Royals find right recipe for small-market success
work, but know they won't.'' When they don't, poor decisions can be costly. The Royals gave forgettable pitcher Gil Meche a $55 million contract early in Moore's tenure, and it set the rebuilding process back years. In other words, striking
Alex Gordon, Royal for Life? Let's just hope for 2016.
few thousand examples. And by the way, it’s not foolish because they couldn’t afford him. If they could give Gil Meche and Mike Sweeney $11 million a year, some years ago when revenues were significantly lower, they certainly could give
How the knuckle-curve works & why it's become so popular
2006-10.Bannister threw a curveball with a conventional grip, but he was also a teammate of spike-curve maestro Gil Meche , who had a 10-year MLB career. Bannister, the son of former major-league starter Floyd Bannister (1977-92
Pitch count, smitch count: Old Hoss snickers at the silly itch
game means you’re a lazy vagabond who loafs about early on. Pull it together, son. All nine innings count. 2009: Gil Meche , Royals 121 pitches, six innings, 30 years old Grr: Was pitching with a dead arm. Justification: Only 121 pitches