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Royals’ success can be traced back to 2010 trade

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The trade that brought Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar to Kansas City almost didn't happen, but happen it did, and Ned Yost calls the deal "the start to all of our success." Read More »

Royals ham it up during meet and greet

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Outside of Kansas City, how many of us really know the Royals? To that end, we took advantage of a 50-minute media session on Monday at Kauffman Stadium, where players were stationed inside one room at the Royals' Hall of Fame and fielded questions fro... Read More »

Affeldt stays course to aid Giants’ World Series run

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If not for the words of two people -- Jeremy Affeldt's wife, Larisa, and Royals general manager Dayton Moore -- he might have called it quits in 2006. If Affeldt gets key outs against Kansas City in the heat of battle, Moore, in a weird way, will be th... Read More »

Players are getting Royal treatment in Kansas City

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It's a crazy time in Kansas City, where fans who had gone without postseason baseball since 1985 have been ecstatic while the Royals have reeled off eight straight postseason wins. Read More »

Charles sees 1969 Mets in 2014 Royals

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As the surprise party raged on in the Royals' clubhouse Wednesday evening -- surprise, the Royals had swept the Orioles in the American League Championship Series -- a man with strong ties to Kansas City baseball celebrated in a more modest manner in h... Read More »

With trip to World Series, Yost proves detractors wrong

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On Wednesday, manager Ned Yost and his Royals completed a sweep of the Orioles in the American League Championship Series to advance to the World Series for the third time in franchise history. Yost, often questioned for the rigidity of his bullpen usa... Read More »

Fans, Royals feeling the love

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There seems to be something pretty special cooking between the American League-champion Royals and their hometown fans and it was evident during the celebration following Kansas City's win in Game 4 of the ALCS on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Royals’ front office celebrates with loyal fans

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Royals president Dan Glass sounded the theme for ownership and the club's front office: "We couldn't have done it without the fans. That's where it all starts from. It's time to celebrate." His father, owner David Glass, realizes that Kansas City fans ... Read More »

Royals aim to sweep their way into Fall Classic

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The bubbly is on ice for these remarkable Royals. They sit one victory away from advancing to their first World Series since 1985, pushing the Orioles to the brink of elimination. Kansas City will be primed for that possible celebration today, as Game ... Read More »

Oct. 14 Ned Yost postgame interview

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Royals manager Ned Yost addressed the media after Game 3 of the American League Championship Series in Kansas City. Read More »

Oct. 12 Ned Yost workout day interview

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Ned Yost talks about starting Jeremy Guthrie in Game 3, shifting to Kansas City for the resumption of the American League Championship Series and the Royals players shining in the postseason atmosphere. Read More »

Rain in forecast for tonight in Kansas City

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The Royals expect an electric atmosphere to greet them as they return home to Kauffman Stadium for the franchise's first American League Championship Series game since 1985, as long as the weather does not put a damper on the festivities. Heavy precipi... Read More »

Dependable Royals good at staying in contact

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From Opening Day to Kansas City's thrilling, 6-4, victory in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series, one thing has stayed consistent: the Royals' skill at putting the ball in play. Read More »

Rain in forecast for Monday in Kansas City

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The Royals expect an electric atmosphere to greet them as they return home to Kauffman Stadium for the franchise's first American League Championship Series game since 1985, as long as the weather does not put a damper on the festivities. Heavy precipi... Read More »

Yost sets Royals’ likely rotation through Game 4

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The Royals' pitching seems set for the first two games in Kansas City, with Jeremy Guthrie starting Game 3 on Monday and Jason Vargas starting Game 4 on Tuesday. Read More »