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September 08, 2019 - 3:11 pm
The Miami Marlins handed the Kansas City Royals a particularly stunning loss Sunday afternoon, 9-0. Sandy Alcantara became the first Marlins pitcher with two shutouts in his rookie season since Dontrelle Willis, and Miami beat the Kansas City Royals 9-0 Sunday. Alcantara (5-12) threw a four-hitter...
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June 15, 2019 - 10:53 pm
C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double , making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a 5-4 comeback victory by the Twins over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Jorge Soler sent Odorizzi (10-2) and the Twins to an...
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Peter Aiken - USA TODAY Sports
September 30, 2018 - 6:05 pm
Carlos Carrasco and Trevor Bauer combined for a five-hitter, Francisco Lindor homered and scored twice, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Sunday. Carrasco (16-10) was working with a limited pitch count in a tuneup before an anticipated start in Game 2 of the American...
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Raj Mehta - USA TODAY Sports
September 30, 2018 - 3:26 pm
Ned Yost will return as the Royals' manager next year following Kansas City's poorest season since 2005. Kansas City announced a one-year extension Sunday before the season finale against Cleveland. Yost became Royals manager on May 13, 2010, and led the team to the 2015 World Series title, the...
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Raj Mehta - USA TODAY Sports
September 23, 2018 - 5:42 pm
When the Kansas City Royals acquired Brad Keller during last winter's Rule 5 draft, they committed themselves to keep him on the roster all season. As it turned out, that hasn't been a problem. Keller pitched seven strong innings as the Royals held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Sunday...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
September 02, 2018 - 5:28 pm
Meibrys Viloria trotted into the dugout after the sixth inning Sunday, and Royals manager Ned Yost told his recently recalled rookie catcher to help get pitcher Jorge Lopez through one more inning. So when Viloria headed to the bench after the seventh, that task successfully complete, he plopped...
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Kim Klement - USA TODAY Sports
August 23, 2018 - 10:43 pm
A throwing error on Kevin Kiermaier's bases-loaded grounder in the ninth inning helped the Tampa Bay Rays complete a four-game sweep by beating the Kansas City Royals 4-3 on Thursday night. Jake Bauers opened the ninth by drawing a walk from Brian Flynn (4-4) and went to third on C.J. Cron's single...
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Dennis Wierzbicki - USA TODAY Sports
August 19, 2018 - 5:30 pm
Omar Narvaez homered and drove in the go-ahead run with a single, Chicago relievers tossed seven scoreless innings and the White Sox rallied from a six-run deficit for a 7-6 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. Avisail Garcia and Tim Anderson also homered for Chicago, which has won four...
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Jeffrey Becker - USA TODAY Sports
August 05, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Rookie Jake Cave hit his first career grand slam and closer Fernando Rodney survived a chaotic ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Sunday. Rodney gave up Whit Merrifield's fourth hit of the game leading off the ninth, but catcher Mitch Garver threw him out trying...
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Peter Aiken - USA TODAY Sports
July 28, 2018 - 1:41 am
Late Friday night, the Kansas City Royals traded third baseman Mike Moustakas to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for outfielder Brett Phillips and right-handed pitcher Jorge Lopez. Phillips, a 24-year old lefthanded hitter out of Seminole, FL, is hitting .240 (62-for-258) in 71 games with 12...
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