The Royals used some clutch hitting to earn a huge comeback win.
The Kansas City Royals announced that first baseman Eric Hosmer has been named Royals Majestic Player of the Month for April, while right-handed pitcher Wade Davis is the club’s Pitcher of the Month. The player award is determined by a combined fan and media vote, with the pitcher award voted on by local media. Hosmer […]
The Royals offense continued to struggle against Gio Gonzalez.
Eric Hosmer homered, Ian Kennedy took a shutout into the sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals ended a long scoreless streak and a five-game skid with a 4-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Lorenzo Cain had an RBI single and scored a run, Alex Escobar had three hits and also scored for […]
Wade Miley downplayed his first career shutout, but his Mariners teammates were a bit more effusive. Miley scattered five hits and Kyle Seager hit a three-run homer to cap a four-run first inning off an ineffective Yordano Ventura and pace the Seattle Mariners to a 6-0 victory over Kansas City on Saturday night, the Royals’ […]
Felix Hernandez tied Jamie Moyer for the most wins in Seattle Mariners history, accomplishing it with just one hit of support in a 1-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Seth Smith provided the lone run – and the only hit for the Mariners – leading off the sixth inning with a […]
LA uses the long ball to finish off the sweep against the Royals.
Kansas City has now lost two consecutive games.
Royals drop first game of series to the Halos.
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Kris Medlen (1-1) allowed seven runs on nine hits and three walks in 3 2/3 innings.
Chris Young struck out 10 in six innings, Mike Moustakas homered, doubled twice and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 Friday night. Young (1-3), who came in with a 7.90 ERA and had allowed 20 hits in 13 2/3 innings, baffled the Orioles. Young recorded his sixth-career […]
Royals pounded Mike Pelfrey in a 4-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night.
The Royals fell to 9-5 on the season after a 3-2 loss to Detroit on Wednesday night.
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer and had a career-high five RBIs, Yordano Ventura twice escaped bases-loaded jams and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 8-6 on Tuesday night. The Tigers cut a six-run deficit in half when Jarrod Saltalamacchia homered for the third straight game in the seventh inning. […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that outfielder Jarrod Dyson has been returned from his rehab assignment with Omaha (AAA) and reinstated from the 15-day disabled list (right oblique strain). Dyson will be in uniform for tonight’s game against the Detroit Tigers. To make room on the 25-man roster for Dyson, outfielder Reymond Fuentes has […]
Josh Reddick’s sacrifice fly off Joakim Soria broke an eighth-inning tie and lifted the Oakland Athletics over the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Sunday. Soria (1-1) relieved to start the eighth, Billy Burns tripled into the right-field corner and Reddick flied to center with one out. Reddick came across the plate standing up, easily beating Lorenzo […]
Josh Reddick and Stephen Vogt homered to back Sonny Gray’s solid effort, and the Oakland Athletics ended a four-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday. Gray (2-1) pitched through trouble, lasting six innings to earn his first victory against the Royals in four starts, leaving the Boston Red […]
The Kansas City Royals winning streak is now at four as they beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Friday evening. The Royals churned out 12 hits in the game and got the lead early as they scored two runs in the first inning to give starter Edinson Volquez some run support. Lorenzo Cain drove in […]
Ian Kennedy pitched and the Royals bats finally clicked in their series clinching win.
This year marks the 71st anniversary of Jackie Robinson signing his professional contract with the Brooklyn Dodgers organization in 1945, which was the first step toward his eventual breaking of the color barrier on April 15, 1947.
The Royals used a great start from Yordano Ventura and got the big hit from Salvador Perez
The Royals found a way to improve to 5-2 after a wild first inning.
The Royals struggled in their first road game of the 2016 season
The World Series champion Royals rallied for two runs in the ninth to tie it, then dropped the Twins to 0-6.
Ian Kennedy pitched impressively into the seventh inning in his Kansas City debut.
