1. Royals Fall to Rays 3-2 in Series Finale

    Kendrys Morales locked his feet into place in the batter's box as the top of Sunday's eighth inning came to a swift end. He watched Rays first baseman James Loney cut down Ben Zobrist at the plate for one out...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 32 reads 0 comments

  2. Guyer, Kiermaier HRs Help Rays Beat Royals 3-2

    Brandon Guyer and Kevin Kiermaier homered, and the Tampa Bay bullpen held the Kansas City Royals to one hit over five innings Sunday in the Rays ' 3-2 win...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 53 reads 0 comments

  3. Medlen Working to Join Playoff Rotation in Win

    ST. PETERSBURG, FLA. The second leg of Kris Medlen's audition for the Royals ' playoff rotation lacked the tidiness of his first act.....

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  4. Moustakas Has 3 RBIs, Royals Beat Rays 6-3

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBI, Kendrys Morales kept up his torrid two-out hitting and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 on Saturday night...

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  5. In Tampa Bay Homecoming, Ben Zobrist Contributes to 3-2 Royals Victory

    As a video package showed highlights from the first nine seasons of his big-league career, Ben Zobrist stood a few feet behind home plate at Tropicana Field and felt the tug of dueling ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  6. Morales Hits 2-Run Homer, Royals Beat Rays 3-2

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Kendrys Morales hit his 15th homer, Edinson Volquez pitched into the seventh inning and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Friday night...

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  7. Yordano Ventura Re-Emerging as a Key Cog for Championship-Hopeful Royals

    It's hard to know what you're supposed to call a comeback anymore. But with Yordano Ventura, the term is sounding more and more appropriate...

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  8. Paulo Orlando Homers, Hits Sacrifice Fly

    KANSAS CITY -- The hardest part about being an extra outfielder for rookie Paulo Orlando is trying to find his timing each time he does get a rare start...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 days ago 210 reads 0 comments

  9. Two Poor Outings Aren't Enough to Start Worrying About Cueto, Royals

    Since All-Star Alex Gordon suffered an alarming groin injury on July 8, the end of the world as we know it, the Royals had gone 29-15 entering their game against Baltimore on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 days ago 123 reads 0 comments

  10. The Trailer for Fetty Wap's Album Has a Distinct Royals Flavor

    This Fetty Wap- Royals love affair knows no end. The Royals players briefly forced one another to drop the numbers 17 and 38 into interviews because Lorenzo Cain's walkup song is Fetty Wap's hit song “Trap Queen...

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  11. Third Base Coach Mike Jirschele Has Thick Skin

    KANSAS CITY -- Royals third base coach Mike Jirschele hears the heckles all the time. "Hey Jirsch! You got one job," a fan yells at him.....

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  12. Ned Yost Plans to Keep Royals' Bullpen Pitchers in Their Established Roles

    Royals manager Ned Yost says he still prefers a bullpen with defined roles, even as myriad injuries and a general cautiousness have resulted in a shuffling of roles for much of August...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 117 reads 0 comments

  13. Orioles Rough Up Johnny Cueto, Beat the Royals 8-5

    The baseball soared through the Kansas City night, a towering drive that tucked inside the left-field foul pole and raked up against the side of the Royals Hall of Fame. Its estimated distance was 427 feet...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  14. Kris Medlen Might Be Royals Best October Surprise

    Royals right-hander Kris Medlen put almost no perspective into his outing Monday night. He didn't deny its significance....

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  15. The Kansas City Royals Way involves a host of factors - SweetSpot - ESPN

    You'll often see baseball writers refer to "The Cardinals Way," an homage to ... well, winning, I guess. As Tracy Ringolsby wrote last fall on MLB .com, "And if it rubs some people the wrong way, sorry...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 days ago 59 reads 0 comments

  16. Royals' Bat Take Down Orioles

    And, at last, the number “7” flashing on the Kauffman Stadium scoreboard, signifying the number of runs scored in the definitive inning of an 8-3 lightning strike against the Orioles ...

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  17. Royals Score 7 Runs in 6th Inning, Beat Orioles 8-3

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Omar Infante led a seven-run charge in the sixth inning to support a strong start by Kris Medlen, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 on Monday night...

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  18. Royals' Gordon Homers in 1st Rehab Game

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  19. Perez Hits 3-Run HR, Royals End Boston's 4-Game Win Streak

    BOSTON -- Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer, Yordano Ventura pitched six effective innings and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Red Sox 6-3 Saturday night, ending Boston's four-game winning streak...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 9 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  20. Guthrie Not Going to Cry About Being Removed from Royals Rotation

    Jeremy Guthrie's major-league career has spanned over a decade and with it has come ups and downs, so another bump in the road isn't going to bother him...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 9 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  21. Cueto Stumbles and Red Sox Beat Royals 7-2

    BOSTON -- When you're the defending AL champion and you have a double-digit lead in the division, it's easy to shrug off a two-game slump...

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  22. Ben Zobrist Can Envision Staying with Royals

    BOSTON -- Super utility man Ben Zobrist has been with the Royals all of 20 games, and already they've made such an impression on him he can envision being with the team again next season...

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  23. Lineup: Infante (Back) Returns Friday

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  24. Royals Halfheartedly Limp Through Loss to Red Sox

    Danny Duffy's starts this year have been decidedly Jekyll and Hyde. He'll turn in an excellent start, peripherals be damned, and then he'll turn in an actually brilliant start. The other half of the season's starts have been like tonight--bad all around..

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  25. Duffy Stumbles as Fatigued Royals Fall to Red Sox, 4-1

    During the final six weeks of this charmed season, the Royals roster represents a mostly completed puzzle, with the major pieces locked into place but a few peripheral situations in need of solutions...

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