Kansas City Royals

Sep 24, 2019; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals center fielder Bubba Starling (11) is congratulated by right fielder Ryan McBroom (9) after scoring in the third inning against the Atlanta Braves at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-U
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KMBZ News Staff
June 24, 2020 - 12:24 am
The Kansas City Royals released a video that portrays baseball and the team as a unifying influence at a time when the pandemic and racial differences keep people apart.
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Nov 1, 2015; New York City, NY, USA; Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez (right) and owner David Glass celebrate with the Commissioners Trophy after defeating the New York Mets in game five of the World Series at Citi Field. The Royals won the World
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AP News Staff
January 18, 2020 - 10:51 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Former Walmart Inc. chief executive David Glass, who owned the Kansas City Royals for nearly two decades before selling the franchise last fall, died last week of complications from pneumonia. He was 84. The Glass family said the businessman died Jan. 9. He had been dealing...
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KC Royals manager Ned Yost in the dugout
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KMBZ News Staff
September 23, 2019 - 11:08 am
Kansas City, MO - Ned Yost has announced his retirement, according to the Kansas City Royals. He will coach in his final game this Sunday against the Minnesota Twins. The all-time winningest manager in franchise history (744 wins) and the first manager to lead the Royals to consecutive World Series...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 06, 2019 - 5:52 am
The Kansas City Royals were held up as an example in a recent ESPN article about declining Major League Baseball attendance numbers. The Royals played an unscheduled midweek double header against the Tampa Bay Rays on May 1, with the first game starting at 12:15 to make up for a rain out the night...
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March 28, 2018 - 5:35 pm
Kansas City, MO - Royals catcher Salvador Perez will miss the next four to six weeks of baseball, after slipping while carrying luggage, causing a Grade Two tear in his MCL. Salvador Perez in knee brace after suffering a grade two MCL tear after slipping while carrying his luggage. Out 4-6 weeks. @...
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March 28, 2018 - 10:52 am
Kansas City, MO -There's a buzz of activity at Kauffman Stadium from the front office to the field itself for the opening day of baseball in Kansas City. Fresh paint.-- #OpeningDay #RaisedRoyal pic.twitter.com/oxWHD0Ukkk — Kansas City Royals (@Royals) March 28, 2018 Windows are being cleaned,...
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February 19, 2018 - 4:50 am
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Just the thought of free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer joining the downtrodden, youthful San Diego Padres sent a morning jolt through the spring training clubhouse. The on-field vibe seemed equally cheery, as country music blared as players went to work under sunny skies in...
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January 19, 2018 - 10:08 am
Kansas City, MO - Music legend Billy Joel will play a concert at Kauffman Stadium Sept. 21, it was announced today. The first concert at the ballpark in four decades. Legendary musician @billyjoel is coming to #TheK ! Secure your tickets on Friday, January 26th for the first concert at the stadium...
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Marc LaVoie
January 03, 2018 - 11:19 am
The Kansas City Royals have offered first baseman Eric Hosmer a seven-year contract worth $147 million, according to multiple media outlets. The offer comes after the San Diego Padres proposed a seven-year deal worth $140 million. People close to the situation have given updates anonymously. Hosmer...
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Kara Marxer
November 14, 2017 - 7:25 am
After downplaying his injuries suffered in a fall from a deer tree stand on his property in rural Georgia, Royals manager Ned Yost says he almost died from the accident. Yost, 62, broke four ribs and crushed his pelvis in the 20-foot fall about 60 miles from Atlanta. Yost said he was lucky to have...
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