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Kansas City Royals

TEAM INFO
MANAGEMENT:
Manager: Ned Yost
GM: Dayton Moore
STADIUM:
Name: Kauffman Stadium
Capacity: 40,529
Surface: Grass
More News Team News
Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar will lead off in Game 2 of the World Series against the Giants on Wednesday. 10/22/2014 5:46 PM
Royals starter Yordano Ventura heads into Game 2 pitching somewhat inconsistently during the postseason. 10/22/2014 11:11 AM
Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar could be line for a big Game 2 against Giants starter Jake Peavy. 10/22/2014 10:58 AM
Standings
Division Standings
GP W L Pct GB RF RA
1 Detroit 162 90 72 .556 - 757 705
2 Kansas City 162 89 73 .549 1.0 651 624
3 Cleveland 162 85 77 .525 5.0 668 653
4 Chicago WS 162 73 89 .451 17.0 660 758
5 Minnesota 162 70 92 .432 20.0 715 776
KC MOVES
Oct 21, 2014
Christian Colon (IF) Not on the Kansas City Royals playoff roster for the World Series.
Jayson Nix (IF) Added to the Kansas City Royals playoff roster.
Oct 5, 2014
Kelvin Herrera (P) Missed the last playoff game (right forearm injury).
Oct 3, 2014
Kelvin Herrera (P) Right forearm injury, day-to-day.
Oct 2, 2014
Tim Collins (P) Added to the Kansas City Royals playoff roster.
Raul Ibanez (DH) Removed from the Kansas City Royals playoff roster.
Jayson Nix (IF) Removed from the Kansas City Royals playoff roster.
Jason Vargas (SP) Added to the Kansas City Royals playoff roster.
Oct 1, 2014
Justin Maxwell (OF) Refused minor league assignment from the Kansas City Royals and opted for free agency.
Sep 30, 2014
Lane Adams (OF) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Aaron Brooks (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Francisley Bueno (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Casey Coleman (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Louis Coleman (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Tim Collins (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Aaron Crow (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Cheslor Cuthbert (3B) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Scott Downs (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Johnny Giavotella (2B) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Liam Hendriks (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
John Lamb (P) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Carlos Peguero (OF) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Francisco Pena (C) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Jason Vargas (SP) Not on the Kansas City Royals Wild Card playoff game roster.
Sep 29, 2014
Aaron Brooks (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Cheslor Cuthbert (3B) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
John Lamb (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Sep 28, 2014
Christian Colon (IF) Missed 20 games (right finger injury).
TEAM LEADERS
Batting Avg.

Nori Aoki KC - .285
Alcides Escobar KC - .285
Billy Butler KC - .271
Eric Hosmer KC - .270
Alex Gordon KC - .266
Runs Batted In

Alex Gordon KC - 74
Omar Infante KC - 66
Billy Butler KC - 66
Eric Hosmer KC - 58
Home Runs

Alex Gordon KC - 19
Wins

Jason Vargas KC - 11
Wade Davis KC - 9
Strikeouts

James Shields KC - 180
Jason Vargas KC - 128
Danny Duffy KC - 113
ERA

Yordano Ventura KC - 3.20
James Shields KC - 3.21
Jason Vargas KC - 3.71
Jeremy Guthrie KC - 4.13