Royals fans can’t help themselves. Miller can’t count all the times his dad said he was through, that he couldn’t watch this team anymore because it continually stomped on his heart. The next night, father and son would be glued in front of the TV, going through it all again. Royals fans always have next year. If they give up now, they’ll miss it when the team gets good. “You get down, but you always have hope,” Miller says. “Something about baseball brings you back.
Fathers and sons. Baseball is all about fathers and sons.
And, in Kansas City, losing. Unfortunate, but true. Sorry.