The Royals suck and no one should have to rely on their wins, or blame them for losing.
The Royals looking great against the Sox was more the Sox' doing than the Royals. The rest of the league showed us that.
Detroit might win out with the cupcake Twins and Royals again, just by virtue of the Twins and Royals sucking worse.
Baseball 101: Taking a walk with runners on 2nd and 3rd causes double plays.