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Duffy showing Royals he’s back to fine form

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The Danny Duffy that manager Ned Yost is accustomed to seeing apparently is back. Duffy threw six more strong innings in the Royals' 2-1 walk-off win in 10 innings over the Astros on Saturday night.

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Ventura aiming to bounce back against Astros

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Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel was the American League All-Star starter partially because of how much he impressed manager Ned Yost while throwing eight scoreless innings against the Royals on June 30. On Sunday, Keuchel gets another chance to catch...

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Escobar’s hit gives Royals walk-off win in 10th

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Alcides Escobar blooped a single to short right with two out in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Royals a 2-1 walk-off win over the Astros on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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Yost uneasy with early sound issues at The K

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Because of technical difficulties, the start of the Royals-Astros game on Saturday was done so without any public address announcer or music at Kauffman Stadium. Kansas City evened the series with a 2-1 walk-off win in the 10th.

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Guthrie finishes strong after early blip

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Jeremy Guthrie felt like his stuff was fine and his command was fine. But the scoreboard told a different tale after four innings -- he had allowed four runs and 10 hits.

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Duffy aims to continue strong run against Astros

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Royals left-hander Danny Duffy has flourished since returning from the disabled list on June 24, and he'll try to build on his best outing of the season when he faces the Astros Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals silenced by Kazmir, Astros

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Newly acquired left-hander Scott Kazmir made his Houston Astros debut a memorable one, tossing seven shutout innings in a 4-0 win over the Royals on a sweltering night (109 heat index) at Kauffman Stadium.

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Gordon’s rehab progresses with throwing program

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Royals outfielder Alex Gordon, on the disabled list because of a strained groin, already has resumed a throwing program and could start hitting within a week to 10 days.

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Royals recall Cuthbert to replace Coleman

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The Royals recalled infielder Cheslor Cuthbert from Triple-A Omaha on Friday after optioning fellow infielder Dusty Coleman to Omaha following Thursday's game.

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Medlen fires zeros after Young’s short outing

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Royals manager Ned Yost did not want to assume that his team would stage a rally in the second half of Thursday night's 4-3 loss to the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

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Rios back to swinging impact bat for Royals

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Royals outfielder Alex Rios entered Thursday night's 4-3 loss to the Cardinals with eight two-hit games in the month of July after he fought through a rocky June following his return from a fractured left hand.

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Guthrie looks to deliver in opener vs. Astros

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One day after being acquired by his hometown team, Scott Kazmir will make his Astros debut facing Royals righty Jeremy Guthrie in the series opener on Friday at Kaufmann Stadium.

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Royals’ late rally in I-70 clash isn’t in Cards

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In a makeup game featuring teams with the two best records in baseball, the Cardinals snagged a 4-3 win over the Royals on Thursday night behind two-run homers from Randal Grichuk and Matt Carpenter.

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