Kansas City Royals players

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March 09, 2018 - 10:28 am
Mike Moustakas is staying with the Kansas City Royals in a surprising turn dictated by a historically slow free-agent market. Kansas City agreed Thursday to a one-year contract that guarantees the third baseman $6.5 million, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The...
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Steve & Ted mornings
August 15, 2017 - 8:59 am
Gallagher's shot into the left-field seats in the sixth inning marked the first grand slam by a Royals rookie since Paulo Orlando connected in the first game of a doubleheader against Tampa Bay on July 7, 2015.
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August 08, 2017 - 4:01 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals reinstated Cheslor Cuthbert from the disabled list and optioned fellow infielder Ramon Torres to Triple-A Omaha before their game Tuesday night against St. Louis. Cuthbert had been out with a sprained left wrist. The move allowed the Royals to put Cuthbert at...
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August 06, 2017 - 7:55 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Rookie Jakob Junis pitched eight sharp innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 9-1 to split their doubleheader Sunday. Nelson Cruz homered twice and drove in four runs as the Mariners held off the Royals 8-7 in the first game. Whit Merrifield homered in...
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August 06, 2017 - 1:32 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have put All-Star catcher Salvador Perez on the 10-day disabled list with a strain on the right side of his chest. Perez was injured on a swing in the sixth inning Friday. The five-time All-Star is hitting .278 with 21 home runs and 65 RBIs. Manager...
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Peter Aiken, USA Today
August 04, 2017 - 11:05 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — James Paxton tied a Mariners' record by winning his seventh straight start, and Seattle beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 Friday night to move back over .500. Paxton (12-3) did not allow a hit until Mike Moustakas' single with one out in the fifth, and Brandon Moss' two-out...
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Ted Woodward
July 12, 2017 - 12:37 pm
The American League defeated the National League 2-1 in 10 innings on Tuesday in Miami, at Major League Baseball's 88th All-Star Game. Robinson Cano of the Seattle Mariners hit what would be the game-winning home run in the top of the 10th inning. Pitcher Jason Vargas of the Kansas City Royals,...
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Ted Woodward
July 10, 2017 - 3:01 pm
Major League Baseball's 33rd annual Home Run Derby takes place on Monday night in Miami, prior to Tuesday's annual All-Star Game. Mike Moustakas, who already has a career-high 25 home runs, is among the eight competitors at this year's Home Run Derby. Live coverage of the Home Run Derby begins at 7...
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June 27, 2017 - 11:45 am
KANSAS CITY, MO – With only three days remaining in online voting, the Kansas City Royals want fans to vote for Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Salvador Perez to represent the Club and Kansas City at the 2017 MLB All-Star Game in Miami on Tuesday, July 11. Hosmer and Perez are currently leading at...
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June 24, 2017 - 4:40 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas earned his major league-leading 11th victory, pitching seven efficient innings to lead the surging Kansas City Royals over the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 Saturday. The Royals won for the 11th time in 13 games and moved over .500 for the first time this season at 37-...
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