Royals general manager Dayton Moore said on Tuesday that Billy Butler trade rumors are "just all Hot Stove rhetoric."
Jeff Blair of the Globe and Mail reports that the Blue Jays have discussed a trade with the Royals involving Billy Butler.
According to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Mariners are among the teams with interest in Billy Butler.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that the Royals are ready to listen to offers for Billy Butler.
Billy Butler went 3-for-5 with a two-run double and a run scored Friday in a win over the White Sox.
Billy Butler went 2-for-5 with a solo home run in a win over the Twins on Tuesday.
Billy Butler went 2-for-4 and hit his 11th homer against the Marlins on Monday.
Billy Butler will not start any of the three games during this weekend's series against the Mets.
Billy Butler has been playing through neck stiffness.
Billy Butler homered and doubled against the Orioles on Thursday.
Billy Butler, who opened July in a 3-for-24 slump, homered and walked Monday against the Yankees.
Billy Butler led the Royals' offensive attack, going 2-for-4 with three RBI in Friday's 7-2 victory over the Rays.
Billy Butler delivered a go-ahead double in the eighth inning Friday as part of a 4-2 win over the Astros.
Billy Butler followed up Monday's 5-for-5 game by collecting a solo homer and an RBI double Tuesday against the Angels.