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Bochy, Yost name All-Star coaches

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National League manager Bruce Bochy has added Don Mattingly and Bryan Price to his All-Star staff, while Lloyd McClendon and A.J. Hinch will join skipper Ned Yost on the American League side.

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Bochy, Yost name All-Star coaches

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National League manager Bruce Bochy has added Don Mattingly and Bryan Price to his All-Star staff, while Lloyd McClendon and A.J. Hinch will join skipper Ned Yost on the American League side.

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Royals’ defense on money with clutch plays

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There's a reason fans and observers rave about the Royals' defense. It was on display again on Wednesday night in a 4-2 win over the Indians, as two huge double plays thwarted potentially big innings.

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Vargas settles in after Royals’ big third frame

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Royals left-hander Jason Vargas knew he had to keep the Indians' lineup in check in a matchups against AL Cy Young winner Corey Kluber. Vargas did his job with six solid innings in a 4-2 win on Wednesday night.

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#TBT: Oral history of one of the best first rounds in draft history

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Justin Upton was the first name called on June 7, 2005, but as that day's first round of the MLB Draft unfolded, pick by pick, the hits -- and future MVPs, Gold Gloves and All-Star appearances -- kept on coming. Joining Upton on a glittering roster of ...

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Royals ‘double’ up Kluber, Indians to even set

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Lorenzo Cain, Eric Hosmer and Kendrys Morales hit consecutive RBI doubles in the third to back a strong start by Jason Vargas as the Royals evened the series with a 4-2 win over the Indians on Wednesday night. Corey Kluber fanned nine in the loss.

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MLB apologizes to Royals for missed call

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Manager Ned Yost got the news from Major League Baseball that just about every Royals fans already knew from Tuesday night: that Indians baserunner Jose Ramirez was out on a potential double-play ball in the decisive eighth inning of a 2-1 loss to Clev...

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Yost sticking with Infante as second baseman

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As Royals second baseman Omar Infante continues to struggle, there are more cries on social media for manager Ned Yost to make a switch to Christian Colon. Yost's response on Wednesday: "Not going to happen."

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Guthrie pleased with solid bounce-back start

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Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie bounced back after a tough previous start, going 5 2/3 innings and allowing only three baserunners in the Royals' 2-1 loss to the Indians on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals miffed by ‘call stands’ in decisive 8th

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To the Royals, Tuesday night's 2-1 loss to the Indians was decided a replay of an attempted double play in the top of the eighth inning that ultimately led to the winning run.

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Vargas, Royals ready for rematch with Tribe

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Royals left-hander Jason Vargas (3-2, 5.16 ERA) will make his second start since returning from a left flexor strain when he faces Indians ace righty Corey Kluber (3-5, 3.52) in the second of a three-game series on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals’ bats can’t connect in loss to Indians

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Michael Brantley delivered the go-ahead single in the eighth after seven strong innings from right-hander Carlos Carrasco as the Indians earned a 2-1 win over the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Eric Hosmer had an RBI single in the loss.

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