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Chen, three relievers lead KC to fifth straight win

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…
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  • Ramirez leaves game with shin contusion

    Ramirez leaves game with shin contusion

    MLB.com Aug 29, 2013
    Right 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…
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  • Triple Play: Make Your Picks for Week 23

    Triple Play: Make Your Picks for Week 23

    nytimes.com Aug 29, 2013
    Put your predictive skills to the test each week of the baseball season.
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  • Three Royals homers back Duffy's stellar start

    Three Royals homers back Duffy's stellar start

    MLB.com Aug 29, 2013
    Danny 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.
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  • Video - Royals Win Fifth Straight 00:32

    Royals Win Fifth Straight

    Aug 29
    The 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.

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  • Don Banks: Former players: Devil is in the details with NFL concussion set…

    Aug 29
    Don'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.