Jeremy Guthrie

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 24: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals hits a RBI single in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Three of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park on October 24, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

5 Things You Missed: 2014 World Series, Game 3

The Kansas City Royals eked out a win over the San Francisco Giants in Game 3 of the World Series. Here are 5 things you missed.

10/25/2014

The Kansas City Royals celebrate their 9 to 8 win over the Oakland Athletics in the 12th inning of their American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Royals Outlast A’s 9-8 In Extra Innings, Move On To ALDS

It had been 29 years since the Kansas City Royals had last been to the postseason — nearly three decades spent mostly in baseball’s backwater, a small-market organization on a shoe-string budget trying in vain to compete with the big boys. On Tuesday night, they returned to the game’s grand stage in dramatic fashion.

10/01/2014

Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals scores on an RBI single hit by Lorenzo Cain #6 during the first inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 26, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Royals Clinch Playoff Spot With Win Over White Sox

The Royals clinched a playoff spot for the first time in 29 years.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

White Sox right-hander Hector Noesi. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Preview: Royals-White Sox

Jeremy Guthrie opposes Hector Noesi tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Chris Sale. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Preview: Royals-White Sox

Jeremy Guthrie opposes Chris Sale tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.

CBS Chicago–07/21/2014

White Sox pitcher Jose Quintana. (Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Preview: White Sox-Royals

Jose Quintana opposes Jeremy Guthrie tonight at Kauffman Stadium.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2014

Alexei Ramirez can't control a ball hit by Eric Hosmer of the Kansas City Royals in the fifth inning. (Credit: Ed Zurga, Getty)

White Sox Can’t Solve Guthrie, Lose To Royals 2-0

Paul Konerko singled in the second and doubled in the fourth for the only White Sox hits until the eighth inning.

05/05/2013

Delmon Young #21 of the Detroit Tigers high-hives teammates in the dugout after scoring a run against the Kansas City Royals during a MLB game at Comerica Park on September 26, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Tigers Pull Into AL Central Lead With 5-4 Win Over Royals

Most of the 32,360 fans at Comerica Park groaned when Jhonny Peralta hit a tailor-made double-play grounder that looked set to end the eighth inning. Andy Dirks made them cheer.

09/26/2012

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie delivers during the first inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 9, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

White Sox Fall Again To Royals, But Maintain Division Lead Over Tigers

The White Sox haven’t been able to solve the Kansas City Royals lately. Now, the AL Central leaders have to figure out a way to slow a dangerous division opponent.

09/09/2012

Jarrod Dyson #1 of the Kansas City Royals is congratulated after scoring during the game against the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium on August 19, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Guthrie Takes No-Hitter Into 7th, Royals Sweep Sox

Jeremy Guthrie pitched into the eighth inning, Salvador Perez drove in three runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Sunday to complete a three-game series sweep of the AL Central leaders.

08/19/2012

Mike Moustakas #8 of the Kansas City Royals is greeted by Jeff Francoeur #21 after hitting a home run in the second inning against the Chicago White Sox on August 8, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Guthrie Outpitches Quintana, Royals Beat Sox 2-1

Jeremy Guthrie picked up his first victory since late May, scattering five hits over eight innings in the Kansas City Royals’ 2-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.

08/08/2012