A rough day overall for the Affiliates with just 1 win. HR Call: Brett Eibner (4), Alfredo Escalera-Maldonado (1,2) Pine Tar Press Hitter of the Day: Alfredo Escalera-Maldonado 2-5 2 R 2 HR 3 RBI Pine Tar Press Pitcher of the Day: Miguel Almonte 4.0 IP 1 H 0 R 0 BB 5 K […]
A quick list of up and down performances at the minor league levels of the Royals system. Omaha Storm Chasers 5-2 thru Thursday games UP Brett Eibner – Has taken his hot performance during spring training and built on it for the Storm Chasers. In his six games Eibner has left the yard 3 times, […]
HOUSTON -- Eric Hosmer and Brett Eibner hit homers on back-to-back pitches in the eighth inning to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Houston Astros 11-1 on Friday night.
The Royals were up by two before Hosmer's fourth home run of the spring landed in the Crawford Boxes in left field to make it 4-0. Eibner, a pinch hitter, sent the next pitch from Pat Neshek onto the concourse...
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23 days ago
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Clayton Kershaw and Yorduna Ventura each had a final sharp outing in preparation for opening day, and the Los Angeles Dodgers and Kansas City Royals tied 4-4 Wednesday.
Kershaw, the 2014 National League MVP and Cy Young Award winner, threw 45 pitches while facing 11 batters and gave up one hit and an unearned run. He'll next face the San Diego Padres on April 6...
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26 days ago
With spring training underway, here are a few notable stats from the first 6 games:
Brett Eibner leads the undefeated Royals in hitting with 4 hits in 7 at bats. He has 2 home runs and a 2.196 OPS along with a .571 batting average.
Alex Rios and Eric Hosmer lead the pack of the projected starters, Rios has 6 hits in 12 at bats with 3 home runs already this spring in...