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  1. AL pleasant surprises: Team-by-team

    Rob Neyer

    Baltimore Orioles Zach Britton was supposed to start the year in the minors but injuries to Baltimore's rotation forced his promotion. In five starts he is 4-1 with a 2.84 ERA. He is a ground ball pitcher (57.3 GB percent) who has already induced fi...

    Blog | April 29, 2011
  2. Zack Greinke realistic about K.C.'s future

    Rob Neyer

    Yeah, the Royals have some serious prospects in the minors. But will they be good soon enough to help Zack Greinke play for a winning team. As Bob Dutton writes, Greinke has serious doubts ... "Every system has something," he said. "The biggest prob...

    Blog | August 06, 2010
  3. Ankiel returns, for no apparent reason

    Rob Neyer

    Craig Calcaterra on a (typically) puzzling move by the Royals: The Royals are about to call up Rick Ankiel from Omaha, where he has put up a batting line of .270/.281/.556 in 63 at bats while rehabbing. Meanwhile, Alex Gordon is batting .315/.442/....

    Blog | July 22, 2010
  4. Are the Royals looking good in 2012?

    Rob Neyer

    Joshua Fisher is optimistic about the Royals. Granted, he's thinking 2012, but that'll come around soon enough. Here's why: 1B Billy Butler 2B Mike Aviles SS Christian Colon 3B Mike Moustakas LF Alex Gordon CF Mitch Maier? RF Eric Hosmer C W...

    Blog | June 09, 2010
  5. Have Royals given up on Alex Gordon?

    Rob Neyer

    You remember Alex Gordon? He was supposed to be an All-Star by now. Instead he's back in Triple-A, and Joe Posnanski isn't impressed. Joe's big finish: I think the Royals have made a huge mistake here sending Gordon down. Gordon, even a disappointin...

    Blog | May 03, 2010
  6. Wednesday Wangdoodles

    Rob Neyer

    Today's links are presented purely for the purposes of entertainment; please, no wagering ... * Why did the Royals send Alex Gordon to Triple-A? No, he hasn't played well since coming off the DL. But Rany Jazayerli wonders if the timin...

    Blog | August 19, 2009
  7. Gordon's breakout delayed

    Rob Neyer

    Speaking of Rookie of the Year candidates, just two years ago Alex Gordon was everyone's choice in the American League. Gordon And now he's down, and nobody seems to know for how long: The Royals pla...

    Blog | April 17, 2009