Cardinals will keep Michael Wacha in bullpen for NLDS

...caused by a shoulder injury. RATINGS: Extra innings boosted viewership for the American League wild-card game.The Kansas City Royals' comeback 9-8 win in 12 innings over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday averaged more than 5.2 million viewers...

Angels' Mike Trout to get first taste of playoffs

...craves most tonight when he runs out to center field at the Big A for the Angels' AL Division Series opener against the Kansas City Royals, who must concoct a quick encore to their incredible 12-inning comeback victory in the wild-card game...

Royals beat Athletics in 12-inning AL wild-card thriller

...the 1985 World Series, and the excitement the permeated the city might best be summed up by a statement posted by the Kansas City Police on Twitter in about the 10th inning: "We really need everyone to not commit crimes and drive safely right...

Gutsy trades bring Lester, Shields together for AL wild-card game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years ago. The Oakland Athletics made a similarly aggressive move...

Chiefs rout of Patriots kicked off two big days for Kansas City sports teams

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England...

Chiefs pummel Patriots

...CITY, Mo. - Jamaal Charles returned from an injury to score three touchdowns, Tom Brady was picked off twice and the Kansas City Chiefs beat New England 41-14 on Monday night to hand Bill Belichick one of his worst losses as coach of the Patriots...

Kansas City Royals finally have reason to celebrate

CHICAGO - As the Kansas City Royals celebrated in the clubhouse, George Brett watched from a distance.The Hall of Famer stood near the entrance, doing his...

Royals roll past Indians, close in on first place

CLEVELAND - Rookie Yordano Ventura blanked Cleveland's punchless offense for seven innings as the Kansas City Royals kept pressure on first-place Detroit in the AL Central with a 7-1 win over the Indians on Tuesday night.The hard-throwing...

Three former Augusta GreenJackets are in Arizona Fall League

...third overall in June, just made his pro debut in late July and has made eight appearances between three levels.The Kansas City Royals could do the same with Brandon Finnegan, who was picked 17th overall in June and has made 13 appearances over...

September call-ups have purpose for these Royals

No longer looking to the future, the Kansas City Royals are relying on influx of September call-ups for pennant push.