Playing Pepper is a feature on BtB where members of the staff provide quick hit insight on the postseason. And now, the World Series. Advertisements
Teams rarely ever get a second shot at the World Series immediately after losing one, and they virtually never get a third go after two consecutive losses.
If this is it for a chunk of the Kansas City Royals’ core, it’s the end of a fantastic era–one that a generation and a half of fans would’ve never expected.