Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head. Read more »
The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. Read more »
Developers plan to break ground this fall on a series of replica Major League Baseball stadiums for Little Leaguers in the southwest Missouri tourism mecca of Branson. Read more »
People all over America have fallen in love with the Kansas City Royals. The Royals stamped their ticket to the World Series on Wednesday, giving the Royals their first American League Pennant win... Read more »
Buster Posey drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of some clunky defense by St. Louis first baseman Matt Adams, beating the Cardinals 6-4 on Wednesday night to move... Read more »
With more dominant defense, an opportunistic offense that plated two runs in the first inning and a bullpen that shut down the Baltimore Orioles once again, Greg Holland and the Kansas City Royals... Read more »
A.J. Pierzynski will start at catcher in place of the injured Yadier Molina for the St. Louis Cardinals in the third game of the NL Championship Series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday. Read more »
A wild pitch, a wide throw and an 18-inning marathon. These playoff-tested Giants keep finding wacky ways to win in another special October. Read more »
The last two times the Kansas City Royals played a postseason game at home, rain fell after the final out. This time, it started well before the first pitch. Read more »
ST. LOUIS — Kolten Wong ended Game 2 of the NL Championship Series with a big swing for the St. Louis Cardinals. Now, they can only hope the season isn't over for Yadier Molina. Wong... Read more »
Kansas City is turning the ball over to former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, who will make his postseason debut in ALCS Game 3 on Monday. Read more »
Madison Bumgarner once again put the San Francisco Giants on the road to a playoff victory. Read more »
Following another successful road show, the Royals are heading back to Kansas City with momentum and history on their side in the AL Championship Series. Read more »
Nelson Cruz and the Baltimore Orioles are supposed to be the big homer hitters in the AL Championship Series. Read more »
Two years later, the sting is still fresh for Mike Matheny. Read more »
Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports. This week's collection of images includes Barcelona's players trying to stop the... Read more »
Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking BYU's woes, Utah's quarterback situation and the Jazz's new addition
DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans discuss how BYU moves on from its loss last week, Utah's re-opened quarterback battle and many more topics in the world of sports. Read more »
The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they're here, they want to stick around for a while. Read more »
Nelson Cruz sliced a two-run homer for his latest big postseason hit, and the Baltimore Orioles swept aside Detroit's Cy Young Award winners to hold off the Tigers 2-1 Sunday and reach the AL... Read more »
Jordan Zimmermann and other Nationals pitchers who had left the longest postseason game in baseball history were watching on TV in the home clubhouse as Washington fell behind San Francisco in the... Read more »
Down by three runs in the eighth inning, the Baltimore Orioles had every reason to believe they could rally against the Tigers. Read more »
As the Los Angeles Angels hit the field Thursday night for Game 1 in their American League Division series against the Kansas City Royals, there was a certain Bees flavor to the team from L.A. Read more »
Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in their AL Division... Read more »
Nelson Cruz and J.J. Hardy homered, and the Baltimore Orioles hammered out 12 hits in defeating Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers 12-3 Thursday in the opener of their AL... Read more »
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