1/24/2015 | Negro Leagues Museum fondly remembers Mr. Cub
Ernie Banks arrived in Chicago by way of the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro League, where he played under manager John "Buck" O'Neil, one of the eventual founders of the Negro Leagues Museum. Banks frequently checked in on the museum and was one of its proudest supporters.
1/16/2015 | Can Royals' bullpen be even better in 2015?
Can the Royals' bullpen be as good as they were in 2014? Or, and this could be viewed as some sort of baseball blasphemy to even suggest, but here goes anyway ... can they be even better in 2015?
1/16/2015 | Relationships more important to Yost than extension
While Ned Yost was given some financial security with his recent contract extension, what matters most to the Royals skipper is the strong bond he has built with GM Dayton Moore and owner David Glass.
1/16/2015 | Royals come to terms with Coleman, Collins
The Royals agreed to one-year contracts with right-hander Louis Coleman and left-hander Tim Collins on Friday to avoid arbitration. Terms of the deals were not disclosed.
1/15/2015 | Royals to host annual 'School Day at the K'
The Royals will host their 17th annual "School Day at the K" on May 7 before the team's 1:10 p.m. CT game against the Indians. The club expects to have about 20,000 students and educators at the ballpark.
1/13/2015 | Royals extend Yost's contract through 2016
The Royals have agreed to a one-year contract extension with manager Ned Yost, whose deal now runs through the 2016 season.
1/13/2015 | Pipeline Perspectives: Manaea has stuff to be K king
Royals left-hander Sean Manaea led the Class A Advanced Carolina League with 146 strikeouts and placed eighth in the Minors with 10.8 whiffs per nine innings in 2014, his first season as a pro, and Jim Callis thinks he's the pick for the Minor League strikeout crown this season.
1/12/2015 | Cain, Davis, Ventura receive Royals' team awards
Outfielder Lorenzo Cain, reliever Wade Davis and starter Yordano Ventura have been honored with the Royals' team awards as voted on by the Kansas City chapter of the BBWAA.
1/12/2015 | Madson excited for comeback opportunity with Royals
After missing the past three seasons due to injury, veteran reliever Ryan Madson is looking to make the most of his return with Kansas City.
1/9/2015 | Voting open for Royals Hall of Fame's Class of 2015
Voting is open for the Royals Hall of Fame Class of 2015, with fans able to cast their online vote through Jan. 16.
1/9/2015 | Minor League coaching staffs, coordinators announced
The Royals announced their Minor League coaching staff and coordinators Friday, with several new faces joining the organization and others continuing successful runs.
1/8/2015 | Spring workout dates announced for all clubs
Spring is officially on the horizon. Major League Baseball announced the first Spring Training workout dates for all 30 of its clubs on Thursday. Pitchers and catchers for the reigning World Series champion Giants -- along with the Phillies, Pirates and Reds -- will be the first to work out, with a Feb. 19 start date. Thirteen other clubs will work out pitchers and catchers for the first time the following day.
1/6/2015 | Royals exec Taylor winding down impactful career
Royals VP of baseball operations Dean Taylor is ready to transition into retirement after nearly 40 years in the game of baseball and Taylor and those who have worked with him are eager to express gratitude for an exemplary career.
1/5/2015 | Royals make front office changes after Taylor retires
The Royals restructured their baseball operations department on Monday following the retirement of vice president and assistant general manager Dean Taylor.
1/4/2015 | Manfred, Yost speak to game's future at coaches convention
Major League Baseball Commissioner-elect Rob Manfred and Royals manager Ned Yost each received the American Baseball Coaches Association's Honor Award during a luncheon at the ABCA Convention on Sunday.
1/4/2015 | Royals sign Madson to Minor League deal
The Royals have signed reliever Ryan Madson to a Minor League contract, the club announced on Sunday.