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Royals revel in club’s return to World Series

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After pulling out yet another nail-biter in Game 4 to sweep the Orioles in the ALCS, the Royals let loose on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium, celebrating the club's first trip to the World Series since 1985. Read More »

Royals ride unprecedented streak into World Series

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The Royals -- on this stage for the first time in 29 years -- are the first team in history to start the postseason with eight straight wins, topping the seven amassed by the 1976 Reds and 2007 Rockies. Read More »

Statcast: Gordon’s incredible off-the-wall grab

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Statcast technology illustrated just how Alex Gordon made an incredible catch in left field during the Royals' 2-1 win against the Orioles in Game 4 of the ALCS on Wednesday. Read More »

Orioles-Royals, ALCS Game 4: Did you know?

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The Royals clinched their first World Series berth in 29 years on Wednesday as they finished off their AL Championship Series sweep of the Orioles with a 2-1 victory. Here is a look at some of the more intriguing facts to come out of Game 4. Read More »

Oct. 15: Lorenzo Cain postgame interview

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Center fielder and ALCS MVP Lorenzo Cain talks about the Royals clinching the AL pennant after sweeping the Orioles. Read More »

Oct. 15: Ned Yost postgame interview

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Manager Ned Yost talks about the Royals clinching the AL pennant after sweeping the Orioles in the ALCS. Read More »

Royal Cain: Outfielder named ALCS MVP

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Lorenzo Cain's hot bat and clutch defense earned the Royals' center fielder the American League Championship Series MVP Award on Wednesday. Read More »

Royals sweep Orioles to earn shot at crown

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The Royals earned their first trip the World Series since 1985 with a 2-1 victory at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday to sweep the Orioles in the American League Championship Series Read More »

Brothers travel around the world to see Royals

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Once their beloved Royals -- their hometown team -- had advanced to the American League Championship Series, there was simply no way Naftali and Yoni Schwartz were going to miss Games 3 and 4 at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

ALCS Game 4: BAL-KC in-game notebook

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Welcome to MLB.com's live game notebook, which will be consistently refreshed with news of the day and key developments from earlier in the game. For real-time updates, follow on Gameday. In the At Bat App, go to Postseason in the main menu. Read More »

Ventura good to go if Game 6 needed

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Yordano Ventura, who exited Game 2 of the ALCS against the Orioles after 5 2/3 innings with a stiff right shoulder, remains on track to start Game 6 on Friday if necessary. Read More »

Dyson not concerned over Flaherty incident ahead of Game 4

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Jarrod Dyson's mouth often runs as fast as his legs, so his comments regarding Orioles third baseman Ryan Flaherty's supposed knee drop in Tuesday's Game 3 remained a hot topic Wednesday, though he downplayed them when asked about the incident again. Read More »

KC’s playoff run captures Royals great White’s attention

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Royals Hall of Fame member Frank White likes what he sees from the team that's been rampaging through the postseason. White, whose No. 20 is retired and whose statue stands at Kauffman Stadium, was a key force on Kansas City's 1980 and '85 World Series... Read More »

Guthrie apologizes to Orioles, fans for T-shirt

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Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie made a surprise appearance in the interview room on Wednesday afternoon, a few hours before Game 4 of the American League Championship Series from Kauffman Stadium, to apologize for the T-shirt he wore on the same dais abo... Read More »

Shields to start for Royals if ALCS goes to Game 5

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If a fifth game is necessary in the American League Championship Series, the Royals will turn to ace James Shields looking to close out the Orioles at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »