9 hrs ago
Twenty-seven up and down: Evaluating Texas' position players
Some are not going to be difficult decisions either way. Elvis Andrus : Three factors shaped the seaon for Andrus: being on a losing team, a different cast of characters around him and poor offseason preparation.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Over The Monster
Red Sox 1, Royals 7: Back in our place
The Royals may be down 2-1 in their series against the Red Sox, but they've still managed to outscore them 12-11 after a dominant Saturday night victory. The Royals gave the Red Sox an unfriendly reminder of who, exactly, is the playoff contender Saturday night, getting to Rubby De La Rosa for five runs in just four innings of work and cruising to a 7-1 blowout win over Boston.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Royals forget how to play defense, lose 6-3
Sorry, I had to get that out. In the top of the 2nd inning, Christian Vazquez slapped a high pitch the opposite way.
Shields shuts down Tigers as Royals win 3-0
10, 2014. . Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez watches his run scoring single to left during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Wednesday, Sept.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
National Review Online
How Not to Succeed at Baserunning
If the Royals lose the AL Central to the Tigers, possibly denying Kansas City its first postseason berth since 1985 , this play in last night's ninth inning in Detroit will undoubtedly be what the team and its bitterly disappointed fans will remember: Trailing 4-2 in the top of the ninth to the Detroit Tigers , in a game the Royals needed to win to maintain their lead over Detroit in the AL Central, they had two runners on against a sweaty Joe Nathan , the proverbial case of "on the ropes." Nathan was taking a long time between pitches, the home fans had grown quiet and the Royals had the meat of their order up with no outs.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Texas Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,Rob Drake; First, Fieldin Culbreth; Second, Alan Porter; Third, Marty Foster; - Leonys Martin lined out to center.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Royals Top Rangers
An RBI single from Salvador Perez in the bottom of the eighth inning was the difference, as the Kansas City Royals clipped the Texas Rangers by a 2-1 count in the middle test of a three-game series.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Playoff watch: Royals lose, but M's win to stay ahead of Tigers
The quake struck at 3:20 a.m. PT near American Canyon about 6 miles southwest of Napa, the U.S. Kansas City Royals Norichika Aoki of Japan turns on the pitch during the baseball game against the Texas Rangers Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Box W:Y.Ventura L:C.Lewis S:G.Holland HR: KAN- J.Willingham , B.Butler TEX- None Kansas City Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,Mike Estabrook; First, Hunter Wendelstedt; Second, Toby Basner; Third, Mike DiMuro; - Norichika Aoki lined out to right.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Rockies fall to the Royals 7-4
Kansas City Royals' Norichika Aoki starts to slide safe into home against Colorado Rockies catcher Michael McKenry during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Denver.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Royals Score 7 In 2nd, Beat Twins 12-6
AUGUST 17: Alex Gordon #4, Jarrod Dyson #1 and Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals celebrate a win of the game against the Minnesota Twins on August 17, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Hughes Leads Minnesota Twins To Victory
Aug 16, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Target Field.