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Game 2 updates: Royals at Orioles

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Welcome to MLB.com's live game update from Game 2 of the American League Championship Series. This will be your place to go for news on and off the field at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, consistently refreshed with the news of the day and the biggest de... Read More »

Royals’ seven stolen bases tie MLB playoff record

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The Royals ran their way into the postseason history books in Tuesday night's American League Wild Card Game against the A's -- setting a playoff record with four stolen bases in one frame and tying another with seven overall in a 9-8 win over the A's ... Read More »

Voting underway to decide Hank Aaron Awards

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Voting is underway through Sunday exclusively at MLB.com to help decide the 16th annual winners of the Hank Aaron Award, given by "The Hammer" himself during the upcoming 110th World Series to the outstanding offensive performer in each league. Read More »

Moore dissects moves carrying KC to postseason

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As the Royals prepare for their first postseason since 1985, GM Dayton Moore chats with MLB.com about his team. Read More »

Gordon using all tools to fuel Royals’ playoff push

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There are countless figures and anecdotes that underscore Alex Gordon's brilliance in left field -- like his Major League-leading 64 outfield assists since 2011, or Royals outfield coach Rusty Kuntz's proclamation that Gordon might be the best left fie... Read More »

MLB announces Clemente Award nominees

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Major League Baseball and Chevrolet announced on Tuesday the names of the 30 club nominees for the Roberto Clemente Award presented by Chevrolet, and fan voting will begin Wednesday, Roberto Clemente Day, to help decide who succeeds Carlos Beltran as t... Read More »

Pipeline Perspectives: Ventura ready to key Royals’ run

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No rookie will have a greater impact on his team in September and October than Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura writes MLB.com's Jim Callis. Read More »

Royals announce instructional league rosters

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Nine players from the Royals' Top 20 prospects, as ranked by MLB.com, are included on the rosters for the Arizona instructional league, which begins play in two weeks. Read More »

Royals Minor League report: Aug. 20

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Orlando Calixte's single singled in a run in NW Arkansas' loss. Calixte is ranked 12th among Royals prospects by MLB.com. Read More »

Manfred to succeed Selig as next Commissioner

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Rob Manfred will be the next Commissioner of Major League Baseball and will succeed Bud Selig in January 2015. Manfred, currently MLB's chief operating officer, was elected unanimously on Thursday, the final day of the quarterly Owners Meetings. Read More »

Manaea fires his first shutout for Wilmington

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Left-hander Sean Manaea, the Royals' No. 3 prospect, according to MLB.com, threw a shutout on Wednesday in leading Class A Advanced Wilmington to a 4-0 victory over Frederick in Game 1 of a doubleheader in the Carolina League. Read More »

Yost surprised by blockbuster trades around MLB

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Royals manager Ned Yost woke up Thursday morning and reacted to the Boston-Oakland trade similarly to how anyone else plugged into the baseball world would. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: July 30

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The Blue Rocks evened a road set at a game apiece. Jack Lopez delivered a three-run double in the second. Starling added a solo homer in the seventh. Starling, ranked 13th among Royals prospects by MLB.com, is batting .350 (14-for-40), with three home ... Read More »

Saunders released after four Triple-A starts

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Joe Saunders, who pitched for four different MLB teams, was released by Kansas City Tuesday after just four starts at Triple-A Omaha. Read More »

Royals Minor League Report: July 27

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Foster Griffin held Kingsport to one run on four hits and two walks through 2 2/3 innings. The 27th overall pick in this year's Draft, Griffin has held opponents to a 1.26 ERA and .157 average through 14.1 innings. He's ranked ninth in MLB.com's update... Read More »