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Standings - AL Central

Teams W L Pct GB L10 Stk
MIN 36 24 .600 - 6-4 L1
CHW 35 25 .583 1.0 2-8 L1
CLE 35 25 .583 1.0 8-2 W1
KC 26 34 .433 10.0 5-5 W1
DET 23 35 .397 12.0 2-8 L1

Team Leaders - Hitting

Team Leaders - Pitching

Team Rankings - Hitting

Total AL Rank MLB Rank
R 248 4 13
AVG .244 3 8
SLG 0.402 3 10
OBP .309 4 13
HR 68 3 11
SB 49 1 2

Team Rankings - Pitching

Total AL Rank MLB Rank
W 26 4 10
ERA 4.30 4 6
WHIP 1.375 4 10
K/9 9.00 3 7
BAA 0.254 4 12
SLG 0.415 4 7
OBP .332 4 11

Latest Game - Sep 27, 2020

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
DET (23-35) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0
KC (26-34) 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 x 3 5 0

W: Singer  (4-5) L: Cordero   (0-0) S: Hahn (3)

DET - HR: none

KC - HR: McBroom (6) , Mondesi (6)

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Player News

Hunter Dozier 3B: Dozier and the Royals are... Feb 28, 10:15AM

Jakob Junis RP,SP: Junis has worked on a cutter... Feb 25, 7:24PM

Matt Reynolds 3B,2B: Reynolds signed with the... Feb 11, 12:00PM

Khalil Lee CF: Lee was acquired by the Mets... Feb 10, 10:07PM

Franchy Cordero LF,CF: The Red Sox agreed to acquire... Feb 10, 9:34PM

Player Injuries

Player Injury Status Exp Return
Daniel Tillo SP Elbow Day-to-Day 2022/02/01
Kyle Zimmer RP,SP Elbow Day-to-Day 2021/03/02

