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With 5 All-Star starters, KC seeks another

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Five Royals continue to be in position to start in the All-Star Game based on voting results released this week, and a sixth, first baseman Eric Hosmer, is closing the gap on Detroit's Miguel Cabrera.

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AL All-Star Game ballot update: June 1

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At the second update in the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot for the American League, the Royals continue to have five players in position to start the July 14 Midsummer Classic at Great American Ball Park.

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Royals showing penchant for pitchers in Draft

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The Royals hit the jackpot with lefty Brandon Finnegan a year ago. The 2015 Draft will take place from Monday, June 8, through Wednesday, June 10, beginning with the Draft preview show on MLB.com and MLB Network on Monday at 6 p.m. ET.

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Ventura loses final battle with Cubs’ Coghlan

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura accomplished going deep into the game and handcuffing the Cubs on Sunday. Had Ventura been able to retire Chris Coughlan in the seventh, the Royals may have avoided a 2-1 loss in 11 innings.

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Royals suffer extras dose of defeat vs. Cubs

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David Ross drove in Kris Bryant on a blooper to left field with one out in the 11th inning to give the Cubs a 2-1 walk-off win over the Royals on Sunday afternoon at Wrigley Field. Kansas City starter Yordano Ventura went seven solid frames in a no-dec...

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Guthrie eyes bounceback in opener with Indians

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Kansas City right-hander Jeremy Guthrie will take the mound on Tuesday with the goal of quickly turning the page on an historically poor performance in his previous start. Heading into the opener of a three-game series at Kauffman Stadium, Cleveland ha...

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Ventura, Royals looking to stay hot vs. Cubs

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Cubs left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada and Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura both enter Sunday's series finale looking for one thing: run support. Both enter after their respective offense delivered one run in their last outing.

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Royals-Cubs clash postponed due to rain

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The middle game of the Royals-Cubs series scheduled for Saturday night was washed out by rain. The game will be made up on Sept. 28, a mutual off-day before the Royals begin their final road trip of the regular season.

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Royals activate Rios, option Orlando

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As expected, the Royals activated outfielder Alex Rios from the disabled list Saturday and optioned outfielder Paulo Orlando to Triple-A Omaha.

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Royals drawing fans across the country

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The Royals, who are visiting Wrigley Field this weekend, are a team that is clearly being seen as what it is -- a collection of two-way players who are as committed to each other as they are fundamentally sound, and who make new fans every time they pu...

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Volquez K’s season-high nine, still looks to improve

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Edinson Volquez fell behind the Cubs' Jorge Soler, 3-0. The next pitch went sailing off Soler's bat into the left-field bleachers, bringing the Cubs within 4-3 and finishing Volquez's day. The Cubs tied it 4-4 in the seventh, depriving Volquez of a win...

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Cain’s go-ahead double gives KC big lift

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Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain had been scuffling a bit, hitting just .242 over his past 24 games. So it pleased everyone, including manager Ned Yost, to see Cain come through with the big RBI double in the eighth inning that helped carry the Royal...

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