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12 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Royals down Astros 4-2

Rookie Yordano Ventura threw seven solid innings for first major league win to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Baseball Players, Greg Holland, Yordano Ventura, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Houston Astros

12 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

Yordano Ventura gets first big-league win as Royals beat Astros 4-2

Paul Temme chased the gunman while on the phone with police, then locked eyes with the man.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Baseball Players, Yordano Ventura

12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Royals down Astros 4-2

Kansas City Royals' Yordano Ventura delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Baseball Players, Greg Holland, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Houston Astros, Yordano Ventura

14 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

Series Preview: Astros vs. Royals, April 15-17, 2014

When a team that focuses for the most part on homegrown talents come to town it kind of feels like a measuring stick for the Astros .

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Baseball Players, Jose Altuve, Salvador Perez, James Shields, Alex Gordon

Yesterday | Lincoln Daily News

Miscues Help Twins Finish Sweep Of Royals

Two unearned runs on three walks and an error allowed the Minnesota Twins to steal a sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 4-3 win on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Mike Moustakas, Aaron Crow, Minnesota Twins, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

Yesterday | Nanaimo Daily News

Yordano Ventura dazzles for 6 innings but Royals give up run in 9th, lose 1-0 to Rays

Yordano Ventura was dazzling in his season debut, but the Kansas City Royals failed to give the hard-throwing rookie any run support.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Chris Archer, Yordano Ventura, Ben Zobrist

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, Kansas City Royals, Billy Butler, Bruce Chen

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Miami Herald

Twins benefit from Royals mistakes, sweep KC

Jeffrey Soffer, left, and his sister Jackie Soffer, right. Jeffrey is chairman and CEO and Jackie, principal, of the family owned Turnberry Associates, which owns the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Aventura Mall, and Turnberry Isle Miami.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Aaron Crow, Chris Herrmann, Trevor Plouffe, Jason Kubel

The Kansas City Star

Royals fall to Twins 4-3, swept in weekend series

Three people were killed and a 14-year-old boy was critically injured 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, Aaron Crow, Weird

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Sports Network

Mauer, Nolasco lead Twins over Royals

Joe Mauer completed a six-run second inning with a three-run homer, Ricky Nolasco turned in eight stellar innings for his first win of 2014, and Minnesota cruised to a 7-1 victory over Kansas City in the middle test of a three-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Johnny Giavotella, Joe Mauer, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Brian Dozier

Kings of Kauffman

Looking at the Royals Defensive Struggles

Apr 11, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar at Target Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Alcides Escobar

The Miami Herald

Royals' pitching implodes in loss to the Twins

The final tally on Royals reliever Louis Coleman's fourth inning required only 11 pitches.

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Related Topix: Sports, Louis Coleman, Baseball Players, Trevor Plouffe, Bruce Chen, Michael Mariot, Kyle Gibson

Royals Review

Royals Falter in First Road Test in Minnesota

The Royals had gotten off to a decent start this year despite some bullpen woes and a complete lack of power early in the year, but they figured a six game road swing against two of the less talented teams in the league could springboard their season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Louis Coleman, Baseball Players, Bruce Chen, Billy Butler, Alcides Escobar

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Royals' pitching implodes against the Twins

When animal escapes happen - and they do - zookeepers know the reasons, which can be human error or the more naturalistic designs of modern zoos.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Louis Coleman, NCAA Women's Basketball, NCAA Sports, University of Missouri NCAA, Missouri Tigers Women's Basketball, Missouri High School Football, High School Football, Swimming, Trevor Plouffe

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

With plays like Alcides Escobar's catch, Royals are writing a glove story

Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar runs down a fly ball to short center for an out on Tampa Bay Rays' Ryan Hanigan in the second inning during Wednesday's baseball game on April 9, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alcides Escobar, Johnny Giavotella, Louis Coleman, Salvador Perez, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Odorizzi pounded in Rays' 7-3 loss to Royals

The former Royals prospect was battered for seven runs on 10 hits and a walk in a 7-3 loss to Kansas City on Wednesday, but Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon was quick to dismiss the results.

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Johnny Giavotella, Mike Moustakas, Louis Coleman, Baseball Players, James Shields

The Wichita Eagle

Gallery: Royals 7, Rays 3

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie throws in the first inning during Wednesday's baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 9, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.

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Related Topix: Sports, Johnny Giavotella, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Alcides Escobar, Billy Butler, Norichika Aoki

Kings of Kauffman

Time to Stop the Danny Valencia as a Second Baseman Experiment

In theory, the Kansas City Royals decision to designate Pedro Ciriaco for assignment would not have mattered.

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Related Topix: Sports, Johnny Giavotella, Greg Holland, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Alcides Escobar

The Kansas City Star

The five biggest problems with the Royals offense

Two interesting points before we get started: this may be a statistical anomaly, but the Royals have been in 3-0 counts more often than any team in the American League.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon, Billy Butler, Weird

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Bradenton.com

Loney's single in 9th lifts Rays over Royals 1-0

Rays starter Chris Archer wriggled out of two bases-loaded jams and went seven innings in an impressive pitchers' duel between top young arms.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Chris Archer, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, Yordano Ventura

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