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Ventura leads Royals to series win over O’s

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura threw six scoreless innings and struck out a career-high 11 batters while red-hot Mike Moustakas had three hits and two RBIs as the Royals topped the Baltimore Orioles, 5-3, on Thursday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium.

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Volquez tabbed for series finale at Fenway

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The Red Sox will go for their third straight series win on Sunday at Fenway Park in the four-game series finale against the Royals. Edinson Volquez gets the nod for Kansas City, while Eduardo Rodriguez takes the hill for Boston.

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Ventura aims to get Royals back in win column

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Two young, hard-throwing right-handers will be on display Saturday night at Fenway Park as the Royals' Yordano Ventura and the Red Sox's Matt Barnes take the hill.

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Morales comfortable when stakes high

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"I feel good in those types of situations," Kendrys Morales said after his RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the 10th gave the Royals the win over the Angels.

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Cain leads Royals to series win over Tigers

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura tossed six scoreless innings and Lorenzo Cain nearly hit for the cycle, coming up just a triple short, as the Royals rolled by the Tigers, 6-1, on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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Royals strike early and never look back in win

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One pitch to Alcides Escobar. Single. One pitch to Ben Zobrist. Single. And just like that, the Royals were jumping on Tigers rookie left-hander Matt Boyd. And a few pitches later, Lorenzo Cain laced a two-run double to left-center. The Royals had an e...

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Creighton favored in Big East volleyball

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For the third straight season, the Creighton Volleyball team has been picked to win the BIG EAST Conference in a preseason vote of league coaches. The Bluejays return four starters and 11 letterwinners from a 25-9 team that swept the BIG EAST regular-season and tournament titles last fall while reaching a third straight NCAA Tournament. […]

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Three homers key the Storm Chasers win over Nashville

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The Omaha Storm Chasers (62-47) used three different home runs to defeat the Nashville Sounds (47-62) by a score of 11-5 to even the series. Despite the win the Storm Chasers actually lost ground in the division race with Oklahoma City sweeping a doubleheader, and Omaha now sits at 4.5 games back. After falling behind […]

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Ventura set to square off with powerful Blue Jays

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura (5-7, 4.86 ERA) is set to take the hill for the Royals against Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buehrle (11-5, 3.29 ERA). Ventura is coming off one of his best starts of the season in a win over Houston, while Buehrle got a no-de...

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School administrators hear about accountability during conference in Kearney

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About a thousand school administrators from across Nebraska are hearing about new state accountability measures during a conference in Kearney. Nebraska Education Commissioner Matt Blomstedt says there might be a new measuring stick, but the object remains the same. “In many ways, we are trying to win the hearts and minds of educators to do […]

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Trades have Royals in driver’s seat

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Before this week, the Kansas City Royals could return to the World Series. Now they should return to the World Series. Before, they might win the title. Now, they'd better win the title.

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Storm Chasers win seventh straight

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The Omaha Storm Chasers matched their longest win streak of the season and continued their season-high home win streak, both at seven games, with a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox. Brett Eibner once again provided the offensive punch for the Storm Chasers, driving in a run in the first and launching a […]

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Lincoln blanked by Kansas City

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The Lincoln Saltdogs’ six game winning streak is over. Blake Holovach and two other Kansas City T-Bones pitchers combined to shutout the Saltdogs 7-0 in front of 2,576 fans at Haymarket Park Wednesday night. Holovach pitched six scoreless inning, allowing three hits to earn the win, as he improves to 5-0 on the season. Luis […]

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Duffy pitches Royals to 6th straight win

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Left-hander Danny Duffy worked six scoreless innings and Alex Rios and Alcides Escobar delivered early run-scoring hits as the Royals won their sixth in a row with a 3-0 victory over the Blue Jays on Friday.

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