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Alex Rios

Vahe Gregorian: Fueled by Moose's call, Royals' rally defies explanation but reflects relentless belief

HOUSTON _ Only a fuzzy, slim line tends to distinguish the rational from the mythological in epic sports sagas.tmpplchld That underscored the phenomenon that unfolded on Monday at Minute Maid Park that enabled the Royals to overtake Houston 9-6 and tie this American League Divisional Series.tmpplchld Facing elimination and something like humiliation in a season that is World Series or bust, the Royals lagged 6-2 with two measly hits after seven innings.tmpplchld You could measure the dire straits they were in by any number of means. But a fine instrument would be the official Twitter account of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, which about then offered congratulations to the Astros for "advancing...