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Royals Minor League report: June 18

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Royals No. 19-ranked prospect Cheslor Cuthbert recorded three hits (two doubles), two RBI and two runs in NW Arkansas' 8-2 win over Arkansas. Read More »

Gordon’s catch saves potential tying run

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Alex Gordon demonstrated again in Wednesday's 2-1 victory over the Tigers why he has won three straight Gold Glove Awards as the Royals' left fielder. Read More »

Since Houston, it’s been no problem for Yost

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This session amounted to an "I told you so" from Royals manager Ned Yost. He was talking about his club's sudden launch into the stratosphere after that gruesome three-game drubbing by Houston. The takeoff has now reached 10 straight games and, since t... Read More »

Royals win 10th straight behind Infante’s homer

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The Royals made it three in a row over Detroit, this time by a margin of 2-1, on Wednesday with 37,209 fans at Comerica Park, increasing their lead in the American League Central to 1 1/2 games over the Tigers. Read More »

Royals look to Duffy to extend win streak to 11

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In Thursday's series finale, the red-hot Royals will start Danny Duffy, who has faced Detroit more than he has faced any other team in his career. Duffy will face Anibal Sanchez, unbeaten in his past seven starts, in the makeup game. Read More »

Royals’ Chen strikes out 11 in Triple-A rehab start

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Left-hander Bruce Chen set out to prove he was ready to return to the Royals, and he may have done so Wednesday in a rehab start for Triple-A Omaha. Read More »

Tickets available for Diamond of Dreams fundraiser

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Royals Charities' annual showpiece fundraiser, Diamond of Dreams: Taking the Field for the University of Kansas Hospital, will be held on the evening of Thursday, June 26, at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Henry’s one-hitter in 1983 stands test of time

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Doug Henry, the Royals' bullpen coach, got a new round of texts when a one-hitter was thrown during the weekend at the College World Series in Omaha. Henry, then a freshman at Arizona State, threw a one-hitter in the 1983 tournament to beat Maine, 7-0. Read More »

Royals prospect Dozier advances to Double-A

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Third baseman Hunter Dozier, the Royals' first-round selection in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft, has been promoted to Double-A Northwest Arkansas. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: June 17

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Triple-A Omaha tied a season high with six home runs, running their winning streak to seven. Jesus Flores recorded two home runs, four RBIs, four hits and three runs while Danny Valencia made his first rehab appearance, going 2-for-4 with a solo homer,... Read More »

Guthrie looks to make it 10 straight wins for Royals

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Jeremy Guthrie will try to expand the Royals' win streak to 10 games on Wednesday afternoon when he squares off against Drew Smyly and the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Read More »

Throwback First Place: 11 years later, KC on top

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The first-place Kansas City Royals. Now there's a combination of words rarely seen in recent years. Yet that became a reality when the Royals knocked off Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers, 11-4, on Tuesday night to take over the lead in the American ... Read More »

Royals get close call at first overturned vs. Tigers

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Kansas City manager Ned Yost challenged a call on a close play at first base, extending Tigers starter Max Scherzer's already lengthy second inning. Read More »

First things first, big picture priority for upstart Royals

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The Royals are in first place in the American League Central, and they just might be baseball's best team at the moment. That's also about the last thing anyone in their clubhouse or front office wants to be reminded of. Perhaps more than any other tea... Read More »

After 70 games, first place a rare spot for Royals

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How rare is it for the Royals to be in first place at this stage of a season? You have to go back to Aug. 19, 2003, to find the last time they had sole possession of first place after 70 or more games. Read More »