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Topeka Capital-Journal 9 hours ago

Moustakas, Morales power Royals past Rays 5-3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBIs, Kendrys Morales kept up his torrid two-out hitting and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 on Saturday night. Morales had an RBI single and Moustakas a run-scoring double off Jake Odorizzi (6-7) as the Royals grabbed a 4-3 lead in the fifth. Morales leads the majors with 47 RBIs with two outs this season, breaking the team record of 46 set by Joe Randa in 2000. Lorenzo Cain had a run-scoring single in the sixth, and Moustakas added an RBI single in the ninth. read more
The Ledger 8 hours ago

Rays can't find way to put away Royals

Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBIs, Kendrys Morales kept up his torrid two-out hitting and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 on Saturday night.
Tampa Tribune 10 hours ago

Rays lose another to Royals at the Trop

ST. PETERSBURG -- It was going to take more than a home run from the man of the hour on Kevin Kiermaier Outlaw Action Figure night for the Tampa Bay Rays to find a way around the Kansas City Royals, and that did not happen. Kiermaier's two-run homer capped a three-run fourth inning
DRaysBay 9 hours ago

Rays 3, Royals 6: And we woulda won it too, if it weren't for those Medlen kids

Rays rally comes too soon Well, you can't say the Rays didn't have their chances. After falling behind 2-0 in the top of the fourth -- thanks to some infuriating Royals hitting and an explicable error when Asdrubal Cabrera failed to look a sure double play liner all the way into his glove -- the Rays...

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Topeka Capital-Journal Aug 21, 2015

Cueto stumbles as Red Sox beat Royals 7-2

BOSTON — Johnny Cueto had his worst start since coming to Kansas City just before the trading deadline, and the Boston Red Sox beat the AL Central-leading Royals 7-2 on Friday night to send them to their second straight loss. Cueto (2-2) had allowed just six runs in four previous starts for the Royals. He allowed six earned runs and 13 hits on Friday, striking out three before leaving after six innings. The Royals also committed two errors, leading to another run. read more
The Republican Aug 21, 2015
Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals: NESN TV schedule, live stream, 5 things to watch (8/21-8/23)

Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals: NESN TV schedule, live stream, 5 things to watch (8/21-8/23)

The Boston Red Sox looking pretty good heading into the weekend, all things considered.
The Republican Aug 21, 2015
Can Boston Red Sox learn from Kansas City Royals' 'best farm system ever'?

Can Boston Red Sox learn from Kansas City Royals' 'best farm system ever'?

The Boston Red Sox have plenty of young talent, and the Kansas City Royals have used an elite farm system to improve their major-league club in a variety of ways.
The Republican Aug 21, 2015

Wade Miley pitches into eighth as Boston Red Sox top Kansas City Royals

Boston Red Sox pitcher Wade Miley had one of his better outings of the year in a win over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday.
Topeka Capital-Journal Aug 20, 2015

Boston's Miley halts Kansas City's five-game winning streak

BOSTON — Ryan Hanigan drove in two runs and scored another on Jackie Bradley Jr.’s triple to help the Boston Red Sox beat Kansas City 4-1 Thursday night, ending the Royals’ five-game winning streak. Wade Miley (10-9) left in the eighth inning, allowing just one run. The Red Sox are 5-2 under bench coach Torey Lovullo, who took over last week when manager John Farrell announced that is being treated for cancer. Mookie Betts, Travis Shaw and Xander Bogaerts had two hits apiece for Boston. read more
Topeka Capital-Journal Aug 20, 2015

Royals complete sweep of Reds with 4-3 win; Ben Zobrist notches four hits

CINCINNATI — Four hits in one game is nothing new to Ben Zobrist. Seeing a team mess up an Infield Fly Rule situation? That's another story. VideoIcon:  off read more
Columbus Dispatch Aug 20, 2015

Royals 4, Reds 3: Kansas City completes sweep of Reds

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};CINCINNATI — Lorenzo Cain had a tie-breaking RBI single in the second inning, Ben Zobrist had four hits and Kansas City benefited from a Cincinnati baserunning gaffe as the Royals beat the Reds 4-3 Wednesday night to complete a two-game sweep.
Red Reporter Aug 19, 2015

Reds vs. Royals, Game 2: Preview and Predictions Thread

Kansas City Royals @ Cincinnati Reds Wednesday, August 19, 2015 7:10 PM EDTGABP Keyvius Sampson vs. Jeremy Guthrie Sampson gets another shot to impress after his successful start to the rotation. Could he be a mainstay there for the rest of the season? The big Reds news is that this is the beginning of the "Jason Bourgeois era" as the leadoff hitter, and that Sam LeCure makes his return, taking a break from trying to be Ted Cruz's running mate. They'll face Jeremy Guthrie, who I can't believe is one of the best 5 starters on the Royals. Go Reds! Editor's Note: SB Nation's partner...
Columbus Dispatch Aug 19, 2015

Reds on deck

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Columbus Dispatch Aug 19, 2015

Royals 3, Reds 1, 13 innings: Cincinnati error in 13th loses game

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};CINCINNATI — Ben Zobrist tied the game with a homer in the ninth inning, Jarrod Dyson scored the tie-breaking run from first base on pitcher Ryan Mattheus’ throwing error and the Kansas City Royals went on to a 3-1, 13-inning victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
Topeka Capital-Journal Aug 19, 2015

Royals rally past Reds in 13th inning

CINCINNATI — Ben Zobrist tied the game with a homer in the ninth inning, Jarrod Dyson scored the tie-breaking run from first base on pitcher Ryan Mattheus’ throwing error and the Kansas City Royals went on to a 3-1, 13-inning victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night. Dyson led off the 13th with a single and scored when Mattheus (1-4) threw a sacrifice bunt by Kris Medlen down the right-field line. read more
Topeka Capital-Journal Aug 18, 2015

Local sports briefs for Aug. 18: Royals receive another Sunday Night Baseball appearance

ESPN announced Tuesday that the Kansas City Royals’ game against the Baltimore Orioles on Sept. 13 would be featured on Sunday Night Baseball. The game, originally scheduled for a 12:35 p.m. Topeka time start, will now be played at 7:05 p.m. CHIEFS’ FISHER ‘DAY-TO-DAY’ WITH HIGH-ANKLE SPRAIN: The Kansas City Chiefs announced Tuesday that left tackle Eric Fisher is “day-to-day” with a high-ankle sprain suffered during a training camp drill Monday. The team did not announce a time frame for Fisher’s return. read more
Cincinnati.com Aug 18, 2015
Iglesias shines, but Reds' come up short against Royals

Iglesias shines, but Reds' come up short against Royals

Aroldis Chapman’s save streak at home came to end Tuesday night, just four pitches into the ninth.          
Topeka Capital-Journal Aug 18, 2015

Upon review, replay duties proving no challenge for Royals' Bill Duplissea

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For the horde of fans suddenly in love with the long-dormant Kansas City Royals, last season’s American League wild-card game was a nail-biter until the very end. For Bill Duplissea, the stakes were even higher. “To be honest, the most nervous I’ve ever been — in replay or in life — was the wild-card game,” Duplissea said. “That was by far the most, just because it was all new, and the city was going crazy.” VideoIcon:  off read more

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