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  • Buck Showalter on the contagious power of great defense

    Buck Showalter on the contagious power of great defense
    Orioles manager Buck Showalter was asked before Thursday's series finale against the Boston Red Sox whether a dynamic defensive performance, like the one that helped the Orioles stifle Boston on Wednesday, can give a struggling offense a lift. Showalter...
  • Gordon currently not having contract discussions with Royals

    His right wrist still feels sore some days, a reminder of offseason surgery, but Alex Gordon has grown used to it. He plays a leadership role on the Royals, the defending American League champions and the owners of the A.L.'s best record, and he felt...
  • Joey Gallo more at ease after first week with Rangers

    OAKLAND, Calif. The first week of what is planned to be a three-week get-his-feet-wet tour of the major leagues came to an end Tuesday night for rookie slugger Joey Gallo. Including his debut, in which he homered, drove in four runs and made some fans...
  • Royals roll over Twins, complete sweep with 7-2 victory

    MINNEAPOLIS The curveball skittered in the dirt, too deceptive for the bat of Twins first baseman Joe Mauer, too rambunctious for the glove of Royals catcher Salvador Perez. Perez blocked the baseball with his legs and let it rest. Mauer hung his head....
  • Four Terps taken Wednesday in MLB Draft gives school-record 8 this year

    Four Terps taken Wednesday in MLB Draft gives school-record 8 this year
    Four University of Maryland players were selected on the final day of the MLB Draft Wednesday, giving the school a record eight players drafted this year and headlining a sizable crop of players with state ties to be selected. Terps third baseman Jose...
  • Sweep, it is: Gordon, Volquez guide Royals past Twins 7-2

    The Kansas City Royals reclaimed first place with a resounding three-game sweep on the road of division rival Minnesota. The Twins were beaten so soundly, well, they lost their shirt. One of them, at least. Alex Gordon hit a three-run homer, Edinson...
  • Royals designate ex-IronPig/Phillie Erik Kratz for assignment

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals are sticking with Drew Butera as their backup catcher, reinstating Erik Kratz from the disabled list Thursday and designating him from assignment. Kansas City acquired Butera from the Los Angeles Angels last...
  • On All-Star Game ballot, Royals fans are happily voting along party lines, repeatedly

    Jeremy Cummings from Raymore, Kan., cast his All-Star Game ballot the allowed 35 times and stuffed it with Royals players. Then he went to another email account and repeated the process, voting another Royals straight ticket. Zach Owen from Springfield,...
  • Tigers' Price encourages fans to stuff All-Star ballots for Cabrera, slams voting system

    Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has better numbers than the Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer in just about every category. Through Tuesday, he was hitting .330 to Hosmer's .301. He has 12 homers to Hosmer's seven. And 39 RBIs to Hosmer's 35. So...
  • Cleveland Indians select Ryan Perez in 12th round of Major League Baseball draft

    Cleveland Indians select Ryan Perez in 12th round of Major League Baseball draft
    Anxiety on Tuesday turned into joy on Wednesday for ambidextrous pitcher Ryan Perez when he found out he'd been selected in the 12th round of the Major League Baseball draft by the Cleveland Indians. "It is the beginning of something in my life new...
  • Mike Trout OK with fan voting turning All-Star game into Royals flush

    Mike Trout OK with fan voting turning All-Star game into Royals flush
    Mike Trout is on track to be a starting outfielder for the American League in the July 14 All-Star game in Cincinnati, ranking second among AL outfielders in Tuesday's most recent fan balloting update. When the Angels star takes his position—...