Sam Mellinger

May 3, 2014 8:12 PM

Royals fans expect more out of this team, and deservedly so

Catch someone with the Royals in the right mood on the right day and you’ll hear something that’s at the heart of a complicated relationship between a longtime losing franchise and the fans who care about it. “We get more love outside of Kansas City than we do here,” they say. This may be the most trustworthy team Royals fans have had in a generation, but that trust still has to be earned.

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