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  • Game roundup: Angels defeat Orioles in 13 innings to avoid sweep

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 5, adds Diamondbacks-Pirates and Dodgers-Braves; more to come. Game roundup: Angels defeat Orioles in 13 innings to avoid sweep BALTIMORE -- Albert Pujols hit a go-ahead single in the 13th inning, and the Los...
  • Royals quiet at trading deadline

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH While the Royals are in the thick of the playoff race, four games behind the Tigers in the American League Central and in the hunt for a playoff spot, they did not make a move before...
  • Royals defeat Twins 6-3, win third consecutive series

    Whether the Royals' inactivity at the trade deadline was a vote of confidence for the current roster or a lack of other options, the team they stayed with patched it together once again. The Royals, whose offensive struggles have been well documented,...
  • Recap: Royals 6, Twins 3

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Royals 6, Twins 3 Royals 6, Twins 3: Alcides Escobar stroked a tiebreaking two-run triple in the seventh inning as Kansas City won the series with visiting Minnesota. Lorenzo Cain singled and Mike Moustakas walked in the...
  • Royals 6, Twins 3

    The Sports Xchange Royals 6, Twins 3 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Rookie Yordano Ventura pitched seven strong innings, and Alcides Escobar laced a two-run triple in a four-run seventh as the Kansas City Royals downed the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday night....
  • 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...
  • Royals need offense, but at what cost?

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals continue to burn up cellphone minutes looking for help on the trade market. The Royals, who are hoping to end a 28-year playoff drought, would like to upgrade their...
  • 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...
  • Royals' Vargas close to return

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Left-hander Jason Vargas threw a four-inning simulated game Tuesday and could be ready to return to the rotation by the end of the week. The Royals are listing "to be announced"...
  • Royals make room for Colon with trade of Valencia

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH Wanting to find room for former first-round pick Christian Colon, the Royals traded backup third baseman Danny Valencia to the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for catcher Erik Kratz...
  • White Sox open key stretch with 3-1 win over Royals

     White Sox open key stretch with 3-1 win over Royals
    Less than a week removed from his third appearance in the All-Star Game, White Sox left-hander Chris Sale was asked Monday night about the next potential honor for which he might be considered — the American League Cy Young Award. But after he...