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Gordon aims to get healthy, help Royals win

Gordon aims to get healthy, help Royals win

MLB.com Updated 1 hour ago
Royals left fielder Alex Gordon seemed to almost sense the question coming. So when asked on Tuesday if his stint on the disabled list for a fractured bone in his right wrist might actually give him a needed mental break, Gordon cut in and said, "B…
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  • Orlando proving to be offensive force for KC

    Orlando proving to be offensive force for KC

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    The Royals had a .400 hitter entering play on May 24. Meet Paulo Orlando, the right fielder who started playing regularly a little over a week ago. And suddenly, opposing pitchers can't seem to get him out.
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  • Four key players among missing as Chiefs begin offseason practi…

    Four key players among missing as Chiefs begin offseason practice

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    Four key players among missing as Chiefs begin offseason practice
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  • Royals' bats pour it on as Perez goes 5-for-5

    Royals' bats pour it on as Perez goes 5-for-5

    MLB.com nytimes.com 21 hours ago
    Salvador Perez was a homer short of the cycle, going a career-best 5-for-5 with a double and a triple, to help lead the Royals to a 10-4 win over the Twins on Monday night at Target Field.
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  • Royals' Gordon Out With Broken Bone in Wrist

    Royals' Gordon Out With Broken Bone in Wrist

    nytimes.com MLB.com 23 hours ago
    Kansas City outfielder Alex Gordon has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a broken bone in his right wrist, the Royals said on Monday.
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  • Chargers play Chiefs' rallying cry at practice to prepare …

    Chargers play Chiefs' rallying cry at practice to prepare for opener at KC

    ESPN.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Chargers play Chiefs' rallying cry at practice to prepare for opener at KC
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  • Jadeveon Clowney says he’s 100 percent healthy

    Jadeveon Clowney says he’s 100 percent healthy

    profootballtalk.com May 23 (yesterday)
    The last time we saw Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney on the field was in Week 16 of the regular season when he had a tackle in the team’s 34-6 victory over the Titans. Clowney missed Week 17 and the team’s playoff loss to the Chiefs while dealing wit…
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  • White Sox Beat Royals 3-2 to Avoid Sweep

    White Sox Beat Royals 3-2 to Avoid Sweep

    nytimes.com May 22 (2 days ago)
    The White Sox didn't completely break out of their offensive funk. But they scored just enough runs to win for the third time in 11 games.
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  • The Walk Off: Royals gaining ground quickly in AL Central

    The Walk Off: Royals gaining ground quickly in AL Central

    yahoo.com MLB.com nytimes.com May 22 (3 days ago)
    Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we'll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. The American League Ce…
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  • Cain homer, Royals' relief corps deny White Sox

    Cain homer, Royals' relief corps deny White Sox

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 21 (3 days ago)
    Lorenzo Cain homered and five Royals pitchers combined to limit the White Sox to seven hits during a 2-1 Kansas City victory on Saturday afternoon before 27,631 at U.S. Cellular Field.
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  • Royals reinstate Moustakas, option Cuthbert

    Royals reinstate Moustakas, option Cuthbert

    MLB.com May 21 (4 days ago)
    The Royals reinstated third baseman Mike Moustakas from the disabled list on Saturday and optioned infielder Cheslor Cuthbert to Triple-A Omaha.
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  • Chiefs say Jamaal Charles to be limited participant at OTAs

    Chiefs say Jamaal Charles to be limited participant at OTAs

    profootballtalk.com May 19 (5 days ago)
    Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles said a month ago that he was targeting training camp for his return to the field from the torn ACL he suffered in Week Five last season. That timeline might have changed in the last few weeks. The team starts their fin…
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  • Price has complete command of arsenal

    Price has complete command of arsenal

    MLB.com May 19 (6 days ago)
    David Price has had more spectacular starts for the Red Sox than his 5-2 win over the Royals on Wednesday night, but this one was probably the most gratifying.
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  • Merrifield notches hit in big league debut

    Merrifield notches hit in big league debut

    MLB.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    After being called up earlier in the day, Royals left fielder Whit Merrifield recorded the first hit of his Major League career in the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Red Sox.
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  • Falcons sign OL Laurence Gibson

    Falcons sign OL Laurence Gibson

    profootballtalk.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    The Falcons on Wednesday announced the signing of offensive lineman Laurence Gibson. Gibson was a seventh-round pick of the Cowboys in 2015. He was cut by the Cowboys after the preseason and spent 2015 on the practice squad with the Chiefs. The Chiefs c…
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  • Red Sox Beat Royals 5-2 for Split of Day-Night Doubleheader

    Red Sox Beat Royals 5-2 for Split of Day-Night Doubleheader

    nytimes.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts homered to back a strong start by David Price, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Wednesday night to salvage a split of their day-night doubleheader.
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  • Mariners-Orioles clash leads MLB.TV slate

    Mariners-Orioles clash leads MLB.TV slate

    MLB.com May 18 (6 days ago)
    Following disappointing 2015 seasons, the Mariners and Orioles both are fighting for first place in their respective divisions this year. That makes the teams' matchup at Camden Yards today one of the most intriguing on an MLB.TV slate packed with 16 ga…
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  • Orlando leads charge as Royals top Red Sox

    Orlando leads charge as Royals top Red Sox

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 18 (7 days ago)
    Paulo Orlando tripled, homered and drove in four runs, and Eric Hosmer homered as well as the Royals topped the Red Sox, 8-4, on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium and moved to 19-19 on the season.
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  • Chiefs sign Eric Murray, Tyreek Hill

    Chiefs sign Eric Murray, Tyreek Hill

    The Chiefs are down to one unsigned pick from their 2016 draft class. The team announced that they have signed fourth-round cornerback Eric Murray and fifth-round wide receiver/kick returner Tyreek Hill to four-year deals. Third-round cornerback KeiVara…
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  • Red Sox-KC opener postponed due to rain

    Red Sox-KC opener postponed due to rain

    MLB.com May 16
    Monday's Royals-Red Sox game at Kauffman Stadium was postponed because of rain.
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  • Video - Who are the best under-the-radar NFL rookies? 01:59

    Who are the best under-the-radar NFL rookies?

    May 15
    ESPN analyst Field Yates examines some of the incoming NFL rookies drafted outside of the first round who could still have a huge impact for their teams.
  • Video - Hill understands the negative reaction from Chiefs fans 00:43

    Hill understands the negative reaction from Chiefs fans

    May 9
    ESPN Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher says Kansas City drafted Tyreek Hill because he's taking anger management classes and the team believes he deserves a second chance.
  • Video - Reid doesn't plan to tinker with QB Hogan's awkward delivery 01:01

    Reid doesn't plan to tinker with QB Hogan's awkward delivery

    May 9
    ESPN NFL Nation Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher says the ball has a way of going where Hogan wants it to, so Reid isn't tempted to change his throwing motion.
  • Video - Kansas City Chiefs make controversial pick 06:09

    Kansas City Chiefs make controversial pick

    May 4
    Tyreek Hill was kicked out of Oklahoma State after pleading guilty to beating and choking his pregnant girlfriend. Hill was drafted by the Chiefs in the fifth round and some are considering the pick to be controversial.