1. Salvador Perez Wins 2015 World Series MVP Award

    The Kansas City Royals captured their first World Series title in 30 years with a 7-2 win in 12 innings over the New York Mets on Sunday night, and catcher Salvador Perez walked away with MVP honors following his sensational championship display..

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 7,045 reads 37 comments

  2. Comeback Kid Royals Turn It on in Clutch Final Innings

    To examine the data, skim over the analytics and listen to the brains that have firmly entrenched themselves in every single major league front office, clutch does not exist. It is not tangible...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 3 months ago 48,399 reads 125 comments

  3. Unlikely Star Chris Young Overcomes Heartache, Prepares for 1st Series Start

    NEW YORK — Measured against the New York Mets ’ staff of flamethrowers, Chris Young’s fastball can be timed with a sundial...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 36,909 reads 29 comments

  4. Relentless Royals Can't Wait to Swing—and They Rarely Miss

    NEW YORK — One by one, these hitters who make up the relentless Kansas City Royals lineup are reducing this game to its smallest common denominator...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 23,601 reads 60 comments

  5. Daniel Norris Announces Thyroid Cancer Is in Remission

    Detroit Tigers pitcher Daniel Norris announced Thursday that his thyroid cancer is in remission after undergoing an operation to remove a malignant growth. "I just want to thank everyone for the thoughts & prayers...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 12,404 reads 15 comments

  6. Johnny Cueto Deals Royals the October Ace They Coveted with Game 2 Masterpiece

    The Kansas City Royals didn't trade for Johnny Cueto to beat the Boston Red Sox in August or the Baltimore Orioles in September. Good thing, too, because Cueto gave up 15 runs in those two games...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 4 months ago 62,942 reads 86 comments

  7. Ben Zobrist May Need to Go on Paternity Leave During 2015 World Series

    The Kansas City Royals will face the New York Mets in Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday night, but they could be without one of their key postseason contributors for some of the Fall Classic...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 28,613 reads 17 comments

  8. Edinson Volquez Named Game 1 Starter for Royals in 2015 World Series

    On Monday, the Kansas City Royals announced their pitching rotation for the World Series , which begins Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium against the New York Mets ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 16,756 reads 48 comments

  9. Royals' Bats Show KC Is More Than Just a Bullpen in Ousting Blue Jays in ALCS

    On Friday, the Kansas City Royals punched their second consecutive World Series ticket on the strength of closer Wade Davis, who picked up the win with a gutsy, rain-delayed, 1...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 6,982 reads 33 comments

  10. Fox Accidentally Flashes Mets-Royals World Series Graphic During Game 6 of ALCS

    Fox might have jumped the gun Friday night. A graphic advertising a New York Mets -Kansas City Royals World Series matchup flashed during Game 6 of the American League Championship ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 months ago 149,143 reads 247 comments

  11. Royals' Under-the-Radar Offense Outshining Star-Studded Blue Jays

    The American League Championship Series, a s advertised , has showcased a potent, high-scoring offense. The surprise? It's been the Kansas City Royals , not the Toronto Blue Jays , who've done the bulk of the mashing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 14,648 reads 81 comments

  12. Royals' Inconsistent Rotation Remains KC's Postseason Achilles' Heel

    It has been the same problem all season long, and it was the No. 1 concern going into this postseason. The Kansas City Royals ’ starting pitchers had been inconsistent at best...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 1,695 reads 4 comments

  13. Daniel Norris, Tigers Pitcher, Announces He Is Cancer Free After Thyroid Surgery

    Detroit Tigers pitcher Daniel Norris announced he is cancer free after undergoing surgery to remove a malignant growth on his thyroid: Norris previously announced he had cancer on Oct...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 68,304 reads 87 comments

  14. Kendrys Morales Has Gone from Castoff to Leading Man of Royals' Attack

    Kendrys Morales hasn't left his mark on the American League Championship Series —yet. He's 1-for-6 with a couple of RBI in two games, and more importantly, the Kansas ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 4,185 reads 18 comments

  15. Overpowering Edinson Volquez Could Be Huge Addition for Title-Hopeful Royals

    Edinson Volquez and the Kansas City Royals warmed up for the American League Championship Series by dispatching one of the most dangerous offenses in baseball...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 28,070 reads 60 comments

  16. Johnny Cueto Finally Validates Big Investment in Pitching Royals into the ALCS

    Better late than never, as the saying goes. And certainly, this is doubly true when "late" is somehow the same thing as "right on time." Just ask Johnny Cueto ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 17,420 reads 39 comments

  17. Royals Advance to ALCS: Highlights and Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    For the second straight year, the Kansas City Royals are headed to the American League Championship Series...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 5,234 reads 9 comments

  18. Astros vs. Royals: Last-Minute News and Predictions for ALDS Game 5

    With Game 5 of the American League Division Series between the Houston Astros and Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium fast approaching, it’s time to take a look at the latest news surrounding the win-or-go-home matchup...

    Tim Penman Written by Tim Penman about 4 months ago 3,826 reads 0 comments

  19. Astros vs. Royals: Keys for Each Team to Win ALDS Game 3

    With the American League Division Series showdown between the Houston Astros and Kansas City Royals knotted 1-1, the scene shifts to Houston's Minute Maid Park for Game 3 at 4 p...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 3,830 reads 14 comments

  20. Royals Show Their Playoff Formula Is Still a Winner in Crucial ALDS G2 Comeback

    It worked out pretty well last year, didn’t it? The Kansas City Royals had a definitive formula to winning games during last year’s postseason, and quite frankly ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 8,141 reads 27 comments

  21. Core Pieces Project Bright Future for Minnesota Twins

    The Minnesota Twins are crashing the wild-card party and have been one of the biggest surprises of the 2015 season...

    Tim Penman Written by Tim Penman about 4 months ago 1,037 reads 0 comments

  22. Jose Abreu 2nd Player in MLB History to Start Career with 2 30-HR, 100-RBI Years

    On Thursday night, Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu became the second player in Major League Baseball history to record 30 home runs and 100 RBI in the first two seasons of his career...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 7,337 reads 12 comments

  23. Lorenzo Cain Injury: Updates on Royals Star's Knee and Return

    Kansas City Royals All-Star Lorenzo Cain exited Wednesday's game against the Chicago White Sox after fouling a ball off his right knee...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 4,014 reads 5 comments

  24. 2015 Postseason Chase Signals Changing of the Guard at Top of MLB

    Three years ago, the Houston Astros lost 107 games, and the Chicago Cubs lost 101. The Kansas City Royals were finishing their fourth straight 90-loss season, their eighth in nine years...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 61,186 reads 123 comments

  25. Indians' Kluber Reaches 500 Strikeouts over 2-Year Span

    Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber may have suffered through another rough outing, but his first strikeout in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Minnesota Twins made him the Indians' ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 5 months ago 876 reads 3 comments