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Orange County Register 22 hours ago
Angels acquire RHP Brooks Pounders from Royals

Angels acquire RHP Brooks Pounders from Royals

The Angels acquired right-hander Brooks Pounders from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for minor league right-hander Jared Ruxer on Thursday. The Angels will bring Pounders to camp as a starting pitcher. He was a starter for most of his pro career...

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Kansas City Star 2 hours ago

Royals’ Alcides Escobar reportedly says he will boycott World Baseball Classic

The Venezuelan team at next year’s World Baseball Classic may be missing quite a few star players. Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez on Thursday shared a photo on Instragram of …
Kansas City Star 11 hours ago

David Glass’ stance on 2017 payroll shortchanges Royals’ championship core

Baseball’s offseason is only beginning, in what amounts to its adolescent years, but already the best hopes of many inside the Royals have been dashed by the man in charge. …

Yet another Rusty Kuntz baseball quiz

As anyone who spends any time out at Kauffman Stadium can tell you, if Royals coach Rusty Kuntz is on the field I’m usually talking to him. Rusty knows a …
Kansas City Star Dec 1, 2016

Hallmark’s Salvador Perez ornament is a hit — find out which Royal is next at bat

Looks like Hallmark Cards hit a home run with its Keepsake Ornament of Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez. The nearly 5-inch figurine, which was released in October, is sold …
Kansas City Star Dec 1, 2016

How MLB’s new labor agreement affects the Royals, especially regarding free agents

On early Wednesday night, in the hours before a midnight deadline, Major League Baseball’s owners and its players’ union agreed to terms on a five-year extension of their collective-bargaining agreement, …
Kansas City Star Nov 30, 2016

Hy-Vee can’t afford Kansas City Royals partnership anymore

The Kansas City Royals have gotten too pricy for Hy-Vee. The Iowa-based grocery chain has ended its 15-year marketing partnership after weeks of negotiations failed to find a deal it …
Kansas City Star Nov 30, 2016

Celebrate Bo Jackson’s birthday with five amazing plays with the Royals

Wednesday is Bo Jackson’s 54th birthday, and while it’s been more than a quarter century since he last played for the Royals, the highlights from his time in Kansas City …
Kansas City Star Nov 29, 2016

Royals unearthed 2008 commercial that never aired starring Alex Gordon, Billy Butler

Royals left fielder Alex Gordon completed his 10th season in the majors, which is another indication that time simply flies. That means that in 2008, Gordon was preparing for his …
Kansas City Star Nov 28, 2016

Edinson Volquez reportedly signs two-year deal with the Miami Marlins

The length of Edinson Volquez’s Royals career can be measured in months, a temporary sojourn that began two years ago, in the first week of 2015. Yet his place in …
Kansas City Star Nov 25, 2016

Royals prospect Josh Staumont can throw 100 mph, but now comes the hard part

The pitch that changed Josh Staumont’s life felt just like every other pitch, and if not for the story that follows, you would probably find the whole scene exceedingly routine. …

Can Cheslor Cuthbert play second base?

The Kansas City Royals expect to get third baseman Mike Moustakas back in 2017 so they have to figure out what to do with Cheslor Cuthbert. He’s out of options …
Kansas City Star Nov 25, 2016

How the Royals gave Caleb Schwab’s family their best day since their worst day

The haze of the awful, world-shaking nightmare hung low and thick. Scott and Michelle Schwab had lost their 10-year-old son in an unthinkable tragedy on Schlitterbahn’s Verrückt water slide fewer …
Kansas City Star Nov 22, 2016

Why Drew Butera’s new contract with Royals is a good deal for Salvador Perez

If you’re a Royals fan you probably already know catcher Drew Butera signed a two-year deal to stay in Kansas City. What you might not think about is why that’s …
Kansas City Star Nov 21, 2016

Royals’ Cuthbert plays second base in winter league appearance in Nicaragua

After working at second base during a brief stint in the Arizona Instructional League in October, the Royals’ Cheslor Cuthbert is playing the position again in winter ball. Cuthbert made …

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    Alcides Escobar

    Royals’ Alcides Escobar reportedly says he will boycott World Baseball Classic

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    Alex Gordon

    Royals unearthed 2008 commercial that never aired starring Alex Gordon, Billy Butler

  • Drew Butera

    Drew Butera

    Why Drew Butera’s new contract with Royals is a good deal for Salvador Perez

  • Salvador Perez

    Salvador Perez

    Hallmark’s Salvador Perez ornament is a hit — find out which Royal is next at bat

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    Ian Kennedy

    Royals’ Ian Kennedy on watching playoffs on TV: ‘It fuels that fire’

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