The big news yesterday was the MVP voting. Max already covered it here. Salvy finished a slightly disappointing 7th as 6 voters didn’t even have him on the ballot.
Here’s your daily Alec Lewis, talking about today’s Rule V draft protection deadline:
NEW — Who will the Royals protect ahead of tomorrow night’s Rule 5 draft protection deadline? And what do these decisions say about the club’s competitive window? https://t.co/rK8LwEUbBC— Alec Lewis (@alec_lewis) November 18, 2021
This news is maybe more Royals-adjacent, but one of the bigger stories yesterday was Clark Hunt talking about the stadium situation for the Chiefs if the Royals move downtown:
Speaking to the media for his annual in-season news conference, Chiefs chairman and CEO Clark Hunt discussed the potential of a Royals move away from the Truman Sports Complex.