So far, the player affected most by the Royals’ acquisition of Melky Cabrera has been outfielder Jorge Bonifacio. Bonifacio, who had started nearly every game since he was called up on April 21, has seen his playing time drastically decrease.
Royals left-hander Danny Duffy and Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, who both spent lengthy stints on the disabled list this season, will square off for the second time this season on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium.
Royals All-Star catcher Salvador Perez exited Friday night’s 5-2 loss to the Mariners in the seventh inning after striking out to end the sixth.
Former Royal Jarrod Dyson looped the go-ahead RBI single to center in the seventh inning and red hot left-hander James Paxton won his seventh straight start as the Mariners rallied for a 5-2 win over the Royals on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium.
Following the month of July in which he became the first Mariners pitcher to win six games in a single month, left-hander James Paxton is set to face right-hander Jason Hammel and the Royals on Friday at Kauffman Stadium.
Royals manager Ned Yost was ejected in the fourth inning of Thursday night’s 6-4 win over the Mariners following a crew-chief review on Danny Valencia’s home run.
Melky Cabrera, who was acquired from the White Sox in a trade on Sunday, had just helped the Royals take a 5-3 lead in the seventh with an RBI single. With two out and the bases empty, Cabrera leapt, crashed into the wall and made the catch for the final out of the eighth inning.
Lorenzo Cain and Melky Cabrera produced RBI singles in the seventh inning, and Brandon Moss belted two home runs to help the Royals rally for a 6-4 win over the Mariners on Thursday night at Kauffman Stadium.
When former Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson walked into Kauffman Stadium on Thursday for the first time since he was traded to the Mariners, he remembered the despair he felt when the Royals were beaten at home in Game 7 of the 2014 World Series. Then, a smile crept to his face as he remembered how, […]
For whatever reason, Royals Gold Glove first baseman Eric Hosmer can’t seem to impress the alleged advanced defensive metrics such as Defensive Runs Saved (DRS) or Ultimate Zone Rating (UZR), which always seem to score him as a below-average defender.
The Royals came into Camden Yards as one of the hottest teams in baseball, and certainly the hottest offense in the American League over the past 14 games, averaging 6.4 runs per contest.
Jarrod Dyson spent the first seven seasons of his Major League career helping build the Royals into a postseason contender.