Judging the Royals

May 16, 2013 3:04 AM

The Kansas City Royals and a must-win game

Everybody loves the big pitching match ups—your ace faces their ace, number one against number one—but those games are tossups and either team could win. Then there are the games you should win and can’t afford to lose; not if you’re going to put together a winning record. This was a game the Royals should have won and they did. When you face a team that’s 15 and 24 and they’re using a fill-in starting pitcher with an ERA over 11.00, it’s an opportunity—the Royals needed to win this game.

Judging the Royals

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