K.C. Royals

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.
Royals sign RHP Volquez
December 29, 2014
Edinson Volquez watched the Kansas City Royals make their surprising run to the World Series this past autumn and thought to himself, “Maybe I want to be a part of things there.” On Monday, he took the biggest step toward doing just that.
Royals ink Rios to $11M, one-year deal
December 20, 2014
The Kansas City Royals announced the signing of veteran outfielder Alex Rios to an $11 million, one-year deal Friday that includes a mutual option for the 2016 season.
Royals sign Medlen to two-year contract
December 18, 2014
After twice having Tommy John surgery, Kris Medlen was looking for a team to give him a chance. The defending AL champions were willing to take the gamble.
Royals finalize Morales deal
December 16, 2014
Kendrys Morales missed out on a postseason appearance last season when his Seattle Mariners fell just short of a wild card. Now he’s joining one of the teams that went to the playoffs at Seattle’s expense.
Source: OF Rios, Royals agree for $11M
December 16, 2014
Outfielder Alex Rios and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to an $11 million, one-year contract, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said Monday.
Royals, Morales agree on two-year contract
December 11, 2014
Kansas City Royals and veteran slugger Kendrys Morales agreed to a $17 million, two-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press on Thursday.
Source: Billy Butler to play for A’s
November 19, 2014
A person with knowledge of the negotiations says free-agent designated hitter Billy Butler and the Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $30 million, three-year contract.
Kansas City stadium food areas criticized as dirty
11:24 a.m., November 14, 2014 Updated 12:50 p.m.
A food safety manager says dirty conditions and poor food handling endangered customers at Kauffman and Arrowhead stadiums in Kansas City. A city health inspection prompted by the allegations found dozens of critical health code violations at the stadiums.
Three Royals awarded Gold Gloves
November 5, 2014
All those snazzy plays by Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez earned them more than tips of the hat from their Kansas City teammates.
Royals make offer to Shields, pick up Davis option
November 4, 2014
The Royals have extended a one-year, $15.3 million qualifying offer to pitcher James Shields, and protected themselves with draft-pick compensation if Shields signs elsewhere.
Column: Mr. October spends November night in fieldhouse
November 3, 2014
Mr. October could have spent the third night of November anywhere in the world and chose to spend it in a chair-back seat in Allen Fieldhouse, watching an exhibition basketball game. There as guest of Wichita businessman and Kansas University Endownment trustee David Murfin, Reggie Jackson put his popcorn down for a few minutes early in the second half to talk about his first fieldhouse foray and about the Kansas City Royals’ wildly entertaining October. By Tom Keegan
Royals decline $12.5 million Butler option
November 2, 2014
Billy Butler hopes to be playing for the Kansas City Royals again next season.