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*May 21: *GOT IT! Jamie Sabau/Getty Images

*May 17: *Home runs are better with friends! Denis Poroy/Getty Images

*May 14: *Home run fun! Stacy Revere/Getty Images

*May 12: *Let's go! John Fisher/Getty Images

*May 8: *WINNER WINNER! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

*May 3: *SPLASH! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

*May 2: *Home run fun! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

*April 28: *We're team Edward! Adam Bettcher/Getty Images

*April 27: *Got it! David Berding/Getty Images

*April 22: *All smiles here! Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

*April 19: *Not safe here! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*April 12: *Scoring is fun! Tom Pennington/Getty Images

*April 6: *Back to it! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

October 01: Massey whips it! Ron Schwane/Getty Images

*September 30: *Even with his eyes closed! Ron Schwane/Getty Images

September 25: Nice try. SCORE! _ Ed Zurga/Getty Images_

*September 24: *Not a dodger but he sure is dodging! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 23: *Headed home! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 22: *INCOMING! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 21: Winning celebrations! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 21: Just in time! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 20: *SPLASH! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 17: Bobby Witt the tag out! Winslow Townson/Getty Images

*September 16: *Too easy! Maddie Meyer/Getty Images

*September 14: *Us when the MLB shop is having a sale. David Berding/MLB Photos via Getty Images

September 11: Hit 'em with it! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 10: *"See you" -MJ to this ball, probably. Kyle Rivas/Getty Images

September 09: Cuas whips it! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 7: *FEELIN' THE LOVE! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 7: *PEREZZZZZ! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 06: Not in my house! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 5: *Joint flexibility came in CLUTCH. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*September 04: *Lopez with the out! Duane Burleson/Getty Images

September 03: Eaton doesn't miss a thing! Duane Burleson/Getty Images

September 2: Score! Duane Burleson/Getty Images

August 31: Aaaaand you're out! Jamie Sabau/Getty Images

August 30: It's a raining...sunflower seeds?! Michael Reaves/Getty Images

*August 28: *Homer celebrations. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 27: Padres filing a report for a stolen base! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*August 24: *Incoming! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*August 24: *Isbel ain't a criminal but here he is stealing second! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

*August 23: *Bobby Witt the catch! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 22: Dodging Gatorade baths and Ls! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 21: Double the fun! Julio Aguilar/Getty Images

August 19: TAYLORRR! Julio Aguilar/Getty Images

August 18: Went in with one, came out with two! Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images

August 17: Head in the clouds! _ David Berding/Getty Images_

August 17: Maikel >> David Berding/Getty Images

August 15: At least Correa tried! David Berding/Getty Images

August 14: Theme of the game is ice! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 14: ICE IN HIS VEINS Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 13: That's an out! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 11: All smiles for Bobby! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 10: Homer celebrations! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 9: Up top! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 9: Bring it in! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 07: Heads up!_ Ed Zurga/Getty Images_

August 6: The face you make when you're tagged out! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 4: A royal celebration! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 1: Home run happy! Michael Reaves/Getty Images

July 31: Team win! Adam Hunger/Getty Images

July 30: Gotta go! Rich Schultz/Getty Images

July 29: Can't rain on this parade! Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

July 27: Too late, Angel! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 26: Reach! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 25: Let's gooo! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 22: Safeeeee! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 18: Benintendi during the American League Media Availability. Rob Tringali/MLB Photos

July 17: Low-fives! Cole Burston/Getty Images

July 15: Gotta go! Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images

July 14: Homer smiles! Mark Blinch/Getty Images

July 13: 1...2...3... Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 13: ...DUMP! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 12: All smiles here! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 11: Who it's all about! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 11: Safe steal at second! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 10: Perfect! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 09: Game face! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 06: Those two run homers hit different! Logan Riely/Getty Images

July 5: Light work! Logan Riely/Getty Images

July 03: Quick Whit it! Duane Burleson/Getty Images

July 02: Payamps with the cannon! Duane Burleson/Getty Images

July 1: Celebrate good times (home runs)! Duane Burleson/Getty Images

June 29: HYPED....to say the least! Kyle Rivas/Getty Images

June 27: Kowar with the Kannon! Reed Hoffmann/Getty Images

June 25: Gettin' it done! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

June 24: Pro or con of winning? Who cares! Kyle Rivas/Getty Images

June 24: Staying focused! Kyle Rivas/Getty Images

June 21: Bobby Witt the solo homer! Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images

