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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 »

Gordon enjoying success at Camden Yards

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Alex Gordon's homer in Kansas City's 8-6, Game 1 victory in 10 innings, was the ninth of his career at Camden Yards. Read More »

Tale of the tape: Orioles-Royals, Game 3

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An in-depth look at Jeremy Guthrie and Wei-Yin Chen -- the starters for Game 3 of the American League Championship Series on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. Read More »

Oct. 11: Jeremy Guthrie ALCS interview

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The Royals' Jeremy Guthrie sat down to discuss his upcoming start in Game 3 of the American League Championship Series on Monday, when the series shifts to Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. Read More »

Lineups breakdown: Royals vs. Orioles, Game 1

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It all begins tonight, when Baltimore's power will be put on display against Kansas City's athleticism. Here is a breakdown of the starting lineups for Game 1 of the AL Championship Series. Read More »

Royals able to flip power script to burn Orioles

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Alcides Escobar, the light-hitting shortstop for a Royals team that ranked dead last in homers this season, ignited a four-run third with a solo shot, while Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas went deep late in Kansas City's 8-6 win in 10 innings over Balti... Read More »

GM Moore’s vision is paying off in Kansas City

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GM Dayton Moore made several moves that helped the Royals ascend to the 2014 ALCS, but two stand above the rest -- trading Cy Young winner Zack Greinke for a package that included Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar, and trading top prospect Wil Myers for... Read More »

Shields’ passion sets the tone in Royals’ clubhouse

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James Shields, the Royals' starter in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series, is not only Kansas City's ace, he's a leader whose intensity sets the tone throughout the clubhouse. Read More »

League Championship Series game times announced

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On Wednesday, the game times were announced for the ALCS pairing of Kansas City and Baltimore and the National League Championship Series between the Giants and Cardinals. Read More »

Position by position breakdown: Royals-Orioles

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Deep postseason runs have been a long time coming in Baltimore and Kansas City, and now the two organizations collide in what promises to be an exhilarating American League Championship Series, which begins Friday at Camden Yards on TBS. Here's a look ... Read More »

Rookie arms deliver in Game 2 ALDS duel

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The Royals' Yordano Ventura and the Angels' Matt Shoemaker were gone when Eric Hosmer unloaded his two-run blast in Kansas City's 4-1 win in Game 2 of the ALDS on Friday, but the rookie right-handers managed to deliver the gripping duel. Read More »

Dyson enters for defense, shows off rocket arm

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Royals manager Ned Yost said it is a defensive maneuver he has been making the past two months. But putting Jarrod Dyson in center field in the eighth inning on Friday night has not paid off as big as it did in Kansas City's 4-1 victory over the Angels. Read More »

Royals-Angels Game 2: Did you know?

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The Royals won Game 2 of the American League Division Series in nearly the exact way they won Game 1. On Friday, Kansas City used a two-run home run by Eric Hosmer in the 11th inning to break a 1-1 tie in the 4-1 win over the Angels. A night earlier, M... Read More »