This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 20

The Royals hit two solo home runs but did nothing else on offense, losing 4-2 to Seattle on Monday night at Royals Stadium. Seattle scored first, getting one run in the first against Royals starter Dennis Leonard. With one out, Steve Braun doubled. With two outs, Leroy Stanton singled to score Braun. But Kansas City … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 20

This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 19

Despite blowing a 6-1 lead, the Royals captured an 8-7 walkoff win to complete a three-game sweep of the division-leading Minnesota Twins on Sunday afternoon at Royals Stadium. Kansas City wasted little time jumping on Twins starter Dave Goltz. Tom Poquette began the bottom of the first by reaching first when he struck out on … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 19

This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 12

In a game that was more memorable for the uniforms than anything that happened on the field, the Brewers defeated the Royals, 4-0, on Sunday afternoon at County Stadium in Milwaukee. Sometime after Saturday night’s game, thieves broke into the Kansas City locker room and made off with practically all of the team’s uniforms, plus … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1977 Edition: June 12