Monthly Archives: March 2017

Former Royals making Opening Day rosters

The Cincinnati Reds set their Opening Day rotation and you may see a familiar name listed: Brandon Finnegan. He will start Game 2 of the 2017 season for the Reds against fellow rebuilding team Philadelphia on Wednesday, April 5th. Finnegan … Continue reading

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Royals tie with Rangers to end spring training in AZ

The KC Royals finished their 2017 spring training in Surprise, Arizona with a 0-0 tie against spring complex partners Texas. The two teams now head to Texas to face off Friday night and Saturday before the season starts. The two … Continue reading

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Royals beat White Sox, reassign Pena to minor league camp

The KC Royals beat visiting Chicago, 7-4. The Royals received another solid start from newcomer Nate Karns, who allowed one run on five hits and a walk over six innings. He struck out seven. Travis Wood followed with a scoreless … Continue reading

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Royals beat A’s, name Mondesi starting 2B

The KC Royals won their last road game this spring training in Arizona, beating Oakland, 10-3. Prior to the game, the Royals named Raul Mondesi their starting second baseman for Opening Day (which is Monday, April 3rd in Minnesota). He … Continue reading

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Update on the Rule 5 draft

The KC Royals lost two players to last December’s Rule 5 Draft (in the major league phase). How are those two doing and will the Royals be receiving them back in the next week as spring training comes to an … Continue reading

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Royals walk off on Brewers

The KC Royals need a solo home run from Raul Mondesi in the bottom of the tenth with one out to beat the visiting Milwaukee Brewers, 1-0. The two teams combined for a total of eight hits. Ian Kennedy made … Continue reading

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USA claims first WBC title

Team USA used timely hitting and road the right arm of Marcus Stroman en route to the World Baseball Classic title. Last night, the US beat previously unbeaten Puerto Rico, 8-0. They had beat previously unbeaten Japan the night before … Continue reading

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