...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...

Former Braves pitcher Kris Medlen signs two-year deal with Royals

Ex-Atlanta right-hander Kris Medlen signed an $8.5 million, two-year contract with the Kansas City Royals after missing last season while he recovered from Tommy John surgery.Medlen will make $2 million next year and $5.5 million...

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...

Bud Selig's imprint seen in Game 7 of World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For his final game as baseball commissioner, Bud Selig was able to see the low-budget Kansas City Royals compete with the high-spending San Francisco Giants for the title.Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night...

New York Yankees add two players for 2015

...bullpen coach as Joe Maddon's replacement on Friday, selecting him over ex-Seattle Mariners manager and current Kansas City Royals bench coach Don Wakamatsu.Cash, 37, has no previous managerial experience. The ex-big-league catcher served...

Royals decline option on Billy Butler

Billy Butler hopes to be playing for the Kansas City Royals again next season.Of course, the business of baseball could change all of that.The Royals declined their option on Butler...