Jason Kendall Is Attempting A Comeback With The Royals

Jason Kendall hasn't played in the big leagues since his 118 games with the Royals in 2010. He hit .256/.318/.297 then. He was 36. He showed no signs of future promise. He looked finished, and had season-ending rotator-cuff surgery in September to prove it. So we thought we were free to send Kendall off as a… » 7/19/12 12:10pm 7/19/12 12:10pm

After Beaning, Reporter Will No Longer Urge Players To Take One For The…

Last month, Kansas City Star blogger/reporter Lee Judge wrote that Wilson Betemit should have leaned into a pitch with the bases loaded in a tie game. It wasn't received well, as leaning into the pitch is easy for sportswriters to recommend, while they're sitting comfily at home. » 5/06/11 10:45am 5/06/11 10:45am

Jason Kendall Blows Up At A Reporter, Is Kind Of An Asshole

Yesterday, Nick Wright of 610 AM was interviewing Royals prospect Mike Moustakas when he asked him a wholly innocuous question about possibly starting the season in AAA to delay his arbitration clock. That's when Jason Kendall, not even part of the conversation, jumped in. » 2/23/11 12:15pm 2/23/11 12:15pm