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Blanton outduels Felix; Royals take opener

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Royals right-hander Joe Blanton, making another spot start in the injury-riddled rotation, overmatched the Mariners through six-plus innings, and Alcides Escobar delivered three hits as the Royals held off the Mariners 4-1 on Monday night at Safeco Field.

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Blanton opens series vs. Felix in Seattle

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Mariners ace Felix Hernandez makes his 12th career start against the Royals on Monday as Seattle opens up a three-game series with Kansas City to close out an eight-game homestand.

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Olympic gold medalist to appear at Chadron State camp

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Olympic gold medalist Brandon Slay will make an appearance at a wrestling camp on the campus of Chadron State beginning this weekend. Slay will conduct technique sessions on Sunday and Monday as well as speak at 7 p.m. Monday in the Chicoine Center. The event is being sponsored by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and […]

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Gov. Ricketts declares trade mission to Europe a success (AUDIO)

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Gov. Pete Ricketts calls the European trade mission a success. Ricketts wrapped up the trade mission on Monday with a visit to Copenhagen, Denmark where he talked about biosciences with European industry leaders. He also met with Novozymes executives, speaking about possible expansion in Nebraska. Novozymes has a plant in Blair which produces enzymes for […]

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Royals’ bats ignite in victory over Brewers

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Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar played their part in roughing up starter Kyle Lohse for five runs in the first five innings of the Royals' 8-5 win on Monday night at Miller Park.

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Volquez aims for continued success vs. Brewers

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Right-hander Edinson Volquez (5-4, 3.07 ERA) takes the mound for the Royals as they square off against right-hander Kyle Lohse (3-7, 6.27) and the Brewers on Monday to open a two-game Interleague set at Miller Park.

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Ex-city clerk in Riverton suspected of embezzling

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State auditors have identified more than $30,000 in “questionable and possibly fraudulent” payments made by the south-central Nebraska village of Riverton. The audit says most of the money went to former village clerk Kelly Jackson and her husband, Jeremy Jackson, a former water operator. State Auditor Charlie Janssen said Monday that his office has referred […]

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Royals tab Staumont with No. 64 pick in Draft

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The Royals selected right-hander Josh Staumont from Azusa Pacific University (Calif.) in the second round with the 64th pick overall on Monday night in the MLB Draft.

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Vargas hangs tough in command performance

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Royals left-hander Jason Vargas considers himself a lucky man: Not because he threw six shutout innings in a much-needed 3-1 win over the Twins on Monday night.

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Vargas, Morales vault KC into first-place tie

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Kendrys Morales belted a two-run homer and left-hander Jason Vargas tossed six shutout innings as the Royals held off the Twins, 3-1, on Monday night at Target Field.

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Royals select righty Watson with 33rd pick

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The Royals selected right-hander Nolan Watson from Lawrence North (Ind.) High School with the 33rd pick overall on Monday night in the 2015 MLB Draft.

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Royals tab high school righty Russell at No. 21

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The Royals selected right-hander Ashe Russell from Cathedral (Ind.) High School in Indianapolis with the 21st pick overall pick on Monday night in the 2015 MLB Draft.

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Royals showing penchant for pitchers in Draft

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The Royals hit the jackpot with lefty Brandon Finnegan a year ago. The 2015 Draft will take place from Monday, June 8, through Wednesday, June 10, beginning with the Draft preview show on MLB.com and MLB Network on Monday at 6 p.m. ET.

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Royals look to get even after rocky opener

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After slugging their way to a 14-1 victory in Monday's series opener, the Yankees send right-hander Adam Warren against returning Royals left-hander Jason Vargas on Tuesday in the second game of the three-game series at Yankee Stadium.

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