Major League Baseball will open the 2021 season on April 1 and hopes to have every team play its first game on the same day for the first time since 1968. The league released the full schedule Thursday, two weeks before it plans to begin a 2020 season that’s been delayed and shortened by the coronavirus pandemic. MLB intended to start this season on March 26, its earliest opening date ever except for international games.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 7:32 pm
Due to the coronavirus outbreak suspending the 2020 MLB season, we’re rewatching the three San Francisco Giants postseason runs, game-by-game, on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday nights at 6 p.m. PT, with a gamethread for each. The San Francisco Giants put a beatdown on the Kansas City Royals in Game 4 of the World Series, winning 11-4 to tie the series 2-2.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:32 am
BD Max System Test for the coronavirus returned false positives 3 percent of the time.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 3:43 pm
Louis] is going to be a pretty good team and we have to play them six times. We’re playing a team that has a chance to be pretty good. Besides, it still seems unlikely there will be any fans at any MLB ballparks come August.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 12:00 pm
Today’s lineups: MIN: Max Kepler RF, Jorge Polanco SS, Nelson Cruz DH, Miguel Sano 1B, Eddie Rosario LF, Josh Donaldson 3B, Mitch Garver C, Luis Arraez 2B, Byron Buxton CF, Jose Berrios P KCR: Khalil Lee RF, Whit Merrifield 2B, Jorge Soler DH, Hunter Dozier 3B, Ryan O’Hearn 1B, Nicky Lopez SS, Brett Phillips CF, Salvador Perez C, Alex Gordon LF, Glenn Sparkman P This game started as a high scoring shoot-out. Both teams had four-plus runs on the board within the first three innings.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 3:02 am
If at first you don’t succeed, try first again. In 2008 Vallejo High School graduate Damon Hollins had already been a veteran in the major leagues when he was attempting to make the big league club with the Kansas City Royals. Unfortunately, he didn’t survive the last spring training cuts.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 9:52 pm
The richest contract in sports now resides in one of its smallest markets. Patrick Mahomes will be paid half a billion dollars to play quarterback for the Chiefs over the next dozen years, his decision to sign a contract extension representing one of the biggest days in Kansas City history. The Chiefs are locked into a 24-year-old Super Bowl and regular-season MVP at a position that only nine seasons ago included Matt Cassel, Brodie Croyle and Tyler Palko throwing footballs.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 8:58 pm
Red Sox manager Roenicke said Tuesday that starting pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez and prospect Bobby Dalbec have both tested positive for COVID-19. Rodriguez has yet to report to camp after previously informing the team that he had been around relatives who had been ill. Dalbec, a 25-year-old third baseman, is also at home and currently is asymptomatic.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 8:54 pm
The Kansas City Royals say right-hander Brad Keller and first baseman Ryan O’Hearn have tested positive for COVID-19. The 24-year-old Keller is in his third season with Kansas City after joining the organization as a Rule 5 selection in December 2017. ”Of course I was devastated when I heard the news … that I had two positive tests,” Keller said in a statement Tuesday.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 8:51 pm
The Cleveland Indians have released their 60-game regular season schedule on Monday evening. As first reported by 3News’ Nick Camino, the Tribe will open up on Friday, July 24 against the Kansas City Royals at Progressive Field. For this season, the Indians will face each AL Central team 10 times for a total of 40 games.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 8:15 pm
How many games will the Kansas City Royals win in the 60-game 2020 MLB season? We look at the Royals‘ MLB futures odds, including their projected 2020 win total and Over/Under odds at BetMGM, and make our best bet. Kansas City Royals’ 2019 recap The Royals recorded a poor .
Posted: July 7, 2020, 5:00 pm
July 31 – vs. Chicago White Sox, 7:05 p.m. Aug. 1 – vs. Chicago White Sox, 6:05 p.m. Aug. 2 – vs. Chicago White Sox, 12:05 p.m.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 4:56 pm
This ball can very much represent the 2020 Major League Baseball “season” Baseball has suffered during the pandemic The sport has been through a brutal stretch of awfulness over the past several months, stemming from the entire saga of the Houston Astros sign-stealing scandal and then with the Coronavirus bringing things to a screeching halt just a few weeks before the original Opening Day had been scheduled.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 3:01 pm
Royals Rumblings – News for July 7, 2020 Jeffrey Flanagan has his notes from the first few workouts, and he writes about the battle to be the Opening Day starter. I want our guys to take a lot of pride in being that guy,” Matheny said. We know Brad Keller has been that guy.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 12:00 pm
The Kansas City Royals organization on Sunday underwent its second round of COVID-19 testing to ensure MLB health and safety protocols are being met.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 1:46 am
Tyler Zuber Associated Press Former White Hall Bulldog and Arkansas State Pitcher Tyler Zuber made the 60-man player pool for the Kansas City Royals and is currently in Kansas City for summer camp as the Royals prepare for the 2020 season.
Posted: July 3, 2020, 4:54 pm
Kansas City Royals season ticket holders can be in the stands this year without actually being at Kauffman Stadium.
Posted: July 2, 2020, 2:10 am