Kansas City Royals

Major League Baseball franchise in Kansas City, Missouri, United States

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Kansas City Royals: Major League Baseball franchise in Kansas City, Missouri, United States
The Kansas City Royals are an American professional baseball team based in Kansas City, Missouri. The Royals compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) Central division. The team was founded as an expansion franchise in 1969, and has played in four World Series, winning in 1985 and 2015, and losing in 1980 and 2014.


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ShowBiz Minute: Latin Grammys, BTS, Royals

Latin Grammys: Lafourcade, Rosalía win big; BTS call new album a "letter of hope;" Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrate 73rd wedding anniversary (Nov. 20) - Published

Reading 0-3 Stoke City: Royals suffer third straight defeat

Championship leaders Reading suffer a third straight defeat after Stoke City capitalise on defensive errors by the Royals.
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Coventry City 3-2 Reading: Sky Blues end Royals' unbeaten Championship start

Leaders Reading fall to their first Championship defeat of the season as Coventry pick up their first league win in seven attempts.
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ShowBiz Minute: Davis; Royals; 'Wicked'

British guitarist and bandleader Spencer Davis dies aged 81; Duke and Duchess of Sussex convene Time100 Talks episode aimed at making online communities safer and free of misinformation; Director.. - Published

Thom Brennaman Resigns As Reds Announcer Weeks After On-Air Homophobic Slur

Thom Brennaman is officially OUT as Cincinnati Reds play-by-play man ... the 57-year-old formally resigned from his position weeks after he used a homophobic slur on air. Remember, back on Aug. 19,.. - Published

Alex Gordon will retire at end of 2020 MLB season after 14 years with Kansas City Royals

Alex Gordon is retiring from baseball after 14 seasons in the majors, all with the Kansas City Royals. - Published

ShowBiz Minute: Hollywood, Royals, Emmys

Hollywood unions, studios agree on rules to start production; Duchess of Sussex's lawyers deny she cooperated with royal book authors; Another record low in viewership for "Pandemmys." (Sept. 22) - Published

Thom Brennaman apologizes for using homophobic slur during Reds-Royals broadcast

Fox Sports Ohio broadcaster Thom Brennaman used a homophobic slur during the telecast of a Reds-Royals doubleheader in Kansas City. - Published

Reds Announcer Thom Brennaman Drops Homophobic Slur On Hot Mic During MLB Game

Cincinnati Reds announcer Thom Brennaman uttered an offensive, homophobic slur while calling the Reds game Wednesday ... apparently not realizing his microphone was on. Brennaman -- who was announcing.. - Published

Former Chicago Cubs, Kansas City Royals manager Jim Frey dies at 88

Jim Frey, who managed the Kansas City Royals and Chicago Cubs to postseason berths in the 1980s, died Sunday at the age of 88. - Published

Kansas City Royals' Whit Merrifield on missing 2018 All-Star Game: 'Jose Altuve took my spot'

Add Whit Merrifield to the list of MLB players upset with the Houston Astros for their electronic sign stealing operation. - Published

ShowBiz Minute: Jackson, Jenner, Royals

New life likely for lawsuits from Michael Jackson accusers; Kylie Jenner sells stake in beauty empire to CoverGirl owner; Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend annual Royal Variety Performance in.. - Published

Kansas City Royals hire Mike Matheny as manager, per reports

Mike Matheny was hired by the Kansas City Royals to be the team's next manager. He'd previously managed the St. Louis Cardinals earlier this decade. - Published

Owner David Glass agrees to sell Kansas City Royals to local businessman for $1 billion

Kansas City businessman John Sherman has finalized an agreement with David Glass to purchase the Royals for $1 billion. - Published

Red Sox, Royals suspended by rain tied 4-4 in 10th

The series finale between the Boston Red Sox and Kansas City Royals was suspended by rain with the score tied 4-4 in the top of the 10th inning - Published

Biggio's homer sends Blue Jays to 7-3 win over Royals

Cavan Biggio hits go-ahead homer in 8th inning as Toronto Blue Jays beat Kansas City Royals 7-3 - Published

Kipnis hits slam, Indians rout Royals 9-1

Jason Kipnis hit a grand slam in the first inning, and Mike Clevinger struck out seven and remained perfect against Kansas City as the Cleveland Indians routed the Royals 9-1 - Published

Royals trade RP Jake Diekman to A's amid flurry of roster moves

Royals trade left-handed reliever Jake Diekman to Oakland for two minor league prospects. - Published

