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  • Perez's blast rescues Royals against Rays

    The Sports Xchange Perez's blast rescues Royals against Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Salvador Perez thought it might go foul. Kirby Yates hoped very much Perez was right. Perez was wrong, and happily so. The catcher's three-run home run in the top...
  • Royals lose Vargas, Gordon before game

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Royals had a rough end to their nine-game road swing before the finale even began at Tropicana Field. Right-handed pitcher Jason Vargas was rushed to a...
  • Royals 5, Rays 4

    The Sports Xchange Royals 5, Rays 4 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Salvador Perez's three-run home run in the top of the ninth inning gave the Kansas City Royals a 5-4, comeback win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday at Tropicana Field Perez, the American...
  • Rays snuff out Royals' ninth-inning rally, prevail 4-3

    They hung their arms over the dugout railing and watched an offense breathe its last gasps. When Omar Infante swung through a 98-mph fastball, the night was over and a 4-3 Royals loss entered the books. The Royals exited the visitors' dugout as a hail of...
  • Recap: Rays 4, Royals 3

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Rays 4, Royals 3 Rays 4, Royals 3: Evan Longoria had a go-ahead two-run single in the sixth inning and Tampa Bay held on to defeat visiting Kansas City for its 11th victory in 14 games. Brandon Guyer collected three hits and...
  • Shields, Royals shut out Rays

    The Sports Xchange Shields, Royals shut out Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- James Shields' last start at Tropicana Field was arguably the best game of his career, a 15-strikeout complete game in a 1-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles in October of 2012....
  • Shields dominant once more

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- James Shields had to return to Tropicana Field to find himself again. Apparently he was waiting right there on that familiar old mound. The Kansas City ace...
  • Royals 6, Rays 0

    The Sports Xchange Royals 6, Rays 0 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- James Shields was dominant in his return to Tropicana Field on Monday, shutting out the Tampa Bay Rays for seven innings as the Kansas City Royals won 6-0 to open a three-game series. A...
  • Royals can't touch Indians starter Corey Kluber in 4-1 loss to Indians

    CLEVELAND The pitch made Danny Valencia flinch. It was a curveball from Cleveland Indians starter Corey Kluber, but Valencia could not know that. He moved to avoid the baseball only to watch it plummet into the upper edge of the strike zone, a cruel...
  • Preview: Royals at Indians

    The Kansas City Royals' luck away from home hit a snag, but they'll try to wrap up their fifth consecutive road series win when they conclude a three-game set with the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. The Indians registered 14 hits in Saturday's 7-3 win to...
  • Colon's first hits power Royals

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH CLEVELAND -- Sometimes the best lineups are the ones that aren't finalized until the last minute. That turned out to be the case for the Royals on Friday in their 7-1 victory over...