| Jan 17, 2012
| 8:50 AM
The Royals agreed to one-year contracts with pitchers Jonathan Sanchez, Luke Hochevar and Felipe Paulino along with reserve outfielder Mitch Maier on Tuesday, leaving outfielder Alex Gordon as the only remaining player in arbitration.
| Sep 23, 2012
| 9:54 PM
‘‘He’s still got great stuff, even if he wasn’t throwing 97,’’ Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said. ‘‘He’s got the great change, a great breaking ball and everything is moving all over the place. We...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 8:21 PM
Justin Verlander breezed through eight innings and Prince Fielder hit a solo homer, helping the Detroit Tigers steady themselves with a 6-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.
Detroit entered one game behind the first-place Chicago White...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
KANSAS CITY, MO. - The latest version of Nick Blackburn is back - without a beard - to prove he can bring reliability to a beleaguered Twins rotation.
Perhaps he pulled out the trimmers as a symbolic fresh start. Maybe he knew he would be pitching in 95-...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Jonathan Broxton expected Joe Mauer and Josh Willingham to pull the ball. Instead, they both stroked opposite-field hits to give Minnesota the win.
Mauer went 3-for-4 and scored the winning run in the 11th inning to lead the Twins to a 2-1 victory over...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:11 PM
Jered Weaver won his seventh straight start to tie a career-best, Mike Trout and Torii Hunter homered, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 11-6 victory Wednesday.
The Angels won the rubber game of the three-game series without...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:11 PM
Alcides Escobar drove in three runs, Luke Hochevar pitched six solid innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 8-3 Tuesday night to snap a five-game losing streak.
Escobar had two hits for his 34th multihit game, raising his average...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Manny Machado thrust himself into the Orioles' record book in his second major league game, hitting two home runs and driving in four runs to carry Baltimore past the Kansas City Royals 7-1 on Friday night.
After going 2 for 4 in his debut on...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Top prospect Luis Mendoza will start for the Kansas City Royals in their spring training opener on Sunday against the Texas Rangers.
Mendoza led the Pacific Coast League with a 2.18 ERA last year. He is scheduled to work two innings, while right-...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:15 PM
Billy Butler hit two of Kansas City's four home runs to help the Royals snap a 12-game losing streak by beating the Cleveland Indians 8-2 Wednesday night.
Butler's two-run blast off Ubaldo Jimenez (2-1) put the Royals ahead in the first. He added a...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Asdrubal Cabrera capped a 10-run fifth inning with a grand slam and the Cleveland Indians routed the Kansas City Royals 15-3 Sunday.
Zach McAllister (6-8) pitched five-hit ball over 6 2-3 innings, allowing three runs as Cleveland improved to 2-1 with...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:33 PM
The Angels are scheduled to open the regular season Thursday afternoon in Kansas City but it looks like the weatherman has other plans -- and that could be a problem. Forecasts call for a 50% chance of rain and wild-chill......