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  • Ibanez adds veteran bat to lineup

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH MINNEAPOLIS -- In the thick of the American League Central race despite ranking last in the majors in home runs, the Kansas City Royals added a veteran bat with some pop Monday...
  • Omar Infante, Royals capitalize on late Angels mistake to win 5-4

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. The thought flashed in Ned Yost's mind as the baseball rolled across the infield: "OK, that's a double play." Moments before the last at-bat of a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Yost considered the ripple effects of...
  • Royals overcome Trout's 489-foot clout

    The Sports Xchange Royals overcome Trout's 489-foot clout KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Center fielder Mike Trout's jaw-dropping, mammoth moon shot overshadowed the game Friday night. Second baseman Omar Infante hit a grand slam and the Kansas City bullpen...
  • Recap: Dodgers 5, Royals 4

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Dodgers 5, Royals 4 Dodgers 5, Royals 4: A.J. Ellis was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded and two outs in the eighth inning to push across the decisive run as Los Angeles edged host Kansas City. Ellis was hit on the left arm...
  • Dodgers sneak past Royals thanks to hit batter

    The Sports Xchange Dodgers sneak past Royals thanks to hit batter KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Wade Davis gave up a run for the first time in two months, while Brian Wilson logged his first save in more than two years. Catcher A.J. Ellis was hit by a Davis...
  • A.J. Ellis takes one for team in Dodgers' 5-4 win over Royals

    Some hits do not help the batting average, but they can win games. The Dodgers were locked in a 4-4 tie with the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night when A.J. Ellis came to the plate with the bases loaded in the eighth inning. Normally this is an...
  • Royals' Shields endures rough stretch

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- James Shields is undefeated since May 2 at Detroit, although his recent numbers look shaky. In his past 10 starts, the Kansas City right-hander is 5-0 with...
  • Dodgers, Kershaw shut out Royals

    The Sports Xchange Dodgers, Kershaw shut out Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Clayton Kershaw didn't think he pitched that well. He said his fastball command was lacking. The Kansas City Royals disagreed with the Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander. Kershaw...
  • Clayton Kershaw dominates Royals as Dodgers win 2-0

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. The opportunities were scant and scattered for the Kansas City Royals in Tuesday night's 2-0 loss to Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers. The best appeared at 9:27 p.m., with one out in the seventh inning, when Kansas City completed a...
  • Collins sent down to work on pitching command

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Kansas City Royals - INSIDE PITCH KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Tim Collins had been an important part of the Royals bullpen the past three years, leading American League relievers with 93 strikeouts in 2013. Collins, a 24-...
  • Royals move into first place in AL Central

    Royals move into first place in AL Central
    DETROIT -- Another thumping of a Cy Young Award winner completed the Kansas City Royals' rapid ascent from worst to first. Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas blasted two-run homers during a seven-run, second-inning outburst and the Royals took over first...