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Hosmer, Royals fondly recall October trip to Anaheim

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It wasn't just that the Royals came into Angel Stadium last year in the American League Division Series and beat the team many considered the best in baseball. It was the way the Royals did it, with dramatic extra-inning home runs in back-to-back games...

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Gore suffers broken jaw in Minor League game

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Terrance Gore, the Royals' speedster outfielder who became a baserunning weapon for the Royals last September and October, suffered a fractured jaw when he was hit by a pitch in a Minor League game Friday, according to manager Ned Yost.

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Royals eyeing crowning October achievement

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The Royals didn't particularly look like a fluke when they won the AL pennant in 2014. Far from being a one-hit wonder, they see in themselves the possibility of taking the one ultimate step they didn't take last October.

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Royals eyeing crowning October achievement

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The Royals didn't particularly look like a fluke when they won the AL pennant in 2014. Far from being a one-hit wonder, they see in themselves the possibility of taking the one ultimate step they didn't take last October.

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Royals reload with veteran Volquez leading way

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Starter Edinson Volquez was drawn as a free agent to Kansas City by the Royals' talent-filled roster and October success. The outfield has no equal defensively, the infield is on the rise, and Salvador Perez is the game's premier young catcher.

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Gore hopes to be running with Royals again in postseason

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If there's one guy you'd think can't wait for September and October to come around, it's Royals outfielder Terrance Gore. Gore was the Royals' secret weapon last season after September callups and in the postseason.

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Sexual assault charge filed in Nebraska against Iowa politician dropped

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Sexual assault charges filed in Nebraska against an Iowa politician have been dropped. The charges against 69-year-old Donald Brantz of Mineola, Iowa were originally filed following an incident in Bellevue, Nebraska on October 10, 2014. Brantz was accused of inappropriately touching a woman and allegedly threatened to choke her. Brantz maintained he was innocent of […]

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Streak to AL pennant defined 2014 for Royals

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What can be said about the 2014 Kansas City Royals that can even attempt to put into words what America saw throughout October? Ned Yost's plucky bunch emerged as a tight-knit, rapidly improving baseball team with one common goal and one nasty bullpen ...

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Past Meetings a harbinger of Royals moves to come

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Wednesday at the Winter Meetings brought about more conversations and more confidence that the Royals will eventually be successful in landing a bat or two and a starting pitcher, the needs that they've outlined very clearly since the end of October.

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Girls 6th at State; Griffith, Patterson Medal

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On Friday, October 31, the Class 3A State Cross Country Championships were held at Rim Rock Farm outside of Lawrence. Competing for the Bluejays were the Girls team and Cale Patterson and Ryan Thrailkill on the Boys side. The girls were able to earn 6t...

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Loyal Royal Sweeney cherishes connection to club

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Although Mike Sweeney doesn't feel any pangs watching the Royals make their frenetic push through October, it does serve as a reminder that he wasn't able to do the same with the organization when he was in uniform. In that respect he's glad to be cont...

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Unfazed by stage, Finnegan weathering first October

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Self-confidence. Not cockiness, but self-confidence. That's what the good pitchers bring to the mound. They believe they can get hitters out. They believe the guy with the bat in his hand is trying to take food off their table. Self-confidence is what ...

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