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Apr 19, 2014
Rotoworld
Mike Moustakas smacked a two-run homer in Friday's win over the Twins.
Topeka Capital-Journal 22 hours ago

Shields, Moustakas lead Royals past Indians

CLEVELAND — James Shields allowed two runs in six innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer to lead the Kansas City Royals to an 8-2 win over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night. Shields (2-2) struck out nine and won his second straight start. Moustakas’ homer sparked Kansas City’s four-run fourth that featured five hits. The Royals are 10-0 when scoring at least four runs. Eric Hosmer had four hits, including an RBI double in the seventh. read more
Rotoworld Apr 19, 2014

Moustakas smacks second homer of season - Mike Moustakas (3B) Kansas City Royals

Mike Moustakas smacked a two-run homer in Friday's win over the Twins.
Topeka Capital-Journal Apr 17, 2014

Mike Moustakas' solo shot in 11th lifts Royals over Astros

HOUSTON — Mike Moustakas homered in the 11th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. Moustakas has been off to a tough start this season and was hitting .098 before his solo shot to the seats in right field off Jerome Williams (0-1) to lead off the 11th. A small group of Royals fans stood and yelled ‘Moooooose’ as he rounded the bases after his first homer this year. Jarrod Dyson singled and added an insurance run on a fielder’s choice. read more
Kansas City Star Apr 12, 2014

KC ace James Shields struggles as Twins hammer Royals 7-1

Starter James Shields surrendered seven runs in the first two inning as the Royals lost to the Twins 7-1 on Saturday in Minneapolis. In the last three seasons, Shields allowed seven runs in a game on six separate occasions. On Saturday, six of the runs were unearned. He is partly to blame for that, as is third baseman Mike Moustakas.
KFFL Apr 9, 2014

Royals | Mike Moustakas snaps skid

Kansas City Royals 3B Mike Moustakas ended his 0-for-21 slump with a single Tuesday, April ...
Kansas City Star Apr 6, 2014

Ned Yost gives Mike Moustakas, hitless in 15 at-bats, the day off

The Royals' manager hinted that the mental break would be worthwhile for Moustakas. The team does not want his early season slump to snowball. "He's pressing a little bit," Yost said. "But not nearly as much as he did last year. He's going to be OK. And that's just signs of maturity."
Kansas City Star Apr 6, 2014

Pull-hitter shift a first for Royals' Mike Moustakas

An unfamiliar sight greeted Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas in the first game of this season. In his second at-bat, the Tigers positioned themselves in a dramatic shift along the right side of the infield.

Sunday's lineup: Moustakas, Aoki get day off in first home series finale

As expected, Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas has the day off as the Royals face Chicago lefty Chris Sale. Nori Aoki is also on the bench.
Kansas City Star Apr 5, 2014

Ned Yost giving hitless Mike Moustakas, Alcides Escobar time to get out of slumps

Mike Moustakas opened the 2014 season with no hits in 12 at-bats. Alcides Escobar is hitless in 11 at-bats. But Royals manager Ned Yost intends to allow them plenty of opportunities to wrench themselves out of early-season slumps.

Kevin Haskin: Some revelations occur as Royals claim home opener

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Some questions nagging at every Kansas City Royals fan were answered Friday in the club’s home opener at Kauffman Stadium. For the record: ■ Mike Moustakas keeps his zipper closed in the new open-barn door stance he has used during an 0-for-12 slump to begin the season. ■ All-Star pitchers do not always oppose the Royals. When they don’t, the club is capable of banging out as many hits (13) as it managed in two losses against Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer at Detroit. read more
ESPN Fantasy Baseball Apr 2, 2014

Fantasy Baseball: Mike Moustakas

Tristan Cockcroft likes Mike Moustakas to continue his impressive numbers from spring training into the regular season.

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