The Kansas City Royals hosted 2-year-old Roman Dinkel, who was born with spina bifida, and he met manager Ned Yost, Salvador Perez and others. A video of Dinkel went viral last month of him walking and telling the family dog “Look Maggie, I walking.”
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jorge López exited with a left rib contusion in the fifth inning of Friday night's August 14, 2018 game against the Minnesota Twins. López and third baseman Hunter Dozier collided chasing a pop up in the fourth.
Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost is considering using a six-man starting pitching rotations for the last month of the season. Ian Kennedy is close to coming back and he still wants to give the current rotation more chances to start.
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Brad Keller received support in the form of three home runs by three different rookies to win against the Baltimore Orioles at Kauffman Stadium on Friday August 31, 2018.
Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez is listed as day-to-day after spraining his thumb in his last at bat. Manager Ned Yost says Perez is still available in a pinch during the Baltimore Orioles series.
Kansas City Royals' Whit Merrifield is back with power in the month of August with five home runs to his credit. His lifting and conditioning routine, along with the changing role of leadoff hitters, has given him the strength to drive the ball.
Kansas City Royals' Adalberto Mondesi connects on home runs in back-to-back games against the Detroit Tigers as the team takes the two-game sweep after Wednesday's August 29, 2018 win at Kauffman Stadium.
Kansas City Royals Alex Gordon moved into fourth place on the teams all-time home run list, and Danny Duffy got the win against the Detroit Tigers, in Wednesday's August 29, 2018 baseball game at Kauffman Stadium.
KC Royals catcher Salvador Perez promised to hit a home run for Olathe native Colin Couch before Friday's game against the Cleveland Indians. Perez followed with a home run in the first inning for Couch, a 21 year old who has cerebral palsy.