<![CDATA[MLB Kansas City Royals Baseball Schedule, Scores & News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/ en-us Fri, 19 Feb 2016 18:32:29 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 19 Feb 2016 18:32:29 CST Royals 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Live updates, stats from Friday night’s Royals-Phillies game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article87191282.html#storylink=rss Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Friday's game between the Royals and Philadelphia Phillies for live stats and updates from Rustin Dodd, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, and other Star sportswriters and editors. First pitch is set for 6:05 p.m. Fox Sports Kansas City will telecast the game.

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 16:59:41 CDT The Kansas City Star

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Royals’ Kendrys Morales unlikely to play right field after interleague play http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article87306727.html#storylink=rss Morales made his third straight start in right field Friday

But the Royals have just five interleague road games remaining

Manager Ned Yost is comfortable with his current outfield rotation

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 19:56:54 CDT

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The Royals are doing something that hasn’t been done since World War II, so what gives? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article87106337.html#storylink=rss The Royals are on pace for more than 50 wins at home, and 50 losses on the road

No team has had this kind of split since 1945

Let’s go through some of the possible explanations

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 09:30:58 CDT

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Kendrys Morales ends June white-hot, leads Royals to 4-2 victory over Cardinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article87059552.html#storylink=rss Morales crushed a 456-foot home run, giving the Royals some insurance as they secured a rivalry series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals

Kansas City could only keep pace with the Cleveland Indians, remaining six games out of first in the American League Central

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 21:26:13 CDT

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Royals’ Mike Moustakas pays tribute to World War II veteran who died last week http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article87174772.html#storylink=rss Third baseman met Benedict Lohman Sr. at the Royals’ second game of the season

That meeting was a thrill for Moustakas, who expressed his gratitude for Lohman’s service for the country

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:55:15 CDT

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Royals left fielder Alex Gordon is back in the leadoff spot http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86997417.html#storylink=rss Ned Yost said he wanted to maximize Gordon’s ability to get on base

It’s the second intriguing lineup change in the last two days

Second baseman Whit Merrifield will bat second

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:35:08 CDT

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Salvador Perez and the home-plate umpire shared an in-game hug http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article87098487.html#storylink=rss In a funny moment, Royals catcher was trying to get to a foul ball but was blocked by the ump

The two shared a laugh after the ball fell to the ground

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:37:56 CDT

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Statcast breaks down Kendrys Morales’ mammoth home run http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article87094637.html#storylink=rss Right fielder/designated hitter crushed a mammoth shot in Thursday’s 4-2 win at St. Louis

Even the Cardinals pitcher was impressed by the blast

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:57:12 CDT

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Former Royals catcher Brayan Peña saw potential in Salvador Perez http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86926882.html#storylink=rss Pena, 34, was a reserve catcher in Kansas City when Perez debuted

He is currently serving as the backup for Yadier Molina in St. Louis

He praised general manager Dayton Moore for his patience

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:33:28 CDT

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Royals On The Farm: Brooks Pounders thriving since move to bullpen http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article86841837.html#storylink=rss Right-hander has seen an increase in strikeouts and a decrease in walks at Class AAA Omaha

Starter Miguel Almonte has struggled this season

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:51:41 CDT

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Royals charity event to blame for brown spots in Kauffman Stadium outfield, forcing repairs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86924602.html#storylink=rss Dead spots were visible in The K’s outfield in recent home stand

Setup for Diamond of Dreams, which raised $350,000 for military families, led to the turf issues

The club says it will have field repaired by next week

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:25:52 CDT

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Alcides Escobar doubles home Whit Merrifield, Royals outlast Cardinals 3-2 in 12 innings http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86816112.html#storylink=rss Escobar’s drive tucks inside the foul line, ricochets off right fielder Stephen Piscotty

Reliever Chien-Ming Wang finishes off the game with two scoreless innings

KC closer Wade Davis can’t protect 1-0 lead in bottom of the ninth

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:59:05 CDT

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Royals expect Lorenzo Cain back after All-Star break once injured hamstring heals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86650637.html#storylink=rss Center fielder injured in Tuesday night’s game against St. Louis

