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Dependable Royals good at staying in contact

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From Opening Day to Kansas City's thrilling, 6-4, victory in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series, one thing has stayed consistent: the Royals' skill at putting the ball in play. Read More »

Backed by raucous crowd, Royals out to grab 3-0 lead

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Kauffman Stadium has not hosted an ALCS game since 1985, so when the Royals ride their six-game postseason winning streak home to face the Orioles for Game 3, they will be the guests of honor at what promises to be the Midwest's most remarkable party s... Read More »

Rain in forecast for Monday in Kansas City

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The Royals expect an electric atmosphere to greet them as they return home to Kauffman Stadium for the franchise's first American League Championship Series game since 1985, as long as the weather does not put a damper on the festivities. Heavy precipi... Read More »

Yost confirms Vargas will start Game 4

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Manager Ned Yost announced on Sunday that Jason Vargas definitely will pitch Game 4, while there is no change in the status of Yordano Ventura's shoulder. Read More »

Statcast: A groundbreaking look at top LCS plays

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With Statcast, a new tracking technology that measures player movement all over the field, we have access to player data that we never had before, and it's changing the way we've been able to analyze this memorable October. Read More »

Gore’s speed nets go-ahead run in ninth inning of Game 2

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Terrance Gore normally comes out of the dugout expecting to steal second base, but on Saturday night, his speed played a different role -- keeping the O's off-guard while he scored the go-ahead run. Read More »

Clutch Escobar delivers in ninth inning

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Top of the ninth, score tied, speedy pinch-runner Terrance Gore with the go-ahead run standing on second. Up to the plate walked Alcides Escobar, who was 0-for-4 and had yet to hit the ball out of the infield. Escobar delivered a clutch go-ahead double. Read More »

Spotless relief becoming standard for Royals

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It never gets routine. But watch the Royals' late-inning relievers hang up enough zeros and it will start to seem routine, writes columnist Phil Rogers. Read More »

Lo and behold: Cain a threat in all phases

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Lorenzo Cain was all over the place on Saturday, as he made his mark on the Royals' 6-4 win over the Orioles in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series at Camden Yards. Through it all, MLB Advanced Media's Statcast technology was there to qua... Read More »

Backed by raucous crowd, Royals out to grab 3-0 lead

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Kauffman Stadium has not hosted an ALCS game since 1985, so when the Royals ride their six-game postseason winning streak home to face the Orioles for Game 3, they will be the guests of honor at what promises to be the Midwest's most remarkable party s... Read More »

Moose breaking free for Royals in postseason

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Amid a postseason awakening 29 years in the making, the Royals are witnessing one of their promising young sluggers burst to life at precisely the same time. Mike Moustakas launched his fourth homer of the playoffs in Saturday's 6-4 victory over the Or... Read More »

Royals-Orioles ALCS Game 2: Did you know?

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A look at some of the more intriguing tidbits from the Royals' 6-4 victory over the Orioles in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday night at Camden Yards. Read More »

Ventura doesn’t expect tight right shoulder to linger

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Yordano Ventura left Game 2 of the ALCS on Saturday during the middle of an at-bat with two outs in the sixth inning because of tightness in his right shoulder, but it's considered a minor injury for the Royals' rookie right-hander, who expects to be a... Read More »

Statcast: Cain zooms around Camden Yards

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Lorenzo Cain was all over the place on Saturday, as he made his mark on the Royals' 6-4 win over the Orioles in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series at Camden Yards. Through it all, MLB Advanced Media's Statcast technology was there to qua... Read More »

Oct. 11 Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar postgame interview

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Royals Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar talk about their club's 6-4 win over the Orioles in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series. Read More »