The Kansas City Royals just announced on Royals Live on Fox Sports Kansas City that they have agreed to terms with second-round pick Cody Reed, a left-handed pitcher from Northwest Mississippi Community College. It brings the Royals' total to 18 of its 41 selections signed from last week's Rule 4 First-Year Player Draft.
Texas League president Tom Kayser announced today that four players and the coaching staff from Northwest Arkansas will participate in the 77th annual league All-Star Game, June 25, at the Naturals' Arvest Ballpark in Springdale, Ark.
Monday's Royals game was the highest-rated Royals telecast ever on FOX Sports Kansas City. The Royals 3-2 win over first-place Detroit, their sixth straight win, generated an 8.1 household rating in the Kansas City market according to Nielsen Media Research.
Major League Baseball and 'PEOPLE' magazine today announced the 90 finalists, three per MLB Club, for the "Tribute for Heroes" campaign, a national initiative that recognizes veterans and military service members and builds upon MLB and 'PEOPLE' magazine's commitment to honoring our country's heroes.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that 17 of the team's 41 selections from last week's First-Year Rule 4 Player Draft have signed with the organization, highlighted by first-round selection Hunter Dozier (eighth overall), who signed Monday.
The Kansas City Royals completed the second day of the 2013 First-Year Rule 4 Player Draft today, selecting eight players after drafting three players, including collegiate shortstop Hunter Dozier in the first round (eighth overall) on Thursday.
Following discussions with the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT), the Kansas City Royals are encouraging fans to use Interstate 435 and alternate routes when driving out to Kauffman Stadium this evening.
South Atlantic League president Eric Krupa announced rosters for the 54th Annual SAL All-Star Game on Tuesday and Kansas City Royals' minor league pitchers Christian Binford and Alec Mills have been selected to the Southern Division squad. The SAL All-Star Game is set for Tuesday, June 18 at FirstEnergy Park in Lakewood, N.J., home of the Lakewood BlueClaws. The Lexington Legends are the Royals' Single-A affiliate in the South Atlantic League.
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