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Royals Review 2 hours ago
Game 125: Kansas City Royals vs. Baltimore Orioles

Game 125: Kansas City Royals vs. Baltimore Orioles

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports Five years ago, this matchup was meaningful Kansas City Royals (44-80) @ Baltimore Orioles (39-85) Jorge López (1-7, 6.51 ERA) vs. John Means (8-8, 3.76 ERA) First pitch- 6:05 CT Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore, Maryland Quick Hits: Adalberto Mondesi to begin rehab assignment today with Triple-A Omaha. He will play tomorrow per Jeffrey Flanagan. Next spring training, the Royals will finish up with exhibition games against the Brewers at Miller Park. (March 23-24). They will not play in Omaha. Kansas City was 4-2 against Baltimore last...
Royals Review 6 hours ago
Royals Review Radio: The checking in on other rebuilds episode

Royals Review Radio: The checking in on other rebuilds episode

How are the rebuilds in Miami, Detroit, and Chicago going? We’re taking a week off from talking Royals baseball to look at other rebuilding teams around baseball. Our Max Rieper talks to Luis Davila at Fish Stripes, to discuss the Marlins, Rob Rogacki at Bless You Boys, to discuss the Tigers, and Brett Ballantini at South Side Sox, to discuss the White Sox. Among the topics we discuss: Will Marlins ownership commit to spending money once they are ready to compete? Is the Tigers front office up to the task of rebuilding? Are the White Sox closer than other rebuilding teams to competing and...
Royals Review 7 hours ago
Baltimore Orioles Series Preview: This series is less fun than 2014

Baltimore Orioles Series Preview: This series is less fun than 2014

Aug 18, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; Baltimore Orioles second basemam Jonathan Villar (2) high fives Baltimore Orioles third baseman Renato Nunez (39) along with Baltimore Orioles designated hitter Trey Mancini (16) after hitting a three run home run during the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Gregory J. Fisher | Gregory Fisher-USA TODAY Sports It’s only five years on the calendar, but there’s been an awful lot of losses since the Royals 2014 ALCS sweep. All eyes in baseball will be on Baltimore to see if the Royals and Orioles can be the first...
Royals Review 9 hours ago
Dayton Moore’s free agent nightmare season mercifully comes to a close

Dayton Moore’s free agent nightmare season mercifully comes to a close

Photo by Frank Jansky/Icon Sportswire via It couldn’t have gone much worse. With Billy Hamilton designated for assignment the purge is complete. The Royals signed eight free agents who opened the season in Kansas City. All are gone. In some cases, there were trades. In others, underperformance and/or trade deadline factors led to a release. Some players have found new clubs. Others—including Hamilton as of this writing—have not. This is Dayton Moore’s annus horribilis. Of course, not all was lost. Martin Maldonado was signed out of necessity once Salvador Perez hit the injured...
KC Kingdom 11 hours ago

Kansas City Royals: Alex Gordon has options this offseason

Alex Gordon has been a member of the Kansas City Royals since they took him with the second overall pick in 2005. His contract is set to expire at the end of the season, but is that all she wrote? Gordon has some options to explore. It’s weird to think about, but the Kansas City […] Kansas City Royals: Alex Gordon has options this offseason - KC Kingdom - KC Kingdom - Royals, Chiefs, Jayhawks, Kansas State, Mizzou & More