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Guthrie gives Royals big reason to celebrate

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Long before Jarrod Dyson and Lorenzo Cain's heroics in the 10th inning lifted the Royals to a 3-2 walk-off win, starter Jeremy Guthrie kept it close on Friday night.

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Cain soaks in sweet taste of walk-off success

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Looking to quench their thirst amid a four-game losing drought, the Royals needed look no further than Lorenzo Cain, who scored the decisive run in a 3-2 walk-off win over the Twins on Friday night.

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Royals trip Twins in 10th for first walk-off win

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Lorenzo Cain scored from third on an infield dribbler off the bat of Jarrod Dyson with one out in the 10th inning as the Royals earned a 3-2 walk-off win over the Twins on Friday night before 38,868 fans at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals option Colon, add Coleman from Omaha

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Christian Colon, 26, was optioned to Triple-A Omaha while the club selected the contract of infielder Dusty Coleman, who played collegiately at Wichita State and spent the last seven years in the Oakland organization before signing this offseason with ...

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Royals still baffled by Gibson’s two-seamer

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No matter what, Royals hitters again were perplexed by Kyle Gibson in a 2-0 loss to the Twins on Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium. The right-hander gave up just four hits and struck out seven over eight shutout innings.

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Guthrie, Royals aiming to rebound against Twins

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Royals right-hander Jeremy Guthrie will square off against Twins lefty Tommy Milone when the American League Central rivals meet in the second of a four-game series on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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All-Star starters unveiled tonight, full rosters Monday

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After 65 days of relentless fan voting to determine starting positions players for the 86th All-Star Game, the largest All-Star balloting program in sports closed at 11:59 p.m. ET Thursday. Starting position players will be unveiled tonight at 7:30 ET ...

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Young solid, but Royals drop opener with Twins

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Twins right-hander Kyle Gibson continued his mastery of the Royals by humming through eight scoreless innings and allowing just four singles in a 2-0 win on Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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Hosmer grieving for young Royals fan’s death

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The words came hard for Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer, as he stood in front of reporters on Thursday and tried to make meaning of the death of his 7-year-old friend, Noah Wilson, from Olathe, Kan.

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Royals super fan Wilson dies at age 7

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Noah Wilson, whose fight against cancer and devotion to the Royals was chronicled during last year's World Series, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 7.

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Herrera can’t hold serve in decisive 7th frame

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On Wednesday night, flame-throwing righty Kelvin Herrera looked mighty mortal for a second game in a row. Herrera took the loss, allowing the decisive run in the seventh inning of a 6-5 loss to the Astros, who swept the three-game set.

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Volquez sidetracked by nightmare fifth inning

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Royals starter Edinson Volquez looked the part for 3 2/3 innings against the Astros on Wednesday night, but it all came undone as he labored in a four-run fifth inning that was ultimately his final frame in the 6-5 loss at Minute Maid Park.

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