Based in Kansas City, Missouri, the Royals take their name from the "American Royal," a rodeo held annually in Kansas City since 1899. They play in the Central Division of the American League and won the World Series in 1985. The Royals have 7 players in the Baseball Hall of Fame, but who are the best Kansas City Royals of 2014?The Royals were founded by Ewing Kauffman in 1969 and have an established rivalry with fellow Missouri MLB team, the St. Louis Cardinals. The rivalry is often referred to as the "I-70 Series," for the stretch of interstate freeway in Missouri. In the regular season, the Cardinals lead the series, 45-31.
This list features the full 2014 Kansas City Royals roster, and has been ranked from best to worst by baseball fans. Vote up the players you think are the best below and see where they rank!