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  • Go get 'em, Gramps! Pettitte debuts at Yanks Old-Timers' Day

    Go get 'em, Gramps! Pettitte debuts at Yanks Old-Timers' Day

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-06-18 00:01:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees' Ron Guidry, left. and Andy Pettitte look on from the dugout before the Yankees Old Timers' Day baseball game Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). New York Yankees' Ron Guidry, left. and Andy Pettitte look on from the dugout before the Yankees Old Timers' Day baseball game Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Yankee Stadium in New York.
    Andy Pettitte made his debut at Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, a festive day that featured Hall of Famers Whitey Ford and Reggie Jackson and the always popular Johnny Damon and Paul O'Neill.More >
    Andy Pettitte made his debut at Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, a festive day that featured Hall of Famers Whitey Ford and Reggie Jackson and the always popular Johnny Damon and Paul O'Neill.More >
  • Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past D-backs 5-3

    Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past D-backs 5-3

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-06-18 00:01:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). New York Mets' Brandon Nimmo, left, celebrates with Jose Bautista after hitting a two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the ninth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). New York Mets' Brandon Nimmo, left, celebrates with Jose Bautista after hitting a two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the ninth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3.More >
    Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3.More >
  • Astros win 11th straight and finish 10-0 trip, beat KC 7-4

    Astros win 11th straight and finish 10-0 trip, beat KC 7-4

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-06-18 00:01:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley). Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run to tie the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Colin E. Braley). Houston Astros' Carlos Correa celebrates in the dugout after hitting a home run to tie the Kansas City Royals in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, June 17, 2018.
    Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros won their 11th straight game, finishing off a dominant 10-0 road trip by rallying past the Kansas City Royals 7-4.More >
    Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros won their 11th straight game, finishing off a dominant 10-0 road trip by rallying past the Kansas City Royals 7-4.More >
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  • Royals founder Kauffman, Jayhawks legend to be inducted in Kansas Sports Hall of Fame

    Royals founder Kauffman, Jayhawks legend to be inducted in Kansas Sports Hall of Fame

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-06-14 01:02:35 GMT
    In this October 1977 file photo, Kansas City Royals president Ewing Kauffman waves to fans at Yankee Stadium after the Royals defeated the New York Yankees 7-2 in an American League baseball playoff game in New York. (AP)In this October 1977 file photo, Kansas City Royals president Ewing Kauffman waves to fans at Yankee Stadium after the Royals defeated the New York Yankees 7-2 in an American League baseball playoff game in New York. (AP)
    In this October 1977 file photo, Kansas City Royals president Ewing Kauffman waves to fans at Yankee Stadium after the Royals defeated the New York Yankees 7-2 in an American League baseball playoff game in New York. (AP)In this October 1977 file photo, Kansas City Royals president Ewing Kauffman waves to fans at Yankee Stadium after the Royals defeated the New York Yankees 7-2 in an American League baseball playoff game in New York. (AP)
    Kansas Jayhawks basketball great Paul Pierce and Kansas City Royals founder Ewing Kauffman will be inducted into the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame this October.  A local entrepreneur, Kauffman founded the Royals and was the team's owner until 1993. Royals Stadium was renamed Kauffman Stadium in his honor.  Pierce, who scored over 26,000 career points and is in the NBA's Top 15 all-time list in scoring, was a 1998 Consensus All-America First Time for the Jayhawks. During ...More >
    Kansas Jayhawks basketball great Paul Pierce and Kansas City Royals founder Ewing Kauffman will be inducted into the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame this October.  A local entrepreneur, Kauffman founded the Royals and was the team's owner until 1993. Royals Stadium was renamed Kauffman Stadium in his honor.  Pierce, who scored over 26,000 career points and is in the NBA's Top 15 all-time list in scoring, was a 1998 Consensus All-America First Time for the Jayhawks. During ...More >
  • Votto 3B follows Hamilton's rundown magic, Reds top Royals

    Votto 3B follows Hamilton's rundown magic, Reds top Royals

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:53 AM EDT2018-06-13 09:53:34 GMT
    The Royals have dropped eight of nine and have lost 22 of 32 home games. (File photo)The Royals have dropped eight of nine and have lost 22 of 32 home games. (File photo)
    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Joey Votto hit a bases-loaded triple in the 10th inning after Billy Hamilton slipped out of a rundown, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 on Tuesday night.

