Kansas City Royals

December 07, 2017 - 4:40 pm
The Kansas City Royals announced Thursday that the club has signed right-handed pitcher Scott Barlow to a one-year contract. Consistent with club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Barlow, 24, went 7-6 in 2017 with a 3.29 ERA (51 ER in 139.2 IP) and 160 strikeouts in 26 starts between...
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Wily Peralta - Allan Henry-USA TODAY Sports
December 05, 2017 - 7:40 pm
Right-hander Wily Peralta and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to a one-year contract worth $1,525,000, a deal that includes a club option for 2019. Peralta, 28, gets a $1.5 million salary next year and the chance to earn $1.25 million annually in performance bonuses. The option is for $3 million...
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Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
November 09, 2017 - 9:03 am
The Kansas City Royals have confirmed that manager Ned Yost sustained a broken pelvis on his property in Georgia. The Kansas City Star reports that Yost fell while working on an elevated platform used for hunting. The 62-year-old Yost was resting Wednesday at a hospital near Atlanta and expected to...
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November 07, 2017 - 4:31 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have extended qualifying offers to outfielder Lorenzo Cain, first baseman Eric Hosmer and third baseman Mike Moustakas. The team also announced Monday that pitcher Ian Kennedy did not opt out of his contract, and pitcher Mike Minor declined his mutual...
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Peter Aiken - USA TODAY Sports
October 01, 2017 - 6:50 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas, Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar tipped their caps and likely said goodbye to Kansas City's fans, and then the playoff-bound Arizona Diamondbacks ended the regular season with a 14-2 win over the Royals on Sunday. The foursome joined the Royals...
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Max Power
September 30, 2017 - 9:35 pm
KANSAS CITY, MO.(KNSS) - Jorge Bonifacio's three run home run in the sixth inning lifted the Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Arizona Diamond Backs. Jake Junis picked up his ninth win of the year pitching six innings allowing 5 hits, 2 earned runs, and striking out five. The Royals wrap up the...
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September 29, 2017 - 10:41 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ian Kennedy picked up his first home victory in more than a year as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Friday night. Kennedy (5-13) snapped a franchise record of 18 winless home starts, holding the postseason bound Diamondbacks to one run and...
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Danny Duffy - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
September 28, 2017 - 10:31 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Daniel Norris threw five scoreless innings to pick up his first victory in more than three months as the Detroit Tigers snapped a season-high nine-game losing streak by beating the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Thursday night. Norris (5-8) gave up two hits in five innings. He...
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Alex Gordon - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
September 27, 2017 - 10:42 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Paulo Orlando hit a two-run homer, his first of the season, as the Kansas City Royals rallied from a three-run deficit to beat Detroit 7-4 on Wednesday night, the Tigers' ninth straight loss. The Tigers are 4-22 in September and have been outscored 68-30 in the skid. The...
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Jason Vargas - Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
September 26, 2017 - 10:35 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas tied for the major league lead with his 18th victory, lifting the Kansas City Royals over the struggling Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Tuesday night. Vargas (18-10) went six innings to match Cleveland's Corey Kluber and the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw for most wins in the...
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