Kansas City Royals

There are relatively few people in the world who were less happy that the San Fransisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals in the seventh game of the 2014 World Series. See, I was the Royals Review staff member tasked with writing the recap of that game. Not only did I want the Royals to win, of course, but I most definitely did not want to write about the Royals losing (spoiler alert: I did indeed write about them losing).
Author: Royals Review
Posted: April 3, 2020, 6:00 pm
I had never pitched here professionally,” Adams said. I love playing catch and warming up and seeing mountains in the background. Playing where you’re from means a lot, and you got to play with a good intensity.
Author: Arizona Sports
Posted: April 3, 2020, 5:08 pm
I think that baseball will be back this year. I don’t know when it’s going to be back. I don’t think it’s going to be in June; I think it will be more toward the late summer.
Author: Royals Review
Posted: April 3, 2020, 12:00 pm
The Royals have some key fantasy assets — just don’t expect to find them in their pitching staff. Andy Behrens previews the team.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: April 2, 2020, 3:49 pm
Though the Detroit Tigers Opening day was canceled, Hunter Chamberlain and Mark Wolford decided to make the best of not going to the game. Livestream: Detroit Tigers (2-2) vs. Kansas City Royals When: Approximately 2 p.m. Where: Virtual version of Comerica Park.
Author: Detroit Free Press
Posted: April 1, 2020, 7:01 pm
In 2015, Gordon hit . good for a . wOBA and 122 wRC+, which is not especially great for a corner outfielder, but still pretty good.
Author: Beyond the Box Score
Posted: April 1, 2020, 5:00 pm
The Kansas City Royals are joining the wave of Kansas City stars making major donations to Harvesters. The team’s investors, players and Royals Charities are coming together to donate 500,000 meals to Harvesters, chairman and CEO John Sherman announced Tuesday. Our investors, our partners and our players share a deep connection to the Kansas City community, which is why the entire Royals family is coming together to do our part,” Sherman said.
Author: KSNT Topeka
Posted: April 1, 2020, 12:59 pm
Fox Sports Kansas City will replay the June 18 game from last season against the Seattle Mariners, and Whit Merrifield will be live-tweeting! I’m not going to ruin the outcome for you, but suffice to say, Whit Merrifield does some awesome things in this game. If you want to cheat, you can look at the box score here.
Author: Royals Review
Posted: March 31, 2020, 10:30 pm
Colombia’s soccer league has asked the country’s government to help clubs affected by the new coronavirus outbreak. The league tournament was stopped on March 13, with initial hopes for a restart in April. The head of the league, Jorge Enrique Vélez, says he doesn’t want taxpayer money but policies to support the affected.
Author: ABC News
Posted: March 31, 2020, 8:38 pm
China’s government has ordered all major sports events to remain suspended because of the coronavirus outbreak, meaning the country’s basketball league will have to push back its planned restart. The Chinese Basketball Association had hoped to resume play in mid-April but was denied government approval to do so. Instead, China’s General Administration of Sport issued a statement saying any large sporting events that draw crowds “are temporarily not being resumed.”
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: March 31, 2020, 4:26 pm
Poll Who was your favorite Royals player? Alcides Escobar vs. #9 Billy Butler Alcides Escobar was a gifted defensive shortstop whose clutch hitting earned him 2015 ALCS MVP honors. He also earned his only All-Star appearance that year and won his only Gold Glove.
Author: Royals Review
Posted: March 31, 2020, 4:00 pm
NEW ORLEANS – New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees announced Thursday that he and his wife Brittany are donating $5 million to the state of Louisiana in 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic. The priority now is helping our communities get through this tough time,” the NFL legend wrote on Instagram. According to the post, the Brees family will be working with a handful of organizations and companies to provide 10,000 meals per day to children, families and seniors in need “for as long as it ta…
Author: FOX 29 News Philadelphia
Posted: March 31, 2020, 1:55 pm
Colombia’s soccer league has asked the country’s government to help clubs affected by the new coronavirus outbreak. The league tournament was stopped on March 13, with initial hopes for a restart in April. The head of the league, Jorge Enrique Vélez, says he doesn’t want taxpayer money but policies to support the affected.
Author: wbal.com
Posted: March 31, 2020, 7:00 am
However, what we can do is see which team is composed of better players in their prime and see which team is a better one. We’ll do this by looking at Wins Above Replacement over each player’s most productive five-year period in their careers. Hitters will be evaluated via Fangraphs’ version of WAR and pitchers will be evaluated via Baseball-Reference’s version of WAR, because, in my opinion, that’s the most accurate way to judge players.
Author: Royals Review
Posted: March 30, 2020, 6:00 pm
Things got awfully blue in the seventh inning, as the Kansas City Royals melted a 4-0 lead and seemingly sent the Sox to a second straight loss. But a two-run bomb from Tim Anderson in the eighth erased the deficit, and a rally from the bench mob in the 10th won the game in dramatic fashion, 7-6. The Royals, who had announced Jakob Junis as today’s starter at the onset of the series, sprung opener Kevin McCarthy on Chicago to start the game.
Author: South Side Sox
Posted: March 28, 2020, 6:10 pm
Despite striking out fourteen times during the game the Kansas City Royals made the most of their new “ball contact avoidance during this virus” strategy defeating the Chicago White Sox 3-1 to begin their 2020 season on a winning note. Brad Keller pitched six and and a third shutout innings while both Salvador Perez and unlikely slugger Nicky Lopez placed solo shots over the wall.
Author: Royals Review
Posted: March 26, 2020, 9:58 pm