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Yesterday | Merced Sun-Star

Billy Butler bashes, Jeremy Guthrie battles as Royals beat Indians, 7-5

Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie was laboring. The Indians played merry-go-round on the bases in the second inning and didn't stop until they reached five runs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Billy Butler, Baseball Players, Jason Kipnis, Lorenzo Cain, Carlos Santana

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Deep Left Field

Cleveland Indians

Jul 20, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon and shortstop Alcides Escobar warm up before the start of the game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Greg Holland, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Chronicle

White Sox lose game, series to Royals

Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas knocks the ball out of the glove of White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers allowing Moustakas to score the winning run during the ninth inning Wednesday at U.S. Cellular Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tyler Flowers, Baseball Players, Mike Moustakas, Greg Holland, Jose Quintana, Zach Putnam

Royals Review

Alcides Escobar, Utility Player

Eric Hosmer would be a great candidate; his defense is overrated compared to defensive metrics despite his Gold Glove, though fans seem to be realistic about his streaky hitting.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Bruce Chen, Salvador Perez, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Missourian

Royals break out for 7-1 win over White Sox

Mike Moustakas homered twice, Bruce Chen pitched five effective innings and the Kansas City Royals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-1 rout of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Bruce Chen, Adam Dunn, Billy Butler

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Chris Sale keeps getting better; White Sox win 3-1

He undoubtedly noticed Sale getting angry at himself for falling behind 1-0 to Danny Valencia with two runners on and one out in the sixth.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tyler Flowers, Chris Sale, Baseball Players, Jake Peavy

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Kansas City Royals

Guthrie, Royals aiming to rebound in Chicago

The Royals, who have dropped three straight since the All-Star break, must find a way to stop the bleeding before their playoff aspirations start to slip away as they begin a three-game series with the White Sox.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Chris Sale, Hector Santiago, Jake Petricka, American League, Major League Baseball

Boston.com

Game 98 preview: Royals at Red Sox

Royals vs. Lester: Billy Butler 4-19, Alex Gordon 2-17, Danny Valencia 5-17, Raul Ibanez 5-15, Alcides Escobar 3-10, Eric Hosmer 3-10, Omar Infante 3-11, Moustakas 3-7, Cain 2-8, Dyson 0-3, Hayes 0-3, Perez 1-2.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Billy Butler, Alex Gordon, Jackie Bradley Jr.

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The State

Napoli's home run helps Red Sox clip Royals, 2-1

Danny Duffy did not have to throw it. But he opted for valor rather than discretion, and the Royals suffered the consequences in a 2-1 loss to the Red Sox.

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Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer

The Wichita Eagle

Royalsa offense fails to support Duffy in loss to Red Sox

Kansas City's Danny Duffy walks around the mound as Boston's Mike Napoli right rounds third base after a solo home run during the sixth inning Saturday in Boston.

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Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Mike Moustakas, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer, Jackie Bradley Jr.

Kings of Kauffman

Light-Hitting Royals Lose Second Straight to Red Sox

In the cradle of American liberty , where Paul Revere once took a midinght ride, there was a contest of baseball skill between the KC Royals and the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jarrod Dyson, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players

Boston Herald

Red Sox Notebook: Xander Bogaerts doesn't pull punches

Even if they hadn't come all the way back last night to beat the Kansas City Royals on Jonny Gomes ' pinch-hit homer, the Red Sox could've taken solace in the fact that Xander Bogaerts showed signs of ditching his slump.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Xander Bogaerts, Jon Lester, Cole Hamels, Shane Victorino

Boston.com

Red Sox Open Second Half With Win Over Royals

Maureen Mullen has covered the Red Sox and Major League Baseball for a variety of outlets since 2002.

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Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Xander Bogaerts, Clay Buchholz, Brock Holt

Over The Monster

Red Sox 5, Royals 4: Sixth inning homers lift Red Sox

The Red Sox hit a pair of two-run shots in the sixth to overcome an early Royals lead and start the second half off with a win.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Clay Buchholz, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Kings of Kauffman

Royals Sputter Out of the Gate; Lose 5-4

Jul 18, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer hits an RBI single during the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Boston Red Sox, Xander Bogaerts, Brock Holt

Sun Jul 13, 2014

MLive.com

Detroit Tigers feel good about themselves heading into break despite missed opportunity

There are very few statement games in Major League Baseball. With 162 games on the schedule, it's difficult to say that one game can turn the tide of an entire season or even mean substantially more than the other 161.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Justin Verlander, Baseball Players

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Bless You Boys

Game 90 Preview: Tigers at Royals

The Tigers rocked James Shields in their first meeting in 2014. Will Big Game James step up in a would-be-nice-to-win game for the Royals tonight? After having arguably the best season of his career in 2013, the 2014 season has been as average as it gets for James Shields.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, James Shields, Rick Porcello, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball

MLive.com

Eugenio Suarez makes 'play of the game,' helps get Detroit...

Suarez made a nice pick on a sharply hit ground ball in the seventh inning Friday night to help the Detroit Tigers kill a rally and hold on for a 2-1 win over the Kansas City Royals .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eugenio Suarez, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Royals Review

Detroit takes game, spirits of Royals by winning 16-4

Jeremy Guthrie immediately spotted the Tigers 3 runs in the first inning. However, the Tigers stole the spirits of the Royals by scoring those runs in a Royal manner.

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Related Topix: Sports, Louis Coleman, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer, Miguel Cabrera, Nick Castellanos

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Royals beat Rays with home run in 9th

Kansas City's Salvador Perez hit a 3-run homer in the 9th inning, to lead the Royals over the Rays, 5-4.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Greg Holland, Aaron Crow, Kansas City Royals

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