Royals sign Alex Rios to one-year deal

            The Kansas City Royals have agreed to a one-year contract with veteran free-agent outfielder Alex Rios, reports CBS Sports. alex rios agrees to one-year with royals. $11M. — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) December 16, 2014   Rios, 33, is a .278 career hitter with 165 home runs in 11 big-league seasons with Toronto...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pitching Heroics: Which Royals gem do you most want to watch?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The 2014 Royals wouldn't have gotten anywhere without their strong pitching. That's a fact. And fortunately, Royals fans appreciate elite pitching. So here's your chance to relive one of the great pitching performances of the season. Your voting will determine which of the games below is televised as part of FOX Sports Kansas City's annual Christmas Eve marathon...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Analyzing Cleveland’s draft history: Success, then failure in 2002

An often repeated phrase surrounding Cleveland baseball over the past two decades regards how poor the organization has fared in the draft. But exactly how bad has Cleveland been? And how do they stack up against the rest of baseball? Those are the questions this series will seek to answer. Using a combination of Baseball-Reference and Baseball America’s respective draft databases...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Royals have talked with Jon Lester’s agents

            Jon Lester, widely considered one of the best pitcher’s available this winter, will have no shortage of suitors in free agency. However, some of those suitors may be a bit of a surprise. According to Fox Sports Kansas City’s Jeffrey Flanagan, the Kansas City Royals have had discussions with Lester’s agents from the...
Via Sports-Glory
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Ambassador Kennedy welcomes MLB All-Stars to Japan

TOKYO (AP) U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy welcomed members of Major League Baseball's All-Star tour at her residence on Friday. Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve were among those who attended the ceremony at the ambassador's residence. The MLB All-Stars are in Japan to play a five...
Via AP on Fox
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals pitcher has a big Chipotle superstition

Jeremy Guthrie loves his Chipotle. The Kansas City Royals righty recently sat down with Jay Mohr and when the subject of pre-game superstitions came up, this. “People always ask ‘what do you do that’s superstitious?’ I have to have Chipotle before every game I pitch. So, 32 times this year,” Guthrie told the host of Mohr Stories. “I would own one in a heartbeat. I need...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Taiwanese animation takes on the World Series

Everyone loves those Taiwanese animation videos that pop up after every major world news and sporting event. Good news! They’ve released one covering the 2014 World Series, and it’s awesome! So much to love. Tim Hudson in a Hoveround! Jeremy Guthrie with a walker! Pablo Sandoval as a baseball-eating panda! Hunter Pence doing yoga and getting baseballs thrown up his butt! Alex...
Via Bloguin Best
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Taiwanese animation takes on the World Series

Everyone loves those Taiwanese animation videos that pop up after every major world news and sporting event. Good news! They’ve released one covering the 2014 World Series, and it’s awesome! So much to love. Tim Hudson in a Hoveround! Jeremy Guthrie with a walker! Pablo Sandoval as a baseball-eating panda! Hunter Pence doing yoga and getting baseballs thrown up his butt! Alex...
Via The Outside Corner
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Kragthorpe: Ex-BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie gets call in World Series Game 7

Jeremy Guthrie pitched for Stanford during his last two seasons of college baseball, but BYU followers claim him as an ex-Cougar. That will become even more true if Guthrie wins Game 7 of the World Series. Having pitched well in a Game 3 start for Kansas City, Guthrie will be on the mound Wednesday night as the Royals face San Francisco in the deciding game at Kauffman Stadium. Guthrie...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
October 29, 2014

Royals RHP Guthrie vs Giants RHP Hudson in Game 7

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) After long waits to make their World Series debuts, Royals veteran Jeremy Guthrie and Giants counterpart Tim Hudson will get one more opportunity Wednesday night. This time, they'll have everything on the line. Guthrie, who had never pitched in the postseason before this year, will be on the mound for Kansas City in Game 7. He will once again be going against...
Via AP on Fox
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

World Series 2014: Guthrie and the Royals take a 2-1 lead

The Kansas City Royals took control of the 2014 World Series on Friday night, as they took a 3-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants in Game 3 at AT&T Park. The Royals took a 1-0 lead right out of the gates, courtesy of a RBI ground-out from Lorenzo Cain in the top of the first. Neither Jeremy Guthrie nor Tim Hudson allowed a run through five innings after that. In...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB Game Picks - Saturday: October 25, 2014

I was correct and I was wrong. I ultimately picked the Giants, which was wrong. But I did say the Giants would be in deep trouble if they did not get the lead off of Jeremy Guthrie in the first five innings. They did not and that was the correct part. Still, it ends my win streak and instead of finally bouncing back to .500 (from the lower depths), I am back to two games under...
Via The Flagrant Fan
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Back in the Bay Area, Guthrie gets Series win

