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Elias, Duffy to duel in rubber match vs. Royals

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Danny Duffy starts for Kansas City after missing more than two months with shoulder soreness followed by left biceps tendinitis as the Royals face the Mariners in the final game of a three-game series Wednesday at Safeco Field at 7:10 p.m. PT.

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Blanton opens series vs. Felix in Seattle

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Mariners ace Felix Hernandez makes his 12th career start against the Royals on Monday as Seattle opens up a three-game series with Kansas City to close out an eight-game homestand.

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Royals roll past Red Sox behind 5-run inning

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The Royals rallied from a three-run deficit, bolstered by a two-run homer from Kendrys Morales, and Red Sox starter Rick Porcello lost for the sixth straight time as the Kansas City earned a 7-4 victory on Saturday night in front of 39,115 fans at Kauf...

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Royals have deals with 27 of 41 Draft picks

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The Royals have signed 27 of their 41 picks from this year's Draft, including six picks from the top 10 rounds. Kansas City has reportedly signed second-round pick Josh Staumont.

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Calm, confident ‘pen steps up to earn win, save

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Neither Wade Davis nor Greg Holland know anything about a panic button in the Royals' bullpen. They each tossed a scoreless inning after Kansas City lost (and regained) the lead in a 4-3 win over Texas on Sunday.

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Perez’s decisive HR is second blast in 2 days

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Salvador Perez lined an inside fastball over the left-field wall and into the Kansas City bullpen to give the Royals a 4-3 win over the Rangers on Sunday, marking his second consecutive day with a homer.

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Female Negro Leagues legend set for signing

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Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, who was the first female pitcher in the Negro Leagues, will be at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City on Saturday at 2 p.m. CT for a discussion and autograph signing.

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Medlen set to throw sim game in Kansas City

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Royals right-hander Kris Medlen, who is in extended spring while coming back from a second Tommy John surgery, will throw a simulated game on Thursday along with left-hander Danny Duffy, who is on the disabled list as well.

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Royals suffer extras dose of defeat vs. Cubs

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David Ross drove in Kris Bryant on a blooper to left field with one out in the 11th inning to give the Cubs a 2-1 walk-off win over the Royals on Sunday afternoon at Wrigley Field. Kansas City starter Yordano Ventura went seven solid frames in a no-dec...

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Guthrie eyes bounceback in opener with Indians

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Kansas City right-hander Jeremy Guthrie will take the mound on Tuesday with the goal of quickly turning the page on an historically poor performance in his previous start. Heading into the opener of a three-game series at Kauffman Stadium, Cleveland ha...

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Royals bitten by Yankees’ early power surge

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Right-hander Adam Warren threw 6 1/3 strong innings, while Mark Teixeira drove in four runs with a double and a homer as the Yankees rolled to a 5-1 win over the Royals on Tuesday night. Jason Vargas struck out six in his return from the disabled list ...

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Saltdogs sweep doubleheader from Kansas City

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The Saltdogs (2-1) held off a late rally to win 7-5 in game one and erupted for an impressive final-inning comeback in the nightcap to win 7-3, sweeping the Kansas City T-Bones (1-2) at CommunityAmerica Ballpark Sunday night. In game one, the ‘Dogs piled on seven runs in the first two innings, highlighted by a […]

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Royals stumble against Cardinals’ Wacha

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Michael Wacha allowed just one run on five hits in seven innings and Matt Carpenter delivered a two-run homer to lead the Cardinals to a 6-1 victory over the Royals on Sunday, preventing Kansas City from sweeping the three-game I-70 Series.

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Herzog honored before renewal of I-70 Series

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Whitey Herzog, the Hall of Fame manager who led Kansas City to three straight playoff appearances from 1976-78 and guided St. Louis to a World Series win in '82, was honored during a pregame ceremony on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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