Kelvin Herrera

Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
September 07, 2017 - 10:49 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Twins' Jorge Polanco drove in the go-ahead runs off ailing Kansas City closer Kelvin Herrera with two outs in the ninth inning, and Minnesota rallied to beat the Royals 4-2 on Thursday night. Herrera, who has been dealing with a mild forearm strain, inherited a 2-1 lead...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
July 23, 2017 - 6:23 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Brandon Moss hit a game-ending double off Tyler Clippard that lifted the Kansas City Royals over the White Sox 5-4 Sunday, extending Chicago's longest losing streak in four years to nine games. Whit Merrifield, Jorge Bonifacio and Eric Hosmer hit consecutive home runs off...
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Max Power
July 08, 2017 - 10:16 pm
Four straight walks in the tenth inning gave the Los Angeles Dodgers their second straight victory over the Royals. The Royals had rallied from three runs down to take a 4-3 lead on Salvador Perez's homerun in the top of the eighth inning. The lead didn't last long as Cody Bellinger homered in the...
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Ted Woodward
July 06, 2017 - 11:39 am
Current and former members of the Kansas City Royals bullpen are tearing up Major League Baseball. KC on Wednesday won 9-6 at Seattle in 10 innings. Royals relievers Scott Alexander, Joakim Soria, Mike Minor, and Kelvin Herrera allowed a total of one hit during the final five innings. Minor (5-1)...
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Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
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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Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
April 19, 2017 - 9:55 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas dazzled for the third straight start, the Royals finally scored off Giants ace Madison Bumgarner and Kansas City beat San Francisco 2-0 on Wednesday night to split their two-game series. Vargas (3-0) scattered four hits over seven innings with nine strikeouts...
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April 17, 2017 - 1:41 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alcides Escobar hit an RBI single in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals, boosted by a strong effort from starter Ian Kennedy, edged the Los Angeles Angels 1-0 Sunday for their fourth straight win. Kennedy pitched two-hit ball and struck out 10 over eight innings as...
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April 14, 2017 - 1:49 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas carried a shutout into the eighth, the Royals finally generated some early offense and Kansas City held on to beat Oakland 3-1 on Thursday night and snap an eight-game skid against the A's. Vargas (2-0) scattered four hits and a walk over 7 2/3 innings, striking...
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KNSS
April 02, 2017 - 11:10 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KNSS) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have finalized their 25-man roster for Opening Day, tomorrow against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. The Royals have placed outfielder Jorge Soler on the 10-day disabled list with a left oblique strain. Soler’s D.L...
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