The Royals are now 66-61 on the year.
When Jose Fernandez threw his final pitch of the night, he pulled up in pain, rubbed his right knee and limped to the dugout. He still looked better than his opponent. Fernandez pitched seven innings and shook off calf cramps to help the Miami Marlins beat the Kansas City Royals 3-0 and snap their nine-game […]
Yordano Ventura escaped two threats while pitching six innings, and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to nine games by beating the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Tuesday night. Ventura (9-9), who reached 101 mph on the scoreboard radar gun, allowed six hits and one walk while striking out six. Royals starters have an […]
Danny Duffy keeps winning and so do the Kansas City Royals. Duffy won his 10th straight decision, Eric Hosmer doubled in the go-ahead run and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 Sunday for their eighth consecutive win. The Royals swept a four-game series from the Twins for the first time since 1999 […]
Alex Gordon hit two home runs and a double, Ian Kennedy pitched eight sharp innings and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to seven games, beating the Minnesota Twins 10-0 Saturday night. The Royals’ string is their best since they won seven straight in April 2015. The World Series champions have won 12 […]
Eric Hosmer got his first hit seven hours after the first pitch. It was the biggest one of the night. Hosmer’s single in the 11th inning drove in Cheslor Cuthbert with the winning run to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night. The Royals have won six […]
Alex Gordon hit a grand slam, Dillon Gee pitched seven strong innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 8-1 on Thursday night. The Royals have won five straight and eight of nine to move above .500 for the first time since July 22. Royals starting pitchers have a 1.61 ERA in the […]
Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to give the Kansas City Royals a 4-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night and complete a three-game sweep. Hosmer broke up Anibal Sanchez’s no-hit bid with a double in the seventh inning after spoiling his perfect game bid with a walk in […]
Danny Duffy allowed one run in 7 2/3 innings and the Kansas City Royals hit four homers in a 6-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. Raul Mondesi, Alex Gordon and Eric Hosmer all homered off Justin Verlander (12-7), while Kendrys Morales went deep off Mark Lowe. Jarrod Saltalamacchia homered for Detroit’s only […]
– Ian Kennedy pitched effectively into the seventh inning to win for the first since June 26 as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-1 on Monday night. The Tigers lost slugger Miguel Cabrera after four innings to a strained left biceps. Cabrera appeared to injure himself in a first-inning collision with Cheslor […]
Each record multiple hits in 11-4 win.
Royals’ three-game winning streak comes to a halt.
Royals have won five of their last six.
Duffy starred in KC’s win.
Lorenzo Cain comes through to give the Royals the victory.
Todd Frazier hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and Justin Morneau had four hits to lift the Chicago White Sox over the Kansas City Royals 7-5 on Tuesday night. Frazier is tied for the major league lead with 31 homers, and this one came on the first pitch from Kelvin Herrera (1-4) after […]
After all the bad blood, all the debate over Yulia Efimova being allowed to swim at the Olympics, Lilly King was the one wearing gold. The American won the 100-meter breaststroke on Monday night, holding off the reigning world champion from Russia in what some will surely call a victory of clean athletes over the […]
Yordano Ventura was not at his best, but good enough to end a personal losing drought. Ventura pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Kendrys Morales hit a grand slam, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-1 Sunday. Ventura (7-9), who was 0-5 in seven starts since a June 17 victory over […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Devon Travis has multiple hits in nine of his past 17 games. This one was different. Travis hit his second homer of the game in the ninth inning to lift the Toronto Blue Jays over the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Friday night. Travis led off the game with a […]
Kansas City wastes a gem from Ian Kennedy in split with Tampa Bay.
The Tampa Bay Rays got a rare win over Kansas City with a dominating performance. Jake Odorizzi had his third consecutive scoreless start, Steven Souza Jr. homered for the first time in two months and Tampa Bay beat the Royals 12-0 on Wednesday night. Brad Miller and Kevin Kiermaier also homered for the Rays, who […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled outfielder Billy Burns from Omaha (AAA). Burns will be in uniform (#14) for tonight’s game with the Tampa Bay Rays. To make room for Burns, the club has optioned right-handed pitcher Brooks Pounders to Omaha. Burns, 26, was acquired from the Oakland A’s on Saturday. […]
Salvador Perez hit a two-run home run in the seventh inning that carried the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night. Perez’s 16th homer came off Xavier Cedeno (3-3) after a single by Eric Hosmer. It lifted the Royals to their 12th win in their last 13 […]
The Kansas City Royals announced that third baseman Cheslor Cuthbert has been named Royals Majestic Player of the Month and left-handed pitcher Danny Duffy is the Pitcher of the Month for July. The player award is determined by a combined fan and media vote, with the pitcher award voted on by local media. Cuthbert earns […]
Danny Duffy couldn’t get the no-hitter, but he still came away with a team record. The left-hander pitched eight innings of one-hit ball and had a franchise-record 16 strikeouts to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. Duffy (7-1) flirted with the Royals’ first no-hitter […]
The Kansas City Royals were very quiet at the trade deadline. The only trade the Royals made was sending Brett Eibner to the Athletics for Billy Burns. General Manager Dayton Moore spoke to the media on Monday during a teleconference call. Moore discussed why they didn’t make a trade at the deadline, are they looking […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mitch Moreland and Lucas Harrell helped the Texas Rangers get another big win as they pull away again in the American League West. Moreland homered for the fifth time in his last five starts and Harrell won in his Texas debut as the Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 to […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have placed right-handed pitcher Wade Davis on the 15-day disabled list with a flexor strain. The D.L. stint is retroactive to July 28, making him eligible for reinstatement on August 12. To take Davis’ place on the roster, the club has recalled left-handed pitcher Matt Strahm from […]
Mitch Moreland can hit home runs in bunches for the Texas Rangers. Those long balls are coming at a good time. Moreland homered with two outs in the ninth inning Saturday night to give the AL West-leading Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals. That came two nights after he homered twice in […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have acquired outfielder Billy Burns from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for outfielder Brett Eibner. Burns is currently at Nashville (AAA) and will be assigned to the Royals’ Triple-A affiliate, Omaha. Burns, 26, has played in each of the last three Major League seasons with the A’s […]
Rougned Odor homered twice, and A.J. Griffin also went a little deeper for the Texas Rangers. Odor hit a ball into the second deck of seats for the second game in a row, along with another solo shot that just cleared the wall, and Griffin had his longest outing in seven starts since coming off […]
Mitch Moreland’s second home run of the game broke a tie in the eighth inning and Cole Hamels earned his 12th win of the season as the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Thursday night. Hamels (12-2) allowed two runs and six hits in eight innings, matching his longest start of the […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that right-handed pitcher Luke Hochevar has been placed on the 15-day disabled list (symptoms of thoracic outlet syndrome), which is retroactive to July 25. Hochevar will be eligible for reinstatement on August 9. To take Hochevar’s place on the roster, the Royals have recalled right-handed pitcher Brooks Poundersfrom […]
Raul Mondesi had a bunt single for his first big league hit, on his 21st birthday, with two runs scoring on the play on pitcher Matt Shoemaker’s throwing error, as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 7-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night. Shoemaker, who did not allow a base runner […]
Tyler Skaggs pitched seven innings in his first big league start in two years and Yunel Escobar went 5 for 5 to help the Los Angeles Angels pound the Kansas City Royals 13-0 on Tuesday night. Kole Calhoun drove in four runs and Carlos Perez had four hits, including a home run. Mike Trout drove […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled infielder Raul Mondesi from Omaha (AAA). The switch-hitter will be in uniform (#27) for tonight’s game against the Los Angeles Angels. In a corresponding move, the Royals have optioned infielder/outfielder Whit Merrifield to Omaha. Mondesi entered this year ranked as the top prospect in the […]
Albert Pujols drove in four runs, Hector Santiago won his fifth consecutive start and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Monday night. Pujols drove in two with a bases-loaded single during a four-run first, then added RBI singles in the seventh and ninth innings. He leads the majors with 26 […]
Delino DeShields homered in the seventh to break a tie and the Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Sunday. DeShields, who was recalled Thursday from Triple-A Round Rock, walked and doubled before leading off the seventh with his third home run. DeShields hit a 2-1 pitch from Luke Hochevar out to left. […]
Cole Hamels allowed one unearned run in 5 1/3 innings, Nomar Mazara and Adrian Beltre homered and the Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-4 on Saturday night. Hamels, who is 6-1 with a 2.24 ERA in his past nine starts, limited the Royals to five hits, struck out four and walked three. Hamels […]
Perhaps it simply took a whirlwind trip to the White House for the Kansas City Royals to remember that they’re the reigning World Series champions. Danny Duffy scattered four hits while pitching into the seventh inning, the Royals scratched out three runs off the Rangers’ Yu Darvish, and Kansas City shrugged off a sluggish start […]
The Kansas City Royals are making a stop in Washington D.C. today, to visit with President Obama. Mr. Obama invited the team after their World Series win. Watch LIVE:
Kansas City pitchers get blasted with long ball.
Salazar handles the Royals once again.
Royals kick off series with Indians with comeback thriller.
