Shortly after wrapping up a 69-93 season, Kansas City announced that manager Mike Matheny and pitching coach Cal Eldred will not return in 2023. Just a few weeks ago, the Royals made massive changes atop the front office. Longtime president of baseball operations Dayton Moore was dismissed in late September, with general manager J.J. Picollo … More After three disappointing seasons, Royals fire manager Mike Matheny
Strong pitching and clutch hitting were the keys for Kansas City on Saturday night. Michael A. Taylor came off the bench and delivered a go-ahead home run in the eighth inning to set the stage for a 6-3 win over the Tampa Bay Rays. Not too long after Taylor’s home run, Bobby Witt Jr. smashed … More Brady Singer strikes out 12, Royals rally to win 6-3!
As the All-Star break draws near, the Kansas City Royals will be heading to Canada to face the Toronto Blue Jays. They look to end the first half of the season on a high note. But they’ll have to without some crucial players. Per Alec Lewis of The Athletic, that ten players will be placed … More Royals rule out 10 players against Blue Jays
What a season it has been for Salvador Perez. Not only did he finish first in Major League Baseball with 121 RBI’s, but he also tied Toronto’s Vladimir Guerrero Jr. for the home run lead with 48, which also tied Jorge Soler‘s franchise record of home runs in a season (2019). “People just texted me, … More Salvador Perez ends historic season atop MLB home run and RBI lists
Salvador Perez hit his 48th home run on the season Wednesday night, tying him with friend and former teammate Jorge Soler for the most in a single-season in Kansas City Royals history. Soler hit 48 in the 2019 season. A curtain (deservedly) followed the massive home run, in which the Kauffman Stadium crowd showed their … More Salvy ties HR record, but leaves due to injury
With a struggling Brady Singer, it didn’t look like the Royals were going to leave Yankee Stadium with a victory. The offense had other plans. Kansas City improved to 33-38 on the season, working their way back up the AL Central standings, with a rally to upset the New York Yankees 6-5 on Tuesday. And … More Offense comes alive in Royals upset over Yankees
Move over, Frank White. The current franchise face has passed you on the home run list. Salvador Perez hit his 161st career home run, passing White on the Royals’ all-time list Perez now ranks 6th all-time in Royals history in home runs. But Perez wasn’t the only star for the Royals on Saturday to dominate … More Salvy passes Royals legend in 5-1 victory
What was a huge issue last year for Kansas City, is turning into a big bright spot this season. Brady Singer pitched seven innings, allowing only one run, as the Royals defeated their AL Central rival Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Saturday afternoon. His command was on point throughout the afternoon, something that, according to Singer, … More Royals pitching shuts down Tigers