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Brooks pitches Triple-A Omaha to PCL title

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Right-hander Aaron Brooks pitched a complete-game two-hitter as Triple-A Omaha beat the Reno Aces, 4-0, on Sunday to win the Pacific Coast League Championship Series, 3-2. Read More »

Bullpen hiccup costs Royals ground in Central race

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Relieving Jason Vargas in a tight spot, Aaron Crow gave up a go-ahead grand slam as the Royals fell to the Red Sox, 8-4, on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Yost sticks with Alcides at top of lineup

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No big surprise that the Royals' revised batting order, which erupted for a 7-1 victory over Boston on Saturday night, remained intact for Sunday's game. Read More »

Owner Glass hosts youth state champs squad

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A group of title-winning 13-year-old baseball players were the guests of Royals owner David Glass on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Duffy on track after successful side session

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Nothing has been decided yet, but the signs are positive for left-hander Danny Duffy returning to the Royals' rotation this week. Read More »

Since promotion, Finnegan making strong impression

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Brandon Finnegan, the Royals' first-round pick of the 2014 First-Year Player Draft, had retired all eight batters he'd faced since being called up to the Majors this month. But in pitching a scoreless ninth inning to finish up a 7-1 victory over the Re... Read More »

Vargas looks to put Royals atop AL Central

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The Royals will look to maintain their grip on the second American League Wild Card while also attempting to overtake the Tigers in the AL Central standings in Sunday's series finale vs. the Red Sox. Kansas City will start Jason Vargas while Boston wil... Read More »

Key connections: Star-Spangled Banner, baseball forever linked

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The celebration of the 200th anniversary of our national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," is on, as Francis Scott Key's memory is honored for his poetic description of the "dawn's early light" of Sept. 14, 1814, at the height of the War of 1812. Wit... Read More »

Storm Chasers force winner-take-all Game 5

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Five home runs by Triple-A Omaha pushed the Storm Chasers to a deciding Game 5 of the Pacific Coast League Championship on Sunday at their Werner Park. Read More »

Revised lineup keeps KC half-game out of first

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Thanks to a new-fangled lineup and a stellar start from Jeremy Guthrie, the Royals cruised to a 7-1 win over the Red Sox to stay a half-game back of the Tigers in the American League Central. Read More »

Holland taking strong hand into pennant chase

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Greg Holland seemed rarin' to go after his successful return to the mound. He pitched one inning against the Red Sox and struck out the side with one walk in Friday night's 4-2 loss. Read More »

Holland firing on all cylinders in return for KC

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Royals closer Greg Holland is ready to resume pitching, manager Ned Yost said before Friday night's game against the Red Sox. Holland sat out a week after getting his 42nd save on Sept. 3 against Texas because of a tight right triceps. Read More »

Guthrie, KC continue playoff chase against Sox

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Jeremy Guthrie and the Royals will look to snap their skid and move back into first place in the AL Central when they face Rubby De La Rosa and the Red Sox on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Storm Chasers facing elimination in PCL series

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Triple-A Omaha's season was pushed to the brink of elimination with Friday's 2-1 loss to Reno in Game 3 of the best-of-five Pacific Coast League championship series. The Storm Chasers must win on Saturday and Sunday to claim the title. Read More »

Royals drop struggle with Sox to fall out of first

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Eric Hosmer's two-run jack behind Yordano Ventura wasn't enough as a three-run third aided by an error and a wild pitch hurt the Royals in a 4-2 loss to the Red Sox on Friday night. Read More »