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Kings of Kauffman Nov 24, 2021

KC Royals: Salvador Perez makes 2021 All-MLB Team

The KC Royals may have had a losing record this season, but they haven’t fallen short on postseason awards. Michael A. Taylor and Andrew Benintendi became first-time Gold Glove winners, and Salvador Perez has won the Luis Aparicio Award and a Silver Slugger, was nominated for the Roberto Clemente Award, the Hank Aaron Award, the […] KC Royals: Salvador Perez makes 2021 All-MLB Team - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of Kauffman - KC Royals News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Royals Review Nov 9, 2021
Royals Rumblings - News for November 9, 2021

Royals Rumblings - News for November 9, 2021

Michael A. Taylor #2 celebrates with Andrew Benintendi #16 of the Kansas City Royals after a 2-1 win over the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 24, 2021, in Detroit, Michigan. | Photo by Duane Burleson/ Congratulations to the Gold Glovers! Royals Rumblings - News for November 9, 2021 Hello, and welcome to another Royals Rumblings. Why isn’t Max writing this for today? Well, it’s simple. Max is currently very busy as the mastermind behind the annual SB Nation Offseason Simulation, which is wrapping up today. In the simulation, 30 real people try to improve...
Kings of Kauffman Nov 7, 2021

KC Royals: Half of club’s nominees grab Gold Gloves

KC Royals shortstop Nicky Lopez, stunningly and inexplicably left out of the Gold Glove race this year, couldn’t win the award for the best American League defensive player at his position Sunday night. That left four other Royals—Whit Merrifield, Andrew Benintendi, and Michael A. Taylor, none of whom had ever won a Gold Glove, and […] KC Royals: Half of club’s nominees grab Gold Gloves - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of Kauffman - KC Royals News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Royals Review Nov 7, 2021
Andrew Benintendi and Michael A. Taylor win Gold Glove Awards

Andrew Benintendi and Michael A. Taylor win Gold Glove Awards

Photo by Jamie Squire/ Whit Merrifield and Salvador Perez are snubbed. Andrew Benintendi and Michael A. Taylor each won their first Gold Glove Award on Sunday night as Rawlings Sporting Goods announced its winners on ESPN. Whit Merrifield and Salvador Perez were also up for Gold Glove Awards, but fell short. Marcus Semien of the Blue Jays won the award at second base and Sean Murphy of the Athletics won it at catcher. Benintendi and Taylor were each in their first season with the Royals. A Kansas City Royals player has won a Gold Glove Award in each of the last 11...
Kings of Kauffman Nov 3, 2021

Grading the 2021 KC Royals, Part 2: The outfielders

“Stunning” best describes the different outfield look the KC Royals presented on Opening Day this season. Gone to retirement and replaced by offseason trade acquisition Andrew Benintendi was perennial Gold Glover Alex Gordon, the winter signing of Michael A. Taylor foretold the ultimate retirement of Bubba Starling, and rookie Kyle Isbel’s good Cactus League performance […] Grading the 2021 KC Royals, Part 2: The outfielders - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of Kauffman - KC Royals News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Kings of Kauffman Oct 29, 2021

KC Royals have 4 Gold Glove nominees and 1 snub

Four KC Royals were among the Rawlings Gold Glove nominees announced Thursday afternoon. One slick-fielding Royal was not. Three Royals we identified in August as the club’s top Gold Glove candidates—catcher Salvador Perez, center fielder Michael A. Taylor, and second baseman Whit Merrifield—made the final list of candidates; left fielder Andrew Benintendi joins them, but […] KC Royals have 4 Gold Glove nominees and 1 snub - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of Kauffman - KC Royals News, Rumors, and Fan Community
Royals Review Oct 29, 2021
Royals Rumblings - News for October 29, 2021

Royals Rumblings - News for October 29, 2021

“I got nominated for a Gold Glove!” “Me, too!” | Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports Are you a Gold Glove finalist? Max covered the big Gold Glove news yesterday: Salvador Pérez, Whit Merrifield, Andrew Benintendi, and Michael A. Taylor were the four Royals named Gold Glove finalists by the Rawlings Sporting Goods Company today. However, Nicky Lopez was not listed as a finalist despite ranking well in defensive metrics at shortstop. Lynn Worthy covers this news for The Star: The winners will be revealed on Sunday, Nov. 7, at 7:30 p.m. during a broadcast of...

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