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Royals’ division lead dips with extra-inning loss

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Alex Gordon belted a game-tying homer in the seventh, but Bruce Chen was tagged for six runs in the 10th inning as the Royals dropped an 11-5 decision to the Twins on Thursday night. Read More »

Hosmer getting closer to a rehab assignment

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Eric Hosmer is making such good progress that the Royals might get him on a Minor League injury rehabilitation assignment this weekend. The first baseman took live batting practice during Thursday's pregame workout with no apparent difficulty. Read More »

Yost forecasts KC’s postseason pitching plan

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No surprise that Royals manager Ned Yost is already being asked his postseason pitching plans. He took a stab at it on Thursday. Yost made the calculations during a radio appearance. Read More »

Royals’ prospects earn Minor League honors

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Postseason awards keep rolling in for Royals' Minor Leaguers. Center fielder Lane Adams and right-handed pitcher Andy Ferguson of Double-A Northwest Arkansas were named to the Texas League All-Stars. Read More »

Royals claim Nix off waivers, activate Downs off DL

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The Royals claimed infielder Jayson Nix on outright waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: Aug. 27

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Wilmington dropped game one vs. Potomac, with all of the scoring in the fifth. Miguel Almonte held the Nats to a hit and a walk while striking out seven over four innings. Read More »

Hendriks hits right spot in solid Royals debut

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Right-hander Liam Hendriks allowed four hits, no walks, one run and recorded five strikeouts in seven innings of a spot start for the Royals in Wednesday night's 6-1 win over the Twins. Read More »

Guthrie looking to help secure sweep of Twins

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Jeremy Guthrie and the first-place Royals will bid for a series sweep against Tommy Milone and the Twins on Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Royals’ six-run 8th stretches AL Central lead

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Liam Hendriks was solid for seven innings in a spot start, but Nori Aoki delivered the go-ahead RBI single in a six-run eighth that lifted the Royals to a 6-1 win over the Twins on Wednesday night. Read More »

Yost says he wasn’t being critical of KC fans

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Royals manager Ned Yost emphasized that he wasn't being critical of fans in his remarks after Tuesday night's dramatic walk-off victory over the Twins. The game had an attendance of 13,847 and Yost took note of that afterward. Read More »

Anonymous batboy calls KC’s walk-off finish

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Royals assistant trainer Kyle Turner had ruminated about a "bloop and a blast" before Alcides Escobar and Alex Gordon did just that to beat the Twins, 2-1, on Tuesday night. It also turns out that one of the Royals' batboys forecast the walk-off ending... Read More »

Royals option Crow; move likely temporary

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The Royals optioned right-handed reliever Aaron Crow to Double-A Northwest Arkansas to make roster space for Wednesday night's starting pitcher, Liam Hendriks. The move was one of convenience, with Crow sent down because he has a Minor League option re... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: Aug. 26

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Wilmington dropped game one vs. Potomac, with all of the scoring in the fifth. Miguel Almonte held the Nats to a hit and a walk while striking out seven over four innings. Read More »

Hendriks looking to be spot on against Twins

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Liam Hendriks and the Royals will look to stretch their lead in the American League Central when they battle Phil Hughes and the Twins on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Gordon’s walk-off blast rescues first-place Royals

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After Danny Duffy logged 6 2/3 solid frames, Alex Gordon's two-run homer gave the Royals a 2-1 walk-off win over the Twins on Tuesday night. Read More »