Salvador Perez had an RBI triple in the eighth inning and scored the go-ahead run on Omar Infante’s sacrifice fly to help the Kansas City Royals come back and beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Friday night. Alex Gordon singled and scored on Perez’s triple, his first since Sept. 25, 2014. Byung Ho Park homered in the […]
Noah Syndergaard threw six scoreless innings, Neil Walker hit his first homer with the Mets and New York beat Kansas City 2-0 Tuesday after the Royals were given their 2015 World Series rings. Syndergaard (1-0) was the only pitcher to beat the Royals in the World Series last year, winning Game 3 after intentionally throwing […]
Smiles were a plenty as a sellout crowd of 40,030 enjoyed a World Series banner being raised, hardware handed out and a Royals 4-3 victory of the New York Mets on Opening Day. The first inning of the 2016 season was very similar to a 2015 inning. Edison Volquez, who still wore the spring training […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have finalized their 25-man roster for Opening Night tonight against the New York Mets at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Chien-Ming Wang, adding him to the 25-man Major League roster. To make room, the club has placed left-handed pitcher Tim Collins […]
The Royals on Friday re-signed infielder Clint Barmes, outfielder Travis Snider and left-hander Brian Duensing to Minor League deals. All three had been released by the Royals earlier this week. All three also are expected to report to Triple-A Omaha.
The World Champion Kansas City Royals are excited to announce great renovations and additions to Kauffman Stadium for the 2016 season. Rivals Sports Bar, the Royals Hall of Fame and Frank White Lounge all will have a new look for the season. In addition, walk-through metal detectors have been added to stadium entrances. Rivals Sports […]
The Kansas City Royals announced several roster moves this morning prior to their 1:05 p.m. game with the Cleveland Indians. The club has reassigned catcher Parker Morin and infielders Orlando Calixte and Dusty Coleman to minor league camp and has also optioned left-handed pitchers Scott Alexander and Brian Flynn to Triple-A Omaha. Additionally, the Royals […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Dillon Gee from Triple-A Omaha, adding him to the 40-man roster. In a corresponding roster move, the Royals have placed left-handed pitcher Mike Minor on the 60-day disabled list as he recovers from left labrum surgery. Gee, 29, signed a […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has reassigned nine players to minor league camp: pitchers Christian Binford, Jonathan Dziedzic, Aroni Nina, Brooks Pounders and Sam Selman; infielders Hunter Dozier and Balbino Fuenmayor as well as catchers Zane Evans and Cam Gallagher. In addition, the club has optioned pitchers Miguel Almonte and Kyle […]
Royals catcher Salvador Perez is donating $1 million to the Urban Youth Academy.
Northwest Missouri’s Justin Pitts has been named the MIAA Player of the Year as the all-conference team was released today. Ben McCollum who led his team to their third straight regular season title has been named the league’s Coach of the Year. Pitts, a unanimous selection, is tied for first in the MIAA in assists averaging […]
The Kansas City Royals have agreed on a new restructured contract with Catcher Salvador Perez, according to a Yahoo! Sports Report . Jeff Passan reports that the new deal for Salvador Perez picks up three team options, adds two years. Starts in 2017, at least $30 million in new money. Perez’s original contract was […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms on 2016 Major League contracts with pitchers Brian Flynn and Matt Strahm; infielders Christian Colon and Ramon Torres and outfielders Reymond Fuentes and Paulo Orlando. Consistent with club policy, terms of the contracts were not disclosed. With this latest wave of signings, […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms on 2016 Major League contracts with pitchers Scott Alexander, Miguel Almonte, Alec Mills and Kyle Zimmer; infielders Cheslor Cuthbert and Raul Mondesi and outfielders Jorge Bonifacio, Brett Eibner, Terrance Gore, Jose Martinez and Bubba Starling. Consistent with club policy, terms of the […]
