Kansas City Royals

ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 12:  Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals pitches against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 12, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Ventura Helps Royals Sweep Angels Again With 9-2 Win

Alcides Escobar and Alex Rios hit two-run doubles, Salvador Perez homered, and the defending AL champion Kansas City Royals extended their season-opening win streak to six games with a 9-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.

04/12/2015

Jered Weaver #36 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws a pitch against the Kansas City Royals at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 11, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Moustakas, Perez Homer In Royals’ 6-4 Win Over Angels

Mike Moustakas and Salvador Perez homered during a five-run fourth inning against Jered Weaver, and the defending AL champion Kansas City Royals extended their season-opening winning streak to five games with a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night.

04/11/2015

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Angels To Play Home Opener Against Kansas City Royals

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will open their 50th season at Angel Stadium Friday night against the American League champion Kansas City Royals.

04/10/2015

Clayton Kershaw delivers a pitch during the Dodgers' 9-1 win over the visiting Giants on Sept. 24 at Dodger Stadium.  (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Kershaw Allows 1 Hit, Unearned Run For Dodgers To Finish Spring

Clayton Kershaw and Yorduna Ventura each had their final outing in preparation for opening day, and the Los Angeles Dodgers and Kansas City Royals tied 4-4 Wednesday.

04/01/2015

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30 Players: Royals Have Special Arm In Brandon Finnegan

Very few 21-year-old athletes have been on more of a rollercoaster in the past year than Royals pitcher Brandon Finnegan. He became the first player to pitch in the College World Series and MLB World Series in the same year.

03/24/2015

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Bees Bring Lots Of Buzz To Angels Game In Tempe

The Bees typically found around Tempe Diablo Stadium are members of the Los Angeles Angels’ Midwest and Pacific Coast League teams, but on Sunday afternoon it was the flying insect variety that delayed the start of a spring training game against the Royals.

03/08/2015

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5 Sports Events More Surprising Than Beck Winning Album Of The Year

Let’s take a look at five events in sports over the last year more surprising than Beck’s shocking GRAMMYs Album of the Year win.

02/09/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 29: Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants’ Bumgarner Is The New World Series Hero

Pitcher Madison Bumgarner carried the San Francisco Giants to a third World Series win in 5 seasons. The Kansas City Royals fall just short.

10/30/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 29: Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 7

Madison Bumgarner carried the Giants to World Series victory over the Royals in Game 7. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/30/2014

Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Kansas City Royals during Game Seven of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Win World Series With 3-2 Win Over Royals

Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants succeeded where no team had in 3 1/2 decades, winning Game 7 on the road for their third World Series title in five years.

10/29/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 28: Tim Collins #55 of the Kansas City Royals pitches against the San Francisco Giants during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Pitching Will Be The Difference In Game 7

The San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals take the World Series to Game 7. Strong Royals pitching will win a close one for KC.

10/29/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 28: Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Six of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 28, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 6

The Royals scored 10 runs to shut out the Giants in World Series Game 6. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/29/2014

The Royals' Mike Moustakas dives to make a catch in the fourth inning of Kansas City's 10-0 win over San Francisco in Game 6 of the World Series on Tuesday in Kansas City. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Royals Force Game 7 With 10-0 Pasting Of Giants

The raucous roar at Kauffman Stadium swelled with every batter in the second inning and then got louder the rest of the night.

10/28/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 26: Fans cheer during Game Five of the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants Under More Pressure Than Royals To Win

The Giants have a larger payroll than the Royals… by a lot. They also have the 3-2 World Series edge, and way more pressure to win.

10/28/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 26: James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals looks on against the San Francisco Giants during Game Five of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Trailing Royals Get Advantage Playing At Home

Giants lead the World Series 3-2 on Bumgarner’s masterful outing. But for the Royals, returning to Kansas City could help them win out.

10/27/2014

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