Since arriving in Kansas City, Royals first baseman Ryan O’Hearn has hit 11 home runs and has a slugging percentage of .655 in 36 major-league games. Here’s what he’s thinking when facing a pitcher and deciding what to hit.
The Kansas City Royals fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6 on Sept. 17, 2018 in the opener of a three-game interleague series. Jacob Stallings hit a two-out single in the bottom of the ninth to cap the rally.
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jorge Lopez, acquired from Milwaukee in a trade involving Mike Moustakas and who nearly threw a perfect game, says he is motivated by a battle his 5-year-old son fights.