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Yost declares Salvy is fine, ready for Game 3

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Royals manager Ned Yost assuaged some of those fears about Salvador Perez's staus before Saturday's optional workout. Yost declared the All-Star catcher "fine," and he is expected to be behind the plate for Game 3 on Sunday. Read More »

Oct. 4 E. Hosmer, M. Moustakas Workout Day Interview

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Oct. 4 James Shields Workout Day Interview

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Oct. 4 Ned Yost Workout Day Interview

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Moustakas, Hosmer validating Royals’ faith

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The 11th-inning home runs by Mike Moustakas and Eric Hosmer to beat the Angels on back-to-back nights seemed symbolic of the Royals' re-entry into the winning world of baseball. Read More »

Royals trust Shields to send them to ALCS

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The Royals have grabbed a 2-0 lead on the AL's top-seeded Angels in the AL Division Series, and they haven't even used ace James Shields yet. He gets the ball Sunday at 7:30 p.m. ET (watch on TBS) in Game 3 of one of the more unpredictable AL Division ... Read More »

Three keys for Royals in Game 3 against Angels

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The Royals are just one victory away from winning an American League Division Series, something they've never done before. Heck, there was no such thing as an ALDS or a Wild Card Game the last time they were in the postseason, 1985. Read More »

Hosmer breathes ‘sigh of relief’ after big hit

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After missing almost all of August with a stress fracture, Eric Hosmer had a strong September and has carried that success into the playoffs. Read More »

Rookie arms deliver in Game 2 ALDS duel

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The Royals' Yordano Ventura and the Angels' Matt Shoemaker were gone when Eric Hosmer unloaded his two-run blast in Kansas City's 4-1 win in Game 2 of the ALDS on Friday, but the rookie right-handers managed to deliver the gripping duel. Read More »

Dyson enters for defense, shows off rocket arm

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Royals manager Ned Yost said it is a defensive maneuver he has been making the past two months. But putting Jarrod Dyson in center field in the eighth inning on Friday night has not paid off as big as it did in Kansas City's 4-1 victory over the Angels. Read More »

Royals-Angels Game 2: Did you know?

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The Royals won Game 2 of the American League Division Series in nearly the exact way they won Game 1. On Friday, Kansas City used a two-run home run by Eric Hosmer in the 11th inning to break a 1-1 tie in the 4-1 win over the Angels. A night earlier, M... Read More »

Five lessons learned from ALDS Game 2

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So far it has been pitching and defense in this American League Division Series, a trend that definitely favors the Royals. The Angels, who led the Majors in scoring this season, have to start hitting. They have just three runs in 22 innings so far thi... Read More »

Oct. 3 Eric Hosmer postgame interview

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Eric Hosmer discusses his go-ahead homer in the 11th that lifted the Royals to a 2-0 ALDS lead. Read More »

Oct. 3 Ned Yost postgame interview

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Manager Ned Yost discusses the Royals' second straight win in extras to take a 2-0 lead over the Angels in the ALDS. Read More »

Hosmer’s drive has Royals in 2-0 driver’s seat

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This time it was Eric Hosmer whose home run provided the Royals a heavenly victory over the Angels, as his two-run blast in the 11th inning carried Kansas City to a 4-1 decision on Friday night, shocking a full house at Angel Stadium. Read More »