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Royals Minor League Report: Aug. 11

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Cheslor Cuthbert doubled home the three runs in the ninth for Omaha. He's batting .385 (10-for-26) with six RBI in six games with the Storm Chasers. Read More »

Guthrie faces A’s as KC eyes ninth straight win

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Jon Lester will make his third start for Oakland on Tuesday in just the situation the club envisioned when they acquired his services from Boston at the Trade Deadline: a first-place matchup with the Royals in Kansas City. Read More »

Royals’ focus unaffected by Tigers’ woes

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The Royals have won eight in a row and passed the struggling Tigers for first place in the American League Central, but they aren't getting ahead of themselves with 45 games left on the schedule. Read More »

Royals take over first place with eighth straight win

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Kansas City posted its eighth straight victory by defeating the Oakland Athletics, 3-2, on Monday night at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals have won 16 of their last 19 games and sit in first place in the AL Central for the first time since June 19. Read More »

Korea’s Royals superfan gets boisterous welcome

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SungWoo Lee's Royals Nation celebrity status could be seen on Saturday during his first game at Kauffman Stadium, when the crowd let out a boisterous roar at Lee's first appearance on the stadium video board in the fifth inning of a 0-0 game. The Royal... Read More »

Fans are tuning in for Royals’ playoff push

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The Royals' seventh straight win Sunday, 7-4 over the Giants at Kauffman Stadium, was the team's highest-rated game telecast this season. Read More »

Graterol wins Texas League Player of the Week

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Royals first-base prospect Juan Graterol, who hit .526 with three doubles and a home run last week at Double-A Northwest Arkansas last week, was named the Player of the Week in the Texas League. Read More »

Top-seeded KCK knocked out of RBI World Series

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The Kansas City Kansas (KCK) representative of the 2014 Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) World Series was knocked out of the tournament on Sunday. Read More »

KC adds pop, acquires Willingham from Twins

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The Royals added some pop to their postseason push on Monday, acquiring outfielder Josh Willingham from the Twins for Minor League pitcher Jason Adam. Read More »

Butler did it: Royals slugger wins AL weekly honor

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After helping the Royals to a seven-game winning streak and into a tight race in the American League Central, first baseman/designated hitter Billy Butler has been named the AL Player of the Week. Butler hit. 435 (10-for-23) with five doubles, two home... Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: Aug. 10

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Johnny Giavotella's heroics led Omaha to a road win. He entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the ninth, delivering a game-tying single, and followed with a go-ahead homer in the 12th. Read More »

Royals run wild with seven steals vs. Giants

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The Royals stole seven bases in Sunday's 7-4 victory over the Giants, the most they've had in a game since Aug. 1, 1998, when they swiped a club-record eight against the Orioles. Read More »

Young starters set for clash of hot Royals, A’s

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The Royals just swept the Giants at home and have now won seven straight, while the Athletics have won five of their last seven. Yordano Ventura will get the call for Kansas City on Monday in a rematch with Oakland, which will trot out Sonny Gray. Read More »

Gordon sparks Royals to seventh straight win

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It was Alex Gordon Bobblehead Day at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday and so, naturally, the man himself belted a two-run homer to help the Royals to a 7-4 victory over the San Francisco Giants. Read More »

Starters’ endurance has Royals’ bullpen fresh

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Pop quiz: What is the bullpen's best friend? How about it, Greg Holland? It took him just two seconds. "Complete game," he said. Read More »