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KC has home-field edge, should feel at home in SF

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For the first time since the American League Wild Card Game, the Royals will have home-field advantage for a postseason series. But due to the similarity of the opponents, the location of the games could be less of a factor than how it was initially pe... Read More »

Charles sees 1969 Mets in 2014 Royals

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As the surprise party raged on in the Royals' clubhouse Wednesday evening -- surprise, the Royals had swept the Orioles in the American League Championship Series -- a man with strong ties to Kansas City baseball celebrated in a more modest manner in h... Read More »

Orioles become imposition to Royals running game

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That the Royals have flipped the script against a homer-centric Orioles club in this American League Championship Series by unleashing a handful of their own home runs has buried the small-ball narrative that so distinctly defined their journey here. Read More »

Rain in forecast for tonight in Kansas City

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The Royals expect an electric atmosphere to greet them as they return home to Kauffman Stadium for the franchise's first American League Championship Series game since 1985, as long as the weather does not put a damper on the festivities. Heavy precipi... Read More »

Backed by raucous crowd, Royals out to grab 3-0 lead

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Kauffman Stadium has not hosted an ALCS game since 1985, so when the Royals ride their six-game postseason winning streak home to face the Orioles for Game 3, they will be the guests of honor at what promises to be the Midwest's most remarkable party s... Read More »

Rain in forecast for Monday in Kansas City

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The Royals expect an electric atmosphere to greet them as they return home to Kauffman Stadium for the franchise's first American League Championship Series game since 1985, as long as the weather does not put a damper on the festivities. Heavy precipi... Read More »

Backed by raucous crowd, Royals out to grab 3-0 lead

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Kauffman Stadium has not hosted an ALCS game since 1985, so when the Royals ride their six-game postseason winning streak home to face the Orioles for Game 3, they will be the guests of honor at what promises to be the Midwest's most remarkable party s... Read More »

Moose breaking free for Royals in postseason

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Amid a postseason awakening 29 years in the making, the Royals are witnessing one of their promising young sluggers burst to life at precisely the same time. Mike Moustakas launched his fourth homer of the playoffs in Saturday's 6-4 victory over the Or... Read More »

Royals lean on Cain to forge 2-0 ALCS advantage

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It yet was another gripping, spectacular night of October baseball at Camden Yards on Saturday, as the Royals once again had to go to the wire to defeat the Orioles, 6-4, to take a 2-0 lead back home in the American League Championship Series. Read More »

Royals’ arsenal of arms well-equipped for potent O’s

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Here is a cold, hard fact. The Baltimore Orioles hit 211 home runs this year, the most by any team in the Major Leagues. So how do the Royals stop that onslaught? Read More »

Hosmer’s drive has Royals in 2-0 driver’s seat

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This time it was Eric Hosmer whose home run provided the Royals a heavenly victory over the Angels, as his two-run blast in the 11th inning carried Kansas City to a 4-1 decision on Friday night, shocking a full house at Angel Stadium. Read More »

Shields rested and ready to start Game 3 at home

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The Royals couldn't use James Shields for Game 1 because he had started on Tuesday in the AL Wild Card Game. Now Shields is rested and ready to go on Sunday, when the ALDS returns to Kauffman Stadium for Game 3. Read More »

Royals fans revel in return to playoffs at rally back home

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For Royals fan Judy John, the allure of a chance to celebrate was too much to pass up. Even the weather, with the temperature in the low 50s exacerbated by strong winds, could not stop John, of Odessa, Mo., and a group of other Royals devotees from att... Read More »

Royals eye chance to return home in control of ALDS

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The Royals tried not to be too jubilant after taking Game 1, 3-2. Across the way, the Angels definitely weren't ready to run up the white flag in their AL Division Series, which continues Friday night at Angel Stadium with right-hander Yordano Ventura ... Read More »

Royals-Angels, Game 1: Did You Know?

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The Royals outlasted the Angels, 3-2, in 11 innings on Thursday to claim Game 1 of an American League Division Series. Kansas City went hitless from the fifth inning until the top of the 11th, when Mike Moustakas delivered a go-ahead solo home run. Her... Read More »