|May 15 10:21 AM PT11:21 AM MT12:21 PM CT1:21 PM ET13:21 ET17:21 GMT1:21 CST10:21 AM MST12:21 PM EST12:51 PM VEN21:21 UAE12:21 PM CT-Butler had two hits Tuesday and went yard in a 6-2 loss to the Halos.
Analysis: Butler is up to five homers and needs to pick up the pace for fantasy owners.
|May 14 8:42 AM PT9:42 AM MT10:42 AM CT11:42 AM ET11:42 ET15:42 GMT23:42 CST8:42 AM MST10:42 AM EST11:12 AM VEN19:42 UAE10:42 AM CT-Butler broke out of a severe slump with five hits and five RBIs, and the Kansas City Royals kept Joe Blanton winless in eight starts this season with an 11-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
Analysis: Butler's hit total tied his career high, established on July 27, 2009, at Baltimore. The designated hitter has three games with five or more RBIs in the majors - including a franchise record-tying seven on April 7 at Philadelphia, when he hit his first career grand slam. He began the day in a 4-for-35 rut with a .228 average and one RBI in 23 at-bats over his previous six games.
|May 2 12:54 PM PT1:54 PM MT2:54 PM CT3:54 PM ET15:54 ET19:54 GMT3:54 CST12:54 PM MST2:54 PM EST3:24 PM VEN23:54 UAE2:54 PM CT-Butler had three hits and drove in a run in the Royals' 9-8 win over Tampa Bay on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Butler, batting .278, is 10 for 23 (.435) over his last seven games.
|Apr. 26 12:17 PM PT1:17 PM MT2:17 PM CT3:17 PM ET15:17 ET19:17 GMT3:17 CST12:17 PM MST2:17 PM EST2:47 PM VEN23:17 UAE2:17 PM CT-Butler had a season-high three hits in Thursday's 8-3, 10-inning win over Detroit.
Analysis: Butler has an RBI in three straight games.
|Apr. 8 3:49 PM PT4:49 PM MT5:49 PM CT6:49 PM ET18:49 ET22:49 GMT6:49 CST3:49 PM MST5:49 PM EST6:19 PM VEN2:49 UAE (+1)5:49 PM CT-Butler delivered the big blast with a fifth-inning grand slam in a 9-8 win over Philadelphia on Sunday.
Analysis: Butler went 2 for 4 and knocked in seven runs in the victory.