This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: August 12

The Royals took advantage of four errors to outlast the Blue Jays, 9-8, on Friday night at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto. Toronto’s first contribution to the Royals’ cause came in the second. With one out, Darrell Porter singled off Blue Jays starter Dave Lemanczyk. With two outs, Cookie Rojas added a single. Freddie Patek singled … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: August 12

50 Greatest Kauffman Stadium Moments, #36: White’s 2000th Hit (September 11, 1990)

Note: April 10, 2023 will mark the 50th anniversary of the first game at Royals/Kauffman Stadium. Each week, I will look at one memorable moment in stadium history, with the top moment revealed on April 10, 2023. Missed an entry? You can find past ones here. I think sometimes we forget what an amazing baseball … Continue reading 50 Greatest Kauffman Stadium Moments, #36: White’s 2000th Hit (September 11, 1990)

This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: August 8

The work the Royals did in sweeping the Chicago White Sox over the weekend was partially undone as they lost a doubleheader to the California Angels on Monday at Royals Stadium. The Angels built big leads in both games on their way to 6-4 and 7-2 wins. California battered Royals starter Andy Hassler for five … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: August 8