Royals pitchers and catchers reported to Surprise, Arizona on Thursday and their first workout was on Friday morning. The rest of the Royals players report on Monday and then the first full team workout is set for Tuesday. Manager Ned Yost, who signed a contract extension on Thursday, spoke to the media on Friday about […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have signed left-handed pitcher Mike Minor to a two-year Major League contract, with a mutual option for the 2018 season. Consistent with club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. In a corresponding roster move, left-handed pitcher Jason Vargas has been placed on the 60-day disabled […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have signed infielder Clint Barmes, left-handed pitcher Brian Duensing and right-handed pitcher Ross Ohlendorf to a minor league contracts, with all three including an invitation to Major League Spring Training. Barmes, 36, played in 98 games with San Diego last season, batting .232 with 14 doubles, a […]
The Kansas City Royals today announced contract extensions for Senior Vice President of Baseball Operations and General Manager, Dayton Moore, and manager Ned Yost. Terms and length of Moore’s extension were not disclosed, while Yost has agreed to an extension through 2018. Ned Yost: Dayton Moore “You can’t find an individual with a stronger work […]
The Kansas City Royals today announced plans to install additional netting at Kauffman Stadium for the 2016 Championship Season. The added netting will extend toward the outfield end of each team’s dugout. “We took a lot of different scenarios into consideration regarding the addition of netting at Kauffman Stadium, because we know that our fans […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have agreed with third baseman Mike Moustakas on a two-year contract, avoiding arbitration. Consistent with club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Moustakas, 27, was selected to his first All-Star Game and also earned a Joe Burke Special Achievement Award from the Kansas City Chapter […]
The World Series champion Kansas City Royals today announced pre-game plans for their first two home games of the 2016 season, with special celebrations slated for both the season opener on Sunday, April 3 and also on Tuesday, April 5, both vs. the defending National League champion New York Mets. The 2016 opener is scheduled […]
The Kansas City Royals and FOX Sports Kansas City announced today that an all-time high 10 exhibition games will be televised this season on the defending World Champions’ exclusive television partner. The Royals and FOX Sports Kansas City are entering the ninth season of an agreement in which FOX Sports Kansas City is the exclusive […]
The World Champion Kansas City Royals are excited to announce the campaign for the 2016 season as “Forever Royal.” Continuing the tagline from the successful 2015 season, this year’s campaign will have an updated approach. “Last season, the team and the fans showed us what it means to be Forever Royal,” said Michael Bucek, Royals […]
– On Monday, February 8, the Kansas City Royals World Series Trophy Tour, presented by the Missouri Lottery and the Kansas Lottery, will embark on visits to communities throughout the Midwest. In conjunction with sponsors Academy Sports + Outdoors, Pepsi and Planet Fitness, the trophy will make several stops in cities across Kansas, Missouri, Iowa […]
The Kansas City Royals announced their 2015 team award winners today, which were voted on by the Kansas City Chapter of the BWAA. Outfielder Lorenzo Cain was named the Les Milgram Player of the Year, while relief pitcher Wade Davis earned the Bruce Rice Pitcher of the Year award. Both players earned those same honors […]
Single-game tickets for the Kansas City Royals 2016 season go on-sale exclusively online at www.royals.com on Friday, February 26 at 10 a.m. (CST). The Royals will make every regular-season home game (excluding Opening Night, April 3) available during the online sale. Due to limited seat availability for Opening Night, fans may register online at www.royals.com/openingnight […]
