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Holland avoids arbitration with 1-year, $8.25M deal

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The Royals and closer Greg Holland agreed to a one-year deal Friday, thus avoiding arbitration, the club confirmed. The deal is worth $8.25 million, a source told MLB.com.

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Holland avoids arbitration with 1-year, $8.25M deal

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The Royals avoided arbitration with closer Greg Holland on Friday by agreeing to a one-year deal, and the contract is worth $8.25 million, a source confirmed to MLB.com's Jeffrey Flanagan.

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Royals, Duffy avoid arbitration with 1-year deal

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The Royals and left-hander Danny Duffy avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract on Friday. The deal is for $2.425 million, a source told MLB.com's Jeffrey Flanagan.

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Moustakas, Royals reach deal to avoid arbitration

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Third baseman Mike Moustakas agreed Tuesday to a one-year deal with the Royals, thus avoiding arbitration, the club confirmed. The deal is worth $2.64 million, a source told MLB.com, and it also includes $60,000 in performance bonuses.

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Top 100 Prospect rankings feature 5 Royals

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Kansas City had five players on MLB.com's Top 100 Prospects list, which was revealed Friday night on MLB Network, with shortstop Raul Adalberto Mondesi leading the quintet at No. 40.

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Which prospects will make the Top 100 cut?

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After an offseason filled with transactions and intrigue, Spring Training is fast approaching. That means it's time for the unveiling of the latest MLBPipeline.com Top 100 Prospects list. The Top 50 will be unveiled during a one-hour special on MLB Net...

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Prospect Watch: Top 10 shortstops

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MLBPipeline.com's 2015 Top 100 Prospects list will be unveiled on Friday on MLB.com, with the Top 50 revealed during a one-hour show on MLB Network at 9 p.m. ET. Leading up to that, MLBPipeline.com takes a look at baseball's Top 10 prospects at each po...

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For Guthries, holiday season about ‘love and sharing’

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It's been a crazy offseason for Royals right-hander Jeremy Guthrie, but he wouldn't want it any other way. Less than two weeks after Kansas City made it to Game 7 of the World Series, Guthrie was off to the Japan All-Star Series, representing MLB. Now ...

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Royals reign with four-pack of GIBBY Awards

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The American League champion Royals were recognized with MLB.com GIBBY Awards for Closer, Executive and Setup Man of the Year as well as top Postseason Storyline on Saturday night.

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None more professional than tireless Kaegel

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Dick Kaegel, entering retirement after covering the Royals for MLB.com, doesn't talk much about himself, other than to tell humorous stories at his own expense. But the made a lifetime impression on everybody at this workplace, too, in the way he condu...

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A’s agree to contract with free-agent DH Butler

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The A's and free-agent designated Billy Butler agreed to a three-year, $30 million contract on Tuesday, according to an MLB.com source, pending a physical. The club has not confirmed the deal.

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A’s agree on deal with free-agent DH Butler

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The A's and free-agent designated Billy Butler agreed to terms on a three-year, $30 million contract on Tuesday, according to an MLB.com source, pending a physical. The club has not confirmed the deal.

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Guthrie seeks MLB’s first win in Japan All-Star Series

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Jeremy Guthrie's experience in Japan has thus far revolved around off-field activities, but today, the Royals righty will finally have a chance to take the mound, opposite Samurai Japan right-hander Takahiro Norimoto at the Tokyo Dome in Game 3.

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MLB takes nail-biter in Japan Series preview

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A star-studded squad of Major Leaguers got a taste of what lies ahead in the Japan All-Star Series on Tuesday, as a feisty team of players from the Hanshin Tigers and Yomiuri Giants nearly erased a seven-run deficit before MLB closed out an 8-7 exhibit...

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Royals’ rise managed adeptly by Yost

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The Royals' resurgence in 2014 was orchestrated by manager Ned Yost, who is a finalist for American League Manager of the Year Award. The winner in the vote by the Baseball Writers' Association of America will be announced on Tuesday at 5 p.m. CT on ML...

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