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Hosmer looks back on Royals’ ‘incredible ride’

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Watching the Royals sweep their way through the early part of the postseason and into the World Series, it was apparent just how much the club's run energized the organization and Kansas City itself. After getting over the disappointment of the Royals'... Read More »

Which prospects will make the Top 100 cut?

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After an offseason filled with transactions and intrigue, Spring Training is fast approaching. That means it's time for the unveiling of the latest MLBPipeline.com Top 100 Prospects list. The Top 50 will be unveiled during a one-hour special on MLB Net... Read More »

Bo knows brief baseball career, but has lasting legacy

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Had he walked away earlier from the Los Angeles Raiders to focus entirely on baseball, Bo Jackson could have been the Mike Trout of his generation. Read More »

Prospect Watch: Top 10 shortstops

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MLBPipeline.com's 2015 Top 100 Prospects list will be unveiled on Friday on MLB.com, with the Top 50 revealed during a one-hour show on MLB Network at 9 p.m. ET. Leading up to that, MLBPipeline.com takes a look at baseball's Top 10 prospects at each po... Read More »

Starling to get taste of bigs at Spring Training

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Once a mega-prospect considered by many to be the future of the Royals, center fielder Bubba Starling hasn't quite lived up to the massive expectations heaped on his shoulders. So the Royals are taking a bit of an unconventional approach in his develop... Read More »

WAR figures show Royals boast best outfield

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A case can be made that the Royals' Alex Gordon, Jarrod Dyson and Lorenzo Cain form the best defensive outfield in Major League history. Factoring in offense, the world of analytics narrowly favors Kansas City's outfield over the Angels and Marlins. Read More »

Dyson, Royals avoid arbitration with 1-year deal

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The Royals have avoided arbitration with outfielder Jarrod Dyson by agreeing to terms on a one-year deal worth $1.225 million. The club confirmed that the sides reached a deal, but did not disclose the terns. Read More »

Texas native Finnegan receives award from Rangers

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Royals reliever Brandon Finnegan was honored by the Rangers as the Texas Professional Baseball Player of the Year at their awards dinner on Friday night. Read More »

Top prospect Mondesi among Royals’ NRIs

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The Royals have invited 23 non-roster players to Major League Spring Training, including 10 pitchers, three catchers, seven infielders and three outfielders. Read More »

Negro Leagues Museum fondly remembers Mr. Cub

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Ernie Banks arrived in Chicago by way of the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro League, where he played under manager John "Buck" O'Neil, one of the eventual founders of the Negro Leagues Museum. Banks frequently checked in on the museum and was one of ... Read More »

Moore: ‘Doubtful’ that KC will re-sign Shields

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Royals general manager Dayton Moore says the idea of re-signing free-agent starting pitcher James Shields has crossed his mind, but "at this point in time, it's doubtful." Read More »

2015 Prospect Watch: Top 10 left-handed pitchers

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Though none of the left-handers who ranked on this list before last season began have graduated to the big leagues, there are still several new faces on this year's Top 10. Julio Urias, Henry Owens and Andrew Heaney are the holdovers, albeit with their... Read More »

Kenny Lofton’s favorite player: Lorenzo Cain

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Kenny Lofton roamed center field for 17 seasons, using his dynamic speed to track down fly balls. As a standout defender, Lofton is partial to those who share similar abilities. At the top of his list is Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain, Lofton's fav... Read More »

Can Royals’ bullpen be even better in 2015?

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Can the Royals' bullpen be as good as they were in 2014? Or, and this could be viewed as some sort of baseball blasphemy to even suggest, but here goes anyway ... can they be even better in 2015? Read More »

Relationships more important to Yost than extension

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While Ned Yost was given some financial security with his recent contract extension, what matters most to the Royals skipper is the strong bond he has built with GM Dayton Moore and owner David Glass. Read More »