Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports the Royals "had been engaged in preliminary talks" with the Cardinals about a Matt Adams trade.
Matt Adams revealed in an interview Monday that he's lost 25 pounds so far this offseason.
According to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick, the Cardinals are "in listening mode" on first baseman Matt Adams.
Matt Adams hit his 15th home run of the season and scored twice in Tuesday's win over the Rockies.
Matt Adams (wrist) is back in the Cardinals' starting lineup Tuesday night in Colorado.
Matt Adams left Saturday's game against the Giants with a jammed left wrist.
Matt Adams singled and belted a two-run home run in Monday's blowout victory over the Pirates.
Cardinals activated 1B Matt Adams from the 15-day disabled list.
Matt Adams (shoulder) began a rehab assignment with Triple-A Memphis on Thursday.
Matt Adams (shoulder) is aiming to begin a rehab assignment in the next couple of days.
Cardinals placed 1B Matt Adams on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.
Matt Adams is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Reds due to a sore left shoulder.
Matt Adams homered in his second straight game in Saturday's loss to the Dodgers.
Matt Adams hit a homer in the bottom of the 16th to give the Cardinals a 4-3 win over the Dodgers on Friday.