<![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 from Sunday's Royals-Rangers game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91575487.html#storylink=rss Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Sunday’s Royals-Rangers game for live stats and updates from Rustin Dodd, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, and other Star sportswriters, photographers and editors. Edinson Volquez takes the mound for Kansas City; A.J. Griffin gets the start for Texas. First pitch is set for 1:15 p.m. Fox Sports Kansas City will telecast the game.

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Johnny Cueto expected to join Royals at the White House, was never invited http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91559497.html#storylink=rss Cueto pitched in four playoff games for the Royals through their World Series run

He is the second Royals’ player from 2015 to voice his frustrations with the club

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:40:15 CDT

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Fans around baseball rip Royals for not inviting Johnny Cueto to White House http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article91569707.html#storylink=rss Ex-Royals pitcher said he was disappointed not to be included on trip to visit the president

Fans of other teams thought the Royals made a mistake in excluding him

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 08:58:58 CDT

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Yordano Ventura ‘fine’ after another injury scare http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91553732.html#storylink=rss Ventura take a Beltre one-hop hit to his ribs

The Royals say the starter is day-to-day

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:47:19 CDT

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Royals fall 7-4 to Rangers after Joakim Soria stumbles again http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91550427.html#storylink=rss The season is at a crossroads after latest wobble from Joakim Soria

“If they end up selling some guys, we can’t complain," Alex Gordon said

A ninth-inning rally came up short against the Texas bullpen

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:07:09 CDT

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We’ll focus on the home runs, but walks beat the Royals on Saturday night http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article91572392.html#storylink=rss The two Yordano Venturas

Should Joakim Soria be asked to pitch two innings?

Cheslor Cuthbert doesn’t mind the spotlight

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 09:41:55 CDT

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Royals will wait to decide on starter for Tuesday — though signs point to right-hander Dillon Gee http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91536032.html#storylink=rss The club needs another starter for Tuesday’s game against the Angels

The options are likely limited to Dillon Gee or lefty Brian Flynn

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:34:24 CDT

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The best day in a job of a lifetime for White House Press Secretary, Royals fan Josh Earnest http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article91500832.html#storylink=rss White House press secretary Josh Earnest is a lifelong Royals fan

Maybe no one was happier to have them visit Thursday than the Barstow School graduate

Six months from the end of the job, Earnest’s grace and eloquence have distinguished his work despite the turbulent times

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 16:22:10 CDT

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KU alum Nick Collison fits the Royals’ fan mold as he tosses first pitch on Oklahoma City Thunder night http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91536992.html#storylink=rss Collison played basketball at the University of Kansas during 1999-2003

Over time, he's jumped on the Royals’ “bandwagon”

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 20:41:23 CDT

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Danny Duffy dedicates victory to boy who died of cancer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91459217.html#storylink=rss Left-hander met 8-year-old Liam Shipley during a photo shoot for a calendar

Duffy was saddened to hear the news of Shipley’s passing earlier this month

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 01:19:55 CDT

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Why the seventh inning was a big deal in the Royals’ 3-1 win over the Rangers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article91467707.html#storylink=rss Luke Hochevar bridged the gap

Don’t mess with Rougned Odor

Alex Gordon shows signs of life

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 10:41:40 CDT

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Chris Sale sent home for reportedly cutting up White Sox throwback jerseys http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article91530312.html#storylink=rss Chicago starter was scratched from start and sent home “for clubhouse incident”

There were reports that Sale cut up the team’s throwback jerseys

The Twitter world went crazy at the news

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 19:38:30 CDT

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Danny Duffy lifts Royals to 3-1 victory over Rangers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91445692.html#storylink=rss Left-hander gives fifth straight strong start

Royals improve to 48-47

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 22:18:24 CDT

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Lorenzo Cain goes through on-field workout while recovering from hamstring injury http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91403597.html#storylink=rss Royals outfielder injured hamstring June 28

Cain stayed in KC during team’s trip to White House

No decision made on rehab assignment date

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:54:06 CDT

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President Obama honors 2015 World Series champion Royals at White House http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91015117.html#storylink=rss #Yosted, “That’s what speed do!” and other Royals phenomenons get shoutouts from POTUS

But, president says of Royals’ nicknames: “We’re going to have to work on those”

Royals’ involvement in Urban Youth Academy also praised by Obama

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:33:05 CDT

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Royals put imprint on White House http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article91174502.html#storylink=rss The Royals’ 2015 World Series title was celebrated Thursday at the White House

President Barack Obama took note of many of their colorful traits

But it also was a day of deep appreciation

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:44:50 CDT

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Podcast: Rustin Dodd and Vahe Gregorian on the Royals’ White House visit http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article91270102.html#storylink=rss The Star’s Royals beat reporter and sports columnist were in Washington

They discuss what they saw during the team’s visit and President Obama’s speech

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:27:17 CDT

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The Royals have to start playing better — now http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article91061327.html#storylink=rss To lose weight or win ballgames, you gotta quit kidding yourself

The Royals can’t afford to ignore the fundamentals

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:18:17 CDT

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See the White House visit through the eyes of Royals players http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article90999187.html#storylink=rss The team met President Obama on Thursday, but they had time to look around the White House

Here are some of the moments that have been shared on social media

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:13:01 CDT

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Replay: Updates, stats from tonight’s Royals-Rangers game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91461622.html#storylink=rss Follow along as the Royals and Rangers play game two of a three-game series at The K

Yordano Ventura takes the mound for Kansas City; Cole Hamels gets the start for Texas

First pitch is set for 6:15 p.m. Fox Sports 1 will telecast the game

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 07:50:46 CDT The Kansas City Star

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Yordano Ventura assesses his injury after loss to Rangers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91551652.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:18:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91551652.html Photo gallery: Rangers 7, Royals 4 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article91549982.html#storylink=rss Royals starter Yordano Ventura leaves game after line drive bounces off chest in 7-4 loss to Rangers

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Danny Duffy dedicates win to boy who died of cancer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91456237.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 00:22:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91456237.html Photo gallery: Royals 3, Rangers 1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article91449282.html#storylink=rss Royals starter Danny Duffy goes six-plus innings in 3-1 win over Rangers

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Replay: Updates, stats from Friday night's Royals-Rangers game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91361222.html#storylink=rss Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Friday's game between the Royals and the Rangers

Danny Duffy will take the mound for Kansas City; Yu Darvish will start for Texas

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

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:40:16 CDT The Kansas City Star

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Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain 'progressing nicely' after hamstring injury http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91376487.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:28:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91376487.html Why do managers stick to set roles? Happiness is one reason http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/judging-the-royals/article91276972.html#storylink=rss We forget that players are human

Some players have trouble changing roles

Here’s why managers try to get the starting pitcher a win and the closer a save

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:54:49 CDT

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Royals barge into White House media briefing to present gifts http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article90996992.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:05:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article90996992.html Interview with White House press secretary and Royals fan Josh Earnest in West Wing office http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91064412.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:32:58 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article91064412.html Photo gallery: President Obama honors the Royals at White House http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article91048432.html#storylink=rss President Obama honors 2015 World Series champion Royals at White House

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