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Jeremy Guthrie walked onto the field in the middle of the first inning, got behind the mound and saw what he described as a ''sea of orange.'' After pitching for two colleges, three minor league teams and four major league clubs, after finishing with a losing record in five of his first six big league seasons, after enduring four consecutive last-place finishes...
Via AP on Fox
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals Take World Series Lead With 3-2 Win Over Giants At AT&T Park

SAN FRANCISCO — Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That winning formula of fundamental baseball has put the Kansas City Royals ahead in the World Series. They even looked comfortable in the tricky territory at unfamiliar AT&T Park. Jeremy Guthrie outpitched fellow World Series newcomer Tim Hudson, four Royals relievers combined on four hitless...
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals edge Giants in Game 3, take 2-1 lead in World Series

  Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lead. Cain's RBI groundout three batters in put the Royals ahead, and Kansas City expanded its lead to 3-0 in the sixth when Alex Gordon...
Via AP on Fox
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

World Series Thread: Giants vs Royals, 8:00 PM (Game 3)

Courtesy of Fox News Kansas City Royals vs. San Francisco Giants Game 3: Friday, 8:00 PM ET on FOX Jeremy Guthrie (0-0, 1.80) vs. Tim Hudson (0-0, 3.29 ERA) With the series tied at one game a piece, the Giants and Royals head west for three games at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Despite an 11 year major league career, this will be only the second career playoff start for...
Via Mets Merized Online
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

World Series Pick: Pivotal Game 3 in San Francisco

San Francisco Giants (T. Hudson) vs Kansas City Royals (J. Guthrie) Tim Hudson will be making his World Series debut tonight against Jeremy Guthrie and the Royals. Hudson has received a no decision in his only two post season starts this year, but San Francisco won both games. The Giants are 10-3 in Hudson’s starts as a home favorite this year. Overall at home, Hudson is 5-5 with...
Via Sports Mockery
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB Game Picks - Friday: October 24, 2014

The World Series resumes tonight in San Francisco with the Giants and Royals each winning a game in Kansas City. I laugh when I see news outlets calling tonight's game a "Pivotal Game." Well, of course! The teams are tied and one team is going to go one up. That would be the definition of pivotal, would it not? We all need our headlines. And tonight's pitching line is very interesting...
Via The Flagrant Fan
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

For Royals' Guthrie, World Series road has been long, winding mission

SAN FRANCISCO — Nothing about Jeremy Guthrie's career has been dominant or expected. The veteran right-hander was a star at Stanford —€“ he once threw a 13-inning complete-game victory — and a first-round pick of the Cleveland Indians. But he didn't become an everyday player until he was 27 and plucked off waivers by the Baltimore Orioles . Before all that, there was the...
Via Fox Sports
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeremy Guthrie and His “Rude” Shirt That Wasn’t

That is Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie wearing a harmless shirt having fun with his team’s opponent in the ALCS. The team they had just beaten to take a three games to none lead. Harmless right? Guess again. The world of baseball was now in “Shirt Gate” with several people up in arms with this harmless shirt. Some people took offense to the shirt. Congrats @TheRealJGuts...
Via World Series Dreaming
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles Versus The Kansas City Royals: Who Will Win The “Cinderella” Series?

Kansas City Royals fans celebrate in the ninth inning of Game Three of the American League Championship Series against the Baltimore Orioles at Kauffman Stadium. (Mandatory Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images) After the past two games of the series, the Orioles hope to catch the Royals on the race to win the best of seven. The Royals (2-0 of the series) will be hosting the Orioles...
Via The Sports Journal
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeremy Guthrie’s Creative ALCS Shirt Sparks Outrage From Orioles Fans

Jeremy Guthrie faced some king-sized backlash Tuesday night. Guthrie, who guided the Kansas City Royals to victory over the Baltimore Orioles in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series, sported an interesting — albeit harmless — shirt during his postgame press conference. It didn’t sit well with Orioles fans on Twitter, prompting the Royals pitcher to issue an apology...
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeremy Guthrie apologizes for post-game t-shirt

Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie took to twitter to apologize for a t-shirt he wore to a post game press conference after defeating the Baltimore Orioles in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series. Guthrie who pitched for the Orioles from 2007 to 2011 wore a shirt that read “These O’s ain’t Royal.” My intention was not to anger O's fans or friends w/my...
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals' Guthrie apologizes for post-game T-shirt

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie apologized on Twitter to the Orioles for wearing a T-shirt to his post-game news conference Tuesday night that read, ''These O's Ain't Royal.'' Guthrie wore the shirt, a twist on the Chris Brown song ''Loyal,'' after Kansas City beat his former team 2-1 to take a 3-0 lead in their best-of-seven AL Championship Series. The shirt...
Via AP on Fox
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeremy Guthrie Knows These O’s Ain’t Royal

Jeremy Guthrie knows "These O's ain't royal," but apparently the rest of the world doesn't, because he has since apologized for the shirt.
Via Gamedayr
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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