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MLB postpones six games Friday due to rain; most in a single day since 2018 - The Athletic

The Dodgers-Cubs, Pirates-Reds, Orioles-Royals, Mets-Phillies, Rangers-Yankees and Blue Jays-Guardians will not play on Friday night due to inclement...

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Jon Jay, former Cardinals outfielder, retires from MLB after 12 seasons - The Athletic

Jon Jay is retiring from professional baseball, he announced on his Instagram on Wednesday. The outfielder played 12 seasons in MLB.

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Top prospect Bobby Witt Jr. makes Royals' Opening Day roster - The Athletic

Royals shortstop prospect Bobby Witt Jr. will make the team's Opening Day roster, manager Mike Matheny confirmed Tuesday.

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Zack Greinke, Royals agree to deal bringing RHP back to Kansas City: Sources - The Athletic

Zack Greinke is in agreement on a contract to return to the Kansas City Royals, sources told The Athletic. The deal is for one year and $13 million,...

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Jeremy Giambi, former MLB player, dies at age 47 - The Athletic

Giambi played for the Royals, A's, Phillies and Red Sox, but he was probably most remembered for his time in Oakland, where he played a...

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Orioles' Adley Rutschman, Royals' Bobby Witt Jr. lead Keith Law's list of 2022's top 100 MLB prospects - The Athletic

Rutschman and Witt were the top two picks in the 2019 MLB Draft, and they're now the two best prospects in baseball.

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Royals reliever Wade Davis retires, leaves as World Series champ and 3-time All-Star - The Athletic

Davis, 36, recorded the final out as part of a shutout inning for the Royals in the series-clinching Game 5 win over the Mets in the 2015 World...

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Cardinals become first MLB team to have 5 Gold Glove winners in a season - The Athletic

First baseman Paul Goldschmidt, second basemen Tommy Edman, third baseman Nolan Arenado, left fielder Tyler O'Neill and center fielder Harrison...

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Art Stewart, longtime Royals scout responsible for drafting Bo Jackson, dies at 94 - The Athletic

In a statement, Royals president of baseball operations Dayton Moore described Stewart as "an extraordinary human being."

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White Sox's Lance Lynn shuts out Royals in MLB season's first complete game - The Athletic

Chicago White Sox right-hander Lance Lynn authored the MLB season's first complete game on Thursday, recording 11 strikeouts while shutting out...

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Royals, Salvador Pérez agree to 4-year extension - The Athletic

The deal has a $20.5 million average annual value and starts in 2022.

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Three Royals ejected by Angel Hernandez in sixth inning of loss to Indians - The Athletic

Royals manager Mike Matheny, pitching coach Cal Eldred and starting pitcher Brady Singer were all ejected by home-plate umpire Angel Hernandez in the...

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Fernando Tatis Jr., Shohei Ohtani, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. among All-Star starters - The Athletic

The Padres' Fernando Tatis Jr., Angels' Shohei Ohtani and Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. all became first-time All-Stars after MLB...

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Home Run Derby field set with Shohei Ohtani, Juan Soto, Joey Gallo, Pete Alonso - The Athletic

Matt Olson, Trevor Story and Trey Mancini are also among the eight-man field for the Home Run Derby.

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Mookie Betts, Yu Darvish among group unable to play in All-Star Game - The Athletic

MLB added 10 players to the active All-Star rosters as replacements for those unable to participate in the Midsummer Classic.

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MLB Home Run Derby: Time, how to watch, channel, streaming, bracket, format - The Athletic

The 2021 MLB Home Run Derby should bring fireworks on Monday night, as it returns to the mile-high air at Coors Field in Denver for the second time,...

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2021 MLB Home Run Derby: Pete Alonso beats Trey Mancini in final to defend title - The Athletic

New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso hit 23 home runs to defeat Baltimore Orioles first baseman Trey Mancini in the final of the 2021 Home Run...

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Royals' Salvador Perez sets MLB single-season record for home runs by a catcher - The Athletic

Perez is the MLB leader in RBIs (115) and is tied with Toronto's Vladimir Guerrero Jr. for the home run lead (46).

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Royals' Bobby Witt Jr. selected as Keith Law's 2021 Prospect of the Year - The Athletic

Witt, who was promoted to Triple-A Omaha in late July, hit .292 in 115 minor-league games this year.

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Royals making Dayton Moore president of baseball ops, J.J. Picollo GM: Source - The Athletic

Moore held his previous title since joining the Royals in June 2006. Picollo has been with the Royals since August 2006 and held his previous title...

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Royals' Salvador Perez ties Johnny Bench's record for most home runs by catcher - The Athletic

The closest a catcher has come to reaching the record set by Bench in 1970 was longtime Braves catcher Javy Lopez in 2003 with 43 homers.

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Royals' Bobby Witt Jr. selected as Keith Law's 2021 Prospect of the Year - The Athletic

Witt, who was promoted to Triple-A Omaha in late July, hit .292 in 115 minor-league games this year.

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Royals' Salvador Perez sets MLB single-season record for home runs by a catcher - The Athletic

Perez is the MLB leader in RBIs (115) and is tied with Toronto's Vladimir Guerrero Jr. for the home run lead (46).

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Royals' Salvador Perez ties Johnny Bench's record for most home runs by catcher - The Athletic

The closest a catcher has come to reaching the record set by Bench in 1970 was longtime Braves catcher Javy Lopez in 2003 with 43 homers.

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Royals making Dayton Moore president of baseball ops, J.J. Picollo GM: Source - The Athletic

Moore held his previous title since joining the Royals in June 2006. Picollo has been with the Royals since August 2006 and held his previous title...

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Fernando Tatis Jr., Shohei Ohtani, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. among All-Star starters - The Athletic

The Padres' Fernando Tatis Jr., Angels' Shohei Ohtani and Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. all became first-time All-Stars after MLB...

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Home Run Derby field set with Shohei Ohtani, Juan Soto, Joey Gallo, Pete Alonso - The Athletic

Matt Olson, Trevor Story and Trey Mancini are also among the eight-man field for the Home Run Derby.

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Mookie Betts, Yu Darvish among group unable to play in All-Star Game - The Athletic

MLB added 10 players to the active All-Star rosters as replacements for those unable to participate in the Midsummer Classic.

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