The World Champion Kansas City Royals have released first pitch times for the upcoming 2016 season. The Royals will start the season at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday, April 3rd, against the New York Mets with a 7:35 p.m. first pitch time. They face the Mets for just two games, Sunday and Tuesday, before taking on […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms on one-year contracts with right-handed pitcher Louis Coleman, catcher Tony Cruz and outfielder Jarrod Dyson for the 2016 season, avoiding arbitration. Consistent with club policy, terms of the contracts were not disclosed. Coleman, 29, pitched in both Kansas City and Omaha (AAA) […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have agreed to terms with three-time All-Star outfielder Alex Gordon on a four-year contract with a mutual option for the 2020 season. Per club policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Gordon, 31, will remain with the only organization he’s ever played for, being selected second […]
The Kansas City Royals have retained one of their own as Alex Gordon has agreed to a four-year, $72 million deal to return to the Kansas City Royals according to several reports including MLB.com Royals beat reporter Jeffery Flanagan. According to sources, Alex Gordon and the #Royals have agreed to a mult-year deal, pending physical. […]
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball has issued recommendations to all 30 Major League Clubs aimed at enhancing the safety of fans attending Major League Baseball games, while also preserving the interactive elements that are integral to the baseball fan experience. The recommendations — which resulted from a review that began earlier this […]
The final 2015 Esurance MLB Awards winners were unveiled today with Joe Maddon of the Chicago Cubs winning Best Manager and Kansas City Royals general manager Dayton Moore taking home the award for Best Executive. The winners will be honored today during a special presentation at the Baseball Winter Meetings in Nashville. Maddon, in his […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Chris Young on a two-year contract with a mutual option for the 2018 season. Young, 36, posted an 11-6 record with a 3.06 ERA in 34 appearances and 18 starts with Kansas City last season. Among pitchers that worked at […]
In an effort to improve fan experience, the Kansas City Royals have announced that the 2016 Royals FanFest presented by Commerce Bank will now have timed entry. The event is scheduled for Friday, January 29 and Saturday, January 30. Tickets for FanFest will be sold on a timed-entry basis, providing fans the ability to reserve […]
The Kansas City Royals announced this evening that they have sent catcher Francisco Pena to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for cash considerations. Pena, 26, was designated for assignment earlier today when the club acquired catcher Tony Cruz from the St. Louis Cardinals. Additionally, the Royals announced that they will not tender Major League contracts […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have acquired catcher/infielder Tony Cruz from the St. Louis Cardinals in exchange for minor league infielder Jose Martinez. Cruz, 29, spent the entire 2015 season with the Cardinals, batting .204 with seven doubles, two homers and 11 RBI in 69 games. He caught 51 games for the […]
Major League Baseball announced today that Kendrys Morales of the Kansas City Royals has been voted the winner of the 2015 Edgar Martinez Outstanding Designated Hitter Award. Morales received 50 of the 88 first-place votes cast to garner the honor for the first time in his nine-year career. In addition to Morales, two previous Royals […]
The Kansas City Royals announced their 2016 Spring Training schedule today, with the club opening its 14th season in the Cactus League as the home team against its Surprise complex mates, the Texas Rangers, on Wednesday, March 2. The Royals will prepare for defense of their World Championship with a 34-game Spring Training schedule that […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have agreed to terms with left-handed pitcher Tim Collins on a Major League contract for the 2016 season. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Collins, 26, missed the entire 2015 season after having season-ending ‘Tommy John’ surgery on March 11. He’s made 228 […]
ESPN will provide national coverage of seven 2016 Opening Day games on Sunday, April 3rd and Monday, April 4th. The announcement was made today by Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr. at the conclusion of MLB’s quarterly owners meetings. The seven games on Sunday and Monday will include the participation of all 10 Clubs that played […]
Royals DH Kendrys Morales won the AL Silver Slugger award tonight. Morales hit .290 with 22 HR in his first season with Kansas City.
Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., and ESPN2 announced tonight that three Kansas City Royals – shortstop Alcides Escobar, first baseman Eric Hosmer and catcherSalvador Perez – have won American League Rawlings Gold Glove Awards for the 2015 season. The three Rawlings Gold Glove winners are tied for the most in a single year in club […]
The Royals have finished up their celebration week after taking the 2015 World Series Title. The page has already turned to 2016 as several Royals players contracts did not get picked up and some that did. Free agency starts for Major League Baseball. The Royals have three key free agents in Alex Gordon, Johnny Cueto […]
The Kansas City Royals announced several roster moves on Thursday. The Royals have exercised their club options on right-handed pitcher Wade Davis and shortstop Alcides Escobar. Consistent with club policy, terms of the options were not disclosed. The club will also make a qualifying offer to outfielder Alex Gordon on Friday when the free agency […]
Outfielder Alex Gordon has turned down his player option with the Kansas City Royals for the 2016 season.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have declined the mutual options on right-handed pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and outfielder Alex Rios. Both players will become free agents and are able to sign with any club beginning on Friday, November 6 at 11 p.m. CT. Following today’s moves, the Royals’ reserve list is at 33 […]
Crown ’em, Kansas City! One agonizing step from ecstasy last season, this time the Royals reign after their latest incredible comeback and a go-ahead hit from maybe the most unlikely player in uniform. Christian Colon singled home the tiebreaking run in the 12th inning and those bound-and-determined Royals rallied one more time to beat the […]
The Kansas City Royals rallied for three runs in the eighth inning after second baseman Daniel Murphy’s error and startled the New York Mets 5-3 Saturday night for a 3-1 lead in the World Series. The Royals posted their seventh postseason comeback win this October. Now, one more victory in November will clinch their first crown since […]
David Wright and Curtis Granderson homered, rookie Noah Syndergaard pitched six effective innings and the New York Mets roughed up the Kansas City Royals 9-3 Friday night, cutting their World Series deficit to 2-1. Shut down in Kansas City, the Mets came out swinging in the first Series game at Citi Field. Wright launched a […]
A pair of hard-throwing pitchers will square off when the Mets host Kansas City in Game 3 of the World Series in New York tonight. The Royals go with Yordano Ventura, while the Mets will start rookie Noah Syndergaard. Ventura’s fastball averaged 96.3 mph during the season, while Syndergaard’s was clocked at an average of […]
Johnny Cueto pitched a two-hitter, Eric Hosmer drove in two more runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Mets 7-1 Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the World Series. Cueto struck out four, walked three and reinforced why the Royals got the dreadlocked ace from Cincinnati in late July. The crowd at […]
Alex Gordon hit a tying home run with one out in the ninth inning, Eric Hosmer hit a sacrifice fly against Bartolo Colon in the 14th and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Mets 5-4 Tuesday night in the longest opener in World Series history. Making his Series debut at age 42, Colon escaped […]
The Kansas State Wildcats have lost four games in a row, this is the first time they have lost four in a row under Head Coach Bill Snyder since 2005. The Wildcats have an off week this Saturday before they take on the Baylor Bears on Thursday, November 5th at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Listen […]
The Kansas City Royals have set their 25-man roster for the World Series, which begins tonight at 7:07 p.m. CT on FOX. The Royals have placed infielder Raul Mondesi on the World Series roster by selecting his contract from Northwest Arkansas (AA). To make room for Mondesi on the 40-man roster, the club has designated […]
The Kansas City Royals are back in the Fall Classic for the second time in as many years. The first 45 years of the Royals franchise they made two World Series appearances, now they have made it in back to back years. Game one of the Fall Classic will be on Tuesday, 7:07 p.m. start […]
Hear from Royals Manager Ned Yost as the Royals held a team workout Sunday evening. Royals and Mets play Game 1 of the World Series Tuesday Night at Kauffman Stadium.
Hear from Royals players from inside the clubhouse and the celebration on the field. Photo Courtesy: Associated Press Ben Zobrist Luke Hochevar Alex Gordon Alex Rios Greg Holland Chris Young Wade Davis Lorenzo Cain Eric Hosmer Kelvin Herrera Dayton Moore Mike Jirschele George Brett The Royals earned another champagne shower at Kauffman Stadium. Lorenzo […]
Hear from Ned Yost ahead of Game 6 of the ALCS. Kansas City leads Toronto 3-2 in the best of 7 series. First Pitch set for Friday at 7:07 p.m on 580 WIBW Radio.
