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Royals playoff tickets go on sale today

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With the regular season winding down, the Royals announced that potential American League Wild Card and AL Divisional Series tickets will go on sale to the general public today.

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Kansas City drops Sale, sits half-game back of Tigers

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Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer and Alcides Escobar went deep for a solo shot as the Royals turned up the heat against AL Cy Young candidate Chris Sale in a 6-2 victory over the White Sox on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Nori Aoki set the clu...

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Aoki sets club mark for hits in a three-game series

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Nori Aoki made Royals history Wednesday night with his 11th hit of the series against the White Sox, bypassing Willie Wilson (1980) and George Brett (1982) for most hits in a three-game series.

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Vargas on the hill as Royals try to leapfrog Tigers

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The Royals and Tigers, who sit in first place by a half-game, engage in a three-game series at Kauffman Stadium starting Friday that will go a long way in determining the fate of the American League Central. Justin Verlander and Jason Vargas will squar...

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Abreu’s stolen base overturned by Royals’ challenge

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The Royals began their rubber match with the White Sox by winning a challenge to end the top of the first inning. Jose Abreu was initially ruled to have stolen second base, but officials overturned the call after Royals manager Ned Yost used his challe...

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Gloves for Kids charity event Thursday from 5-7 p.m. CT

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The Royals and broadcaster Ryan Lefebvre will host the annual Gloves for Kids charity event on Thursday. The event, which benefits area youth, will be held at Kansas Sampler - Oak Park in Lenexa, Kan., from 5-7 p.m. CT.

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Royals put Colon on disabled list

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To gain more flexibility in possible postseason roster moves, the Royals on Wednesday placed infielder Christian Colon on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Sept. 7.

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Hayes’ late homer lifts Omaha to Triple-A title

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As the final out of the Triple-A Championship Game landed in right fielder Brett Eibner's glove Tuesday night, Triple-A Omaha stormed out of the third-base dugout at BB&T Ballpark. The Storm Chasers had defeated Pawtucket, 4-2, to win their second ...

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In thick of races, Royals ready to see last of Sale

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The playoff races are tightening around the Royals after they fell to the White Sox on Tuesday. Manager Ned Yost said "momentum's as good as your starting pitcher," and Wednesday's series finale with Chicago is likely to feature good starting pitching,...

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Royals miss chance despite plethora of pitchers

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There was no happy follow-up to the Royals' magical footloose victory of 24 hours earlier. Just when a chance to dance closer to first place had presented itself, too. The Chicago White Sox ruined that ambition with a 7-5 victory on Tuesday night, keep...

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Royals playoff tickets go on sale Thursday morning

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With the regular season winding down, the Royals announced that potential American League Wild Card and AL Divisional Series tickets will go on sale to the general public on Thursday.

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Role model Hosmer nominated for Clemente Award

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First baseman Eric Hosmer was named the Royals' nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award on Tuesday. The Clemente Award pays tribute to Clemente's achievements and character by recognizing current players who best represent the game of baseball through p...

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Vargas, Shields moved up in shuffled rotation

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The Royals switched up their rotation on Tuesday to maximize their pitching matchups for the final 12 games of the regular season -- and possibly beyond. Kansas City slid Jeremy Guthrie, originally slated to start Friday's series opener against the div...

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