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Royals Minor League Report: July 27

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Foster Griffin held Kingsport to one run on four hits and two walks through 2 2/3 innings. The 27th overall pick in this year's Draft, Griffin has held opponents to a 1.26 ERA and .157 average through 14.1 innings. He's ranked ninth in MLB.com's update... Read More »

Royals seeking power bat at Trade Deadline

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Over the weekend, there were intriguing hints in the Royals' camp as the non-waiver Trade Deadline approaches on Thursday. On Saturday, general manager Dayton Moore and his scouting brain trust were observed in lengthy conference with manager Ned Yost. Read More »

Mondesi, Zimmer lead Royals’ updated Top 20 list

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With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, MLBPipeline.com has updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams. Read More »

Chen, Royals derailed in bid for sweep of Tribe

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Bruce Chen struggled in a key four-run fifth and gave up six runs on the day as the Royals' bid for a series sweep was spoiled with a 10-3 loss to the Indians on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Shields seeks double-digit wins against Twins

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Kyle Gibson and the Twins will be looking for a fresh start when they open a three-game set against James Shields and the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Vargas nearing his return to Royals’ rotation

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Royals left-hander Jason Vargas threw a simulated game on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium and will do the same on Thursday, upping the number of pitches he'll throw to the 60 range. Read More »

Yost appreciates ties with Braves’ inductees

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Toward the end of his playing career, Ned Yost went to Double-A Greenville, S.C., in 1986 for the Braves to catch some young pitchers who could benefit from his MLB experience. One of them was Tom Glavine, the left-hander who was inducted into the Hall... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: July 26

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Double-A Northwest Arkansas' Christian Binford, Sam Selman and Ali Williams combined on a shutout of Springfield, with Binford -- the Royals' No. 11 prospect -- scattering seven hits, allowing no walks and striking out six. Read More »

Holland helps ‘pen scoreless script vs. Tribe

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Greg Holland bounced back and the rest of the bullpen stayed on their scoreless track in the Royals' 7-5 victory over the Indians on Saturday night. Read More »

Butler does it again with two-run HR to lift Royals

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Jeremy Guthrie labored in a five-run second, but the Royals climbed back to tie it before Billy Butler belted a go-ahead two-run homer to help the Royals earn a 7-5 win over the Indians on Saturday night. Read More »

Chen, Royals looking to put brooms on Tribe

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Bruce Chen and the Royals will try to make it six in a row with a four-game sweep of Danny Salazar and the Indians on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

MLBPipeline set to unveil new Top Prospects lists

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The 2014 season is more than half over, and much has happened since MLBPipeline.com released its Top 100 Prospects list in January. With change being inevitable, it's time for a new set of rankings. Fans can see just how much difference a few months ma... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: July 25

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Omaha won the opener at New Orleans. Paulo Orlando started the scoring with a three-run double in the third. Jason Adam tossed 2.0 perfect innings for his first Triple-A win. He is ranked eighth among Royals prospects by MLB.com. Read More »

Guthrie out to extend second-half success

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Zach McAllister will have the benefit of not having pitched for a full week when the Tribe faces the Royals on Saturday. Over 16 career starts on six or more days of rest, he has a 3.09 ERA, with 71 strikeouts to 28 walks. The Royals will counter with ... Read More »

Service in a pinch: Butler homers off bench for win

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Billy Butler came off the bench and blasted a two-run pinch-hit homer for a 6-4 victory over the Indians on Friday night, delighting a hometown crowd of 33,460. Read More »