MLB: Kansas City 2, Minnesota 1

MINNEAPOLIS, July 15 (UPI) -- Eric Hosmer hit a two-out, two-run homer in the ninth inning Friday that rallied the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over Minnesota.

Royals place RHP Hochevar on DL

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 16 (UPI) -- Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Luke Hochevar has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, the team said Wednesday.

MLB: Oakland 12, Kansas City 3

OAKLAND, Calif., May 13 (UPI) -- Orlando Cabrera had three hits and four RBI Tuesday and the Oakland Athletics routed Kansas City 12-3.

MLB: Boston 8, Kansas City 2

KANSAS CITY , Mo., Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Jacoby Ellsbury's three-run home run led Boston to its fifth win in six games Wednesday, an 8-2 rout of the Kansas City Royals.

MLB: Tampa Bay 9, Kansas City 2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 6 (UPI) -- Gabe Gross and Evan Longoria hit home runs Sunday, powering the Tampa Bay Rays to their seventh straight win, a 9-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals.

MLB: Baltimore 7, Kansas City 5

BALTIMORE, July 1 (UPI) -- Ramon Hernandez drove in two runs Tuesday, helping the Baltimore Orioles to a 7-5 victory over the Kansas City Royals.

MLB: Kansas City 4, Colorado 2

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 25 (UPI) -- Ross Gload scored a run and drove in two more with his second double of the game in the sixth inning Wednesday, leading Kansas City past Colorado 4-2.

MLB: Kansas City 12, Arizona 3

PHOENIX, June 14 (UPI) -- Mike Aviles' four hits and two RBI Saturday led the Kansas City Royals' 12-3 rout of Arizona.

MLB: Kansas City 3, N.Y. Yankees 2

NEW YORK, June 9 (UPI) -- Jose Guillen's ninth-inning home run Monday lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees.

MLB: Minnesota 5, Kansas City 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 29 (UPI) -- Kevin Slowey went the distance Thursday, scattering six hits to pace Minnesota's 5-1 win over struggling Kansas City.

MLB: Toronto 6, Kansas City 0

TORONTO, May 24 (UPI) -- The Toronto Blue Jays, led by Jesse Litsch's complete-game shutout and Brad Wilkerson's grand slam, blasted Kansas City 7-0 Saturday.

MLB: Kansas City 2, Detroit 0

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 14 (UPI) -- Luke Hochevar combined with three relievers on a six-hitter Wednesday and Kansas City stayed unbeaten against Detroit this season with a 2-0 victory.

MLB: Baltimore 4, Kansas City 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 8 (UPI) -- Daniel Cabrera threw a complete game Thursday, allowing the Baltimore Orioles to halt a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 decision over Kansas City.

MLB: Kansas City 4, Cleveland 2

CLEVELAND, May 4 (UPI) -- Luke Hochevar gave up two earned runs on just three hits in six innings Saturday to help the Kansas City Royals record a 4-2 win at Cleveland.

MLB: Kansas City at Cleveland, ppd., rain

CLEVELAND, May 2 (UPI) -- Friday night's Indians-Royals major league contest was postponed because of heavy rains at Cleveland's Progressive Field.

MLB: Kansas City 2, Toronto 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 26 (UPI) -- Jose Guillen's go-ahead solo homer in the bottom of the seventh Saturday boosted the Kansas City Royals past Toronto 2-1.

MLB: Oakland 7, Kansas City 1

OAKLAND, Calif., April 20 (UPI) -- Rob Bowen and Jack Hannahan each drove in two runs for the Oakland Athletics, who buried Kansas City 7-1 Sunday, sweeping a three-game series.

MLB: Cleveland 4, Kansas City 2

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Travis Hafner drove in two runs with a double Sunday night to lead the Cleveland Indians past Kansas City, 4-2.

MLB: Texas 6, Kansas City 2

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 6 (UPI) -- Brad Wilkerson homered, doubled and scored twice Tuesday to lead the Texas Rangers to a 6-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals.

Royals take pitcher with first draft pick

NEW YORK, June 6 (UPI) -- The Kansas City Royals on Tuesday made right-handed pitcher Luke Hochevar the first choice of the 2006 Major League Baseball draft.
Page 2 of 2