Major League Baseball

Mike Moustakas - Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports
September 19, 2017 - 9:11 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Marcus Stroman pitched seven innings to win for the first time in six starts, Darwin Barney hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Tuesday night. Kansas City outfielder Alex Gordon's solo home run off Ryan Tepera in the eighth was the 5,694th...
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David Richard - USA TODAY Sports
September 17, 2017 - 5:44 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) - Corey Kluber pushed to the front of the Cy Young race with another dominant start and Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run homer as the Cleveland Indians celebrated a division title and edged the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Sunday. Kluber (17-4), who has lost once since July 4, allowed...
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Alex Gordon - Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
September 15, 2017 - 10:41 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians can return to clinching their division and playoff preparations. Their historic winning streak is, well, history. Cleveland had its AL record run stopped at 22 straight games on Friday night as the Indians were beaten 4-3 by the Kansas City Royals, who became...
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September 14, 2017 - 9:54 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians added a walk-off win to a streak that has had everything. Jay Bruce hit an RBI double in the 10th inning as the Indians rallied for their 22nd straight win to extend their AL record, beating the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Thursday night to move within four wins...
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September 13, 2017 - 9:14 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jose Abreu and Avisail Garcia drove in runs in the ninth inning as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Wednesday. Abreu's sacrifice fly scored Tim Anderson, who led off the inning with a single, took second on a wild pitch by Scott Alexander (4-4) and...
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Lorenzo Cain - Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
September 11, 2017 - 10:53 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jose Abreu had four hits, Adam Engel hit a three-run homer and the Chicago White Sox pounded out an 11-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Abreu, who hit for the cycle Saturday and had two home runs Sunday, drove in two and scored once while raising his...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
September 08, 2017 - 11:47 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Eddie Rosario homered and drove in four runs, helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-5 on Friday night. Rosario had a sacrifice fly in the first inning, hit his 21st home run in the third inning off Ian Kennedy (4-11) and knocked a two-out, bases-loaded...
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Salvador Perez - Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
September 06, 2017 - 10:01 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Salvador Perez homered twice as the Kansas City Royals broke open a close game to rout the Detroit Tigers 13-2 on Wednesday night. The Royals broke a 2-2 tie with four runs in the seventh, then scored seven in the eighth. Perez drove in three runs, while Whit Merrifield had three...
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Lorenzo Cain, Jorge Bonifacio - Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
September 05, 2017 - 9:36 pm
DETROIT (AP) — JaCoby Jones and John Hicks hit two home runs and the Detroit Tigers had six homers in all in a 13-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night. Tigers starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez threw only five pitches and was knocked out of the game in the first inning after getting...
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Mike Moustakas with Jorge Bonifacio - Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports
September 01, 2017 - 11:03 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered for the first time since mid-August, Brandon Moss also went deep and Kansas City held off Minnesota 7-6 on Friday night. Melky Cabrera tied a season-high with four hits for the Royals, who won for just the second time in eight games. Jorge Polanco homered...
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