Yordano Ventura

Moustakas helps Royals beat Rangers 6-0

Mike Moustakas went 3 for 3 and Yordano Ventura struck out six in six dominant innings, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Ranger…

Dale Sveum

Royals beat Cubs 5-3

Mike Moustakas homered twice, Eric Hosmer added three hits and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 on Sunday.

Kansas City Royals batting equipment sits on the field as pitchers prepare for drills during spring training baseball practice, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Surprise, Ariz. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Photos: KC Royals Spring Training

Spring training has started in Surprise, Ariz., as the Kansas City Royals get ready for the 2014 baseball season.

Former Royals players Mike Sweeney

Royals welcome back Mike Sweeney

The Kansas City Royals announced on Friday Mike Sweeney has been named a Special Assistant to Baseball Operations for the ball club.