June 20: All smiles here! Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images

June 20: Up high! Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

June 18: Slidin' in! Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

June 17: Humble wins! Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images

June 17: Salvy with the homer! _ Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Image_

June 15: All in the details! Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

June 14: Divin' into third! Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

June 12: Hunter and Salvy! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

June 10: Salvy with the double! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

David Glass: Royals Legend Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Thank you, David Glass Al Bello/Getty Images

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #10 Jorge Soler dingers. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #9 Adalberto Mondesi doing work. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #8 Kelvin Gutierrez and Adalberto Mondesi brothers don't shake hands, brothers gotta hug. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #7 Time to celebrate. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #6 Nicky Lopez turning two. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #5 Danny Duffy throwing smoke. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #4 Bubba Starling debut. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #3 Billy Hamilton and Whit Merrifield walking it off. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #2 Royal reception for your home run king Jorge Soler. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

Kansas City Royals Top 10 Photos of the Year: #1 Bubba Starling here he comes. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

September 29: One last tip of the cap for Ned Yost. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 28: Jorge Soler double dinger day. Orlin Wagner/AP

September 27: Thank you Ned Yost. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 25: Whit Merrifield got it. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

September 24: Ned Yost taking it all in. Charlie Riedel/AP

September 22: Tim Hill the Submariner. Sam Wasson/Getty Images

September 21: Erick Mejia and Cheslor Cuthbert are here to celebrate two-run dingers! Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

September 20: All eyes on Alex Gordon. Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

September 19: Nicky Lopez scoring and smiling. Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

September 18: Cheslor Cuthbert streeeeeeeeeeetch. Jeff Chiu/AP

September 17: Ryan McBroom ninth inning dinger, yes please. Daniel Shirey/Getty Images

September 16: Brett Phillips clutch dingers. Jason O. Watson/Getty Images

September 15: Cheslor Cuthbert see ball, hit ball. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 14: Nicky Lopez SAFE! Charlie Riedel/AP

September 13: Whit Merrifield two bagger. Orlin Wagner/AP

September 12: Nicky Lopez making plays. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

September 11: Jorge Soler keeps it casual with his SECOND dinger of the night. David Banks/Getty Images

September 10: Ryan O'Hearn and there it goes. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

September 8: Hunter Dozier making plays. Rhona Wise/MLB Photos

September 7: Jorge Soler flashing a ninth inning dinger smile. Eric Espada/Getty Images

September 6: Jorge Lopez clutch. Eric Espada/Getty Images

September 5: Adalberto Mondesi three bagger. Orlin Wagner/AP

September 4: Alex Gordon safe! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

September 3: A royal reception for your new home run king Jorge Soler. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

September 1: Always blue skies after a Royals W. Charlie Riedel/AP

August 31: Brett Phillips robbery. Colin E. Braley/AP

August 30: Hunter Dozier glovely. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 29: Glenn Sparkman brings the power. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

August 28: Jorge Soler beast mode unlocked. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 27: Nicky Lopez don't even need to look. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

August 26: Up we go, Jorge Soler. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

August 25: Ryan O'Hearn Hunter Dozier a Brohearn hug. Ron Schwane/Getty Images

August 24: Humberto Arteaga throwing people out like nobody's business. Ron Schwane/Getty Images

August 23: Hunter Dozier three bagger. Tony Dejak/AP

August 21: Brett Phillips caught it. Patrick Smith/Getty Images

August 20: Brett Phillips and Jorge Soler are the best of pals. Will Newton/Getty Images

August 19: Whit Merrifield SAFE! Julio Cortez/AP

August 18: Nick Dini SAFE! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

August 17: Alex Gordon ready to slip-n-slide. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 16: Ryan O'Hearn just sliding through. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 14: Brad Keller bringing the cheese. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

August 13: Meibrys Viloria s w a g. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

August 11: Have a day Hunter Dozier. Leon Halip/Getty Images

August 10: Jorge Soler better put another finger up for that two-run homer. Duane Burleson/AP

