I would add to what he has listed that the Royals are even bad by their historical standards, which is bad. They are currently on pace to hit 84 home runs this year. That is 36% less than last year when they tied for last in the American League. Brutal.
- The Royals last hit two home runs in the same game on May 10. Forty-three players have done it since.
- Royals are now 2-5 (.285) when allowing exactly three runs. The rest of baseball, entering last night, was 158-99 (.615).
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Royals Futility Becoming Unfathomable
Sam Mellinger puts up a few random facts about the Royals current awfulness. Here are a couple of my favorites: