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3 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

Billy Butler likely moving back to cleanup spot

The KCI Terminal Advisory Group appears ready to decide Tuesday or soon after on a specific terminal configuration for the airport's future.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Yordano Ventura, Minnesota Twins, Major League Baseball, Weird

16 hrs ago | NWAonline

DH Butler having trouble connecting

Kansas City designated hitter Billy Butler has struggled at the plate lately, something that's not normal for him.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn

20 hrs ago | KMAN-AM Manhattan

Chen wins first as Royals run streak to five

Royals manager Ned Yost turned to pitching coach Dave Eiland in the fifth inning Saturday and told him that Kansas City was going to have to protect a one-run lead against Minnesota.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Bruce Chen, Brian Dozier

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Billy Butler having trouble connecting this season

For years, Frazier Glenn Miller Jr. was a man of many angry words as he spewed his hatred of Jewish people.

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The Miami Herald

Sam Mellinger: Billy Butler having trouble connecting this season

Billy Butler hits baseballs. Hard. This is what he does. His father wore out a shoulder throwing him endless batting practice as a kid.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Moustakas, Gil Meche

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Alex Gordon, Jason Vargas, Mike Moustakas help Royals blank Twins to move over. 500

Some parents in Topeka are asking the school district to reconsider plans to have first lady Michelle Obama speak at a graduation ceremony.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer, Trevor Plouffe, Weird

Examiner.com

Robinson rounds back into form with the Isotopes

Clint Robinson was one of the most feared hitters in the Pacific Coast League in 2011 and 2012.

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Related Topix: Sports, Clint Robinson, Baseball Players, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball, Vin Mazzaro, Eric Hosmer

CBS Local

Scott Garceau: Easter No Time To Panic

Sometime during the Orioles 1983 season I asked manager Joe Altobelli if he was worried about some forgotten aspect of his club, Joe paused for a few seconds to tell me he might be concerned but was never worried.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Chris Davis, Adam Jones, J.J. Hardy

Thu Apr 17, 2014

NewsOK.com

Shields strikes out 12, Royals sweep Astros 5-1

Shields gave up one run and four hits, all singles. He struck out seven straight batters in the late innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Alcides Escobar, Alex Gordon

The Kansas City Star

Royals' Ned Yost will drop Billy Butler from cleanup spot

Clergy of different faiths, joined by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, delivered messages of hope and healing Thursday before more than 1,300 people gathered at the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez

The Wichita Eagle

Royals' Ned Yost will drop Billy Butler from cleanup spot

Manager Ned Yost confirmed the impending switch during an interview with KCSP on Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez

Royals Review

Danny Duffy, the reliever

The immediate concern that arose when Duffy wasn't awful last night was something that could be described in one of two ways.

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Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Aaron Crow, Luke Hochevar, Mike Moustakas, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Royals Review

A Royal freakshow in Houston

It wasn't going to last forever. At some point, Moustakas was going to hit a home run.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Dallas Keuchel, Norichika Aoki, Lorenzo Cain, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

Kings of Kauffman

Time to Move Billy Butler Down in the Royals Lineup

Apr 2, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals designated hitter Billy Butler at bat against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Moustakas, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball, American League

Tue Apr 15, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Royals 4, Astros 2

Royals 4, Astros 2: Yordano Ventura recorded his first major league victory with seven strong innings while Omar Infante homered and drove in two runs as Kansas City won its first road game in six tries this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Yordano Ventura, Lorenzo Cain, Carlos Corporan

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Picking on the Royals

As you know, I like to find fault with the Kansas City Royals. It's a hobby and because the Royals provide so much ammunition, I can't see myself giving it up soon.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Kansas City Royals, Bruce Chen

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Royals sticking with Billy Butler despite early-season hitting slump

Three people died Sunday when a gunman opened fire at the Jewish Community Center and a senior living facility in Johnson County.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer

Twinkie Talk

Minnesota Twins Game 12: Lineups and First Impressions

Sweep! Sweep! On Sunday, the Minnesota Twins will be going for the sweep of the Kansas City Royals.

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Royals Review

Missing Cylinder Billy Butler.

July 1, 2012. On the same day Butler is named to the All Star Team, Billy begins a stretch of 11 games in a row without at least one extra base hit.

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

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Star Tribune

Gibson gives the Twins pick-me-up

The Twins starting rotation has mostly been in shambles during the opening weeks of the 2014 season, except for one determined righthander.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Kyle Gibson, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Kansas City Royals, Alcides Escobar

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