| Apr 24, 2011
| 8:18 AM
First-year starter Alexi Ogando pitched into the seventh inning for the Texas Rangers before Cody Eppley pitched two scoreless innings in his major league debut. Then they handed it over to one of their old guys. Darren Oliver, one of two 40-something...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 2:24 PM
Alex Gordon extended his hitting streak to 13 games with an RBI double in a four-run first inning and Luke Hochevar won another afternoon start as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 Sunday.
Hochevar is 9-3 with a 4.43 ERA in 14 day starts...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:56 AM
Randy Wells was still on the mound at the start of the seventh inning for the Chicago Cubs, even after it appeared he wouldn't make it through the first. Alex Gordon extended his hitting streak to 13 games with an RBI double in Kansas City's four-run...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 5:40 AM
Despite being 13 games under .500, the Kansas City Royals at least make things interesting.
Ryan Ludwick hit a two-run homer, Mat Latos won for the first time in four starts and the San Diego Padres beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Monday night.
| Jul 3, 2011
| 3:12 PM
Kansas City outfielder Alex Gordon has left Sunday's game against Colorado after getting hit by a pitch on the left knee.
Gordon was batting in the sixth inning when Rockies reliever Matt Belisle's slider ran in. Gordon buckled and fell to the ground,...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 1:19 PM
The Major League Baseball All-Star game is one week from today and Kansas City Royals' outfielder Alex Gordon has a chance to make the American League Team.
If you'd like to vote for Gordon to get the final spot on the A.L. All-Star team simply go to...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 3:19 PM
Bruce Chen allowed just four hits and one run in six strong innings today as the Royals beat the White Sox 4-1 in Chicago.
Eric Hosmer had two hits in four trips, including his eighth homer of the season in the 2nd inning to stake KC to a 2-0 lead....
| Jul 9, 2011
| 7:59 PM
Alex Gordon belted a three-run homer and the Kansas City Royals roughed up Charlie Furbush, then weathered Luke Hochevar's struggles in a 13-6 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.
Alcides Escobar drove in three runs and scored three times...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 8:48 PM
Alex Gordon had a three-run homer while Alcides Escobar scored three times and also drove in three runs as the Kansas City Royals outslugged the Detroit Tigers for a 13-6 win.
Melky Cabrera and Billy Butler each knocked in a pair of runs for the Royals,...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 5:56 PM
As temperatures neared 100 and Justin Verlander's pitch count mounted, Jim Leyland thought seriously about replacing his hard-working All-Star.
But with whom?
"No matter where I looked — my bullpen, their bullpen, in the stands — I couldn't...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 1:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - Jim Thome has been plagued by aches and pains for the better part of a decade. They just seem to be coming around a little more often in his 19th season.
A strained oblique and bothersome toe injury on his left foot have slowed his chase...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 8:43 PM
Alex Gordon matched his career-high with four hits and Yamaico Navarro drove in three runs to the lead the Kansas City Royals over the Baltimore Orioles 9-4 on Thursday night.
The Royals sent 11 men to the plate in a six-run sixth inning to break open...