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Blue Jays shore up infield depth, acquire Valencia

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The Blue Jays acquired infielder Danny Valencia from the Royals on Monday night in exchange for catcher Erik Kratz and right-hander Liam Hendriks. Read More »

Guthrie fine with payback after hit by pitches

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There was a bit of baseball gamesmanship that, in the opinion of Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, was handled quite properly. And he was the guy who set it off by hitting two batters early in Monday night's 3-1 loss to the White Sox. Read More »

Royals find no bargain going up against Sale

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Jeremy Guthrie logged six solid innings with five strikeouts, but Danny Valencia's RBI single was all the Royals could muster in a 3-1 loss to the White Sox on Monday night. Read More »

Guthrie, Royals aiming to rebound in Chicago

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Jeremy Guthrie and that Royals face a tall order when they take on Chris Sale and the White Sox on Monday night in the opener of a three-game series at U.S. Cellular Field. Read More »

Ex-Royals equipment manager Zych dies in car accident

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Al Zych, longtime equipment manager of the Kansas City Royals, died on Monday as a result of a two-vehicle accident near the Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri. Read More »

Gordon enjoying offensive resurgence at Trop

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Royals outfielder Alex Gordon's struggles at Tropicana Field appear to be in the past. He's hit safely in eight of his last nine games, including going 3-for-5 with two RBIs in Monday night's 6-0 win over the Rays. Read More »

Shields racks up 10 K’s for first visiting win at Trop

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James Shields racked up 10 strikeouts for his first win at Tropicana Field since 2012, as the Royals earned a 6-0 victory over the Rays on Monday night. Read More »

Royals employ Shields to face former mates

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Royals ace James Shields will look to get back on track as he squares off against his former Rays teammates and Jake Odorizzi on Monday in the series opener at Tropicana Field. Read More »

Teammates help veteran Ibanez rediscover youth

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Raul Ibanez, signed by the Royals last Monday, is well past the age when most Major Leaguers have faded away, but he said his much younger teammates keep him feeling young as well. Read More »

Tallies aside, Escobar playing like an All-Star

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You won't find his name on any of the recent ballot updates, but Alcides Escobar has been playing like an All-Star. He improved his season average to .295 on Monday with a four-RBI performance and has hit .374 in his past 27 games. Read More »

Solid efforts from Duffy, Escobar, bullpen carry KC

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Danny Duffy let a gem get away from him on Monday, but the Royals were able to use a parade of relievers to shut down the Twins for a 6-1 series-opening win at Target Field. Read More »

Royals need late comeback in All-Star voting

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Though Kansas City has a number of worthy candidates, the latest ballot, released on Monday, revealed no position players listed in the top five (top 15 for outfielders). Voting ends on Thursday. Read More »

Guthrie, Royals get best of Greinke at The K

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Jeremy Guthrie outpitched former Royals hurler Zack Greinke and limited a potent Dodgers lineup to two runs in 7 2/3 innings, helping Kansas City snap a four-game losing streak in a 5-3 win over Los Angeles on Monday. Read More »

Derby to feature bracketed play as part of new format

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Major League Baseball on Monday announced a new format for the Derby, featuring a new 10-player format that calls for seven outs per round and bracketed play after the first round. Read More »

Royals keep Cain at leadoff, move Infante to sixth

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Ned Yost doesn't like to change his lineup very much but, after four consecutive losses, the Royals' manager did a little tinkering for Monday night's game against the Dodgers. Read More »