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Albers pins down Royals to win Majors debut

Albers pins down Royals to win Majors debut

MLB.com Updated Aug 6, 2013
Southpaw Andrew Albers fired 8 1/3 scoreless innings in his Major League debut and Brian Dozier paced the offense with three RBIs as the Twins rolled to a 7-0 win over the Royals on Tuesday night.
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  • Duffy slated to start in Davis' place vs. Twins

    Duffy slated to start in Davis' place vs. Twins

    MLB.com Aug 6, 2013
    Lefty Danny Duffy, after an absence of more than a year, is back in the Royals' rotation -- at least for a day. Duffy will start in place of right-hander Wade Davis against Minnesota on Wednesday night.
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  • Royals Fountain Lady's solicitation charge came when she "…

    Royals Fountain Lady's solicitation charge came when she "propositioned officers in a vain attempt t

    deadspin.com yahoo.com Aug 6, 2013
    Royals Fountain Lady's solicitation charge came when she "propositioned officers in a vain attempt to get out of the municipal citations," according to KC police.Read more...
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  • Guthrie blanks Twins as Hoz collects five RBIs

    Guthrie blanks Twins as Hoz collects five RBIs

    MLB.com Aug 6, 2013
    Righty Jeremy Guthrie was stellar with a four-hit shutout to earn his 12th victory while Eric Hosmer aided a six-run second and finished with a career-high five RBIs in the Royals' 13-0 rout of the Twins on Monday night.
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  • Danario Alexander of San Diego Chargers suffers torn ACL, according to sou…

    Aug 6
    The San Diego Chargers have lost wide receiver Danario Alexander potentially for the season with a torn ACL, a source said.
  • Chargers WR Alexander suffers torn ACL

    Aug 6
    The San Diego Chargers have lost wide receiver Danario Alexander potentially for the season with a torn right ACL, the team announced Tuesday.
  • Playing with Brady’s Favorite Teammate

    Aug 6
    PETER KING: You’re one year into your comeback after all those neck surgeries. Do you notice any difference when you throw a deep ball? PEYTON MANNING: Yeah, I do. You know, I just feel like I can have a better idea of when I have to throw it. I can may…
  • Your Turn to Talk

    Aug 6
    RICHMOND, Va. — Pondering your questions, as well as the meaning of life, waiting for Washington’s practice to start later this afternoon at its shiny new training camp two hours south of the White House: THERE’S A REASON THEY TRADED FOR HIM. “The Seaha…