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Abreu’s stolen base overturned by Royals’ challenge

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The Royals began their rubber match with the White Sox by winning a challenge to end the top of the first inning. Jose Abreu was initially ruled to have stolen second base, but officials overturned the call after Royals manager Ned Yost used his challe... Read More »

Gloves for Kids charity event Thursday from 5-7 p.m. CT

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The Royals and broadcaster Ryan Lefebvre will host the annual Gloves for Kids charity event on Thursday. The event, which benefits area youth, will be held at Kansas Sampler - Oak Park in Lenexa, Kan., from 5-7 p.m. CT. Read More »

Royals put Colon on disabled list

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To gain more flexibility in possible postseason roster moves, the Royals on Wednesday placed infielder Christian Colon on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Sept. 7. Read More »

Hayes’ late homer lifts Omaha to Triple-A title

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As the final out of the Triple-A Championship Game landed in right fielder Brett Eibner's glove Tuesday night, Triple-A Omaha stormed out of the third-base dugout at BB&T Ballpark. The Storm Chasers had defeated Pawtucket, 4-2, to win their second ... Read More »

In thick of races, Royals ready to see last of Sale

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The playoff races are tightening around the Royals after they fell to the White Sox on Tuesday. Manager Ned Yost said "momentum's as good as your starting pitcher," and Wednesday's series finale with Chicago is likely to feature good starting pitching,... Read More »

Royals miss chance despite plethora of pitchers

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There was no happy follow-up to the Royals' magical footloose victory of 24 hours earlier. Just when a chance to dance closer to first place had presented itself, too. The Chicago White Sox ruined that ambition with a 7-5 victory on Tuesday night, keep... Read More »

Royals playoff tickets go on sale Thursday morning

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With the regular season winding down, the Royals announced that potential American League Wild Card and AL Divisional Series tickets will go on sale to the general public on Thursday. Read More »

Role model Hosmer nominated for Clemente Award

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First baseman Eric Hosmer was named the Royals' nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award on Tuesday. The Clemente Award pays tribute to Clemente's achievements and character by recognizing current players who best represent the game of baseball through p... Read More »

Vargas, Shields moved up in shuffled rotation

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The Royals switched up their rotation on Tuesday to maximize their pitching matchups for the final 12 games of the regular season -- and possibly beyond. Kansas City slid Jeremy Guthrie, originally slated to start Friday's series opener against the div... Read More »

Duffy set for Monday after issue-free simulated game

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Danny Duffy had no shoulder problems in a four-inning simulated game on Tuesday, and the Royals left-hander is in line to start on Monday night at Cleveland. Read More »

MLB announces Clemente Award nominees

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Major League Baseball and Chevrolet announced on Tuesday the names of the 30 club nominees for the Roberto Clemente Award presented by Chevrolet, and fan voting will begin Wednesday, Roberto Clemente Day, to help decide who succeeds Carlos Beltran as t... Read More »

Hendriks aims to help Royals in their playoff chase

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Liam Hendriks and the Royals will continue the playoff chase when they try to make it back-to-back wins over Chris Bassitt and the White Sox on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Aoki on top of his game to spark Royals’ win

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Royals outfielder Nori Aoki, who was brought in to infuse his speed and on-base abilities at the top of the order, reached base five times in sparking the Royals' thrilling 4-3 walk-off win over the White Sox on Monday night. Read More »

Royals showing grit, determination down the stretch

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And so on Monday night, the Royals played one of those games in which an entire season of hope flashed before their eyes. They began the day having lost five of seven to slip to 1 1/2 games behind the Tigers in the American League Central. With the Tig... Read More »

Zimmer shining in relief role with Triple-A Omaha

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Kyle Zimmer has thrown four scoreless innings for the Storm Chasers, helping them win the Pacific League and reach Tuesday's Triple-A National Championship Game against Pawtucket, the International League champions. Read More »