Homerless Streaks

OK, you know I love stuff like this -- the Kansas City Royals (as of 1:41 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday) have not hit a home run all season. That’s seven games, that’s pretty rare stuff. The last team to start a season without a home run in its first seven games was the 1990 New York Yankees -- that was the worst Yankees teams of the last 100 years. The Yankees streak was finally broken when Mel Hall -- yeah, Mel Hall -- homered off a 500-year-old Nolan Ryan in the second inning of Game 8.

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