I fired up the old school big screen TV we had. Not a flat screen TV, but one of those box big screen TVs that took up pretty much the entire basement. Once the TV was glowing, I flipped to the Royals game.
Kansas City Royals outfielder Alex Gordon, whose rollercoaster career took him from near bust to All-Star and Gold Glove winner, will retire after the season. He said during a Zoom news conference Thursday that the pandemic reinforced his feelings that he wants to spend more time with his family and "catch up on things I’ve missed my whole life.
Fulmer has not put together consecutive positive outings, and he has been limited to three innings at most as he works himself back into the rotation. His last outing was one of his best, however, throwing three shutout innings with just one hit allowed. Still, his velocity is way down (from 96.5 mph in 2018 to 93.5 mph this season) and he has not been missing a lot of bats.