Latest Willie Bloomquist Stories

2009-08-16 16:52:22

The Kansas City Royals, aided by a pair of Ryan Raburn errors, scored a run in the 10th inning Sunday and edged the Detroit Tigers 3-2. Josh Anderson led off the 10th with a single and David DeJesus got to first on an error by Raburn.

2009-08-13 16:12:13

Willie Bloomquist drove in two runs and Alex Gordon hit a solo homer Thursday, pacing a 5-4 Kansas City win over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler added an RBI for the Royals, who handed the Twins their ninth defeat in 12 games. Gil Meche (5-9), in his first appearance since recently coming off the disabled list, got the win, allowing four runs and seven hits in five innings.

2009-08-06 22:09:28

Billy Butler's two-run homer ignited a five-run first inning Thursday and the Kansas City Royals went on to defeat Seattle 8-2. The Royals ended a three-game losing streak, batting around in the first inning off Jason Vargas (3-6). David DeJesus walked on four pitches to open the first and was erased at second on a fielder's choice grounder by Willie Bloomquist.

2009-07-28 22:21:45

John Buck's RBI single in the 11th inning Tuesday gave the Kansas City Royals a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles. Jamey Wright (1-3) earned the win with two perfect innings.

2009-07-06 22:23:30

Mike Jacobs homered off Detroit reliever Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning Monday to give the Kansas City Royals a 4-3 win over the Tigers. Willie Bloomquist was 3-for-4 with a home run and a two-run triple for the Royals, who have three straight wins.

2009-06-13 21:36:36

Willie Bloomquist had three hits and three RBI Saturday, boosting the Kansas City Royals to a 7-4 inter-league win over the Cincinnati Reds. Bloomquist hit a two-run single in the bottom of the second inning and an RBI single in the sixth. Billy Butler also had three hits with two RBI, Mark Teahen hit a third-inning solo homer, David DeJesus had one RBI and Alberto Callaspo had a run and two hits for the Royals, who have won three of four. Winner Kyle Davies (3-6) surrendered three runs, two...

2009-05-27 11:45:00

Kansas City Royals Manager Trey Hillman has been suspended for one game following his ejection from a game this week.

2009-05-24 19:00:13

Mike Jacobs sent Kansas City ahead with an RBI single in the seventh inning and the Royals hung on Sunday to top the St.

2009-05-19 22:43:00

Mike Jacobs and Mark Teahen had back-to-back homers in a four-run ninth Tuesday to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 6-5 win over Cleveland. Cleveland closer Kerry Wood (1-2) had a three-run lead in the ninth. But Jacobs and Teahen cut the margin to one.

2009-05-06 00:35:45

Mitch Maier scampered home from third on John Buck's two-out single to left Tuesday, lifting Kansas City to an 8-7 win over the Chicago White Sox. Maier had gotten on board with a one-out walk. Willie Bloomquist followed with a single and stole second.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.