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Yost loses challenge in first inning

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Royals manager Ned Yost has a good record in replay challenges this season, but he lost on a first-inning play on Saturday night at U.S. Cellular Field when White Sox speedster Adam Eaton was ruled safe at second and the ruling stood. Read More »

Konerko congratulates Royals on season’s success

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Retiring White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko took time to recognize the Royals as he made his farewell address to White Sox fans during a ceremony before Saturday night's game. Read More »

Five reasons the Royals can win the World Series

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The Royals won't be satisfied with just getting to the postseason for the first time in 29 years. No, they want to win the World Series, and here's how they can get that done. Read More »

Willingham refutes report of retirement

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Royals outfielder and designated hitter Josh Willingham shot down a published report from St. Paul, Minn., that he is "100 percent retiring." Read More »

Royals enjoy celebration, return focus to work

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The party was on but there was still work to be done, so the Royals approached their postseason clinching celebration of Friday night and Saturday morning in moderation, according to manager Ned Yost. Read More »

Duffy, Royals trying to keep pressure on Tigers

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While the Royals continue their pursuit of the Tigers for supremacy in the American League Central, the White Sox will honor their longtime captain, Paul Konerko, on Saturday. Danny Duffy and John Danks are slated to take the mound. Read More »

Fans part of Royals’ long-awaited celebration

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Royals fans traveled to Chicago for just one reason: to be with their team when it clinched its first postseason berth in 29 years. Friday night's victory celebration made their journeys well worth it. Read More »

Royals front office celebrates postseason berth

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Typically unobtrusive and low-key, Royals owner David Glass and team president Dan Glass slipped into the team's celebration after Friday night's victory. They stood quietly and smiled proudly as their players and staff noisily toasted their first entr... Read More »

Royals own Wild Card, looking to trade for division title

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The Royals are in the playoffs, but their first-round matchup remains unknown with just two games left in the season. Kansas City has secured a Wild Card, but could still wind up with the American League Central title. Read More »

Royals celebrate, but remain focused on AL Central title

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Not very many people are going to pick the Royals to win it all. But their chances are a lot better than that of a teenage girl from New Zealand winning a Grammy with a song she wrote about a baseball player from Kansas City. Read More »

Royals celebrate, but remain focused on AL Central title

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Not very many people are going to pick the Royals to win it all. But their chances are a lot better than that of a teenage girl from New Zealand winning a Grammy with a song she wrote about a baseball player from Kansas City. Read More »

Five things that changed the Royals’ season

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A lot of things have happened since the Royals last appeared in the postseason in 1985. Here are the top five things that influenced their resurgence this season. Read More »

Royals punch ticket to first postseason since 1985

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The Royals are headed to the playoffs for the first time in 29 seasons after posting a 3-1 victory over the White Sox on Friday night at U.S. Cellular Field. Read More »

Shields never stops working

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There once was a time when James Shields' career looked lost. But thanks the guidance of a big league cousin, the right-hander has built a following in Kansas City and Tampa Bay, and is poised to be one of the biggest free agents of the winter. Read More »

White Sox credited with double play following replay

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The White Sox were credited with an inning-ending double play in the fourth inning Friday night when a replay review overturned the initial ruling of a missed tag by second baseman Marcus Semien. Read More »