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James Shields

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  • Royals ride momentum into matchup with Angels

    The Sports Xchange By David Smale, The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: adds six new grafs at end Royals ride momentum into matchup with Angels KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- After a dramatic win in the American League wild-card game, the Kansas City Royals believe...
  • Wild wild-card game: Royals shock A's in 12th

    EditorsNote: adds reference to Hammel in eighth graf Wild wild-card game: Royals shock A's in 12th KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It took 29 years for the Kansas City Royals to host a postseason game, and for the 40,502 fans in attendance Tuesday night, it was...
  • Dunn expected to retire without postseason at-bat

    The Sports Xchange Dunn expected to retire without postseason at-bat Veteran slugger Adam Dunn, who finally made it to the playoffs with the Oakland Athletics but never got off the bench in Tuesday night's wild-card game, is expected to retire after a...
  • Angels' Mike Scioscia reaches detente with Kansas City Royals' Ned Yost

    Kansas City Manager Ned Yost has been a lightning rod for criticism, his infatuation with the sacrifice bunt infuriating many Royals fans, and his ill-fated decision to replace starter James Shields with rookie Yordano Ventura in the sixth inning of...
  • Wild-card notebook: A's omit O'Flaherty from roster

    The Sports Xchange Wild-card notebook: A's omit O'Flaherty from roster KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Left-hander Eric O'Flaherty, who enjoyed an impressive comeback season following Tommy John surgery, was left off the Oakland Athletics' roster for the American...
  • Injuries too much to overcome for Diamondbacks

    The Sports Xchange Injuries too much to overcome for Diamondbacks The Diamondbacks learned this season that you cannot play hurt and expect ringing success. Injuries to top pieces Patrick Corbin, Paul Goldschmidt, Mark Trumbo, A.J. Pollock and Bronson...
  • Preview: Athletics at Royals

    The Kansas City Royals are playing a postseason game for the first time in 29 years when they host the Oakland Athletics in Tuesday's American League wild-card game. The Royals have been perennial pushovers since winning the 1985 World Series before...
  • Penpix of teams in MLB playoffs

    (Reuters) - Brief profiles of the 10 teams that qualified for the 2014 Major League Baseball playoffs. AMERICAN LEAGUE BALTIMORE ORIOLES Manager: Buck Showalter Stadium: Oriole Park at Camden Yards     World Series titles: 3 (1983, 1970, 1966) 2014...
  • Playoffs Feature Regional Rivals

    From the East Coast to the West Coast and points in between the Major League Baseball postseason starting on Tuesday provides tantalizing possibilities that a regional rivalry could determine the World Series champion. From a possible "Freeway Series" in...
  • Red Sox continue rebuilding course begun at midseason

    The Sports Xchange By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange Red Sox continue rebuilding course begun at midseason BOSTON -- Last to first to last ... to first? "We didn't anticipate the final record, but you play the games to determine that, and it is where...
  • Wild times: Struggling A's take on fired-up Royals

    Wild times: Struggling A's take on fired-up Royals
    If not for the addition of a second wild-card team to the postseason, the A's would've been answering questions about one of the great collapses in baseball history instead of facing the Royals on Tuesday night in Kansas City, Mo. The A's had the best...