The Royals will give away a Billy Joel bobblehead that shows him sitting at a piano while wearing a Royals uniform and hat. Fans who buy a Theme Ticket for a game on Sept. 10 will receive the bobblehead.
What can we learn about Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy from a comparison of games against the New York Yankees in 2017 and 2018? One thing in particular seems to stand out most: Duffy's slider just isn't what it used to be.
The KC Royals scored three times in the top of the 10th inning in Wednesday's game at Busch Stadium to beat the Cardinals in extra innings. Drew Butera had the go-ahead single. Kansas City took two out of three in the I-70 Series.
Royals starting pitcher Jakob Junis, chosen in the 29th round of the 2011 draft, had plans to become a hitter and attend NC State. He might have never fallen to Kansas City in the draft if he hadn't made an impression during an elite showcase event.
For weeks, Kansas City Royals starting pitchers have struggled to both give manager Ned Yost length and their offense a chance to breathe. In a 5-1 win Tuesday over the Cardinals in St. Louis, KC starter Jason Hammel did both.
Left-hander Tim Collins returned to the majors on Monday night with Washington, his first game action since twice undergoing Tommy John surgery while with the Royals and missing three big-league seasons.
The Kansas City Royals lost 6-0 to the Cardinals on Monday in St. Louis as Milos Mikolas threw a shutout. Ian Kennedy was charged with five runs. KC fell to 14-33. Game two of the three-game series is on Tuesday night at 7:15.
The Kansas City Royals have had six chances to win the rubber game of a three-game series this year and they fell to 0-6 in those games with Sunday's 10-1 loss to the New York Yankees. Tyler Austin hit a pair of two-run homers off Eric Skoglund.
Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy worked seven shutout innings before allowing one run to the Rangers in an 8-2 win on Thursday May 24, 2018 at Globe Life Park. He worked 7 2/3 innings for the first time in 2018.