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Royals aim to balance rest with performance

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Royals manager Ned Yost finds himself in a tough spot this weekend. He would like to rest some of his banged-up players, but Yost also has to respect the fact that other teams are fighting the Twins for the second Wild Card spot.

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Medlen strong in potential postseason tuneup

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For three innings against the White Sox on Thursday night, Royals right-hander Kris Medlen looked a bit too much like the last time he took the mound -- six runs in fewer than four innings against Cleveland.

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Royals face Twins with home-field edge in mind

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The Twins' postseason hopes are on the line in a pivotal three-game series against the American League Central champion Royals that begins Friday night at Target Field.

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Royals win series to even AL home-field race

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Right-hander Kris Medlen likely solidified his postseason rotation spot with six solid innings, and Jonny Gomes drove in three runs as the Royals held off the White Sox for a 6-4 win on a chilly Thursday night at U.S. Cellular Field.

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Young returns to Royals following dad’s death

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Right-hander Chris Young returned to the Royals earlier this week after flying home to Dallas on Sunday to be with his family following the death of his father, Charles, who passed away on Saturday.

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Oregon shootings ‘hit home’ for Guthrie

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The horrific shootings on Thursday in Roseburg, Ore., touched Royals right-hander Jeremy Guthrie in a deeply personal way: Guthrie grew up in Roseburg, spending the first 12 years of his life there.

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Royals turn to Medlen for rubber game with Sox

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Kris Medlen's last start of the season might also be his most important. The right-hander will get one last chance to make his case to start in the postseason for the Royals when he takes the mound against the White Sox on Thursday night at U.S. Cellul...

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Hosmer’s blast in extra frames rescues ‘pen

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Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer and manager Ned Yost both had the same feeling when Hosmer roped a liner toward the right-field wall in the 10th inning on Wednesday night -- a two-run homer that produced a 5-3 win at U.S. Cellular Field.

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Royals’ rally in 10th earns home-field in ALDS

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Eric Hosmer smashed a two-run homer in the 10th inning off White Sox closer David Robertson and the Royals clinched the No. 2 seed and home-field advantage in the American League Division Series with a 5-3 win on Wednesday night at U.S. Cellular Field.

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Before they were World Series bound: Royals

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The Royals are headed to the World Series for the second consecutive year, after dispatching the Astros and Blue Jays in the American League Division Series and League Championship Series, respectively. As this will be the first time that many fans acr...

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Volquez, Royals aim to even set with White Sox

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White Sox starter Jose Quintana is hoping to accomplish a feat he has not reached in his first three seasons: win 10 games. The left-hander gets his last chance of the season in the second of a three-game series against the Royals on Wednesday night.

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