Royals make bobblehead of Mike Moustakas' ALCS catch
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The Kansas City Royals had a handful of memorable postseason moments on their way to the 2014 World Series, but one of the absolute best was third baseman Mike Moustakas tumbling over a rail to make a catch in Game 3 of the American League Championship …Upvote Share Tweet
The Royals and outfielder Jarrod Dyson have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract for $1,225,000.Upvote Share Tweet
Moore: 'Doubtful' that KC will re-sign ShieldsMLB.com Jan 22 (6 days ago)Royals general manager Dayton Moore says the idea of re-signing free-agent starting pitcher James Shields has crossed his mind, but "at this point in time, it's doubtful."Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 18Your browser does not support iframes. Bullpen trios are in again thanks to Kansas City Royals' ace relievers Greg Holland, Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera. If you want to see where they were put on the map though, check out the next edition of MLB Networ…Upvote Share Tweet
Keeping Score: Two Unsigned Aces Play a Waiting Gamenytimes.com Jan 17Max Scherzer and James Shields are two high-profile free-agent pitchers who have not yet signed with a new club, even though pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report Feb. 19.Upvote Share Tweet
Can Royals' bullpen be even better in 2015?MLB.com Jan 16Can 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?Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 16The San Francisco Giants, perpetually on a quest to put together a suitable outfield, have turned to one of their recent rivals. They've reportedly agreed to a one-year deal worth $4.7 million with Nori Aoki, whom they last saw playing across the diamon…Upvote Share Tweet
Betances, Miller set to anchor Yanks' strong bullpenMLB.com Jan 14When Joe Girardi watched the Royals fight their long odds and march into the World Series last autumn, the Yankees' manager was taking notes from his couch. In his view, Kansas City's success reinforced the importance of having a strong group of relieve…Upvote Share TweetEarly last season, the Royals were slumping at the plate and the critics were calling for the dismissal of manager Ned Yost. But Yost never wavered in displaying confidence and patience in his club, which turned things around to break a 29-year postseas…Upvote Share Tweet
Sports Briefing | Baseball: Yankees Acquire a Pitching Prospectnytimes.com Jan 14The Yankees obtained Chris Martin from the Rockies for cash. Martin, 28, made his big-league debut last April and had a 6.89 earned run average over 16 relief appearances.Upvote Share Tweet
Voting open for Royals Hall of Fame's Class of 2015MLB.com Jan 9Voting is open for the Royals Hall of Fame Class of 2015, with fans able to cast their online vote through Jan. 16.Upvote Share Tweet
Minor League coaching staffs, coordinators announcedMLB.com Jan 9The Royals announced their Minor League coaching staff and coordinators Friday, with several new faces joining the organization and others continuing successful runs.Upvote Share Tweet
Royals exec Taylor winding down impactful careerMLB.com Jan 6Royals 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Royals make front office changes after Taylor retiresMLB.com Jan 5The Royals restructured their baseball operations department on Monday following the retirement of vice president and assistant general manager Dean Taylor.Upvote Share Tweet
Manfred, Yost speak to game's future at coaches conventionMLB.com Jan 4Major 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.Upvote Share TweetThe Royals have signed reliever Ryan Madson to a Minor League contract, the club announced on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 31, 2014Former major leaguer Willie Mays Aikens received perhaps his greatest Christmas gift in 33 years this holiday season. The former Kansas City Royals first baseman had been without his 1980 American League championship ring since 1981, when he says it was…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 30, 2014The baseball story of 2014 will be defined by some of the names we expected to hear — there was Derek Jeter and A-Rod and Clayton Kershaw. But there were even more that surprised us — the Kansas City Royals, Hank the Dog, 50 Cent, and the all-too-soon l…Upvote Share TweetRoyals outfielder Alex Gordon has had surgery on his right wrist, and the four-time Gold Glove winner should be ready for the season opener against the White Sox on April 6.Upvote Share TweetEdinson Volquez watched the Kansas City Royals make their surprising run to the World Series this past autumn and thought to himself, "Maybe I want to be a part of things there."Upvote Share Tweet
Royals Sign Rios To One-Year DealDec 15ESPN.com senior writer Jerry Crasnick breaks down the Royals' signing of outfielder Alex Rios to a one-year, $11 million contract, and the impact he will have in Kansas City.
Giants Out Of Lester BiddingDec 9"Baseball Tonight" analysts Karl Ravech, Jim Bowden, Jerry Crasnick and Tim Kurkjian report from the winter meetings, including the latest on Jon Lester's free-agent decision and other pitchers available to the teams that don't sign Lester.
SweetSpot TV: James ShieldsNov 24Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield take a look at James Shields' free-agent stock.
Ibanez Among Three Finalists For Rays JobNov 21ESPN's Jerry Crasnick breaks down Raul Ibanez, Kevin Cash and Don Wakamatsu as the finalists to replace Joe Maddon as the manager of the Tampa Bay Rays.
Milwaukee Bucks to sign Kenyon Martin for rest of seasonJan 27The Milwaukee Bucks will sign former No. 1 overall draft pick Kenyon Martin to a rest-of-the-season contract this week, according to league sources.
The Super Bowl MailbagJan 27PHOENIX — I keep thinking: Write about the game, write about the game. Then Bob Kraft stepped to the podium Monday evening. The Patriots owner challenged the NFL—he was speaking to the assembled Super Bowl media, but really he was speaking to Park Avenu…
Deflategate Will Be a Complicated InvestigationJan 27“We have obtained and are continuing to obtain additional information, including video and other electronic information and physical evidence. We have retained Renaissance Associates, an investigatory firm with sophisticated forensic expertise, to assis…
Brooklyn Nets evaluating future of Lionel Hollins, playersJan 26The Brooklyn Nets, increasingly worried about a recent lack of competitiveness, have launched an in-season evaluation of various facets of the team, including new coach Lionel Hollins, according to league sources.