First, the score of yesterday's intra-team game: Royals 3, Royals 1. Dick Kaegel has more here.
We turn our attention now to this afternoon's game, which promises to give us our first glimpse of Gil Meche and Hideo Nomo, nicknamed The Warrior by his former Dodgers teammates (and warriory-ly armored to the right).
The lowly Padres are already cowering upon the specter of death and demolition.
POSTSCRIPT: Craig Brown over at Royals Authority has a video up of Billy Butler. Also, he links to a three-part series on Brian Bannister, which we'll discuss in detail in the coming days.
For now, though... DEATH. DEMOLITION. DESICCATION. DECONSTRUCTION. DEBILITATION. DEVASTATION. DEVOLUTION. DEACCESSION. DE... (someone stop me...)