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    Joey Votto hit a bases-loaded triple in the 10th inning after Billy Hamilton slipped out of a rundown, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 on Tuesday night.

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  • Royals legend George Brett gives advice to local high school stars

    Royals legend George Brett gives advice to local high school stars

    Monday, June 11 2018 8:30 PM EDT2018-06-12 00:30:16 GMT
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    A Kansas City Royals legend spent the day with some local high school baseball stars. Royals Hall of Famer George Brett stopped by the Kansas CIty MLB Urban Youth Academy to pass on a lot of advice. "You guys are the best of the best, you are going to have scouts watching you, college coaches watching you and you're going to play in heat like this," Brett told them. "If you play harder than anyone else out there that day, that guy is going to write good things in his ...More >
    A Kansas City Royals legend spent the day with some local high school baseball stars. Royals Hall of Famer George Brett stopped by the Kansas CIty MLB Urban Youth Academy to pass on a lot of advice. "You guys are the best of the best, you are going to have scouts watching you, college coaches watching you and you're going to play in heat like this," Brett told them. "If you play harder than anyone else out there that day, that guy is going to write good things in his ...More >
  • Chapman's homer in 8th lifts A's past Royals 3-2

    Chapman's homer in 8th lifts A's past Royals 3-2

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    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Matt Chapman homered leading off the eighth, moments after shortstop Marcus Semien's defensive gem, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Sunday.

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    Marcus Semien didn't have much time to think after making a diving stop on Salvador Perez's sharp grounder in the eighth inning. With Kansas City's Whit Merrifield off third base and breaking for home, the...

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  • Montas, Davis lead Athletics past Royals 7-2

    Montas, Davis lead Athletics past Royals 7-2

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    Frankie Montas pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning to win his third straight start since being called up from the minors and Khris Davis homered twice to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 7-2 victory over the...

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    Frankie Montas pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning to win his third straight start since being called up from the minors and Khris Davis homered twice to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 7-2 victory over the Kansas...

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  • Chapman, A's break through in 6th to beat Royals 4-1

    Chapman, A's break through in 6th to beat Royals 4-1

    Friday, June 8 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-06-08 10:11:10 GMT
    Kansas City's Jason Hammel (2-6) matched Blackburn until Oakland broke through for three runs in the sixth. (File photo)Kansas City's Jason Hammel (2-6) matched Blackburn until Oakland broke through for three runs in the sixth. (File photo)
    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Matt Chapman doubled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to make a winner of Paul Blackburn in his first start of the season, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Thursday night.

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    Matt Chapman doubled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to make a winner of Paul Blackburn in his first start of the season, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 on Thursday night.

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  • Paulo Orlando recalled from Omaha by the Royals

    Paulo Orlando recalled from Omaha by the Royals

    Thursday, June 7 2018 5:59 PM EDT2018-06-07 21:59:18 GMT
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    Kansas City Royals outfielder Paulo Orlando is back with the major league team.  The Royals recalled Orlando from Omaha on Thursday, bringing the roster back up to 25 following the trade of Jon Jay.  In 35 games for Omaha, Orlando hit 5 HRs, 20 RBI and batted an even .300.  Copyright 2018 KCTV (Meredith Corp.) All rights reserved.More >
    Kansas City Royals outfielder Paulo Orlando is back with the major league team.  The Royals recalled Orlando from Omaha on Thursday, bringing the roster back up to 25 following the trade of Jon Jay.  In 35 games for Omaha, Orlando hit 5 HRs, 20 RBI and batted an even .300.  Copyright 2018 KCTV (Meredith Corp.) All rights reserved.More >
  • Upton homers, Ohtani exits early as Angels beat Royals 4-3

    Upton homers, Ohtani exits early as Angels beat Royals 4-3

    Thursday, June 7 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-06-07 10:13:29 GMT
    Los Angeles can sweep the season series in Kansas City on July 25 in a game that was rescheduled because of snow in April. (File photo)Los Angeles can sweep the season series in Kansas City on July 25 in a game that was rescheduled because of snow in April. (File photo)
    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Not even an early exit by Shohei Ohtani could stop the Los Angeles Angels from beating Kansas City again.

