Royals Analysis

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Alex Gordon's free agent value

Alex Gordon becomes a free agent after 2015. But how much is he worth if he would become a FA after this year?

Alex Gordon's free agent value

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Alex Gordon becomes a free agent after 2015. But how much is he worth if he would become a FA after this year?

Where the 2014 success came from

The Royals are playing well and have achieved some level of success. There's been a lot of discussion about what the 2014 team means for an evaluation of Dayton Moore. That's a big subject that...

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Picking Up the Option on Billy Butler

To pick it, or not to pick it, that is the question

Picking Up the Option on Billy Butler

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To pick it, or not to pick it, that is the question

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Two Strong Weeks

The Royals have changed their fortunes and a fan-bases optimism in a span of two weeks.

Two Strong Weeks

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The Royals have changed their fortunes and a fan-bases optimism in a span of two weeks.

Billy Butler's Present and Future

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Butler's been a driving force of the recent success. Does that mean the Royals should retain his services?

How Josh Willingham fits with the Royals

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More like WINNING-ham, amirite?

A look at Royals' fellow Wild Card contenders

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The Royals are a pretty flawed team, but so is everyone else they're contending against.

Mike Moustakas, Pull Hitter

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The organization believes Moustakas has turned a corner of some kind. He's definitely turning something.

Royal Ups and Downs: Post Deadline Push Edition

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Highs! Lows! Get 'em while they're hot!

Royals matching offers to deadline deals

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Let's take a look at the Royals equivalents of what was accepted for trades yesterday.

James Shields Struggles: Visually

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The author has recently been contemplating about the struggles of Royals pitcher "James Shields." Mr. Shields had himself a very testing May and June. There is no doubt that he internally looked...

Royal Ups and Downs: The Big Trade Edition

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The highs and lows of the Royals roster in the post-Valencia era.

A Simple Intro to Sabermetrics: Pitching

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Part 2 of my stat intro involves one aspect of run prevention, pitching.

Potential trade ideas for James Shields

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If the Royals were to trade James Shields, and they probably won't, who could we expect to get in return and from where?

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Saving cost by taking Shields over price

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As the trade deadline looms, teams get a better idea if they are buyers, sellers, or holders. Most teams are sellers and holders, but there are of course a few teams that are in a nice enough...

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The case of Billy Butler's plate discipline

In the month of July, Billy Butler is hitting 234/286/313 in 70 PA. Since July 1st, Billy Butler has seen 249 pitches. That is an average of 3.56 pitches per appearance. Since the all-star break,...

Alcides Escobar, Utility Player

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Alcides Escobar would make a fantastic utility player, which ought to be his main role with the Royals.

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