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David added to the mark today with game number 167. He last committed an error on September 15, 2008, in the sixth inning of a game in K.C. after a single by Ichiro Suzuki. David has played at all three outfield positions during the streak. Teammate Mitch Maier is making a run of his own at A.O. Maier currently sits at 144 consecutive errorless games.
Some of your all-time favorite Royals played against a team of former MLB stars in the Hall of Fame Classic on Friday. As the photos show, they had a great time at the “New” K as they raised money for TeamSmile and Royals Charities.
Here’s what we noticed in a few of the pictures below: Dennis Leonard has maintained his imposing look on the mound…Willie Wilson still has that great jump out of the batter’s box…George Brett played defense as a righty and as a lefty…Frank White connected on a couple of great hits…and Brett’s signature follow through looks the same as it did throughout his career.
Here’s a look at Royals birthdays for April:
Third base coach Dave Owen (below) will be 51 on April 25. Renee Zellweger turns 40 on this day, which is also the 77th birthday for the Meadowlark Lemon, the “Clown Prince” of Harlem Globetrotter fame.
Royals Hall of Famer Amos Otis turns 62 on April 26, which is also celebrated by Carol Burnett (76).
Pitching coach Bob McClure rounds out our birthday list on April 29. Comedian Jerry Seinfeld will turn 55, while Andre Agassi, Master P, and Uma Thurman will celebrate their 39th birthday.