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Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
July 06, 2017 - 1:48 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer in the 10th, Alex Gordon added a two-out RBI single later in the inning and the Kansas City Royals completed a three-game sweep with a 9-6 win over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. Perez drove the second pitch from reliever James Pazos (2-2...
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Eric Hosmer - Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports
July 04, 2017 - 9:09 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Whit Merrifield hit the first pitch of the game from Felix Hernandez for his seventh home run, Mike Moustakas added his 24th homer of the season, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 7-3 on Tuesday for their fifth win in six games. Kansas City knocked around Hernandez...
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Joe Nicholson - USA TODAY Sports
July 04, 2017 - 5:31 am
SEATTLE (AP) - Ian Kennedy allowed one run pitching into the seventh inning, Mike Moustakas and Alex Gordon both hit solo home runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Monday night. Kennedy (3-6) won his third straight decision with one of his best performances of the...
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Ted Woodward
July 03, 2017 - 11:27 am
Two members of the Kansas City Royals have been named to represent the American League at Major League Baseball's All-Star Game; the annual summer classic is next week in Miami. Royals starting pitcher Jason Vargas will be making his first All-Star appearance. He has a 12-3 record this season with...
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Peter Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
July 03, 2017 - 2:34 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alcides Escobar had two hits and two RBIs and Scott Alexander picked up his first major league victory as the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday. The Royals have won 15 of 21 games to move a game above .500 and into a tie with the Twins for second...
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Max Power
July 01, 2017 - 11:45 pm
The Royals split the rare day/night doubleheader against the Twins at Kaufman Stadium. 4 homeruns in game one powered their 11 to 6 victory. In the nightcap Minnesota used a 14 hit attack and scored 4 runs in the fifth, 3 runs in the sixth, and 3 more in the ninth to win 10-5. The series wraps up...
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Steven Branscombe - USA TODAY Sports
July 01, 2017 - 6:09 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mike Moustakas hit his 22nd home run and Alex Gordon connected for a three-run shot as the Kansas City Royals rallied from a four-run deficit to defeat the Minnesota Twins 11-6 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Saturday. Moustakas tied his season high for home runs...
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Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports
July 01, 2017 - 12:55 am
Shooting guard Ron Baker says he is returning to the New York Knicks. Baker wrote on Twitter early Saturday that he is "excited to be returning to the Knicks next season." Baker was an undrafted free agent out of Wichita State who appeared in 52 games for the Knicks as a rookie last season. Baker...
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