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Cueto ready to tangle with surging Red Sox hitters

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One of the American League's top pitchers squares off with a group of streaking young hitters on Friday night, as Johnny Cueto and the Royals take on the suddenly hot-hitting Red Sox in the second of a four-game set at Fenway Park.

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Guthrie, Royals set to welcome Angels for four games

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Having struggled of late on the road, the Angels don't get much relief when they face the American League's top team during a four-game series in Kansas City starting Thursday night. The Royals lead the AL in home wins this season.

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Royals on top, but don’t count out the others

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The Royals owned the American League in last year's playoffs. But entering 2015, their division felt very much up for grabs. The Tigers had won four straight AL Central crowns, while the seemingly improved White Sox and the Indians both looked capable ...

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MVP Trout fuels AL’s third straight ASG win

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Behind a 1-for-3 effort from Mike Trout, who also walked and scored a pair of runs, the American League held off the National League, 6-3, on Tuesday night in the 86th All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. Trout...

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Moustakas holds Final Vote lead on last day

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As of the morning of the final day of voting, Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas had 15.7 million votes and maintained his lead in the American League for the Esurance MLB All-Star Game 2015 Final Vote.

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Yost stacks AL roster with elite talent, versatility

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Royals manager Ned Yost, who will be the American League's manager at next Tuesday's All-Star Game, said he had been sleeping really well until the last three or four days. And not so coincidentally, that's the time period when Yost started to make som...

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The Kansas City Royals Play Here!

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The Royals Radio Network will broadcast all of the Kansas City Royals regular season games in 2015. Catch all the evening and weekend games LIVE on Classic Hits KQNK AM 1530/FM 106.7. The Royals Radio Network is the largest network in the American League in seven states across the Midwest. Royals Hall of Famer and 2007 Ford C. Frick Award ...

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Royals’ bats stay silent in rematch with Astros

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Auditioning for the starting nod in the All-Star Game in front of American League manager Ned Yost, ace Dallas Keuchel fired eight shutout innings and got just enough run support from George Springer's two-run homer off the foul pole in the third innin...

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Duffy looks to get Royals back on track vs. Astros

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The series between the two winningest teams in the American League resumes on Tuesday night at 7:10 p.m. CT, as the Astros and Royals meet for the second game of a three-game set at Minute Maid Park.

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Fore! Moustakas aces hole at Pebble Beach

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It has been quite a year for Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas. Moustakas is hitting .323, fifth best in the American League. He also is the leading vote-getter for the All-Star Game at third base. And now he has his first hole-in-one under his belt.

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Royals turn to Pino in opener vs. Rodriguez, Red Sox

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The last two American League pennant winners face off in a three-game series this weekend, beginning with Friday night's contest between the Red Sox and Royals at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals have eight leading in All-Star voting

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Make that eight -- count 'em, eight -- Royals that are leading at their positions in the American League voting for the All-Star Game, which will be played on July 14 in Cincinnati.

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AL All-Star ballot update: June 8

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Seven Royals are in position to start for the American League in next month's All-Star Game, according to the latest update of 2015 Esurance All-Star Game Ballot voting.

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ASG debate: Semien or Escobar at SS?

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In one way the All-Star debate about shortstop in the American League is a classic. A player, Marcus Semien of the Athletics, making his mark in his first full season vs. an established veteran, Alcides Escobar of the Royals.

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Bochy, Yost name All-Star coaches

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National League manager Bruce Bochy has added Don Mattingly and Bryan Price to his All-Star staff, while Lloyd McClendon and A.J. Hinch will join skipper Ned Yost on the American League side.

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