After a long stretch of mediocre baseball midseason, the Royals have caught fire, winning eight straight games heading into last night’s contest against the Marlins. That streak put the Royals four games out of the second wild card slot in the American League with more than a month left to go.
Many Royals fans had written this year’s team off by the All Star break, but they seem to be showing signs of life. Still, MLB.com’s prediction model suggests the Royals have just a 3 percent chance of making the postseason at present. Do you think it’s possible the Royals will end up making the playoffs?
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