Recent Transactions

Date Player Transaction
2021/02/22 Brad Brach RP   The Kansas City Royals signed RHP Brad Brach to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
2021/02/11 Andrew Benintendi LF  The Boston Red Sox traded OF Andrew Benintendi to the Kansas City Royals.
2021/02/05 Jonathan Bowlan SP   The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Jonathan Bowlan to spring training.
2021/02/05 Jake Brentz SP,RP  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LHP Jake Brentz to spring training.
2021/02/05 Gabriel Cancel 2B,SS  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Gabriel Cancel to spring training.
2021/02/05 Austin Cox SP   The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LHP Austin Cox to spring training.
2021/02/05 Wade Davis RP  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Wade Davis to spring training.
2021/02/05 Nick Dini C  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster C Nick Dini to spring training.
2021/02/05 Clay Dungan SS  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Clay Dungan to spring training.
2021/02/05 Freddy Fermin C  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster C Freddy Fermin to spring training.
2021/02/05 Jeison Guzman SS  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Jeison Guzmán to spring training.
2021/02/05 Jon Heasley SP,P  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Jon Heasley to spring training.
2021/02/05 Kyle Isbel 2B,CF   The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Kyle Isbel to spring training.
2021/02/05 Jake Kalish SP,RP  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LHP Jake Kalish to spring training.
2021/02/05 Jackson Kowar SP    The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Jackson Kowar to spring training.
2021/02/05 Asa Lacy SP,RP,P   The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LHP Asa Lacy to spring training.
2021/02/05 Daniel Lynch SP    The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LHP Daniel Lynch to spring training.
2021/02/05 Alec Marsh SP,P   The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Alec Marsh to spring training.
2021/02/05 Seuly Matias CF,RF   The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster OF Seuly Matias to spring training.
2021/02/05 Erick Mejia 2B,SS  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Erick Mejia to spring training.
2021/02/05 MJ Melendez C  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster C MJ Melendez to spring training.
2021/02/05 Anderson Miller LF,OF  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster OF Anderson Miller to spring training.
2021/02/05 Nick Pratto 1B  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Nick Pratto to spring training.
2021/02/05 Emmanuel Rivera 3B  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Emmanuel Rivera to spring training.
2021/02/05 Carlos Sanabria RP  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Carlos Sanabria to spring training.
2021/02/05 Ervin Santana SP  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster RHP Ervin Santana to spring training.
2021/02/05 Eric Skoglund RP,SP  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LHP Eric Skoglund to spring training.
2021/02/05 Gabe Speier RP  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LHP Gabe Speier to spring training.
2021/02/05 Bubba Starling CF  The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster OF Bubba Starling to spring training.
2021/02/05 Bobby Witt Jr. SS   The Kansas City Royals invited non-roster INF Bobby Witt Jr. to spring training.
2021/01/31 Hanser Alberto 2B   The Kansas City Royals signed INF Hanser Alberto to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training.
2021/01/20 Wade Davis RP  The Kansas City Royals signed RHP Wade Davis to a minor league contract.
2020/12/29 Ervin Santana SP  The Kansas City Royals signed RHP Ervin Santana.
2020/12/21 Erick Mejia 2B,SS  The Kansas City Royals signed INF Erick Mejia to a minor league contract.
2020/12/18 Jeison Guzman SS  The Kansas City Royals re-signed INF Jeison Guzmán to a minor league contract.
2020/12/15 Foster Griffin SP  The Kansas City Royals re-signed LHP Foster Griffin to a minor league contract.
