Infielder Adalberto Mondesi and outfielder Rosell Herrera were recalled from Class AAA Omaha and the Kansas City Royals selected the contract of right-hander Wily Peralta from Omaha prior to Sunday's June 17, 2018 game.
Kansas City Royals Jorge Soler's broken bone in his left foot will be re-evaluated in a week. Soler underwent a CT scan following the June 15, 2018 game against the Houston Astros, that showed a broken left first metatarsal.
Kansas City Royals starter Ian Kennedy goes three innings, giving up eighth runs on seven hits, as the Oakland A's beat the Royals 16-0 on June 1, 2018. Matt Olson and Dustin Fowler each had two home runs on the night for the A's.
Kansas City Royals' Alcides Escobar hit a game-winning home run in the 14th inning and relief pitcher Scott Barlow got his first major-league win in 2-1 win on May 29, 2018 against the Minnesota Twins.
Kansas City Royals first baseman Hunter Dozier struggled in 2015 and said on May 29, 2018 that he questioned his ability to play baseball. After being called up this year, he would like to stay in the majors.