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Tuesday | The Capital-Journal

Royals win eighth straight series with victory over Twins

Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to lead the first-place Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Oswaldo Arcia, Trevor May

Tuesday | Minnesota Twins

May's control issues resurface in home debut

Given his status as a highly regarded prospect and his strong track record in the Minor Leagues, the Twins still have plenty of high hopes for Trevor May. But May has had trouble finding the strike zone early in his big league career, and while he was better in his Target Field debut Monday night, walks did him in again.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Swarzak, Trevor May, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Aaron Crow

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Royals win eighth straight series with victory over Twins

Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to lead the first-place Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Oswaldo Arcia, Trevor May

Sun Aug 17, 2014

TwinCities

Royals 12, Twins 6: Tommy Milone shelled in career-short start

Long before Tommy Milone took the mound in a rain-soaked home debut, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire made a point Sunday morning about the recently acquired left-hander.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Tommy Milone, Joe Mauer

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Royals score 7 in 2nd, beat Twins 12-6

Kansas City sent 11 batters to the plate and scored seven times in the second, keyed by two-run singles for Alcides Escobar and Nori Aoki.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Alex Gordon, Kansas City Royals, Joe Mauer

Sat Aug 16, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

Kansas City Royals

The Kansas City Royals recently finished up a series in which they took three out of four games against the top team in the American League, and now they'll try for the same outcome against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field in Minneapolis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Minnesota Twins, Yordano Ventura

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Minnesota Twins

Nolasco, Twins burned by Royals' 5-run frame

He wasn't at his best in his return from the 15-day disabled list against the Royals on Friday night, but he came out of his start feeling healthy and was pleased with the crispness of his stuff and his improved velocity.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Chris Parmelee, Greg Holland, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Danny Santana

Bellingham Herald

Recap: Minnesota vs. Kansas City

Josh Willingham had a three-run double and Alcides Escobar also knocked in three runs, and the Royals widened their lead in the AL Central with a 6-5 victory over Minnesota in the opener of a four-game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Greg Holland, Danny Duffy

Thu Aug 14, 2014

KOLO-TV Reno

Royals Beat A's for 18th Win in 22 Games

Nori Aoki and Billy Butler each drove in two runs in a five-run seventh and the surging Kansas City Royals rallied to defeat the Oakland Athletics 7-3 Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jarrod Dyson, Billy Butler

SFGate

A's, Samardzija take on Royals LIVE

Oakland 0, Kansas City 0 Oakland Top 2nd - - Eric Sogard grounded out second to first to end the inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Vogt, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Reviewing the Brew

Former Brewers Paying Dividends for Royals

Aug 9, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar is congratulated by teammates after scoring in the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants at Kauffman Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, National League, National League Central, Kansas City Royals, Milwaukee Brewers, Lorenzo Cain

Fantasy CPR

Drop Erick Aybar, add Alcides Escobar in standard leagues

August 9, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Angels shortstop Erick Aybar runs to third after he hits a triple in the thirteenth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Erick Aybar, Los Angeles Angels, Major League Baseball, Danny Espinosa

Hays Daily News

Royals' streak ends

The Royals hadn't been just beating opponents, they were squeezing the life from them.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, Lorenzo Cain, Brandon Moss

Fantasy CPR

Hanley Ramirez lands on DL with oblique injury, who can you pick up?

Aug 7, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez singles in two runs in the third inning of the game against the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Angels

Tue Aug 12, 2014

SFGate

Moss hits, Donaldson HRs help A's end Royals' winning streak

For all the hand-wringing over the A's post-Yoenis Cespedes offense, the team looked just fine on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium, scoring a bundle of runs and getting another strong performance from Jon Lester, the man acquired for Cespedes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Yoenis Cespedes

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Bradenton.com

Baseball Capsules

The victory, coupled with a loss by Detroit in Pittsburgh, gave the long-suffering Royals a division lead at the latest point in a season since 2003.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Sonny Gray, Baseball Players, Yordano Ventura, Oakland Athletics

The Wichita Eagle

Royals doing basics well enough to smell October

Jarrod Dyson, right, was part of Kansas City's seven stolen-base effort in a 7-4 win over San Francisco on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics

Thu Aug 07, 2014

NewsOK.com

Guthrie pitches CG, KC completes sweep of D-Backs

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon, Arizona Diamondbacks, Ender Inciarte

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Guthrie pitches CG, KC completes sweep of D-Backs

Jeremy Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game this season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 on Thursday night for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, American League, American League Central, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Daniel Hudson, Alex Gordon

Kings of Kauffman

Jeremy Guthrie Leads Royals Past Diamondabcks 6-2

Aug 1, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie throws a pitch against the Oakland Athletics during the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Ender Inciarte, Billy Butler, Alex Gordon

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