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  • Rain slows sizzling Royals

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Heavy rains Monday did what the Oakland Athletics, Los Angeles Angels and Baltimore Orioles (so far) have failed to do -- slow down the Kansas City Royals. The...
  • Los Reales pasan de hazmerreír a ganadores

    Los Reales pasan de hazmerreír a ganadores
    Después de poner fin a una tortuosa sequía de 29 años sin ir a la postemporada, los Reales de Kansas City están viviendo el cuento de hadas de "Cenicienta" y acaparando la atención del béisbol con su impresionante e inesperado desempeño en el mes de...
  • Old-school Royals doing it with speed, defense

     Old-school Royals doing it with speed, defense
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Any Royals player saying the American League Championship Series will not go back to Baltimore would have come as a surprise. That the bold prediction came from Jarrod Dyson, someone few outside Kansas City have heard of, made...
  • With bat and glove, Lorenzo Cain leads Royals to win over Orioles

    With bat and glove, Lorenzo Cain leads Royals to win over Orioles
    With two passionate fist pumps Saturday evening, Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain punctuated an evening when he swung nearly every big moment in a tense 4-hour, 17-minute game in his team's direction. The first celebration came after his...
  • Key moments from Game 1 of the AL Championship Series

    Key moments from Game 1 of the AL Championship Series
    First sustained cheer of the night: 7:12 p.m., as the grounds crew pulls back the tarp that had covered the field all day. Player introductions begin: 7:47 p.m. The orange towels begin waving with the introduction of longtime trainer Richie Bancells....
  • Royals in driver's seat after taking Game 1

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH BALTIMORE -- The Kansas City Royals neutralized the Baltimore Orioles' home field advantage with a huge 8-6 victory on homers by Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas in the 10th inning...
  • Top starter Chris Tillman struggles in short outing

    Top starter Chris Tillman struggles in short outing
    When the Orioles and the Kansas City Royals each swept their opponents in the American League Division Series, there was no question which two pitchers would face off in Game 1 of the AL Championship Series. Chris Tillman has been the Orioles' most...
  • Royals do it again, take 2-0 lead in ALCS

    Royals do it again, take 2-0 lead in ALCS
    BALTIMORE — Now it's just getting ridiculous, this Royals' dynasty-in the-making thing. There's no plausible reason to believe a team can make it to the World Series with a middle-of-the-pack offense, a nondescript rotation and Ned Yost calling...
  • Against Orioles' Zach Britton, Royals 'get the breaks' in decisive ninth inning

    Against Orioles' Zach Britton, Royals 'get the breaks' in decisive ninth inning
    Orioles closer Zach Britton prefers to pitch to contact, keep the ball on the ground with his heavy sinker and allow his defense to work behind him. But with the way the Kansas City Royals were getting on base — with dinks and bloops and...
  • Lorenzo Cain embodies the never-quit spirit of these Kansas City Royals

    BALTIMORE By the time the Royals had finished unfurling the latest chapter in this magical, mystical tour of theirs on Saturday at Camden Yards, the Baltimore Orioles could be forgiven if they couldn't shrug off the specter of outfielder Lorenzo Cain. In...
  • Royals use power to top Orioles, 8-6, in 10 innings to take 1-0 lead in ALCS

    Royals use power to top Orioles, 8-6, in 10 innings to take 1-0 lead in ALCS
    The rain-soaked crowd at Camden Yards had waited long enough for this moment -- the Orioles' first American League Championship Series game in 17 years -- so when Game 1 went to extra innings, few fans left their seats as the clock struck midnight. They...