The Royals swipe up another pitcher to bolster pitching unit.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Detroit Tigers a 4-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. After Tyler Collins hit a leadoff single, Saltalamacchia won it with a drive off Joakim Soria (3-4) that easily cleared the wall in right field. The catcher […]
DETROIT (AP) — The Kansas City Royals probably would have won this game without Wade Davis – but having their closer back on the mound was still a comforting sight. Davis pitched a perfect ninth inning in his return from a strained forearm, and the Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-4 on Saturday night. Davis […]
A year after the Detroit Tigers traded away stars at the deadline, Justin Verlander is trying to prevent that from happening again. Verlander struck out 10 in seven innings, and the Tigers scored three runs in the seventh to rally past Kansas City 4-2 on Friday night. Victor Martinez drove in two runs with a […]
Washburn head basketball coach Bob Chipman has announced on Tuesday, July 12, his 41st season and his 38th as head coach will be his final one on the Ichabod sidelines as he will retire at the end of the 2016-17 season. Chipman held a press conference at Petro Allied Health Center on the campus of […]
The Royals duo homered off former Kansas City teammate Johnny Cueto during a six-pitch span in the second inning.
The Seattle Mariners desperately wanted to go into the All-Star break with a winning record. Robinson Cano and Adam Lind homered in a five-run seventh inning and the Mariners held off the Kansas City Royals 8-5 on Sunday. Cano’s two-run shot to deep right field for his 21st home run of the season extended the […]
Salvador Perez picked a perfect time for his first pickoff of the season. The star catcher homered, then helped protect the lead by trapping Kyle Seager off first base in the eighth inning to lead the Kansas City Royals over the Seattle Mariners 5-3 Saturday. Perez hit a solo home run off the foul pole […]
Hisashi Iwakuma pitched into the seventh inning, Seattle scored the go-ahead runs on Yordano Ventura’s wild pitch and the Mariners held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Friday night. Iwakuma (9-6) allowed one run, five hits and three walks over 6 2/3 innings, striking out six. He kept the Royals off balance […]
Salvador Perez ripped a double off the wall in the ninth inning, scoring Whit Merrifield and Jarrod Dyson and giving the Kansas City Royals a 4-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. Merrifield doubled off Steve Cishek (2-5) leading off the inning, then Kendrys Morales got plunked on the foot. Dyson came in […]
Michael Saunders hit a solo home run in the fourth inning and singled home the winning run in the eighth as the Toronto Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep of Kansas City, beating the Royals 4-2 on Wednesday. Toronto won its fifth straight, while its 2015 ALCS opponent dropped its fourth in a row. Edwin […]
Josh Donaldson hit two solo home runs, Troy Tulowitzki had a three-run blast and the Toronto Blue Jays connected four times to beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Tuesday night. Fresh off being named a reserve to the AL All-Star team, Donaldson went 3 for 4 and scored four runs while the Blue Jays […]
Four Royals have been selected to represent the American League in the 2016 All-Star Game, Major League Baseball announced today. Catcher Salvador Perez and first baseman Eric Hosmer will be in the starting lineup in the Midsummer Classic set for Tuesday, July 12 at San Diego’s PETCO Park. Relief pitchers Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera […]
Kansas City Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending July 3rd. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network. Morales batted .577 (15-for-26) with six runs scored, three doubles, four home runs and 10 RBI over six games to claim his third […]
Davis’ D.L. stint is retroactive to July 1
Aaron Sanchez pitched eight innings to win his eighth straight decision, Josh Donaldson and Darwin Barney each hit two-run singles in a four-run seventh inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Monday night. Troy Tulowitzki had two hits, his third multi-hit game in the past four, as the Blue […]
Vince Velasquez just needed a few pitches to get going. Cameron Rupp hit a three-run homer, Velasquez threw six effective innings and thePhiladelphia Phillies beat the Kansas City Royals 7-2 Sunday. Cody Asche and Maikel Franco also went deep to help the Phillies win two of three against the defending World Series champions. Velasquez (7-2) […]
Danny Duffy pitched deeper than he ever had in a game while Kendrys Morales continued to hit like he has in the last two weeks. The red-hot Morales had two home runs and four RBIs, Duffy pitched 8 2/3 strong innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 on Saturday. It was […]
Odubel Herrera put the finishing touches on his All-Star bid. Herrera hit a leadoff homer and drove in two runs, Jeremy Hellickson threw six sharp innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Friday night for their fourth straight win. Herrera is batting .306 with nine homers and an .835 OPS. He’s […]
The Royals are starting to put things together on the road.
The Royals outlast the Cardinals in a pitching duel.
Lorenzo Cain has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain.
The Royals offense couldn’t keep up with the Cardinals.
Offense comes through as well.
Lorenzo Cain had three of the Royals’ 13 hits.
