Fanboys agree that the hometown hero never lived up to his potential — Which is true of most people but provides an exceptionally fun aspect of criticism for ball players wherein stats can quantify their career FAIL.
Meanwhile, TKC readers hope the slugger can find his groove with another team like so many other Royals have done over the years.
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I like Bubba Starling. I'd have liked him even more had he honored his commitment to the University of Nebraska when they gave him a football scholarship to play quarterback for the Big Red. After being drafted fifth overall in the first round of the 2011 draft, and being offered a $7.5M signing bonus, Starling signed with the Kansas City Royals.