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Tigers, Royals Resume Respectful Rivalry With Split

Tigers, Royals Resume Respectful Rivalry With Split

nytimes.com MLB.com Updated 15 hours ago
The Kansas City Royals have rubbed some American League teams the wrong way this season. When they face the Detroit Tigers, however, the atmosphere is one of respect.
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  • Iglesias exits finale due to left groin tightness

    Iglesias exits finale due to left groin tightness

    MLB.com May 3 (yesterday)
    Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias exited Sunday's 6-4 win over the Royals with tightness in his left groin. He is listed as day to day.
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  • Colon, Royals complete stellar double play

    Colon, Royals complete stellar double play

    MLB.com May 3 (yesterday)
    Christian Colon, Omar Infante and Eric Hosmer pulled off what likely is the Royals' double play of the season so far in the third inning against Detroit on Sunday.
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  • Cain drops appeal, starts serving suspension

    Cain drops appeal, starts serving suspension

    MLB.com May 3 (yesterday)
    Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain has dropped the appeal of his two-game suspension stemming from the April 25 dust-up with the White Sox and began serving it Sunday.
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  • Price too much for Royals

    Price too much for Royals

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 3 (yesterday)
    Detroit left-hander David Price threw a complete-game five-hitter and won his third game of the year as the Tigers beat the Royals, 2-1, on Saturday night in front of 38,692 fans at Kauffman Stadium.
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  • Holland on target, feels good after sim game

    Holland on target, feels good after sim game

    MLB.com May 2 (yesterday)
    Royals closer Greg Holland threw a simulated game Saturday and reported all went well. Royals manager Ned Yost is hoping Holland will be ready by Tuesday.
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  • Total breakdown: Chiefs draft DT Rakeem Nunez-Roches in sixth r…

    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft DT Rakeem Nunez-Roches in sixth round

    ESPN.com May 2 (yesterday)
    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft DT Rakeem Nunez-Roches in sixth round
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  • Total breakdown: Chiefs draft TE James O'Shaughnessy in fifth r…

    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft TE James O'Shaughnessy in fifth round

    ESPN.com May 2 (2 days ago)
    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft TE James O'Shaughnessy in fifth round
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  • Total breakdown: Chiefs draft LB D.J. Alexander in fifth round

    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft LB D.J. Alexander in fifth round

    ESPN.com May 2 (2 days ago)
    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft LB D.J. Alexander in fifth round
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  • Chiefs continue efforts to improve offensive line with selectio…

    Chiefs continue efforts to improve offensive line with selection of Mitch Morse

    ESPN.com May 2 (3 days ago)
    Chiefs continue efforts to improve offensive line with selection of Mitch Morse
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  • Royals lose no-hit bid in 8th, but tame Tigers

    Royals lose no-hit bid in 8th, but tame Tigers

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 2 (3 days ago)
    Spot starter Chris Young fanned nine in five hitless innings, while reliever Kelvin Herrera escaped a big bases-loaded jam in the eighth as the Royals held on for a 4-1 win over the Tigers on Friday night. Nick Castellanos' single broke up the no-no in …
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  • Total breakdown: Chiefs draft CB Steven Nelson in third round

    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft CB Steven Nelson in third round

    ESPN.com May 2 (3 days ago)
    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft CB Steven Nelson in third round
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  • Total breakdown: Chiefs draft WR Chris Conley in third round

    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft WR Chris Conley in third round

    ESPN.com May 1 (3 days ago)
    Total breakdown: Chiefs draft WR Chris Conley in third round
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  • Royals place Escobar on 7-day disabled list

    Royals place Escobar on 7-day disabled list

    MLB.com May 1 (3 days ago)
    The Royals placed shortstop Alcides Escobar on the seven-day concussion disabled list on Friday and recalled infielder Orlando Calixte from Triple-A Omaha.
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  • Royals Fan Calmly Empties Pockets, Takes Off Shirt, Runs On Fie…

    Royals Fan Calmly Empties Pockets, Takes Off Shirt, Runs On Field, Surrenders Quietly To Security

    deadspin.com May 1 (3 days ago)
    Such a perfunctory streak. Where’s the passion? Read more...
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  • John Dorsey: Marcus Peters isn’t a risky pick

    John Dorsey: Marcus Peters isn’t a risky pick

    When the Chiefs picked Marcus Peters with the 18th pick of the first round on Thursday night, there weren’t many people arguing that they took a player who wasn’t talented enough to justify such a lofty position in the draft. There were those who wonder…
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  • Andy Reid helped cost the Eagles another one last week

    Andy Reid helped cost the Eagles another one last week

    profootballtalk.com May 1 (3 days ago)
    The guy Chip Kelly replaced as the coach of the Eagles might have helped cost him the guy he wanted most in this draft. According to Peter King of Sports Illustrated, a conversation between Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt and Chiefs coach Andy Reid last wee…
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  • Duffy Throws Gem, Hosmer Homers, Royals Beat Tigers 8-1

    Duffy Throws Gem, Hosmer Homers, Royals Beat Tigers 8-1

    nytimes.com Apr 30 (4 days ago)
    Danny Duffy pitched shutout ball into the eighth and Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-1 on Thursday night.
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  • Medlen preparing to face hitters in Arizona

    Medlen preparing to face hitters in Arizona

    MLB.com Apr 30 (4 days ago)
    Kris Medlen , a popular signing among Royals fans last winter, is inching closer in his comeback bid from his second Tommy John surgery.
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  • What are the percentages certain players will be available to C…

    What are the percentages certain players will be available to Chiefs?

    ESPN.com Apr 30 (4 days ago)
    What are the percentages certain players will be available to Chiefs?
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  • Video - 2015 NFL draft: Chiefs forced picks 00:57

    2015 NFL draft: Chiefs forced picks

    May 2
    Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher grades Kansas City's draft.
  • Video - Chiefs choose Marcus Peters 00:47

    Chiefs choose Marcus Peters

    Apr 30
    Field Yates breaks down the Chiefs' first round draft pick.
  • Video - Reid not concerned with Peters' character issues 05:10

    Reid not concerned with Peters' character issues

    Apr 30
    Jade McCarthy talks with Andy Reid about drafting cornerback Marcus Peters.
  • Video - NFL Nation mock draft: Chiefs select CB Kevin Johnson 01:49

    NFL Nation mock draft: Chiefs select CB Kevin Johnson

    Apr 27
    Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher breaks down his first-round selection.

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