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    Not even an early exit by Shohei Ohtani could stop the Los Angeles Angels from beating Kansas City again.

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  • Royals trade outfielder Jon Jay to Arizona for 2 pitchers

    Royals trade outfielder Jon Jay to Arizona for 2 pitchers

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 8:58 PM EDT2018-06-07 00:58:11 GMT
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    The Kansas City Royals have traded outfielder Jon Jay to the Arizona Diamondbacks.  In return, the Royals will receive right-handed pitcher Elvis Luciano and left-handed pitcher Gabe Speier.  Luciana will be assigned to the Burlington Royals, while Speier will be initially be assigned to the team's AA-club in Northwest Arkansas.  Luciano, 18, is originally from the Dominican Republic. He's pitched in 16 games for the Diamondbacks' Dominican Summer League. He was 4-1 ...

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    The Kansas City Royals have traded outfielder Jon Jay to the Arizona Diamondbacks.  In return, the Royals will receive right-handed pitcher Elvis Luciano and left-handed pitcher Gabe Speier.  Luciana will be assigned to the Burlington Royals, while Speier will be initially be assigned to the team's AA-club in Northwest Arkansas.  Luciano, 18, is originally from the Dominican Republic. He's pitched in 16 games for the Diamondbacks' Dominican Summer League. He was 4-1 ...

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  • Heaney throws one-hitter against Royals on 27th birthday

    Heaney throws one-hitter against Royals on 27th birthday

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-06-06 13:53:21 GMT
    Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney reacts after getting Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas to ground out for the final out of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Heaney threw a one-hitter as the Angels won 1-0. (AP)Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney reacts after getting Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas to ground out for the final out of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Heaney threw a one-hitter as the Angels won 1-0. (AP)

    Andrew Heaney's day started with the gift of an electric bike he was driving around the stadium and a card from his mom for his 27th birthday.

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    Andrew Heaney's day started with the gift of an electric bike he was driving around the stadium and a card from his mom for his 27th birthday.

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  • Trout helps lift Angels to 9-6 win over Royals

    Trout helps lift Angels to 9-6 win over Royals

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-06-05 14:01:08 GMT
    Los Angeles Angels' Michael Hermosillo, right, scores in front of Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez on a single to by Justin Upton during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, June 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)Los Angeles Angels' Michael Hermosillo, right, scores in front of Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez on a single to by Justin Upton during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, June 4, 2018. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

    Give the Los Angeles Angels enough opportunities and they find ways to score runs. It's a lesson they have taught the Kansas City Royals plenty of times this season.

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    Give the Los Angeles Angels enough opportunities and they find ways to score runs. It's a lesson they have taught the Kansas City Royals plenty of times this season.

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  • Eye on pitching: Royals select pitchers with first three picks in their draft

    Eye on pitching: Royals select pitchers with first three picks in their draft

    Monday, June 4 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-06-05 02:36:25 GMT
    Florida Gators ace Brady Singer. (AP photo)Florida Gators ace Brady Singer. (AP photo)
    Florida Gators ace Brady Singer. (AP photo)Florida Gators ace Brady Singer. (AP photo)

    The Kansas City Royals selected Baseball America's 2018 National Player of the Year with the 18th overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft.  Florida Gators ace Brady Singer is 11-1 this season with a 2.27 ERA - and opposing batters have hit .188 on him this season.  Singer was considered a top prospect for the draft and is already getting rave reviews from pitcher turned analyst Pedro Martinez.  “I think this is the safest bet in the draft,” Martinez said. &ldq...

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    The Kansas City Royals selected Baseball America's 2018 National Player of the Year with the 18th overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft.  Florida Gators ace Brady Singer is 11-1 this season with a 2.27 ERA - and opposing batters have hit .188 on him this season.  Singer was considered a top prospect for the draft and is already getting rave reviews from pitcher turned analyst Pedro Martinez.  “I think this is the safest bet in the draft,” Martinez said. &ldq...

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  • Moustakas drives in 4 as Royals hold on to beat Twins 11-8

    Moustakas drives in 4 as Royals hold on to beat Twins 11-8

    Thursday, May 31 2018 5:46 AM EDT2018-05-31 09:46:53 GMT
    Moustakas homered, doubled and drove in four runs in the first two innings. (AP)Moustakas homered, doubled and drove in four runs in the first two innings. (AP)
    Moustakas homered, doubled and drove in four runs in the first two innings. (AP)Moustakas homered, doubled and drove in four runs in the first two innings. (AP)

    Mike Moustakas helped the Kansas City Royals take a nine-run lead in the second inning. They nearly gave it all away.

