... and its still raining hard here in Iowa.
As I'm sure you know, Alex Gordon has been named the Topps Minor League Player of the Year. His reaction was one of pure joy, the kind of elation that only a few of life's moments can provide:
"Oh, really?" he said when told of the award. "I didn't know Topps had one."
The Patron Saint of the Royals Webpage, Dick Kaegel, took questions in a recent mailbag that featured heavily answers from Dayton Moore. From this we can conclude:
1) There is no Arod to KC plan in the works.
2) Luke Hudson won't be moving into the 'pen.
3) Moore is still obsessed with pitching.
And then there's this:
I don't even know if the Royals are sure of the name, but it's a tune left behind by famed musician/pitcher Jose Lima.
It would be a hard decision though, and I'd probably want to change it all the time.
Was anyone else puzzled by the appearance of our Neifi near the conclusion of Game 3/III/Three in St. Louis? Joe Sheehan was.
FIRE MARK MANGINO