Royals catcher Salvador Perez took his oath of citizenship on Friday during the team's annual FanFest, the completion of a five-year process that he described as long and difficult but well worth it.
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Alex Gordon agreed to consent to a trade by the Royals starting June 16, an unusual provision in his new one-year, $4 million contract.
The Royals have signed Alex Gordon to a one-year deal as the outfielder returns to Kansas City for a 14th season.
David Glass, who bought the Kansas City Royals in 2000, died last week at the age of 84, the team announced. Under Glass' ownership, the team reached the World Series in 2014 and won the title in 2015.
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The Royals and slugging outfielder Jorge Soler agreed to a $7.3 million contract for next season, allowing the sides to avoid salary arbitration Friday and keep things amicable between them as they explore a long-term deal.
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Veteran free-agent pitchers Rich Hill and Homer Bailey have reached deals with the Twins. Hill went 4-1 for the Dodgers in 2019, while Bailey was 13-9 with the A's and Royals.
The Kansas City Royals signed third baseman Maikel Franco to a $2.95 million contract Friday to be their everyday third baseman next season.
Kansas City traded infielder Christian Perez to the Yankees for righty Chance Adams on Monday.
The Royals have agreed to a one-year, $3 million deal with Maikel Franco, who will become Kansas City's primary third baseman in 2020, sources confirmed to ESPN.
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Reliever Jesse Hahn, who made six appearances in the final month of the season after being out of baseball since having elbow surgery in June 2017, has agreed to return to the Royals.
The Kansas City Royals signed former All-Star reliever Trevor Rosenthal to a $2 million minor league contract that includes an invitation to big league spring training and up to $2.25 million in bonuses if he makes the major league roster.
Royals manager Mike Matheny is keeping most of the coaching staff that worked alongside predecessor Ned Yost in the fold as he begins to plan for his first season in charge of the organization.
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The Royals and left-hander Mike Montgomery, the club's once-heralded prospect, agreed to a $3.1 million contract for next season on Monday to avoid salary arbitration.
Local businessman John Sherman officially completed the purchase of the Kansas City Royals, taking over for David Glass as the controlling owner of his favorite team as it continues to rebuild.
John Sherman has been approved as the new controlling owner of the Kansas City Royals, and his group plans to close its deal to purchase the last-place team from David Glass and his family next week.
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