FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal writes that the Nationals are interested in free agent Ben Zobrist.
Tim Rohan of the New York Times hears from a league source that the Mets are "very interested" in Ben Zobrist.
According to Ken Davidoff of the New York Post, the Mets have reached out to the agent of Ben Zobrist.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that the Cardinals are interested in free agent Ben Zobrist.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick hears that the Royals are privately more optimistic about keeping Ben Zobrist than their other high-profile free agents.
Ben Zobrist said that his wife will not call him during a game if she goes into labor this weekend.
Royals manager Ned Yost said Tuesday that the addition of Raul Mondesi to the World Series roster had nothing to do with Ben Zobrist's wife being due to give birth soon.
Ben Zobrist clubbed a solo home run as the Royals topped the Blue Jays in Game 6 of the ALCS on Friday.
Ben Zobrist went 2-for-4 with an RBI double, a walk and a strikeout in Friday's win over the Twins.
Ben Zobrist is not in the Royals' lineup Sunday.
Ben Zobrist went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Saturday's loss to the Indians.
Ben Zobrist is not in the Royals' lineup Friday.
Ben Zobrist homered, tripled and walked before being removed for a pinch-runner Wednesday against the Twins.
Ben Zobrist went 4-for-5 with three runs scored from the leadoff spot for the Royals on Thursday.