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MLB Rumors: Kansas City Royals Undecided About Edinson Volquez Qualifying Offer

Posted on 22 Sep, 2016, by in MLB

The Kansas City Royals and Edinson Volquez are in an interesting situation heading into the offseason, with a mutual option to be decided on, with the implications being either free agency or maybe even a qualifying offer. More


MLB Teams Rankings Based on 2012 to 2015 Playoffs

Posted on 21 Sep, 2016, by in MLB

The MLB postseason is approaching, and we thought it’d be a good time to rank major league teams based on their playoff performance since the expanded wild card postseason began in 2012. There have been 21 teams with a postseason appearance over the last four seasons, and three World Series champions: The San Francisco Giants, Boston Red Sox and Kansas City Royals. The St. Louis Cardinals are the only team to make the postseason every time. More

Edinson Volquez

MLB Rumors: Kansas City Royals Not Sure About Qualifying Offer to Edinson Volquez

Posted on 5 Sep, 2016, by in MLB

When this season ends, the Kansas City Royals can offer Edinson Volquez a qualifying offer and they probably will, which says a lot more about the starting pitching market in the upcoming free agency period than his ability in 2016. More

Danny Duffy

MLB Rumors: Kansas City Royals, Danny Duffy & Contract Extension Question

Posted on 22 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

In the background of the Kansas City Royals surging back into the postseason race has been Danny Duffy having a terrific season, which obviously brings us to the question of when, and not if, the Royals give him a long term contract? More

Cheslor Cuthbert

MLB Rumors: Kansas City Royals With Some Hard Choices Heading Into 2017

Posted on 11 Aug, 2016, by in MLB

The Kansas City Royals are already thinking about what kind of team they’re going to put on the field next season, considering this one is a bust. They seem to have an overload of talent at third base, with Cheslor Cuthbert emerging this season, Mike Moustakas coming back from injury in 2017, and Hunter Dozier ready to start his major league career. More

johnny cueto 2-hitter

MLB Rumors – Kansas City Royals, Johnny Cueto & World Series Jealousy

Posted on 24 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The Kansas City Royals made it clear: On their trip to the White House, celebrating their World Series win from last October, they’re only taking players that were on the team for the entire 2015 season, were on the active postseason roster and are still with the team. This leaves someone like Johnny Cueto, now with the San Francisco Giants, out of the trip, which he doesn’t like. More

Ervin Santana

MLB Rumors – Kansas City Royals & Baltimore Orioles Interested in Signing Ervin Santana

Posted on 17 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

If nothing surprising happens, the Minnesota Twins will be able to move Ervin Santana via trade by the end of this deadline, considering how many teams are looking for starting pitchers, making even the mediocre ones look great. More

Lorenzo Cain, Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas

MLB Rumors – Kansas City Royals Worried About the Immediate Future

Posted on 15 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

What has so far been a disappointing season for the Kansas City Royals isn’t the end of their worries, with decisions looming over the future of Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain and Mike Moustakas, the heart of their lineup over the last two years. More

Eric Hosmer

MLB Rumors: Royals Counting on Eric Hosmer, Salvador Perez to Pull the Wagon

Posted on 13 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

The American League won the MLB All-Star game with Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez doing the heavy lifting, splitting the four RBIs in the 4-2 win. Now, the struggling Kansas City Royals need this to turn into something positive regarding their sloppy title defense campaign. More

Jay Bruce Trade

MLB Rumors – Giants, Indians, Nationals, Blue Jays & Royals Interested in Signing Jay Bruce

Posted on 12 Jul, 2016, by in MLB

It’s the midseason break and Jay Bruce still hasn’t been traded by the Cincinnati Reds. Don’t be surprised if that changes by August 1 (trade deadline), with teams like the San Francisco Giants, Kansas City Royals, Toronto Blue Jays, Cleveland Indians and Washington Nationals possibly going after the rightfielder. More