K.C. Royals

Royals GM wanted Brett again
June 5, 2014
Royals general manager Dayton Moore hinted to George Brett a couple of weeks ago about the Hall of Famer potentially reprising his role as interim hitting coach for the struggling franchise.
Royals’ Hosmer, Gordon clutch in win at Cards
June 4, 2014
The St. Louis Cardinals ended their offensive slump, but the Kansas City Royals found a way to keep the National League champs down. Eric Hosmer hit a tiebreaking single off closer Trevor Rosenthal in the ninth inning, and the Royals won 8-7 Tuesday night for their second straight road victory in the four-game, two-city series.
Duffy, Royals keep Cardinals down 6-0
June 3, 2014
Danny Duffy became the latest pitcher to shut down the St. Louis Cardinals. Duffy worked six innings of one-hit ball coming off a pair of poor outings and Alex Gordon homered to start a breakout three-run seventh for the Kansas City Royals in a 6-0 victory over the suddenly punchless defending NL champs on Monday night.
Guthrie loses again as Blue Jays beat Royals, 4-0
June 1, 2014
The Kansas City Royals are making a bad habit of getting blanked whenever Jeremy Guthrie is on the mound. Mark Buehrle pitched eight sharp innings to become the majors’ first 10-game winner, Edwin Encarnacion homered again and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Guthrie and the Royals 4-0 Sunday.
Blue Jays’ Stroman stymies Royals
June 1, 2014
Toronto’s booming offense made life easy for Marcus Stroman in his first major-league start. Juan Francisco had three hits and four RBIs, Adam Lind went 3 for 5 with three RBIs, and the Blue Jays used a seven-run first inning to rout the Kansas City Royals, 12-2, on Saturday.
Royals blast Blue Jays
May 31, 2014
Alex Gordon and Lorenzo Cain homered, Jason Vargas won for the first time in three starts, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 6-1, on Friday night.
Royals rally to beat Blue Jays 8-6 in 10
May 30, 2014
Omar Infante hit a two-run single in the 10th inning, and the Kansas City Royals overcame two home runs by Edwin Encarnacion to beat the Blue Jays 8-6 on Thursday night, snapping Toronto’s winning streak at nine games.
Royals switch coaches
May 30, 2014
The Royals shook up their coaching staff Thursday in an attempt to jumpstart their failing offense, appointing Dale Sveum as the hitting coach and making Mike Jirschele their third-base coach.
Royals swept by Astros
May 29, 2014
Chris Carter hit two home runs, George Springer set a rookie club record for homers in a month, and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals, 9-3, on Wednesday for their fifth straight win.
Royals offense fails again in 3-0 loss to Houston
May 28, 2014
Ned Yost was angry, that much was clear. The Royals manager had watched his pop-gun offense fail to score through five innings, and felt his starting pitcher was getting squeezed. So Yost trundled out to the mound, waited for plate umpire Kerwin Danley to arrive and then uttered what must have been some mighty choice words. Danley promptly tossed him from the game — and spared Yost from having to watch the rest of Kansas City’s 3-0 loss to the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
Ventura hurt in Royals’ 9-2 loss
May 27, 2014
George Springer has more home runs in the past four games than any Kansas City player does this season.
Royals waste lead, fall to Angels
May 25, 2014
Jason Vargas had quite a homecoming Sunday at Angel Stadium, taking a two-hit shutout into the seventh inning.
Royals outlast Angels in 13
May 25, 2014
Eric Hosmer tied a season high with four hits, pinch-runner Jarrod Dyson scored the go-ahead run in the 13th inning on a throwing error by rookie reliever Mike Morin, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-4 Saturday night.
Angels roll past Royals
May 24, 2014
Mike Trout homered and threw out a runner at third base, Chris Iannetta also went deep, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals on Friday night.
Royals demote Moustakas
May 22, 2014
The Royals sent third baseman Mike Moustakas to Triple-A Omaha on Thursday in their latest attempt to break one of their franchise cornerstones out of his prolonged slump.