Somehow, one of the worst MLB teams was able to take down one of the best. Yesterday afternoon, the Kansas City Royals found a way to get their third win against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Can someone please explain how the Kansas City Royals, who have struggled all year and looked rather meager and messy against the Baltimore Orioles this past weekend, found a way to defeat the Milwaukee Brewers yesterday?
The Kansas City Royals, consistently one of the worst MLB teams around all season, found a way to defeat the Milwaukee Brewers, one of the most successful MLB teams around all season. It just doesn’t make much sense.
The Royals snagged a solid 5-2 win over Milwaukee yesterday, but that’s not the only thing going on in the world of Kansas City sports.
So, let’s take a look at everything that’s happening:
Kansas City Royals news and links
Somehow, for whatever reason, the Kansas City Royals have been consistently solid against the Milwaukee Brewers. The Royals have been stunningly mediocre all season, but they’ve bested the Brewers once again. The Brewers are really good. The Royals aren’t. But the Royals keep winning against the Brewers. Someone please explain to me how this happens.
Kansas City Royals: Is Brady Singer approaching “bust” territory? – This season hasn’t been super fun for the Kansas City Royals or their young, talented pitcher, Brady Singer. Should Royals fans start considering him a bust or is it still too early in his career to make that sort of designation?
Kansas State Wildcats news and links
Kansas State’s Skylar Thompson, Deuce Vaughn featured on 2021 Maxwell Award watch list – There’s generally not much happening in the world of college football right now, so we’ve officially reached preseason award watch list season. A couple of Wildcats were able to earn some preseason recognition from a pretty prestigious award, so that’s good.
Kansas State football: 3 reasons why Skylar Thompson is a darkhorse Maxwell Award candidate – If the Kansas State Wildcats are going to be good this year, it’ll be because quarterback Skylar Thompson starts playing at a higher level. He’s arguably the most seasoned quarterback in the entire country and the Wildcats have some intriguing weapons around him. Keep an eye on him this year.
Kansas State football: 3 Wildcats that need to improve in 2021 – Kansas State has the tools to be a pretty good team this year, but the Wildcats need to show actual, tangible evidence of improvement this season. Here are three Kansas State football players that absolutely need to improve next year for the Wildcats to have a really fun season.
Kansas City Chiefs news and links
Kansas City Chiefs: 3 potential NFL cut candidates to pursue – The Kansas City Chiefs are a great team, but there’s always room for improvement, even with great teams. Here are a few players the Chiefs should consider adding for next season.
Former Kansas City Chiefs head coach chosen for Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame – It’s always a fun day when someone is selected to join a hall of fame, especially when it happens to be a more regionally based hall of fame where the selection seems to have a relatively greater level of importance to the community.
Nebraska Cornhuskers news and links
Nebraska football: Huskers release details for 2021 fan day – The Nebraska Cornhuskers weren’t able to have their annual fan day in 2020 because of the pandemic, but they’ve got it going again this year. This link has everything you need to know about the event.
Nebraska football: 3 Huskers that need to improve in 2021 – If any team has room for improvement, it’s the Nebraska Cornhuskers. This team has struggled for years and is working to become relevant again, but they’ve got a long way to go. Scott Frost needs his team to improve as a whole this season and it starts with these three Huskers.
Nebraska football: Huskers’ Adrian Martinez earns spot on Maxwell Award watch list – Adrian Martinez is a talented quarterback for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Adrian Martinez is also someone who has failed to consistently play up to his potential. He got some preseason recognition by the folks over at the Maxwell Award committee, but he’ll need to actually play at a remarkable level to win that award.
Missouri Tigers news and links
Missouri football: Does Eliah Drinkwitz deserve more respect in coach rankings? – Heading into his second season leading the Mizzou Tigers, Drinkwitz hasn’t exactly been ranked very favorably in SEC coach rankings. Where should he be ranked?
Kansas Jayhawks news and links
Big 12 Coach Rankings: Lance Leipold recognized before 1st season with Kansas football – The Kansas Jayhawks were able to hire an incredibly talented coach in Lance Leipold. They need someone who can truly reinvigorate a program that has been dormant and struggling for years now. If this team is going to find anything that closely resembles success, the Kansas Jayhawks will need to trust Leipold’s leadership and give him plenty of time to tear things down and rebuild this program.