Major League Baseball

Dennis Wierzbicki - USA TODAY Sports
August 19, 2018 - 5:30 pm
Omar Narvaez homered and drove in the go-ahead run with a single, Chicago relievers tossed seven scoreless innings and the White Sox rallied from a six-run deficit for a 7-6 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. Avisail Garcia and Tim Anderson also homered for Chicago, which has won four...
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Jeffrey Becker - USA TODAY Sports
August 05, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Rookie Jake Cave hit his first career grand slam and closer Fernando Rodney survived a chaotic ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Sunday. Rodney gave up Whit Merrifield's fourth hit of the game leading off the ninth, but catcher Mitch Garver threw him out trying...
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Peter Aiken - USA TODAY Sports
July 28, 2018 - 1:41 am
Late Friday night, the Kansas City Royals traded third baseman Mike Moustakas to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for outfielder Brett Phillips and right-handed pitcher Jorge Lopez. Phillips, a 24-year old lefthanded hitter out of Seminole, FL, is hitting .240 (62-for-258) in 71 games with 12...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
July 22, 2018 - 7:25 pm
Jarrod Dyson will be receiving a text from catcher and former Kansas City Royals teammate Drew Butera. "I'm going to tell him, 'that what speed do,'" Butera quipped. Butera hit a tiebreaking, three-run inside-the-park home run when center fielder Jake Cave failed in his attempt to make a diving...
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Kamil Krzacynski - USA TODAY Sports
July 14, 2018 - 6:09 pm
Jorge Bonifacio served his suspension for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, and he just wants to move on. One swing at a time. Bonifacio hit a two-run drive for his first homer since rejoining Kansas City late last month, helping the Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-0 on...
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Erik Williams - USA TODAY Sports
June 24, 2018 - 5:09 pm
Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam in Houston's eight-run second inning, helping Gerrit Cole and the Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 11-3 on Sunday. Gurriel finished with three hits as the AL West-leading Astros won for the 15th time in 17 games. Jose Altuve drove in two runs and scored twice, and...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
June 17, 2018 - 5:45 pm
The Houston Astros keep finding ways to win, while the Kansas City Royals keep inventing ways to lose. Carlos Correa and the Astros won their 11th straight game, finishing off a dominant 10-0 road trip by rallying past the Royals 7-4 Sunday. The World Series champion Astros swept their swing...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
June 13, 2018 - 12:12 am
Billy Hamilton eluded a rundown tag, and the Cincinnati Reds escaped with a victory. Joey Votto hit a bases-loaded triple in the 10th inning after Hamilton slipped out of a rundown, and the Reds beat the Royals 5-1 on Tuesday night. "Billy showed his athleticism and got out of that jam there and...
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Scott Kane - USA TODAY Sports
May 23, 2018 - 1:09 am
Kansas City starter Jason Hammel had to jog his memory on what to do after a win. It had been that long for Hammel, who was making his 290th career start Tuesday night. He earned his first victory of the season, helped by home runs by Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez in a 5-1 win by the Royals over...
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Ken Blaze - USA TODAY Sports
May 13, 2018 - 5:04 pm
Corey Kluber became the American League's first six-game winner and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 11-2 on Sunday. The reigning Cy Young Award winner gave up two unearned runs in seven innings, scattering eight hits. Kluber (6-2) was backed by four hits from Yan Gomes, including...
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