August 9: Whit Merrifield Alex Gordon Now that's what I'm talking about! Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

August 8: Whit Merrifield see ball, hit ball. Dave Reginek/Getty Images

August 6: Jakob Junis locked in. Adam Glanzman/Getty Images

August 5: Enjoy that first round tripper Meibrys Viloria. Billie Weiss/Getty Images

August 4: Jorge Soler flashing the leather. Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

August 3: Hunter Dozier cannon. Adam Bettcher/Getty Images

August 2: Hunter Dozier double dinger night. Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

July 31: Cam Gallagher solo jack. Orlin Wagner/AP

July 30: Nicky Lopez laying out. Charlie Riedel/AP

July 29: Cheslor Cuthbert too fast. Orlin Wagner/AP

July 28: Walking away with a W. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 27: Cheslor Cuthbert in there. Orlin Wagner/AP

July 26: Bubba Starling flashing the leather. Colin E. Braley/AP

July 25: Billy Hamilton sliding in for the grab. Charlie Riedel/AP

July 24: Billy Hamilton Bubba Starling the W feeling. Scott Cunningham/Getty Images

July 23: Alex Gordon yard work. Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images

July 21: Bubba Starlin first big league jack. Tony Dejak/AP

July 20: Spider-Man or Billy Hamilton? Tony Dejak/AP

July 19: Nicky Lopez PICKLE! Jason Miller/Getty Images

July 18: Brad Keller locked in. Charlie Riedel/AP

July 17: Billy Hamilton location location. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 16: Alex Gordon multitasking. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 15: Hunter Dozier doing his thing again. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 14: Hunter Dozier add another one. Charlie Riedel/AP

July 13: Someone save that ball for Bubba Starling. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 12: Can't stop, won't stop Bubba Starling. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

July 9: Whit Merrifield gotta remember every minute of the All-Star Game. Ron Schwane/AP

July 7: Jorge Soler no, no, I got it. Nick Wass/AP

July 6: Adalberto Mondesi got ya. Patrick McDermott/Getty Images

July 3: Hunter Dozier laser beam. Charlie Riedel/AP

July 2: Billy Hamilton right in for the catch. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

July 1: Glenn Sparkman Royals looking for a spark, man. Jon Blacker/AP

June 30: Cheslor Cuthbert smiling all the way home. Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images

June 29: Hunter Dozier hosed. Jon Blacker/AP

June 28: Danny Duffy throwing smoke. Jon Blacker/AP

June 26: Humberto Arteaga soft hands. Ron Schwane/Getty Images

June 25: Jorge Soler making plays. Tony Dejak/AP

June 24: Hunter Dozier throwing darts across the diamond. Tony Dejak/AP

June 20: Terrance Gore with the steal. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

June 19: The Royal Brad Keller. Lindsey Wasson/Getty Images

June 18: DOWN! Adalberto Mondesi. Elaine Thompson/AP

June 17: Jorge Soler put it on the board. Lindsey Wasson/Getty Images

June 16: Martin Maldonado I wanna be formal but I'm here to party. Stacy Bengs/AP

June 15: Cheslor Cuthbert getting things done out here. Stacy Bengs/AP

June 14: Billy Hamilton right in the basket. Stacy Bengs/AP

June 12: Whit Merrifield SAFE! Orlin Wagner/AP

June 11: Billy Hamilton dropping a bunt down the line. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

June 9: Jorge Soler heading through the high five tunnel. Kyle Rivas/Getty Images

June 8: Adalberto Mondesi slides in for the steal! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

June 7: Alex Gordon guys, I got it. Ed Zurga/Getty Image

June 6: Soler power! Orlin Wagner/AP

June 5: Jakob Junis ready to get to work. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

June 4: A Royal gethering. Charlie Riedel/AP

June 2: Adalberto Mondesi triple speed. Ron Jenkins/Getty Images

June 1: Ryan O'Hearn scores on a Cam Gallagher double in the seventh. Richard Rodriguez/Getty Images

May 31: Martin Maldonado got it. Tony Gutierrez/AP

May 30: Signed, sealed and DELIVERED by Jorge Soler. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

May 29: Adalberto Mondesi leaving it all out there. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

