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Guthrie, Royals can’t finish sweep

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The Indians unleashed a week of pent-up offensive frustration upon the Kansas City Royals with a season-high 18 hits and four home runs in Wednesday's 12-1 win at Progressive Field.

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Trades have Royals in driver’s seat

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Before this week, the Kansas City Royals could return to the World Series. Now they should return to the World Series. Before, they might win the title. Now, they'd better win the title.

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Omaha blanked in Ventra rehab start

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The Omaha Storm Chasers suffered their sixth shutout loss of the season on Wednesday night with a 2-0 loss to the New Orleans Zephyrs. Kansas City Royals  right-hander Yordano Ventura made his second start as part of his rehab assignment with Omaha. Ventura allowed only one run in five and a third innings of work but was saddled […]

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Duffy makes rehab start in Storm Chaser loss

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The Omaha Storm Chasers dropped their first home series of the season with a 6-3 loss to the Colorado Sky Sox. Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy made his first appearance on a rehab assignment gave up two hits, one walk and struck out four in four innings of work. Duffy is working his way […]

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4 Royals suspended in fracas with White Sox

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Seven players have received discipline for their roles in the on-field incident in the bottom of the seventh inning of Thursday's game between the Kansas City Royals and the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Major League Baseball ann...

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6 players suspended in Royals-White Sox fracas

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Seven players have received discipline for their roles in the on-field incident in the bottom of the seventh inning of Thursday's game between the Kansas City Royals and the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Major League Baseball ann...

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Royals open season with intensity of postseason club

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In the first week of the 2015 season, the Kansas City Royals are not in mid-season form. They are in postseason form. The Royals completed a sweep of the Chicago White Sox in the opening series of the season with a 4-1 victory Thursday at Kauffman Stad...

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Alex Gordon begins throwing. Yost says he’ll be ready Opening Day

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Royals left fielder Alex Gordon played catch for the first time since his December surgery to repair a tendon in his right wrist.  The former Husker has been cleared to take “dry” swings beginning today, meaning he can swing without any contact with a baseball. “Just getting him loosened up to see how it feels,” Yost said. […]

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Streak to AL pennant defined 2014 for Royals

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What can be said about the 2014 Kansas City Royals that can even attempt to put into words what America saw throughout October? Ned Yost's plucky bunch emerged as a tight-knit, rapidly improving baseball team with one common goal and one nasty bullpen ...

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Former Husker nearly turns himself into a World Series hero (VIDEO)

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Lincoln native and former Cornhusker Alex Gordon was close to becoming a World Series hero. Bottom of the ninth, two outs Game 7, Gordon keeps the Royals season alive with a single to center off Giants ace Madison Bumgarner. Like a movie, the Giants turn into the Bad News Bears…the ball gets past center fielder […]

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Royals fight tooth and nail, fall just short in Game 7

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They amazed, energized and captivated a community hungry for postseason baseball after a 29-year lapse and, although they couldn't capture the final prize, the Kansas City Royals made it a battle right to the end. They yielded the World Series champion...

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Vying for first title since ’85, Royals edged in Game 7

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They amazed, energized and captivated a community hungry for postseason baseball after a 29-year lapse and, although they couldn't capture the final prize, the Kansas City Royals made it a battle right to the end. They yielded the World Series champion...

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Unfazed by stage, Finnegan weathering first October

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Self-confidence. Not cockiness, but self-confidence. That's what the good pitchers bring to the mound. They believe they can get hitters out. They believe the guy with the bat in his hand is trying to take food off their table. Self-confidence is what ...

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