the bases more aggressively when you’re not hitting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2102616.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:15:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2102616.html Too many mistakes and not enough offense: the Red Sox beat the Royals 4-2 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2096754.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:05:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2096754.html How fans can read outfield positioning http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2094224.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:00:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2094224.html The Royals have to pitch and defend or they don’t win http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2073982.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:09:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2073982.html The same old Royals? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2070937.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:23:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2070937.html James Shields absolutely dominant in big game vs. Tigers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2060141.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:42:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2060141.html Detroit Tigers take Game Two: How trying too hard can get you beat http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2047454.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:09:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article2047454.html Keep a sharp eye on batting practice http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1989544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:05:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1989544.html The Royals have to pitch and defend better than this http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1985696.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:34:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1985696.html The Royals’ pitching makes up for the Royals’ hitting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1866678.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 07 Sep 2014 17:11:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1866678.html How Eric Hosmer’s footwork makes his teammates better http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1795189.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 21:56:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1795189.html After one pitch, the Royals’ formula for success goes out the window http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1780173.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 06 Sep 2014 19:42:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1780173.html Wade Davis gets the save despite an inconsistent strike zone http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1628092.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 21:33:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1628092.html I’ll give Twitter a try http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1527936.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:56:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1527936.html How a Louis Coleman walk in the eighth forced Greg Holland to pitch the ninth http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1521377.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:53:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1521377.html Pro baseball is played at 80 percent http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1468945.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 23:30:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1468945.html Pro baseball is played at 80 percent http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1456544.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:21:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1456544.html What if we didn’t keep stats? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1390318.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:20:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1390318.html What if we didn’t keep stats? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1376511.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:38:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1376511.html Should Mike Moustakas bunt against the shift? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1342935.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:46:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1342935.html Why can’t the best relievers pitch two innings? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1338597.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:33:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1338597.html How Ned Yost gambled with his bullpen and lost http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1334917.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:46:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1334917.html Lee Judge’s lineup of what Royals fans can watch for down the stretch http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1332539.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:33:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1332539.html Is Billy Butler getting overexposed? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1330076.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:50:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1330076.html The heat is on; the Royals try to finish strong http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1328051.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:42:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1328051.html The Twins beat the Royals; a sixth-inning walk changed the game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1322456.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:10:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1322456.html Small ball, big results: The Royals beat the Twins 6-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1314416.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:55:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1314416.html So you think Alex Gordon’s walk-off homer beat the Twins? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1306967.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:08:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1306967.html Yankees found holes, Royals didn’t http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1299247.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:45:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1299247.html Bad defense, inconsistent strike zone hurt the Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1288320.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 18:17:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1288320.html When does Dayton Moore get some credit? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1284612.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:10:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1284612.html The top of the second inning: how the Royals put together a rally http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1280627.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:50:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1280627.html How fans can spot a good plate appearance http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1271257.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:31:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1271257.html Rockies 5, Royals 2: How the game got away in the sixth inning http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1267817.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:28:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1267817.html The Royals grab a lead in the seventh inning … barely http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1261205.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:18:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1261205.html Royals 6, Twins 4: How a walk broke the game open http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1252329.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:03:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1252329.html What happened to the Kansas City Royals’ offense Sunday? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1242837.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:41:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1242837.html Ned Yost’s options were limited in Royals’ 4-1 loss to Twins http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1241026.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:15:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1241026.html Don’t take the Minnesota Twins lightly http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1238242.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Aug 2014 06:21:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1238242.html The Royals seventh-inning comeback; how they did it http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1226367.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:42:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1226367.html The Royals end their one-game losing streak http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1218749.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:50:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1218749.html Eighth inning was a microcosm of what went wrong for the Royals in 11-3 loss to A’s http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1209571.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:42:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1209571.html The Royals take over first place; how they did it http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1200225.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:30:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1200225.html Focused on winning today, the Royals are 10 games over .500 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1187876.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 10 Aug 2014 19:33:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1187876.html Are the Royals a legitimate playoff team? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1185347.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:49:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1185347.html Why Billy Butler should not have been thrown out at third base http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1182183.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 23:39:06 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1182183.html Jeremy Guthrie: Should pitchers stick to pitching? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1170861.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 00:26:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1170861.html How Lorenzo Cain helped Mike Moustakas hit a home run http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1162796.