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  • Butler selected to represent the host Royals at 2012 All-Star Game

    Butler selected to represent the host Royals at 2012 All-Star Game
    KANSAS CITY, MO - Royals 1st baseman/designated hitter Billy Butler will make his All-Star Game debut Tuesday July 10th at his home Kauffman Stadium.Butler is the lone Royals representative, but could be joined by closer Jonathan Broxton, who is among the...
  • Who in AL should get final All-Star spot?

    Give it to Royals' Broxton Ron Fritz Baltimore Sun As much as I like the work of the Rangers' Yu Darvish and the Orioles' Jason Hammel, let's give this one to the home team. I'd put Royals closer Jonathan Broxton on the team with the game being...
  • Dunn gives up All-Star at-bats for Royals' Butler

    Dunn gives up All-Star at-bats for Royals' Butler
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Jake Peavy didn’t expect to play in Tuesday night’s All-Star Game, but the plan was to have White Sox teammate Adam Dunn enter in the fifth inning as the American League DH. But Dunn never appeared, instead giving...
  • Which member of Orioles' cavalry would you trade?

    Which member of Orioles' cavalry would you trade?
    By this time next week, Ed Encina and I will be knee-deep in Winter Meetings muck, trying to decipher what’s actually going on in the lobbies, bars and meeting rooms in Nashville. So I figured I’d open up the bar today and crank up the hot...
  • Who is the one player the Orioles will most likely land this offseason?

    Who is the one player the Orioles will most likely land this offseason?
    We are days away from baseball’s annual winter meetings – they begin in earnest Monday, though most of us will be getting to Nashville on Sunday. I expect the Orioles to come away from there with a player or two. That’s what they did...
  • Prediction here is that Orioles will make a trade

    Prediction here is that Orioles will make a trade
    Today is the start of the winter meetings in Nashville and you know what that means O’s fans? About 96 hours of speculation. Well, here’s a little hot stove conjecture to warm your coffee. Take it for what it is worth (and, yes, I know...
  • Looking at some likely targets for Orioles

    Looking at some likely targets for Orioles
    Good morning from Nashville. No, the Orioles haven’t traded for Billy Butler or signed Adam LaRoche yet. Hold your breath and you may turn Ravens’ purple. As we get into the second day of the annual baseball meetings here, I’ll try...
  • Bullpen lets Angels down again

     
    The Angels' bullpen woes continued Saturday when Kevin Jepsen failed to protect an eighth-inning lead in a 5-4 loss to the Kansas City Royals. Jepsen gave up two runs and four hits, the final two run-scoring singles by Matt Treanor......
  • Early starts force some changes for Angels

     
    The Angels' season-opening series with the Royals calls for four games starting at four different times. So with Saturday's 12:10 p.m. CDT start -- the earliest first-pitch on the trip -- following Friday's 7:10 game -- the latest first pitch......
  • Angels fall again in Royals' final at-bat

     
    Matt Treanor's three-run home run with two outs in the 13th inning lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 12-9 victory over the Angels on Sunday. The win was the Royals' second walk-off victory in three days and the third......
  • Scioscia switches things up for Angels' second game

     
    With the Angels facing left-hander Jeff Francis on Friday, Manager Mike Scioscia made a few switches to his lineup, elevating switch-hitting shortstop Erick Aybar from sixth to first in the batting order, sitting switch-hitter Maicer Izturis and giving...