K.C. Royals

A-Rod powers Yankees past Royals
May 27, 2015
Alex Rodriguez checked off another age-old milestone in a comeback season that’s surpassing almost anyone’s expectations.
Royals in first skid of season
May 27, 2015
The Kansas City Royals haven’t been in this kind of slump in more than a year. The Yankees put up two more first-inning runs in this series — Mark Teixeira’s two-run homer — and the Royals couldn’t recover, losing their third straight for the first time since last August, 5-1 to New York on Tuesday night.
Yankees wallop Guthrie, Royals, 14-1
May 26, 2015
Brett Gardner got a little silly after hitting the Yankees’ third homer of the first inning, enthusiastically high-fiving his teammates as if he were trying to slap away the memory of a lost weekend of baseball. A few big hits did the job just fine.
Cards get to Ventura, avoid sweep with 6-1 victory over Royals
May 24, 2015
Yordano Ventura had a shaky first inning and a bad pitch in the sixth. That led to four St. Louis runs, which was more than enough for Michael Wacha.
Royals rush to beat rain, Cards
May 23, 2015
Expecting some rain, the Kansas City Royals tried to rush their way through five innings to make it an official game and came away with a shortened win.
Royals blank Cards
May 23, 2015
Kendrys Morales is leading the American League with 37 RBIs. A year ago, he wasn’t even playing — he was waiting for an offer as a free agent.
Royals reliever Madson taking long road back
May 21, 2015
One or 2 percent. That was it. That was the chance that Ryan Madson gave himself of ever pitching again in the big leagues.
Royals sweep two-game set
May 20, 2015
The Kansas City Royals are off to the best start in franchise history.
Royals record another shutout
May 20, 2015
It has been 23 years since the Kansas City Royals logged consecutive shutouts.
Moose gets shifty in 2015 season
May 19, 2015
Everyone in the Royals dugout was hanging on the top step when Mike Moustakas stepped to the plate Friday night. He had already accomplished three legs of the cycle, and all that was missing was a home run.
Royals’ Volquez baffles Yankees
May 18, 2015
Edinson Volquez had such violent movement on his fastball Sunday that Royals manager Ned Yost said catcher Salvador Perez actually turned around to ask plate umpire Chris Guccione whether there was anything he could do to help out.
Duffy better, but Royals fall
May 17, 2015
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.
Cain is able in Royals’ 12-1 win
May 16, 2015
Chris Young made another strong case to have a permanent spot in the rotation Friday night. He held down the Yankees into the sixth inning, and backed by plenty of offense from Lorenzo Cain and Kendrys Morales, helped Kansas City to a 12-1 victory.
Escobar makes difference for Royals
May 14, 2015
Alcides Escobar is doing his job leading off for the Kansas City Royals, getting on base, scoring runs and even driving in a few for the top-hitting team in the majors.
Slow start dooms Royals
May 14, 2015
Yovani Gallardo enjoyed some rare run support right from the start. Shin-Soo Choo hit a leadoff home run for the second straight game and Prince Fielder homered and had three hits, backing seven strong innings from the Texas Rangers’ right-hander in a 5-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.