March 29, 1999 | Jeff Pearlman.
If he were a Yankee or a Brave, rookie centerfielder Carlos Beltran would have one or two more seasons to refine his game in the minors. The Royals, however, need the 21-year-old switch-hitter, who hit .352 with 14...
May 31, 1999 | Jeff Pearlman
Some top big league prospects have been broken by the breaking ball
July 19, 1999 | Gerry Callahan
Despite his rookie mistakes, Kansas City's dazzling centerfielder Carlos Beltran is at the head of his class
March 27, 2000 | Stephen Cannella
Hard-hitting young talent can bring this club back from the baseball boondocks
April 17, 2000 | Jeff Pearlman
The hard-hitting young Kansas City outfield storms to the top