Mike Sweeney

Mike Sweeney

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/220 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Orange, California
College: None
Draft: 1991 10th round by the
  • Royals Review

    Who owns the best pitching season in Royals history?

    Royals pitchers have won the Cy Young Award four times. Bret Saberhagen captured the first two, in 1985 and 1989. David Cone won the third in the strike-shortened 1994 season.

  • Kansas City Star

    KC Royals could have large chunk of their lineup playing in World Baseball Classic

    From veteran stars like Salvador Perez to breakout talents like Bobby Witt Jr., the World Baseball Classic will likely feature a significant Royals flavor.

  • Sports Illustrated Kansas City Royals News, Analysis and More

    KC Royals' Biggest Win of Rule 5 Draft Was Who They Didn't Lose

    This year's edition of Major League Baseball's winter meetings has come and gone, with several teams getting in on the opportunity to discuss trades or iron out their respective free agent signings. For the Kansas City Royals, however, it was a very quiet week and the team remains without any marquee roster moves this offseason. To cap off winter meetings, the Rule 5 Draft was held on Wednesday and presented teams with multiple draft-eligible prospects to choose from.