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Perez, Duffy named Royals Player, Pitcher of the Month for April

May 2, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO. (May 2, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced this morning that catcher Salvador Perez and left-handed pitcher Danny Duffy have been named Royals Player and Pitcher of the Month, respectively, for the month of April. The awards are determined by a local media vote. Perez, 30,

Royals' single-game tickets for May home games now on sale

April 28, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO. (April 28, 2021) -- Kansas City Royals’ single-game tickets to May home games, with expanded stadium capacity, are now on sale. Fans can purchase tickets exclusively at www.royals.com. The Royals will provide 3-foot socially distanced pod-style seating to accommodate 17,400 fans per game in May. Future single-game

Royals' single-game tickets for May home games go on sale tomorrow at 10am

April 27, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO. (April 27, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals will expand stadium capacity for May games at Kauffman Stadium. Single-game tickets to May home games will go on sale tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. CT exclusively at www.royals.com. The Royals will provide 3-foot socially distanced pod-style seating to accommodate

Royals acquire Eduardo Herrera from Arizona for Nick Heath

April 17, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO. (April 17, 2021) – The Royals announced today that they have acquired right-handed pitcher Eduardo Herrera from the Arizona Diamondbacks for outfielder Nick Heath, who was designated for assignment on Wednesday. Herrera, 21, was signed by Arizona as an international free agent in 2016, and played as

Royals select Ervin Santana, recall Tyler Zuber, option Ryan McBroom, place Josh Staumont on IL

April 13, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO (April 13, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced several roster moves ahead of tonight’s game against the Los Angeles Angels. The club has selected right-handed pitcher Ervin Santana and recalled right-handed pitcher Tyler Zuber from the Alternate Training Site. In corresponding moves, the Royals have optioned

Kansas City Royals and Reckitt, the makers of Lysol, partner to enhance Kauffman Stadium's disinfection protocols

April 8, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO and PARSIPPANY, NJ (April 8, 2021) -- Today, the Kansas City Royals welcome Reckitt, the makers of Lysol, to Kauffman Stadium. They are proud to announce a partnership that will introduce enhanced disinfection protocols at The K for the 2021 season and beyond. Today’s announcement follows the

Royals announce Opening Day roster

April 1, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO. (April 1, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced the following roster moves today to finalize their Opening Day roster:

  • Kyle Isbel and Jake Brentz selected to the 40-man roster
  • Meibrys Viloria and Scott Blewett designated for assignment The Royals now have 40 players on

Royals place Mondesi on IL; recall Lopez

March 31, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO. (March 31, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have placed Adalberto Mondesi on the 10-day Injured List with a right oblique strain, retroactive to March 30. In a corresponding move, Nicky Lopez has been recalled from the alternate site.

Team statement on passing of Mike Bell

March 26, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ (March 26, 2021) – “The Kansas City Royals join the rest of Major League Baseball to mourn the passing of Minnesota Twins bench coach Mike Bell earlier today. Mike, who was raised in a historic baseball family, touched so many lives, first as a player and then transitioning

Royals announce inaugural 'Paint It Blue' community initiative

March 25, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO (March 25, 2021) – The Royals, in partnership with Price Chopper, today announced the first annual “Paint It Blue” campaign. This new initiative will unite, excite and inspire the Kansas City community ahead of Opening Day on Thursday, April 1. “This will be a special season, so

Single-game tickets for Royals home games in April on sale today

March 24, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO. (March 24, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals will welcome fans back to Kauffman Stadium for the 2021 season, and single-game tickets to April home games are on sale beginning today at 10:00 a.m. CT exclusively at www.royals.com. The Royals are planning for socially distanced pod-style seating

Royals reassign four players to Minor League camp

March 22, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ – The Kansas City Royals announced today that four players, pitchers Jackson Kowar and Daniel Lynch, infielder Bobby Witt Jr. and outfielder Kyle Isbel, have been reassigned to Minor League Camp. Following the moves, 35 players remain in Major League Camp, including nine non-roster invitees.

