The Kansas City Royals made a bold move on Sunday, acquiring Johnny Cueto from Cincinnati to give them a legitimate ace to anchor their rotation.Cueto, who is eligible for free agency after the season, was a 20-game winner last season and is 7-6 with a 2.62 ERA in 19 starts this year. Show More Summary
Eric Hosmer drove in four runs and Kendrys Morales added three R.B.I., and Kansas City opened a 10-game trip with a victory over spiraling Cleveland.
Eric Hosmer drove in four runs, Kendrys Morales added three RBIs and the Kansas City Royals opened a 10-game road trip with a 9-4 victory over the spiraling Cleveland Indians on Monday night.
The Cincinnati Reds are clear sellers in this year's MLB trade market, having dealt Johnny Cueto to the Kansas City Royals. Aroldis Chapman may be the next Reds pitcher shipped out ahead of the deadline on Friday. Continue for updates. San...Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals just sent a strong message to the rest of baseball by trading for Cincinnati Reds Johnny Cueto, as first reported by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. For the 2015 season, this is a great move for the Royals as they can now add an ace with a 2.62 ERA to a starting rotation that ranks just 10th in the American League with a 4.27 ERA. Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals acquired starting pitcher Johnny Cueto from the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday in a trade for three pitching prospects. Who got the better end of this deal? Did the Royals give up too much for Cueto? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report MLB Lead Writer Zach Rymer grade the Cueto trade in the video above. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
Making moves in Kansas City.
One very big name disappeared from the trade market Sunday, less than a week before Major League Baseball’s trade deadline.With the Kansas City Royals finalizing a trade with the Cincinnati Reds for starting pitcher Johnny Cueto, that...Show More Summary
After months of speculation, the high-profile trades across major league baseball are finally starting to come through. As we get closer to the trade deadline on July 31, we are likely to see a whole lot more. The Kansas City RoyalsShow More Summary
Kansas City acquired the right-hander Johnny Cueto in a deal with the Cincinnati Reds, then beat the Astros, 5-1.
The Kansas City Royals pulled the trigger on the first major deal ahead of the MLB trade deadline on July 31. Now, the question is whether any other teams will follow suit. The Royals laid down a marker for their intentions this year after acquiring Johnny Cueto on Sunday, per MLB.com's Jeffrey Flanagan. Show More Summary
All-Star pitcher Johnny Cueto has been traded by the Cincinnati Reds to the Kansas City Royals for left-handers Brandon Finnegan, John Lamb and Cody Reed, the teams said on Sunday.
The Kansas City Royals traded for Johnny Cueto, and then used Yordano Ventura's seven sharp innings to beat Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros 5-1 on Sunday.
If the Kansas City Royals were the best team in the American League without Johnny Cueto, they're still the best team with him, only better. That's not exactly a deep thought, but it is a scary one for the other AL hopefuls, who just...Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals strengthened their postseason aspirations Sunday by acquiring starting pitcher Johnny Cueto from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for three prospects.
The Kansas City Royals are hoping Johnny Cueto can help them win one more playoff game than they did a year ago.
On Saturday, the Kansas City Royals almost had a trade in place for Johnny Cueto, but there were problems with some medical records with a player the Cincinnati Reds was to get in return and the deal fell through. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports has tweeted that a deal went down on Sunday. Show More Summary
Ace in the hole.
Johnny Cueto won 20 games last season and has backed up his best year well, yet the Cincinnati Reds have opted to trade their All-Star pitcher to the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported news of the...Show More Summary
The Kansas City Royals have agreed to a deal to acquire Johnny Cueto, the Cincinnati Reds’ ace, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports.It is not yet clear what the Royals, who have baseball’s second-best record and the American League’s best, would give up for Cueto. Show More Summary