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Royals look toward future under new owner, manager

Sep. 30, 2019 2:58 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The moment the final out was made on another 100-loss season for the Kansas City Royals, fans immediately began gazing toward the future rather than lamenting the way things have been lately. There is a new owner on the way. New manager, too. And the Royals, who have been in the...

Yost stayed with Royals through toughest rebuilding years

Sep. 24, 2019 8:12 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After leading the Royals to their first World Series title in 30 years, Ned Yost wanted to stay through rebuilding. He assessed the team during the All-Star break, then told general manager Dayton Moore he planned to retire after this season. "I just feel like that this team is in a...

Royals manager Yost to retire as club's career wins leader

Sep. 23, 2019 1:36 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ned Yost did something that few thought possible when he took over the Kansas City Royals in 2010: He not only built the organization into a winner but delivered the long-suffering organization its first World Series title in three decades. Now, he's leaving the next rebuilding job...

Kansas City Royals being sold in deal expected to fetch $1B

Aug. 30, 2019 7:16 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — David Glass and his family had a very specific set of qualities they were searching for in a potential owner when they decided to put the Kansas City Royals on the market. They wanted an astute and successful businessman, someone with local ties who, perhaps most importantly, had a...

AP Sources: Royals ownership open to potential sale of club

Aug. 27, 2019 8:51 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The ownership of the Kansas City Royals is open to the possibility of selling the franchise if the right buyer is found, two people familiar with the situation told The Associated Press, and reports suggest that it could happen in the near future. The people spoke to the AP on...