Royals announce extension with Salvador Perez

March 21, 2021

SURPRISE, ARIZ. (March 21, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have agreed to a four-year contract extension with catcher Salvador Perez that begins with the 2022 season and has a team option for 2026. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Perez, 30,

Royals to use Northwest Arkansas as alternate training site

March 18, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ (March 18, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals today announced they will use Arvest Ballpark, home of their Double-A affiliate the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, as their alternate training site during the month of April. Per Major League protocols, anywhere from 20 to 28 players who did not make

CommunityAmerica Credit Union becomes exclusive Crown Club Partner of the Royals

March 18, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO (March 18, 2021) – The Royals are thrilled to announce their new partnership with CommunityAmerica Credit Union, including the exclusive naming rights to Crown Club, a premium seating area behind home plate. "Lisa and her team have done a tremendous job building their business in Kansas City,”

Royals option two more players to Omaha

March 16, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ (March 16, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced two more roster moves ahead of tonight’s game against the Seattle Mariners. The Club has optioned catcher Sebastian Rivero and pitcher Tyler Zuber to Triple-A Omaha. Following the moves, 40 players remain in Major League Camp, including 13 non-roster

Royals announce three roster moves

March 15, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ (March 15, 2021) -- The Kansas City Royals announced three additional roster moves ahead of today’s game against the San Francisco Giants. The Club has optioned infielders Lucius Fox and Kelvin Gutierrez, and outfielder Nick Heath to Triple-A Omaha. Following today’s moves, 42 players remain in Major League

Royals announce additional roster moves

March 13, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ (March 13, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced a few roster moves ahead of today’s game. The Club has optioned pitchers Daniel Tillo and Angel Zerpa. Additionally, pitcher Eric Skoglund has been reassigned to minor league camp. Following today’s moves, there are 45 players in Major League

Royals announce a flurry of roster moves

March 11, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ (March 11, 2021) -- The Kansas City Royals announced several roster moves this afternoon. The Club has optioned pitchers Scott Blewett and Ronald Bolaños, catcher Meibrys Viloria and outfielder Edward Olivares to Omaha (AAA). Additionally, the following players have been reassigned to minor league camp: pitchers Jonathan Bowlan,

Royals sign outfielder Jarrod Dyson to a one-year contract

March 5, 2021

SURPRISE, AZ (March 5, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have signed outfielder Jarrod Dyson to a one-year Major League contract. Per club policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Dyson, 36, spent the first seven years of his Major League career with Kansas City,

Royals to welcome fans back to 'The K' for full season of baseball

March 4, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO (March 4, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals today announced that for the first time in 18 months fans will once again be welcomed back into Kauffman Stadium beginning on Thursday, April 1, when the Royals host the Texas Rangers at 3:10 p.m. to open the 2021

Royals open 2021 Hall of Fame balloting

Fans invited to register their vote at royals.com/hofvote
March 2, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO (March 2, 2021) -- The Kansas City Royals have announced that 2021 Royals Hall of Fame voting begins today. The online portion of this year’s vote will remain open to fans through Wednesday, March, 10 at 11:59pm (Central) at www.royals.com/hofvote. The Royals Hall of Fame voting process

Royals announce 2021 Spring Training television schedule

March 1, 2021

SURPRISE, ARIZ. (March 1, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals today announced that six Spring Training games will be televised this season on FOX Sports Kansas City (rebranding as Bally Sports Kansas City in the coming weeks). Coverage begins on Sunday, March 7, when the Royals visit the San Diego

Royals announce extension with Hunter Dozier

March 1, 2021

SURPRISE, ARIZ. (March 1, 2021) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have agreed to a four-year contract extension with third baseman Hunter Dozier that begins with the 2021 season and has a team option for 2025. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Dozier,

Royals and 610 Sports Radio announce changes to Spring Training broadcast schedule

February 24, 2021

KANSAS CITY, MO (February 24, 2021) — The Kansas City Royals and 610 Sports Radio today announced two changes to the 2021 Spring Training broadcast schedule. The Royals’ game at 2:05 p.m. CT on Saturday, March 6 at the San Francisco Giants will now air via webcast on royals.com, due