1. 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 7 months ago 6,985 reads 33 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 149,180 reads 247 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 14,682 reads 81 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 1,709 reads 4 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 68,320 reads 87 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 4,201 reads 18 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 28,095 reads 60 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 17,432 reads 39 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 5,254 reads 9 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 3,836 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 8 months ago 3,844 reads 14 comments

  12. 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 8 months ago 8,143 reads 27 comments

  13. 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 8 months ago 1,070 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 7,372 reads 12 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 4,158 reads 5 comments

  16. 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 8 months ago 61,203 reads 123 comments

  17. 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 8 months ago 882 reads 3 comments

  18. Should the Detroit Tigers Bring Back Torii Hunter?

    Leadership is an undervalued quality these days. Just ask the Detroit Tigers . It’s been a tumultuous season for a club that was expected to compete for a World Series Championship this year...

    Chris  Hauler Written by Chris Hauler about 8 months ago 3,570 reads 6 comments

  19. Royals' 1st AL Central Title Sees KC Enter Playoffs as Flawed Favorites

    First off, congratulations are in order. The Kansas City Royals , longtime doormats of the American League , are AL Central champions, which is something they've never been. That has to feel good...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 14,011 reads 89 comments

  20. Royals Clinch 2015 Playoff Berth: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The inevitable crowning is finally upon us. With a 10-4 win over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday, the Kansas City Royals clinched their first AL Central championship and first division title overall since their 1985 World Series run...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 9,945 reads 24 comments

  21. Tigers Pitchers Combine to Throw No-Hitter Through 8.1 Innings vs. White Sox

    The 2015 season has been a disaster for the last-place Detroit Tigers , but their fans got something to cheer about Tuesday when Daniel Norris, Buck Farmer, Ian Krol, Drew VerHagen and Neftali Feliz combined to pitch 8...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 2,661 reads 5 comments

  22. Greg Holland Injury: Updates on Royals Pitcher's Elbow and Return

    The Kansas City Royals bullpen will be short-handed, as closer Greg Holland is out for the season with an elbow injury. Holland underwent Tommy John surgery in Los Angeles on Oct...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 12,249 reads 51 comments

  23. Bruce Rondon Shut Down for Season by Tigers Due to 'Effort Level'

    For the first time since 2010, the Detroit Tigers will not play postseason baseball, and it appears hard-throwing right-hander Bruce Rondon wanted to get an early start to his offseason...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 16,607 reads 28 comments

  24. Royals' Repeat October Run in Danger with 3-Headed Bullpen Monster in Flux

    The veneer of invincibility that struck fear and intimidation into so many opponents has faded, and it has been replaced by a sense, real or perceived, of vulnerability. Sometimes that's all it takes to lose the advantage...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 8 months ago 10,602 reads 22 comments

  25. Kendrys Morales vs. Tigers: Stats, Highlights, Reaction from 3-HR Day

    While most sports fans were focused on the second week of the NFL season, Kendrys Morales had himself a day, picking up three solo home runs and a triple in the Kansas City Royals ' 10-3 win over the Detroit Tigers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 4,111 reads 6 comments