Kansas City Royals Axe Six From Major League Camp

Rick Osentoski - US Presswire

The Kansas City Royals have started to trim down their Spring Training roster. Four players felt the axe after the double washout on Friday and another pair were dropped at the weekend. The six unlucky men were pitchers Sugar Ray […]

Oakland Athletics vs. Kansas City Royals Preview

Royals Spring Training

The Kansas City Royals will have the second of their unusually many three off days on Monday, 11 March. But the day after that they will be back at work travelling to Phoenix Municipal Stadium to play the Oakland Athletics. […]

Kansas City Royals’ Yordano Ventura Starting 2013 Well

Prospects - Yordano Ventura

There is little chance that Yordano Ventura will be on the 25-man roster for the Kansas City Royals come the first of April and Opening Day away to the Chicago White Sox. But the way he has pitched this spring […]

Bruce Chen vs. Luke Hochevar Battle Getting Ever More Interesting

Bruce Chen Kansas City Royals

The biggest two of the candidates for the Kansas City Royals‘ fifth starter position, Bruce Chen and Luke Hochevar, both pitched on Sunday, as is the way manager Ned Yost has been scheduling the matter. Although the skipper has kept […]

Kansas City Royals infield analysis, part 5

Miguel Tejada San Francisco Giants

With the exception of the second base position, the Kansas City Royals‘ starting infield looks very well set. But, the devil is in the details. In an ongoing series, we will look at the individuals in camp who are fighting for […]

Kansas City Royals infield analysis, part 4

Eric Hosmer Kansas City Royals

With the exception of the second base position, the Kansas City Royals‘ starting infield looks very well set. But, the devil is in the details. In an ongoing series, we will look at the individuals in camp who are fighting for […]

Kansas City Royals infield analysis, part 3

Chris Getz Kansas City Royals

With the exception of the second base position, the Kansas City Royals‘ starting infield looks very well set. But, the devil is in the details. In an ongoing series, we will look at the individuals in camp who are fighting for […]

Kansas City Royals infield analysis – part 2

Alcides Escobar Kansas City Royals

With the exception of the second base position, the Kansas City Royals‘ starting infield looks very well set. But, the devil is in the details. In an ongoing series, we will look at the individuals in camp who are fighting for […]

Kansas City Royals infield analysis – part 1

Royals v Red Sox Billy Butler

With the exception of the second base position, the Kansas City Royals‘ starting infield looks very well set. But, the devil is in the details. In an ongoing series, we will look at the individuals in camp who are fighting […]

Kansas City Royals now once through the rotation

Bruce Chen Kansas City Royals

The Kansas City Royals waited a bit this Spring Training to give the established members of the rotation a go. They’ve gone through once now though and so far, everything looks rather good. The only one of the four to […]

Cincinnati Reds vs. Kansas City Royals spring preview

Royals Spring Training

On Sunday at 14.05 CST, the Kansas City Royals will play the Cincinnati Reds away at Goodyear Ballpark. This will be the second time this spring that the two teams have met. The Royals won the opening encounter by the […]

Kansas City Royals’ catcher analysis: non-roster invitees

Adam Moore Seattle Mariners Kansas City Royals

Having looked previously at the state of the Kansas City Royals‘ Spring Training pitching staff, it only makes sense to continue on and look at the catchers as well. The Royals took seven catchers into camp this year and three […]