Royals Press Releases
Royals single-game tickets on sale Friday online
Single-game tickets for the Kansas City Royals 2017 season go on-sale exclusively online at www.royals.com this Friday, February 24 at 10 a.m. (CST).
Royals agree to terms with 12 players on contracts for 2017
The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms on 2017 Major League contracts with pitchers Scott Alexander, Brian Flynn, Jake Junis, Kevin McCarthy and Kyle Zimmer; infielders Cheslor Cuthbert, Hunter Dozier, Whit Merrifield and Ramon Torres and outfielders Billy Burns, Terrance Gore and Bubba Starling. Consistent with club policy, terms of the contracts were not disclosed.
Cubs acquire RHP Alec Mills from Kansas City for OF Donnie Dewees
The Chicago Cubs acquired right-handed pitcher Alec Mills from the Kansas City Royals for minor league outfielder Donnie Dewees.
Eleven Royals to participate in 2017 World Baseball Classic
Major League Baseball announced rosters for the 2017 World Baseball Classic tournament this evening and 11 players from the Kansas City Royals' organization will be part of the tournament, which begins on March 6. The list includes six players -- Drew Butera (Italy), Danny Duffy (USA), Alcides Escobar (Venezuela), Eric Hosmer (USA), Salvador Perez (Venezuela) and Joakim Soria (Mexico) -- currently on the Royals' 40-man roster.
Royals acquire OF Donnie Dewees from Cubs for RHP Alec Mills
The Kansas City Royals announced that they have acquired minor league outfielder Donnie Dewees (pronounced: DEW-EE-z) from the Chicago Cubs, in exchange for right-handed pitcher Alec Mills. Mills was designated for assignment when the Royals signed free-agent pitcher Jason Hammel.
Royals sign pitcher Jason Hammel to a two-year deal
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have signed right-handed pitcher Jason Hammel to a two-year free agent contract, with a mutual option for the 2019 season.
Royals connect past, present and future with new 'Raised Royal' campaign theme
The Kansas City Royals, along with Walz Tetrick Advertising, are excited to announce "Raised Royal" as the campaign for the 2017 season.
Royals agree to terms with Kelvin Herrera; avoid arbitration
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Kelvin Herrera on a contract for the 2017 season, avoiding arbitration. Per club policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Royals and 610 Sports Radio announce 2017 Spring Training broadcast schedule
The Kansas City Royals and 610 Sports Radio today announced the first 18 broadcasts of what will ultimately be at least 20 spring training games that will air on KCSP-AM. All Spring Training contests will be webcast on royals.com, including the games not on 610 Sports Radio.