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Lineup breakdown: Royals, Game 3

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After rain in Kansas City forced the postponement of the third game of the ALCS on Monday night, it'll be played tonight (8 ET, TBS). The Royals are looking to take a commanding 3-0 lead over the Orioles, who dropped both games at their home ballpark t... Read More »

Royals prospect Zimmer fans 11 in five shutout innings

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Kyle Zimmer's 2014 season was essentially lost as he recovered from tendonitis and a lat injury, but the right-hander is healthy for the Arizona Fall League and on Monday night it certainly showed. Zimmer, who pitched just 4 2/3 innings in rookie ball ... Read More »

Five ways Game 3 postponement impacts ALCS

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The postponement of Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the Royals and Orioles immediately led to several questions about the potential impact due to the schedule change. Read More »

Rain has impacted, even altered, past postseasons

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The postponement of Game 3 of the ALCS between the Royals and Orioles on Monday marked the 17th time a postseason game has been postponed during the Wild Card era, dating back to 1995, and the first such instance since Game 4 of the 2012 ALCS. Read More »

Rainout could mean Shields on mound for Game 4

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With Game 3 of the ALCS delayed until Tuesday night because of rain, Royals ace James Shields could start Game 4 on Wednesday afternoon on normal rest instead of scheduled starter Jason Vargas. Read More »

Bullpens carrying survivors through postseason

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There have been 20 playoff games played so far, and only six of them have seen one or both starting pitchers record an out in the eighth inning. In fact, Madison Bumgarner alone is responsible for three of the 13 times a starter has lasted at least sev... Read More »

Bullpens carrying survivors through postseason

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There have been 20 playoff games played so far, and only six of them have seen one or both starting pitchers record an out in the eighth inning. In fact, Madison Bumgarner alone is responsible for three of the 13 times a starter has lasted at least sev... Read More »

Breakdown for ALCS ticket holders in KC

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Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the host Kansas City Royals and the Baltimore Orioles has been postponed due to inclement weather and the forecast for rainfall throughout the remainder of the day. First pitch of Thursday's Gam... Read More »

Oct. 13 Ned Yost pregame interview

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Oct. 13 Ned Yost interview

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Royals manager Ned Yost discusses the postponement of Game 3 of the American League Championship Series. Read More »

ALCS Game 3 postponed to Tues., 7 CT

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Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the Orioles and Royals at Kauffman Stadium has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 7 CT (TBS). Read More »

Dyson not shy about stating Royals’ odds of advancing

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As far as Jarrod Dyson is concerned, Game 3 of the American League Championship Series counts for nearly as much as Game 7 would. Speaking after his team's Game 2 victory, the Royals outfielder was confident in his team's chances to advance to the Worl... Read More »

Don’t try this at home: Gordon’s pregame regimen unimaginable

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The Royals are perceived as a team devoid of stars, but they don't lack a cornerstone player. It's Alex Gordon, the lifelong Royals fan, whose work ethic is beyond compare. Read More »

Royals’ bullpen trio in lockdown mode

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Manager Ned Yost is supremely confident that if he can hand a lead or a tie game to Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and Greg Holland, that the Royals will prevail. Read More »

Orioles become imposition to Royals running game

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That the Royals have flipped the script against a homer-centric Orioles club in this American League Championship Series by unleashing a handful of their own home runs has buried the small-ball narrative that so distinctly defined their journey here. Read More »