Royals

Benintendi’s hit, catch lead Royals over Orioles 3-2

BALTIMORE (AP) — Andrew Benintendi hit a go-ahead single in the eighth inning, then reached above the left-field wall to take away a potential tying home run in the ninth, sending the Kansas City Royals over the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 Monday. Anthony Santander led off the Orioles ninth with a ...

Singer, Perez lead Royals to 6-0 win over White Sox

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brady Singer tossed seven scoreless innings and Salvador Perez hit another home run as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 6-0 on Sunday. Singer (4-9) matched his season high with seven innings and allowed four hits with no walks and struck out six. It ...

A Man With A Tail, A Crown And A ‘Dream Job’ As The Royals’ Mascot

KANSAS CITY, Missouri – Squeezing into the stifling costume of a professional sports mascot can make you lose 10 pounds in a half hour. So just imagine jumping around in one — skipping across the field, dashing up stadium steps, dancing to delight the kids — on a summer day from well ...

Perez’s 40th home run can’t lift Royals over White Sox

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yasmani Grandal went 3 for 3 with a home run and four RBIs as the Chicago White Sox built a big lead and then held off Salvador Perez and the Kansas City Royals 10-7 Saturday night. Perez hit two homers, including his 40th of the season, and drove in five runs. His ...

Rosario has 5 hits, 5 RBIs in win over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Amed Rosario became the first player on record to go 5 for 5 with five RBIs, an inside-the-park homer and a drive over the fence, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 7-2 Tuesday night. Rosario had the first five RBI game of his career and matched a ...

Perez on a home run tear for rebuilding Royals 

The major league leader in home runs is a pitcher, and he needs no introduction. The guy in second place is a catcher — and that’s pretty remarkable in its own right. Kansas City’s Salvador Perez has been on an extended tear since the All-Star break, and he now has 38 home runs on the ...