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Royals come alive with six-run seventh to rout Tribe

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Capped off by a three-run home run from Kendrys Morales, the Royals struck for six runs in the seventh inning against a trio of Tribe relievers on Tuesday night. The outburst helped Kansas City to an 11-5 victory and a series win over Cleveland at Prog...

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Guthrie, Royals foiled in sweep bid against Twins

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Right-hander Mike Pelfrey logged seven shutout innings, while Brian Dozier and Kennys Vargas delivered RBI single in a pivotal three-run first to help the Twins earn a 3-0 win over the Royals on Wednesday night. Jeremy Guthrie went five innings for Kan...

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Kendrys’ big double backs Volquez against Twins

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Edinson Volquez fired seven strong innings and Kendrys Morales delivered another clutch double to fuel a decisive three-run sixth for the Royals in a 7-1 win over the Twins on Monday. Minnesota starter Kyle Gibson dropped to 4-1 all-time vs. Kansas City.

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2 Royals ejected in first inning; 3 in eighth

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Five Royals (manager Ned Yost, pitching coach Dave Eiland, pitcher Kelvin Herrera, bench coach Don Wakamatsu and shortstop Alcides Escobar) were ejected from Kansas City's 4-2 win against the A's on Sunday.

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Royals welcome Butler, A’s for Wild Card rematch

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A big homecoming awaits Billy Butler in Kansas City on Friday, when the A's designated hitter makes his return to Kauffman Stadium, this time in the visitors' dugout opposing the club that selected him in the first round of the 2004 First-Year Player D...

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Cain’s home run, 3 RBIs can’t slow Twins

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Joe Mauer drove in three runs, while Kennys Vargas and Kurt Suzuki belted two run homers in the Twins' 8-5 win over the Royals in Thursday's rubber match. Lorenzo Cain homered and had three RBIs for Kansas City.

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Undefeated Royals turn to Volquez vs. Twins

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Edinson Volquez makes his second start for Kansas City after a terrific debut for the Royals. The Twins counter with Kyle Gibson, who is coming off a shaky first start. It's a 7:10 p.m. CT start at Target Field.

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Guthrie perseveres to set up Royals’ bullpen

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The most impressive part of Royals right-hander Jeremy Guthrie's Saturday night came after he gave up three runs in the fifth inning that allowed the Angels to creep within two runs, as Kansas City improved to 5-0 with a 6-4 victory.

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With 4th straight win, Royals dominance over Angels continues

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The Royals' dominance over the Angels continues. Six months after sweeping them in the American League Division Series, the Royals spoiled the Angels' home opener with a 4-2 victory in Southern California on Friday night, giving Kansas City a four-game...

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Volquez debuts in finale against White Sox

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The Royals will have a tough challenge Thursday afternoon going against John Danks, because when Danks faces Kansas City, he seems to be at his best. Edinson Volquez will make his Royals debut.

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For Gordon, no time like the present

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Just how the 2015 Royals will fare will depends greatly on their quiet leader, two-time All-Star and four-time American League Gold Glove Award winner Alex Gordon. Just how Gordon, perhaps the best left fielder in the game, fares will also greatly affe...

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Guthrie dominates in pitching duel with Mariners

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Mariners ace Felix Hernandez threw six strong innings while allowing just two hits and one run Thursday, but Royals veteran right-hander Jeremy Guthrie was even better with 5 2/3 scoreless frames in a 3-0 Cactus League pitchers' duel, won by Kansas Cit...

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