<![CDATA[KC Royals MLB World Series News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/ en-us Mon, 11 May 2015 22:00:10 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 11 May 2015 22:00:10 CDT Royals 60 Lorenzo Cain slides home as Royals rally to beat Twins 3-2 in 10 innings http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26479882.html#storylink=rss The Royals Lorenzo Cain slid under Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki’s tag Friday as Jarrod Dyson’s chopper to first base produced the game-winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning. Jeremy Guthrie pitched 7.1 gutsy innings in settling for a no-decision, and AL Central-leading Kansas City ended a four-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over second-place Minnesota.

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Royals add Dusty Coleman to roster, demote Christian Colon to Class AAA Omaha http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article26354050.html#storylink=rss Dusty Coleman, who played at Wichita State, split time between Class AA Northwest Arkansas and Class AAA Omaha this past season.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:46:36 CDT

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Yordano Ventura returns to KC to throw a side session in bullpen http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article26422705.html#storylink=rss Right-hander Yordano Ventura threw a 30-pitch side session in the Royals’ bullpen before Friday’s game against the Twins.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:19:13 CDT

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Dusty Coleman and major league debuts — have a heart http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article26488762.html#storylink=rss Big league debuts can be nerve-wracking: the new guy shows up and the carnival starts. He’s got to meet dozens of new teammates and coaches. Before the game starts everyone in the media wants a piece of him, the new kid on the block is a good story. Coaches are trying to cram information down the kid’s throat, there’s a lot he needs to absorb before 7:10. He might have family and friends flying in at the last second to see his debut; he’s got to get them tickets and make sure they’re taken care of. He might try to watch some video or read scouting reports, but how much is he absorbing?

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Sat, 04 Jul 2015 08:29:31 CDT

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Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie is master of his own psyche http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article26481742.html#storylink=rss Since disaster struck the Royals’ starter in the Bronx, he’s been a staple of consistency.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:59:31 CDT

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Lorenzo Cain comes through for Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26481994.html#storylink=rss Lorenzo Cain bolted home on a weak chopper to first base in the bottom of the 10th inning and avoided the tag, giving the Royals a 3-2 win Friday night at Kauffman Stadium. It was the Royals’ first walkoff win since Salvador Perez sent them to the AL Division Series in last year’s Wild Card game.

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Sat, 04 Jul 2015 00:18:01 CDT

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Eric Hosmer says injured finger feels much better http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article26423689.html#storylink=rss Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer said he still had some discomfort in his injured finger on Thursday but that it was playable. But before Friday’s game against the Twins, Hosmer was optimistic about the finger’s progression.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:31:11 CDT

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Replay: Tweets from Thursday night's Royals-Twins game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26088154.html#storylink=rss Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Thursday night’s Royals-Twins game for live stats and updates from Andy McCullough, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, and other Star sportswriters and editors. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. on Fox Sports Kansas City.

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Royals’ defense pays dividends in more ways than highlight-reel catches http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article26217640.html#storylink=rss In many ways, the Royals owe their June success to their outstanding defnense and run prevention. They went 15-11, extending their division lead from a half-game to 4 1/2, despite scoring just 3.6 runs per game.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:36:47 CDT

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Ask Andy: Why isn’t John Lamb pitching for the Royals? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article26212960.html#storylink=rss The latest edition of The Star’s Royals mailbag tackles issues surrounding the club

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:00:00 CDT

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Eric Hosmer and Noah Wilson a Royal friendship not to be forgotten http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article26210830.html#storylink=rss Eric Hosmer and 6-year-old Noah Wilson, who died of cancer Tuesday, offer the perfect snapshot into the symbiotic relationship between the Royals and their fans.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:50:43 CDT

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KCK native Neil Allen returns to big leagues as Twins pitching coach http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/article26246317.html#storylink=rss Minnesota pitching coach Neil Allen grew up in Kansas City, Kan., and played at Bishop Ward High School. His brother still lives in the area, so Allen is always happy when the Twins play at Kauffman Stadium.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:40:13 CDT

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Royals 2015 regular-season schedule and broadcast information http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article1906507.html#storylink=rss Fox Sports Kansas City is scheduled to broadcast 150 regular-season games. Fox and Fox Sports 1 will carry 10 and ESPN will carry one, the Royals' May 10 "Sunday Night Baseball" game at Detroit. All times and broadcasts listed below are subject to change.

