Detroit Tigers (23-34, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Kansas City Royals (25-34, fourth in the AL Central) Kansas City, Kansas; Sunday, 1:05 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Detroit: Jordan Zimmermann (0-0, 9.64 ERA) Kansas City: Brady Singer (3-5, 4.40 ERA) LINE: Tigers favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: Miguel Cabrera and the Tigers will take on the Royals Sunday. The Royals are 16-23 against the rest of their division.
Posted: September 27, 2020, 6:48 am
Niko Goodrum and Austin Romine keyed a three-run first inning, and the Detroit Tigers edged the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Saturday night. The Tigers made the third start for Kansas City right-hander Carlos Hernandez one to forget. Detroit got to Hernandez in the first inning on Goodrum’s RBI single, and Romine followed with a two-run double.
Posted: September 27, 2020, 4:06 am
In case you hadn’t heard, Alex Gordon is retiring after tomorrow’s baseball game. The Royals have done a couple neat things to honor him with the little time they have left with him on the team. You probably already heard about the plaques above his locker that will forever bear an image of his pose as he rounded first base after hitting the game-tying home run of Jeurys Familia in Game 1 of the 2015 World Series next to his number 4.
Posted: September 27, 2020, 2:11 am
Adalberto Mondesi smashes a solo home run to left field, cutting the Royals’ deficit to 3-1 in the bottom of the 1st inning
Posted: September 26, 2020, 11:33 pm
Louis Cangiano goes over today’s top MLB DFS plays. (Getty Images)
Posted: September 26, 2020, 4:44 pm
Condensed Game: Adalberto Mondesi went 3-for-3 with an RBI triple to back Brad Keller’s six scoreless innings in the Royals’ 3-2 win
Posted: September 26, 2020, 4:40 am
Adalberto Mondesi drills a triple up the right-field line and plates Franchy Cordero to pad the Royals’ lead to 2-0 in the 2nd inning
Posted: September 26, 2020, 12:42 am
Ryan O’Hearn draws a bases-loaded walk to score Whit Merrifield and open the scoring in the 1st inning
Posted: September 26, 2020, 12:25 am
Royals outfielder Alex Gordon announced his retirement on Thursday after 14 years with the team.
Posted: September 24, 2020, 7:09 pm
Spencer Limbach runs through the best MLB DFS Plays, Bargains, and GPP Pivots for the evening slate (7:10 ET) on Thursday, September 24. (Getty Images)
Posted: September 24, 2020, 4:19 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Cardinals are headed back to Busch Stadium with their playoff fate still in their hands.
Posted: September 24, 2020, 3:55 am
The Royals placed outfielder Bubba Starling and right-hander Kyle Zimmer on the injured list and returned left-hander Mike Montgomery and outfielder Franchy Cordero from rehab assignments as part of a series of roster moves to set them up for the final five games of the season. Kansas City also recalled right-hander Jakob Junis, optioned infielder Erick Mejia to its alternate training site and transferred right-hander Matt Harvey to the 45-day injured list to create the necessary roster space.
Posted: September 23, 2020, 10:26 pm
Austin Gomber heard longtime Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright say that his goal before pitching a complete game against Milwaukee last week was to throw no more than 12 pitches in any inning. With the same target in mind, the reliever-turned-starter proceeded to throw six innings of four-hit ball in a crucial spot start against Kansas City on Tuesday night.
Posted: September 23, 2020, 3:56 am