2020/12/15 Carlos Sanabria RP  The Kansas City Royals signed RHP Carlos Sanabria to a minor league contract.
2020/12/15 Bubba Starling CF  The Kansas City Royals signed OF Bubba Starling to a minor league contract.
2020/12/14 Greg Holland RP The Kansas City Royals signed RHP Greg Holland.
2020/12/08 Carlos Santana 1B The Kansas City Royals signed INF Carlos Santana.
2020/12/03 Foster Griffin SP  LHP Foster Griffin elected free agency.
2020/12/03 Carlos Sanabria RP  RHP Carlos Sanabria elected free agency.
2020/12/02 Maikel Franco 3B  INF Maikel Franco elected free agency.
2020/12/02 Jeison Guzman SS  INF Jeison Guzmán elected free agency.
2020/12/02 Erick Mejia 2B,SS  INF Erick Mejia elected free agency.
2020/12/02 Bubba Starling CF  OF Bubba Starling elected free agency.
2020/12/01 Mike Minor SP The Kansas City Royals signed LHP Mike Minor.
2020/12/01 Carlos Sanabria RP  The Kansas City Royals designated RHP Carlos Sanabria for assignment.
2020/11/30 Foster Griffin SP  The Kansas City Royals designated LHP Foster Griffin for assignment.
2020/11/30 Michael Taylor RF  The Kansas City Royals signed OF Michael Taylor.
2020/11/30 Michael A. Taylor CF The Kansas City Royals signed OF Michael A. Taylor.
2020/11/25 Gabe Speier RP  The Kansas City Royals sent LHP Gabe Speier outright to the minors.
2020/11/21 Chance Adams RP  The Kansas City Royals sent RHP Chance Adams outright to the minors.
2020/11/21 Khalil Lee CF  The Kansas City Royals purchased the contract of OF Khalil Lee from the minors.
2020/11/21 Sebastian Rivero C The Kansas City Royals purchased the contract of C Sebastian Rivero from the minors.
2020/11/21 Glenn Sparkman RP  The Kansas City Royals designated RHP Glenn Sparkman for assignment.
2020/11/21 Gabe Speier RP  The Kansas City Royals designated LHP Gabe Speier for assignment.
2020/11/21 Daniel Tillo SP  The Kansas City Royals purchased the contract of LHP Daniel Tillo from the minors.
2020/11/06 Dylan Coleman SP  The San Diego Padres traded RHP Dylan Coleman to the Kansas City Royals.
2020/11/02 Winston Abreu SP  RHP Winston Abreu elected free agency.
2020/11/02 D.J. Burt 2B  INF D.J. Burt elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Gerson Garabito SP  RHP Gerson Garabito elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Conner Greene SP  RHP Conner Greene elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Arnaldo Hernandez SP  RHP Arnaldo Hernandez elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Tyler Hill LF  OF Tyler Hill elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Nick Howard RP  RHP Nick Howard elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Andres Machado RP  RHP Andres Machado elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Yunior Marte SP  RHP Yunior Marte elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Randy Rosario RP  LHP Randy Rosario elected free agency.
2020/11/02 Chase Vallot C  C Chase Vallot elected free agency.
2020/10/30 Kevin McCarthy RP  RHP Kevin McCarthy elected free agency.
2020/10/30 Mike Montgomery RP   LHP Mike Montgomery elected free agency.
2020/10/30 Carlos Sanabria RP  The Kansas City Royals claimed RHP Carlos Sanabria off waivers from the Houston Astros.
2020/10/28 Matt Harvey RP   RHP Matt Harvey elected free agency.
2020/10/28 Greg Holland RP RHP Greg Holland elected free agency.
2020/10/28 Ian Kennedy RP   RHP Ian Kennedy elected free agency.
2020/09/25 Greg Holland RP Placed on 10-Day IL (Right oblique strain)
2020/09/25 Ian Kennedy RP   Removed From 10-Day IL (Strained left calf)
2020/09/25 Ryan McBroom 1B Called Up from Minors
2020/09/25 Jorge Soler DH,RF Placed on 10-Day IL (Right oblique strain)
2020/09/24 Scott Blewett SP  Sent to Minors
2020/09/24 Richard Lovelady RP Called Up from Minors
2020/09/23 Franchy Cordero LF,CF   Removed From 60-Day IL (Sprained right wrist)
2020/09/23 Jakob Junis RP,SP  Called Up from Minors
2020/09/23 Erick Mejia 2B,SS  Sent to Minors
2020/09/23 Mike Montgomery RP   Removed From 60-Day IL (Lat strain)
2020/09/23 Bubba Starling CF  Placed on 10-Day IL (Lower back spasms)
2020/09/23 Kyle Zimmer RP,SP  Placed on 10-Day IL (Right elbow neuritis)
2020/09/21 Kelvin Gutierrez 3B  Sent to Minors
