K.C. Royals

Royals stop slide, 4-3
September 2, 2014
It’s tough to catch the Kansas City Royals when they are leading after six innings.
Royals plan to call up Finnegan
September 1, 2014
Pitcher Brandon Finnegan, who was the Kansas City Royals’ first-round pick in the June draft out of TCU, will be among the September call-ups, the club said Sunday.
Indians-Royals suspended in 10th
September 1, 2014
The race for the AL Central title got another wrinkle Sunday night when Cleveland’s game at Kansas City was suspended in the 10th inning.
Indians outlast Royals in 11 innings, 3-2
August 30, 2014
Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into a first-place tie with Detroit, which split a doubleheader at Chicago. Cleveland is just 3 1/2 back in the bunched AL Central.
Defeat cuts Royals’ Central lead to half-game
August 30, 2014
Carlos Santana, who homered five times at Kauffman Stadium in a series last month, hit a two-run homer as the Cleveland Indians topped the Kansas City Royals, 6-1, Friday night.
Royals tumble in 10
August 29, 2014
Jordan Schafer tied a career high with four RBIs, including a two-run single in the 10th inning Thursday night as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Kansas City Royals 11-5.
Royals rally past Twins
August 28, 2014
Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending Kansas City to a 6-1 victory over Minnesota.
Yost implores Royals’ fans to show up
August 27, 2014
Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with fans on Wednesday to show up for their remaining home games, one night after Alex Gordon’s walk-off homer gave Kansas City a dramatic win over Minnesota that was seen by just 13,847 at Kauffman Stadium.
Gordon’s walk-off HR lifts Royals to 2-1 win
August 27, 2014
Alcides Escobar led off with a blooper to shallow right for a single, and Alex Gordon swatted the second pitch he saw over the right-field wall to give the AL Central-leading Royals a dramatic 2-1 victory over Minnesota — and help them avoid their first three-game skid since mid-July.
Ventura to miss one start
August 27, 2014
The Royals are skipping right-hander Yordano Ventura’s next turn in the rotation to rest his sore back, clearing the way for Liam Hendriks to make his first start for the club since arriving in a trade from Toronto.
Hosmer cleared to swing
August 26, 2014
Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer has been cleared to begin swinging a bat after missing the past month because of a stress fracture in his right hand.
Yanks spank Royals, 8-1
August 26, 2014
Michael Pineda wound up pitching into the seventh inning Monday night to win for the first time since April 16, helping New York beat the Kansas City Royals 8-1 for its fifth straight win.
Royals miss out on sweep
August 25, 2014
The Royals are headed home with a two-game lead over Detroit in the AL Central, even after a 3-1 loss Sunday to the Texas Rangers.
Guthrie baffles Rangers in Royals’ 6-3 victory
August 23, 2014
Jeremy Guthrie gave up a home run on his first pitch and not much else, pitching the Kansas City Royals past the Texas Rangers, 6-3, Saturday night for their 24th win in 30 games.
Ventura, Royals win again
August 23, 2014
Yordano Ventura still reverts to being the rookie pitcher he is for the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals. The hard-throwing right-hander also keeps winning.