The Kansas City Royals and Omaha Storm Chasers announced a two-year extension to their Player Development Contract (PDC) on Monday evening, extending the two clubs' partnership to last through the 2018 season.
The Kansas City Royals and 610 Sports Radio, a member of the Entercom Communications Corporation, today announced a new four-year agreement to broadcast the Royals on radio through the 2019 season. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. 610 Sports Radio has been the broadcast home of the Kansas City Royals in the Kansas City area since the 2008 season.
Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., and ESPN2 announced tonight that three Kansas City Royals - shortstop Alcides Escobar, first baseman Eric Hosmer and catcher Salvador Perez - have won American League Rawlings Gold Glove Awards for the 2015 season. The three Rawlings Gold Glove winners are tied for the most in a single year in club history, with Hosmer and Perez being honored for the third-straight season, while Escobar earned his first.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have declined the mutual options on right-handed pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and outfielder Alex Rios. Both players will become free agents and are able to sign with any club beginning on Friday, November 6 at 11 p.m. CT.