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Pipeline Perspectives: Manaea has stuff to be K king

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Royals left-hander Sean Manaea led the Class A Advanced Carolina League with 146 strikeouts and placed eighth in the Minors with 10.8 whiffs per nine innings in 2014, his first season as a pro, and Jim Callis thinks he's the pick for the Minor League s...

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Spring workout dates announced for all clubs

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Spring is officially on the horizon. Major League Baseball announced the first Spring Training workout dates for all 30 of its clubs on Thursday. Pitchers and catchers for the reigning World Series champion Giants -- along with the Phillies, Pirates an...

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Royals exec Taylor winding down impactful career

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Royals VP of baseball operations Dean Taylor is ready to transition into retirement after nearly 40 years in the game of baseball and Taylor and those who have worked with him are eager to express gratitude for an exemplary career.

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Royals aiming to top magical 2014 run

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The Royals were 90 feet away from tying Game 7 of the World Series, so there's a lot going on with the Kansas City ballclub that's in pretty good shape entering 2015.

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Royals finalize 2-year deal with Volquez

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Kansas City finished off a wildly active post-Winter Meetings week by agreeing to terms on a two-year, $20 million contract with free-agent right-hander Edinson Volquez. The club announced the deal, which includes a mutual option for 2017, on Monday.

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Streak to AL pennant defined 2014 for Royals

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What can be said about the 2014 Kansas City Royals that can even attempt to put into words what America saw throughout October? Ned Yost's plucky bunch emerged as a tight-knit, rapidly improving baseball team with one common goal and one nasty bullpen ...

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Royals captivate KC with rollicking World Series run

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The feel-good story from the 2014 season? It would be hard to top the Royals, who reminded us of the importance of teamwork, defense and a world-class bullpen -- all while setting a postseason record with eight consecutive victories en route to the AL ...

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