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

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

This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: August 4

The Royals set up another showdown with the division-leading White Sox with an 8-0 thumping of Toronto on Thursday night at Royals Stadium.  Following a four-game series in Chicago in which the Royals lost three games despite holding a lead, Kansas City prepared for their last three games of the season with the White Sox … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: August 4