K.C. Royals

Can you believe it? Royals on brink
October 4, 2014
With three extra-inning wins in four remarkable days, the long-downtrodden Kansas City Royals have climbed from the depths of a 29-year playoff absence to the brink of the AL Championship Series.
Royals make more magic, 3-2 in 11
October 3, 2014
Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in their AL Division Series opener Thursday night.
Angels on deck for rousing Royals
October 1, 2014
Mike Trout asked Albert Pujols for advice on his playoff debut before the Los Angeles Angels stepped into the October spotlight, and the veteran slugger with two World Series rings had some simple guidance for baseball’s best young player.
Royals edge A’s in 12-inning thriller
October 1, 2014
The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason. They weren’t going down without a fight.
Lester-Shields key matchup in AL wild card
September 30, 2014
The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years ago. The Oakland Athletics made a similarly aggressive move just a couple of months ago. The results of both will be in the starting spotlight tonight.
Royals, Kansas City getting crash course in playoff baseball
September 29, 2014
Kansas City Royals fans, their team and the city itself are getting a crash course on what playoff baseball is all about.
Royals win finale, prepare for playoffs(!)
September 28, 2014
Moments after Detroit secured the AL Central title, Kansas City manager Ned Yost started pulling some of his regulars from the lineup. It was finally time to start preparing for the playoffs.
Royals relish playoff berth, by George
September 28, 2014
A day after the celebration, Hall of Famer George Brett was a little worn out but no less ecstatic. The Kansas City Royals clinched a playoff spot for the first time in 29 years, and their greatest player sees no reason why they can’t make a long postseason run.
They’re in! Royals clinch playoff berth
September 27, 2014
The mob arrived as soon as Salvador Perez squeezed that final foul popup, officially bringing Kansas City’s playoff drought to an end. Yes, the Royals are going back to the postseason.
Royals lower magic number to one
September 26, 2014
Whether it’s through a wild card or the AL Central title, Lorenzo Cain doesn’t care how the Kansas City Royals reach the playoffs. He just wants to get there.
Indians slip past Royals, 6-4
September 24, 2014
They’re alive, barely, but it beats the alternative. The Indians’ playoff hopes are fragile, and they’re doing all they can to keep them from shattering.
Royals clip Cleveland, keep pace
September 23, 2014
With another win, the Royals stepped closer to history and a playoff berth. They’ve got a much bigger goal in mind.
Royals split, gain ground
September 23, 2014
Danny Duffy pushed the Royals a little closer to the top in the AL Central and nearer their first playoff appearance in 29 years.
Royals avoid sweep, 5-2
September 22, 2014
Each win moves the Royals one step closer to the end of their long playoff drought, and Sunday was a big one.
Royals, ‘Big Game’ come up short
September 21, 2014
James “Big Game” Shields came up just short in the Kansas City Royals’ biggest game of the season.