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Royals Minor League Report: May 27

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Omaha waited out a rain delay, then proceeded to score the final nine runs in an opening win at Oklahoma City. Carlos Peguero was 2-for-5 with three RBI and a run. Read More »

Royals’ bats lack pop in Guthrie’s solid start

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Jeremy Guthrie fired six strong innings with five strikeouts, but the offense managed just five hits in the Royals' 3-0 loss to the Astros on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Duffy looking to help end skid against Astros

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Jarred Cosart and the Astros look to stretch their winning streak to five with a series sweep against Danny Duffy and the Royals on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Yost ejected after arguing on Guthrie’s behalf

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Royals manager Ned Yost was ejected for the second time this season after arguing balls and strikes during the sixth inning of Tuesday night's 3-0 loss to the Astros at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Zimmer likely out of Royals’ second-half plan

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Royals No. 1 prospect Kyle Zimmer, out with a lat strain, will be fortunate if he's even playing catch by the All-Star break. Manager Ned Yost said he knows of other pitchers who have overcome the same injury to compete well. Read More »

Coleman, Mariot give bullpen break in opener

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With the Royals falling behind the Astros, 7-1, by the fifth inning on Monday night, manager Ned Yost was grateful that Michael Mariot, who relieved starter Yordano Ventura in the third inning, and Louis Coleman could finish out the 9-2 rout. Read More »

Zimmer to miss additional time with strained lat

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Kyle Zimmer, the Royals' No. 1-ranked prospect, has yet to pitch this season and will be further sidelined by a strained right latissimus dorsi muscle. Kansas City announced Tuesday that Zimmer, the No. 5 overall selection in the 2012 First-Year Player... Read More »

Ventura, Royals pleased with clean MRI results

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The MRI of Yordano Ventura's pitching elbow came back clean on Tuesday and the Royals right-hander will be held out of one start as a precautionary measure. Read More »

Royals need vote boost for All-Star starts

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Royals fans are going to have get busy at the ballot box if any of their players are going start in the 85th All-Star Game on July 15 at Minnesota. Read More »

Ventura’s injury exit hangs over Royals’ loss to Astros

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura was removed from Monday night's 9-2 Royals loss to the Astros in the third inning with what was described as lateral elbow discomfort. Ventura allowed five runs over the first two innings. Read More »

Guthrie, McHugh to match up in middle game in KC

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Collin McHugh has been a pleasant surprise for the Astros this season, and on Tuesday, he'll take the hill opposite Royals veteran Jeremy Guthrie at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. Read More »

Infante activated from DL; Coleman optioned

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Second baseman Omar Infante was reinstated from the disabled list and was in the Royals' lineup for Monday night's game against the Astros. Read More »

KC’s Ventura exits with lateral elbow discomfort

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Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura was removed from Monday night's game with what was described as lateral elbow discomfort. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: May 26

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Justin Maxwell drove in a career-high five runs to lead Omaha past Round Rock. He hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth, capping a three-hit day that included a two-run single in the first. Read More »

Royals honor military with Memorial Day tribute

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It was fitting that, as the Royals marked Memorial Day with Armed Forces Night, that the first pitch was thrown by a soldier from one of the U.S. military's most momentous efforts, D-Day. Read More »