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 01:07:56 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1162796.html The Royals beat the Diamondbacks 12-2: How a blowout can reveal character http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1116670.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 01:57:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1116670.html Kurt Suzuki: Inside the mind of an All-Star catcher http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1001796.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:09:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article1001796.html How the Royals took a series from the best team in baseball http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article983900.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 03 Aug 2014 18:58:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article983900.html The Royals’ defense lets down Jason Vargas http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article942417.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 02 Aug 2014 19:09:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article942417.html KC's Jeremy Guthrie out-pitches Oakland's Sonny Gray, but not by much http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article882056.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 02 Aug 2014 01:59:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article882056.html How Yordano Ventura’s avoiding 3-ball counts helped the Royals win http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article844299.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:06:05 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article844299.html Why the Minnesota Twins’ Phil Hughes got hit in the sixth inning http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article837758.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:49:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article837758.html Why Jarrod Dyson did not pinch-run right away http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article830717.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:50:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article830717.html How to watch baseball on TV http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article821915.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:16:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article821915.html How the Royals pitched Carlos Santana; a very hot hitter http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article823549.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:59:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article823549.html The Ryan Raburn play wasn't as bad as it looked http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article814236.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:35:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article814236.html Kelvin Herrera gets a seventh-inning save http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article812623.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:16:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article812623.html Raul Ibanez sets an example for KC Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article807669.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 02:24:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article807669.html Nori Aoki wins the Kansas City marathon http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article800447.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 01:56:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article800447.html Do clubhouse meetings make a difference? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article792985.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:54:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article792985.html How Bruce Chen pitches inside on right-handed hitters http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article787057.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:45:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article787057.html Jeremy Guthrie throws a quality start, but the offense doesn’t come through http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article779069.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:01:08 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article779069.html Yordano Ventura: A curveball changed the game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article770661.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:32:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article770661.html Danny Duffy makes one mistake http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article768061.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:24:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article768061.html How the Red Sox got James Shields out of the game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article764727.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:32:33 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article764727.html What I know vs. what I can write http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article752364.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:52:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article752364.html Is Derek Jeter overrated? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article742809.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:16:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article742809.html Greg Holland and the mound visit http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article733816.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:25:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article733816.html The home run derby; guess who’s feeling pressure? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article726130.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:59:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article726130.html The Royals come back with a five-run seventh http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article722255.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 17:42:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article722255.html Hitting with runners in scoring position: The Royals often don’t http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article720581.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:03:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article720581.html Kansas City loses 2-1: How failure to knock the ball down cost the Royals the game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article718187.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:52:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article718187.html The turning point was the national anthem http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article708232.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:34:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article708232.html Salvador Perez covers an earlier mistake http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article701919.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:56:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article701919.html Alcides Escobar makes a mental mistake, the Royals lose 4-3 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article694851.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 23:26:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article694851.html Tampa Bay Rays’ Kevin Kermaier makes a bad decision http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article688250.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:55:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article688250.html Was this a bad outing for Danny Duffy? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article678563.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 06 Jul 2014 15:32:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article678563.html Down 7-3 in the ninth inning, should hitters take a strike? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article677300.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 22:40:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article677300.html How Christian Colon had a three-hit night http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article674403.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 22:50:27 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article674403.html Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians: Who’s hot right now? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article671886.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 09:13:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article671886.html Jason Vargas: strike one vs. ball one http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article665144.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:27:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article665144.html The Royals lose a sloppy game to the Minnesota Twins http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article661358.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article661358.html Danny Duffy is figuring it out http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article652581.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:44:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article652581.html Alex Gordon: ‘Play the game hard, and see what happens’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article643358.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:14:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article643358.html If you want to win, grab a lead before the seventh inning http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article641403.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 21:33:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article641403.html How Kelvin Herrera can make the Royals bullpen even better http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article638861.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 00:08:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article638861.html Do umpires discriminate against right-handed pitchers? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article622192.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 01:30:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article622192.html Even the best baseball teams are inconsistent http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article612735.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 00:33:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article612735.html How Adrian Gonzalez, Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier started a Royals rally http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article605905.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:49:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article605905.html