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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
The Royals have declined the 2015 option on 1B/DH Billy Butler. 11/01/2014 4:08 PM
Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas will hit eighth again in Game 7 of the World Series against the Giants on Wednesday. 10/29/2014 3:21 PM
Royals second baseman Omar Infante is 6-for-27 (.222) in his career against Giants starter Tim Hudson. 10/29/2014 9:33 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
Nov 20, 2014
Jorge Bonifacio (OF) Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
Orlando Calixte (IF) Contract purchased from Northwest Arkansas (AA).
Reymond Fuentes (OF) Acquired from the San Diego Padres.
Nov 12, 2014
Joe Paterson (P) Signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
Ryan Roberts (IF) Signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract and invited to spring training.
Nov 4, 2014
Noel Arguelles (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Brian Bocock (IF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Brett Hayes (C) Opted for minor league free agency.
Paul Janish (IF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Mitch Maier (OF) Opted for minor league free agency.
Sugar Ray Marimon (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Tim Melville (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Edinson Rincon (3B) Opted for minor league free agency.
Nov 3, 2014
Wade Davis (P) Kansas City Royals exercised their contract option for next season.
Paulo Orlando (OF) Contract purchased from Omaha (AAA).
Nov 1, 2014
Billy Butler (DH) Kansas City Royals declined their contract option for next season.
Oct 30, 2014
Nori Aoki (RF) Filed for free agency.
Scott Downs (P) Filed for free agency.
Jason Frasor (P) Filed for free agency.
Luke Hochevar (P) Missed all 163 regular season and all 14 playoff games (tommy john surgery).
Luke Hochevar (P) Filed for free agency.
Raul Ibanez (DH) Filed for free agency.
Michael Mariot (P) Missed the last 31 regular season and all 14 playoff games (strained right hamstring).
Santiago Nessy (C) Acquired from the Toronto Blue Jays.
James Shields (SP) Filed for free agency.
Josh Willingham (DH) Filed for free agency.
Blake Wood (P) Opted for minor league free agency.
Oct 27, 2014
Clayton Mortensen (P) Re-signed by the Kansas City Royals to a minor league contract.
Oct 24, 2014
Liam Hendriks (P) Designated for assignment by the Kansas City Royals.
Moises Sierra (OF) Claimed off waivers from the Chicago White Sox.
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.
TEAM LEADERS
Batting Avg.

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

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

Alex Gordon KC - 19
Billy Butler Oak - 9
Wins

Jason Vargas KC - 11
Wade Davis KC - 9
Strikeouts

Jason Vargas KC - 128
Danny Duffy KC - 113
ERA

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