In final game, Ned Yost tells Eric Hosmer 'you're what legends are made of'
Royals manager Ned Yost reflects on a 14-2 loss to the Diamondbacks on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. First baseman Eric Hosmer hit a home run in his first at-bat after receiving a standing ovation at Kauffman Stadium.
For the sixth straight season, Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez was selected to participate in the All-Star game on July 17, 2018 at Nationals Park. Perez was selected as a reserve player for the American League roster.
The Boston Red Sox got to Kansas City Royals' starter Brad Keller in the fifth inning, and then proceeded to dominate the bullpen as catcher Drew Butera pitched the ninth inning. Boston went on to win 15-4.