2021 Season

2021 Schedule
71-85, 4th in AL Cent
Rosario's solo HR puts Indians up for good over Royals (0:22)
4h
7d

Perez breaks Bench's home run record; Royals sweep Indians

— Salvador Perez hit his 46th home run, breaking Johnny Bench’s record for most by a catcher in a season to highlight the opener, then the Kansas City Royals completed a doubleheader sweep by beating the Cleveland Indians 4-2 Monday night.

11d

Royals' Perez ties Bench's HR mark with 45th in loss to A's

— Salvador Perez tied Johnny Bench’s record for homers in a season by a catcher with his 45th, but Chad Pinder’s two-run single spurred a third-inning rally and the Oakland Athletics held off the Kansas City Royals 7-2 Thursday.

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13d

Royals promote Moore to president, Picollo to GM

Dayton Moore, who presided over the Royals to help the club reach consecutive World Series, has been promoted to president while longtime assistant GM J.J. Picollo will fill his vacancy at general manager.

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17d

Ex-MLB pitcher throws rosin bag, hits KBO ump

Samsung Lions pitcher Mike Montgomery, upset over being warned about the 12-second pitch rule in the KBO, was ejected and then threw a rosin bag at the umpire, striking him in the back. He last pitched in the majors with the Royals last season.

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.6421st
Quality Starts50Tied-6th
WHIP1.3926th
BAA.25321st
Runs65224th
Batting Average.2488th
On Base Percentage.30625th
Slugging Percentage.39524th