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Duffy slated to take next turn on Friday

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Just in case there was any doubt, yes, Danny Duffy will be starting again when his turn comes around next Friday against the Angels in Anaheim. Not that he wouldn't have gotten another start after his flirtation with a perfect game in Saturday night's ... Read More »

Duffy flirts with perfecto as Royals clip Orioles

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Left-hander Danny Duffy, making just his third start of the season, lost his perfect game bid with two outs in the seventh as the Royals earned a 1-0 win over the Orioles. Read More »

Duffy’s perfecto bid vs. O’s ends with hit in 7th

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Royals left-hander Danny Duffy, making just his third start of the season, lost his perfect game bid with two outs in the seventh against the Orioles on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Yost confident Butler will turn corner at plate

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Billy Butler's battle to hit like the Billy Butler of the past continues. Going into Saturday night's game against the Orioles, Butler was 1-for-14 on this homestand and his average was .226 with one home run and 14 RBIs. Read More »

‘Dressed to Nines’ to salute Negro Leagues

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The Royals, in their first "Dressed to the Nines" event, are encouraging fans to wear their Sunday best to the game in the tradition of the Negro Leagues crowds of the past. The first 10,000 fans will receive a Kansas City Monarchs fedora to top off th... Read More »

Royals’ offense key near one-quarter mark

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The Royals are just about at the quarter pole of their 162-game trek through the season. The 2-1 loss to the Orioles on Thursday night was their 40th game. So manager Ned Yost was asked for his assessment of his team: "We need to hit better. That's it." Read More »

Moustakas stays humble after breakout game

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Mike Moustakas stood in front of his locker before the Royals took on the Orioles Thursday, confidently fielding questions from reporters just like he did after the 3-2 win over the Rockies on Wednesday. Read More »

Yost expects to rest Davis with stiff neck

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Royals setup reliever Wade Davis was experiencing neck stiffness and was not expected to be used in Thursday night's game against the Orioles. Read More »

Shields seeking success at Kauffman vs. Rox

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Tuesday night's game against the Rockies opens a nine-game homestand for the Royals, who have had just 15 games at Kauffman Stadium so far, going 8-7. Read More »

Royals prospect Calixte heating up for Naturals

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Orlando Calixte, the Royals' No. 9 prospect, according to MLB.com, had four hits, including two home runs, in just his second game of the season for Double-A Northwest Arkansas in Sunday's 9-8 win. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: May 11

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The Royals' No. 9 prospect Orlando Calixte hit a walk-off home run as Northwest Arkansas won its third straight -- 9-8 over Springfield on Sunday -- to finish 3-1 in the series. Calixte was 4-for-5 with two home runs in his second game of the year, whi... Read More »

Plate umpire exits game with bruised hand

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Plate umpire Scott Barry was hit in the hand by a ball in Saturday's Royals-Mariners game, but X-rays were negative and he is expected to be umpiring at second base in the series finale Sunday. Read More »

Force play overturned on McClendon challenge

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Umpires overturned a call on a force play at second base in the first inning of Friday night's game between the Mariners and Royals at Safeco Field. Read More »

Vargas returns to Seattle to take on former team

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Jason Vargas takes the mound for the Royals against his former team Mariners on Friday, squaring off against Seattle's Brandon Maurer in the second game of the four-game set. Read More »

Infante out of action again Thursday with sore back

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Second baseman Omar Infante was out of the Royals' lineup again on Thursday night and he's expected to miss Friday night's game against the Mariners as well. Read More »