Kendrys Morales stroked four hits and drove in four runs and Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer as the Kansas City Royals outslugged the Detroit Tigers 15-7 in a game lasting two minutes shy of four hours Thursday night.
Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Paulo Orlando added a two-run shot and Kendrys Morales drove in four runs as the Kansas City Royals routed the Detroit Tigers 15-7 on Thursday night to wrap up another series win.
While the Kansas City Royals have crushed the competition in the American League Central, there's still a lot left to be decided in the other five division battles and the two wild-card chases. Aside from the Royals, no division leader has more than a 6.5-game edge, and the AL wild-card picture, in particular, remains especially murky. Show More Summary
Yordano Ventura struck out 11 over seven sharp innings, the Royals hit four home runs and Kansas City rolled to a 12-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.
Two Kansas City Royals - All-Star reliever Kelvin Herrera and right fielder Alex Rios - have been diagnosed with chickenpox and will be away for at least two weeks to make sure no one else on the team comes down with it.
A young Kansas City Royals fan channeled his inner George Costanza while enjoying some ice cream Tuesday night. During the Royals' game against the Detroit Tigers, cameras caught up with the young fan eating ice cream the way it should be eaten: with no regrets. Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals have been gripped by an outbreak. It's not a deadly disease from a movie or a bad case of Athlete's Foot -- it's Chickenpox. Pitcher Kelvin Herrera and outfielder Alex Rios came down with the virus over the weekend...Show More Summary
Chickenpox vaccines aren’t as common around the globe as they are in the United States, and with players coming from all corners to (...)
Justin Verlander threw his fifth consecutive quality start, and Ian Kinsler homered and drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Tuesday night.
This little boy just crushed his ice cream Kansas City Royals little fan, get your ice cream cone eating on. Three words for you: Treat. Yo. Self. http://t.co/jfPl29dP9z pic.twitter.com/jXgBN96WKJ — MLB GIFS (@MLBGIFs) September 2, 2015 Just like the rest of the American League Central against the Royals, that ice cream never had a chance.
The Royals are all asking the same question this week as two of their own break out with the chickenpox: Did I have the chicken pox as a kid or is there a chance I could get it? Kelvin Herrera, relief pitcher and rightfielder, Alex Rios both contracted the chicken pox as they were finishing... Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals and Detroit Tigers are at opposite ends of the spectrum. The Royals have a commanding lead in the American League Central Division, sit 30 games above.500 and are poised to reach the postseason for the second consecutive...Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals have been almost unstoppable this season but on Tuesday they faced a very different challenge with two of their players sidelined by chicken pox.
With the playoffs likely in the cards for the Kansas City Royals, the last thing they want to worry about is whether a childhood illness will ravage the team. Unfortunately, that’s exactly the concern as right fielder Alex Rios and all-star relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera came down with chickenpox over the weekend. The Kansas City […]
The Kansas City Royals have hit an unexpected bump in their road to a repeat World Series bid. Or, to be more accurate, several bumps. A chickenpox outbreak in the Royals clubhouse will leave outfielder Alex Rios and relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera out for at least two weeks, per Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star. Show More Summary
The American League-leading Kansas City Royals acquired outfielder Jonny Gomes in a trade with the Atlanta Braves on Monday.
The Kansas City Royals added outfield depth Monday before the stretch run of the 2015 season in the form of Jonny Gomes. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports and Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com noted Kansas City received Gomes and cash in exchange for minor league infielder Luis Valenzuela. Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals and Tampa Bay Rays met at Tropicana Field this past weekend, which set up quite the matchup. No, not Johnny Cueto versus Evan Longoria. Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie against Rays ball boy Bobby. Guthrie, who is a starting pitcher, spent time in the weekend series sitting in the bullpen with the Kansas City relievers. Show More Summary
Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie didn’t take the mound Sunday in Tampa Bay, but he did get some work in along the third base (...)
With the calendar set to turn over to September, the stretch run has arrived on the 2015 MLB season, and it promises to be an exciting final month. The Kansas City Royals are currently the only team with a division lead larger than 5.5...Show More Summary