Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Playoff Bound Royals, Part Three: Sometimes Doing Nothing is the Best Thing

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in. The Royals had managed to lose five straight in particularly demoralizing fashion just before the all star break. That was it. Season over. Another season wondering where and … Continue reading

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The Playoff Bound Royals, Part Two: Your Friendly Neighborhood Stats Roundup

This months edition: OBP, better known as on-base-percentage. For pitchers and hitters alike this is a very telling statistic. Baserunners start rallies; the more there are, the more likely it is that the team will score runs. Or allow runs, … Continue reading

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