May 28: Nicky Lopez getting some air. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

May 27: Hunter Dozier I'd say he's on it. Jim Young/AP

May 25: Splat. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

May 25: Billy Hamilton goes all out for the catch. Jamie Squire/Getty Images

May 22: Triple right out of the gate Adalberto Mondesi. Scott Kane/Getty Images

May 18: Double the fun. Billy Hamilton and Martin Maldonado celebrate after scoring on a double by Whit Merrifield during the eighth. Alex Gallardo/AP

May 17: Alex Gordon is congratulated in the dugout after scoring on a single in the sixth inning. Mark J. Terrill/AP

May 16: Afternoon baseball is the best. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

May 15: Shinning moment for Nicky Lopez. John Sleezer/Getty Images

May 14 Nothing but net Sluggerrr. John Sleezer/Getty Images

May 11: Adalberto Mondesi slides in for the steal! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

May 10: Alex Gordon reached 1,500 hits tonight with a solo jack! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

May 8: Billy Hamilton doubles in the third inning against the Houston Astros. Tim Warner/Getty Images

May 6: Bye bye! Alex Bregman is tagged out by Whit Merrifield as he attempts to stretch a single in the fifth inning. Bob Levey/Getty Images

May 4: Putting in the work! Adalberto Mondesi back-hands a grounder hit by Brandon Dixon before throwing out Ronny Rodriguez at second base. Duane Burleson/Getty Images

May 3: Jorge Soler drove one in the ninth in Motor City. Duane Burleson/Getty Images

May 2: Sluggerrr is literally bringing the heat! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

May 1: Glenn Sparkman earns his first career major league win! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

May 1: High fives for home runs! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

May 1: Coming to a base near you. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 29: Denied. Martin Maldonado tags out Daniel Robertson in the second inning. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

April 27: Kelvin Gutierrez had a solar powered first-career hit... Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 26: Danny Duffy throws a warm up pitch from the mound before making his season debut! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 26: Ned Yost just taking in some BP. Orlin Wagner/AP

April 24: Whit Merrifield gets some love after drilling a homer in the third inning. Julio Aguilar/Getty Images

April 23: Adalberto Mondesi feels the need, the need for speed. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

April 22: Put your game face on. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images

April 21: A Dozier doozy in the eighth! Sarah Stier/Getty Images

April 20: Ready for Saturday baseball. Rob Tringali/MLB Photos

April 19: Adalberto Mondesi celebrates after hitting a RBI single in the third. Mike Stobe/Getty Images

April 18: Soler power. ☀️💪 Steven Ryan/Getty Images

April 17: Martin Maldonado is getting a piece of the afternoon action. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

April 16: Lucas Duda celebrates his solo home run in the second inning. Kamil Krzaczynski/AP

April 15: Raise it for a Chris Owings' homer! Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

April 13: You just gotta go for it! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

April 12: A good way to start the weekend! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

April 11: Homers make us happy. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 11: Got it! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 10: Whit Merrifield is all smiles after bunting his way on to first base setting the team record at a thirty-one game hit streak. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 10: Whit Merrifield broke the club record for consecutve games with a hit! Hugs to that! Jamie Squire/Getty Images

April 9: Richard Lovelady knows you only make your MLB debut once. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 9: Hunter Dozier from the side angle. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 9: Billy Hamilton making teammates happy scoring from second on a sacrifice fly! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 9: Now that's a record! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 9: Whit Merrifield is unstoppable! Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 8: It's good to be home! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

April 7: Brad Keller firing that fastball. Leon Halip/Getty Images

April 6: Awesome wHit. 💪 Duane Burleson/Getty Images

April 4: GORDO with an eighth inning homer! ✋ Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

April 3: I don't think so! Martin Maldonado blocks the plate while making the tag for an out on Jake Cave. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals

April 2: Whit Merrifield looks on during BP before the game. Ed Zurga/Getty Images

March 31: Lucas Duda stretching it out to get the out. John Sleezer/Getty Images

March 30: Jorge Soler knocks a two-run double in the sixth! Ed Zurga/Getty Images

March 28: Diving into Opening Day! Whit Merrifield beats the tag by Yolmer Sanchez. Jason Hanna/Kansas City Royals