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Struggles behind him, Moose can let loose

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It's been an incredible turnaround for Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas. A year after his demotion, Moustakas is on top of the world, hitting .329 with a whopping .876 OPS.

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Royals Minor League report: May 27

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Alex Rios homered in a rehab game at Triple-A on Wednesday, and Jorge Bonifacio and Hunter Dozier each drove in a run for Double-A Northwest Arkansas.

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Young falters as Royals swept by Yanks

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Alex Rodriguez belted a go-ahead three-run homer and right-hander Michael Pineda delivered 6 2/3 superb innings as the Yankees completed a three-game sweep of the Royals with a 4-2 victory on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.

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Rios could return to Royals on Friday

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Royals manager Ned Yost said Wednesday that Alex Rios, on a rehab assignment at Triple-A Omaha, will be re-evaluated on Thursday and could rejoin the team on Friday in Chicago for the series opener against the Cubs.

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MLB.TV unveils new Web-based media player

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Major League Baseball Advanced Media is introducing its new Web-based media player (version 5.0), for those who currently subscribe or those who sign up now for MLB.TV Premium ($114.99 a year or $24.99 a month) or regular MLB.TV ($94.99/$19.99). You'll...

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Royals Minor League report: May 26

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Raul Mondesi homered for the third time in his last five games in Double-A Northwest Arkansas' 4-1 loss to Corpus Christi on Tuesday.

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Sweeney dedicates Irish Baseball Hall induction to ailing father

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Former Royals great Mike Sweeney, former big league manager Jack McKeon, Royals bench coach Don Wakamatsu, broadcaster Dave O'Brien, Mets executive Shannon Forde and legendary comedian/actor -- and part owner of five Minor League teams -- Bill Murray w...

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Vargas sharp despite one poor pitch in return

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All in all, manager Ned Yost and lefty Jason Vargas got what they wanted from his first start off the disabled list. After recovering from a left flexor strain, Vargas gave up four hits and two runs in six innings while striking out six in the Royals' ...

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Young looking to quiet Yankees’ bats in finale

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The Royals and Yankees will meet for the final time during the regular season on Wednesday afternoon. The finale of a three-game set will feature a rematch of the starters from May 15, when Royals right-hander Chris Young bested righty Michael Pineda.

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Royals bitten by Yankees’ early power surge

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Right-hander Adam Warren threw 6 1/3 strong innings, while Mark Teixeira drove in four runs with a double and a homer as the Yankees rolled to a 5-1 win over the Royals on Tuesday night. Jason Vargas struck out six in his return from the disabled list ...

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Royals lead way with 5 in AL All-Star balloting

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The Royals have five players among the leaders in the first voting figures for the 86th All-Star Game to be played at Great American American Ball Park. The only other team in history to have five players voted on the All-Star team since voting was ret...

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Hall of Famers, legends top list of Draft reps

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Three members of the 500 Home Run Club -- Ken Griffey Jr., Reggie Jackson and Mike Schmidt -- and 20 other former All-Stars will headline the list of team representatives on the floor at MLB Network's Studio 42 when the 2015 MLB Draft gets underway on ...

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