| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:04 PM
James Shields allowed three hits in seven scoreless innings and was part of a combined four-hit shutout in Kansas City's 3-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night to give the Royals a sweep of a day-night doubleheader.
Kansas City won the first...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Stoke City at Liverpool, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, teams to be announced, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Manchester United at Swansea City, 11:30 a.m. (NBC); MLS, Philadelphia at New York,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:32 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Kansas City’s James Shields is accustomed to pitching in close games this season.
He kept his team in the game until the Royals were able to break through late.
Shields was sharp for 7-1/3 innings, Alex Gordon had three RBIs,...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Danny Duffy took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and beat Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on a combined two-hitter Friday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader.
Eric Hosmer homered for the Royals.
Ramon Santiago hit a pinch...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:02 PM
Little League Baseball--Mid-Atlantic Regional semifinal, 10 a.m., 2 p.m. (ESPN); Midwest Regional final, Noon (ESPN); West Regional semifinal, 4 p.m. (ESPN2), 8 p.m. (ESPN); Southeast Regional final, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
Tennis--ATP World Tour-...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:29 PM
The Kansas City bullpen picked up starter Danny Duffy when he labored in his return from Tommy John surgery, keeping the Minnesota Twins guessing Wednesday night and sending the Royals to a 5-2 victory and series win.
Duffy struck out seven in 3 2-...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:42 PM
The Kansas City Royals recalled left-hander Will Smith and optioned struggling right-hander Kelvin Herrera to Triple-A Omaha in a series of moves before Tuesday night's game against Atlanta.
Left-hander Danny Duffy, who has been recovering from Tommy...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 9:29 PM
Presentation at Concordia-Moorhead, 2:30 p.m. doubleheader
Major League Baseball—Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees, Noon (ESPN); Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates, 12:30 p.m. (WGN); San...
| May 3, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Mike Moustakas matched a career high with three RBIs and made a defensive gem in the ninth, helping the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory Thursday night over the New York Yankees, who were anxiously awaiting news on injured closer Mariano Rivera.
| May 13, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Adam Dunn, who is playing first base, is the only left-handed hitter in the White Sox lineup Sunday against Kansas City southpaw Danny Duffy.
Brent Lillibridge starts in center field and leads off in place of Alejandro De Aza, Tyler Flowers catches in...