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Royals alumni teach baseball to kids at Play Ball KC

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Former Royals All-Star outfielder Willie Wilson joined seven other former Kansas City players on Sunday to teach throwing and fielding skills as part of an MLB and U.S. Conference of Mayors' initiative called Play Ball KC. The event focused on strength...

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Medlen joins rotation for opener with Orioles

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The Orioles and Royals faced off in the 2014 playoffs but have yet to meet in 2015. The upcoming postseason is certainly on the minds of both squads heading into a crucial four-game series that starts Monday night in Kansas City.

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Yost: KC fans more vocal than Cards

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Last season, Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with his club's fans to show up and bring energy to Kauffman Stadium. A year later, he praised the Kansas City faithful for being more vocal than their Cardinals counterparts, which drew a response from many...

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Royals cruise past Angels behind 6-run 2nd

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The Royals ambushed Matt Shoemaker with a six-run second, and right-hander Johnny Cueto cruised through eight innings as Kansas City rolled past the Angels, 9-4, on Saturday night in front of 39,251 fans at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals’ streak halted at 5 with loss to Tigers

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The Tigers capitalized on a series of seeing-eye hits and defensive misplays to score four runs in the eighth inning and rally for a 7-4 win over the Royals on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium, snapping Kansas City's five-game win streak.

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Volquez, Royals go for sweep of Tigers

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Edinson Volquez gets the ball for the Royals in Wednesday night's series finale against Detroit's Daniel Norris as Kansas City goes for a sweep.

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Zobrist pleased to contribute with pair of jacks

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After two tough losses in a Kansas City uniform, Zobrist was eager to do something to chip in. And he did just that on Saturday with two homers and a double in the Royals' 7-6 win over the Blue Jays.

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Omaha pitcher dealt to Oakland

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The Kansas City Royals have made a trade and an Omaha Storm Chasers pitcher is part of the deal. Kansas City acquired Oakland infielder Ben Zobrist and sent two pitchers to the A’s, including Omaha right-hander Aaron Brooks. The 25 year-old Brooks was 6-5 for the Storm Chasers with a 3.71 earned run average. Earlier […]

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Hosmer continues to feast on Indians pitching

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Royals manager Ned Yost has no explanation for why Eric Hosmer wears out the Indians. Hosmer had three more hits, a go-ahead homer and two RBIs in Kansas City's 2-1 win over Cleveland on Tuesday night.

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Cueto trade effects Storm Chasers

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The much talked about trade of pitcher Johnny Cueto from Cincinnati to Kansas City will have an impact on the Omaha Storm Chasers. Left-handed pitchers John Lamb and Brandon Finnegan were part of the deal and were assigned to the Reds’ AAA team in Louisville. Lamb turned 25 last week and is tied for the […]

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Royals excited to acquire Cueto from Reds

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Johnny Cueto is heading to Kansas City. One day after the Reds' ace was almost dealt to the Royals in advance of his dominant start against the Rockies, the two teams agreed to a deal that was officially announced on Sunday afternoon. In exchange for C...

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Yost uneasy with early sound issues at The K

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Because of technical difficulties, the start of the Royals-Astros game on Saturday was done so without any public address announcer or music at Kauffman Stadium. Kansas City evened the series with a 2-1 walk-off win in the 10th.

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Dyson delivers another clutch hit for Royals

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In the Royals' dugout, everyone to a man knew that Jarrod Dyson would be bunting in what became the decisive four-run seventh inning that lifted Kansas City to a 5-1 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday night.

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Royals want Lamb to get workload at Omaha

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Seemingly the No. 1 question many Kansas City fans are asking these days: Why can't left-handed prospect John Lamb get a shot at the Royals' rotation?

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Ventura, Royals welcome Burnett, Pirates to KC

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Something will have to give in Kansas City, where the series opener Monday night between the Royals and the Pirates will feature two of the best teams in recent Interleague play. A.J. Burnett, looking to continue the standout season that has earned him...

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