Royals Acquire Butera From Angels, Activate HochevarThe Royals have acquired catcher Drew Butera from the Angels for minor league infielder Ryan Jackson.
Ventura Helps Royals Sweep Angels Again With 9-2 WinAlcides 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.
Moustakas, Perez Homer In Royals' 6-4 Win Over AngelsMike 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.
Angels To Play Home Opener Against Kansas City RoyalsThe Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim will open their 50th season at Angel Stadium Friday night against the American League champion Kansas City Royals.
Kershaw Allows 1 Hit, Unearned Run For Dodgers To Finish SpringClayton 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.
30 Players: Royals Have Special Arm In Brandon FinneganVery 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.
Bees Bring Lots Of Buzz To Angels Game In TempeThe 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.
5 Sports Events More Surprising Than Beck Winning Album Of The YearLet'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.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants' Bumgarner Is The New World Series HeroPitcher Madison Bumgarner carried the San Francisco Giants to a third World Series win in 5 seasons. The Kansas City Royals fall just short.
5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 7Madison Bumgarner carried the Giants to World Series victory over the Royals in Game 7. Here are 5 things you missed.
Giants Win World Series With 3-2 Win Over RoyalsMadison 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.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Pitching Will Be The Difference In Game 7The San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals take the World Series to Game 7. Strong Royals pitching will win a close one for KC.