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Duffy, Royals stumble in opener with Rangers

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Right-hander Colby Lewis fired seven solid innings and Adrian Beltre clubbed home run No. 399 as the Rangers rode a four-run second inning to an 8-2 win over the Royals on Monday night at Globe Life Park. Kansas City starter Danny Duffy went just 3 2/3...

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Duffy still experiencing issues with location

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Royals lefty Danny Duffy finds himself in a place where's he heard pitchers go at some point in their career. He's ready to be done with it already after another rough outing in an 8-2 loss to the Rangers on Monday night.

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Frasor an escape artist out of Royals’ bullpen

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Right-hander Jason Frasor has stepped right into the Royals' deep and talented bullpen, providing a veteran presence while being able to pitch in almost every situation.

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Holland battles out of jam to earn save

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Greg Holland gave up a single, a wild pitch and two walks, loading the bases with no outs in the 10th. With the tying run on third and the winning run on second, Holland faced Detroit's Hernan Perez.

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After delay, Royals down Tigers in 10th

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The weekend showdown between the Tigers and Royals lasted into Monday morning before Omar Infante's 10th-inning sacrifice fly decided the rubber match of their three-game set, sending Kansas City to a 2-1 win at Comerica Park.

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Statcast shows holding Dyson was smart

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Twitter users were once again pointing fingers at Royals third-base coach Mike Jirschele for not sending a runner from third in a tight game in the late innings. But it would appear there is scientific evidence to suggest that Jarrod Dyson would have b...

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Moustakas expected back for Texas series

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Royals manager Ned Yost said third baseman Mike Moustakas will probably rejoin the team in Texas on Monday. Moustakas was placed on the bereavement list Friday after the Royals arrived in Detroit.

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Duffy aiming to start Royals off right in Texas

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Left-hander Danny Duffy will look to bounce back from a short outing last time out when the Royals take on righty Colby Lewis and the Rangers on Monday at Globe Life Park.

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Royals Minor League report: May 9

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Christian Binford settled in after the opening frame, holding Oklahoma City to two hits over his final four innings as Triple-A Omaha lost 6-1 on Saturday night.

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Royals Minor League report: May 10

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The Naturals have won 13 of their last 15 after a doubleheader sweep at Arkansas. Andy Ferguson moved to 4-0 with a 0.85 ERA as he worked 5.2 innings, allowing a run, six hits and no walks plus three strikeouts.

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Guthrie gives bullpen much-needed break

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Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie saved manager Ned Yost's tired bullpen by going 7 1/3 innings and holding the Tigers to just two runs in a 6-2 win on Saturday at Comerica Park.

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Escobar unleashes on aggressive approach

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Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar had a plan all along with the first pitch he saw from Detroit's Anibal Sanchez. Escobar's first career leadoff homer sparked the Royals to a 6-2 win on Saturday.

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