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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 closer Greg Holland locks down 43rd save of season. 09/21/2014 6:53 PM
Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie is good enough to earn 12th victory. 09/21/2014 6:51 PM
Royals 1B/DH Billy Butler continues his string of good matchups this week. 09/21/2014 9:48 AM
Standings
Division Standings
GP W L Pct GB RF RA
1 Detroit 155 86 69 .555 - 733 674
2 Kansas City 155 84 71 .542 2.0 618 604
3 Cleveland 156 82 74 .526 4.5 653 635
4 Chicago WS 155 71 84 .458 15.0 641 729
5 Minnesota 155 66 89 .426 20.0 680 752
KC MOVES
Sep 19, 2014
Tim Collins (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Sep 17, 2014
Christian Colon (IF) Right finger injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to September 7th, 2014).
Sep 16, 2014
Josh Willingham (DH) Missed 4 games (groin).
Sep 12, 2014
Greg Holland (P) Missed 6 games (right tricep injury).
Josh Willingham (DH) Groin, day-to-day.
Sep 11, 2014
Chris Dwyer (P) Outrighted to Omaha (AAA).
Blake Wood (P) Outrighted to Omaha (AAA).
Sep 9, 2014
Danny Duffy (P) Rotator cuff, day-to-day.
Sep 6, 2014
Greg Holland (P) Right tricep injury, day-to-day.
Josh Willingham (DH) Missed 3 games (back injury).
Sep 5, 2014
Bruce Chen (P) Released by the Kansas City Royals.
Sep 2, 2014
Christian Colon (IF) Recalled from NW Arkansas (AA).
Aaron Crow (P) Recalled from NW Arkansas (AA).
Terrance Gore (OF) Recalled from NW Arkansas (AA).
Liam Hendriks (P) Recalled from NW Arkansas (AA).
Josh Willingham (DH) Back injury, day-to-day.
Sep 1, 2014
Lane Adams (OF) Recalled from NW Arkansas (AA).
Casey Coleman (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Chris Dwyer (P) Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
Brandon Finnegan (P) Contract purchased from NW Arkansas (AA).
Johnny Giavotella (2B) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Eric Hosmer (1B) Missed 29 games (fractured right hand).
Carlos Peguero (OF) Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
Francisco Pena (C) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Yordano Ventura (SP) Missed 6 games (back injury).
Blake Wood (P) Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
Aug 31, 2014
Terrance Gore (OF) Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
Terrance Gore (OF) Optioned to NW Arkansas (AA).
Aug 30, 2014
Christian Colon (IF) Optioned to NW Arkansas (AA).
Omar Infante (2B) Missed 4 games (right shoulder injury).
Jayson Nix (IF) Added to the Kansas City Royals 25-man roster.
Aug 29, 2014
Bruce Chen (P) Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
Louis Coleman (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Aug 28, 2014
Scott Downs (P) Missed 23 games (neck injury).
Liam Hendriks (P) Optioned to NW Arkansas (AA).
Michael Mariot (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Michael Mariot (P) Strained right hamstring, 60-day DL.
Jayson Nix (IF) Claimed off waivers from the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Aug 27, 2014
Aaron Crow (P) Optioned to NW Arkansas (AA).
Liam Hendriks (P) Recalled from Omaha (AAA).
Aug 26, 2014
Omar Infante (2B) Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
Yordano Ventura (SP) Back injury, day-to-day.
TEAM LEADERS
Batting Avg.

Nori Aoki KC - .282
Alcides Escobar KC - .281
Eric Hosmer KC - .271
Billy Butler KC - .266
Alex Gordon KC - .266
Runs Batted In

Alex Gordon KC - 71
Omar Infante KC - 64
Billy Butler KC - 60
Eric Hosmer KC - 54
Home Runs

Alex Gordon KC - 19
Wins

Jason Vargas KC - 11
Wade Davis KC - 9
Strikeouts

James Shields KC - 176
Jason Vargas KC - 127
Danny Duffy KC - 108
ERA

James Shields KC - 3.18
Yordano Ventura KC - 3.19
Jason Vargas KC - 3.59
Jeremy Guthrie KC - 4.28