Trip Back to Dallas a Welcome One for Canucks' Desjardins
He worked so hard," Desjardins said of McKenzie. "One time, I didn't know how he was going to make it in the American League , if he was a fourth-line guy. He just worked so hard to get here." Earlier this week, the Stars recalled another
Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series
And then, they all got some time off. Almost an eternity, by October standards. The Royals went 8-0 in the American League playoffs, giving them five idle days before Shields starts the opener. San Francisco went 8-2 on the National
Suddenly, Royals fans are digging Ned Yost | FOX Sports
When Royals manager Ned Yost went out for dinner with his family after his team clinched the American League pennant, he got mobbed by fans who treated him to 'a tremendous experience and something I've never experienced in my life.'
Royals savoring trip to World Series
Ned Yost on the Royals' path to the American League pennant.
Takeaway from this month? The Royals have been really good.
month? The Royals have been really good. Rob Neyer Rob Neyer @robneyer You want to know how the Royals won the American League ? Jay Jaffe’s written an excellent primer ; read it, and you’ll be well-prepared for whatever comes next
Just sit back and enjoy this wild card World Series
best team rewarded more often. But, how do you intend to determine the best? The Royals, for example, had the American League 's second-best record after the All-Star break. They were behind only the Orioles, who they beat. Aren't
Surprise heroes, tough 'pens, gritty clubs make Series tough to predict
Royals lately. “Enough to be worried about ‘em,” Sabean said. “They’re a National League team in the American League . All of a sudden, they’ve got some offense that they didn’t have most of the year. And that youth — that’s a powerful component on any
Michael Bradley defends his MLS move, shrugs off Klinsmann criticism
recent World Cup in Brazil, Bradley followed in the footsteps of countryman Clint Dempsey in rejoining the North American league as one of its stars. And while it didn't affect his playing time for the U.S., Bradley has — along with Dempsey
Rangers tab Pirates' bench coach Banister as new skipper
among many others. It was the first time in five seasons that the Rangers played only 162 games. After consecutive American League pennants, they played in the AL Wild Card Game in 2012 and a wild-card tiebreaker in 2013. Until Washington unexpectedly
Blue Heaven: Royals fans can't stop pinching themselves
watching his beloved Royals sweep the Baltimore Orioles, 4-0, Wednesday night to clinch the franchise's first American League pennant and World Series berth since 1985 -- the first in his (young) lifetime. "I thought it would be when my