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Royals to celebrate 50th anniversary with book

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:19:40 EDT

As the Royals gear up for their 50th season in 2018, the club has announced it will produce a special-edition coffee-table book to commemorate the anniversary.



Inbox: Will Perez move to first and when?

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:57:28 EDT

When will Salvador Perez move to first base? Is there a Minor League closer who is ready for the show? What happens with Terrance Gore? MLB Royals beat reporter Jeffrey Flanagan answers these questions and more in his Inbox.



Recent draftees represent building blocks

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:46:32 EDT

It's still very early, but the Royals' 2017 Draft crop has the potential to be their best in a decade. Their top five selections are potential building blocks as Kansas City likely will begin to rebuild after an expected free-agent exodus this offseason.



Lopez leads Royals prospects in AFL rout

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 01:08:43 EDT

A plethora of Royals' prospects led the way in the Arizona Fall League as Surprise topped Scottsdale, 11-1, on Saturday night at Scottsdale Stadium.



Core workout: Free-agent decisions loom in KC

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 22:51:13 EDT

This could be the most eventful and busy offseason Royals general manager Dayton Moore has had since taking the job in 2006.



3 teens at instructs may be worthy successors

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:06:59 EDT

While the Royals won't have immediate replacements ready to fill all of their upcoming holes, they do have some promising position players in their pipeline. Arguably their three best prospects -- first baseman Nick Pratto and outfielders Khalil Lee and Seuly Matias -- are taking part in Kansas City's instructional league program in Surprise, Ariz.



Royals cut ties with Eiland, Wakamatsu

Mon, 2 Oct 2017 15:45:00 EDT

The winds of change for the Royals started on Monday as the team announced it was cutting ties with pitching coach Dave Eiland and bench coach Don Wakamatsu.



Royals' Top 30 Prospects list

Fri, 3 Mar 2017 19:26:59 EDT

Who do the Royals have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Kansas City's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.



Rivera, Griffin named Prospects of the Year

Thu, 5 Oct 2017 11:12:24 EDT

Third baseman Emmanuel Rivera and left-hander Foster Griffin have been selected as MLB Pipeline's Hitting and Pitching Prospects of the year for 2017.



Milestone, slam, robbery lead '17 highlight reel

Tue, 3 Oct 2017 15:55:01 EDT

After coming off two deep postseason runs to the World Series in 2014 and 2015, an exhausting and injury-plagued 2016 season was almost to be expected. But the Royals showed up in Spring Training in 2017 eager and ready to make one final run with their core group.



Royals 'core four' takes one final bow

Sun, 1 Oct 2017 21:00:39 EDT

Eric Hosmer, one of several Royals who will be a free agent following the season, got a standing ovation before his first at-bat Sunday -- and then hit a home run to further delight the crowd. He and impending free agents Mike Moustakas, Alcides Escobar and Lorenzo Cain -- who are impending free agents -- may have played their last game for the Royals.



Vargas falls short in bid for victory No. 19

Sun, 1 Oct 2017 20:18:25 EDT

Jeremy Hazelbaker hit a three-run homer and Chris Iannetta went deep as the D-backs warmed up for Wednesday's NL Wild Card Game against the Rockies with a win over the Royals in the regular-season finale for both clubs. Jason Vargas fell short in his bid for his 19th victory for the Royals, who got a home run from Eric Hosmer, who along with Mike Moustakas, Alcides Escobar and Lorenzo Cain -- who are impending free agents -- may have played their last game for the Royals.



Final day of featured two standoffs

Sun, 1 Oct 2017 18:58:31 EDT

Final day of featured two standoffs



Draft order set; Royals pick 18th

Sun, 1 Oct 2017 19:37:02 EDT

Both the San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers had designs on the postseason in 2017. For a variety of reasons, things didn't work out as planned. The consolation prize? Getting to pick at the top of the 2018 Draft.



Bonifacio's three-run homer stings D-backs

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 23:45:42 EDT

Rookie Jorge Bonifacio smashed a three-run home run and rookie right-hander Jakob Junis tossed six strong innings as the Royals held on for a 4-3 win over the D-backs on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium.



