Monday Aug 18
Let's Go Tribe
Royals lead AL Central, while Indians remain on outer edge of contention
There are six week left in the regular season and the top of the AL Central standings has a somewhat unfamiliar face... Kansas City continues to play really well, and find itself in first place with six weeks left in the season, the latest they've been atop the standings since 2003.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Kansas City Royals
Chen, Royals to raise cancer awareness, funds
Pitcher Bruce Chen will lead the Royals' effort to raise awareness and funds for cancer-related charities, the Major League Baseball Players Association announced.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Royals acquire outfielder Josh Willingham from Twins for prospect Jason Adam
Eleven days and nine victories after the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline, the Royals landed one of their targets from the previous month.
A's Will Need Josh Donaldson's Raw Power More Than Ever Down the Stretch
The Oakland A's put an end to the Kansas City Royals ' eight-game winning streak on Tuesday night, as they exploded for 11 runs on 20 hits to back another strong outing from left-hander Jon Lester .
Tue Aug 12, 2014
First-place Royals drop one to A's 11 - 3, still first-place Royals
The A's worked Jeremy Guthrie and Bruce Chen over while Jon Lester and the A's pen largely stifled the Royals' attack.
Contra Costa Times
A's rip Kansas City Royals 11-3
Josh Donaldson paced an 20-hit offensive assault with two long home runs as the A's pounded Kansas City 11-3 on Tuesday night to end the Royals' eight-game winning streak.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
BTF's Baseball Primer
To Sung Woo, Thanks For Everything! Rany Jazayerli
This summer, Sung Woo finally decided to take the plunge. Taking advantage of a job change, he was able to carve out ten days from his schedule to come to Kansas City, watch the Royals play, and maybe do a little sight-seeing and barbecue-eating while he was in town.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Emilio Bonifacio on clock for trade to Royals
Emilio Bonifacio was held out of the Cubs' lineup Wednesday night, and it appears highly likely the speedy switch-hitting infielder-outfielder will be traded before the 3 p.m. Thursday deadline.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Royals' Hosmer back in lineup, Vargas improving
Left-hander Jason Vargas peered toward the plate, wound up and delivered a fastball with total confidence, and Eric Hosmer took a massive cut with just as much certainty in his swing.