When Royals left-handed reliever Scott Alexander gave up a 3-2 lead in the seventh inning Saturday night against the White Sox, there had to be a feeling of here-we-go-again among the Royals’ faithful. But after Melky Cabrera belted a two-run home run in the eighth to answer, the Royals’ bullpen finished off the White Sox […]
Royals right-hander Trevor Cahill, on the disabled list with a right shoulder impingement, was back with the team on Friday after having an MRI in Kansas City on Thursday.
Royals outfielder Melky Cabrera made his first trip back to Chicago on Friday and back to see his former White Sox teammates.
Royals left-hander Danny Duffy gave his team six strong innings of two-run ball, but a few mistakes in the seventh tarnished his night.
Rookie Adam Engel’s second triple fueled a four-run seventh, capped by Tim Anderson’s two-run home run, as the White Sox surged to a 6-3 win over the slumping Royals on Friday night at Guaranteed Rate Field.
Royals right-hander Ian Kennedy will square off against White Sox righty James Shields on Saturday in the middle game of this series at Guaranteed Rate Field.
The Royals will head to Omaha, Neb., to play their top affiliate next spring.
The Royals on Thursday placed struggling right-hander Trevor Cahill on the 10-day disabled list because of right shoulder impingement syndrome, and they recalled right-hander Kevin McCarthy from Triple-A Omaha.
Right-hander Reynaldo Lopez will make his White Sox debut on Friday night as Chicago hosts the Royals at Guaranteed Rate Field. Lopez will be opposed by Royals ace left-hander Danny Duffy.
After a sloppy start, Thursday’s Royals-Cardinals game turned into a tense, one-big-clutch-hit-after-another affair until the Cardinals’ bullpen finally calmed matters late in an 8-6 win.
Lorenzo Cain had a special night offensively Thursday, posting his first four-hit game of the season in the Royals’ 8-6 loss to the Cardinals. But the one at-bat he’ll remember most was a near-miss.
The Cardinals and Royals are in the midst of close playoff races and both teams will look to keep pace in their respective leagues with the final game of their home-and-home series set for St. Louis on Thursday with Lance Lynn facing Jason Hammel.