No matter the issue, Missouri has always been labeled as a state of two distinct camps: Yankee vs. Confederate, urban vs. rural, Blue state vs. Red, Calvin pissing on a Ford logo/Calvin pissing on a Chevy logo and — most divisive of all — "Missouri" vs. "Missourah." In reality, though, ... More >>
George Brett is a Hall of Fame baseball player, one of the greatest hitters who has ever lived, and the best player to ever put on a Kansas City Royals uni. He also happens to be one hell of a good storyteller.
So apparently George Brett doesn't like it when people take shots at the Royals manager. Who knew? Oh, and he hates sportswriters and media people pretty much just in general. Sort of makes me glad I'm over on this side of the state, you know? Tough to feel good about yourself when a Hall of Famer ... More >>
I don't know if anyone's noticed, but something pretty extraordinary is happening on the other side of the state. Zack Greinke, the Royals' young phenom right-hander, may have become the best pitcher in baseball while no one was looking. So far this year, Greinke's record stands at 6-1, with an ... More >>
When the Cardinals play the Kansas City Royals tonight in the first of a three-game series, they will see team that's a work in progress. Seems like we've been hearing that for a lot of years now, doesn't it? There is, however, one real difference now as opposed to years past. The franchise's pl ... More >>
Tartan Day comes early
One museum. Five hundred pieces of baseball history. All kinds of sweet!