May 25, 2013 10:46 PM

Why Ned Yost tries to stay positive through Royals’ struggles

The least popular man in Kansas City sports, manager Ned Yost says he isn’t panicking about the Royals’ recent slide because that approach got him fired in Milwaukee. And while fans may feel his response is aloof or out of touch, Yost says he’s trying to keep his young players calm. “There’s nothing I can do personally to turn it around except stay positive and stay supportive,” he says.

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