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Guthrie comes up big in big spots vs. Reds

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Royals right-hander Jeremy Guthrie doesn't get a ton of strikeouts. But Guthrie got a big strikeout of Marlon Byrd in the first to help him wiggle out of a bases-loaded jam. And Guthrie struck out Tucker Barnhart to get out of a first-and-third jam in ...

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Guthrie, Royals ease to victory over Reds

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Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie tossed six shutout innings and Eric Hosmer scored twice and drove in a run as the Royals took a 7-1 win over the Reds on Wednesday night in front of 30,450 at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals force changing of the guard in Central

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The Royals are the team to beat. They're no longer the surprising team with the athletic lineup and powerful bullpen. Until further notice, the conversation should be whether the Tigers can find a way to take them down, not the other way around.

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Royals Minor League report: May 19

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The Naturals improved to 6-0 this season vs. their in-state rivals. Raul Mondesi's three-run homer capped a six-run fifth and gave the Naturals a decisive 8-5 lead.

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Ventura adds more zeros for Royals’ rotation

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura turned in one of his best starts of the season with seven shutout frames in the Royals' 3-0 win over the Reds on Tuesday night -- giving the rotation back-to-back scoreless efforts for the first time since 1992.

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Holland misses save chance due to stiff neck

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Royals closer Greg Holland did not enter in a save situation in Tuesday night's 3-0 win over the Reds due to a stiff neck he experienced on Monday night, according to manager Ned Yost.

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Guthrie aiming to continue Interleague success

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Right-hander Jason Marquis -- 3-0 with a 3.60 ERA career against the Royals -- squares off against righty Jeremy Guthrie on Wednesday in the finale of a two-game set at Kauffman Stadium.

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Ventura outduels Cueto as Royals blank Reds

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura fired seven shutout frames and Mike Moustakas logged a pair of RBI doubles to help the Royals earn a 3-0 win over the Reds on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Johnny Cueto went seven solid innings in the loss.

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Rios takes BP, nearing rehab assignment

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Royals manager Ned Yost indicated that outfielder Aex Rios, on the disabled list since April 14 due to a fractured hand, could go out on a rehab assignment within 7-10 days.

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Slow rise to bigs for KC’s speedy Orlando

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Right-handed-hitting outfielder Paulo Orlando lingered in the Minors for parts of nine seasons before the Royals promoted him to the 25-man Major League roster at the beginning of this season. Assumed a more prominent role while outfielder Alex Rios re...

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