The St. Louis Cardinals will stay on Fox Sports Midwest through 2032, thanks to an agreement announced Thursday.
The Royals have traded right-hander Joe Blanton to the Pittsburgh Pirates for cash considerations.
Pirates acquire Joe Blanton from Royals
The veteran righty had a 3.89 ERA in 15 games, including 4 starts, this season. Kansas City designated him for assignment after acquiring Johnny Cueto.
FiveThirtyEight's Neil Paine examines why Ben Zobrist makes for a fascinating case study in how the right player with the right metrics at the right time can be elevated to stardom.
The Royals needed to add a difference-maker in their rotation or a difference-maker in their lineup, but GM Dayton Moore decided he wanted to have his cake and eat it, too.
Kansas City Is all about '1738'
The Royals players have imposed a new rule for interviews: Quote Fetty Wap or get fined. Because why not? Royal quote
Corey Kluber took a shutout into the ninth, rookie Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer and had a career-high four RBI, and the Indians avoided a winless homestand with a 12-1 victory over the
Indians win big over Royals, 12-1
The Royals had to piece together a run in the top of the 9th to avoid their worst shutout loss since 2006 (13-0 vs. Cleveland). Corey Kluber threw a complete game, 5-hitter and six Indians had 2 or more hits. Box score
Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona was ejected in the fifth inning Wednesday against Kansas City.
Indians try to avert Royals' sweep
Corey Kluber hasn't gotten a lot of run support, and he takes the mound this afternoon as Cleveland tries to end its longest home losing streak in 40 years when the Royals come to town. Follow live
Eric Karabell examines the new Ben Zobrist, and whether he's worth it in fantasy going forward.
Jim Bowden has five trades that make sense for both sides, including ones involving such names as Ben Zobrist, Starlin Castro and Carlos Gomez.
The Royals badly needed an upgrade at second base and they got it by acquiring Ben Zobrist from the A's.
Does Omar Infante's flip to Alcides Escobar for the out at first top Jarrod Dyson's over-the-shoulder catch to start the double play?
Eric Hosmer's homer with two outs in the ninth inning lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who have lost eight straight at home -- their lon
Hosmer's late HR puts Royals up for good
With the game tied 1-1 going into the 9th, 1B Eric Hosmer went deep to right field to put the Royals up 2-1 over the Indians for their fourth victory in a row. It's Cleveland's sixth straight loss. Box score
Johnny Cueto joined his new Royals teammates for the first time Tuesday and said he's excited about being a part of the AL's best team -- one he might make even better.
Royals GM: Zobrist to start in outfield
Despite primarily playing second base of late with the Athletics, Ben Zobrist will man left field for Kansas City, general manager Dayton Moore told reporters.
Royals acquire Ben Zobrist from the A's in exchange for pitchers Aaron Brooks and Sean Manaea.
Royals land Ben Zobrist from A's
Kansas City has acquired Zobrist for pitchers Sean Manaea and Aaron Brooks. Zobrist is hitting .268 with 6 HRs in 67 games this season.
In this week's version of The 30, Jonah Keri suggests that improvement from Yordano Ventura could be the Royals' missing piece, now that they've acquired Johnny Cueto.
Royals @ Blue Jays
Rogers Centre - Thu 7/30