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Storm Chasers force winner-take-all Game 5

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Five home runs by Triple-A Omaha pushed the Storm Chasers to a deciding Game 5 of the Pacific Coast League Championship on Sunday at their Werner Park. Read More »

Pena enjoys trip home, spending time with his dad

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While most of the Royals stayed together in a Manhattan hotel during their weekend series against the Yankees, catcher Francisco Pena had the luxury of sleeping at home. Read More »

Royals youngsters get first taste of Yankee Stadium

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Right now everything is new for the several Royals September callups, which so far has included learning the ins and outs of their home park, and most recently visiting Yankee Stadium. Read More »

Hosmer rejoins KC along with four September callups

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Eric Hosmer is back. The Royals recalled Hosmer, their regular first baseman, from his injury rehabilitation assignment with Triple-A Omaha on Monday after just two games with the Storm Chasers. He went 3-for-10 with a home run and three RBIs. Read More »

Royals Minor Leaguers pick up top honors

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Awards are piling up for the Royals' Minor League system. Ryan O'Hearn, Idaho Falls first baseman, was named Most Valuable Player of the Rookie Pioneer League. O'Hearn batted .372 and had 12 home runs and 50 RBIs. Read More »

Willingham homers, adds to great start in KC

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Outfielder Josh Willingham has fit in nicely since being obtained from the Twins on Aug. 11. After hitting a home run in the series-opening 6-3 win on Friday night at Texas, he was 11-for-32 (.344 average) with four doubles, two homers and six RBIs wit... Read More »

Willingham fitting in with Royals

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Outfielder Josh Willingham has fit in nicely since being obtained from the Twins on Aug. 11. Going into the series opener at Texas, he was 10-for-29 (.345) with four doubles, one home run and five RBIs. Read More »

Battery plays major role in eighth straight series win

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All-Star catcher Salvador Perez had to leave with a sore right knee. Then, Erik Kratz replaced him and socked two solo home runs. In the end, there was good news all around. Perez's injury wasn't considered serious and Kratz's home runs provided the ma... Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: Aug. 11

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Cheslor Cuthbert doubled home the three runs in the ninth for Omaha. He's batting .385 (10-for-26) with six RBI in six games with the Storm Chasers. Read More »

Butler did it: Royals slugger wins AL weekly honor

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After helping the Royals to a seven-game winning streak and into a tight race in the American League Central, first baseman/designated hitter Billy Butler has been named the AL Player of the Week. Butler hit. 435 (10-for-23) with five doubles, two home... Read More »

Royals enjoying robust support from fans

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The crowd of 35,114 at the Royals-Giants game Saturday night boosted Kansas City's home attendance to 1,313,636 or an average of 23,458 a game. The overall total is up 82,305 compared to the same 56 home dates in 2013. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: Aug. 7

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Omaha won a wild opener, scoring eight in the ninth to build a 16-5 lead, with Colorado Springs scoring four in the home half. Read More »

Ventura eyes series victory against D-backs

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Yordano Ventura will try to shut down the D-backs in his first career start against Arizona while Josh Collmenter looks to even the series at home on Wednesday night. Read More »

Starling turning it on at Class A Wilmington

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Bubba Starling's strong second half continued Wednesday, as the farmhand was a home run shy of the cycle for Class A Wilmington. Read More »

Flowers’ foul ball confirmed by umpires’ review

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Tyler Flowers' drive down the left-field line originally looked as if it would stay fair for his sixth home run, but the ball curved around the foul pole and was ruled foul by third-base umpire Mike Muchlinski. That call was confirmed after a crew chie... Read More »