| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Apr 10, 2011
Wilson Betemit went 4-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI to power the Kansas City Royals to a 9-5 win over the Detroit Tigers in the rubber match of a three-game series at Comerica Park.
Chris Getz knocked in two runs for the Royals, who improved to 6-3...
| 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...
| May 12, 2011
| 8:44 PM
Eric Hosmer and Melky Cabrera homered and the Kansas City Royals beat the Yankees 11-5 on Thursday night, sending New York to its first series loss of the season.
Robinson Cano homered a day after he was hit in the head with a pitch, and Alex...
| May 19, 2011
| 8:49 PM
Jeff Francoeur's RBI single in the 10th inning lifted Kansas City to a 2-1 victory over the Texas Rangers
on Thursday night, snapping the Royals' five-game losing streak with their seventh walkoff win.
Greg Holland (1-0), called up from Triple-A Omaha...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 4:01 PM
Melky Cabrera homered twice and drove in five runs as the Kansas City Royals tied a team record with 12 extra-base hits and outslugged Carlos Gonzalez and the Colorado Rockies 16-8 Sunday.
Gonzalez homered and tied a career high with six RBIs. But he...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 8:49 PM
The Royals beat an American League Central rival for the first time in ten games Tuesday night, best Chicago 5-3.
Matt Traynor broke a 3-3 tie in the sixth with a two out basehit that scored the two winning runs. Four of the Royals five runs were...
| 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,...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Eric Hosmer finished 5-for-5 with a three- run homer, powering the Kansas City Royals to a 10-2 win over the AL Central champion Detroit Tigers in the opener of a two-game set at Kauffman Stadium.
Hosmer's 18th home run of the season capped a six-run...