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Yost's managerial decisions make for extra-entertaining World Series

The Royals lead the Giants, two games to one, in a thoroughly entertaining World Series, and I’m inspired to write a brief letter. Dear baseball gods, Can Ned Yost manage in the World Series every year? Please? Sincerely, All of us Oh, this is too much fun. I don’t always agree with his in-game moves, and, in all honesty, I prefer it that way. There are two sports going on right...
Via Fox Sports
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Royals' Yost says KC relievers not 'sissies'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Royals manager Ned Yost thinks he has a tough bullpen, filled with relievers capable of throwing multiple innings on consecutive nights. ''We don't feel that they're soft. We don't feel like they're sissies,'' he said after Kansas City beat San Francisco 3-2 Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lead. Kansas City relievers combined...
Via AP on Fox
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Playoff Prospectus: Never-Wrong Ned? by R.J. Anderson

No matter how questionable the decision, everything Ned Yost does this postseason seems to work in the end.
Via Baseball Prospectus
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ned Yost Wears No. 3 As A Tribute To Dale Earnhardt

Ned Yost wears No. 3 as a tribute to Dale Earnhardt Sr.
Via Gamedayr
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Royals’ Ned Yost Grew Up Giants Fan, Once Spent Vida Blue Autograph

Clearly, this World Series is going to be an inside job. OK, maybe not. But Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost revealed Monday he grew up a huge San Francisco Giants fan, making this year’s Fall Classic extra special for the veteran skipper. “I bet you I’ve wore out 15 San Francisco Giant hats as a kid growing up,” Yost told reporters in Kansas City. “That was my team...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals manager Ned Yost owes a lot to his late friend Dale Earnhardt

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost is heading to the World Series. On Thursday, Yost - an avid NASCAR fan and good friend of the late Dale Earnhardt - made an appearance on SiriusXM's NASCAR Radio. Speaking with host and former No. 3 team crew member Danny "Chocolate" Myers, Yost talked about what he learned from "The Indimidator" ... a man he first met on...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals advance to the World Series

After completing a four-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles in the ALCS, the Kansas City Royals are heading back to the World Series for the first time since 1985. Combining awesome relief pitching, timely hitting, speed and great defense, the Royals swept their way through the American League Playoffs to a tune of an 8-0 record. This after Ned Yost’s club was down four runs in...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

All That Ned Yost Bunting Has Helped the Royals

Relative to the rest of the league, Ned Yost‘s bunting isn’t exactly out of control. However, he does seem rather fond of the strategy, so he pulls it out pretty often, and it’s a big part of how he’s labeled online. The Royals bunted and ran like crazy people in the wild-card playoff against Oakland, […]
Via Fangraphs
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Pedro Martinez sends legendary tweet regarding Ned Yost’s decision making

The Kansas City Royals defeated the Oakland Athletics in 12 thrilling innings of baseball, 9-8. The team attained its first postseason win since 1985. Royals manager Ned Yost made a few curious decisions on the night. And after the game, rather than praising Yost, Martinez delivered the tweet of the night....
Via The Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Yost: Royals may have caved under pressure of large crowds

Less than a week after Ned Yost ripped Kansas City fans for not showing up to games when their team is in a pennant race, the Royals manager wondered over the weekend if playing in front of such a large crowd was an issue for his players. The Royals lost a couple of crucial games […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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