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Shields looks to keep KC rolling in St. Louis

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The Royals turn to ace James Shields on Tuesday, looking to keep the momentum going against the slumping Cardinals, who have now lost six of eight. St. Louis will start left-hander Jaime Garcia at Busch Stadium in the second game of the I-70 rivalry se... Read More »

Cardinals lose challenge on Cain’s infield hit

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In a game where offense was hard to come by, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny challenged a safe call at first base Monday night against Kansas City. Read More »

Royals promote Rodriguez, option Coleman

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Wilking Rodriguez replaced Louis Coleman in the Royals' bullpen as the club swapped out right-handed pitchers before Monday's Interleague game against the Cardinals. Read More »

Royals get reliever Wood back on waivers

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The Royals claimed reliever Blake Wood off outright waivers from the Indians on Tuesday and assigned him to Triple-A Omaha. Read More »

Butler moves to pinch role for two-game set

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Eric Hosmer will play first base and Billy Butler will be a pinch-hitter off the bench in the two-game Interleague series at Busch Stadium. The Royals lose the designated hitter in National League cities when the pitcher bats. Read More »

Gordon, Royals need your All-Star support

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Alex Gordon was an American League All-Star for the first time last year, selected by his peers, the players. This year, there's a chance for him to be elected to the starting lineup by the fans. However, Gordon has not cracked the list of 15 top vote-... Read More »

Royals get reliever Wood back on waivers

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The Royals claimed reliever Blake Wood off outright waivers from the Indians on Tuesday and assigned him to Triple-A Omaha. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: June 1

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No. 19th-ranked Royals prospect Cheslor Cuthbert delivered a go-ahead RBI double in the eighth, scoring third-ranked prospect Jorge Bonifacio. Read More »

Moustakas recalled after brief Triple-A stint

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The Royals recalled Mike Moustakas on Sunday after a 10-day stint at Triple-A. The club also recalled Francisley Bueno, placed Danny Valencia on the DL and optioned Aaron Brooks. Read More »

Royals win challenge on overturned safe call

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The Royals dropped a 4-0 decision to the Blue Jays, but they won a challenge in the eighth inning on Sunday when a safe call after Brett Lawrie reached on a bouncer to third was overturned. Read More »

Royals stymied by nemesis Buehrle in finale

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Jeremy Guthrie fired seven strong innings, but the Royals' offense couldn't solve Blue Jays starter Mark Buehrle in a 4-0 loss on Sunday at Rogers Centre. Read More »

Royals looking to rebound against I-70 rivals

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Danny Duffy looks for a bounce-back effort as the Royals square off against Shelby Miller and the Cardinals on Monday in a renewal of the I-70 Interleague series at Busch Stadium. Read More »

Hosmer happy to see Moose back with Royals

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First baseman Eric Hosmer and pitcher Danny Duffy were among the Royals happy to see third baseman Mike Moustakas back with the big league club on Sunday after a brief demotion to Triple-A Omaha. Read More »

Ventura progressing toward return vs. Cards

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Royals manager Ned Yost said Yordano Ventura threw a light side session on Saturday and will throw again on Monday at St. Louis. If that goes well, he'll get the green light for Thursday's start. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: May 31

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Omaha scored the final five runs in an opening win at Round Rock, moving ahead on Brian Bocock's two-run homer in the seventh. Carlos Peguero posted a game-tying RBI single, then added insurance with a solo shot in the ninth. Read More »