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All-Stars to be revealed on Selection Sunday

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A festive July 4 weekend will culminate in a big way at 7 p.m. ET Sunday with the much-anticipated announcement of the American and National League rosters. They will be revealed live on the Taco Bell All-Star Game Selection Show on ESPN. Read More »

Royals sign 16-year-old prospect Aracena

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The Royals signed 16-year-old infielder Ricky Aracena for $850,000, according to an industry source. The club did not confirm the signing. Read More »

Against all odds: Dyson blazing remarkable path

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One-point-two percent. This minuscule figure will forever be tethered to Jarrod Dyson. It represents the number of 50th-round picks who have reached the Major Leagues since the inaugural Draft in 1965. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: July 2

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Royals No. 4 prospect Sean Manaea tossed a scoreless first inning for Wilmington before rain halted play for over two hours. The Blue Rocks won the rain-shortened affair, 4-0, in seven innings. Read More »

Royals turn to Ventura in clash against Tribe

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Josh Tomlin looks to follow up his one-hit gem as the Indians open a three-game set against the AL Central-rival Royals and Yordano Ventura on Friday at Progressive Field. Read More »

Vargas pins Twins in Royals’ rubber-game win

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Jason Vargas fired seven shutout innings for his second win over the Twins this season as the Royals rolled to a 4-0 victory in the rubber game on Wednesday afternoon at Target Field. Read More »

Twins’ challenge overturns out call vs. Royals

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Twins manager Ron Gardenhire successfully issued a challenge in the fifth inning of Wednesday's 4-0 loss to the Royals, as an out call on Sam Fuld's steal attempt was overturned. Read More »

Ibanez oldest Royals player to belt home run

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Raul Ibanez became the oldest Royals player to hit a home run with his blast in a 4-0 win over the Twins on Wednesday -- the 42-year-old outfielder's first jack in a Kansas City uniform since 2003. Read More »

Duffy, Esky voted top Royals players for June

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Left-hander Danny Duffy and shortstop Alcides Escobar were named the Royals' Pitcher and Player of the month for June on Wednesday. Read More »

Holland among five worthy Royals for All-Star Game

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Closer Greg Holland is among five Royals that manager Ned Yost is endorsing to represent the club and the American League at the 85th All-Star Game on July 15 at Target Field. Read More »

Royals bring back C. Coleman, option Mariot

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The Royals recalled reliever Casey Coleman on Wednesday and optioned Michael Mariot to Triple-A Omaha as manager Ned Yost decided to add depth to his bullpen for the series finale at Target Field. Read More »

Shields, Royals pay for misplays vs. Twins

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On Tuesday, one night after dominating the Twins, the Royals flipped the script in every aspect: Their starting pitcher (James Shields) put them in an early hole, the hitters couldn't put a dent in the deficit and the bullpen completely fell apart. The... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: July 1

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Wilmington rolled to an opening win vs. Potomac. Luis Santos earned his first win at this level. He held the Nationals to a run, three hits and a walk while striking out two over 5 2/3 innings. Read More »

Vargas should find Twins to be a welcome sight

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Royals right-hander Jason Vargas may be coming off his shortest outing of the season, but the Twins should prove a welcome sight as he looks to rebound. Minnesota counters with veteran righty Kevin Correia. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: June 30

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Reigning Texas League Player of the Week Lane Adams doubled twice, extending his hitting streak to seven games (.400, 12-for-30), for the Naturals. Read More »