Royals Crown Victory Over A's

Destiny’s cruel touch finally met its match on Tuesday evening as the Kansas City Royals ended a 29-year old playoff drought with an improbable victory over the Oakland Athletics. The matchup was supposed to be a pitcher’s duel. It was supposed to be low-scoring. It turned out to be a matchup of Athletic power versus Royal speed. And speed won because “that’s what speed do.”
October 1, 2014