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Royals look to rebound behind rookie Ventura

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Yordano Ventura and the Royals will look to get back on track after dropping the series opener when they square off against Allen Webster and the Red Sox on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Royals’ miscues thwart chance to extend lead

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Liam Hendriks went just 2 1/3 innings and the defense made three errors as the Royals missed a chance to extend their AL Central lead with a 6-3 loss to the Red Sox on Thursday night. Read More »

Royals reflect on 9/11 events during ceremony

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A tribute to the victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001 with remembrances of the heroism and sacrifices of that tragic day was held before Thursday night's Royals-Red Sox game at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Storm Chasers set for Game 3 of PCL series

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After splitting the first two games of the best-of-five Pacific Coast League championship series, the Omaha Storm Chasers will meet the Reno Aces at 7:05 p.m. CT on Friday at Werner Park in Omaha, Neb. Read More »

Duffy says left shoulder is feeling much better

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A start on Tuesday might seem iffy because, as of Thursday, Danny Duffy had not picked up a baseball since throwing one pitch last Saturday and leaving the game because of left shoulder problems. However, the initial MRI showed no structural damage, on... Read More »

Yost cautious as closer Holland nears return

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The Royals bypassed closer Greg Holland in the save situation in Wednesday night's 3-0 win over the Tigers and successfully went with Wade Davis instead. Holland has been out for a week with a tight right triceps and cautious manager Ned Yost wasn't qu... Read More »

Cain sparks Royals’ offense in win over Tigers

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A fired-up Lorenzo Cain was the Royals' primary offensive force in their 3-0 victory over the Tigers on Wednesday night. Cain drove in a fourth-inning run with a single, one of his three hits, but he also delivered a ninth-inning triple that set up an ... Read More »

KC to remember 9/11, look for rebound vs. Sox

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After dropping a series with the Tigers in Detroit and surrendering some ground in the American League Central race, Kansas City will have a chance to get back on track against a struggling Boston squad as the two clubs begin a four-game set on Thursda... Read More »

Shields pitches Royals back into AL Central lead

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James Shields fired seven shutout innings, while Salvador Perez and Lorenzo Cain backed him with RBI singles in the Royals' 3-0 win over the Tigers on Wednesday night. Read More »

Royals win challenge on overturned pickoff play

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James Shields recorded his 31st career pickoff as Royals manager Ned Yost challenged a safe call in the first inning on Wednesday night and won. The New York review concluded that Tigers runner Ian Kinsler was out and overturned the call. Read More »

Aoki’s change in approach yields results at plate

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Right fielder Nori Aoki has been one of the Royals' most productive hitters since the All-Star break. Since the break through Tuesday, he had a .432 (16-for-37) average with runners in scoring position with 22 RBIs. Read More »

Guthrie talks fan safety at suspension appeal

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For Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, it was more than appealing a fine. It was a chance to tell Major League Baseball officials about his concern for fan safety. Guthrie was fined an undisclosed amount for throwing a ball into the upper deck on May 1 at ... Read More »

Rain delays start of Royals-Tigers series finale

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The start of Wednesday night's crucial series finale between the Royals and Tigers at Comerica Park was delayed due to inclement weather. Heavy downpours pounded the metro Detroit area all day. The rain slowed in the hour leading up to the scheduled fi... Read More »

Hochevar excited about first throwing session

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Luke Hochevar was smiling like a kid under a Christmas tree. And why not? The Royals' right-hander, who underwent Tommy John surgery on March 17, threw a baseball for the first time since then on Wednesday in an indoor batting cage at Comerica Park. Read More »

Pipeline Perspectives: Ventura ready to key Royals’ run

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No rookie will have a greater impact on his team in September and October than Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura writes MLB.com's Jim Callis. Read More »