Originally written on Crown Crazed  |  Last updated 11/18/14
This was supposed to be our year, or was it? As an earlier article on Crown Crazed pointed out, the organization's theme for "Our Time" is certainly one up for debate and scrutiny.The latest news coming out of Kansas City involves an injury to Danny Duffy's pitching elbow. According to the Royals official Twitter account, team physician Dr. Key diagnosed Duffy with a torn left ulnar collateral ligament. (Duffy will seek a second opinion.) If the diagnosis holds, this means that Duffy will require Tommy John surgery and miss the remainder of the 2012 season, as well as a portion of the start of 2013.Key Injuries Piling UpThis injury adds to the list of players missing for a team that was supposed to have a shot at competing this year in the division. Now granted, the other American League Central teams are off to shaky starts, and Kansas City only sits 4.5 games back of first-place Cleveland. Nonetheless, the Royals have to find ways to win without some key contributors.First, it was...
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