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Castillo falters, M's blow 9-run lead; KC's 11-run 6th wins

Sep. 25, 2022 19:26 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Luis Castillo, fresh off signing a rich contract with Seattle, got chased as the Kansas City Royals erupted for 11 runs in the sixth inning and a wild, 13-12 win Sunday that cost the Mariners a chance to move up in the AL wild-card standings. The Mariners...

Royals bullpen clutch in holding off fast-fading Twins 5-2

Sep. 21, 2022 23:47 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It was altogether fitting that on the day the Kansas City Royals fired Dayton Moore, they beat the fast-fading Minnesota Twins using the same blueprint that their longtime front office executive once used to build them into a winner. Some timely hits,...

Melendez, Perez lead Royals to 5-4 comeback win over Twins

Sep. 20, 2022 23:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — MJ Melendez hit a two-run homer, Salvador Perez drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out double in the seventh inning, and the Kansas City Royals held off the rapidly fading Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Tuesday night to open their final homestand of the season. ...

Martinez has RBI single in 8th, Red Sox beat Royals 2-1

Sep. 16, 2022 23:22 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — J.D. Martinez had an RBI single in the eighth inning and the Boston Red Sox rallied late to beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Friday night. Martinez's single to left was just the third hit for Boston, which had just tied it up when reliever Scott Barlow walked Jason...

Perez's sac fly in 9th lifts Royals to win over Guardians

Sep. 08, 2022 00:37 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez’s sacrifice fly in the ninth gave the Kansas City Royals a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Guardians on Wednesday night, avoiding a three-game sweep. The Royals entered the ninth trailing 1-0, but Emmanuel Clase walked the first two batters...

Witt's go-ahead double in 8th lifts Royals past Tigers, 3-2

Sep. 04, 2022 18:28 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Bobby Witt Jr.'s eighth-inning double drove in the go-ahead run and the Kansas City Royals edged the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Sunday. Witt Jr., who on Saturday became the fifth first-year player in major league history to have 20 home runs and 20 stoles bases, reached...

Myers homers, Darvish finds groove as Padres top Royals 4-3

Aug. 27, 2022 23:10 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Wil Myers hit a two-run homer against his former team, Yu Darvish recovered from a rocky start and the San Diego Padres beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Saturday night. After falling behind 3-0 in the first inning, the Padres took the lead in the third and...

Waters breaks tie with walk, Royals beat White Sox 6-4

Aug. 22, 2022 19:17 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Drew Waters drew a bases-loaded walk to break an eighth-inning tie in his major league debut, boosting the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday in a game rescheduled because of the lockout in April. Joe Kelly (1-3), the...

Massey sac fly in 10th gives Royals 3-2 win over Rays

Aug. 19, 2022 23:44 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Michael Massey hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning, and the Kansas City Royals made three big defensive plays in the bottom half to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Friday night, ending a four-game skid. Massey drove in automatic runner Michael A....

Dodgers' 12-game win streak ends; Singer, Royals blank LA

Aug. 14, 2022 18:13 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brady Singer pitched six dominant innings and the Kansas City Royals ended the Dodgers' 12-game winning streak, blanking Los Angeles 4-0 Sunday. A day after hitting six home runs in a romp, the Dodgers were held to just two hits. The Dodgers...