Jose Altuve stumbled costing himself a chance for a cycle. It was his only misstep. Altuve went 4 for 5, including a home run and two doubles, and the Houston Astros extended their winning streak to seven with a 13-5 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Altuve was going for a triple […]
George Springer hit a grand slam and a triple in Houston’s nine-run first inning against Edinson Volquez, and the Astros routed the Kansas City Royals 13-4 on Friday night. Springer finished with five RBIs, and Colby Rasmus had four hits, including a homer in the eighth, scored three runs and drove in two. Marwin Gonzalez, Carlos […]
Mondesi, 20, was hitting .250 with five doubles, a triple, five homers and 11 stolen bases in his first 25 games with the Naturals.
New York held off the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Wednesday for a two-game sweep in their World Series rematch.
Irving, Texas – The Big 12 Board of Directors is gravely and deeply concerned by media reports about activities involving the athletics program at Baylor University. On May 24, 2016, the Big 12 Board requested a full accounting of the circumstances surrounding the sexual assaults at the University. At this time the Board is only […]
Ian Kennedy (5-6) allowed two runs over four innings.
The Royals won six of seven on their homestand and have the best home record in the American League at 25-8.
Morales has reached base 10 times – seven hits and three walks – in his past 11 plate appearances and raised his average to .225.
Kansas City Royals routed Detroit 10-3 on Friday night.
Eibner, 27, was 6-for-13 (.462) with three doubles and two RBI in four games with the Royals before the injury.
Perez hit a three-run shot during a go-ahead fifth inning against Corey Kluber.
Flynn, 26, has made five appearances with the Royals this season, going 1-0 with a 4.91 ERA
Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Kansas City Royals held on through a shaky ninth to beat the Cleveland Indians 3-2 on Tuesday night. Joakim Soria (3-2) pitched a scoreless eighth inning for Kansas City, then proceeded to handle the ninth with setup man Kelvin Herrera […]
Whit Merrifield hit his first career homer, Edinson Volquez tossed seven innings of two-hit ball and the Kansas City Royals beat Cleveland 2-1 on Monday night to end a five-game skid against the Indians. Alcides Esocbar also drove in a run for the Royals, who have won three in a row after an eight-game losing […]
Yordano Ventura pitched seven sharp innings for Kansas City in his first start since he brawled with Manny Machado in Baltimore, and the Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 3-1 on Sunday for their second straight win following an eight-game losing streak. Ventura (5-4) struck out a season-high 10 and walked one in his first […]
couple days ago, maybe the ball Cheslor Cuthbert hit in the third inning would’ve been caught at the warning track. On Saturday, the wind and the luck were on Kansas City’s side. The World Series champion Royals ended an eight-game losing streak, with Cuthbert hitting two home runs and Danny Duffy pitching six shutout innings […]
Tim Anderson soaked it all in as he stood in the on-deck circle and thought he might be imagining it when he heard the ovation after his first major league hit. The prized prospect made quite a debut for the White Sox. It wasn’t a bad night for Alex Avila, either. Avila crushed two of […]
Royals go with a thrower, who can do many things.
Royals drop seventh straight game.
Ventura and Machado were ejected from the game.
The woes for Kansas City continue.
Things keep getting worse for Kansas City.
Francisco Lindor hit one of Cleveland’s four solo homers and drove in three runs, and the Indians completed a four-game sweep of the World Series champion Kansas City Royals with a rain-delayed 7-0 victory Sunday. Corey Kluber (5-6) allowed two hits and was pulled after the sixth inning when the game was delayed by inclement […]
Francisco Lindor hit two doubles and one of Cleveland’s three home runs, leading the Indians into first place in the AL Central with a 7-1 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. The Indians will go for a sweep of the four-game series Sunday, and have won five of six against the Royals […]
Danny Salazar pitched like an ace Friday night. He allowed one run and struck out nine in eight innings, and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Kansas City Royals 6-1. Salazar (6-3) held Kansas City to three hits and was in command, other than giving up Drew Butera’s leadoff homer in the third. As it turned […]
The loss ended Kansas City’s six-game winning streak.
The last time the Royals had a homestand of 6-0 or better was June 2-8, 1988, when they went 7-0.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has recalled outfielder Reymond Fuentes and right-handed pitcher Peter Moylan from Omaha (AAA). Both players will be in uniform for tonight’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays. In corresponding moves, the club has placed outfielder Brett Eibner on the 15-day disabled list (left ankle sprain) and […]
Royals right-hander Dillon Gee (2-2) labored through five innings to pick up the victory.
Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez leads the American League in fan balloting for the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game presented by MasterCard, it was announced earlier today on MLB Network. The 2016 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot, which is available exclusively online via MLB.com, Club sites and mobile devices, will be accessible until […]
The Royals have won four straight, matching their season best streak, and have scored 19 runs after the sixth innings in those victories.