Marco Estrada pitched one-hit ball into the eighth inning, giving Toronto’s tattered bullpen a rest and leading the Blue Jays over the Kansas City Royals 7-1 Wednesday to close to 3-2 in the American League Championship Series. Troy Tulowitzki broke open the game with a three-run double off Kelvin Herrera in the sixth, giving him seven […]
Ben Zobrist and the relentless Kansas City Royals showed they can play home run derby, too. And with one more win, they’ll have a chance to show off their power in a return trip to the World Series. Zobrist hit a two-run homer on knuckleballer R.A. Dickey’s fourth pitch of the game, Alex Rios connected […]
Troy Tulowitzki and Josh Donaldson each homered in a six-run third inning, and Toronto’s bats broke out at home for an 11-8 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night that trimmed the Blue Jays’ deficit to 2-1 in the AL Championship Series. Ryan Goins also connected and had a two-run single, one game […]
Royals manager Ned Yost has chosen Chris Young over Kris Medlen as his starter for Game 4 of the ALCS. Young has only made two starts since July 28, but they were good ones. He allowed one run in 11 1-3 innings over those two outings, with his final start coming Oct. 2. The 6-foot-10, […]
A little hit changed the outcome as the Royals win 6-3.
The experts said this was going to be a high scoring game but Edinson Volquez had other ideas as he led the Royals to a 5-0 win in game one of the ALCS. The first inning of the ALCS went without much excitement. Volquez allowed 0 hits and walked one, while Estrada started off rocky […]
The Royals and Blue Jays continue their sometimes contentious meetings in the opener of the American League Championship Series tonight. The defending champ Royals are going with Edinson Volquez , who angered some Blue Jays hitters earlier this season by throwing inside to them. Marco Estrada gets the start for the Blue Jays, who are […]
Royals manager Ned Yost & ALCS Game 1 starter Edinson Volquez met with the media Thursday afternoon. Game 1 is Friday at 7:07 P.M. Ned Yost Edinson Volquez
Major League Baseball has announced the start times for the first 4 games of the AL/NL Championship Series. All ALCS games can be heard on 580 WIBW Radio.
Ned Yost Lorenzo Cain Alex Rios Danny Duffy Alcides Escobar Salvador Perez Jarrod Dyson Eric Hosmer Ben Zobrist Owner David Glass Sounds of Celebration beginning in the clubhouse Johnny Cueto delivered a masterpiece on his biggest stage yet, pitching eight dominant innings Wednesday night and leading the resilient Kansas City Royals to a […]
Royals pay tribute to fallen heroes.
It is win and advance or lose and go home for the Kansas City Royals and the Houston Astros. Game five of the ALDS is set for Wednesday evening with a first pitch time set for 7:07 p.m. Johnny Cueto will start for the Royals, the Astros will answer with Collin McHugh. McHugh pitched game […]
The Kansas City Royals were down four runs in the eighth inning but somehow managed to put up five runs to take the lead and end up winning game four of the ALDS 9-6 on Monday afternoon. The Royals trailed 3-2 going into the bottom of of the seventh inning when rookie Carlos Correa seemingly […]
Dallas Keuchel remained perfect at home with seven gutsy innings and Chris Carter homered Sunday, leading the Houston Astros to a 4-2 win over the Kansas City Royals to take a 2-1 lead in the American League Division Series. Keuchel (2-0) worked out of jam after jam, allowing five hits and one run with seven […]
Game two of the ALDS looked very similar to game one after the first three innings but the end result was the exact opposite. The Royals fell behind the Astros 4-1 but battled back and tied up the series with a 5-4 win at Kauffman Stadium. The Astros struck first as they scored one run […]
Post-season action continues today with games in both the American and National Leagues. And so far in the playoffs, home-field advantage hasn’t meant a thing as the home team has lost each game. Last night the Royals were beaten by the Astros 5-2 while in Toronto the Blue Jays were dumped by the Rangers 5-3 […]