Monday May 20
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
A's beat Royals on Cespedes homer
OAKLAND – Shortly after his manager said before Sunday's game that he has been trying to "fight his way out" of his recent slump by being more aggressive, Yoenis Cespedes swung at the first pitch he saw from Royals starter Luis Mendoza and popped out to the catcher.
Butler perfect at the plate as Royals crush Angels
Billy Butler broke out of a severe slump with five hits and five RBIs, and the Kansas City Royals kept Joe Blanton winless in eight starts this season with an 11-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
Royals try to salvage finale with O's
The Kansas City Royals try to move beyond a rough outing as they close out a three-game set with the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards on Thursday night.
Tigers, Royals postponed by rain
Those pitching matchups came about because Kansas City and Detroit were rained out Tuesday night.
Kansas City Royals
Struggling Moustakas works on issues in early BP
Mike Moustakas entered Tuesday's series opener in Detroit with a .158 average after going just 2-for-19 on the first five games of the Royals' eight-game road trip.