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Royals knock Verlander around in eighth straight win

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Change their approach against Justin Verlander? Not the Royals. Well, why should they? Not when that approach results in an 11-8 Kansas City victory over Detroit's celebrated, if struggling, right-hander and the Tigers on Monday night at Comerica Park. Read More »

Perez, Moustakas OK after minor injuries

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Catcher Salvador Perez was hit by cramps in both calves and third baseman Mike Moustakas was hit in the forehead by a batted ball, but both Royals declared themselves OK after Monday night's 11-8 win over the Tigers. Read More »

Royals’ fathers take batting practice at Comerica

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The Royals' dads on the annual Fathers' Trip had their turn at batting practice on Monday afternoon at Comerica Park. Mike Gordon, who used to pitch and swing with left fielder Alex and his other sons years ago, was among those taking his hacks. Read More »

Chen ready for Triple-A rehab outing

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Left-hander Bruce Chen rejoined the Royals here on Monday, but not for long. He'll be heading for Omaha to pitch against Albuquerque in a Pacific Coast League game on Wednesday. Read More »

Eiland shares his memories of Gwynn

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Royal pitching coach Dave Eiland, a teammate of Tony Gwynn with the Padres in 1992-93, was among those saddened by the passing of the Hall of Fame hitter on Monday. Read More »

Surging Royals to open series against Tigers

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The Tigers and Royals begin a pivotal four-game series on Monday with Kansas City bearing down on Detroit in the American League Central. Read More »

Yankees-Royals finale postponed by rain

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The rainout against the Yankees on Monday night had just been announced, but the Royals were already making a move in preparation for the Cleveland series. The fourth game of the Yankees series was postponed because of constant rain and the forecast of... Read More »

Vargas, Royals eyeing series win over Yanks

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Veteran lefty Jason Vargas and the Royals look to continue their winning ways against rookie Vidal Nuno and the Yankees on Monday in the series finale at Kauffman Stadium. Read More »

Yost not stepping in Sveum’s way with offense

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From the outset, new hitting coach Dale Sveum made it clear that he wants the Royals to wait on elevated pitches and pick on them in an effort to increase the long ball and run production. There was a perfect example of that during Monday night's 6-0 v... Read More »

Chen set for rehab start; Ventura ready to return

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Royals left-hander Bruce Chen is set to begin his Minor League injury rehabilitation assignment Tuesday night. Right-hander Yordano Ventura threw a successful side session Monday, and he is ready to start Thursday night against the Cardinals in Kansas ... Read More »

Duffy’s lively arm leads way in shutout of Cards

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Left-hander Danny Duffy was in his invincible mode, and the Royals followed his lead to strike first in this year's I-70 series. Duffy reeled off six innings of one-hit ball as Kansas City bested St. Louis, 6-0, on Monday night at Busch Stadium. Read More »

Cardinals lose challenge on Cain’s infield hit

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In a game where offense was hard to come by, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny challenged a safe call at first base Monday night against Kansas City. Read More »

Royals looking to rebound against I-70 rivals

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Danny Duffy looks for a bounce-back effort as the Royals square off against Shelby Miller and the Cardinals on Monday in a renewal of the I-70 Interleague series at Busch Stadium. Read More »

Ventura progressing toward return vs. Cards

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Royals manager Ned Yost said Yordano Ventura threw a light side session on Saturday and will throw again on Monday at St. Louis. If that goes well, he'll get the green light for Thursday's start. Read More »

Duffy set to face Cardinals; Chen progressing

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"Dead arm" or not, left-hander Danny Duffy plans to be full of life on Monday night at St. Louis when he faces the Cardinals. Duffy lasted just four innings and gave up six runs in Wednesday's 9-3 loss to the Astros. Bruce Chen (sore back) threw a simu... Read More »