The Kansas City Royals announced today that infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist has been named the Royals Majestic Player of the Month for August, while right-handed pitcher Yordano Ventura has been named the club's Pitcher of the Month.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that six players from their minor league system as well as Pitching Coach Carlos Reyes and Athletic Trainer James Stone will participate in the 2015 Arizona Fall League. Royals farmhands who will play in the league include right-handed pitchers Andrew Edwards, Kevin McCarthy and Brooks Pounders, catcher Zane Evans, infielder Ramon Torres and outfielder Bubba Starling.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have made several roster moves as Major League rosters can expand to 40 players. The club has returned outfielder Alex Gordon from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list (left groin strain). Outfielder Jonny Gomes, acquired from the Atlanta Braves last night, will join the team today and be in uniform (#31) for tonight's 7:10 game against the Detroit Tigers.