Royals celebrate World Series title

Nov 4, 2015

Royals celebrate World Series title

Royals fans packed downtown Kansas City on Tuesday as the team’s first World Series trophy in 30 years, and the players who won it, wound through crowded streets. Waving flags, hats and signs, the crowd erupted in cheers as pickup trucks carrying CEO David ...

Royals stage late rally to win World Series

Nov 2, 2015

Royals stage late rally to win World Series

They worked all season to take one more step in the World Series. Eric Hosmer wouldn’t wait any longer. Hosmer’s daring dash forced extra innings, and those bound-and-determined Kansas City Royals rallied yet again to beat the New York Mets 7-2 in 12 innings ...

Royals rally to take Game 4

Nov 1, 2015

Royals rally to take Game 4

A charmed October for Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals ended with one more comeback. Now, a win in November and they’ll be World Series champions. Second baseman Daniel Murphy’s error on Hosmer’s grounder in the eighth inning keyed another rally by the ...

Mets crush Royals, cut deficit to 2-1

Oct 31, 2015

Mets crush Royals, cut deficit to 2-1

Two balls launched over the wall, one fired over an opponent’s head and just like that, David Wright and the New York Mets are right back in this World Series. Wright homered and drove in four runs, Curtis Granderson also connected and rookie Noah ...

Royals take 2-0 Series lead

Oct 29, 2015

Royals take 2-0 Series lead

Following the final out, after Johnny Cueto completed his two-hitter, several hundred fans remained in Kauffman Stadium, wanting one more look at the Kansas City Royals. The next time they see Eric Hosmer and his teammates may be in a parade. After smothering the ...

Royals edge Mets in Game 1

Oct 28, 2015

Royals edge Mets in Game 1

An inside-the-park home run. A power failure that blacked out the TV audience. Crazy bounces, great plays and key errors. The longest World Series opener ever had a little bit of everything. And more than five hours after they began, Alcides Escobar and the ...

Oct 27, 2015

Volquez, Harvey to start Game 1

The Royals will send Edinson Volquez to the mound in Game 1 of the World Series, choosing their most consistent starter to lead things off against the New York Mets. The more volatile Johnny Cueto will go in Game 2. Royals manager Ned Yost ...

Royals returning to World Series

Oct 24, 2015

Royals returning to World Series

Lorenzo Cain sprinted home from first base on Eric Hosmer’s single in the eighth inning, Wade Davis weathered a 45-minute rain delay and a white-knuckle ninth, and Kansas City beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Friday night to earn its second straight trip ...

Royals rout Blue Jays

Oct 21, 2015

Royals rout Blue Jays

Whether it’s a long ball by Ben Zobrist, a slashing single from Lorenzo Cain or another exhilarating trip around the bases for Alcides Escobar, these Kansas City Royals are relentless — and one win from a return trip to the World Series. Zobrist hit ...

Blue Jays blast Royals

Oct 20, 2015

Blue Jays blast Royals

Back in the homer dome with their rowdy fans, Troy Tulowitzki, Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays quickly got into the swing of the AL Championship Series. Tulowitzki and Donaldson both connected in a six-run third inning Monday night, and the Blue Jays ...

Royals pounce on Jays error to win Game 2

Oct 18, 2015

Royals pounce on Jays error to win Game 2

Ryan Goins saw the lazy fly leave Ben Zobrist’s bat and began to give chase from second base. Jose Bautista saw the same thing from right field and sprinted after the ball. Neither of the Blue Jays wound up catching it. A seemingly sure ...