The hometown hero is damaged goods and that means HE TOTES BELONGS IN KANSAS CITY AFTER ALL!!! Moreover, a recent fanboy missive re-imagines the former hometown hero as a discount journeyman which might take some of the pressure off this "never was" local star.
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The roller coaster career of Bubba Starling took another dip Wednesday when the KC Royals declined to offer him a contract for the 2021 season. In the short term, Starling is a free agent with the right to negotiate and sign with any other team; in the long run, he's a good bet to end up back with Kansas City.