Vahe Gregorian

KC Royals: Win Friday or a bust looms

5-2 loss on Thursday was only one game, but it tilted tone of series

Astros emboldened win, and Sunday’s Game 3 starter Dallas Keuchel is 15-0 at home

Since advent of league championship series in 1995, teams that fall behind 2-0 are 5-42

Johnny Cueto must reclaim his ace title in Game 2

Johnny Cueto’s turn. And now, there are no more excuses. The trade for Cueto was supposed to change the Royals’ season, and here comes the moment we find out: Game 2 of the ALDS on Friday. He came here to be the ace. You remember that.

This week's circulars

Bev Vratny, seamstress for the Kansas City Royals, toils away deep inside a tunnel in Kauffman Stadium. With a lot of love and heart she keeps the players patched up and looking good on the field. This week she was also sewing on the postseason patch on the players jerseys. (October 2015 Video by Monty Davis | The Kansas City Star)