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    Mike Moustakas helped the Kansas City Royals take a nine-run lead in the second inning. They nearly gave it all away.

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  • Royals beat Twins 2-1 in 14 innings on Escobar's homer

    Royals beat Twins 2-1 in 14 innings on Escobar's homer

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 5:42 AM EDT2018-05-30 09:42:43 GMT
    Escobar sent a drive to left field with two outs in the 14th inning Tuesday night to give the Royals a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. (AP)Escobar sent a drive to left field with two outs in the 14th inning Tuesday night to give the Royals a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. (AP)
    Escobar sent a drive to left field with two outs in the 14th inning Tuesday night to give the Royals a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. (AP)Escobar sent a drive to left field with two outs in the 14th inning Tuesday night to give the Royals a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. (AP)

    Alcides Escobar was one of the least likely Kansas City Royals to belt a home run in extra innings. The light-hitting shortstop had not gone deep in 140 at-bats, and his only long ball this season came on April 17. Escobar, however, sent a drive to left field with two outs in the 14th inning Tuesday night to give the Royals a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

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    Alcides Escobar was one of the least likely Kansas City Royals to belt a home run in extra innings. The light-hitting shortstop had not gone deep in 140 at-bats, and his only long ball this season came on April 17. Escobar, however, sent a drive to left field with two outs in the 14th inning Tuesday night to give the Royals a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

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  • Hammel outpitches Hamels as Royals beat Rangers 5-3

    Hammel outpitches Hamels as Royals beat Rangers 5-3

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    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Jason Hammel struck out 10, Drew Butera and Salvador Perez homered, and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Texas Rangers 5-3 Sunday.

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    Jason Hammel struck out 10, Drew Butera and Salvador Perez homered, and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Texas Rangers 5-3 Sunday.

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  • Royals recall Eric Stout, place Eric Skoglund on DL

    Royals recall Eric Stout, place Eric Skoglund on DL

    Saturday, May 26 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-05-26 18:17:21 GMT
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    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)
    The Kansas City Royals announced on Saturday that left-handed pitcher Eric Stout has been recalled from Omaha (AAA) and will be available for today’s game against the Texas Rangers at 3:15 p.m. In a corresponding move, the club has placed left-handed pitcher Eric Skoglund on the 10-day disabled list (left UCL sprain/valgus extension overload).  Stout, 25, made his big-league debut on April 25 and has made two relief appearances with Kansas City this season. He’...More >
    The Kansas City Royals announced on Saturday that left-handed pitcher Eric Stout has been recalled from Omaha (AAA) and will be available for today’s game against the Texas Rangers at 3:15 p.m. In a corresponding move, the club has placed left-handed pitcher Eric Skoglund on the 10-day disabled list (left UCL sprain/valgus extension overload).  Stout, 25, made his big-league debut on April 25 and has made two relief appearances with Kansas City this season. He’...More >
  • Royals score 3 in 10th inning to down Cards 5-2

    Royals score 3 in 10th inning to down Cards 5-2

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-05-23 20:48:49 GMT
    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Drew Butera had a two-run single in the 10th inning and the Kansas City Royals earned a 5-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday.

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    Drew Butera had a two-run single in the 10th inning and the Kansas City Royals earned a 5-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday.

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  • Royals Hammel earns first win in win over Cardinals

    Royals Hammel earns first win in win over Cardinals

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    Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each homered and Jason Hammel earned his first victory of the season as the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 on Tuesday night.

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    Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each homered and Jason Hammel earned his first victory of the season as the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-1 on Tuesday night.

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  • Mikolas gets 1st shutout, O'Neill homers, Cards beat Royals

    Mikolas gets 1st shutout, O'Neill homers, Cards beat Royals

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:16 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:16:36 GMT
    The Cardinals won for the third time in four games and beat the Royals for the fifth straight time. (File photo)The Cardinals won for the third time in four games and beat the Royals for the fifth straight time. (File photo)
    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Miles Mikolas pitched a four-hitter for his first career shutout and Tyler O'Neill homered for the third straight game and drove in four runs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.

