Home | Tag Archives: home (page 3)

Tag Archives: home

Royals Minor League Report: May 11

kqnk-300x150-default

The Royals' No. 9 prospect Orlando Calixte hit a walk-off home run as Northwest Arkansas won its third straight -- 9-8 over Springfield on Sunday -- to finish 3-1 in the series. Calixte was 4-for-5 with two home runs in his second game of the year, whi... Read More »

Ventura gives up two homers, offense can’t respond

kqnk-300x150-default

Yordano Ventura, who had given up just two home runs in his previous six starts, gave up two blasts to the Mariners and the Royals were dealt a 3-1 loss Saturday at Safeco Field. Read More »

Royals look to keep rolling against Mariners

kqnk-300x150-default

Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma will make his first home start on Thursday night against Danny Duffy and the Royals in the opener of a four-game set at Safeco Field. Read More »

Shields can’t find his way at home vs. Tigers

kqnk-300x150-default

James Shields labored in what proved to be a decisive three-run fourth and Billy Butler's first home run wasn't enough for the Royals in an 8-2 loss to the Tigers on Friday night. Read More »

Guthrie all fired up about Royals’ loss to Jays

kqnk-300x150-default

Billy Butler delivered a pair of run-scoring hits, but starter Jeremy Guthrie served up two costly home runs in the Royals' 7-3 loss to the Blue Jays on Thursday night in the series finale. Read More »

KC prospect Cuthbert homers twice in Double-A game

kqnk-300x150-default

Royals No. 20 prospect Cheslor Cuthbert hit two home runs Wednesday in Double-A Northwest Arkansas' 6-4 win over Springfield. Read More »

Seitzer right at home as Blue Jays face KC

kqnk-300x150-default

Blue Jays hitting coach Kevin Seitzer has the luxury of enjoying a homecoming this week during a three-game series against the Royals. The Kansas City resident can sleep in his own bed before the club takes a flight to Pittsburgh late Thursday night. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: April 27

kqnk-300x150-default

The Storm Chasers were swept in a four-game set at New Orleans, and the Blue Rocks dropped to 1-1 in a four-game set at home. Read More »

Yost unconcerned with offensive rough patch

kqnk-300x150-default

Although the Royals arrived in Baltimore ranked 14th in scoring and last in home runs, manager Ned Yost was confident that his offense would eventually hit its stride. Read More »

Crew chief challenge stands in KC-Indians tilt

kqnk-300x150-default

A play at home plate in the first inning of Thursday's game between the Indians and Royals prompted an instant-replay review by umpire crew chief Bill Miller. The umpire wanted to make sure that Kansas City catcher Brett Hayes was properly positioned i... Read More »

Royals’ offense lacking charge of home run power

kqnk-300x150-default

Frustratingly, the lack of offensive sizzle has not been all-that-uncommon an occurrence for the Royals in these early days of 2014. The sample size is, of course, smallish. And yes, the mere topic of the power outage is a negative one for a Royals tea... Read More »

Home run shortage not a concern for Yost

kqnk-300x150-default

It's been a slow go for the Royals in the home run department. Through Monday's games, they ranked last among the 30 Major League teams in homers with six. The Angels led the Majors with 29. Read More »

Dyson slated to platoon in center with Maxwell

kqnk-300x150-default

Jarrod Dyson rejoined the Royals on Monday and was in center field against the Indians in the series opener. Dyson missed the home series against the Twins while on bereavement leave. To clear roster space, left-handed pitcher Justin Marks was returned... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: April 20

kqnk-300x150-default

Johnny Giavotella dashed home on a wild pitch in the 10th as Omaha knotted the series at a game apiece. Giavotella was 3-for-4 plus two walks and two runs. He's batting .400 (14-for-35) with Omaha. Read More »

Duffy feeling at home in bullpen

kqnk-300x150-default

This bullpen business seems to suit Danny Duffy pretty well. When he helped preserve Saturday's 5-4 win over the Twins with two scoreless innings, it gave him a nice set of statistics for his first foray into relief work. In three games, he has thrown ... Read More »