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Bruised hand keeps Hosmer from starting lineup

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Eric Hosmer knows the significance of every game at the current juncture of the Royals' season, and for him, that's the most frustrating part of missing Thursday's series opener against Cleveland at Kauffman Stadium due to his injured right hand. Read More »

Butler starts on bench, but fills in late

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Rarely has Billy Butler been out of the Royals' starting lineup, especially against a left-handed pitcher, but that was the case on Wednesday. Butler began the game on the bench, but came in to pinch-hit in the eighth. Read More »

Chen, Royals aiming to end skid vs. White Sox

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Scott Carroll and the White Sox will look to stay tough on Bruce Chen and the Royals on Tuesday night in the middle game at U.S. Cellular Field. Read More »

AL-Americans: Jeter, Trout spark victory

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Mike Trout delivered the go-ahead hit and the game's first run, winning the All-Star MVP Award, but it was Derek Jeter who stole the show in his final Midsummer Classic. Jeter went 2-for-2 with a run scored to set the tone for the AL, which won home-fi... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: July 14

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The Storm Chasers enjoyed day one of the PCL All-Star Break. Catcher Francisco Pena, outfielder Paulo Orlando and reliever Spencer Patton will participate in the Triple-A All-Star Game on Wednesday night at Durham. The game will be broadcast on MLB Net... Read More »

Right on Target: Stars align at Twins’ home park

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It's regarded as one of baseball's best parks, and Target Field will be on full display Tuesday night when the game's best players take the field for the 85th annual All-Star Game. "It's a big moment," said Twins manager Ron Gardenhire. "It's a big thi... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: July 12

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Christian Colon, the Royals' No. 14 prospect, was 2-for-2 with a walk in his first game for Triple-A Omaha since being optioned from Kansas City. Read More »

Royals’ top pick Finnegan makes debut

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Brandon Finnegan, the Royals' first pick in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft, made his professional debut on Thursday with Class A Advanced Wilmington. He threw two perfect innings against Potomac in Game 2 of a doubleheader, a game that was suspended ... Read More »

Salvy’s jack in ninth stings Rays in rubber game

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All-Star catcher Salvador Perez blasted a go-ahead three-run homer in the ninth to lift the Royals to a 5-4 win over the Rays in Wednesday night's rubber game at Tropicana Field. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: July 8

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Wilmington is scheduled to play a pair tonight after a rainout on Tuesday. 2013 supplemental pick Sean Manaea will start game one. Fellow lefty and 2014 first-rounder Brandon Finnegan will make his professional debut in the nightcap. Read More »

Cain stays locked in with four hits against Rays

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Royals leadoff man Lorenzo Cain had another big game on Tuesday night, with four hits, including a triple, a walk and two runs scored in a 4-3 loss to the Rays. Read More »

Royals miss mark in rematch against Rays

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Jason Vargas held the Rays scoreless through five innings, but he labored in a two-run sixth as the Royals dropped a 4-3 decision in the middle game on Tuesday night. Read More »

Royals miss mark in rematch against Rays

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Jason Vargas held the Rays scoreless through five innings, but he labored in a two-run sixth as the Royals dropped a 4-3 decision in the middle game on Tuesday night. Read More »

Ventura aiming to even record against Rays

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Rookie right-hander Yordano Ventura and the Royals will look to bounce back against Alex Cobb and the Rays in Wednesday's rubber game at Tropicana Field. Read More »

Ventura aiming to even record against Rays

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Rookie right-hander Yordano Ventura and the Royals will look to bounce back against Alex Cobb and the Rays in Wednesday's rubber game at Tropicana Field. Read More »