Junis delivers with AL rookie-leading 9th win

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 23:15:48 EDT

In a tough final two months of the season for the Royals, they did find a potential starter for their rotation in 2018 in rookie right-hander Jakob Junis.



Royals honor Moose for franchise HR mark

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 19:55:46 EDT

Prior to Saturday night's game against the D-backs, the Royals honored third baseman Mike Moustakas for his single-season franchise home run record (38).



Duffy set for procedure to clean up left elbow

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 18:00:43 EDT

Royals left-hander Danny Duffy will undergo a procedure in Kansas City on Tuesday to remove "loose bodies" in the back of his elbow, manager Ned Yost said.



Whit's 19th HR powers Royals past D-backs

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 01:10:13 EDT

Whit Merrifield hit the go-ahead home run and the Royals' bullpen tossed four scoreless innings in a 2-1 win over the D-backs on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium.



Kennedy delivers, snaps home winless skid

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 00:55:36 EDT

Royals right-hander Ian Kennedy came oh-so-close to not even starting Friday night's series opener against the D-backs at Kaufmann Stadium.



Pratto enjoys first season as pro with Royals

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 19:45:29 EDT

First baseman Nick Pratto, the Royals' first-round pick (14th overall) in the 2017 MLB Draft, was at Kauffman Stadium before Friday's game against the D-backs along with all the other Minor Leaguers the club recently honored.



Paulo stays hot, but Royals can't slow Tigers

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:50:44 EDT

Nicholas Castellanos delivered a three-run double and the beleaguered Tigers bullpen tossed four innings of one-run ball in a 4-1 win over the Royals on Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium.



Orlando potential CF option for Royals in '18

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 23:50:52 EDT

The decision on who will play center field for the Royals next season is still perhaps months away. The club first must sort through its financial options for 2018 and determine which free agents it will be able to re-sign, including present center fielder Lorenzo Cain.



Minor emerges as candidate for closer's role

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 13:45:30 EDT

Among the bright spots amid a disappointing 2017 season for the Royals are the emergence of second baseman Whit Merrifield, right fielder Jorge Bonifacio and right-handed starter Jakob Junis. And you can add left-hander Mike Minor's emergence as a potential closer to that list.



Orlando's first homer of '17 lifts KC over Tigers

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 00:57:24 EDT

Paulo Orlando drilled a two-run homer off Tigers reliever Drew VerHagen, and the Royals rallied for a 7-4 victory at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday night.



Royals proud of run, despite being eliminated

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:20:55 EDT

Word began to trickle inside the Royals clubhouse on Tuesday night, moments after they beat Detroit, 2-1, that the Twins also had won, thus eliminating the Royals from postseason contention.



Cain's son plays coy in postgame interview

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 01:44:57 EDT

Cain's son plays coy in postgame interview



Yost reflects on missed chances down stretch

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 18:58:56 EDT

As Royals manager Ned Yost looked back on this month and why his team couldn't surge into postseason contention, he went straight to the period right after the Royals and Twins split a four-game series at Kauffman Stadium, from Sept. 7-10.



KC beats Tigers behind Vargas' 18th victory

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:01:10 EDT

Royals second baseman Whit Merrifield doubled and scored, and drove in another run with a sacrifice fly, and the Royals held off the Tigers, 2-1, on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.



Junis highlights Royals' Minor League Awards

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:00:31 EDT

The Royals on Tuesday name their Minor Leaguer Players and Pitchers of the Year, and all those named will be at Kauffman Stadium on Friday for an on-field ceremony.



Junis struggles as Royals drop makeup in NY

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 18:20:16 EDT

Never in baseball history has a first-year player hit more home runs than Aaron Judge, who now stands alone among the best rookie home run hitters of all time after New York's 11-3 win over the Royals at Yankee Stadium on Monday.



Kennedy finds positives in up-and-down outing

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 18:17:53 EDT

Royals right-hander Ian Kennedy looked at his stat line against the White Sox in disbelief: 5 1/3 innings, seven hits, five runs, two walks, seven strikeouts.