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Players’ cut of postseason pool announced

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After winning their third World Series in five seasons, the Giants' full postseason shares were worth a record-high $388,605.94, Major League Baseball announced Monday. Read More »

Former 20-game winner Sadecki dies at 73

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Ray Sadecki, a left-handed pitcher who won 20 games for the Cardinals in their 1964 championship season, died Monday due to complications of blood cancer. He was 73. Read More »

Royals release Spring Training schedule

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Bring on the Giants -- again. That's what will happen twice for the Royals during Spring Training, as the World Series rivals meet in the Cactus League. The Royals announced their spring slate on Monday, and it includes 31 games, including 14 home game... Read More »

Shields rejects Royals’ qualifying offer for ’15

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Right-hander James Shields, as expected, on Monday turned down the one-year qualifying offer of $15.3 million from the Royals after spending two seasons with them, including 2014's World Series excitement. Read More »

Career Minor Leaguer Orlando earns roster spot

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Outfielder Paulo Orlando, a fixture in the Royals' Minor League system since late in the 2008 season, was placed on the club's Major League roster for the first time on Monday. Read More »

Star Royals reliever Davis has $7M option picked up

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The Royals surprised absolutely no one when they picked up their one-year option for $7 million on reliever Wade Davis' 2015 contract on Monday. Read More »

Royals pick up option on reliever Davis

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The Kansas City Royals announced Monday that the club has exercised its one-year option on right-handed pitcher Wade Davis for the 2015 season. Read More »

Royals’ prospect Zimmer dealing with shoulder issue

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Right-hander Kyle Zimmer, the Royals' No. 2 prospect, had his injured pitching shoulder evaluated on Monday by Dr. David W. Altchek in New York. Kansas City remains hopeful that Zimmer will avoid major surgery. Read More »

Royals ham it up during meet and greet

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Outside of Kansas City, how many of us really know the Royals? To that end, we took advantage of a 50-minute media session on Monday at Kauffman Stadium, where players were stationed inside one room at the Royals' Hall of Fame and fielded questions fro... Read More »

MLB announces World Series umpiring crew

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Jeff Kellogg will serve as the crew chief for the 2014 World Series, Major League Baseball announced on Monday. Kellogg is one of three regular season crew chiefs who will have a role working the 110th Fall Classic. Read More »

Lineup breakdown: Orioles vs. Royals, Game 3

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After rain in Kansas City forced the postponement of the third game of the ALCS on Monday night, it'll be played tonight (8 ET, TBS). The Royals are looking to take a commanding 3-0 lead over the Orioles, who dropped both games at their home ballpark t... Read More »

Lineup breakdown: Royals, Game 3

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After rain in Kansas City forced the postponement of the third game of the ALCS on Monday night, it'll be played tonight (8 ET, TBS). The Royals are looking to take a commanding 3-0 lead over the Orioles, who dropped both games at their home ballpark t... Read More »

Royals prospect Zimmer fans 11 in five shutout innings

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Kyle Zimmer's 2014 season was essentially lost as he recovered from tendonitis and a lat injury, but the right-hander is healthy for the Arizona Fall League and on Monday night it certainly showed. Zimmer, who pitched just 4 2/3 innings in rookie ball ... Read More »

Rain has impacted, even altered, past postseasons

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The postponement of Game 3 of the ALCS between the Royals and Orioles on Monday marked the 17th time a postseason game has been postponed during the Wild Card era, dating back to 1995, and the first such instance since Game 4 of the 2012 ALCS. Read More »

Royals on one of the great runs in playoff history

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They might have been the least appreciated of the 10 postseason teams, but the Royals head toward Monday night's Game 3 of the AL Championship Series at 7:07 p.m. CT on TBS on one of the best runs in the era of expanded playoffs. Read More »