Giants' Hunter Pence out 6-8 weeks after breaking forearm

...spring training debut with tightness in his right triceps after pitching a scoreless inning in a 5-4 loss to the Kansas City Royals. He will be evaluated again Friday. PHILLIES: Cliff Lee, the 36-year-old 2008 AL Cy Young Award winner...

Giants are happy with addition of ex-Royal outfielder Nori Aoki

The San Francisco Giants are thrilled with how their outfield is shaping up after acquiring Nori Aoki from the Kansas City Royals.

New-look Braves plan to fully embrace the role of underdog

...acknowledges that the Braves are a team in flux.He and Wood still think they can be a contender. Both pointed to the Kansas City Royals, who surprisingly made the playoffs last season and got all the way to Game 7 of the World Series."It may be...

Royals, postseason star Lorenzo Cain avoid arbitration

Postseason star Lorenzo Cain and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to a one-year contract for $2,725,000, just ahead of what would have been Major League Baseball's first salary...


...helping set the foundation for a new downtown ballpark in Cleveland and turned around a foundering franchise.? The Kansas City Royals have signed veteran right-hander Ryan Madson to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training...

Pitcher Jon Lester's decision on team could come Tuesday

...career-best 2.45 ERA in 2014.He was on the mound for the A's in the American League wild-card game against the Kansas City Royals and left in the eighth inning with runners on first and second with one out and his team leading 7-4. The Royals...

Red Sox make offer to Pablo Sandoval

...of Fame is once again taking on an orange-and-black color scheme.The San Francisco Giants' victory over the Kansas City Royals in October will be starting Monday in the museum's Autumn Glory exhibit, Cooperstown's annual tribute to the...

Graeme McDowell leads in China

...Classic in a playoff for his first PGA Tour title.After taking a week off to relax at home and watch his hometown Kansas City Royals in the World Series, Streb made six birdies and just one bogey Thursday.

Giants win World Series behind Madison Bumgarner

...GreenJacket Madison Bumgarner pitched five innings of near-perfect relief and the San Francisco Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night in Game 7 of the World Series for their third title in five seasons.With both starters...

Royals force Game 7 with Giants

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Eric Hosmer chopped a two-run double over shortstop as the Kansas City Royals turned bloops, bouncers and a botched grounder into an early blowout, bolting past the San Francisco Giants10-0 on Tuesday...