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Ventura, Royals looking to stay hot vs. Cubs

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Cubs left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada and Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura both enter Sunday's series finale looking for one thing: run support. Both enter after their respective offense delivered one run in their last outing.

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Royals-Cubs clash postponed due to rain

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The middle game of the Royals-Cubs series scheduled for Saturday night was washed out by rain. The game will be made up on Sept. 28, a mutual off-day before the Royals begin their final road trip of the regular season.

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Royals activate Rios, option Orlando

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As expected, the Royals activated outfielder Alex Rios from the disabled list Saturday and optioned outfielder Paulo Orlando to Triple-A Omaha.

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Royals drawing fans across the country

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The Royals, who are visiting Wrigley Field this weekend, are a team that is clearly being seen as what it is -- a collection of two-way players who are as committed to each other as they are fundamentally sound, and who make new fans every time they pu...

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Volquez K’s season-high nine, still looks to improve

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Edinson Volquez fell behind the Cubs' Jorge Soler, 3-0. The next pitch went sailing off Soler's bat into the left-field bleachers, bringing the Cubs within 4-3 and finishing Volquez's day. The Cubs tied it 4-4 in the seventh, depriving Volquez of a win...

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Cain’s go-ahead double gives KC big lift

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Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain had been scuffling a bit, hitting just .242 over his past 24 games. So it pleased everyone, including manager Ned Yost, to see Cain come through with the big RBI double in the eighth inning that helped carry the Royal...

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Ventura aims to clinch series for Royals

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Cubs starter Tsuyoshi Wada and Royals starter Yordano Ventura both enter Saturday's contest looking for one thing: run support. Both starters enter after their respective offense delivered one run in their last outing.

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Three Royals homer to take opener vs. Cubs

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Lorenzo Cain hit a tie-breaking RBI double in the eighth, and Alcides Escobar, Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each smacked solo homers to power the Royals to a 8-4 victory Friday over the Cubs, who were playing their first Interleague series.

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Finnegan to start games at Triple-A Omaha

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The Royals have switched gears with rookie left-hander Brandon Finnegan and plan to have him serve as a starter with Triple-A Omaha, according to vice president and assistant general manager J.J. Picollo.

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Rios joins team at Wrigley, will be activated Saturday

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Royals outfielder Alex Rios ended his rehab stint with Triple-A Omaha and rejoined the team on Friday, but he was not activated. Royals manager Ned Yost said Rios would be activated for Saturday's game.

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Hall of Famers, legends top list of Draft reps

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Two members of the 500 Home Run Club -- Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Schmidt -- and 22 other former All-Stars will headline the list of team representatives on the floor at MLB Network's Studio 42 when the 2015 MLB Draft gets underway on June 8.

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MLB.TV unveils new media player, price drop

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Major League Baseball Advanced Media is introducing its new Web-based media player (version 5.0), for those who currently subscribe or those who sign up now for MLB.TV Premium ($114.99 a year or $24.99 a month) or regular MLB.TV ($94.99/$19.99). You'll...

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