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Royals perfectly suited for National League style

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The Royals' remarkable fielding combines with a deep pitching staff to give them the ability to win low-scoring games. Kansas City is probably better constructed to compete in the National League and it showed with a 3-2 win over the Giants in Game 3 o... Read More »

Yost’s faith, sixth-inning moves work for Royals

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Ned Yost knows that baseball games aren't won in the sixth inning. And he vows that his team will never lose one at that late-but-not-too-late point of the game, either, not if there's anything he can do about it. "My mind-set is that I'm not getting b... Read More »

Hosmer’s 11-pitch at-bat epitomizes KC kids’ growth

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If the Kansas City Royals go on to win this World Series, we can look back at a moment in Game 3 on Friday night that might just tell the whole story. First, though, let's push the pause button and rewind to 2011 to understand how far these Royals have... Read More »

Game 3 Did you know: Holland ties postseason saves record

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Here is a look at a number of interesting facts and figures from Friday night's Game 3, including just how important a Game 3 victory is when a Series is previously tied 1-1 and how Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie now finds himself in the same company as... Read More »

Fresh from campus, Finnegan making history

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After six postseason appearances, rookie southpaw Brandon Finnegan is beginning to look like an old pro, "like he's had five, seven years in the league," according to third baseman Mike Moustakas. But Finnegan admitted to feeling some jitters on Friday... Read More »

Guthrie delivers Royals a postseason gem by the Bay

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His 147-pitch victory in a 2003 NCAA Regional was the signature start of Jeremy Guthrie's postseason career, but perhaps no longer. The one the folks in California will chew on now is the five-inning performance in Game 3 that helped Kansas City to a 3... Read More »

Statcast: Perez’s scoop and throw too fast for Blanco

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Trailing Game 3 of the World Series by one run in the bottom of the eighth inning, the Giants desperately needed a baserunner. They almost got one on a Gregor Blanco bunt, but Statcast shows how a smooth play by Royals catcher Salvador Perez and a poor... Read More »

Oct. 24 Jeremy Guthrie, Alex Gordon postgame interview

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Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and left fielder Alex Gordon addressed the media after Game 3 of the World Series at AT&T Park. Read More »

Royals seize control of Series, edge Giants in Game 3

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Kansas City took charge of this World Series on Friday, but the Royals were exhibiting no exaggerated claims of confidence or undo displays of bravado after their 3-2 victory over the Giants in Game 3 at AT&T Park. The Royals, though, might be in b... Read More »

Oct. 24 Ned Yost postgame interview

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Royals manager Ned Yost addressed the media after Game 3 of the World Series at AT&T Park. Read More »

Tale of the tape: Royals-Giants, Game 4

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Here's a breakdown of the pitching matchup for Game 4 of the World Series at AT&T Park between the Royals' Jason Vargas and the Giants' Ryan Vogelsong. Read More »

MLB pauses during Game 3 to Stand Up To Cancer

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Major League Baseball used its biggest stage for the sixth year in a row to hold a live Stand Up To Cancer moment for a capacity crowd and a global FOX viewing audience. Read More »

MLB pays tribute to Gwynn before Game 3

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Major League Baseball honored the late Tony Gwynn prior to Game 3 of the World Series between the hometown Giants and Royals on Friday at AT&T Park. Read More »

World Series Game 3: KC-SF in-game notebook

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Welcome to AT&T Park and MLB.com's live hub for Game 3 of the World Series, which will be consistently refreshed with news of the day and key developments from earlier in the game. For real-time updates, follow in Gameday. In the At Bat App, go to ... Read More »

Vargas aims to use AT&T Park to his advantage

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Jason Vargas' first meaningful outing at AT&T Park coincides with a chance to give his Royals a commanding 3-1 lead in this Fall Classic. It'll come against a Giants team he held to two runs on nine hits in five innings on Aug. 8, a lineup the 31-y... Read More »