Tag Archives: Kansas City Royals

  • Reds Pitcher Aroldis Chapman Takes 110 MPH Line Drive to the Face (Video)

    Reds Pitcher Aroldis Chapman Takes 110 MPH Line Drive to the Face (Video)

    Last night’s Cactus League contest between the Cincinnati Reds and the Kansas City Royals in Surprise, Arizona, was called off after Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman took a 110 mph line drive to the face and had to be stretchered off the field. The play took place during the sixth inning, as Royals catcher Salvador Perez […]

  • Excited Royals Fan Gives Us the Creepiest Belly Dance of All-Time (GIF)

    Excited Royals Fan Gives Us the Creepiest Belly Dance of All-Time (GIF)

    You certainly cannot blame fans of the Kansas City Royals for being a little crazy these days. For the first time since 1989, it’s mid-September and there is actually a mathematical possibility of the Royals making it to the postseason. It’s not a high mathematical possibility, but it exists. The Rays currently sit at the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 8/5/2013 — Eric Hosmer

    Stat Line of the Night — 8/5/2013 — Eric Hosmer

    The Kansas City Royals have been one of the hottest teams in baseball since the All-Star break.  They entered Monday having won 11 of their last 12 games, and, led by a huge offensive outburst from Eric Hosmer, they would continue their winning ways at home against the lowly Minnesota Twins. Hosmer stepped to the […]

  • Royals Fan Flips the Double Bird (GIF)

    Royals Fan Flips the Double Bird (GIF)

    The Kansas City Royals have gotten off to a solid start this season, having won five of their first eight games, and each of their first two at home.  That has them sitting atop the Central Division as of this afternoon—yeah, I know it’s early—and their early success has also provided the fans in Kauffman Stadium with […]

  • Jeff Francoeur Snatches Popcorn From A Fan (Video)

    Jeff Francoeur Snatches Popcorn From A Fan (Video)

    Chasing fly balls around the outfield is enough to make anyone hungry, including Kansas City Royals’ right-fielder, Jeff Francoeur. The man they call “Frenchy” has been building his reputation as a fan favorite not only in Kansas City, but around the entire MLB this season.  It started in Oakland, when Francoeur sponsored the A’s fans’ […]

  • Royals Closer Jonathan Broxton Has Some Big Pants To Fill (Video)

    Royals Closer Jonathan Broxton Has Some Big Pants To Fill (Video)

    Kansas City Royals closer Jonathan Broxton is 1-1 with a 1.99 ERA, and he has successfully converted on 21 of his 24 save opportunities this season.  At a whopping 6’4″, 300-pounds, it goes without saying that his absence from the Royals lineup would leave the rest of his team with some rather big shoes pants […]