As the title suggests, we had to talk about the Royals latest approach to fixing Luke Hochevar and his spot in the organization. We considered the price to keep him, what he might have left in the tank and what the alternatives might be.
We also talked about Lorenzo Cain‘s injury, Omaha’s quest (in vain) to repeat as PCL champs and which players might get dropped from the 40 man roster this winter. Salvador Perez was also a key figure in our discussion, as he had just matched Darrell Porter‘s team-record hitting streak for a catcher.
To finish up, we tossed out all the cliches and phrases we always hear as Kansas City sports fans. I think we’ve really turned a corner with this one…
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