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  • 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 getting dizzy. He didn't cover the bag after an impressive diving...
  • MLB All-Star Game could use some changes

    Snub Day, more commonly referred to as All-Star selection day, is here again. While some may focus on the actual makeup of the All-Star teams, the more interesting stories are often the guys with deserving stats who have to stay home. Typically the...
  • Sam Mellinger: Royals can blame themselves for being losers at the trade deadline

    The Royals were never going to win at this trade deadline. Never. If you thought there was a big trade coming, something to bolster this talented and flawed team in a critical season, you may have been sniffing toxic gas. You should probably stop doing...
  • Moustakas goes deep as Ventura, Royals stay hot in 4-3 win over Diamondbacks

    PHOENIX Yordano Ventura started to walk toward the Kansas City Royals dugout as soon as the baseball entered Alcides Escobar's glove. Ventura peered over his shoulder to monitor Escobar assisting the third out of the sixth inning of a 4-3 victory over the...
  • Royals reclaim first place in AL Central with 3-2 victory over Athletics

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. The first curveball froze him. The second curveball fooled him into taking an unsightly swing. It was the third curveball that Alcides Escobar saw in the seventh inning of the Royals' eighth victory in a row that vindicated him and helped...
  • Gibson sharp, replay officials not so much as Twins win

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. Nobody ever said the system would be perfect. Ron Gardenhire learned that the hard way Tuesday. Gardenhire was ejected from the Twins' 2-1 victory at Kansas City after challenging a fly ball that umpires ruled had been caught by Royals...
  • Rolling Royals win again, top A's 7-3

    With his speed, Royals center fielder Jarrod Dyson can giveth and taketh away about as fast as anybody in baseball. So it was Thursday. In the span of two innings, Dyson lost a ball in the sun that cost the Royals a lead, and sliced a run scoring...
  • Royals snap skid with 7-1 victory over White Sox

    CHICAGO Dayton Moore tapped his hand against the back of a bench. Seated next to him, Ned Yost kicked his foot up against a nearby railing. Together they sat inside the visitors' dugout at U.S. Cellular Field and watched the latest edition of the Royals...
  • James Shields shines in Royals' 4-2 win over A's

    OAKLAND, Calif. James Shields pacified the Oakland Athletics for eight innings, his lineup roared for a fifth-inning scoring splurge and the Royals departed O.co Coliseum with a 4-2 victory, their second in three games. Shields completed eight innings...
  • Royals embark on winnable road trip

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals open a nine-game 10-day road trip on Friday, but it is anything but a death march for a playoff contending team. EHarmony could not have...
  • Royals load up for stretch run

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Royals have added veterans designated hitter-outfielder Raul Ibanez, designated hitter-outfielder Josh Willingham, right-handed pitcher Jason...