What an arm! Good luck catching Paige Parker’s pitches — not even the professionals could do it. Parker, a star softball player at the University of Oklahoma, got the chance to throw out the first pitch at a Kansas City Royals game last week — two weeks after the Sooners won the national championship for the second year is a row. Show More Summary
The sport may be called 'softball,' but there's nothing soft about it. University of Oklahoma softball pitcher Paige Parker proved that point after she was invited to throw the first pitch at a Kansas City Royals game on June 20. Parker hit the batting cages to warm-up with Royals catcher Drew Butera ahead of her first pitch. Show More Summary
Paige Parker made quite an impression on the Kansas City Royals.
Jason Vargas picked up his major league leading 11th victory as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2
Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna didn’t appear on Friday night against the Kansas City Royals, watching from the bench as Aaron Loup and Jason Grilli blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning of a 5-4 loss. “He wasn’t feeling well tonight. That’s all you need to know,” Manager John Gibbons told reporters after […]
Lorenzo Cain hit two homers and drove in three runs, and Ian Kennedy retired the first 17 Angels to end his 16-start winless skid in the Kansas City Royals' sixth consecutive victory, 3-1 over Los Angeles on Friday night. Cain posted the fifth multi-homer game of his career and his second in a...
Lorenzo Cain and Alex Gordon hit solo home runs as the Kansas City Royals picked up their fifth consecutive win, defeating the Los Angeles Angels 7-2
ANAHEIM — Considering the way the Angels have played over the past month, their 7-2 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night was predictable. Since May 26, the Angels haven’t won or lost more than two games in a row, simply treading water and alternating looking good and bad. Considering they’ve been without […]
Alcides Escobar hit a two-run double as part of a six-run sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 8-1
Lorenzo Cain hit two homers, including a grand slam that capped a nine-run rally in the eighth inning that sent the Kansas City Royals over the San Diego Padres 12-6
Jason Vargas tossed five solid innings for his eighth victory, Cheslor Cuthbert drove in three runs and the Kansas City Royals defeated the Houston Astros 7-5 on Wednesday night
Under the heading, “Kansas City Royals, stop lying about abortion,” an online petition group, Ultraviolet, is currently urging its followers to contact the baseball team to “cut ties with the Vitae Foundation” for “promoting extreme anti-choice propaganda” to women and children. This pro-abortion campaign comes on the heels of a successful campaign to censor pro-life […]
When a pitcher steps up against a fairly hard-hitting Detroit Tigers bullpen and pitches over six innings without a score, it’s worth noting. If it happens to be that player’s first night pitching in the Majors, that’s a true head-turner. Show More Summary
Eric Skoglund pitches Kansas City Royals past Justin Verlander, Detroit Tigers 1-0
Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez each drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers came from behind to defeat the Kansas City Royals 10-7 on Monday night
Kansas City Royals @ Cleveland Indians The Cleveland Indians benefited from both Josh Tomlin and their offensive in Sunday’s 10-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals. The defending American League champions were not only looking to avoid...Show More Summary
Jacoby Ellsbury made a spectacular play on the very first pitch of the Yankees’ 3-0 win over the Royals on Wednesday, crashing into the center field wall after a long sprint to rob Kansas City’s Alcides Escobar of an extra-base hit. However, the veteran outfielder paid a heavy price on the play, suffering a concussion that sent […]
New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury left Wednesday’s game against the Kansas City Royals because of a concussion and a sprained neck. Ellsbury banged his head into the center-field wall while catching Alcides Escobar’s fly ball on Luis Severino’s opening pitch. He stayed in for the...
Brett Gardner, Didi Gregorius and Chris Carter homered, and the New York Yankees beat Jason Vargas again in a 4-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals
Pinch hitter Kennys Vargas launched a tying, two-run homer in the ninth inning and Jorge Polanco hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th, lifting the Minnesota Twins over the Kansas City Royals 4-3