2017 Philadelphia Phillies Season Preview

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The Phillies were once a first class team in the NL East in the late 2000’s, but lousy contracts and aging stars prompted their fall from grace over the last few years. The departure of Ryan Howard will open up the first base spot, and Odubel Herrera will now play a full time role in […] READ MORE


2017 Kansas City Royals Season Preview

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The Kansas City Royals came up short in their pursuit of a third consecutive American League pennant last year, finishing with a .500 record and placing third in the division. They remained relatively quiet in free agency until as of a few weeks ago, signing Jason Hammel and Brandon Moss as well as making a […] READ MORE


Prepare for Kansas City Royals Core to Split after 2017

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The 2018 Kansas City Royals will surely look different than the 2017 model. First baseman Eric Hosmer, shortstop Alcides Escobar, center fielder Lorenzo Cain, and third baseman Mike Moustakas are all set to hit the open market at the end of the season. The Kansas City Royals core may very well split up after 2017. Prepare […] READ MORE


Travis Wood Signs With Kansas City Royals

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According to ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick, it looks like Travis Wood will be joining Jason Hammel in Kansas City. Jon Heyman reported that it will be a two-year deal. Travis Wood is signing with the #royals, source says. — Jerry Crasnick (@jcrasnick) February 13, 2017 Travis Wood Signs With Kansas City Royals The 30 year-old has […] READ MORE


Kansas City Royals 2017 Rotation Elation

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On Wednesday afternoon, the Kansas City Royals brought a new face to the rotation by signing starting pitcher Jason Hammel, in hopes of the acquisition coming to their aid after an abysmal 2016 rotation. Kansas City Royals 2017 Rotation Elation Although Spring Training games do not begin for another two weeks, the PECOTA projections have once again predicted the Royals […] READ MORE


Royals Sign Jason Hammel to Deal

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According to Fox Sport’s Ken Rosenthal on Sunday, the Kansas City Royals have agreed to a two-year, $16 million deal with Jason Hammel. The 34-year-old is considered as one of the best free agent starting pitchers left on the market. Source: #Royals in agreement with free-agent RHP Jason Hammel on two-year contract with mutual option […] READ MORE


Brandon Moss Signs Deal with the Kansas City Royals

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According to multiple reports including ESPN’s Jim Bowden, the Kansas City Royals and first basemen Brandon Moss have agreed on a two-year, $12 million deal, pending a physical expected to be completed early in the week. Brandon Moss Signs Deal with the Kansas City Royals The 33 year-old left-handed slugger has been a steady source of […] READ MORE


Royals Pitcher Yordano Ventura Dies in Car Accident

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The Kansas City Royals and the baseball world lost a young talented pitcher in Yordano Ventura, who died in a car crash Sunday morning in the Dominican Republic. He was only 25 years old. Yordano Ventura Dies in Car Accident According to Colonel Jacobo Mateo Moquete, director of communications for the military and police of […] READ MORE


Nate Karns’ Value to the Kansas City Royals

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Trade rumors had been surrounding Jarrod Dyson for awhile, so it wasn’t a huge surprise when the Kansas City Royals acquired pitcher Nate Karns from the Seattle Mariners for the outfielder last week. Nate Karns’ Value to the Kansas City Royals Fans were sad to see Dyson go. His swanky personality was perhaps more notable than […] READ MORE


Peter O’Brien Dealt to Kansas City Royals

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The Kansas City Royals announced on Tuesday that the club had acquired outfielder Peter O’Brien from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for pitcher Sam Lewis. The Royals trade for O’Brien comes roughly a month after they picked up Jorge Soler from the Cubs in exchange for closer Wade Davis. Royals have acquired OF Peter O’Brien […] READ MORE