Consecutive no-hitters pitched by Braves Class-A Advanced farm team

...next night.Lynchburg tossed consecutive no-hitters Thursday and Friday against the Wilmington Blue Rocks, a Kansas City Royals affiliate in the Carolina League.The improbable accomplishment was first performed Thursday by Lucas Sims and Alex...

Virginia wins marathon College World Series game over Texas Christian

...position in the eighth and ninth.TCU left-hander Brandon Finnegan scattered nine hits over eight innings. The Kansas City Royals' first-round draft pick allowed two runs, one earned, making it the 15th time in 17 starts he has given up two...

Other top prospects might start getting their calls to the big leagues

...Central race. Right-hander Corey Kluber is third in the AL with 99 strikeouts. He'll face Yordano Ventura and the Kansas City Royals tonight.GOING DEEP: The AL East-leading Toronto Blue Jays have five hitters with at least 10 homers. The Blue...

Former Atlanta Braves coach Glenn Hubbard takes knowledge to Kansas City Royals farmhands

...is in his first season as bench and first base coach for the Lexington Legends, the Class-A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals.Hubbard was first base coach under former long-time Braves manager Bobby Cox. When Cox retired after 2010...


...to pursue a professional baseball career. He is a left-handed pitcher who was draftedin the 38th round by the Kansas City Royals. He last pitched when he was a seniorat Union High School in 2010.Auto RacingGrand Prix will rename trophyThe...

Augusta GreenJackets get strong effort from Chase Johnson in win

...Augusta (31-30) took three of four from the Legends (26-37) to win its third series this season against the Kansas City Royals affiliate.The GreenJackets managed just two hits through five innings. Shortstop Rando Moreno walked to lead off...

Augusta GreenJackets outfielder could be strong derby participant

...manager John Farrell.According to the Boston Globe, John preferred his son play in a different organization, so the Kansas City Royals drafted him in the sixth round in 2013 out of Northwestern.Luke took advantage of his 6-6 frame by throwing his...

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...