<![CDATA[Baseball News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:23 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:23 CST Baseball 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Tommy Hunter agrees to 1-year contract with Indians http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60125206.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:47:01 CST The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60125206.html Dodgers pitcher Frankie Montas has rib surgery http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60174796.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 21:16:07 CST The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60174796.html Closer Aroldis Chapman agrees with Yankees at $11,325,000 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60120906.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:12:00 CST The Associated Press]]> 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16:21:02 CST The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60102161.html Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia 1st to draw lifetime drug ban http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article60099386.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:32:00 CST By RONALD BLUM ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article60099386.html Eric O'Flaherty agrees to minor league contract with Pirates http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60027586.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:55:59 CST The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60027586.html NL East teams at the start of spring training http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60024736.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:17:03 CST The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60024736.html NL West teams at the start of spring training http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60021006.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:17:03 CST The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60021006.html NL Central teams at the start of spring training http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60020986.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:17:05 CST The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article60020986.html How the Twins found, and signed, Miguel Sano http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60338336.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:00:00 CST By CHIP SCOGGINS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60338336.html Peter Schmuck: Orioles must weigh competitive future in decision to pursue Gallardo, Fowler http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60247941.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 02:00:00 CST By PETER SCHMUCK ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60247941.html With his dad's help, Rangers catcher Chirinos gives back 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No team has repeated in 16 years, and no champ has made it back to the World Series in seven

Danny Duffy is going to be good, somewhere

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Seventy five years ago, father-son battery made baseball history with Kansas City Monarchs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article59901516.html#storylink=rss A lifelong KC resident, Frank Duncan Jr. was an established Negro Leagues catcher

His son, Frank Duncan III, was a rookie pitcher just entering the game in 1941

Today, elder Duncan’s grandson urges Hall of Fame to rethink stance on segregation-era players

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Royals 2016 spring training roster breakdown http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article60091741.html#storylink=rss A look at all the players who will be at spring training for the Royals

Pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 18 with the full squad reporting on Feb. 22

The Royals’ spring-training home is in Surprise, Ariz.

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Does it take skill to drive in runs? Rusty Kuntz says yes http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article59986236.html#storylink=rss Royals coach Rusty Kuntz notes that some batters will expand the strike zone when runners are on base

Players who are good at driving in runs will be more patient

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Royals agree to a 2-year, $14.3 million deal with Mike Moustakas, avoiding arbitration http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article59941166.html#storylink=rss The third baseman batted .284 with a .348 on-base percentage and 22 homers in 2015

The deal comes a week before pitchers and catchers report to spring training

Royals general manager Dayton Moore has never gone to arbitration with a player

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Five of top moments in Mike Moustakas' career http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article59994801.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:50:11 CST http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article59994801.html Indians sign relief pitcher Tommy Hunter to one-year deal http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60170261.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 02:00:00 CST By RYAN LEWIS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60170261.html Brian Sabean: Tim Lincecum a 'long shot' to return to Giants http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60168631.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 02:00:00 CST By ANDREW BAGGARLY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article60168631.html Over and out: Some MLB teams open with little playoff shot http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article60054651.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:02:02 CST By RONALD BLUM ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article60054651.html 32-year-old Rangers rookie found 'new life,' mysterious pitch in Japan http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article59977186.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 02:00:00 CST By GERRY FRALEY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article59977186.html