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  • 8 Royals on track to start at All-Star Game

    Eight players from the AL champion Kansas City Royals are now on track to start at the July 14 All-Star game in Cincinnati, with Omar Infante overtaking Houston's Jose Altuve at second base. Catcher Salvador Perez, first baseman Eric Hosmer, shortstop...
  • Royals threatening to turn mid-summer classic into a game of Monopoly

    Royals threatening to turn mid-summer classic into a game of Monopoly
    The All-Star game is about to begin a Blue Period. As of Monday's update of fan voting, which ends July 2, the American League starting lineup for the July 14 game in Cincinnati would consist of Angels center fielder Mike Trout and eight Kansas City...
  • Pitcher Chris Young collects three RBIs, shuts down Brewers in 7-2 Royals victory

    MILWAUKEE The hoodie-clad denizens of the Kansas City dugout rose to greet a man who made history. Chris Young lumbered through the group as he accepted high-fives. He had just cracked a sixth-inning single, his second of the game. In a 7-2 victory in...
  • Mike Trout OK with fan voting turning All-Star game into Royals flush

    Mike Trout OK with fan voting turning All-Star game into Royals flush
    Mike Trout is on track to be a starting outfielder for the American League in the July 14 All-Star game in Cincinnati, ranking second among AL outfielders in Tuesday's most recent fan balloting update. When the Angels star takes his position—...
  • Gordon currently not having contract discussions with Royals

    His right wrist still feels sore some days, a reminder of offseason surgery, but Alex Gordon has grown used to it. He plays a leadership role on the Royals, the defending American League champions and the owners of the A.L.'s best record, and he felt...
  • Royals roll over Twins, complete sweep with 7-2 victory

    MINNEAPOLIS The curveball skittered in the dirt, too deceptive for the bat of Twins first baseman Joe Mauer, too rambunctious for the glove of Royals catcher Salvador Perez. Perez blocked the baseball with his legs and let it rest. Mauer hung his head....
  • On All-Star Game ballot, Royals fans are happily voting along party lines, repeatedly

    Jeremy Cummings from Raymore, Kan., cast his All-Star Game ballot the allowed 35 times and stuffed it with Royals players. Then he went to another email account and repeated the process, voting another Royals straight ticket. Zach Owen from Springfield,...
  • Young shines in Royals' 2-0 win over Twins

    As ugly as the numbers looked for Chris Young over his previous two starts, the big right-hander felt he was just a couple of pitches away in each of those from breaking through. He was probably only one pitch away from doing something really special...
  • Young flirts with no-hitter as Royals top Twins, 2-0

    MINNEAPOLIS Chris Young sauntered through the clamor of the Royals clubhouse, pantomiming his delivery hours before taking the mound. He pronated his right elbow as he crossed the room. At his locker, he raised his left leg and mimicked his follow-...
  • On The Fly: Is Hartford A Hockey City?

    On The Fly: Is Hartford A Hockey City?
    The good news for Hartford? It's not the worst hockey city in Connecticut, according to ranking done by the financial website WalletHub — Fairfield is ranked lower on the list of 74 cities. The bad news for Hartford? The WalletHub list slots the...
  • Jason Vargas shuts down Twins as Royals win, 3-1

    MINNEAPOLIS The pocket of Kansas City fans parked along the third-base line at Target Field erupted with two outs in Monday's eighth inning. The reaction coincided with Eric Hosmer's single slicing through the right side of the Minnesota infield,...