| May 16, 2012
| 11:40 PM
Adam Jones stepped up the plate for his seventh at-bat Wednesday night with the voices of the hecklers around home plate ringing in his ears. With Kauffman Stadium emptied out from 15 innings of baseball, he could hear the Royals fans reminding him of his...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:09 AM
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12/04/2013 MLB Note - Detroit Tigers Nathan, Joe
RHP Joe Nathan signed a two-year, $20 million contract with the Detroit Tigers on Dec. 4. Nathan appeared in 67 games in 2013 with the Texas Rangers, going 6-2 with a 1.39 ERA and 43...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 3:20 PM
It should be, it seems, a simple matter for clubs to set their rosters in order to prevent losing players they wish to retain next month in the Rule 5 Draft at the Winter Meetings.
As Royals general manager Dayton Moore noted: "The main thing you want to...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Asdrubal Cabrera drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Cleveland Indians rallied against the stingy Kansas City Royals bullpen for a 5-3 victory Tuesday night.
The Indians were shut out until the sixth by Yordano Ventura, who made...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 6:18 PM
First the Washington Nationals were very bad, giving up four runs in the first inning.
Then they were very good, recovering from the big early deficit to forge a 4-4 tie in search of their sixth straight road win.
But then they were very bad again,...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Salvador Perez homered early, then drove in the tiebreaking run in the eighth and the Kansas City Royals ended their seven-game losing streak on Sunday, rebounding for a 6-4 victory after blowing a 4-0 lead against Washington.
With two out and a runner...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:16 PM
Christian Yelich singled home the go-ahead run with one out in the 10th inning Tuesday night and the Miami Marlins beat the Kansas City Royals 1-0 after a tidy matchup of contrasting starters.
Hard-throwing Marlins prodigy Jose Fernandez and wily...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:48 PM
MINNEAPOLIS --For the first time in 10 years, the Kansas City Royals will start August with a real hope of staying in the playoff race.
They are clearly enjoying the ride, no matter where it will finish.
Alex Gordon hit a two-out triple in the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Golf--The British Open Championship, 6 and 8 a.m. (ESPN)
Cycling--Tour de France, Stage 20, 6:30 a.m. (NBCSN)
Softball--Women’s National Pro Fastpitch, USSSA Pride at NY-NJ Comets, 1 p.m. (ESPN2)
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:52 PM
The Kansas City Royals placed infielder Chris Getz and reliever Kelvin Herrera on the taxi squad Thursday in anticipation of recalling them Friday, and optioned infielder Johnny Giavotella and reliever Everett Teaford to Triple-A Omaha.
The club also...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:42 PM
The Kansas City Royals recalled left-hander Will Smith and optioned struggling right-hander Kelvin Herrera to Triple-A Omaha in a series of moves before Tuesday night's game against Atlanta.
Left-hander Danny Duffy, who has been recovering from Tommy...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 7:37 PM
Michael Brantley's sacrifice fly capped Cleveland's three-run eighth inning, rallying the Indians to a 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.
Held to one run and three hits over seven innings by Ervin Santana, the Indians finally...