Though he's constantly reminded about the growing list of accolades he's accruing, ace Dallas Keuchel maintains none of it matters after eight shutout innings in the Astros' 4-0 win over the Royals on Tuesday night.Share Tweet
Cruz feels 'blessed' for fans' All-Star supportMLB.com 6 hours agoMariners slugger Nelson Cruz is down to the final two days of All-Star Game voting and says he appreciates the fan support, no matter how things turn out in his race to the wire with Kendrys Morales of the Royals for the starting designated hitter spot …Share Tweetyahoo.com 11 hours agoWe're in the final days of MLB All-Star voting, which is good news if you're tired of hearing about the onslaught of votes from Kansas City Royals fans, who have been trying to stack the American League team with their players. It's almost over. We prom…Share TweetMLB.com 19 hours agoSean Manaea is back on track. The Royals' No. 2 prospect made his return to Class A Advanced Wilmington on Monday, a full 10 months after he pitched his most recent game for the Blue Rocks.Share Tweetnytimes.com Jun 30 (yesterday)Chris Carter and Jose Altuve homered to back a solid start by rookie Lance McCullers, and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night.Share Tweet
The Plan For An All-Royals All-Star Lineup Has Gone To Helldeadspin.com Jun 29 (yesterday)Barring a miracle, the AL All-Star lineup won’t end up as eight Kansas City Royals and Mike Trout. The dream is over.Read more...Share TweetToronto third baseman Josh Donaldson and Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz have moved ahead in fan voting for starting spots in the All-Star Game, leaving five Kansas City Royals still in the lead.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 29 (yesterday)With less than a week left in Major League Baseball's All-Star voting, we've reached peak campaign season. Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson is a deserving selection who is No. 2 at his position because of the Kansas City Royals voting jugg…Share Tweet
Key things to watch for in today's gamesMLB.com Jun 29 (2 days ago)The Royals and Astros -- two first-place clubs -- highlight Monday's action, while Mike Trout and Albert Pujols play host to the Yankees at Angel Stadium.Share Tweet
What's next: Royals-Astros in 1st-place collisionMLB.com Jun 28 (2 days ago)The week ahead in baseball is an exciting one, beginning with a matchup of the first-place Royals and first-place Astros in Houston, but also featuring the return of Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez.Share TweetSalvador Perez homered, and the Royals took advantage of a crucial A's error in a three-run sixth inning to secure a sweep-clinching 5-3 victory at the Coliseum on Sunday afternoon.Share Tweetnytimes.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)Tom Koehler pitched seven innings, and the host Miami Marlins beat Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers, 3-2, on Saturday in the Marlins’ first game since their star slugger, Stanton, was sidelined by a hand injury.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)Who knew the drama this weekend wouldn't come from the Royals-A's series in Oakland? Instead, tensions were high at Minute Maid Park in Houston, where Astros starter Brett Oberholtzer was ejected in the second inning for throwing a pitch at Alex Rodrigu…Share Tweet
Royals, A's downright neighborly two months after April free-for-allESPN.com Jun 27 (4 days ago)Royals, A's downright neighborly two months after April free-for-allShare Tweet
A's-Royals April incidents not like old-school meleesMLB.com Jun 27 (4 days ago)So you were expecting the sequel to be even better than the original? Not a chance. The Royals and A's were back at it again at the Coliseum on Friday night, 67 days removed from that three-game series at Kaufman Stadium that was punctuated by verbal jo…Share TweetChris Young bounced back from his worst start of the season to pitch six innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-2 Saturday.Share Tweet
If tensions rise, Butler would play peacemakerMLB.com Jun 26 (4 days ago)The last time the Royals and A's met, former Royal and current A's designated hitter Billy Butler was put in an awkward spot.Share Tweet
A's put past fracas with Royals in the pastMLB.com Jun 26 (4 days ago)The echoing sentiment among the A's before their series-opening game against the Royals at the Coliseum on Friday is that the team wants to put the drama-filled April meeting with Kansas City behind them.Share Tweet
Moose, Royals bust loose in 4th, drop SeattleMLB.com Jun 25 (6 days ago)Mike Moustakas drilled a two-run homer as part of a seven-run fourth inning and left-hander Danny Duffy delivered 4 2/3 effective innings in his first start back from injury as the Royals handled the Mariners 8-2 on Wednesday night at Safeco Field.Share Tweet
Moustakas, Infante Lead Royals Past Mariners 8-2nytimes.com Jun 25 (6 days ago)Mike Moustakas hit a two-run home run and Omar Infante had a three-run double in a seven-run fourth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 8-2 on Wednesday night.Share Tweet
Royals Injury UpdateMar 4ESPN injury analyst Stephania Bell discusses Royals outfielder Alex Gordon's recovery from offseason wrist surgery and pitcher Luke Hochevar's recovery from Tommy John surgery.
Ned Yost Joins OlbermannMar 2Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost joins Keith Olbermann to discuss his team's outlook heading into the 2015 season, and an app he developed in the offseason.
Weather-Based Promotion Nets Fans Cheap TicketsFeb 17Wilmington Blue Rocks general manager Chris Kemple discusses the weather-based promotion that resulted in his team selling tickets for 4 cents each.
Olney: Market For James ShieldsFeb 3Buster Olney explains how James Shields went from one of the hottest names this winter to a man still on the free-agent market, and how next offseason is a big reason for that.
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