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Future Royalty

The Kansas City Royals may be baseball's team of the future, but what about the present?

Updated: June 29, 2011, 9:00 AM ET
By Rany Jazayerli

There aren't a lot of benefits to being a Royals fan, but this is unquestionably one of them: No one will ever question your sincerity. If ever there was such a thing as a "bandwagon Royals fan," a quarter-century of escalating irrelevance hounded it into extinction.

Royals fans don't even have the luxury of a certain cachet that comes with rooting for a perennial loser. The Los Angeles Clippers are the performance artists of incompetence, and their fans are treated with a degree ...

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