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MLB Trade Deadline Digest: The Royals want a ton for Wade Davis

MLB Trade Deadline Digest: The Royals want a ton for Wade Davis

yahoo.com Updated 19 hours ago
The Royals asking price for Wade Davis is pretty high. (Getty Images/Ed Zurga) The Stew’s Trade Deadline Digest recaps the day in news and rumors as MLB gets closer to the non-waiver trade deadline on August 1. If you missed any of Monday’s action, we’r…
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  • Pujols Drives in 4, Angels Beat Royals 6-2

    Pujols Drives in 4, Angels Beat Royals 6-2

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    Albert Pujols drove in four runs, Hector Santiago won his fifth consecutive start and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Monday night.
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  • MLB Trade Deadline Digest: The Royals want a ton for Wade Davis

    MLB Trade Deadline Digest: The Royals want a ton for Wade Davis

    yahoo.com MLB.com 19 hours ago
    The Royals asking price for Wade Davis is pretty high. (Getty Images/Ed Zurga) The Stew’s Trade Deadline Digest recaps the day in news and rumors as MLB gets closer to the non-waiver trade deadline on August 1. If you missed any of Monday’s action, we’r…
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  • Johnny Cueto annoyed with Royals after White House snub

    Johnny Cueto annoyed with Royals after White House snub

    yahoo.com nytimes.com Jul 24 (2 days ago)
    Johnny Cueto played a key role in the Royals World Series win, but wasn’t invited to the White House celebration. (AP) Jonny Gomes wasn’t the only notable snub from the Kansas City Royals visit to the White House on Thursday. According to the San Jose M…
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  • Hamels wins battle as Rangers push past Royals

    Hamels wins battle as Rangers push past Royals

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 24 (3 days ago)
    No. 1 starter Cole Hamels is doing his part to keep the Rangers afloat while they try to figure out about the rest of the rotation. With trade rumors flying everywhere, the Rangers' big acquisition from last season won for the second time since the All-…
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  • Ventura says he's fine despite rib contustion

    Ventura says he's fine despite rib contustion

    MLB.com Jul 24 (3 days ago)
    After being struck in the ribs by a ground ball, Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura was removed from Saturday's 7-4 loss to the Rangers. The club announced Ventura is day to day with a right rib contusion and X-rays were negative.
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  • Vargas progressing with sim game for Royals

    Vargas progressing with sim game for Royals

    MLB.com Jul 23 (3 days ago)
    Royals left-hander Jason Vargas threw a simulated game on Saturday, as he continues to build up after undergoing Tommy John surgery in August 2015.
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  • Danny Duffy draws inspiration from boy who died of cancer

    Danny Duffy draws inspiration from boy who died of cancer

    yahoo.com nytimes.com Jul 23 (3 days ago)
    Danny Duffy acknowledges the crowd after pitching a gem in Friday’s win against Texas. (Getty Images) As baseball observers, we often speculate what goes through the mind of a player in the midst of a brilliant performance. After pitching 6 2/3 innings …
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  • Royals visit White House, crash press briefing to surprise big …

    Royals visit White House, crash press briefing to surprise big fan

    yahoo.com Jul 21 (5 days ago)
    (Getty Images) Visiting the White House is one of the great perks that comes with winning the World Series. It’s a date players have circled on their calendars well in advance, as they get to pose for pictures with the president. The Kansas City Royals …
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  • Royal greeting: Obama fetes World champs

    Royal greeting: Obama fetes World champs

    MLB.com Jul 21 (5 days ago)
    Of all places, in the famed East Room of the White House, a "Let's go Royals" chant broke out as the players, coaches and front-office staff took the stage Thursday to be honored for their 2015 World Series championship.
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  • Royals gearing up for their White House visit

    Royals gearing up for their White House visit

    MLB.com Jul 20 (6 days ago)
    While meeting President Barack Obama and visiting the White House will be a new experience for most of the Royals on Thursday, at least a few have had the honor previously.
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  • Naquin, Carrasco Send Indians to 11-4 Romp Over Royals

    Naquin, Carrasco Send Indians to 11-4 Romp Over Royals

    nytimes.com Jul 20 (6 days ago)
    In the span of three innings, the Indians' Tyler Naquin homered to left field, sent a two-run double down the right-field line and connected on a three-run homer over the center-field wall.
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  • Tribe's 5 HRs bounce Royals in rubber game

    Tribe's 5 HRs bounce Royals in rubber game

    MLB.com Jul 20 (6 days ago)
    Power was the theme of the day for the Indians as they launched five home runs and received a dominant outing from Carlos Carrasco en route to an 11-4 rout over the Royals on Wednesday afternoon at Kauffman Stadium.
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  • Watch live: Indians face Royals in MLB Free Game of the Day

    Watch live: Indians face Royals in MLB Free Game of the Day

    yahoo.com MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 20 (6 days ago)
    Behind LeBron James, Mike Napoli might just be the most popular athlete in Cleveland at the moment. On an Indians team that’s built a six-and-a-half game lead in the AL Central after Tuesday night’s win over the Kansas City Royals, Napoli has become an …
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  • Salazar is picture of health in win over Royals

    Salazar is picture of health in win over Royals

    MLB.com Jul 20 (7 days ago)
    Indians starter Danny Salazar packed up a pair of boxes after spending a couple days in San Diego for the All-Star Game. He filled one with things he would need on the club's road trip and shipped it to Minneapolis. The other one was sealed and sent hom…
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  • Kansas delegates cast votes at RNC while wearing Royals gear

    Kansas delegates cast votes at RNC while wearing Royals gear

    yahoo.com Jul 19 (7 days ago)
    The Kansas delegates were pretty happy to claim the Royals. (Getty Images/Jeff Swensen) Sports and politics can be a dangerous mix. Sure, there are some politicians who are actually sports fans, and have a history of following the game. But there are ot…
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  • Zimmer has thoracic outlet syndrome, out for season

    Zimmer has thoracic outlet syndrome, out for season

    MLB.com Jul 19
    Right-hander Kyle Zimmer, the Royals' No. 2-ranked prospect according to MLBPipeline.com, has been diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome and will miss the remainder of the season.
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  • Not so fast, Cleveland: KC stages rally

    Not so fast, Cleveland: KC stages rally

    MLB.com Jul 19
    Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson remembers every grand slam he's hit in his professional career. The list isn't very long.
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  • Video - Royals Injury Update 02:12

    Royals Injury Update

    Mar 4
    ESPN 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.
  • Video - Ned Yost Joins Olbermann 06:25

    Ned Yost Joins Olbermann

    Mar 2
    Kansas 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.
  • Video - Weather-Based Promotion Nets Fans Cheap Tickets 02:59

    Weather-Based Promotion Nets Fans Cheap Tickets

    Feb 17
    Wilmington Blue Rocks general manager Chris Kemple discusses the weather-based promotion that resulted in his team selling tickets for 4 cents each.
  • Video - Olney: Market For James Shields 01:53

    Olney: Market For James Shields

    Feb 3
    Buster 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.