Found February 16, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
What else can baseball fans do in January but dream of October? In You May Say I'm a Dreamer, the Outside Corner staff will imagine the route to a World Series in 2012 title for all 30 teams. The Kansas City Royals, otherwise known as the new Tampa Bay Rays, are the 2012 World Series champions!  In one of the most stunning and unexpected playoff runs in recent memory, the Royals took the baseball world by storm by proving there are ways other than buying expensive free agents to win a World Series.  How did it happen?  Simple, it all comes down to drafting, developing and trading for the right players and making that timely run.  Oddly enough, it was the Detroit Tigers signing of Prince Fielder that sent the Royals to the postseason, but we’ll explain that later.   The 2012 Royals offense transformed into an unstoppable juggernaut led by stud DH Billy Butler.  Butler took his offense to entirely new level by hitting .320/.400/.587 with 55 doubles and 25 bombs.  He always had...
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