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Topeka Capital-Journal May 18, 2015

Moustakas focuses on beating shift

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Everyone in the Royals dugout was hanging on the top step when Mike Moustakas stepped to the plate Friday night. He had already accomplished three legs of the cycle, and all that was missing was a home run. Yankees reliever Jose Ramirez delivered the pitch, one that the left-handed Moustakas could only try poking to right field. He nearly got enough of it anyway, the ball floating through the air for what seemed like an eternity before bouncing halfway up the outfield wall. read more
New York Post May 16, 2015

Suddenly hot Sabathia survives Pirela bloopers in Yanks win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jose Pirela’s shaky hands threatened to squeeze the life out of CC Sabathia’s solid outing. Instead of turning Mike Moustakas’ routine ground ball into a double...
Topeka Capital-Journal May 15, 2015

Moustakas nearly hits for cycle in Royals' 12-3 win over Yankees

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mike Moustakas fell just shy of history on Friday night, but he and the Kansas City Royals still ended up with something pretty rewarding. Moustakas had four hits but didn’t get the homer he needed for the cycle. That didn’t matter much on the scoreboard, however. Fueled by Moustakas’ hitting spree and a career-high five RBIs by Lorenzo Cain, the Royals routed the New York Yankees 12-1 on Friday at Kauffman Stadium. read more
Topeka Capital-Journal May 15, 2015

Alcides Escobar, Mike Moustakas leading by example

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — To many, it started out looking more like a question than an answer with Alcides Escobar batting first and Mike Moustakas hitting second in Kansas City’s lineup. But a month and a half into the season, Escobar and Moustakas are looking more like mainstays as they have played key roles in the Royals’ early-season success, setting the table for the middle of the order. read more
Topeka Capital-Journal May 11, 2015

Moustakas available for Monday's game at Texas

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Third baseman Mike Moustakas has been reinstated from the bereavement/family emergency list, the Kansas City Royals announced Monday. Moustakas will be available to play in Monday night’s game against the Texas Rangers. First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. In an offsetting roster move, the Royals optioned Orlando Calixte to Triple-A Omaha.
Topeka Capital-Journal Apr 27, 2015

Royals keep Kluber winless, top Indians

CLEVELAND — Alex Gordon, Mike Moustakas and the Kansas City Royals kept AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber winless this season, beating the Cleveland Indians 6-2 Monday night. Kluber (0-3) gave up six runs, four of them earned, and 10 hits in 6 1-3 innings. After going 18-9 last year, he hasn’t won in five starts and has a 4.24 ERA. Gordon drove in two runs, and had a go-ahead double in the sixth. Moustakas had four hits, including an RBI single in the seventh, and is 11 for 25 lifetime against Kluber. read more

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