The New Rookie

The New Rookie: A Baseball Reporter's Memoir | Whit Merrifield | SE

On June 13, 2016, Whit Merrifield, the newest rookie of the Kansas City Royals, hit his first major league home run off of the Cleveland Indians’ Carlos Carrasco. Seconds after, on June 13, 2016, I looked at my dad in section 139 of Kauffman Stadium and told him “I’m going to be a baseball reporter … Read more

It’s How You Respond that Counts as Shown by the Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals - It's How You Respond that Counts as Shown by the Kansas City Royals

Congratulations to the 2015 World Series Champions, the Kansas City Royals. Last year, the Royals came within just two runs of winning the World Series, but lost in Game 7 to the San Francisco Giants. Imagine getting that close only to come up short—and then coming back the next year to push even harder and … Read more