| Aug 12, 2011
| 5:20 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals are going through the growing pains of a promising young team.
Jeff Niemann won his sixth consecutive decision, Ben Zobrist had a two-run triple and the Tampa Bay Rays completed a four-game sweep with a...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 8:50 PM
Alex Gordon and Billy Butler both hit their 16th homers of the season in a four run third inning of a 5-4 decision, as the Royals salavaged a win in the of a three game series with the Yankees. Kansas City got six strong innings from starter Bruce Chen...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 7:10 PM
Alex Gordon and Eric Hosmer each drove in two runs in an eight-run sixth inning to help the Kansas City Royals rally to beat the Boston Red Sox 9-4 on Saturday night, depriving Tim Wakefield of his 200th victory.
Wakefield, who is 0-2 with three no-...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 8:19 PM
Ramon Santiago hit a solo homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Detroit Tigers a 2-1 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night. Santiago, who entered the game in the eighth as a pinch-runner, lifted Aaron Crow's pitch over the right-...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 10:00 AM
A game dominated by pitching ended with Ramon Santiago taking Aaron Crow deep over the right-field wall in the 10th, giving the AL Central-leading Tigers a dramatic 2-1 win over the Royals.
Doug Fister and Jeff Francis were brilliant in their outings,...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Wilson Betemit capped Detroit's three-run eighth inning with a tiebreaking RBI double against his former team, leading the Tigers to a 5-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday.
Austin Jackson went 4 for 4 and scored three times for the AL...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Billy Butler homered twice and drove in three runs, Alex Gordon doubled home the go-ahead run and the
Kansas City Royals scored five times in the ninth inning to beat the Oakland Athletics 11-6 Monday.
Jeff Francoeur, Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas had...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 10:47 PM
Now that's what you call some offense.
For a Mariners team known for its struggles at the plate this season, Friday night against the Royals was a breath of fresh air. Seattle pounded out 15 hits and starter Blake Beavan settled down after giving up...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 7:49 PM
Bruce Chen pitched eight crisp innings, Alex Gordon homered and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 4-0 on Tuesday night.
Chen (11-7) allowed two singles, struck out eight and walked one. He was 0-2 with a 7.94 ERA in his previous two starts....
| Sep 15, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Melky Cabrera had four hits, including a home run, and Billy Butler hit a three-run homer to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
The loss officially eliminated the White Sox from the playoffs. ...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 4:19 PM
Eric Hosmer had three hits and doubled in the winning run in the ninth inning to lift Kansas City to a 7-6 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night that extended the Royals' winning streak to six games.
Hosmer's liner over the head of left...
| May 27, 2011
| 4:40 PM
The Kansas City Royals hit three home runs in the top of the 14th inning to beat Texas 12-7. This win snaps a 5-game losing streak for Kansas City and breaks an 8 game losing streak in Arlington.
Alex Gordon tied the game at 7 in the 9th inning with a...