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    Miles Mikolas pitched a four-hitter for his first career shutout and Tyler O'Neill homered for the third straight game and drove in four runs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.

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  • Merrifield, Perez power Royals to 5-2 win over Yankees

    Merrifield, Perez power Royals to 5-2 win over Yankees

    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    Whit Merrifield had three hits, stole three bases and scored twice off CC Sabathia in the first four innings, Jakob Junis held down the Yankees' potent offense and Kansas City beat New York 5-2 on Friday night.

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    Whit Merrifield had three hits, stole three bases and scored twice off CC Sabathia in the first four innings, Jakob Junis held down the Yankees' potent offense and Kansas City beat New York 5-2 on Friday night.

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  • Royals option five players to triple-A Omaha

    Royals option five players to triple-A Omaha

    Sunday, March 18 2018 12:44 PM EDT2018-03-18 16:44:56 GMT
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    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has optioned pitchers Miguel Almonte, Sam Gaviglio and Trevor Oaks, catcher Cam Gallagher and infielder Ramón Torres to Omaha (AAA).

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    The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has optioned pitchers Miguel Almonte, Sam Gaviglio and Trevor Oaks, catcher Cam Gallagher and infielder Ramón Torres to Omaha (AAA).

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  • Royals sign Justin Grimm to a 1-year deal

    Royals sign Justin Grimm to a 1-year deal

    Sunday, March 18 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-03-18 16:34:19 GMT
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    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have signed right-handed pitcher Justin Grimm to a one-year Major League contract for the 2018 season. 

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    The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have signed right-handed pitcher Justin Grimm to a one-year Major League contract for the 2018 season. 

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  • Royals agree to terms with remaining pre-arbitration eligible players

    Royals agree to terms with remaining pre-arbitration eligible players

    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:45 PM EST2018-02-24 18:45:41 GMT
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    The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)The Royals have lost nine of 10 and have dropped 23 of 33 home games. (File photo)

    The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms on 2018 Major League contracts with several players

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    The Kansas City Royals announced today that the club has agreed to terms on 2018 Major League contracts with several players

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  • Voting for MLB All-Star Game ends June 30, as nine Kansas City Royals eligible

    Voting for MLB All-Star Game ends June 30, as nine Kansas City Royals eligible

    Tuesday, June 28 2016 6:59 AM EDT2016-06-28 10:59:46 GMT

    Kansas City Royals fans have the opportunity to stack the American League All-Star Team.

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    Kansas City Royals fans have the opportunity to stack the American League All-Star Team.

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  • Paralyzed Royals fan meets his heroes: The team's announcers

    Paralyzed Royals fan meets his heroes: The team's announcers

    Sunday, April 3 2016 4:31 PM EDT2016-04-03 20:31:52 GMT

    The Kansas City Royals success has meant different things to different people but, for one young Kansas City man, the team’s broadcasts have been very special.

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    The Kansas City Royals success has meant different things to different people but, for one young Kansas City man, the team’s broadcasts have been very special.

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  • Arson suspected at bar where Zach Randolph's brother killed

    Arson suspected at bar where Zach Randolph's brother killed

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:11 PM EDT2018-06-18 00:11:20 GMT
    Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there.More >
    Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there.More >
  • Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

    Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:10 PM EDT2018-06-18 00:10:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Dustin Johnson misses a putt on the 18th green during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Dustin Johnson misses a putt on the 18th green during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y.
    The toughest test at US Open is getting Shinnecock Hills in the right condition for a memorable final round.More >
    The toughest test at US Open is getting Shinnecock Hills in the right condition for a memorable final round.More >
  • Fleetwood ties Open mark with final-round 63, finishes 2nd

    Fleetwood ties Open mark with final-round 63, finishes 2nd

    Sunday, June 17 2018 8:01 PM EDT2018-06-18 00:01:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Tommy Fleetwood of England, waves to spectators after finishing the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Tommy Fleetwood of England, waves to spectators after finishing the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y.
    Somehow tying US Open record with final-round 63 wasn't totally satisfying for Tommy Fleetwood; he wanted a 62.More >
    Somehow tying US Open record with final-round 63 wasn't totally satisfying for Tommy Fleetwood; he wanted a 62.More >
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