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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
Kansas City center fielder Lorenzo Cain was 2-for-6 with two RBI, two runs and a stolen base against the Athletics on Tuesday in the American League Wild Card game. 10/01/2014 10:09 AM
Royals 1B/DH Billy Butler went 2-for-4 with two RBI in the American League Wild Card game against the Athletics on Tuesday. 10/01/2014 10:05 AM
Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer went 3-for-4 with an RBI and two runs to lead the Royals past the Athletics, 9-8, in the American League Wild Card game on Tuesday. 10/01/2014 9:58 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
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).
Sep 22, 2014
Danny Duffy (P) Missed 12 games (rotator cuff).
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) Optioned to NW Arkansas (AA).
Terrance Gore (OF) Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
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