| Jun 19, 2015
| 10:16 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eduardo Rodriguez pitched capably into the seventh inning, Mookie Betts had a career-best four hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-3 on Friday night.
Rodriguez (3-1), who gave up nine runs in 4 2-3...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 8:50 PM
MILWAUKEE The sign advertising next month's All Star Game hung from a party deck in Miller Park's left field. The Royals have become synonymous with the Midsummer Classic in recent weeks as their fans overwhelm the voting system. In the fifth inning of an...
| Jun 10, 2015
As ugly as the numbers looked for Chris Young over his previous two starts, the big right-hander felt he was just a couple of pitches away in each of those from breaking through.
He was probably only one pitch away from doing something really special...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 8:35 PM
MINNEAPOLIS The curveball skittered in the dirt, too deceptive for the bat of Twins first baseman Joe Mauer, too rambunctious for the glove of Royals catcher Salvador Perez. Perez blocked the baseball with his legs and let it rest. Mauer hung his head....
| Jun 11, 2015
| 8:37 AM
The Kansas City Royals reclaimed first place with a resounding three-game sweep on the road of division rival Minnesota.
The Twins were beaten so soundly, well, they lost their shirt.
One of them, at least.
Alex Gordon hit a three-run homer, Edinson...
| May 28, 2015
| 5:01 PM
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Season series: Cubs 10-8 all time.
Friday: 3:05 p.m., CSN.
RH Edinson Volquez (4-3, 2.77) vs. RH Jake Arrieta (4-4, 2.95).
Saturday: 6:15 p.m., FOX-32.
RH Yordano Ventura (3-4, 4.64) vs. RH Jason Hammel (3-2, 2.98).
| May 27, 2015
| 2:33 PM
NEW YORK (AP) â Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig's American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday to finish a three-game sweep.
Michael Pineda (6-2) rebounded from...
| May 17, 2015
| 2:36 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Edinson Volquez threw three-hit ball for seven innings, Salvador Perez homered and drove in two runs and the Kansas City Royals rudely welcomed Chris Capuano back to the big leagues with a 6-0 victory over the New York...
| May 16, 2015
| 8:22 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — CC Sabathia was told by Yankees manager Joe Girardi that he was done Saturday night after limiting the hot-hitting Royals to one run through seven efficient innings.
"I guess I'm an old man now," Sabathia said. "He needed...
| May 16, 2015
| 8:19 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Danny Duffy had better location on his fastball. He limited the damage after walking the bases loaded in the third inning. He felt stronger than he has in a while.
All that was missing was the result.
The Royals left-hander...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 12:15 PM
CLEVELAND -- Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez has dropped his appeal of a five-game suspension for his involvement in a brawl with the Chicago White Sox last week.
Volquez was to start serving his suspension against Cleveland on Monday night....