Club on Wednesday put him on the 15-day disabled list

Brett Eibner was recalled from Class AAA Omaha

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:14:14 CDT

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Watch Royals’ Kendrys Morales flash the leather in right field http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article86798872.html#storylink=rss While playing the outfield for the first time since 2008, Royals slugger made a dazzling play

Morales took an extra-base hit away from the Cardinals’ Matt Carpenter

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:09:37 CDT

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After Lorenzo Cain goes down with hamstring injury, Brett Eibner returns to Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86740642.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:56:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86740642.html Royals stat check: More on Kendrys Morales’ (brief) MLB career as an outfielder http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article86707882.html#storylink=rss Morales has limited outfield experience in majors

Royals starters on pace for new MLB record

KC surging defensively

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 16:25:46 CDT

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Ned Yost says he’s open to playing Kendrys Morales in right field in Royals’ interleague games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86528717.html#storylink=rss Royals are preparing for five games under National League rules

The club has toyed with Morales logging time in the outfield before

The gambit remains unlikely, but the Kansas City manager insists it is not crazy

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:48:43 CDT

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Replay: Updates, stats from Thursday night’s Royals-Cardinals game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86946222.html#storylink=rss Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Thursday’s Royals-Cardinals game for updates

First pitch is set for 6:15 p.m. Fox Sports Kansas City will telecast the game

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:00:26 CDT The Kansas City Star

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Omar Infante sends his thanks to Royals fans http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article86631867.html#storylink=rss Former KC second baseman shows his gratitude to supporters on his Instagram account

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 11:47:03 CDT

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Lorenzo Cain injures hamstring in Royals’ 8-4 loss to the Cardinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86563682.html#storylink=rss Royals starter Yordano Ventura allows seven earned runs in five-plus innings

Royals drop six games behind American League Central-leading Cleveland Indians

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 22:16:04 CDT

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Sam Mellinger tries to make sense of the Royals' historic home-road split http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article87193637.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:55:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article87193637.html Photo gallery: Royals 4, Cardinals 2 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article87184312.html#storylink=rss Kendrys Morales ends June white-hot, leads Royals to 4-2 victory over Cardinals

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Kendrys Morales lifts the Royals over the Cardinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article87074042.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:06:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article87074042.html Royals outlast Cardinals 3-2 in 12 innings http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86821862.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 02:03:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86821862.html Here is the play in which Royals’ Lorenzo Cain was injured http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article86593417.html#storylink=rss Center fielder left Tuesday’s game against the Cardinals after trying to reach on an infield hit

Cain has a hamstring strain, according to manager Ned Yost

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:12:31 CDT

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Royals' Eric Hosmer on Michael Wacha's stuff, Lorenzo Cain's injury http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86569732.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:14:30 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86569732.html Photo gallery: Cardinals 8, Royals 4 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article86567007.html#storylink=rss Lorenzo Cain leaves game in 7th with strained hamstring in 8-4 loss to Cardinals

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Replay: Updates, stats from Tuesday night’s Royals-Cardinals game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86423942.html#storylink=rss Follow along as the Royals and Cardinals play game two of a four-game interleague series

Yordano Ventura takes the mound for Kansas City; Michael Wacha gets the start for St. Louis

First pitch is set for 7:15 p.m.; Fox Sports Kansas City will telecast the game

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:49:49 CDT The Kansas City Star

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Third baseman Hunter Dozier, outfielder Jorge Bonifacio selected to represent Royals in Futures Game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86457972.html#storylink=rss Dozier, 24, is a former first-round pick in 2013

Bonifacio, 23, has been a consistent producer at Class AAA Omaha

Both players will be in San Diego for the annual showcase on July 10

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:56:33 CDT

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Royals pitcher Kelvin Herrera remembers his All-Star Futures Game in 2011 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86509857.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:50:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article86509857.html