| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Orioles closer Zach Britton missed winning the first-ever Mariano Rivera American League Reliever of the Year Award, finishing tied for second place behind Kansas City Royals closer Greg Holland.
New York Yankees setup man Dellin Betances tied Britton...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:06 PM
If a movie is to be made of the incredible saga of the 2014 Kansas City Royals, the role of Ned Yost would have to be played by an actor like Steve Carell, someone adept at playing a bumbling idiot.
"Kansas City and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:48 PM
The Kansas City Royals would not be here without James Shields. They bet big on him, in one of the most criticized trades in recent memory, and they won. No pitcher in the major leagues started more games this season, and the Royals got into the playoffs,...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:33 PM
The folks at MyTopSportsbooks.com sent out these odds for the World Series which begins Tuesday night in Kansas City:
Odds to win the World Series:
- Giants: 10-11
- Royals: 10-11
Odds the World Series is won in:
- four games: 6-1
- five games:...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 6:06 AM
KANSAS CITY — La gran espera de volver a la Serie Mundial acabó para los Reales de Kansas City después de ganar por 2-1 a los Orioles de Baltimore en el cuarto partido de la Serie de Campeonato de la Liga Americana que barrieron por 4-0 al mejor...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Center fielder Adam Jones, perhaps the Orioles' best player and vocal leader, walked over to the corner of the Kauffman Stadium visiting clubhouse early Wednesday evening and began hugging teammates, from outfielder Nelson Cruz to pitcher Zach Britton...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:12 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The formula worked well for the Kansas City Royals all season: Get a lead late and let the bullpen hold it.
It worked to perfection Tuesday night.
Pinch runner Jarrod Dyson scored the go-ahead run in the sixth inning, and Kansas...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 9:59 PM
At this point, the Orioles don’t need magic. They need a miracle.
For a franchise that has waited so long to be in this spotlight -- 17 long years since its last trip to the American League Championship Series -- nearing the possibility of an...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 4:47 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Heavy rains Monday did what the Oakland Athletics, Los Angeles Angels and Baltimore Orioles (so far) have failed to do -- slow down the Kansas City Royals.
The Royals, who won their first six playoff games, and Orioles were rained...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:14 PM
The rain-soaked sellout crowd at Camden Yards had waited long enough for this moment — Baltimore's first American League Championship Series game in 17 years — so when Game 1 went to extra innings, few seats were vacated as the clock hit...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:26 PM
BALTIMORE — Now it's just getting ridiculous, this Royals' dynasty-in the-making thing.
There's no plausible reason to believe a team can make it to the World Series with a middle-of-the-pack offense, a nondescript rotation and Ned Yost calling...