Infielder Adalberto Mondesi and outfielder Rosell Herrera were recalled from Class AAA Omaha and the Kansas City Royals selected the contract of right-hander Wily Peralta from Omaha prior to Sunday's June 17, 2018 game.
During a news conference Saturday morning, Kansas City, Kan., Mayor David Alvey spoke about the two Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies who were shot Friday while transporting an inmate. Patrick Rohrer and Theresa King were both killed.
Kansas City Royals Jorge Soler's broken bone in his left foot will be re-evaluated in a week. Soler underwent a CT scan following the June 15, 2018 game against the Houston Astros, that showed a broken left first metatarsal.
Former Kansas State basketball player Luis Colon has overcome adversity of his own while completing the journey to help others in Kansas City. He now helps the homeless while working at Sheffield Place.
“This officer died to save us and to protect us, “ said Mary Anne Sause, of Louisburg, Kan., who came to the scene of Friday’s shooting to honor the deceased Wyandotte County Sheriff’s deputy. A second deputy died overnight.