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
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — MJ Melendez hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning to send the Kansas City Royals past the Chicago White Sox 8-3 on Wednesday night. Melendez and Salvador Perez both had three hits and two RBIs for the Royals. Kyle Isbel drove in two runs and scored twice. After leading … More MJ Melendez leads the way for a Royals victory
In one of the first big moves near the trade deadline, the Kansas City Royals make a crucial move. It was announced on Wednesday night that the Royals have traded Andrew Benintendi to the New York Yankees. Kansas City will receive Minor Leaguers Beck Way (No. 21 on Yanks’ Top 30), Chandler Champlain and T.J. Sikkema (No. 19) in the trade, a source … More Royals trade Andrew Benintendi to Yankees
In one of the first big moves near the trade deadline, the Kansas City Royals make a crucial move. It was announced on Wednesday night that the Royals have traded Andrew Benintendi to the New York Yankees. Kansas City will receive Minor Leaguers Beck Way (No. 21 on Yanks’ Top 30), Chandler Champlain and T.J. … More Royals trade Andrew Benintendi to Yankees
We’re getting closer to the Aug. 2nd trade deadline. And everyone knows (or at least, should know) how beneficial having All-Star Juan Soto on the St. Louis Cardinals would be. In a lineup that already has Paul Goldschmidt and Nolan Arenado, having Soto would make the Cardinals one of the most formidable and dangerous lineups … More Despite eyes on Juan Soto, pitching remains a priority for Cardinals
The Royals scored seven runs in a three-inning span to earn their third consecutive win, a 7-0 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in front of an announced 16,616 in the first game of a three-game series at Kauffman Stadium on Monday night. The Royals pitching staff, recorded their sixth shutout of the season, and … More Royals shutout Angels to win their third straight!
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!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas man is suing the Kansas City Royals organization, saying it fired him because he is Black. Cleitus Ross also said that, in addition to racial discrimination, he also faced a hostile work environment at the Kansas City Urban Youth Academy. In 2016, the Royals broke ground on the facility … More Kansas man sues Royals organization alleging race discrimination, hostile work environment
TORONTO (AP) — Alejandro Kirk hit a two-run home run in the eighth inning, sending the Toronto Blue Jays to a 4-2 victory against the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. Kansas City (36-56), in last place in the AL Central, was without 10 unvaccinated players, including All-Star outfielder Andrew Benintendi and infielder Whit Merrifield, during … More Kirk’s 2-run homer in 8th lifts Blue Jays over Royals
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