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Three critiques and compliments, for the Royals’ play in June http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article26246557.html#storylink=rss Here is what went right and wrong for the Kansas City Royals in the month of June.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:57:18 CDT

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Royals stumble to fourth loss in a row, drop 2-0 decision to Twins http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26208625.html#storylink=rss The Royals failed to touch Minnesota right-hander Kyle Gibson, a former Missouri Tiger, who struck out seven in eight innings.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:05:31 CDT

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Royals announce parking lot exit changes for Kauffman Stadium http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26062498.html#storylink=rss The Royals on Thursday announced new parking lot exits following home games at Kauffman Stadium.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:55:55 CDT

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What would you give for a Royals bobblehead? http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article26120461.html#storylink=rss Last season’s World Series run has ignited fans’ interest in the gameday giveaways. Royals fans have stood for hours in the heat, offered Schlitterbahn passes in trade and bid, bid, bid on eBay for one of these nodding figures in blue.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:04:20 CDT

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Noah Wilson, Royals fan whose cancer fight drew national attention, dies at age 7 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article25951204.html#storylink=rss Noah Wilson, the Olathe boy whose fight against cancer and passion for the Royals made him a celebrity during Kansas City’s run to the 2014 World Series, died Tuesday night at age 7. Noah had Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:57:38 CDT

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Royals’ Chris Young brings the heat even with a slow fastball http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article26022109.html#storylink=rss None of Chris Young’s pitches is impressive on the surface. His fastball is one of baseball’s slowest, averaging 86 mph, the speed of some of his new Royals teammates’ change-ups. But Young makes up for that in so many ways. He is 6 feet 10 and has a naturally deceptive delivery. Then there’s his competitiveness.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:24:30 CDT

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Houston Astros beat Royals 6-5 to sweep three-game series http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26030653.html#storylink=rss The deciding play in a 6-5 Royals loss to the Houston Astros occurred in an instant, but both clubs waited four minutes and 10 seconds for a replay review in New York to confirm the call at Minute Maid Park: Jose Altuve was safe, a seventh-inning comeback from Kansas City was for naught, and a sweep by the Astros was imminent.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 22:37:01 CDT

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Friday’s Royals-Twins lineups, pitching probables and TV info http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article26419429.html#storylink=rss Here are the lineups as Jeremy Guthrie (6-5, 5.68 ERA) battles Tommy Milone (4-1, 3.19 ERA) at 7:10 p.m. Friday on Fox Sports Kansas City.

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Photo gallery: Twins 2, Royals 0 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26209615.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:30:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article26209615.html Photo gallery: Star Shots, best photos from July 2 http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article26210938.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:57:32 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article26210938.html Yordano Ventura likely to pitch one more rehab start before rejoining Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article26193280.html#storylink=rss Yordano Ventura will “probably” complete at least one more minor-league rehabilitation start before he rejoins the Royals, manager Ned Yost said before Thursday’s series opener against the Twins. Ventura threw 5 1/3 innings for Omaha on Wednesday.

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Meet Dave Webster, the Royals’ guy who puts up the ‘W’ http://www.kansascity.com/living/article25998445.html#storylink=rss The ambassador’s knowledge of Royals history and knack for entertaining led the former Hall of Fame docent to become a minor celebrity at Kauffman Stadium.

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Thursday’s Royals-Twins lineups, pitching probables and TV info http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article26093434.html#storylink=rss Eric Hosmer returns to lineup for the KC Royals as they open a four-game series with Minnesota at Kauffman Stadium.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:19:23 CDT

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Photo gallery: Astros 6, Royals 5 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article26032747.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:22:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article26032747.html Replay: Updates, stats from Wednesday night’s Royals-Astros game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article25951537.html#storylink=rss Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Tuesday night’s Royals-Astros game for live stats and updates from Andy McCullough, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, and other Star sportswriters and editors. First pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. on Fox Sports Kansas City.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 00:29:51 CDT The Kansas City Star

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