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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 »

Reliever Wade released by Triple-A Omaha

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Reliever Cory Wade was released on Wednesday by the Royals' Triple-A club at Omaha. Wade, who was in Major League Spring Training with Kansas City, had no record and a 6.57 ERA in seven relief appearances for the Storm Chasers. Read More »

Missouri wins College HOF Classic in Kansas City

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Missouri defeated Wichita State, 5-4, on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium in "The National College Baseball Hall of Fame Classic at The K." Dillon Everett hit a walk-off single in the 10th inning. Read More »

Bullpen arms heating up during win streak

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There's been a warming trend sighted recently for the Royals' bullpen. Starting in the three-game sweep of Houston and continuing through two wins in the current series with Minnesota, Kansas City relievers posted 14 scoreless innings. Read More »

Royals lock up sweep behind dominant Shields

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James Shields led Kansas City to a 5-1 win over Houston at Minute Maid Park on Thursday, completing a three-game sweep of the Astros. Read More »

Duffy happy to contribute to victory out of ‘pen

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No one was happier about being a part of Kansas City's extra-inning win over Houston Wednesday night than reliever Danny Duffy, the winning pitcher. Read More »

Cain placed on 15-day DL with left groin strain

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Kansas City placed center fielder Lorenzo Cain on the 15-day disabled list Thursday with a left groin strain after Cain was injured trying to beat out a grounder in Wednesday night's win over the Houston Astros. Read More »

Moustakas, high school teammate Dominguez reunite

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Kansas City third baseman Mike Moustakas was reunited with his high school teammate, Astros third baseman Matt Dominguez, Tuesday night. 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 »

Infante’s return may lead to KC roster move

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Left-hander Danny Duffy was held out of his scheduled start for Triple-A Omaha on Friday at the Kansas City organization's request, according to the Omaha World Herald. That could indicate a recall to the Royals for Duffy. Read More »

Kauffman Stadium to hold School Day at the K

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The largest educational field trip in Kansas City is coming to Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday, May 14. The 16th annual School Day at the K, sponsored by the Royals and Fox 4 WDAF-TV, annually attracts more than 20,000 students. Read More »

Royals take series behind Gordon’s big day

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Alex Gordon hit Kansas City's first home run of the season and tied a career-high with four RBIs in a game as the Royals defeated the Rays, 7-3, in the rubber match on Wednesday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium. Jeremy Guthrie allowed a run over seven inn... Read More »

Encouraging signs prevalent in Kansas City

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The Royals are only 4-4, but it may be one of the most encouraging 4-4 starts you're ever going to see, according to MLB.com national columnist Mike Bauman. Read More »

Guthrie aims to stay unbeaten at Kauffman

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Jake Odorizzi on Wednesday afternoon will start against the Royals, the team that traded him to the Rays. He will face Jeremy Guthrie, who is 14-7 at Kauffman Stadium since joining Kansas City. Read More »

Flame-thrower Ventura set for season debut

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Chris Archer and Yordano Ventura will lock horns in Kansas City on Tuesday night, pitting two lively young arms against each other in what should be an exciting matchup. Read More »