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I'm not sure what constitutes as a "timeless photo," but this has to at least be in the ballpark.
Alternate title: e'ouch Before you can even type "Albert Pujols out 4-6 weeks following wrist injury", the Internet has turned itself inside out reacting to Kansas City Royal Wilson Betemit's Flash-on-Anti-Monitor run into Albert's glove, showing us that the world's most powerful living entity can feel pain, and that when he feels it, he does a weird little hop to show it.
According to a report from Japan's Yomiuri Giants, former Kansas City Royals pitcher Brian Bannister has responded to last month's earthquake and tsunami by quitting his job, fleeing the country and quitting professional baseball forever.
Since it appears unclear that pitching ace Cliff Lee <a href="http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20101210&content_id=16297888&vkey=news_mlb&c_id=mlb">will pick his new team</a> anytime soon, it's worth noting on the last day of baseball's winter meetings that Kansas City Royals pitcher Zach Greinke is being shopped by his team.
We're now in the phase of the MLB season where the leagues glacially roll out their post-season awards; and we were moderately tickled to see Kansas City Royals ace and object of female WL readers' affection Zack Greinke scoop up the AL Cy Young Award after one of the best seasons in baseball history.
I gotta be honest, I haven't been impressed with these auto-tune videos that seem to be coming out every week now.
Zack Greinke, AKA The Only Reason To Give The Kansas City Royals Time Of Day, went eight innings in his latest start last night, which is like "balls and a half deep" by today's standards.
Here's your baseball post for June: The Indians had the first walkoff seagull-poaching of 2009 after.
It's too bad that this post isn't about <a href="http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/players/7257">Zach Greinke</a>, he of the phenomenally awesome 0.
Conventional "baseball" wisdom says that the American League is <a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/41933-why-is-the-national-league-so-inferior-to-the-american-league">the better league</a>.
Royals legend and Hall of Famer George Brett wants you to know about that time he shat himself in the lobby of the Bellagio.
NFL - It may have been utterly meaningless and despoiled by the presence of Redskins fans, but NFL players were doing something other than discussing holdouts and Brett Favre for the first time in about six months.
Despite their early-season flirtation with the top of the standings, the Royals are back to foundering somewhere near the bottom of the AL Central.
Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester <a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/recap?gameId=280519102" target="_blank">threw the first no-hitter</a> in the majors this season, striking out nine and allowing only two baserunners as Boston blanked Kansas City 7-0 last night.
John Bale, a pitcher for a minor league baseball team called the Kansas City Royals, <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/sports/baseball/2008-05-05-188715801_x.htm" target="_blank">apologized for breaking his pitching hand</a> when he punched a door.
I read on the Internet that the dudes on <a href="http://royals.mlblogs.com/Cov%20back.jpg" target="_blank">this calendar</a> play baseball for the Kansas City Royals.
There are a few pennant contenders (Note: Actual contention will end on or before tax day) <a href="http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/08039/855811-63.stm" title="Pittsburgh Post Gazette" target="_blank">interested in former Cy Young winner Bartolo Colon</a>:The Pirates, Houston Astros and Kansas City Royals had scouts at Colon's most recent start, Wednesday in the Caribbean World Series.
With the news that <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/manchester/7151624.stm" target="_blank">Jonny Evans</a> was the Manchester United player accused of rape at the team's <a href="../post.phtml?pk=4612">hedonistic Christmas party</a>, Premiership rival West Ham had their own end-of-year party last night, and to my knowledge no one was raped.