| Apr 9, 2015
| 2:20 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Lorenzo Cain extended his left arm, and his left shoulder paid the price. Upon impact with the centerfield wall, Cain crumpled, completed a backwards somersault and flopped onto his back. There he remained for about 15 seconds as the...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 5:51 PM
The Cubs relied on four shutout innings from Jason Hammel and exceptional defense for 82/3 innings for their 4-3 victory over the Royals at Sloan Park.
At the plate
Matt Szczur, arguably the fastest player in the organization, led off...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 4:00 PM
Cubs 4, Royals 3
Spring record: 6-9-1
The summary: Before a sellout crowd of 15,181 that enjoyed 85-degree weather at Sloan Park, the Cubs are relied on four scoreless innings by starting pitcher Jason Hammel. Anthony Rizzo went 2-for-2 with an RBI...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 8:27 PM
It’s not a landmark deal, but the Marlins agreeing to terms with arbitration-eligible lefty Mike Dunn on a two-year contract Sunday night was notable on at least one level.
In a departure from what has been a club policy under Jeffrey Loria’...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:23 PM
The Miami Marlins were busy talking but deals were elusive on the first day of the baseball Winter Meetings.
The only net result was the subtraction of former starting catcher Rob Brantly, who was claimed on waivers by the Chicago White Sox.
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:21 PM
As President of Baseball Operations Michael Hill introduced three of the Miami Marlins' newest acquisitions at Marlins Park Friday afternoon, he had more trades simmering.
The Marlins agreed to send right-hander Nathan Eovaldi, first baseman Garrett...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:34 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Norichika Aoki's two-run triple in the fourth inning helped the Kansas City Royals pull a game closer to the AL Central-leading Detroit Tigers with a 5-2 victory on Sunday.
The Royals salvaged the finale of this key three-game series...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:50 PM
CLEVELAND -- The Kansas City Royals moved closer to their first playoff appearance since 1985 with another well-pitched game in a 7-1 thrashing of the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on Tuesday.
Right-hander Yordano Ventura pitched seven...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:31 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- On July 21, it seemed the Kansas City Royals were doomed to sit out the playoffs for the 29th consecutive year. They had lost four straight, were eight games behind the Detroit Tigers and two games below .500.
How things have changed...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:09 PM
DETROIT -- J.D. Martinez and Rajai Davis hit home runs and Max Scherzer held the Kansas City Royals to one run in 6 2/3 innings Tuesday night in a 4-2 Detroit Tigers victory. The win was enough to pull the Tigers into a first-place tie with the Royals...
| Oct 1, 2014
By David Smale, The Sports Xchange
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Salvador Perez's single down the left field line capped a two-run, 12th-inning rally, and the Kansas City Royals stunned the Oakland Athletics 9-8 Tuesday in the American League wild-card game....