Major League Baseball

Lorenzo Cain - Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports
June 14, 2017 - 7:27 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mike Moustakas hit his 18th home run leading off the second inning, Jorge Bonifacio and Lorenzo Cain followed with back-to-back shots in the third and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 on Wednesday to complete a two-game sweep. Bonifacio finished with two...
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June 14, 2017 - 1:19 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Alcides Escobar hit a two-run double as part of a six-run sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 8-1 on Tuesday night. Jorge Bonifacio drove in three runs and snapped an 0-for-13 drought, Alex Gordon added two hits and two runs, while Whit...
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Lorenzo Cain - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
June 08, 2017 - 10:42 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lance McCullers took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Jose Altuve hit a two-run homer in a five-run ninth as the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Thursday night. Altuve's ninth home run came off Kelvin Herrera (1-2) with Josh Reddick, who walked on...
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Lorenzo Cain - Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
June 07, 2017 - 11:06 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas tossed five solid innings for his eighth victory, Cheslor Cuthbert drove in three runs and the Kansas City Royals defeated the Houston Astros 7-5 on Wednesday night. The anticipated pitching duel between Vargas (8-3) and Dallas Keuchel, who have the two best...
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Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
June 06, 2017 - 10:50 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mike Moustakas hit a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning after Kansas City rallied from a six-run deficit, and the Royals snapped the Houston Astros' 11-game winning streak with a 9-7 victory Tuesday night. Moustakas drove an 0-1 pitch from Ken Giles (1-2) out to...
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Eric Hosmer - Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
June 05, 2017 - 10:57 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yuli Gurriel hit a three-run homer, Brian McCann had a two-run shot and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 7-3 on Monday night for their 11th straight win. It's the longest winning streak in the majors this season and one shy of the Astros' record. They won 12...
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Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
June 05, 2017 - 3:24 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Roberto Perez and Daniel Robertson helped the Indians batter Royals pitcher Eric Skoglund before a long rain delay washed out both starters, and Cleveland went on to beat Kansas City 8-0 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. Perez and Robertson ripped two-run doubles off...
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Lorenzo Cain - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
May 31, 2017 - 10:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — J.D. Martinez and Justin Upton hit two-run doubles with two outs in the third inning as the Detroit Tigers held off the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Wednesday night. Royals starter Ian Kennedy (0-5) walked the bases loaded before giving up the doubles on consecutive pitches...
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Eric Skoglund - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
May 30, 2017 - 10:18 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eric Skoglund pitched 6 1/3 innings of two-hit ball in his major league debut, helping the Kansas City Royals beat Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Tuesday night. Skoglund, a 2014 third-round draft pick out of Central Florida, struck out five and walked one...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
May 29, 2017 - 10:38 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez each drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers came from behind to beat the Kansas City Royals 10-7 on Monday night. The Tigers scored four runs in the eighth, highlighted by Cabrera's two-run single. Cabrera, who reached base four times,...
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