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Cueto feeds off energy at The K to finish shutout

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It was a postseason atmosphere Monday night at Kauffman Stadium with Johnny Cueto on the mound making his Royals home debut, and 36,672 screaming fans giving him an ovation every time he strolled back to the dugout. Cueto certainly didn't disappoint, t...

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Ventura, Sanchez set for rematch in KC

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Five days after Yordano Ventura and Anibal Sanchez ended up with neither a quality start nor a decision between them in a high-scoring getaway game between the Tigers and Royals at Comerica Park, they meet up again Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium in ...

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Cuet-0: KC ace twirls shutout in home debut

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Royals right-hander Johnny Cueto, making his home debut at Kauffman Stadium, dazzled the Tigers with a four-hit shutout as the Royals won, 4-0, on Monday in front of 36,672 fans.

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Back tightness no concern for Davis, Royals

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Royals reliever Wade Davis isn't worried by the lingering tightness in his back. Manager Ned Yost isn't worried, either. "It's not serious," Yost said.

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Brinson tops Prospect Team of the Week

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Outfielder Lewis Brinson just got to Double-A not long ago, but he's hit the ground running, and is swinging as hot a bat as anyone. He's also turned the first three-peat in Prospect Team of the Week history, making him the leader of this week's squad,...

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Royals breathe sigh of relief with Medlen

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This was the Kris Medlen that Royals fans dreamed about when Royals general manager Dayton Moore signed him last fall. Medlen, in relief of starter Danny Duffy, was in complete command, surrendering no hits and just one walk through 3 2/3 innings of sc...

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Cueto set for home debut as Royals face Tigers

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Four days after the Tigers took two of three against the Royals at Comerica Park, the American League Central foes begin a three-game series Monday night at Kauffman Stadium. Detroit lefty Matt Boyd outdueled Kansas City righty Johnny Cueto on Wednesda...

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Royals edge past White Sox for sweep

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Omar Infante's slow infield squibber plated Alex Rios with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and right-hander Ryan Madson closed out the ninth as the Royals held off the White Sox, 5-4, on Sunday to sweep the three-game series.

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Easy as 1-2-3 for Royals’ bullpen

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If there was a pivotal inning in the Royals' 7-6 win over the White Sox on Saturday night, it likely was the seventh, when reliever Ryan Madson came aboard to restore order after the White Sox had trimmed a four-run deficit to a single run.

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Salvy looks to opposite field for big hits

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The way Royals manager Ned Yost sees it, there's probably not much value in trying to figure out Salvador Perez at the plate. So while it may be encouraging to note that Perez twice went to the opposite field to drive in runs in the Royals' 7-6 win ove...

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Royals rattle Samardzija, survive slugfest

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Salvador Perez and Kendrys Morales each drove in two runs and the Royals survived another shaky outing from starter Jeremy Guthrie in a 7-6 victory over the White Sox in front of 39,302 fans at Kauffman Stadium on Saturday night.

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Duffy attempts to close out sweep of White Sox

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When he last faced the White Sox on July 19, Royals left-hander Danny Duffy accomplished one of his major goals: work deep into the game and take some pressure off the bullpen.

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