K.C. Royals

Royals beat Twins, lose Hosmer for 3-6 weeks
July 31, 2014
The Kansas City Royals’ clubhouse mood was somber after a 6-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Eric Hosmer will be going on disabled list after an X-ray revealed a displaced fracture of the third finger of his right hand.
Royals stand still at MLB trade deadline
July 31, 2014
Stuck in limbo between contending and conceding, the perennially building Kansas City Royals opted to stand pat as baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline passed Thursday. Even as several other teams in the same mix pulled off some splashy moves.
Royals struggle past Twins
July 31, 2014
Buoyed by the clutch pitching, Kansas City churned out three doubles in the bottom half of the sixth inning Wednesday night, scoring all its runs in an eventual 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins.
Punchless Royals fall to Twins, 2-1
July 30, 2014
James Shields acknowledged that he didn’t have his best stuff Tuesday night. He has the bruise on his rump to prove it.
Royals trade for RHP Hendriks, catcher Kratz
July 29, 2014
The Toronto Blue Jays have traded right-hander Liam Hendriks and catcher Erik Kratz to the Kansas City Royals for infielder Danny Valencia.
Santana, Indians end Royals’ win streak
July 28, 2014
The Kansas City Royals have six games remaining with Cleveland. Maybe they will figure out how to get out Carlos Santana before they meet again in late August.
Butler, Royals overcome Indians for 5th win in row
July 27, 2014
Billy Butler and the surging Kansas City Royals wrecked things for the Cleveland Indians for the second straight night. Butler homered for the second consecutive game and the Royals overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Indians 7-5 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win.
Butler comes through in a pinch for Royals
July 26, 2014
Struggling Billy Butler was needed late Friday night, and he delivered a pinch two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning to send the Royals over the Cleveland Indians 6-4 for their fourth straight win.
Aoki lifts Royals over Indians in 14th inning
July 25, 2014
Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over Cleveland after Indians starter Corey Kluber carried a perfect game into the seventh inning on Thursday night.
Royals slide past Chisox, 2-1
July 24, 2014
It took a hard slide for the Kansas City Royals to end their skid.
Moustakas’ homers spark Royals, 7-1
July 23, 2014
When the Chicago White Sox scheduled Greek Heritage Night for Tuesday, they probably didn’t consider that Mike Moustakas would be in the visiting dugout.
Chisox keep Royals sliding
July 22, 2014
Chris Sale pitched seven effective innings in his first outing since the All-Star break and Adam Dunn had two RBIs and scored a run to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 3-1 victory over the slumping Kansas City Royals on Monday night.
Lester, Bosox punctuate sweep with shutout
July 20, 2014
Kansas City’s Billy Butler summed up Jon Lester’s performance, paused for a few seconds, and realized it was a lost weekend for the Royals.
Royals drop another tight one
July 20, 2014
Tight games aren’t going the Kansas City Royals’ way this season.
Yost’s gamble leads to Royals loss
July 19, 2014
Kansas City manager Ned Yost thought he made the right move by bringing in left-hander Scott Downs to pitch in the sixth inning. He was wrong. Right-handed hitting Jonny Gomes pinch hit for lefty Jackie Bradley Jr. and hit a go-ahead two-run homer that lifted the Boston Red Sox to a 5-4 win over the Royals on Friday night.