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Royals announce instructional league rosters

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Nine players from the Royals' Top 20 prospects, as ranked by MLB.com, are included on the rosters for the Arizona instructional league, which begins play in two weeks. Read More »

Royals to add three as September callups

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A left-handed reliever, an outfielder and a pinch-runner are September callups headed to the Royals. Left-hander Brandon Finnegan and outfielders Lane Adams and Terrance Gore were involved in roster moves announced by the Royals on Sunday. Read More »

Yost: Fans for Indians series were ‘unbelievable’

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Sunday night's game that drew 39,009 fans was the third sellout of the season at Kauffman Stadium. The other sellouts were for the home opener against the White Sox on April 4 (40,103) and the June 20 game against the Mariners (38,475). Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: Aug. 30

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Eric Hosmer's ninth-inning single lifted Omaha to a walk-off win. KC's first baseman was 2-for-6 with two RBIs in the first game of a rehab assignment. Read More »

Duffy looks to help Royals stay in first place

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Danny Duffy will try to get the Royals back into sole possession of first place, while fellow left-hander T.J. House looks to complete the sweep and bump the Indians up in the standings on Sunday night. Read More »

Royals fall in 11th, drop into first-place tie in Central

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The Cleveland Indians ruined the Retro Night party in 11 innings, 3-2, dealing the Royals their fifth loss in their last seven games in front of 35,089 fans at Kauffman Stadium on Saturday night. Read More »

Hosmer looks good in Triple-A rehab start

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First baseman Eric Hosmer's injury rehab assignment with Triple-A Omaha got off to a successful start on Saturday. Read More »

Royals Minor Leaguers pick up top honors

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Awards are piling up for the Royals' Minor League system. Ryan O'Hearn, Idaho Falls first baseman, was named Most Valuable Player of the Rookie Pioneer League. O'Hearn batted .372 and had 12 home runs and 50 RBIs. Read More »

Kauffman Stadium set for nationally televised game

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The joint should be jumping for the Royals' rescheduled Sunday night game against the Indians. Only standing room tickets are left for the 7:07 p.m. CT game at Kauffman Stadium which was switched from the afternoon to accommodate an ESPN Sunday Night B... Read More »

Royals option Colon, add Nix to 25-man roster

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The Royals on Saturday optioned Christian Colon to Double-A to make room for Jayson Nix, who had to be added to the 25-man roster after being picked up off waivers from the Pirates. Read More »

Royals call up Nix, insert Infante back into lineup

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The Royals on Saturday optioned Christian Colon to Double-A to make room for Jayson Nix, who had to be added to the 25-man roster after being picked up off waivers from the Pirates. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: Aug. 29

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No. 6 Royals prospect Brandon Finnegan fanned two and allowed a hit in a scoreless inning, while No. 4 prospect Hunter Dozier led Northwest Arkansas with two hits in a 3-2 loss to Tulsa on Friday. Read More »

Royals look for Shields to right ship vs. Tribe

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Trevor Bauer and the Indians will look to secure a series win and tighten the AL Central standings when they take on James Shields and the Royals on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Royals’ division lead shrinks with loss to Tribe

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Jason Vargas' throwing error keyed a pivotal three-run third inning as the Royals' lead in the AL Central dipped to a half-game with a 6-1 loss to the Indians on Friday night . Read More »

Royals prospect Manaea fans career-high 12

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Left-hander Sean Manaea, the Royals' No. 3 prospect, struck out a career-high 12 batters in seven scoreless innings to lead Class A Advanced Wilmington to a 2-0 victory against Potomac on Friday. Read More »