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Orlando delivers again with clutch home run

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After hitting a walk-off grand slam in the second game of last Tuesday's doubleheader with the Rays, Paulo Orlando once again came through with a clutch homer in the eighth inning of the Royals' 11-10 win over the Blue Jays on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals turn to Volquez in Game 1 of twin bill

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The White Sox and Royals will appreciate the break the All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile brings as they jump into the second half of the season with a day-night doubleheader on Friday. Both teams will make up a postponed game from April 25 in the aft...

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Royals turn to Volquez in Game 1 of twin bill

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The White Sox and Royals will appreciate the break the All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile brings as they jump into the second half of the season with a day-night doubleheader on Friday. Both teams will make up a postponed game from April 25 in the aft...

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Royals’ trio enjoys Futures Game experience

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The most interesting prospect for the Royals also happens to have the most fascinating name -- Balbino Fuenmayor, a 25-year-old Venezuelan who a year ago at this time was toiling in the independent Can-Am League in Quebec.

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Orlando’s HR rescues Royals against Blue Jays

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Paulo Orlando snapped a tie with a homer in the eighth inning off reliever Bo Schultz to lift the Royals to an 11-10 victory over the Blue Jays on Sunday in the rubber game at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals set rotation following All-Star break

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Royals manager Ned Yost on Sunday confirmed his starting rotation following the All-Star break, and it looks pretty familiar -- which isn't a bad thing.

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One pitch proves costly for Young in loss

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When it came down to it, three days' rest for right-hander Chris Young wasn't the reason why he picked up his fifth loss of the season. The real culprit was one pitch, intended to be down and away, that Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion cau...

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Volquez looking to grab rubber game against Jays

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Right-hander Edinson Volquez (8-4, 3.40 ERA) looks to become the fifth Royals pitcher since 2000 to record nine or more wins before the All-Star break, when he opposes Blue Jays lefty Felix Doubront (1-0, 2.00 ERA) in Sunday's series finale at Kauffman...

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Young solid but Royals’ streak ends at six

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Edwin Encarnacion brought the Blue Jays out of a 27-inning scoreless drought with a two-run homer in the fourth inning, and Mark Buehrle pitched seven solid innings to lift Toronto to a 6-2 victory over the Royals on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium.

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Futures Game will feature Minors’ best tools

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Since its inception in 1999, the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game has given fans a glimpse of what's coming next in Major League Baseball. From last year's rosters, 18 players have already played in the big leagues.

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Duffy pitches Royals to 6th straight win

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Left-hander Danny Duffy worked six scoreless innings and Alex Rios and Alcides Escobar delivered early run-scoring hits as the Royals won their sixth in a row with a 3-0 victory over the Blue Jays on Friday.

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No strikeouts, no problem for Duffy

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Watching the rain come down during the two-hour delay before Friday's game, left-hander Danny Duffy knew the Royals were going to do everything they could to avoid another doubleheader.

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Young takes ball on short rest against Blue Jays

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Royals right-hander Chris Young (7-4, 2.89 ERA) will start on three days' rest Saturday afternoon against Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buerhle (9-5, 3.38 ERA) in the second game of the three-game series at Kauffman Stadium.

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