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Royals release Spring Training schedule

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Bring on the Giants -- again. That's what will happen twice for the Royals during Spring Training, as the World Series rivals meet in the Cactus League. The Royals announced their spring slate on Monday, and it includes 31 games, including 14 home game... Read More »

Japan trip hits home with Royals’ Guthrie

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Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, whose mother Clarice is Japanese-American, has been trying to immerse himself in Japanese culture during MLB's trek to the Far East for the Japan All-Star Series. Read More »

Yost has minor skin cancer surgery on nose

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Royals manager Ned Yost delayed his return home to Georgia to undergo a skin cancer procedure on his nose on Friday in Kansas City. Yost said the surgery was minor for basal cell carcinoma. Read More »

Royals lament missing out on early scoring chances

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Amid a stunned home clubhouse still reeling from a season-ending 3-2 loss on Wednesday night, the second, third, fourth and even fifth innings -- when the Royals had opportunities to take control of Game 7 -- loomed large. Read More »

Guthrie, Royals ready for winner-take-all game at home

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This was the way it had to be. For the two Wild Card-winning clubs that could not be denied. For the World Series loaded with punches and counterpunches. For the legion of fans invested either in the Giants' drive for dynasty status or the Royals' scin... Read More »

Royals force Game 7 as bats erupt, Ventura cruises

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Maybe it was the passion in the home crowd. Maybe it was more magic from the Royals' bag. Maybe it was the spirit of 1985. Whatever it was, it worked magnificently for the Royals and Yordano Ventura as they forced a Game 7 in the 110th World Series wit... Read More »

Male breast cancer survivor watches Game 6 from O’Neil seat

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Men have breasts, too. That is the message Bret Miller wants to shout from the Buck O'Neil Legacy Seat behind home plate at Kauffman Stadium for Game 6 of the World Series. Read More »

Unrattled Ventura ready for pressure of must-win Game 6

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It was enough to shake the confidence of even the most hardened of veterans, not to mention a 23-year-old rookie -- a leadoff home run in the World Series. But then Yordano Ventura kept right on pitching and showed the world something -- something his ... Read More »

Royals return home confident despite facing 3-2 deficit

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The visiting clubhouse at AT&T Park, momentarily home to a Royals team that had just put itself on the brink of elimination with a 5-0 defeat in Game 5 of the World Series, felt both somber and upbeat late Sunday night. Read More »

Ventura, Royals try to get back to their game, even Series

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The 1985 Royals lost Game 1 of the World Series at home. Heck, they lost Game 2, too. And we know how that one turned out. So the Royals need look no further than their own organizational history to know they can recover from the drubbing they endured ... Read More »

Sundberg remembers Royals’ 1985 championship season

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Jim Sundberg's memory of where his World Series ring is may be a little hazy, but he still vividly recalls the events of October 1985. That was when the Royals played in their last World Series, and Sundberg played a significant role in bringing home t... Read More »

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 »