Tag: Kansas City Royals

Report: Royals closer Kelvin Herrera traded to Nationals

One of baseball's best relievers is on the move. According to a report, the Washington Nationals have acquired Kansas City Royals closer Kelvin Herrera. https://twitter.com/feinsand/status/1008861181015142401?s=21 Jon Heyman of FRS...
Mar 17, 2017; Fort Myers, FL, USA; A view of the Grapefruit League logo on official Rawlings baseball at JetBlue Park. The Astros won 6-2. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports, Khalil Lee

Banning the shift isn’t the answer to MLB’s drop in attendance and scoring

At a time when attendance across baseball is in a steep decline, everyone around the sport wants solutions. Quite often, the finger is pointed at a lack...

Royals reportedly trade Jon Jay to the Diamondbacks

The long anticipated Kansas City Royals fire sale has officially started. According to Rustin Dodd of The Athletic, Kansas City has traded veteran outfielder Jon Jay to...
2018 MLB Draft

Takeaways from first round of 2018 MLB Draft

The first round of the 2018 MLB Draft is in the books. The Detroit Tigers got things going by taking Auburn University pitcher Casey Mize first overall. Like...

Each MLB team’s hottest bat so far

Whether we're talking about the best team in the league, the worst, or any of the 28 in between, each MLB team has one hitter whose bat...

Report: Royals could soon begin massive fire sale

As the calendar nears June and MLB teams start to evaluate their outlook for the coming months, it appears at least one squad is almost ready to...

Most explosive MLB offenses, ranked from worst to first

Following an MLB team with a good offense makes the experience so much more exciting for fans. If a team with a bad offense surrenders a one...

WATCH: Royals player dyes his hair pink for young cancer survivor

Sometimes the greatest victories come off the field. For Kansas City Royals catcher Drew Butera, seeing seven-year-old Dagan Lingenfelter beat cancer provided an amazing feeling for everyone....

Winners and losers from MLB’s first quarter

While there's still a lot of baseball left to be played, the 2018 MLB season is now one-quarter old. That gives us more than enough of a...
Apr 6, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost walks back to the dugout in the sixth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. The Twins beat the Royals 5-3. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

Royals manager Ned Yost weighs in on Yanny vs. Laurel debate

Yanny or Laurel? Laurel or Yanny? Just what is being said in this clip has divided society like few things in our history. According to manager Ned...
Bartolo Colon return MLB

One ideal trade target for each MLB team

While we're still early in the MLB season, it's never too early to start thinking about trades. Teams generally have multiple players on their radars. But when...
The Colorado Rockies have reportedly asked about Dylan Bundy.

Twitter reacts to Royals destroying Orioles with four homers, 10 runs in first inning

Baltimore Orioles pitcher Dylan Bundy didn't make it out of the first inning Tuesday evening against the Kansas City Royals. Before he had managed to force one out,...
MLB star Chris Davis

10 MLB stars who need a change of scenery

On Friday, the New York Mets made a move that not too long ago, was unfathomable in MLB circles. They designated one time ace Matt Harvey for...
Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona 2017 MLB Postseason

Crazy stat shows how awful the AL Central is in 2018

More than a month into the MLB season, it's safe to say that the AL Central is struggling. Following the Cleveland Indians' loss to the New York...
Didi Gregorius

Each MLB team’s most pleasant surprise so far

Perhaps more than any other sport, baseball offers its fans a multitude of surprises each year. The 2018 MLB season has been no different. While a lot...

Winners and losers from first month of MLB season

Believe it or not, we're already one month into the 2018 MLB season. And while one month is far from a full season, it does give us...

Royals RP Blaine Boyer takes wheel after ice damages team bus, injures driver

A nasty ice storm in Toronto didn't simply postpone Monday's game between the Toronto Blue Jays and Kansas City Royals. It also seriously damaged the team bus...
Manny Machado

Each MLB team’s most glaring flaw

No MLB team is perfect. The most successful teams are not only the ones that can play to their strengths, but the ones that can expose the...

Salvador Perez out 4-6 weeks with MCL tear after slipping while carrying luggage

One would be hard pressed to find a catcher who's been more durable than Salvador Perez over the last five seasons. But the Kansas City Royals backstop...

Predicting 2018 MLB season standings and results

While spring officially got underway on March 20, Thursday will mark its true beginning with the start of the 2018 MLB season. Of course, each team will start...
Shohei Ohtani had a rough go if it during 2018 spring training

Winners and losers from 2018 spring training

With Opening Day less than a week away, we can just about put a bow on 2018 spring training. The play in both the Cactus and Grapefruit...
MLB stars Aaron Judge

Top storyline for each team heading into 2018 MLB season

By the time the 2018 MLB season is over, teams will have different ways of determining whether it was successful. In some cases, it's essentially Word Series...
Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas will be valuable free agents.

Report: Royals re-sign Mike Moustakas

In what has to be considered a surprising move around the baseball world, the Kansas City Royals have reportedly re-signed All-Star third baseman Mike Moustakas to a one-year...
Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger

Ranking MLB divisions, from worst to first

One of the greatest things about spring training is that it offers every team hope for the upcoming season. No matter who's favored, every team holds at...