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Guthrie looking to build on previous outing

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Right-handers Colby Lewis and Jeremy Guthrie, each having recovered from a dreadful outing, will face off Sunday afternoon, with the Rangers seeking a sweep of the three-game series at Kauffman Stadium.

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Pitch, Hit & Run grows into family affair in KC

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For the first time in five years, Jordan Carlson didn't participate in Major League Baseball's Pitch, Hit & Run event. Instead, Jordan watched with her parents in the stands at Kauffman Stadium on Saturday while her two younger sisters give their b...

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Extra rest, lack of command derail Volquez

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Seven days of rest proved more than right-hander Edinson Volquez needed. Prior to Friday night's 4-0 loss to the Rangers, Volquez hadn't thrown since his no-decision start against the Chicago Cubs on May 29.

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Female Negro Leagues legend set for signing

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Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, who was the first female pitcher in the Negro Leagues, will be at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City on Saturday at 2 p.m. CT for a discussion and autograph signing.

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Royals Minor League report: June 6

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The Storm Chasers lost a back-and-forth game in their return to Werner Park. Reymond Fuentes was 2-for-5 with a triple, three RBI and a run.

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Royals Minor League report: June 5

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The Storm Chasers finished 3-1 at El Paso and 5-3 on the road trip. Erik Kratz hit a three-run homer in the second, giving Omaha a decisive 4-1 lead. Kratz added a single and a second run. He has four homers through 12 games of a rehab assignment. Dust...

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Royals can’t solve Rangers rookie hurler

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Rangers rookie right-hander Chi Chi Gonzalez tossed a three-hit shutout and Mitch Moreland homered as the Rangers topped the slumping Royals, 4-0, at Kauffman Stadium on Friday night.

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Ventura looks for better luck against Rangers

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Rangers left-hander Wandy Rodriguez and Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura were both better in May than they were in April. They would like to maintain their upward trend when the face each other on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals rate their staff’s individual pitches

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If you've ever wondered which Royals pitchers have the best individual pitches, we've got some answers. We surveyed several Royals players and coaches, who provided their top two choices of which Royals pitchers threw the best fastball, cutter, curveba...

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Young takes second straight defeat in stride

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Even Royals right-hander Chris Young knew he'd eventually go through a rough patch as a starter. After four straight sensational starts, Young has lost two straight, the latest a rain-shortened 6-2 loss to the Indians on Thursday night.

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Volquez, Royals set for rematch against Rangers

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The Rangers and Royals will open a three-game series on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium. All eyes will be on rookie starter Chi Chi Gonzalez, who will make his second career start for Texas after a fantastic performance in his Major League debut.

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Cain’s blast isn’t enough as Royals drop series

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Trevor Bauer went 6 2/3 innings, giving up just two runs, and Royals nemesis Brandon Moss belted a two-run homer as the Indians rolled to a rain-shortened 6-2 win on Thursday night in the rubber game at Kauffman Stadium.

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Duffy, Medlen feeling good about sim games

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Forgive Royals right-hander Kris Medlen for having a little fun: After his simulated game on Thursday, Medlen walked toward the dugout and tipped his cap for several seconds to an empty stadium.

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Bochy, Yost name All-Star coaches

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National League manager Bruce Bochy has added Don Mattingly and Bryan Price to his All-Star staff, while Lloyd McClendon and A.J. Hinch will join skipper Ned Yost on the American League side.

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