K.C. Royals

Royals top Padres, Reds
March 11, 2015
Yordano Ventura worked three scoreless innings, Lorenzo Cain had a pair of RBI singles, and a Kansas City Royals split squad defeated the San Diego Padres, 4-3, Wednesday.
Royals’ Jeremy Guthrie has shoe collection worth half a million dollars
March 10, 2015
Jeremy Guthrie strode to the table with a television camera trained on him, settling down behind a pair of microphones. His voice clear and his words concise, Guthrie announced in a mock news conference that he was hanging up his cleats.
Chisox hand Royals first loss of spring
March 10, 2015
Jeremy Guthrie dropped his first spring training start, and Micah Johnson went 4 for 4, scored two runs and drove in another to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 6-2 victory Tuesday over the Kansas City Royals.
Royals dodge bees, sting Angels, 6-4
March 9, 2015
A swarm of bees chased players from the field and fans from their seats before the Angels’ Mike Trout hit his first spring homer and the Royals’ Eric Hosmer connected for his second, and Kansas City beat Los Angeles 6-4 Sunday.
Rios gives Royals lift
March 8, 2015
The Kansas City Royals signed Alex Rios in the offseason hoping he would provide some power. They probably didn’t think he’d deliver so soon.
Ventura shaky, but Royals win
March 7, 2015
Yordano Ventura stepped to the mound for the Kansas City Royals for the first time since Game 6 of the World Series. The results were nothing like they were last October.
Royals rally in ninth to defeat Rangers, 5-4
March 6, 2015
Yu Darvish first felt the tightness in his triceps in the bullpen, when the Rangers ace was warming up for his spring training debut. Twelve pitches later, it hadn’t loosened up.
Royals pack punch in opener
March 4, 2015
Eric Hosmer and Royals newcomers Kendrys Morales and Alex Rios hit consecutive first-inning homers, and AL champion Kansas City routed the Texas Rangers, 13-2, on Wednesday in the spring training opener for both teams.
Royals hope to rest Perez more
February 19, 2015
Salvador Perez set major-league records last year, catching 158 games and 1,389 2/3 innings, including 15 games and 141 innings in the playoffs.
Hosmer, K.C. agree on 2-year contract
February 18, 2015
First baseman Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals avoided arbitration Wednesday by agreeing to a $13.9 million, two-year contract less than 24 hours before their hearing.
Revised Royals to open camp
February 18, 2015
That old, familiar baseball refrain made famous by fans of the Brooklyn Dodgers took on an entirely different meaning for the Kansas City Royals this offseason.
KC, Holland avoid arbitration
February 14, 2015
The Royals and closer Greg Holland avoided salary arbitration Friday when they agreed to an $8.25 million, one-year contract shortly before their hearing, and Kansas City gave free agent right-hander Joe Blanton a minor-league deal.
Royals, Duffy agree on deal
February 7, 2015
Pitcher Danny Duffy has agreed to a one-year contract with the Kansas City Royals worth $2,425,000, avoiding salary arbitration.
Royals, Dyson avoid arbitration
January 28, 2015
The Royals and outfielder Jarrod Dyson have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract for $1,225,000.
Royals outfielder Gordon undergoes wrist surgery
December 31, 2014
Royals outfielder Alex Gordon has had surgery on his right wrist, and the four-time Gold Glove winner should be ready for the season opener against the White Sox on April 6.