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Guthrie aiming to continue Interleague success

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Right-hander Jason Marquis -- 3-0 with a 3.60 ERA career against the Royals -- squares off against righty Jeremy Guthrie on Wednesday in the finale of a two-game set at Kauffman Stadium.

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Ventura outduels Cueto as Royals blank Reds

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura fired seven shutout frames and Mike Moustakas logged a pair of RBI doubles to help the Royals earn a 3-0 win over the Reds on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Johnny Cueto went seven solid innings in the loss.

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Rios takes BP, nearing rehab assignment

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Royals manager Ned Yost indicated that outfielder Aex Rios, on the disabled list since April 14 due to a fractured hand, could go out on a rehab assignment within 7-10 days.

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Slow rise to bigs for KC’s speedy Orlando

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Right-handed-hitting outfielder Paulo Orlando lingered in the Minors for parts of nine seasons before the Royals promoted him to the 25-man Major League roster at the beginning of this season. Assumed a more prominent role while outfielder Alex Rios re...

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Royals Minor League report: May 18

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No. 1 Royals prospect Raul Mondesi recorded three hits, a stolen base and a run in his third game back from the disabled list in Northwest Arkansas' 3-2 win over Arkansas in 10 innings.

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Veteran lefty Chen announces retirement

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Veteran left-hander Bruce Chen, who was designated for assignment by the Indians on Saturday, announced his retirement on Twitter Monday night. The move was confirmed by the Indians.

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As Moustakas evolves, a shift in impressions

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The new Mike Moustakas -- all-around complete hitter, shift killer -- has forced everyone to re-evaluate his ceiling after dedicating time in Spring Training to learning to drive the ball to the opposite field to beat the shift has paid off.

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Royals Minor League report: May 17

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Orlando Calixte provided all of the offense in game one with a two-run homer as Triple-A Omaha split a doubleheader with Memphis on Sunday.

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Greatness from Volquez nothing new for KC

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It is getting to the point with right-hander Edinson Volquez that Royals manager Ned Yost can't even distinguish one great outing from another.

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Royals, Yanks honor Negro Leagues, Banks

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As far as the Royals are concerned, they'd like to wear the throwback uniforms all the time if it leads to wins like Sunday's 6-0 victory against the Yankees.

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Volquez cruises as Royals blank Yankees

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Right-hander Edinson Volquez tossed seven shutout innings and Salvador Perez homered and drove in two runs as the Royals stymied the Yankees, 6-0, on Sunday, taking two of three in the series at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals Minor League report: May 16

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The Storm Chasers were held to one hit in an opening loss at Memphis, their fifth straight defeat overall. John Lamb took his first loss, allowing four runs, six hits and four walks with six strikeouts over 5 2/3 innings.

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