She also reflected on what she would have done differently, who she hopes goes home next and who she hopes wins the season.Show full articles without "Continue Reading" button for {0} hours. His peak came in 2006 when he hit 54 homers to lead the American League. Davis has put up a batting average of .172 over the last two seasons combined and set a record for consecutive at-bats without a hit. KC Royals outfielder Hunter Dozier is hopeful that MLB can pull off a 60-game season amid pandemic. His right wrist was broken when he was hit by a pitch in 2018 and he went on the injured list for two months last year with a left oblique strain.Judge was diagnosed with a broken rib in March and would not have been ready for the season opener if the season began as scheduled on March 26. The Royals have been particularly hard hit by COVID-19 since the start of summer camp, with six other players testing positive: catchers Salvador Perez, Cam Gallagher and Nick Dini, first baseman Ryan O’Hearn and pitchers Brad Keller and Daniel Tillo. KANSAS CITY, Mo. The first-round pick finally made good on his original promise, turning in a .279/.348/.522 batting line with 26 home runs and a league-leading ten triples over 586 plate appearances. While he benefited from a lofty .339 BABIP, Dozier backed it up with excellent exit velocity and sprint speed.The news will dent Dozier’s earning abilities after the season, when he’ll qualify for arbitration for the first time. It’s selfish. Probably best to omit that theory moving forward. How quickly things can change. The newly acquired There goes the Royals as World Series favorites in this short 60 game season.well rip to that guy who thought the Franchy trade would allow them to contendHe obviously didn’t catch this from his teammates. It’s disheartening because I felt things were going well on the field and I have a good feeling about the ballclub we have. There are reports of some people showing immunity for 6 or more months & in factI know it seems like we are living in a horror film but the worse may still to come.If that’s not enough to churn your stomach, say hello to my little friend: mr mosquito.

Instead, famed Houston slugger Bagwell, forever remembered for his funky stance, has held the record since way back in 2000. Helton did it in 2001. He was the first player to ever hit 70 home runs in a season and one of only two guys to do it. Only two men have ever hit more home runs than Sosa in a year, but one of those guys did it the same year the Cubs slugger hit his 66 jacks. “It was just a kick in the gut,” said manager MikeThe Royals received some bad news when starting right fielder “It was just a kick in the gut,” said manager Mike Matheny.Matheny said that with Dozier going on the IL, backups “I think we’re going in that direction,” Matheny said.Dozier, 28, was Kansas City’s first pick in the 2013 Draft (No. Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Indians send down Clevinger, Plesac after virus blunderRamon Laureano’s suspension reduced from 6 games to 4Top prospects still absent, but Tigers are competitiveNationals’ Strasburg ejected for arguing from the standsIndians’ Plesac upset with portrayal after COVID violationMets’ McNeil carted off vs. Nats after crash into wallJoe Kelly’s suspension reduced to 5 games on appealRed Sox place Benintendi on injured list with rib cage strainAaron Judge ailing, uncertain for start of Red Sox seriesMattingly: Marlins sidelined by virus are ‘feeling great’Keone Kela’s return gives beleaguered Pirates a boostAstros hitting coach receives 20-game suspension; A’s Laureano sixIndians keeping Clevinger, Plesac away after violationsDiamondbacks place Bumgarner on IL with back strainMets’ Marcus Stroman opts out of season over virus concernsDodgers’ Joe Kelly goes on IL with right shoulder issueDoubleheader between Cardinals and Tigers postponedMarlins, Tigers creating interesting standings earlyMorton on IL with inflamed shoulder, Alvarado rejoins RaysSource: Indians’ Plesac sent home after protocol misstepAstros, Athletics clear benches as rivals’ tempers flarePadres activate Hosmer from injured list, option AlmonteYankees place Stanton on 10-day IL with hamstring strainMets’ Wacha goes on IL with right shoulder inflammationGiants place Samardjiza on IL due to shoulder impingementCubs-Cardinals series postponed after more positive testsA’s players, staff support coach after gesture, no penaltyIndians hitting coach Van Burkleo opts out due to COVID-19Ex-Angels employee charged in overdose death of Tyler SkaggsApparent roster snafu changes Blue Jays pitching plansAstros’ Emanuel banned 80 games for performance enhancerMLB tightening virus protocols, including masks in dugoutsShohei Ohtani homers in first at-bat since pitching shutdown