Found August 02, 2013 on Fox Sports Kansas City:
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Five observations on the current state of the Royals. FINALLY, SOME OFFENSE We've been saying all year that the Royals have a simple formula for winning. They hit. They win. And the Royals don't have to hit or score much. When the Royals simply score four runs or more, they have an amazing 39-9 record, which tells how good their pitching has been. During the Royals' present nine-game winning streak, the offense hasn't exactly been world-beaters. But it has been at least average, which is all this pitching staff requires. During this winning streak, the Royals are averaging 4.6 runs a game. The league average is 4.5. They have hit seven homers, 14 doubles and three triples. Their on-base percentage is a respectable .330. Once again, what we're seeing is an offense that doesn't have to mash the ball to win. It just has to avoid being horrible, which is what the Royals' offense had been most of the season. Now, though, the Royals...
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