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Royals Trades, Transactions, Signings

A detailed look at the drafts, trades and free agent signings made by Royals General Manager Dayton Moore.

Royals lose pitchers Luke Weaver, Tyler Zuber to waivers

Weaver had been acquired for Emmanuel Rivera.

Royals demote Nick Pratto

Edward Olivares is activated

Royals call up Nate Eaton, Daniel Mengden as rosters expand

Teams can have 28 players in September

Josh Staumont, Zack Greinke to the Injured List

Collin Snider and Anthony Misiewicz get the call up

Vinnie Pasquantino placed on the Injured List

Jonathan Heasley gets called up to start tonight.

Royals call up Drew Waters

Nate Eaton gets sent down.

Michael Massey, Sebastian Rivero join the roster

Angel Zerpa heads to the 60-day IL.

Royals trade Cam Gallagher to the Padres for outfielder Brent Rooker

The Royals get a power bat for depth.

Royals trade Whit Merrifield to Toronto

The Royals get two prospects from the Blue Jays.

Royals acquire pitcher Luke Weaver from Arizona for Emmanuel Rivera

The 28-year old has had mixed results as a starter.

Royals trade Andrew Benintendi to the Yankees

The outfielder is heading to the Bronx

Nick Pratto back up, Edward Olivares to the IL

More Nicky!

Royals trade Foster Griffin to the Blue Jays for pitcher Jonatan Bernal

The Royals get a 20-year-old right-hander in A-Ball.

Royals call up eight minor leaguers, including Nick Pratto, for series in Toronto

The Royals are gonna need some nametags.

Royals acquire Braves outfielder Drew Waters for the 35th pick in the draft

The Royals also acquire pitcher Andrew Hoffman and third baseman C.J. Alexander.

Royals claim pitcher Ryan Weiss off waivers from Arizona, call Wyatt Mills up

Matt Peacock is designated for assignment.

Royals trade Carlos Santana to Seattle, call up Vinnie Pasquantino

It’s Vinnie time.

Jackson Kowar back up, Josh Staumont to the Injured List

Matt Peacock is also called up with Foster Griffin sent down

Salvador Perez to have thumb surgery, miss eight weeks

The Royals will be without their All-Star catcher.

Royals sign outfielder Roman Quinn to a minor league deal

That’s what speed do.

Greinke to the Injured List, Jose Cuas and Arodys Vizcaino up in a flurry of moves


Royals call up Brewer Hicklen

Dylan Coleman also returns as Kyle Isbel and Amir Garrett are out.

Royals call up outfielder Dairon Blanco

Michael A. Taylor is out due to COVID-19 protocols

Carlos Santana to the Injured List

Emmanuel Rivera is recalled

MJ Melendez to be called up

The rookie will fill in for the injured Cam Gallagher

Jake Brentz to the Injured List, Matt Peacock called up

Brentz had been struggling this year..

Royals option Brady Singer to Omaha

Kyle Isbel and Emmanuel Rivera get the call up.

Adalberto Mondesi placed on the Injured List with an ACL tear

Another setback for the talented yet oft-injured shortstop.

Royals acquire pitcher Matt Peacock

Domingo Tapia is designated for assignment.

Royals call up Ronald Bolaños, send down Kyle Isbel

Isbel wasn’t finding any playing time.

Royals demote Jackson Kowar

Joel Payamps returns from a family emergency

Royals set 2022 Opening Day roster and lineup

They’ll have 28 players available today.