9 hrs ago
Kings of Kauffman
Time to Move Billy Butler Down in the Royals Lineup
Apr 2, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals designated hitter Billy Butler at bat against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.
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15 hrs ago
Kansas City Royals
Guthrie set to face Astros, seeking third win
The two American League foes are near the bottom of most offensive categories this season, but there's also been some sterling pitching propping the clubs up as they prepare to tango for the second round of a three-game set on Wednesday in Minute Maid Park.
19 hrs ago
The Miami Herald
Yordano Ventura gets first big-league win as Royals beat Astros
A few hours before the first big-league victory off his career, Yordano Ventura lay on his stomach on a training table inside the visitors' clubhouse at Minute Maid Park.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Royals among teams expressing interest in free-agent reliever Joel Hanrahan
The Royals will send a representative to two-time All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan's showcase for teams on Thursday, according to people with knowledge of the situation.
Series Preview: Astros vs. Royals, April 15-17, 2014
When a team that focuses for the most part on homegrown talents come to town it kind of feels like a measuring stick for the Astros .
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Royal Ups and Downs: Swept Edition
Well, another fun weekend of Royals baseball has run its course. And yeah, we can probably skip the whole "it's early, and the Royals might not be terrible" routine today, given that they dropped today's series finale to the powerhouse Minnesota Twins .
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Garden City Telegram
Davis' throwing error sends Twins over Royals
Needing a big hit, the Minnesota Twins instead turned a little tapper back to the mound into big trouble for the Kansas City Royals.
Twins Sweep Royals with 4-3 Victory
Well, that happened. For the first time this season we've seen a Twins game end in an unconventional manner, with Glen Perkins securing his third save and the win when Mike Moustakas tripped Kurt Suzuki on a foul pop up.
The Kansas City Star
Royals fall to Twins 4-3, swept in weekend series
Three people were killed and a 14-year-old boy was critically injured Sunday when a gunman opened fire at the Jewish Community Center and a senior living facility in Johnson County.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Shields, Royals undone by sloppy defense vs. Twins
Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer swings for a 3-run home run off Kansas City Royals pitcher James Shields during the second inning of a baseball game in Minneapolis, Saturday, April 12, 2014.
Kings of Kauffman
Looking at the Royals Defensive Struggles
Apr 11, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar at Target Field.
Hope for Twins?
Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson throws a pitch to Kansas City Royals' Nori Aoki during the first inning on Friday, April 11, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis.
The London Free Press
MLB notes: No suspension for Yankees' Michael Pineda
New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda throws against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium in New York, April 10, 2014.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Series preview: Twins vs. Kansas City
This is the first game of a six-game road trip that will take the Royals to Houston as well.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Early-Season Grades for Chicago White Sox's Offseason Acquisitions
To be sure, it isn't as if everyone expects the White Sox to challenge the Detroit Tigers for AL Central supremacy just because general manager Rick Hahn brought in guys like Adam Eaton, Scott Downs and Jose Abreu.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Look out, Mariano Rivera: Royals' Chen is gaining on you
Chen's a left-handed starter; Rivera was a righty reliever and closer. Chen's a crafty off-speed pitcher who gets hitters out with his guile.
The Kansas City Star
With plays like Alcides Escobar's catch, Royals are writing a glove story
Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar runs down a fly ball to short center for an out on Tampa Bay Rays' Ryan Hanigan in the second inning during Wednesday's baseball game on April 9, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
Michael Beller: Fantasy baseball Pitcher Scouting Report: Kansas City Royals Yordano Ventura
Starting pitchers under six feet are like quarterbacks of the same size. Unless they're Drew Brees, they're dismissed out of hand.
Salvador vs. the Homer
Berry Bonds Be the man... without him #roylas have O Homers in 2014.Royals have 74 wins.Bonds hit more into the Bay than we have in 2 years Alex Gordon has ended the " ... more homers than the Royals" game -- which was probably a lot of fun for its participants but also very stupid because it was only eight games, the Royals are 4-4 not 0-8, and ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Leadoff man Emilio Bonifacio playing the top hits
But how long can the leadoff hitter slap his way on base, steal bases, lead the league in hits and keep the voices from the center-field bleachers in his corner ? "One thing I know: It won't be like that all season," said Bonifacio, who singled and scored in the first and doubled and scored in the sixth in a 7-5 victory over the Pirates on ... (more)