5/4/2016 | Royals option Gore to Northwest Arkansas
After the Royals' 13-2 loss to the Nationals on Wednesday, outfielder Terrance Gore was optioned to Double-A Northwest Arkansas.
5/4/2016 | Royals' tough 1st leads to Medlen's early exit
A bizarre start to right-hander Kris Medlen's day on the mound never got much better as the Royals absorbed a 13-2 loss to the Nationals in Wednesday's rubber game.
5/4/2016 | Hoz ejected for first time following strikeout
As the Royals were getting pounded by the Nationals in Wednesday's 13-2 loss in the rubber game, frustrations certainly mounted.
5/4/2016 | Gore confounds Royals with handling of live ball
As Royals pinch-runner Terrance Gore swiped second base in a three-run ninth-inning rally on Tuesday night, he actually kicked the ball out of the glove of Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy.
5/4/2016 | Royals, Indians set to square off for first time in '16
The Royals and Indians face each other for the first time this season as right-hander Yordano Ventura (2-1, 3.67 ERA) goes for Kansas City against righty Danny Salazar (2-2, 2.40) in the opener of a three-game set on Friday.
5/4/2016 | Murphy's 4 hits help Nats march behind Stras
Daniel Murphy homered and had four hits, and right-hander Stephen Strasburg earned his fifth win as the Nationals plated six runs in the first and cruised to a 13-2 victory over the Royals in Wednesday's rubber game at Kauffman Stadium.
5/4/2016 | Rally gives Royals much-needed boost
Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer stood next to manager Ned Yost in the dugout when Alex Gordon started the ninth inning with a single as the Royals trailed, 6-4, on Tuesday night.
5/3/2016 | Left thumb injury doesn't stop Moustakas
On Monday, Royals manager Ned Yost said he was keeping third baseman Mike Moustakas out of the lineup simply to "give him a day."
5/3/2016 | Strasburg set to take on champs in KC finale
The Nationals and Royals wrap up their series on Wednesday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium, with Washington right-hander Stephen Strasburg facing K.C. righty Kris Medlen.
5/3/2016 | Pipeline preview: Royals' Dozier, Braves' Sims highlight Minors' slate
After homering in three of his past four games, Hunter Dozier joins Atlanta's Lucas Sims as top prospects in action on Tuesday.
5/3/2016 | Demeritte, Mendez among top prospect performers Monday
Class A Advanced High Desert has been rolling of late, winning eight of their last 10 games to move into first place atop the California League South division. Lefty Yohander Mendez and second baseman Travis Demeritte have been key to High Desert's early success.
5/3/2016 | Volquez, Duffy add silver lining
As is often the case when teams are mired in offensive slump, solid and gritty pitching performances are wasted. Thus was the case Monday night as the offensively challenged Royals fell, 2-0, to the Nationals.
5/3/2016 | Roark looks to lead Nats to 5th straight win in KC
The Nationals and Royals play the second game of a three-game series on Tuesday night. Washington has won four straight games, while Kansas City is looking for its second win in its last eight.