Posts Tagged Kansas City

Wacha improves to 7-0, Cards end 3-game skid by beating KC

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Michael Wacha throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — When Michael Wacha is on the mound, Matt Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals like their chances.

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Ventura, Royals lose 6-1 to Cardinals

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura (30) throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yordano Ventura had a shaky first inning and a bad pitch in the sixth.

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Gordon, Volquez lead KC over Cards in rain-shortened game

Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon, right, celebrates with Kendrys Morales after Gordon hit a two-run home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Expecting some rain, the Kansas City Royals tried to rush their way through five innings to make it an official game, and came away with a shortened win.

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Cardinals shut out again, lose to Royals 5-0

St. Louis Cardinals' Kolten Wong dives back to first base on an unsuccessful pick-off attempt during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Friday, May 22, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals are on an uncharacteristic dry spell.

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Morales homers twice, drives in 5 runs in Royals’ victory

Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Chris Young throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday, May 22, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kendrys Morales is leading the American League with 37 RBIs. A year ago, he wasn’t even playing — he was waiting for an offer as a free agent.

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