Ramirez's 3-run homer leads Indians over Royals 8-3

Jose Ramirez homered for the second consecutive game, a three-run shot that sent rookie Zach Plesac and the Cleveland Indians past the Kansas City Royals 8-3 - Published

Francisco Lindor hits foul ball that sends 3-year-old to hospital

Cleveland Indians star Francisco Lindor hit a foul ball that injured a child in a 5-4 win over the Kansas City Royals - Published

Mercado gets 5 hits, Indians top Royals 10-5, 6th win in row

Rookie Oscar Mercado went 5 for 5 and drove in two runs as the Cleveland Indians won their sixth straight game by defeating the Kansas City Royals 10-5 - Published

Yankees get speedy OF Terrance Gore from Royals for cash

Speedy outfielder Terrance Gore has been traded to the New York Yankees by the Kansas City Royals for cash - Published

Sparkman shuts down White Sox in Royals' 11-0 win

Glenn Sparkman pitched a five-hitter for his first career complete game, Whit Merrifield and Hunter Dozier both had three hits including a home run, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White.. - Published

White Sox outfielder Eloy Jimenez exits with apparent injury after bizarre collision

Chicago White Sox outfielder Eloy Jimenez exited Tuesday's game against the Royals after he collided with Charlie Tilson on the warning track. - Published

Cubs get catcher Maldonado from Royals for LHP Montgomery

The Chicago Cubs have acquired catcher Martin Maldonado in a trade with Kansas City that sent left-hander Mike Montgomery to the Royals - Published

Maldonado, Soler hit home runs, Royals beat Tigers 8-5

maldonado, soler hit home runs, royals beat tigers 8-5
Martin Maldonado and Jorge Soler hit late homers and Whit Merrifield scored on a wild pitch as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-5 ......
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Bubba Starling makes major league debut with Royals

Bubba Starling has finally reached his goal of getting to the major leagues with the Kansas City Royals - Published

Royals and celebrities spotted at Wimbledon

Royals and celebrities spotted during the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club. - Published

Nationals use 3-run eighth to beat Royals 5-2 and win series

Anthony Rendon doubled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles homered, and the Washington Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 to ride a wave of momentum into.. - Published

Scherzer stays hot, Nationals blank Royals 6-0

Max Scherzer sustained a dominant stretch with seven strong innings, Kurt Suzuki homered and the Washington Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 6-0 - Published

Royals score 3 in 11th inning to outlast Nationals 7-4

Adalberto Mondesi hit a go-ahead single in the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals edged the Washington Nationals 7-4 to snap a four-game losing streak - Published

LEADING OFF: Nationals look to stay hot versus Royals

LEADING OFF: Nationals look to stay hot versus Royals, McKay pitches for Rays against Yankees - Published

Lindor, Ramirez help Indians sweep Royals with 8-4 clincher

Francisco Lindor drives in 3 runs as Cleveland Indians sweep Kansas City Royals with 8-4 win - Published

Wimbledon 2019: Royals, Aussie antics & cheeky children - day two funnies

Watch the quirkier moments from day two at Wimbledon as Angelique Kerber returns to Centre Court and the Duchess of Cambridge makes an appearance.
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Kepler, Rosario help rally Twins to 8-7 win over Royals

Max Kepler's RBI single drove in the tiebreaking run and Eddie Rosario added a run-scoring hit to cap Minnesota's three-run rally in the eighth and the Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-7 - Published

Garver's homer backs Gibson in Twins' 2-0 win over Royals

Mitch Garver's 2-run homer in the eighth inning backed Kyle Gibson's eight scoreless innings as Twins beat Royals 2-0. - Published

Soler, Cuthbert help rally Royals to 3-2 win over Tigers

Jorge Soler had the tying RBI double in the eighth inning and Cheslor Cuthbert followed with the go-ahead run-scoring single to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers - Published

Jiménez hits long home run, leading López, White Sox over KC

Eloy Jiménez launched a 471-foot home run, Reynaldo López bounced back with six effective innings and the Chicago White Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-2 - Published

Giolito dominant in 7th straight win as White Sox top Royals

Lucas Giolito worked into the eighth inning and had a career-high 11 strikeouts to win his seventh consecutive start, outdueling Brad Keller as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 - Published

Mondesi has 3 hits, helps KC beat ChiSox to end skid at 6

Adalberto Mondesi had three hits and two RBIs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 6-4 to end a six-game losing streak - Published

Núñez hits 3-run shot to send Red Sox past Royals, 8-3

Eduardo Núñez belted a pinch-hit, three-run homer to break open a close game in the eighth inning, and the Red Sox went on to beat the Royals 8-3 - Published