1. Vargas Could Be Ready to Start Saturday in Oakland

    KANSAS CITY -- It now appears that left-hander Jason Vargas might -- repeat, might -- start Saturday's game for the Royals at Oakland ...

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  2. Hosmer Returns to Lineup

    KANSAS CITY -- First baseman Eric Hosmer was back in the Royals ' starting lineup on Tuesday night against the Indians ...

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  3. Yost Excited to See Infielder Colon Back Up

    KANSAS CITY -- One of the big reasons that manager Ned Yost liked Monday's trade with Toronto is that it enabled the Royals to bring up infielder Christian Colon from Triple-A Omaha...

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  4. Kratz Welcomes New Opportunity with Royals

    KANSAS CITY -- It took eight-plus seasons in the Minor Leagues before catcher Erik Kratz finally made his Major League debut at age 30. That's a long wait...

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  5. Billy Butler Finds His Stroke While Playing First Base

    Call it a coincidence, but Billy Butler's recent hitting surge has coincided with his return to first-base duty in place of Eric Hosmer...

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  6. Royals have a legitimate chance at earning wild-card spot

    The mantra of baseball players is to win series. One hundred and sixty-two games is the longest grind in professional sports, six months of monotony that can make today feel like a grain of sand at the beach...

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  7. Royals Send Valencia to Blue Jays for Hendriks, Kratz

    This is hardly the blockbuster fans of either team were hoping for, but it's a trade nonetheless. The Kansas City Royals have acquired catcher Eric Kratz and pitcher Liam Hendriks ...

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  8. Vargas Nearing His Return to Royals' Rotation

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  9. Mondesi, Zimmer Lead Royals' Updated Top 20 List

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, we've updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams...

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  10. Royals Seeking Power Bat at Trade Deadline

    KANSAS CITY -- Over the weekend, there were intriguing hints in the Royals ' camp as the non-waiver Trade Deadline approaches on Thursday at 3 p.m. CT...

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  11. Chen, Royals Derailed in Bid for Sweep of Tribe

    KANSAS CITY -- Carlos Santana did something that the Royals had not seen in the 46 years of their existence...

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  12. Billy Butler Bashes, Jeremy Guthrie Battles as Royals Beat Indians 7-5

    Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie was laboring. The Indians played merry-go-round on the bases in the second inning and didn't stop until they reached five runs. Even Guthrie appeared to be getting dizzy...

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  13. Butler's Pinch-Hit HR Lifts Royals over Indians

    Pinch-hitter Billy Butler's two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning sent the Kansas City Royals over the Cleveland Indians 6-4 Friday night for their fourth straight win...

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  14. Aoki's 14th-Inning Hit Lifts Royals over Indians

    After four hours, 23 minutes and a dozen pitchers combining to throw 397 pitches, Nori Aoki gave the Kansas City Royals a win...

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  15. K.C. Overcomes Indians on Aoki's Hit in 14th

    Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over Cleveland after Indians starter Corey Kluber carried a perfect game into the seventh inning on Thursday night...

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  16. Royals Lineup: Hosmer (Hand) Sitting Again

    Drop Out Of Life Lineup: Dyson 8, Infante 4, Gordon 7, Perez 2, Moustakas 5, Cain 9, Butler 3, Aoki DH, Escobar 6, Duffy 1...

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  17. Royals Reportedly Interested in LHP Bastardo

    CHICAGO -- Left-handed reliever Antonio Bastardo of the Phillies is drawing interest from the Royals and other clubs, according to reporter Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com...

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  18. Butler Starts on Bench, but Fills in Late

    CHICAGO -- Rarely has Billy Butler been out of the Royals ' starting lineup, especially against a left-handed pitcher, but that was the case on Wednesday...

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  19. Hosmer's Return Date Uncertain After Leaving Sox Game with Hand Injury

    Ned Yost warned against this specific scenario unfolding. On Tuesday afternoon, the Royals ' manager explained that he did not intend to allow first baseman Eric Hosmer to play ...

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  20. Mike Moustakas, Royals Slide into 2-1 Victory over White Sox

    The throw from center field was true, and Mike Moustakas understood he would require good fortune to snap a ninth-inning deadlock...

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  21. Orioles Acquire Jimmy Paredes

    The Orioles have acquired infielder/outfielder Jimmy Paredes from the Royals in exchange for cash considerations, the team announced. Paredes, who had been designated for assignment by the O's last week, has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk...

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  22. Royals Beat White Sox 2-1 with Run in 9th

    CHICAGO -- Mike Moustakas scored the tiebreaking run in the top of the ninth inning when White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers could handle a throw home and the Kansas City Royals beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series...

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  23. Royals Lineup: Hosmer (Hand), Cain Return

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  24. Royals Break out for 7-1 Win over White Sox

    CHICAGO -- Mike Moustakas homered twice, Bruce Chen pitched five effective innings and the Kansas City Royals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-1 rout of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night...

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  25. Royals Lineup: Hosmer, Cain Sitting Tonight

    Constant Headache Lineup: Dyson 8, Infante 4, Gordon 7, Perez 2, Moustakas 5, Butler 3, Ibanez DH, Escobar 6, Aoki 9, Chen 1...

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