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Topeka Capital-Journal Mar 22, 2015

Hosmer, Moustakas, Rios lead Royals past Giants, 4-2

SURPRISE, Ariz. — Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Alex Rios each had two hits as the Kansas City Royals defeated a San Francisco Giants split squad, 4-2, on Sunday. Hosmer, who hiked his batting average to .353, doubled in the fourth and scored on Rios’ single. Rios also doubled in the sixth and scored on Salvador Perez’s single. Moustakas had an RBI double in the sixth. “We swung the bats good,” Royals manager Ned Yost said. “Hos had some good at-bats. It was a good day.” read more

Rios homers again as Royals top Reds

SURPRISE, Ariz. — The Kansas City Royals signed Alex Rios in the offseason hoping he would provide some power. They probably didn’t think he’d deliver so soon. Rios hit his third home run of the spring on Saturday, Danny Duffy was sharp in his return to the mound and the Kansas City Royals held off the Cincinnati Reds 3-2. read more

Royals' spring trainer opener a blast

SURPRISE, Ariz. — Eric Hosmer joined Royals newcomers Kendrys Morales and Alex Rios in hitting consecutive first-inning homers, and AL champion Kansas City routed the Texas Rangers 13-2 on Wednesday in the spring training opener for both teams. Hosmer hit a three-run shot off Rangers starter Colby Lewis that landed on the grassy berm beyond the center-field fence. Morales followed with a shot to right field and Rios went deep to left, giving Kansas City a 6-0 lead before Lewis had recorded an out. read more

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