1. Billy Butler Likely Moving Back to Cleanup Spot

    On Thursday night, when his low line drive buzzed through the Astros ' infield, Royals designated hitter Billy Butler felt a sense of relief. “There it is,” he thought, the sort of reward he had spent days searching for...

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  2. Royals Bullpen Holds on for 5-4 Victory over Twins

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals manager Ned Yost turned to pitching coach Dave Eiland in the fifth inning Saturday and told him that Kansas City was going to have to protect a one-run lead against Minnesota ...

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  3. Royals Hand Twins First Shutout This Season

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) | Jason Vargas pitched seven shutdown innings, Mike Moustakas cracked a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals romped to a 5-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night...

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  4. Vargas and the Royals Blank the Twins 5-0

    Jason Vargas continues his mastery in the month of April with seven shutout innings as Moose hangs dong for the second time this week. .....

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  5. Vargas Shuts Down Twins, Leads Royals to 5-0 Win

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jason Vargas pitched seven shutdown innings, Mike Moustakas cracked a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals romped to a 5-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night...

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  6. Jarrod Dyson on Bereavement Leave

    With Lorenzo Cain making his annual pilgrimage to the disabled list, it was only natural to think that Jarrod Dyson would be getting the lion's share of time in center field.....

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  7. Royals Crush Astros, Complete Sweep

    The Royals travelled to Houston a beaten club, destroyed in the three previous games by a Minnesota Twins team that is frankly not that good...

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  8. Royals' Bruce Chen Scratched from Thursday Start

    HOUSTON — A minor ailment bothering veteran lefty Bruce Chen has reconfigured the Royals ' starting rotation. Read more here: http://www.kansascity.com/2014/04/16/4964101/royals-bruce-chen-scratched-from...

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  9. Royals Look to Hammer Down a Three-Game Sweep in Houston

    Scott Feldman is the highest-paid player for the low-budget Houston Astros , who gave the veteran a big contract this offseason despite likely being years away from contending...

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  10. Homer by Moustakas Lifts Royals over Astros 6-4

    HOUSTON -- Mike Moustakas homered in the 11th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. Moustakas has been off to a tough start this season and was hitting ...

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  11. Video: Moustakas Hits Go-Ahead HR in 11th

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  12. George Brett -- I'M FINALLY GONNA MEET LORDE ... After Inspiring 'Royals'

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  13. Kansas City Royals Get Much-Needed Momentum Boost from Houston Astros

    The Kansas City Royals were able to get back on track with a much-needed victory against the Houston Astros on Tuesday night...

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  14. Yordano Ventura Flashes True Stopper Potential in Netting Royals' First Road Win

    Yordano Ventura picked up the first win of his promising career on Tuesday night against the Astros , and he set new career highs with seven strikeouts and seven innings pitched...

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  15. Royals Head to Houston Looking to Grab First Road Win of the Season

    Yordano Ventura had an impressive season debut for the Kansas City Royals but didn't get enough support to earn his first major league victory. He might not need too much help in his next attempt at that milestone...

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  16. Royals April 14th Minors Recap

    Monday ended up being a light day for the Kansas City Royals farm system, as Triple-A Omaha and Double-A NW Arkansas ended up with an unexpected day off due to rain...

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  17. Duffy Making Quick Adjustment to Role in 'Pen

    MINNEAPOLIS -- What took place on Saturday at Target Field wasn't in the Royals ' blueprint -- at least the latest revision -- for the 2014 season. Left-hander Danny Duffy wasn't supposed to pitch in relief...

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  18. Royals Sticking with Billy Butler Despite Early-Season Hitting Slump

    MINNEAPOLIS — A few days ago, as Billy Butler ventured deeper into an early-season funk, Royals hitting coach Pedro Grifol approached him with a suggestion...

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  19. James Shields Struggles as Twins Rock Royals

    MINNEAPOLIS — Fatigue invaded the limbs of Royals starter James Shields midway through the second inning Saturday...

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  20. Minnesota Twins Dominate Kansas City Royals, Win 10-1

    If you need a miracle to happen, apparently Target Plaza is the place to get things done. On Friday night, amazing things happened on both ends of the Target Plaza in downtown Minneapolis...

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  21. Royals' Pitching Implodes Against the Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS — The final tally on Royals reliever Louis Coleman's fourth inning required only 11 pitches. He needed no more to allow Friday's 10-1 loss to Minnesota to degenerate into a laugher...

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  22. Omar Infante Returns to the Royals' Lineup Following Scary HBP

    On Monday, Royals second baseman Omar Infante took a Heath Bell fastball to the face. It was a scary incident as the Royals were worried if their infielder suffered a broken jaw and/or a concussion...

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  23. Omar Infante (Jaw) Returns to Lineup Tonight vs. Twins

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  24. Royals' Vet Takes on Twins' Young Hurler to Open Set

    When the Royals took on Minnesota early last season, left-hander Bruce Chen was lodged in their bullpen. This year, Chen is back in the rotation, and he gets the ball on Friday...

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  25. Royals Activate Coleman, Promote Giavotella

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals have activated reliever Louis Coleman from the disabled list and recalled second baseman Johnny Giavotella from Triple-A Omaha...

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