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Kara Marxer
November 14, 2017 - 7:25 am
After downplaying his injuries suffered in a fall from a deer tree stand on his property in rural Georgia, Royals manager Ned Yost says he almost died from the accident. Yost, 62, broke four ribs and crushed his pelvis in the 20-foot fall about 60 miles from Atlanta. Yost said he was lucky to have...
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Marc LaVoie
November 09, 2017 - 6:58 am
Major League Baseball named Mike Moustakas of the Kansas City Royals its American League Comeback Player of the Year after the third baseman hit a team-record 38 home runs in 2017. Moustakas, 29, missed all but 27 games in 2016 because of a knee injury. His home run total this past season surpassed...
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Marc LaVoie
October 05, 2017 - 6:02 am
The city of Kansas City is sponsoring studies that could lead to a new home for the Royals downtown. The idea of a downtown stadium is popular among some who want to be close to restaurant and entertainment venues. Kauffman Stadium, located ten miles east at I-70 and I-435, is relatively easy to...
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Michael Ronnebaum
September 29, 2017 - 4:58 am
This weekend could mark the end of an era of Kansas City baseball as key players in the magical 2014 and 2015 seasons could be playing their final games in Royals blue. November 1, 2015 the crown came back to Kauffman. Beating the Mets in 12 innings, it was the first time in 30 years the Royals...
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Marc LaVoie
September 20, 2017 - 6:11 am
Among the people caught up in the danger and drama from the Mexico City 7.1 magnitude earthquake is person who portrays Sluggerrr, the Kansas City Royals' costumed mascot. Several mascots from Major League Baseball teams are in the Mexican capital to promote the sport. They had visits scheduled at...
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April 04, 2017 - 12:03 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Miguel Sano homered and drew the third bases-loaded walk for Minnesota during a dreadful seventh inning for Kansas City's bullpen as the Ervin Santana and the Twins beat the Royals 7-1 on Monday for their first opening victory in nine years. Santana (1-0) gave up just two hits...
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Marc LaVoie
April 03, 2017 - 4:53 am
The Kansas City Royals open the major league season today with a road game at Minnesota. First pitch is 3:10 p.m. at Target Field. Danny Duffy gets the start for Kansas City after his breakthrough 2016 season in which he went 12-3 with a 3.51 ERA. Duffy faces the Twins' Ervin Santana. The Royals...
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