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Old 04-05-2017, 10:55 AM  
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*** Official 2017 Royals Repository ***

Chiefsplanet’s (Proposed) 2017 Season Title: One Last Ride

2011 Prelude:

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The 2017 season undoubtably begins in shadow of Yordano Ventura’s tragic death in the offseason. David Glass again bucked expectation and fan vitriol to go all in on his budget, and the core, despite the heartstring tugging trades of Davis and Dyson, remains primed for another push to the promised land. Will the Royals make another deep run into October? Or will they conduct the largest deadline sell off in Major League history?

Even with the expectations, predictions and hype spanning back from 2011 - the journey this team embarked on since 2013 was sweeter than anything any of us could have imagined. Even if this team goes on a 2004 styled losing binge this year, all is not lost. As this will push the Royals to conduct a sell off for minor league talent that will reignite the incredible optimism that permeated through this place in 2011. At the end of the day, this team actually did it, they somehow found a way to defy all of the odds that the MLB set against them to take the crown.
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2017's Burning Questions

1. What is the threshold between being “buyers” and “sellers” at the deadline?

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2. Can Gordo and Moose bounce back to 2015 levels?

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3. Can Ned Yost manage a bullpen?

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4. Will the Royals find a boost from an unexpected X-Factor to lift them to contention?

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5. Can Jorge Soler and Brandon Moss be productive contributors in Kauffman’s dimensions?

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Bonus Question - Is Raul Mondesi truly ready to be an everyday player?

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We’re all in again, folks. Buckle in and enjoy the ride.

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Old 04-09-2017, 07:08 AM   #46
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Ken Harvey was definitely worth the price of admission.
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Old 04-09-2017, 08:16 AM   #47
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Old 04-09-2017, 10:10 AM   #48
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Old 04-09-2017, 11:41 AM   #49
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Old 04-09-2017, 11:41 AM   #50
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Ken Harvey was definitely worth the price of admission.
One of my earliest baseball memories is of Ken Harvey belting a walk of homer and Bob Davis on commentary saying, "DO YOU BELIEVE??", or something of that nature. I wish I could find video of that moment.
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Old 04-09-2017, 11:42 AM   #51
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My favorite Ken Harvey memory was him being eaten by the tarp.
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Old 04-09-2017, 01:31 PM   #52
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Btw Chiefspants it's "without further ado". You bid adieu.


It's nice seeing us come back late since that was sorta our reputation the last several years.
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Old 04-09-2017, 02:07 PM   #53
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One of my earliest baseball memories is of Ken Harvey belting a walk of homer and Bob Davis on commentary saying, "DO YOU BELIEVE??", or something of that nature. I wish I could find video of that moment.
Say what you will about the 2003 season, but that walk-off homer Harvey hit to get them to 9-0 was something I'll never forget.
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Old 04-10-2017, 05:48 AM   #54
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Checking into a Royals thread for the first time since the season started ... weird to be doing this so late!

First series obviously was disappointing, almost as disappointing as Strahm's start to the season. But even despite the collapse by the pen yesterday, still nice to come back and win a series against a good team on the road, following that opening sweep by Minnesota.

I'm encouraged by the starting pitching so far... Duffy looks to be picking up where he left off last season, Vargas looked very vintage in frustrating a very good Astros lineup for six innings, and Karns was solid yesterday. Need a little more from Hammel and Kennedy, but they're pretty known quantities.

Been a long/tough week for me... moving into our new house + craziness at work + toddler twins makes for me having watched just one game start to finish so far.

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Old 04-10-2017, 09:18 AM   #55
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The memory is a blur, as most dreams are. But Duffy can remember it all. Ventura is wearing dreadlocks, he says, extensions of the ones he had in the 2014 World Series. He is speaking perfect English, too. There is just enough time to ask a question or two.

“I was like: ‘Man, why did you have to leave us, dude?’ ” Duffy says.

The dream finishes in an instant. Ventura calls his friend “Papi.” He tells Duffy that he is in a better place. As he sits still in the car, he says: “I’ll always be with you.”

“And then I woke up,” Duffy says. “It was like weird. I’ve never had a calmer game in my life.”
Man, that gave me freakin' chills and made me a little misty-eyed.
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Old 04-10-2017, 10:22 AM   #56
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Old 04-10-2017, 10:41 AM   #57
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Old 04-10-2017, 10:52 AM   #58
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You sure about that? The last one I started, we didn't get our asses kicked as bad as the previous two games.

My mojo is suspect.

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Old 04-10-2017, 01:27 PM   #59
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So no one else wants the game thread today?
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Old 04-10-2017, 01:30 PM   #60
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