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Chen, three relievers lead KC to fifth straight win
MLB.com Updated Aug 29, 2013
Once the Royals get going, in one direction or another, it's hard to get them to stop. They rolled to their fifth straight victory behind lefty Bruce Chen on Thursday, completing a three-game sweep of the Twins with a 3-1 victory in front of 28,012 fans…Upvote Share Tweet
Ramirez leaves game with shin contusionMLB.com Aug 29, 2013Right fielder Wilkin Ramirez left Thursday's game against the Royals in the fifth inning after fouling a pitch off his left leg. He remained on the ground for several minutes until he was helped off the field by Twins trainer Tony Leo and first-base coa…Upvote Share Tweet
Triple Play: Make Your Picks for Week 23nytimes.com Aug 29, 2013Put your predictive skills to the test each week of the baseball season.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Aug 29, 2013Danny Duffy pitched 6 2/3 scoreless innings, and Salvador Perez blasted a pair of two-run homers as the Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins, 8-1, on Wednesday night at Target Field for their fourth straight victory.Upvote Share Tweet
Royals Win Fifth StraightAug 29The Kansas City Royals scored three runs in the second inning to beat the Twins for their fifth win in a row and a three-game sweep.
Don Banks: Former players: Devil is in the details with NFL concussion set…Aug 29Don't try telling former NFL players union president Kevin Mawae that Thursday's concussion litigation settlement was an even-handed resolution to the most contentious and significant issue facing the sport as the NFL's 2013 regular season looms.