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If your team trades for James Shields you get more than just pitching talent

Pitchers that aren't scheduled to pitch have the best seat in the house to watch a major league baseball game. Sometimes the action can get boring so the guys have to do other things to keep the time moving. Pranks, sunflower seeds, chicken/beer in the clubhouse, and bubble blowing contests are all options for the hurlers.James Shields of the Kansas City Royals may be on the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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James Shields blows a bubble bigger than his own head (VIDEO)

Ever wonder why MLB players need all of those buckets of Double Bubble strewn around their dugouts during a game? Here's why:James Shields shows off his bubble blowing skills Wednesday night by puffing one bigger than his head.The hard part for the Royals pitcher? Saving it for future chews.Your browser does not support iframes.
Via The Other Paper
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

James Shields blows a really big bubble

Multi-millionaire busy at his 'job'
Via Beer Mug Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Royals Fall Short of Comeback, Lose 2-1

Legend has it that if you score more runs that the other team, you’ll win the game. The Royals must have missed that. It was a horrible quality start for James Shields, if that makes sense. Shields threw an average of 20.67 pitches per inning. While Shields went six complete innings, and only allowed two runs, he wiggled out of jam after jam, and was a bit out of control with his...
Via Royals Blue
1 day ago  |  Discuss

MLB Trade Rumors: Royals Should Move James Shields

The July 31st trade deadline is coming up this week, and so far there has been a paucity of big deals. With the second Wild Card allowing more teams to stay in contention, teams have been reluctant to deal away star players. The pitching market is especially thin. Earlier the Oakland Athletics sprung big for Chicago Cubs ace Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel. However, the Philadelphia...
Via Baseball News Source
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Shields looks to pitch Royals to series win in Windy City

The Kansas City Royals and starter James Shields have enjoyed plenty of recent success at U.S. Cellular Field. As Shields looks to win a fourth consecutive start there, Kansas City tries to capture a fourth straight road series over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday. The Royals (49-50) have won seven of their previous eight series at U.S. Cellular. They finally found some offense...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
8 days ago  |  Discuss

It’s time for the Royals to trade James Shields

On June 17th, the Royals took sole possession of first place in the American League Central, as they stood a half game up on Detroit in the division race. Since that date, the Royals have gone 10-17, while the Tigers have gone 18-10, and Kansas City now finds themselves in third place, seven games behind […]
Via Fangraphs
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Shields makes first start at Tropicana since Rays dealt him to KC

James Shields last pitched for the Tampa Bay Rays two years ago, but he still holds many of their individual records. Now, he'll take the mound at Tropicana Field for the first time as a visitor. Shields makes his return to St. Petersburg on Monday night as his Kansas City Royals open this three-game series by trying to defeat Jake Odorizzi, one of the players dealt for the right...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals trade rumors: James Shields edition

( The Kansas City Royals made one of the biggest trades in the clubs most recent history last offseason when they sent outfield prospect Wil Myers to Tampa Bay in return for ace James Shields and Wade Davis. Last year Myers won the Amercian League Rookie of the Year and the Rays seemed to get the better half of the deal, but halfway through 2014, while Wil Myers...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: James Shields spikes pickoff throw into the ground

Your browser does not support iframes.Kansas City Royals pitcher James Shields spiked a pickoff throw to second into the ground during the fourth inning of Sunday's game against the New York Yankees. Shields was attempting to pick off Yankees runner Brian Roberts at second, but had to adjust the throw at the last minute when he realized that no one was covering the base. As...
Via Holdout Sports
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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