2020/09/21 Jorge Soler DH,RF Removed From 10-Day IL (Strained right oblique)
2020/09/16 Scott Blewett SP  Called Up from Minors
2020/09/16 Matt Harvey RP   Placed on 10-Day IL (Right lat strain)
2020/09/16 Jakob Junis RP,SP  Sent to Minors
2020/09/16 Erick Mejia 2B,SS  Called Up from Minors
2020/09/15 Matt Reynolds 3B,2B   Outrighted to Minors
2020/09/12 Kelvin Gutierrez 3B  Removed From 60-Day IL (Sprained right elbow)
2020/09/12 Nick Heath CF Called Up from Minors
2020/09/12 Ryan McBroom 1B Sent to Minors
2020/09/12 Matt Reynolds 3B,2B   Designated for Assignment
2020/09/11 Salvador Perez C Removed From 10-Day IL (Swelling of left eye)
2020/09/11 Meibrys Viloria C  Sent to Minors
2020/09/08 Matt Reynolds 3B,2B   Purchased From Minors
2020/09/08 Jorge Soler DH,RF Placed on 10-Day IL (Strained right oblique)
2020/09/06 Humberto Arteaga SS   Released
2020/09/06 Randy Rosario RP  Outrighted to Minors
2020/09/03 Edward Olivares CF Called Up from Minors
2020/09/03 Randy Rosario RP  Designated for Assignment
2020/08/31 Chance Adams RP  Called Up from Minors
2020/08/31 Nick Heath CF Removed From 10-Day IL (Strained left hamstring)
2020/08/31 Nick Heath CF Sent to Minors
2020/08/31 Ian Kennedy RP   Placed on 10-Day IL (Strained left calf)
2020/08/30 Carlos Hernandez SP Called Up from Minors
2020/08/29 Edward Olivares CF Traded From San Diego (for P Trevor Rosenthal,three-player deal)
2020/08/29 Edward Olivares CF Sent to Minors
2020/08/28 Tyler Zuber RP Reinstated from Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency List
2020/08/27 Lucius Fox SS  Traded From Tampa Bay (for OF Brett Phillips)
2020/08/27 Lucius Fox SS  Sent to Minors
2020/08/26 Chance Adams RP  Sent to Minors
2020/08/26 Jakob Junis RP,SP  Removed From 10-Day IL (Lower back spasms)
2020/08/25 Jake Newberry RP Called Up from Minors
2020/08/25 Tyler Zuber RP Placed on Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency List
2020/08/23 Chance Adams RP  Called Up from Minors
2020/08/23 Jake Newberry RP Sent to Minors
2020/08/21 Salvador Perez C Placed on 10-Day IL (Swelling of left eye)
2020/08/21 Randy Rosario RP  Removed From 10-Day IL (Left arm tightness)
2020/08/19 Jesse Hahn RP,SP Reinstated from Paternity Leave List
2020/08/19 Matt Harvey RP   Purchased From Minors
2020/08/19 Kevin McCarthy RP  Sent to Minors
2020/08/19 Gabe Speier RP  Sent to Minors
2020/08/17 Jesse Hahn RP,SP Reinstated From Restricted List
2020/08/17 Jesse Hahn RP,SP Placed on Paternity Leave List
2020/08/16 Jakob Junis RP,SP  Placed on 10-Day IL (Lower back spasms)
2020/08/16 Meibrys Viloria C  Called Up from Minors
2020/08/15 Scott Blewett SP  Called Up from Minors (recalled as 29th roster player)
2020/08/15 Scott Blewett SP  Return of 27th man (return of 29th roster player)
2020/08/14 Jeison Guzman SS  Sent to Minors
2020/08/14 Bubba Starling CF  Removed From 10-Day IL (Undisclosed injury)
2020/08/11 Jeison Guzman SS  Called Up from Minors
2020/08/10 Franchy Cordero LF,CF   Transferred to 60-Day IL (Sprained right wrist)
2020/08/09 Chance Adams RP  Sent to Minors
2020/08/09 Franchy Cordero LF,CF   Placed on 10-Day IL (Sprained right wrist)
2020/08/09 Hunter Dozier 3B  Removed From 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/08/08 Chance Adams RP  Called Up from Minors
2020/08/08 Nick Heath CF Placed on 10-Day IL (Strained left hamstring)
2020/08/07 Chance Adams RP  Removed From 10-Day IL (Undisclosed injury)
2020/08/07 Chance Adams RP  Sent to Minors
2020/08/07 Jorge Lopez SP Designated for Assignment
2020/08/07 Jorge Lopez SP Reinstated from Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency List
2020/08/07 Mike Montgomery RP   Transferred to 60-Day IL (Lat strain)
2020/08/07 Glenn Sparkman RP  Transferred to 60-Day IL (Strained right forearm)
2020/08/06 Scott Blewett SP  Sent to Minors
2020/08/06 Brad Keller SP Removed From 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/08/06 Erick Mejia 2B,SS  Sent to Minors
2020/08/06 Meibrys Viloria C  Sent to Minors
2020/08/05 Scott Blewett SP  Called Up from Minors
2020/08/05 Oscar Hernandez C  Outrighted to Minors
2020/08/05 Glenn Sparkman RP  Placed on 10-Day IL (Strained right forearm)
2020/08/05 Bubba Starling CF  Placed on 10-Day IL (Undisclosed injury)
