10:18 PM EDT, Fri August 23, 2019
Royals Review 3 hours ago
Game 129: Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians

Game 129: Kansas City Royals vs. Cleveland Indians

Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports Last meeting with the Tribe Kansas City Royals (45-83) @ Cleveland Indians (74-54) Jakob Junis (8-11, 4.78 ERA) vs. Zach Plesac (6-4, 3.53 ERA) First pitch- 6:10 CT Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio Quick Hits: Eric Skoglund re-called from Triple-A Omaha, Richard Lovelady optioned. Skoglund will start Sunday according to Ned Yost. Kansas City will wear all-white for its Players’ Weekend uniform. Junis has allowed three runs or less in three starts in August. (18 1⁄3 innings, six earned runs). In his last 15 games, Bubba Starling is 6-51 with 20...
Call to the Pen 7 hours ago

The Boston Red Sex send the Kansas City Royals home early

On Thursday, the Boston Red Sox and Kansas City Royals faced off in a 12-minute matchup that ended in one of this season’s strangest walk-offs. On the date of August 8th, the Kansas City Royals and Boston Red Sox had a hard-fought battle into the 10th inning only to be stopped abruptly due to inclement […] The Boston Red Sex send the Kansas City Royals home early - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Royals Review 10 hours ago
Cleveland Indians Series Preview: Last battle of the season

Cleveland Indians Series Preview: Last battle of the season

Aug 17, 2019; Bronx, NY, USA; Cleveland Indians right fielder Yasiel Puig (66) at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz | Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports The Indians have a different look than the last time the Royals saw them, and now Puig is their friend. The Royals are currently circling the drain if they haven’t already circled it. Now they head to Cleveland where they’ll have an opportunity to help the Indians get closer to the Minnesota Twins for the American League Central division title. The Indians have a pretty different look than the last time these two teams faced...
KC Kingdom 11 hours ago

Kansas City Chiefs who have improved their situations this preseason

The time of year has come where teams are about to make roster cuts and begin narrowing down to the final depth chart. Which members of the Kansas City Chiefs have improved their situations the most so far? Certain players are beginning to separate themselves and find their role on the team. With some players […] Kansas City Chiefs who have improved their situations this preseason - KC Kingdom - KC Kingdom - Royals, Chiefs, Jayhawks, Kansas State, Mizzou & More
Royals Review 12 hours ago
Let’s discuss what went right for Dayton Moore last offseason

Let’s discuss what went right for Dayton Moore last offseason

Photo by Stephen Brashear/ An ode to Homer. Time to give some credit where it’s due. Earlier this week, I wrote about how by any standard, Royals General Manager Dayton Moore had an abysmal off season. One name I left off the ledger (intentionally, not to conform to some preconceived notion) was Homer Bailey. Bailey was excluded for two reasons. One: He was not on the Opening Day roster. Opening Day is not some arbitrary point on the baseball calendar. It’s literally the first day of the season. It’s the data point where payrolls are calculated. Even though he was as good as on...