Latest Kansas City Royals News

Chiefs QB Mahomes becomes part of Sporting KC club ownership

Jul. 27, 2021 15:45 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes has become part of MLS club Sporting Kansas City's ownership group. The Chiefs quarterback and 2018 NFL MVP had his stake in the soccer team announced Tuesday. “I am grateful for the opportunity to join...

Soler hits 2 HRs, again, as Royals beat White Sox 4-3

Jul. 26, 2021 23:52 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jorge Soler hit two home runs for the second straight game and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to six games with a 4-3 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night. Mike Minor (8-8) gave the Royals their fifth quality start...

Lynch, Soler and Perez lead Royals over Tigers 6-1

Jul. 25, 2021 18:01 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jorge Soler hit two home runs, Salvador Perez added a three-run blast and Daniel Lynch pitched eight scoreless innings for his first major league win as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 6-1 Sunday. The Royals grabbed a 4-0...

Perez, Santana homer in Royals' 9-8 victory over Tigers

Jul. 24, 2021 23:32 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez and Carlos Santana hit three-run homers in the Kansas City Royals' 9-8 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night. Perez hit his 23rd home run of the season to highlight a four-run fourth. Santana gave the Royals the lead...

O'Hearn, Royals end Tigers' 7-game winning streak, 5-3

Jul. 23, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ryan O’Hearn hit a three-run homer and Carlos Santana also connected as the Kansas City Royals beat Detroit 5-3 Friday night, ending the Tigers’ seven-game winning streak. The Tigers had been 7-0 since the All-Star break. It was their...

Orioles option Gutiérrez to Triple-A Norfolk

Jul. 22, 2021 21:09 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles optioned infielder Kelvin Gutiérrez to Triple-A Norfolk. The Orioles announced the move Thursday, which was a day off for the team before hosting a three-game series with Washington. Baltimore acquired the...

Keller, Royals complete season sweep of Brewers with 6-3 win

Jul. 21, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brad Keller is doing his part to make sure the Kansas City Royals withstand the injuries that have decimated their starting rotation. Keller earned his first win in over six weeks Wednesday to help the Royals complete a season sweep of the Milwaukee...

Royals top Brewers 5-2; early start for fans to watch Bucks

Jul. 20, 2021 20:38 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan O’Hearn and Jorge Soler homered as the Kansas City Royals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 Tuesday in a game that began early to give local fans a chance to watch their team in the NBA Finals. The start time was moved up four hours at American...

Road success helps Brewers take commanding NL Central lead

Jul. 19, 2021 13:06 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers are returning home with the biggest division lead of any National League team, but it’s their success away from Milwaukee that has helped them build a seven-game cushion. Milwaukee’s weekend sweep at NL...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Jul. 19, 2021 09:03 AM EDT

Youngstown Vindicator. July 18, 2021. Editorial: A meaningful message comes with new statue The planning, creation and unveiling of the commemorative Jackie Robinson-George Shuba “Handshake for the Century” statue in downtown Youngstown has been...