(KANSAS CITY, Mo.)— On the final day of the 2018 regular season, the Kansas City Royals announced manager Ned Yost will return as the club’s manager in 2019.
Yost’s extension is a one-year deal.
Yost is the winningest manager in Royals’ history—687 wins.
The Royals are 58-103 heading into Sunday’s season finale.
Yost led the Royals to two World Series appearances in 2014 and 2015—including winning in ‘15 in five games against the Mets.
- Royals, Ned Yost agree to 1-year extension for 2019
- Merrifield gets contract extension from Royals
- Royals announce 2019 schedule
- Royals announce 2019 Opening Day lineup
- Maldonado officially a Royal
- Royals bring back Terrance Gore
- Royals add veteran catcher Saturday
- Royals ready for Opening Day
- Royals drop series with Phillies
- Royals debut new team-themed street car to kickoff 2019 season