Mike Pound of the Joplin Globe says, "You got to admire Royals’ fans" in response to their dedication of battling through the recent twelve game losing streak.
Many of us believe the Royals are better than the team's 6-14 record. Many fans even felt like the end of the losing streak meant the inevitable beginning of a long winning streak. Let us hope these eternal optimists are correct.
Currently riding a three game winning streak, following Friday night's 7-6 victory over the Minnnesota Twins, the Royals have officially sent the Twins to the cellar of all of MLB. Sitting at 5-15, the Royals handed the despised title over to their division rivals.
Once again, the Royals bats came through on the night with a first inning two run home run from Alex Gordon after Jarrod Dyson reached base on an error to open the game and a third inning solo home run from Billy Butler. Butler singled home Gordon in the fifth. Then in the eighth inning, Mike Moustakas knocked ho...