| Feb 16, 2014
The best team in 20 years of mostly sorry Royals baseball is playing in the Arizona sunshine now, all hopes and dreams and James Shields and Sal Perez.
Mike Moustakas has cut some fat. Eric Hosmer swears by a new confidence, and Billy Butler swears by an...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:25 PM
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Royals aim to build on solid '13 campaign
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- The Kansas City Royals are looking to take that next step, one that has avoided them for 29-years, advancing to the playoffs for the first time since beating the St. Louis...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 5:35 PM
SURPRISE, Ariz. The leader of the most anticipated Royals team in two decades shook his head. On the eve of pitchers and catchers reporting to camp, a milestone on the calendar that occurs today, Ned Yost pondered the question for a moment. Then he batted...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Royals pitchers and catchers report Friday to the club's complex in Surprise, Ariz., and the dateline will largely be a misnomer. While it's impossible to know how this intriguing team will perform in this regime-defining season, there is meager mystery...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:49 AM
Three Orioles players -- first baseman Chris Davis, center fielder Adam Jones and shortstop J.J. Hardy -- have been named to this year’s The Sporting News American League All-Star team.
The Orioles were the only AL club to have three honorees. The...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Jeremy Guthrie pitched seven strong innings, and David Lough hit a two-run homer to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
One day after being eliminated from the postseason, the Royals earned their...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:44 PM
Alex Gordon threw out a runner at the plate in extra innings and scored on Salvador Perez's two-out double in the 12th to lift the Kansas City Royals over the Seattle Mariners 6-5 on Monday night.
Kansas City moved within three games of idle...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Bruce Chen worked five innings and Salvador Perez doubled home two runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-2 on Wednesday night.
Chen was pulled in the sixth after giving up a single to Michael Bourn and walking Nick Swisher to...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:15 PM
Prince Fielder was thrown out at home plate to end the game, preserving Ervin Santana's impressive outing and leading the Kansas City Royals to a 1-0 victory Saturday over the Detroit Tigers.
The play at the plate helped the Royals gain ground on the...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 8:52 PM
Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer off Justin Verlander and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Saturday night.
Perez drove a two-out pitch over the left-field wall to put the Royals ahead 4-2.
Verlander (12-11) is 0-3 with three no-...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:17 PM
Bruce Chen bounced back with a solid start and the Kansas City Royals completed a sweep and won their fifth straight game, beating Minnesota 3-1 Thursday to hand the Twins their fifth loss in a row.
The Royals took all three games at Target Field.