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Duffy gets roughed up without his good stuff

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Royals left-hander Danny Duffy, who logged just one inning in the shortest non-injury outing of his career, said he just didn't have the stuff in a 10-3 loss to the Indians on Wednesday night

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Kendrys’ blast isn’t enough to sink Indians

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Jason Kipnis helped fuel a three-run second and right-hander Carlos Carrasco threw seven innings and as the Indians knocked out Royals starter Danny Duffy early en route to a 10-3 victory on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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NASCAR driver Bowyer visits Yost, Royals

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NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer, who is from Emporia, Kan., was back in the Royals' clubhouse prior to their game with the Indians on Wednesday -- in uniform wearing No. 15. On Saturday night, Bowyer will race at Kansas Speedway.

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Royals place Kratz on DL with left foot injury

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The Royals on Wednesday placed backup catcher Erik Kratz on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to Monday, and called up catcher Francisco Pena from Triple-A Omaha.

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Escobar participates in baseball activities

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Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar participated in baseball activities on Wednesday for the first time since sustaining a concussion when he was hit in the helmet by Cleveland's Danny Salazar last Wednesday.

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Hochevar may return to Royals this weekend

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Right-hander Luke Hochevar, recovering from a year spent on the sidelines due to Tommy John surgery, has made nine appearances in a rehab stint for Triple-A Omaha. The reliever has logged a 7.84 ERA with Omaha, but he could be back with the Royals as s...

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Hochevar nearing return to Royals

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The Royals may be getting close to welcoming Luke Hochevar back to the fold. Hochevar, recovering from a year spent on the sidelines due to Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow, has made nine appearances in a rehab stint for Triple-A Omaha. The rig...

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Royals activate Holland, send Pino to Omaha

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Royals closer Greg Holland was activated off the disabled list following Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Indians. To make room on the roster, reliever Yohan Pino was optioned to Triple-A Omaha.

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Hosmer in charge with opposite-field power

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The type of opposite-field power that Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer can show is extremely rare in the game. How rare? In a span of one week, Hosmer has gone the opposite way off Cleveland's Danny Salazar twice -- both measuring 417 feet.

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Herrera allows first HR since ’13 to end streak

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Royals manager Ned Yost certainly was impressed with reliever Kelvin Herrera's amazing homerless streak that reached 105 1/3 innings before Lonnie Chisenhall homered to lead off the eighth in Tuesday's 5-3 victory.

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Hosmer’s four RBIs push Royals past Indians

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Eric Hosmer belted a go-ahead three-run homer and finished with four RBIs, while Jason Vargas fired six quality innings to lead the Royals to a 5-3 win over the Indians on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Cleveland starter Danny Salazar had nine stri...

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Duffy aims to stay unbeaten in clash with Tribe

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Royals left-hander Danny Duffy aims to remain unbeaten when he faces right-hander Carlos Carrasco and the Indians on Wednesday in the middle game at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals to don ‘Los Reales’ uniforms vs. Astros

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The Royals will wear a specialized uniform with "Los Reales" on the front for their game on July 25 against the Houston Astros. Catcher Salvador Perez modeled the new uniform on Tuesday before the series opener against the Indians.

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Holland slated to be activated on Wednesday

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Royals closer Greg Holland will be activated off the disabled list on Wednesday, manager Ned Yost said before Tuesday's series opener against the Indians at Kauffman Stadium.

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