|Sep. 29 9:53 AM PT10:53 AM MT11:53 AM CT12:53 PM ET12:53 ET16:53 GMT0:53 9:53 AM MST11:53 AM EST12:23 PM VEN20:53 UAE11:53 AM CT-Aoki was 2 for 3 against the White Sox on Sunday to close his regular season.
Analysis: Aoki hit .370 over his final nine games to raise his season average from .261 to .285.
|Sep. 17 3:23 PM PT4:23 PM MT5:23 PM CT6:23 PM ET18:23 ET22:23 GMT6:23 3:23 PM MST5:23 PM EST5:53 PM VEN2:23 UAE (+1)5:23 PM CT-Aoki collected four hits for a second straight day in Tuesday's loss to the Chicago White Sox.
Analysis: Aoki is 8 for 9 in two games and is batting .368 over his last 17.
|Sep. 16 8:18 AM PT9:18 AM MT10:18 AM CT11:18 AM ET11:18 ET15:18 GMT23:18 8:18 AM MST10:18 AM EST10:48 AM VEN19:18 UAE10:18 AM CT-Aoki went 4 for 4 with a run scored in Monday's 4-3 walkoff win over the White Sox.
Analysis: Aoki raised his average back up to .271, the highest it's been since Aug. 17.
|July 27 10:33 AM PT11:33 AM MT12:33 PM CT1:33 PM ET13:33 ET17:33 GMT1:33 10:33 AM MST12:33 PM EST1:03 PM VEN21:33 UAE12:33 PM CT-Aoki was 2 for 4 on Saturday.
Analysis: Aoki had two RBIs and has 17 on the year.
|June 21 9:51 AM PT10:51 AM MT11:51 AM CT12:51 PM ET12:51 ET16:51 GMT0:51 9:51 AM MST11:51 AM EST12:21 PM VEN20:51 UAE11:51 AM CT-Aoki returned Friday, batting leadoff in a huge AL Central showdown with Detroit.
Analysis: Aoki was on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain.
|June 17 5:37 PM PT6:37 PM MT7:37 PM CT8:37 PM ET20:37 ET0:37 GMT8:37 5:37 PM MST7:37 PM EST8:07 PM VEN4:37 UAE (+1)7:37 PM CT-Aoki was out of the starting lineup Wednesday at Detroit after leaving Tuesday night's game with left groin discomfort. Manager Ned Yost describes the injury as a cramp.
Analysis: The 32-year-old Aoki was back in the lineup Thursday. He's hitting .264 in his first season with the Royals, who acquired him in an offseason trade with Milwaukee.
|May 24 5:27 PM PT6:27 PM MT7:27 PM CT8:27 PM ET20:27 ET0:27 GMT8:27 5:27 PM MST7:27 PM EST7:57 PM VEN4:27 UAE (+1)7:27 PM CT-Aoki collected three hits in Friday's loss to the Los Angeles Angels.
Analysis: The Royals' leadoff hitter is batting .435 in his last six games.
|Apr. 5 2:35 PM PT3:35 PM MT4:35 PM CT5:35 PM ET17:35 ET21:35 GMT5:35 2:35 PM MST4:35 PM EST5:05 PM VEN1:35 UAE (+1)4:35 PM CT-Aoki had three hits Friday.
Analysis: Aoki was A-OK as he busted out of a 0-for-9 slump.