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Cueto isn’t frustrated by second winless start

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Right-hander Johnny Cueto's outing on Wednesday night was the type of performance the Royals envisioned they would receive consistently when they traded for the ace at the non-waiver Trade Deadline.

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Ventura, Royals set for rubber game against Tigers

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Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura (6-7, 4.98 ERA) will square off against Tigers righty Anibal Sanchez (10-9, 4.77) when the American League Central rivals conclude a three-game series on Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park.

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Gordon progressing, trying to avoid setbacks

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Royals outfielder Alex Gordon had never sustained a Grade 2-plus groin strain, so when he went down with that injury on July 8, he wasn't sure what to expect of the recovery process.

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Salvy snaps funk with hit parade vs. Verlander

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Royals catcher Salvador Perez was batting .074 over his previous eight games and hadn't enjoyed a three-hit performance since May, but you wouldn't have guessed it after watching him on Tuesday night.

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Duffy tips cap to Royals’ defense in solid start

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Royals manager Ned Yost believes that a pitcher trusting both his command and defense is conducive to success, and that recipe worked well for Danny Duffy on Tuesday night.

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Perez logs three RBIs as Royals cage Tigers

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Catcher Salvador Perez launched a two-run homer off Justin Verlander and drove in three, leading the Royals to a 5-1 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night at Comerica Park.

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Cueto seeking first Royals win in clash with Tigers

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Left-hander Matt Boyd will make his first start with the Tigers, while the Royals will counter with right-hander Johnny Cueto (7-6, 2.70 ERA) in the middle game on Wednesday night at Comerica Park.

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Royals on top, but don’t count out the others

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The Royals owned the American League in last year's playoffs. But entering 2015, their division felt very much up for grabs. The Tigers had won four straight AL Central crowns, while the seemingly improved White Sox and the Indians both looked capable ...

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Volquez miffed by Donaldson’s angry actions

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With the Blue Jays banging home runs all weekend, the Royals' plan of attack in Sunday's 5-2 loss was to pitch more inside, which is exactly what right-hander Edinson Volquez did.

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Things get heated as Blue Jays down Royals

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Benches cleared during the eighth inning of the Blue Jays' 5-2 win over the Royals on Sunday at Rogers Centre after a series of hit batters and inside pitches led to the ejections of Toronto manager John Gibbons, right-hander Aaron Sanchez and bench co...

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Zobrist’s blast isn’t enough to rescue Royals

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Right-hander R.A. Dickey threw seven shutout innings and Chris Colabello smashed a two-run homer as the Blue Jays earned a 5-2 win over the Royals on Sunday to win three of the four games in the series at Rogers Centre.

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Zobrist’s blast isn’t enough to rescue Royals

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Right-hander R.A. Dickey threw seven shutout innings and Chris Colabello smashed a two-run homer as the Blue Jays earned a 5-2 win over the Royals on Sunday to win three of the four games in the series at Rogers Centre.

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Duffy, Royals now hunters vs. Verlander, Tigers

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Royals left-hander Danny Duffy (4-5, 4.28 ERA) will square off against Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander (1-3, 4.86) in the opener of a three-game set between the American League Central rivals on Tuesday at Comerica Park.

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Holland saves day after Davis yields rare HR

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At one point during Wade Davis' outing in the eighth inning of the Royals' 7-6 win over the Blue Jays on Saturday, manager Ned Yost was almost reduced to laughter.

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