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Moose day to day with bruised left clavicle

Moose day to day with bruised left clavicle

MLB.com Updated 5 hours ago
Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas left Saturday's 3-2 win over the Cardinals prior to the bottom of the fifth inning and was replaced by Christian Colon. Club officials indicated that Moustakas exited with a left clavicle contusion and is considered d…
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  • Gordon's HR aids Royals in rain-shortened I-70 clash

    Gordon's HR aids Royals in rain-shortened I-70 clash

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    Alex Gordon drilled a two-run homer and Edinson Volquez went six strong innings for the Royals in a 3-2 win over the Cardinals on Saturday in a rain-shortened game that ended after 5 1/2 innings. St. Louis starter John Lackey went five innings in the lo…
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  • For Hitters in Baseball, Facing a Shift Can Mean an Adjustment,…

    For Hitters in Baseball, Facing a Shift Can Mean an Adjustment, or Not

    nytimes.com 14 hours ago
    Two successful, if starkly different, approaches have been taken this season by Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira and Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas.
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  • Alcides Escobar wows again with long distance backhand flip

    Alcides Escobar wows again with long distance backhand flip

    yahoo.com May 23 (yesterday)
    Take a moment of your time to marvel at the latest defensive wizardry exhibited by Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar. Escobar, who much like Atlanta Braves Gold Glove winner Andrelton Simmons is quickly building a reputation for his defensive…
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  • Morales Homers Twice, Drives in 5 Runs in Royals' Victory

    Morales Homers Twice, Drives in 5 Runs in Royals' Victory

    nytimes.com May 22 (yesterday)
    Kendrys Morales hit two home runs and had five RBIs, Chris Young gave up six hits in six innings and the Kansas City Royals defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 Friday night.
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  • Kendrys' homers help deck Cardinals in I-70 clash

    Kendrys' homers help deck Cardinals in I-70 clash

    MLB.com May 22 (yesterday)
    Kendrys Morales belted a pair of homers and logged five RBIs, while starter Chris Young fired six shutout innings for the Royals in a 5-0 win over the Cardinals on Friday night in the I-70 Series opener at Kauffman Stadium. St. Louis starter Lance Lynn …
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  • Duffy's start pushed back due to stiff shoulder

    Duffy's start pushed back due to stiff shoulder

    MLB.com May 22 (yesterday)
    Royals lefty Danny Duffy will be skipped in the rotation on Saturday after discovering some stiffness in his shoulder while warming up for a bullpen session on Thursday. He is now slated to start Tuesday against the Yankees.
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  • Chiefs sign tight end Ryan Taylor

    Chiefs sign tight end Ryan Taylor

    profootballtalk.com May 22 (yesterday)
    The Chiefs have added another tight end to the mix. The NFL’s daily transaction report brings word that Kansas City has signed veteran Ryan Taylor to their roster. Taylor was released by the Dolphins earlier this month. Taylor entered the league as a 20…
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  • Kansas City Chiefs rank 172nd in ESPN salary survey

    Kansas City Chiefs rank 172nd in ESPN salary survey

    ESPN.com May 21 (3 days ago)
    Kansas City Chiefs rank 172nd in ESPN salary survey
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  • Guthrie Throws 6 Scoreless Innings; Royals Top Reds 7-1

    Guthrie Throws 6 Scoreless Innings; Royals Top Reds 7-1

    nytimes.com May 20 (3 days ago)
    Jeremy Guthrie pitched six shutout innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Wednesday night.
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  • Royals force changing of the guard in Central

    Royals force changing of the guard in Central

    MLB.com May 20 (4 days ago)
    The Royals are the team to beat. They're no longer the surprising team with the athletic lineup and powerful bullpen. Until further notice, the conversation should be whether the Tigers can find a way to take them down, not the other way around.
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  • Ventura, 2 Relievers Shut Out Reds, 3-0

    Ventura, 2 Relievers Shut Out Reds, 3-0

    nytimes.com May 19 (4 days ago)
    Yordano Ventura, Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis combined on a four-hitter and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 on Tuesday night.
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  • Rangers ink extension with Spring Training home

