Weekend preview: Melky marches toward 200

The Royals are in Chicago tonight to battle the White Sox in a 7:10 start at U.S. Cellular Field (FSKC/Royals Radio Network).  Melky Cabrera enters Friday with 196 hits on the season.  He looks to become the seventh player in franchise history with 200 or more hits in a season.  Let’s take a look at the list:

Willie Wilson – 230 in 1980

George Brett – 215 in 1976

Johnny Damon – 214 in 2000

George Brett – 212 in 1979

Kevin Seitzer – 207 in 1987

Mike Sweeney – 206 in 2000

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 48 other followers

%d bloggers like this: