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Guthrie all fired up about Royals’ loss to Jays

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Billy Butler delivered a pair of run-scoring hits, but starter Jeremy Guthrie served up two costly home runs in the Royals' 7-3 loss to the Blue Jays on Thursday night in the series finale. Read More »

KC prospect Cuthbert homers twice in Double-A game

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Royals No. 20 prospect Cheslor Cuthbert hit two home runs Wednesday in Double-A Northwest Arkansas' 6-4 win over Springfield. Read More »

Seitzer right at home as Blue Jays face KC

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Blue Jays hitting coach Kevin Seitzer has the luxury of enjoying a homecoming this week during a three-game series against the Royals. The Kansas City resident can sleep in his own bed before the club takes a flight to Pittsburgh late Thursday night. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: April 27

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The Storm Chasers were swept in a four-game set at New Orleans, and the Blue Rocks dropped to 1-1 in a four-game set at home. Read More »

Yost unconcerned with offensive rough patch

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Although the Royals arrived in Baltimore ranked 14th in scoring and last in home runs, manager Ned Yost was confident that his offense would eventually hit its stride. Read More »

Crew chief challenge stands in KC-Indians tilt

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A play at home plate in the first inning of Thursday's game between the Indians and Royals prompted an instant-replay review by umpire crew chief Bill Miller. The umpire wanted to make sure that Kansas City catcher Brett Hayes was properly positioned i... Read More »

Royals’ offense lacking charge of home run power

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Frustratingly, the lack of offensive sizzle has not been all-that-uncommon an occurrence for the Royals in these early days of 2014. The sample size is, of course, smallish. And yes, the mere topic of the power outage is a negative one for a Royals tea... Read More »

Home run shortage not a concern for Yost

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It's been a slow go for the Royals in the home run department. Through Monday's games, they ranked last among the 30 Major League teams in homers with six. The Angels led the Majors with 29. Read More »

Dyson slated to platoon in center with Maxwell

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Jarrod Dyson rejoined the Royals on Monday and was in center field against the Indians in the series opener. Dyson missed the home series against the Twins while on bereavement leave. To clear roster space, left-handed pitcher Justin Marks was returned... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: April 20

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Johnny Giavotella dashed home on a wild pitch in the 10th as Omaha knotted the series at a game apiece. Giavotella was 3-for-4 plus two walks and two runs. He's batting .400 (14-for-35) with Omaha. Read More »

Duffy feeling at home in bullpen

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This bullpen business seems to suit Danny Duffy pretty well. When he helped preserve Saturday's 5-4 win over the Twins with two scoreless innings, it gave him a nice set of statistics for his first foray into relief work. In three games, he has thrown ... Read More »

Royals Minor League report: April 17

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Royals No. 4 prospect Jorge Bonifacio drove in a pair of runs as Double-A Northwest Arkansas scored a season-high 10 runs to snap a 10-game losing streak, and No. 3 prospect Raul Mondesi tripled home two runs to lead Class A Advanced Wilmington to a 4-... Read More »

Moustakas’ first homer of season wins it in 11th

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Kansas City's Mike Moustakas, who entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the eighth inning, hung around to hit his first home run of the season in the 11th inning and boost the Royals to a 6-4 victory Wednesday night over the Houston Astros at Minute Ma... Read More »

Rotation adjusted due to Chen’s stiff back

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Right-hander James Shields will start for the Royals Thursday night at Houston instead of Bruce Chen, who has a stiff back. Left-hander Jason Vargas will move up a day to pitch Friday night at home against Minnesota with Chen starting Saturday's aftern... Read More »

Maxwell makes first return to Houston

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Whether or not the Justin Maxwell sees the field during Kansas City's three-game set, the outfielder is just happy to be back in the place he called home for nearly two years. Read More »