    Rangers ink extension with Spring Training home

    MLB.com May 19 (4 days ago)
    The Rangers and the Royals have agreed to a seven-year contract extension with the city of Surprise, Ariz., in exchange for approximately $21.9 million of improvements in the Spring Training facility they have shared since 2003.
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  • Rios takes BP, nearing rehab assignment

    Rios takes BP, nearing rehab assignment

    MLB.com May 19 (4 days ago)
    Royals manager Ned Yost indicated that outfielder Aex Rios, on the disabled list since April 14 due to a fractured hand, could go out on a rehab assignment within 7-10 days.
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  • Chiefs sign rookie tailback Keshawn Hill, three others

    Chiefs sign rookie tailback Keshawn Hill, three others

    profootballtalk.com May 19 (4 days ago)
    The Chiefs made a handful of roster changes Tuesday, announcing the signing of four players and the waiving three others. Three undrafted rookies were added: Sam Houston tailback Keshawn Hill, Colorado center Daniel Munyer and South Alabama offensive gu…
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  • Furcal retires, thanks Royals for opportunity

    Furcal retires, thanks Royals for opportunity

    MLB.com May 19 (4 days ago)
    Fourteen-year Major League veteran Rafael Furcal, who was most recently in the Royals' Minor League system, retired Tuesday.
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  • Chiefs to practice without Marcus Peters, Steven Nelson for now

    Chiefs to practice without Marcus Peters, Steven Nelson for now

    ESPN.com May 19 (5 days ago)
    Chiefs to practice without Marcus Peters, Steven Nelson for now
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  • Andy Reid: Chiefs may go to camp with three healthy quarterback…

    Andy Reid: Chiefs may go to camp with three healthy quarterbacks

    ESPN.com May 18 (5 days ago)
    Andy Reid: Chiefs may go to camp with three healthy quarterbacks
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  • Son of pro wrestling legend Sting trying out for Chiefs

    Son of pro wrestling legend Sting trying out for Chiefs

    Athleticism can run in a family. Just ask Steven Borden Jr., a tight end trying out for the Kansas City Chiefs. Borden Jr., who played collegiately at Kentucky, is the son of Steven Borden Sr. If the name isn’t ringing any bells, just watch this: That’s…
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  • Price seeking consistency from rotation

    Price seeking consistency from rotation

    MLB.com May 18 (5 days ago)
    It was certainly a bad weekend for a Reds rotation that was pummeled for three straight losses in the four-game series vs. the Giants. Monday's off-day was certainly welcomed as much as the knowledge ace Johnny Cueto is pitching Tuesday against the Roya…
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  • Volquez cruises as Royals blank Yankees

    Volquez cruises as Royals blank Yankees

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 17 (6 days ago)
    Right-hander Edinson Volquez tossed seven shutout innings and Salvador Perez homered and drove in two runs as the Royals stymied the Yankees, 6-0, on Sunday, taking two of three in the series at Kauffman Stadium.
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  • Chiefs' Mitch Morse wastes no time trying to adjust back to cen…

    Chiefs' Mitch Morse wastes no time trying to adjust back to center

    ESPN.com May 17 (7 days ago)
    Chiefs' Mitch Morse wastes no time trying to adjust back to center
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  • Video - Playing through a tough injury 01:58

    Playing through a tough injury

    May 21
    In reaction to J.J. Watt sharing a picture of his large thigh bruise, Herm Edwards and Tedy Bruschi recount the worst injury they ever saw a player play through in the NFL.
  • Video - How do the Chiefs shake out at receiver? 01:19

    How do the Chiefs shake out at receiver?

    May 16
    ESPN Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher talks about the many decisions the team has to make regarding wide receiver.
  • Video - Chiefs get first look at rookies 01:15

    Chiefs get first look at rookies

    May 8
    Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher talks about Kansas City's rookie camp, which opens Friday.
  • Video - QB Pryor cut loose by Chiefs 03:58

    QB Pryor cut loose by Chiefs

    May 5
    Tim Hasselbeck discusses whether athletic quarterbacks like Terrelle Pryor would benefit from playing out their college eligibility before moving on to the NFL.

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