Royals hoping honey sweetens their season

Updated: August 3, 2012, 5:48 PM ET
By Adena Andrews

A sweet science has found its way into the baseball clubhouses. No, players are not duking it out in boxing matches. Instead, the Kansas City Royals and their minor league affiliates are using the energizing properties of honey, nature's very own sweetener, to help them through extra innings and what can be a grueling season.

What's the buzz about honey? The sweet stuff can act as a natural nutritional aid to help players get out of sticky situations and return to the diamond ...

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