Bret Saberhagen turned 20 early during his rookie season in 1984, which ended with his Royals losing to the Tigers in the American League Championship Series. The next year, Saberhagen, at age 21, started and won Game 7 of the World Series.
The attorney for Royals left-hander Danny Duffy entered a plea of not guilty on his behalf Friday morning to a charge of driving under the influence.
The Royals began firming up their coaching staff for 2018 and hitting coach Dale Sveum will switch roles and become the bench coach, general manager Dayton Moore said Wednesday.
Royals general manager Dayton Moore held his end-of-the-season news conference Wednesday, and eventually the question of the open Braves general manager position surfaced, as one would expect.
Jim Callis checks in on the Royals’ Arizona Fall League contingent, led by No. 11 prospect Nicky Lopez and catcher Nick Dini.
The Royals’ 2017 regular season was over less than 24 hours when general manager Dayton Moore boarded a plane to Phoenix to check out his next wave of prospects in the Instructional League.
As the Royals gear up for their 50th season in 2018, the club has announced it will produce a special-edition coffee-table book to commemorate the anniversary.
A plethora of Royals’ prospects led the way in the Arizona Fall League as Surprise topped Scottsdale, 11-1, on Saturday night at Scottsdale Stadium.
It’s still very early, but the Royals’ 2017 Draft crop has the potential to be their best in a decade. Their top five selections are potential building blocks as Kansas City likely will begin to rebuild after an expected free-agent exodus this offseason.
While the Royals won’t have immediate replacements ready to fill all of their upcoming holes, they do have some promising position players in their pipeline. Arguably their three best prospects — first baseman Nick Pratto and outfielders Khalil Lee and Seuly Matias — are taking part in Kansas City’s instructional league program in Surprise, Ariz.
When will Salvador Perez move to first base? Is there a Minor League closer who is ready for the show? What happens with Terrance Gore? MLB Royals beat reporter Jeffrey Flanagan answers these questions and more in his Inbox.