Royals Press Releases
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Royals in the Community
The Kansas City Royals and Royals Charities host one of their biggest events to start the upcoming homestand with Diamond of Dreams: Taking the Field for The University of Kansas Hospital on Thursday.
Homestand highlights: June 21-26
he Kansas City Royals return to Kauffman Stadium on Friday for a five-game homestand against the Chicago White Sox (June 21-23) and the Atlanta Braves (June 25-26).
Royals shatter FOX Sports Kansas City ratings record for second night in a row
Tuesday's Royals game set a new all-time ratings record for Royals baseball on FOX Sports Kansas City, topping the previous high set Monday night.
Royals sign second-round pick Cody Reed
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.
NW Arkansas to participate in Texas League All-Star Game
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 set ratings record
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.
Royals' finalists named for MLB and 'People' magazine's "Tribute for Heroes"
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.
Royals sign 17 Draft picks
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.
Royals sign first-round pick Hunter Dozier
The Kansas City Royals today announced the club has signed first-round draft choice Hunter Dozier, the eighth overall pick in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft.