Mike Moustakas scored the tiebreaking run in the top of the ninth inning when White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers could handle a throw home and the Kansas City Royals beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.Upvote Share Tweet
O's acquire Minor Leaguer Paredes from RoyalsMLB.com 8 hours agoThe Orioles acquired Jimmy Paredes from the Royals for cash considerations on Thursday, and the utility man has been optioned to Baltimore's Triple-A Norfolk affiliate.Upvote Share Tweet
Moose fuels Royals' attack with pair of homersMLB.com Jul 22 (yesterday)Bruce Chen logged five solid innings, while Mike Moustakas belted a pair of homers in the Royals' 7-1 win over the White Sox on Tuesday night at U.S. Cellular Field.Upvote Share Tweet
Guthrie fine with payback after hit by pitchesMLB.com Jul 22 (3 days ago)There was a bit of baseball gamesmanship that, in the opinion of Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, was handled quite properly. And he was the guy who set it off by hitting two batters early in Monday night's 3-1 loss to the White Sox.Upvote Share Tweet
Vargas eyes return to KC's rotation vs. TribeMLB.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)Royals lefty Jason Vargas, who is out after having an appendectomy, will miss at least two turns of the rotation. But, if all goes well, he might return as soon as next Sunday against the Indians.Upvote Share Tweet
Royals' Hosmer scratched with bruised handESPN.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)Eric Hosmer has been scratched from the Kansas City Royals' lineup against the Chicago White Sox with a bruised right hand.Upvote Share Tweet
Butler hoping to extend stay with Kansas CityMLB.com Jul 21 (3 days ago)Billy Butler has had a struggle this season and no one, including him, is sure when or if he'll come out of it. One thing Butler does know is that he'd like to remain with the Royals -- even if it means renegotiating his contract.Upvote Share TweetJon Lester allowed no earned runs for the third time in four starts to help Boston complete a three-game sweep of Kansas City.Upvote Share TweetRubby De La Rosa pitched seven solid innings and Mike Napoli hit a tiebreaking homer to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jul 19 (5 days ago)The Boston Red Sox activated outfielder Shane Victorino off the disabled list prior to Saturday night's game against the Kansas City Royals.Upvote Share TweetPinch-hitter Jonny Gomes followed suit after Xander Bogaerts' two-run blast in a decisive sixth inning as the Red Sox rallied for a 5-4 win over the Royals on Friday night at Fenway Park.Upvote Share Tweet
Yanks to honor Jeter prior to Sept. 7th gameESPN.com Jul 18 (6 days ago)The Yankees will honor Derek Jeter during a special pregame ceremony Sept. 7th at Yankee Stadium prior to that afternoon game against the Kansas City Royals.Upvote Share Tweet
On Baseball: After All-Star Break, Nearly Everything (and Every Team) Is in Playnytimes.com Jul 17The second half of the season in Major League Baseball will feature the customary races for first place in every division.Upvote Share TweetThe Royals made a move to strengthen their bullpen on Wednesday, acquiring right-hander Jason Frasor from the Texas Rangers.Upvote Share Tweet
Royals Rally for 5-2 Win Over Tigersnytimes.com Jul 13Eric Hosmer's RBI double capped a five-run seventh inning and Kansas City avoided a four-game sweep on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers.Upvote Share Tweet
Holland looking forward to All-Star experienceMLB.com Jul 13Closer Greg Holland, along with left fielder Alex Gordon and catcher Salvador Perez, was off to represent the Royals in Tuesday night's All-Star Game at Target Field.Upvote Share Tweet
Porcello Outduels Shields, Tigers Beat Royalsnytimes.com Jul 12Rick Porcello outdueled James Shields and the Detroit Tigers won their fifth in a row, beating the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Ausmus falls ill; Lamont leads TigersMLB.com Jul 12Brad Ausmus was absent for most of the Tigers' 2-1 win over the Royals on Friday, as he left in the second inning with an undisclosed illness. Bench coach Gene Lamont served as manager and led Detroit to its fourth straight win.Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox Sweep RoyalsJul 20Jon Lester pitched eight scoreless innings and David Ross hit his sixth home run of the season in the Red Sox's 6-0 win over the Royals.
Napoli Homers Red Sox Past RoyalsJul 19Mike Napoli's sixth-inning solo home run was the difference for the Red Sox, who beat the Royals 2-1.
Red Sox Rally Past RoyalsJul 18Jonny Gomes' pinch-hit home run lifted the Red Sox past the Royals 5-4.
Tigers Win Fifth StraightJul 12Alex Avila hit his seventh home run of the season and Rick Porcello collected his 12th win as the Tigers beat the Royals 5-1.
Point guard Jameer Nelson signs with Dallas MavericksJul 24Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson signed with the Dallas Mavericks, the team announced Thursday.
Sources: Wall added to U.S. World Cup campJul 24Washington Wizards guard John Wall has accepted USA Basketball's invitation to attend its training camp next week in Las Vegas, according to sources close to the situation.
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