2020/08/05 Meibrys Viloria C  Called Up from Minors
2020/08/02 Ronald Bolanos RP  Sent to Minors
2020/08/02 Cam Gallagher C Removed From 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/08/02 Oscar Hernandez C  Designated for Assignment
2020/08/02 Jakob Junis RP,SP  Removed From 10-Day IL (Stretching out, prep for 2020 season)
2020/07/31 Kris Bubic SP  Purchased From Minors
2020/07/31 Foster Griffin SP  Transferred to 60-Day IL (Strained left forearm)
2020/07/31 Jorge Lopez SP Placed on Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency List
2020/07/30 Jesse Hahn RP,SP Reinstated from Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency List
2020/07/30 Jesse Hahn RP,SP Placed on Restricted List
2020/07/28 Foster Griffin SP  Placed on 10-Day IL (Strained left forearm)
2020/07/28 Matt Harvey RP   Signed to a Minor League Contract
2020/07/28 Nick Heath CF Called Up from Minors
2020/07/28 Mike Montgomery RP   Placed on 10-Day IL (Lat strain)
2020/07/28 Jake Newberry RP Called Up from Minors
2020/07/27 Richard Lovelady RP Sent to Minors
2020/07/27 Ryan O'Hearn 1B Removed From 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/07/25 Ronald Bolanos RP  Sent to Minors
2020/07/25 Brady Singer SP  Purchased From Minors
2020/07/25 Meibrys Viloria C  Sent to Minors
2020/07/23 Chance Adams RP  Placed on 10-Day IL (Undisclosed injury)
2020/07/23 Ronald Bolanos RP  Called Up from Minors
2020/07/23 Franchy Cordero LF,CF   Called Up from Minors
2020/07/23 Foster Griffin SP  Called Up from Minors
2020/07/23 Jesse Hahn RP,SP Placed on Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency List
2020/07/23 Oscar Hernandez C  Purchased From Minors
2020/07/23 Greg Holland RP Purchased From Minors
2020/07/23 Erick Mejia 2B,SS  Purchased From Minors
2020/07/23 Randy Rosario RP  Placed on 10-Day IL (Left arm tightness)
2020/07/23 Gabe Speier RP  Called Up from Minors
2020/07/23 Meibrys Viloria C  Called Up from Minors
2020/07/23 Kyle Zimmer RP,SP  Called Up from Minors
2020/07/23 Tyler Zuber RP Purchased From Minors
2020/07/22 Hunter Dozier 3B  Placed on 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/07/21 Jake Newberry RP Sent to Minors
2020/07/21 Stephen Woods Jr. SP  Outrighted to Minors
2020/07/19 Jakob Junis RP,SP  Placed on 10-Day IL (Stretching out, prep for 2020 season)
2020/07/17 Franchy Cordero LF,CF   Sent to Minors
2020/07/16 Ronald Bolanos RP  Traded From San Diego (w/Cordero for Tim Hill)
2020/07/16 Ronald Bolanos RP  Sent to Minors
2020/07/16 Franchy Cordero LF,CF   Traded From San Diego (w/Bolanos for Tim Hill)
2020/07/16 Kelvin Gutierrez 3B  Called Up from Minors - Not to Report
2020/07/16 Kelvin Gutierrez 3B  Placed on 60-Day IL (Sprained right elbow)
2020/07/14 Brad Keller SP Placed on 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/07/14 Ryan O'Hearn 1B Placed on 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/07/14 Salvador Perez C Removed From 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/07/11 Cam Gallagher C Placed on 10-Day IL (COVID-19 injured list)
2020/07/09 Oscar Hernandez C  Signed to a Minor League Contract
2020/07/04 Salvador Perez C Placed on 10-Day IL (COVID-19)
2020/06/28 Eric Skoglund RP,SP  Outrighted to Minors
2020/03/25 Trevor Rosenthal RP  Purchased From Minors
2020/03/25 Eric Skoglund RP,SP  Designated for Assignment
2020/03/19 Kelvin Gutierrez 3B  Sent to Minors
2020/03/19 Gabe Speier RP  Sent to Minors
2020/03/19 Kyle Zimmer RP,SP  Sent to Minors
2020/03/10 Foster Griffin SP  Sent to Minors
2020/03/10 Jeison Guzman SS  Sent to Minors
2020/03/10 Nick Heath CF Sent to Minors
2020/03/10 Meibrys Viloria C  Sent to Minors
2020/03/07 Scott Blewett SP  Sent to Minors
2020/03/07 Carlos Hernandez SP Sent to Minors

Last 5 Games

Date Team Result
Sun, Sep 27 Detroit W, 3-1 Boxscore Recap
Sat, Sep 26 Detroit L, 4-3 Boxscore Recap
Fri, Sep 25 Detroit W, 3-2 Boxscore Recap
Thu, Sep 24 Detroit W, 8-7 Boxscore Recap
Wed, Sep 23 St. Louis W, 12-3 Boxscore Recap

Next 5 Games

Date Team Time
Thu, Apr 1 Texas 4:10PM EDT Preview
Sat, Apr 3 Texas 2:10PM EDT Preview
Sun, Apr 4 Texas 2:10PM EDT Preview
Mon, Apr 5 @Cleveland 4:10PM EDT Preview
Wed, Apr 7 @Cleveland 1:10PM EDT Preview