After three disappointing seasons, Royals fire manager Mike Matheny

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

Salvy has thumb surgery; plans on returning in ’22

KANSAS CITY — The Kansas City Royals will be without their longtime catcher for an extended period of time, as the club announced Friday. Salvador Perez had successful surgery to repair the ulnar collateral ligament on his left thumb. But fear not, Royals fans: Perez is expected to return to play this season. Manager Mike Matheny said … More Salvy has thumb surgery; plans on returning in ’22

Bobby Witt, Jr. has the chance to change the Royals’ fortunes

The baby-faced young star the Royals selected second overall in the MLB Draft less than three full years ago as the best high school player in the country has now arrived at the doorstep of the Major Leagues with even more momentum behind his name and his game. Bobby Witt, Jr. is set to make … More Bobby Witt, Jr. has the chance to change the Royals’ fortunes