1. Royal Reality: They Need to Make Playoffs for Chance to Keep Shields

    The Royals aren't going to extend a contract offer to star pitcher James Shields before he reaches free agency this winter, but that doesn't mean they've given up all hope of re-signing their ace...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 61 reads 0 comments

  2. Kansas City Royals' Catcher Affected by Line Drive That Struck Opposing Pitcher

    Major League Baseball can do everything to protect the players from injury but some plays are just unavoidable. A line drive back up the middle that strikes a pitcher is one such play...

    Bill Ivie Jr Written by Bill Ivie Jr about 1 month ago 1,142 reads 3 comments

  3. KC Royals Spring Training Report: Full Update of Surprises, Busts and Injuries

    The Kansas City Royals have had an eventful spring. For the first time in recent memory, the team is feeling the stress of a team that is expected to win...

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  4. Salvador Perez Grappling with Emotions Day After His Line Drive Hit Chapman

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  5. Royals to Posthumously Honor Star Editor Joe McGuff at Home Opener

    The Buck O'Neil Legacy Seat returns to Kauffman Stadium this season, and the first honoree pays tribute to another great Kansas Citian. Read more here: http://www.kansascity...

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  6. Royals Distraught Over Horrid Injury to Chapman

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- The Royals ' clubhouse was grim and silent as the players thought of the Reds ' fallen pitcher, Aroldis Chapman, on Wednesday night...

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  7. Aroldis Chapman Hit in Face with Liner, Game Cancelled

    Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman left Wednesday's game with the Kansas City Royals after being hit in the face by a line drive off the bat of Royals catcher Salvador Perez...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 237 reads 0 comments

  8. Reds-Royals Game Called in 6th Inning

    # Reds -# Royals game called in 6th; #Reds RHP Aroldis Chapman carted off field after being struck in face by Salvador Perez liner...

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  9. Yordano Ventura Expected to Pitch 180-200 Innings This Year

    Yordano Ventura was officially named the Royals ' fifth starter on Monday and on Wednesday manager Ned Yost told Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star that the young right-hander ...

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  10. Introducing MLB Fans to Yordano Ventura, Baseball's Next Pitching Phenom

    It's not a question of if there's going to be a young pitching phenom in 2014. After watching guys like Stephen Strasburg, Chris Sale, Yu Darvish, Shelby Miller, Matt Harvey and ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 48,105 reads 36 comments

  11. Duffy on Ventura: Kid's Got the Best Stuff on the Planet

    Duffy on Ventura: “Kid's got the best stuff on the planet. There's not a person in the league that has better stuff than Yordano Ventura...

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  12. Infante Receives Cortisone Shot in Elbow

    Omar Infante received a cortisone shot for elbow on Tuesday. He says he won't throw again until the weekend. This roster needs a middle IF...

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  13. FanGraphs: Is Mike Moustakas Breaking Out?

    No, I'm not talking acne which would obviously bring up a whole different debate. I'm simply posing the question based on expectations, past performance and current spring totals, so ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 181 reads 0 comments

  14. Kansas City Royals Rotation Finalized: What About Danny Duffy?

    The Kansas City Royals have put the final touches on their starting rotation. Throughout the spring, a competition was formed between Danny Duffy and Yordano Ventura for the final spot in the rotation...

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  15. Tomko, Royals Agree to Minor League Deal

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Brett Tomko, a 14-year big league veteran who turns 41 on April 7, has agreed to a minor league contract with the Kansas City Royals ...

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  16. Royals Deal Minor Leaguer Laird to Nationals

    SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Minor league infielder Brandon Laird was traded to the Nationals by the Royals for a player to be named or cash...

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  17. Royals Take Cautious Approach with Alcides Escobar’s Sore Shoulder

    SURPRISE, Ariz. — Alcides Escobar rose from his seat on a bucket behind home plate and trotted toward his position at shortstop. As his teammates took batting practice, he bent to scoop grounders swatted at him by Royals instructor Jason Kendall...

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  18. Moustakas Gets 3 Hits as Kansas City Royals Beat Texas Rangers 6-0

    SURPRISE, Ariz. — Mike Moustakas went 3 for 3 and Yordano Ventura struck out six in six dominant innings, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 6-0 on Monday night...

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  19. Moustakas Helps Royals Beat Rangers 6-0

    Mike Moustakas went 3 for 3 and Yordano Ventura struck out six in six dominant innings, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 6-0 on Monday night. Moustakas, who leads the Cactus League with a ...

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  20. Yordano Ventura Wins Final Spot in Royals’ Rotation

    Ned Yost walked across the Royals clubhouse, high-fived Yordano Ventura and told him the worst-kept secret in camp was finally ready for public consumption...

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  21. Kansas City Royals Spring Training Stock Watch: Who Is Rising and Who Is Falling

    The Kansas City Royals prepare for their season in Surprise, Ariz., every year. The excitement level surrounding the club during spring training in recent years has greatly increased...

    Bill Ivie Jr Written by Bill Ivie Jr about 1 month ago 1,472 reads 0 comments

  22. Royals Sign RHP Ramon Troncoso

    The Royals announced that they have signed right-hander Ramon Troncoso to a minor league deal (Twitter link)...

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  23. Hosmer Has Good Day at Plate in Loss to Indians

    Eric Hosmer homered and doubled for the Kansas City Royals in a 12-6 loss to the Cleveland Indians on Thursday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 55 reads 0 comments

  24. Royals to Sign Brett Tomko

    The Royals and right-hander Brett Tomko have agreed to a minor league contract, according to a tweet from Tomko's brother, Scott. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports (via Twitter) that Tomko will earn $510K if he makes the big league club...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 107 reads 0 comments

  25. Royals Sign Tomko to Minor-League Deal

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