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Ned Yost says Alex Gordon was never benched; here’s why he kept playing

Ned Yost says Alex Gordon was never benched; here’s why he kept playing

Back on August 8, it was widely reported Royals manager Ned Yost had “benched” left fielder Alex Gordon. I know, because the next day I wrote about it and used …
Judging the Royals | Kansas City Star 43 mins ago

Ned Yost says Alex Gordon wasn't benched, just got days off to work on swing

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost says he didn't bench Alex Gordon, but gave him time to work on his swing. Yost said Gordon probably took 600 swings on his first day off. …

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Plain Dealer 1 hour ago
Royals take lead over Indians in Step Up to the Plate campaign

Royals take lead over Indians in Step Up to the Plate campaign

The Kansas City Royals have taken a big lead in the Step Up to the Plate campaign against the Cleveland Indians, but the Tribe should gain ground in the initiative that benefits food banks in both cities when Kansas City comes to town this weekend.
Washington Times 18 hours ago

Cuthbert, Escobar lead Royals to 7-4 victory over Indians

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Cheslor Cuthbert homered and drove in three runs, Alcides Escobar also had three RBIs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-4 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. Cam Gallagher also drove in a run for the Royals, who finally got their ...
Plain Dealer 18 hours ago
Cleveland Indians end 8-3 trip with 7-4 loss to Kansas City Royals

Cleveland Indians end 8-3 trip with 7-4 loss to Kansas City Royals

Danny Salazar, for the first time since coming off the disabled list, didn't have it. The Royals knocked him around for six runs on 12 hits in 4 2/3 innings on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.

Those white wristbands: Are big-league umpires too thin-skinned?

On Saturday night the Indians beat the Royals 5-0 and Kansas City is now 7 ½ games back in the American League Central. The game lasted 2 hours and 50 …
Plain Dealer 23 hours ago
Cleveland Indians vs. Kansas City Royals: Live updates and chat, Game 122

Cleveland Indians vs. Kansas City Royals: Live updates and chat, Game 122

Get live Cleveland Indians updates, chat and analysis from Game 122 of the 2017 MLB season at Kauffman Stadium against the Royals.
Plain Dealer Aug 20, 2017
Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals starting lineups for Sunday, Game No. 122

Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals starting lineups for Sunday, Game No. 122

The Indians and Royals end their three-game weekend series on Sunday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium.
Plain Dealer Aug 19, 2017
Cleveland Indians vs. Kansas City Royals: Live updates and chat, Game 121

Cleveland Indians vs. Kansas City Royals: Live updates and chat, Game 121

Get live Cleveland Indians updates, chat and analysis from Game 121 of the 2017 MLB season at Kauffman Stadium against the Royals.
Plain Dealer Aug 19, 2017
Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals starting lineups for Saturday night, Game No. 121

Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals starting lineups for Saturday night, Game No. 121

Trevor Bauer, who faces the Royals on Saturday night, struck out 11 in 6 2/3 innings Monday night at Fenway Park in a 7-3 win over Boston.

When Royals pitchers allow more than four runs, the chances of winning aren’t good

In 2017 when Royals pitchers allow four runs or less, the Royals have a winning record; five runs or more and the Royals have a losing record. The same goes …
Plain Dealer Aug 18, 2017
Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals starting lineups for Friday night, Game No. 120

Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals starting lineups for Friday night, Game No. 120

Indians first baseman Carlos Santana has a team-high eight RBI against the Royals this year.
Washington Times Aug 18, 2017

Royals put Soria on DL, recall reliever McCarthy from minors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Kansas City Royals have placed reliever Joakim Soria on the disabled list with a left oblique strain and recalled right-hander Kevin McCarthy from Triple-A Omaha. Manager Ned Yost says Soria had been dealing with stiffness in his left side for about two weeks, but ...

How to crack the code when facing a pitcher for the first time

This past Wednesday the Royals faced a rookie pitcher they hadn’t seen before and that probably made knowledgeable Royals fans nervous. As those knowledgeable Royals fans already know, their team …
Plain Dealer Aug 18, 2017
Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals series preview, pitching matchups

Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals series preview, pitching matchups

Corey Kluber, who has struck out eight or more batters in 13 straight games, will open the Tribe's three-game against the Royals on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium.

How Alex Gordon’s caught stealing against the A’s helps the Royals against the Indians

In the ninth inning of Wednesday’s game against the Oakland A’s, Royals outfielder Alex Gordon singled and drove in what turned out to be the winning run. Then Gordon tried …

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    Cuthbert, Escobar lead Royals to 7-4 victory over Indians

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