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Davis, Holland form dynamic duo at back end of ‘pen

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It's a mutual admiration society for Wade Davis, Kansas City's eighth-inning setup man, and Greg Holland, its closer. Davis and Holland are the Royals' iron wall at the finish and, lately, they've been virtually impenetrable. Read More »

Holland’s success in KC fills father with pride

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From the moment Royals closer Greg Holland first picked up baseball, he's had a supporting father to lead him along the way. That meant trips to sporting-goods stores for gloves, cleats, bats and all the other necessities -- rides to games and, on non-... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: June 11

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The Storm Chasers improved to 2-1 at Sacramento, scoring three in the second, four in the fourth and three in the eighth. Johnny Giavotella drove in five runs, including a three-run homer. Read More »

Royals ride Ventura, four sac flies to fourth straight

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Yordano Ventura is turning out to be just about what the Royals expected: pretty darn good. Ventura breezed through seven innings against the Indians as the Royals notched a fourth straight victory, 4-1, and took the two-game series from the Tribe in f... Read More »

Moustakas hopes homer gives him boost

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A few inches more to the right and Mike Moustakas would have had just a long foul ball instead of a home run in Tuesday night's 9-5 win over the Indians. The drive hit the outside of the foul pole for a two-run homer -- Moustakas' first blast since ret... Read More »

Royals ink three more Draft picks

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The Royals have signed 23 of their 42 picks from the First-Year Player Draft with the addition of three more players on Tuesday night. Read More »

Crow shaky but effective finishing off win

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Aaron Crow had a rocky time in the ninth inning of Tuesday night's 9-5 win over the Indians, but he accomplished his goal -- keeping closer Greg Holland in the bullpen. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: June 10

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Bubba Starling, ranked No. 7 among the Royals' top prospects, doubled and scored a run in the first game of Class A Advanced Wilmington's two losses against Winston-Salem. Read More »

Each team issues challenge; only Royals are successful

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Each manager issued a challenge in the Indians-Royals game Tuesday night, but only one was successful. The successful challenge by the Royals in the third inning helped them make it a four-run inning. Read More »

Royals’ hot bats back up strong outing by Vargas

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The Royals rode Jason Vargas' arm to a 9-5 victory over the Indians on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. That gave Kansas City eight wins in the last 12 games. Read More »

Well-rested Ventura set to face Bauer in series finale

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Royals starter Yordano Ventura, who skipped a start with a sore elbow, will face off with the Indians' Trevor Bauer in the finale of the two-game set. Read More »

Royals agree to terms with several Draft picks

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Left-handed pitcher Foster Griffin, who was a first-round pick in the First-Year Player Draft on Thursday, has signed with the Royals for $1.925 million. He was one of several Draft picks signed Tuesday. Read More »

Garagiola to accept Buck O’Neil award in absentia

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Joe Garagiola, 88, will receive the award because of extraordinary efforts to enhance baseball's positive impact on society. It was established in the spirit of O'Neil, the Kansas City icon who was co-founder of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in KC. Read More »

Chen to make third rehab start Friday

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Left-hander Bruce Chen is scheduled for his third rehabilitation outing Friday for Triple-A Omaha at Fresno, Calif. Chen went on the disabled list May 2 because of a bulging disc in his back. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: June 9

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Double-A Northwest Arkansas took a pair from Arkansas on Monday, as the Naturals won, 3-2 and 2-0, in a twinbill against the Travelers. Kansas City's No. 8 prospect, Jason Adam, picked up the win in the opener, scattering five hits and a walk while str... Read More »