Braves, Brewers to test new sod on Opening Day

...have it ready for Opening Day."The new field was lush and green for a two-game exhibition series against the Kansas City Royals over the weekend. Players gave it rave reviews.The team was scheduled to get the grow lamps even before the brutal...

Baseball clubhouses see changes in camaraderie

SURPRISE, Ariz. - Hall of Fame third baseman George Brett remembers sitting in the Kansas City Royals clubhouse with teammates long after games ended talking baseball, often sharing a bunch of beer and a bag of potato chips.When...

Hall of Famer Hank Aaron has hip surgery after falling on ice

...is a switch-hitter who can play both all over the infield and outfield. He played for the Toronto Blue Jays and Kansas City Royals last season and was released by the Royals earlier this week.


...lawsuit should be tossed because a court is not empowered to re-examine the merits of an arbitration decision.The Kansas City Royals acquired outfielder Carlos Peguero from the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday in exchange for a player to be named or...

Jimmy Walker's latest meeting with Tiger Woods won't leave him shaking like the first

...players who have deals with MLB.com. He gets two tickets to any game all year."I'm going to catch a lot of Kansas City Royals games," said Malnati.The Royals?"That's exactly why I'm a fan," said Malnati, who played golf at Missouri...


...noted that no ligaments needed to be repaired.? Catcher Brett Hayes has agreed to a one-year contract with the Kansas City Royals, avoiding salary arbitration. Auto RacingDillon leads way in shakedownsIn Daytona Beach, Fla., rain washed...

Ex-Brave Brian McCann happy to be a Yankee

...Augusta GreenJacket.Wilson's new contract includes an $8.5 million player option for the 2015 seasonTRADE: The Kansas City Royals acquired outfielder Norichika Aoki from Milwaukee to be their leadoff hitter, which also means the Brewers are likely...

Top teams facing off in World Series has become rare

...Series. There were no playoffs.Then the AL voted in May 1968 to split into divisions the following year when the Kansas City Royals and Seattle Pilots joined to create a 12-club league. While the NL was adding the Montreal Expos and San Diego...


...helm beyond this year.? Former All-Star catcher Ramon Hernandez has agreed to a minor league contract with the Kansas City Royals.TennisTop seed ousted in Sydney eventIn Sydney, top seed and defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska was defeated...

MLB average salary up 5.4 percent to record $3.39 million

...Angeles Dodgers were second at $7.82 million.Houston's average of $549,603 was the smallest since the 1999 Kansas City Royals at $534,460. The Miami Marlins were 29th at $830,069, down from $3.77 million in 2012, when they ranked...