Royals general manager Dayton Moore seemed to dismiss speculation that he might be willing to return to the Braves' front office.
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The Athletics, Mariners, Astros and others have reached out to offer Loren Jade Smith new memorabilia after the 9-year-old's collection was destroyed in a California fire.
The Hank Aaron Award recognizes the most outstanding offensive performer in each league. Finalists for all 30 teams were revealed Monday.
The Royals said that David Duffy should be ready for spring training in February after elbow surgery.
The Royals' Dayton Moore and the Nationals' Dan Jennings have been floated as candidates to replace departed Braves GM John Coppolella.
Christina Kahrl MLB Staff Writer
With the Braves' front-office turmoil roiling, speculation is mounting that Royals GM Dayton Moore might join his team's class of free agents and leave K.C., following the trail to Atlanta blazed by fellow World Series-winning Royals honcho John Schuerholz on 1990. Like Schuerholz, Moore would join a rebuilding Braves organization jam-packed with young talent. Could it be Braves Dynasty 2.0, second verse same as the first?
This Royals team had a fantastic run together, but with many of their core players poised to get large free-agent deals this offseason, the run is likely over.
The Kansas City Royals have parted ways with pitching coach Dave Eiland, according to multiple reports.
Buster Olney talks to Jerry Crasnick about the best and worst moments of the weekend in MLB, and the two make playoff and award predictions. Plus, a conversation with former Dodgers GM Ned Colletti, Patrick Saunders with some "Inside Heat" on the Rockies, Todd Radom's latest uniform trivia and more.
Buster Olney recaps all of Sunday's MLB action, including Giancarlo Stanton falling one HR short of 60, Pablo Sandoval's "damaging" walk-off and a final bow for the Royals' core.
It had to be a bittersweet moment for Royals fans when Ned Yost removed Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas, Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar from Sunday's game, as all four are set to become free agents.
End of an era for Royals, Hosmer?
When free agency gets underway this offseason, 1B Eric Hosmer will have a pretty impressive resume to share with interested teams. The 27-year-old, who debuted for the Royals in 2011, tied his career high this season with 25 HRs while batting .318.
Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas, Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar tipped their caps and likely said goodbye to Kansas City's fans, and then the playoff-bound Arizona Diamondbacks ended the regular season with a 14-2 win over the Royals on Sunday.
Jorge Bonifacio hit a three-run homer with two outs in the sixth inning to help the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night.
Royals' core foursome saying goodbye?
Eric Hosmer, Alcides Escobar, Lorenzo Cain and Mike Moustakas took a photo together with hitting coach Dale Sveum, which Hosmer posted to his Instagram Saturday with the caption "Forever Family." After seven years together in Kansas City -- highlighted by a World Series title in 2015 -- each of the four players will hit free agency this offseason.
Ian Kennedy picked up his first home victory in more than a year as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Friday night.
The Royals reportedly will make a serious attempt to retain Eric Hosmer, one of their core players who will be a free agent.
Daniel Norris threw five scoreless innings to pick up his first victory in more than three months as the Detroit Tigers snapped a season-high nine-game losing streak by beating the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Thursday night.
Paulo Orlando hit a two-run homer, his first of the season, as the Kansas City Royals rallied from a three-run deficit to beat Detroit 7-4 on Wednesday night, the Tigers' ninth straight loss.
Vargas earns 18th win
Royals LHP Jason Vargas joined Corey Kluber and Clayton Kershaw atop the wins leaderboard with 18 after Tuesday's win. Vargas is the only pitcher with more than 10 wins for Kansas City this season, whose record stands at 77-80 after Tuesday. It has been 20 years since the last time a pitcher led the majors (or tied for the lead) in wins while pitching for a team that finished the year with more losses than wins. (Elias Sports Bureau)
Jason Vargas tied for the major league lead with his 18th victory, lifting the Kansas City Royals over the struggling Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Tuesday night.
The Royals reportedly could make an effort to re-sign outfielder Lorenzo Cain, who will be a free agent after the season.
Aaron Judge broke Mark McGwire's major league record for home runs by a rookie, hitting a pair for the second straight day to raise his total to 50 and lead the New York Yankees over the Kansas City Royals 11-3 Monday.