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Yost not afraid to use rookie Finnegan in key spot

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Royals starter Danny Duffy, just back from an injury, was finished after six shutout innings. There was a 2-0 lead over the Indians on Monday night, and the seventh inning usually belongs to reliever Kelvin Herrera, who had been worked hard of late. So... Read More »

Royals get ‘split’ with Tribe, close on Tigers in Central

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Danny Duffy pitched six shutout innings in his return to the Kansas City rotation and the Royals added a 2-0 victory over Cleveland to their postseason push on Monday night. Read More »

Royals rally but fall short in suspended game vs. Tribe

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Now it's finally over. Cleveland won the suspended game of Aug. 31 when the last half-inning was completed on Monday night. The score was 4-3, with the Royals scoring one run in the 10th inning. Technically, the game was resumed after a 58-minute rain ... Read More »

Royals won’t stand in Moore’s way

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Royals chairman and owner David Glass said on Monday that he doubts that general manager Dayton Moore would want to take the currently vacant Braves GM job, but that he wouldn't stand in Moore's way if Moore wanted to leave Kansas City. Read More »

Royals expect Moore to remain GM through contract

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Royals chairman and owner David Glass said on Monday that he doubts that general manager Dayton Moore would want to take the currently vacant Braves GM job, but that he wouldn't stand in Moore's way if Moore wanted to leave Kansas City. Read More »

Duffy set for Monday after issue-free simulated game

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Danny Duffy had no shoulder problems in a four-inning simulated game on Tuesday, and the Royals left-hander is in line to start on Monday night at Cleveland. Read More »

Aoki on top of his game to spark Royals’ win

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Royals outfielder Nori Aoki, who was brought in to infuse his speed and on-base abilities at the top of the order, reached base five times in sparking the Royals' thrilling 4-3 walk-off win over the White Sox on Monday night. Read More »

Royals showing grit, determination down the stretch

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And so on Monday night, the Royals played one of those games in which an entire season of hope flashed before their eyes. They began the day having lost five of seven to slip to 1 1/2 games behind the Tigers in the American League Central. With the Tig... Read More »

Royals’ running men spark wild walk-off victory

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Pinch-runners Jarrod Dyson and Terrance Gore scored the tying and winning runs as Lorenzo Cain's infield single capped the Royals' wild 4-3 walk-off win over the White Sox on Monday night. Read More »

Butler returns to DH in opener vs. White Sox

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Billy Butler, absent from the Royals' lineup in seven of their previous nine games, returned to his familiar designated hitter role in Monday night's 4-3 walk-off win over the White Sox. Butler, who went 0-for-3, has just one hit in his last 29 at-bats. Read More »

Shields, Royals begin final playoff push against AL Central foes

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For the Royals, it's all American League Central from here on out. Kansas City begins a three-game set against the White Sox on Monday, and after dropping 3-of-4 to Boston this weekend the club is done with out-of-division play for the season. James Sh... Read More »

Verlander happy to finally get best of Perez, Butler

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Justin Verlander, in beating the Royals in Monday's series opener, notched the 150th victory of his Tigers career. Read More »

Holland working way back from minor elbow injury

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Closer Greg Holland, who was held out of the Royals' weekend series at New York, tested his right elbow on Monday and came out OK. Read More »

Duffy to miss start with rotator cuff inflammation

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The first news on left-hander Danny Duffy appears to be good, as Royals general manager Dayton Moore informed reporters on Monday that Duffy has rotator cuff inflammation and will be reevaluated after a few days of rest. Read More »

Royals host distinguished visitor Dempsey

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The Royals had a distinguished visitor on Sunday, Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Manager Ned Yost revealed the previously undisclosed visit on Monday. Read More »