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2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Ranking Top 7 MLB Contenders by Who's Best Built for the Playoffs

Regular-season success and postseason success are often two different things in Major League Baseball, as some teams are simply better built for postseason success.

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Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Bruce Chen, Jason Vargas, Yordano Ventura, Kelvin Herrera

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

Harrell struggles again as Kansas City gets 4-2 win over Houston Astros

Houston's Lucas Harrell fell behind hitters again and again on Tuesday night and it cost him just as it had in his other two starts this season.

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

Royals Review

Q&A with ESPN's Dan Shulman

The Royals are officially on the national consciousness already having been blessed by Sports Illustrated.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Billy Butler, Justin Verlander, Alex Gordon

Deep Left Field

Series Preview: Cleveland Indians

If the Cleveland Indians won every series from here on out without one sweep, the team's record would be 89-73.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, American League, Billy Butler, Aroldis Chapman

BleacherReport

Brewers' Francisco Rodriguez Reaches 1,000 Career Strikeouts

It wasn't really a milestone to celebrate, though, as Rodriguez began the inning by allowing a solo home run to Rene Rivera, resulting in his fifth blown save of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Baseball Players, Francisco Rodriguez, National League Central

WQXI-AM Atlanta

Royals find right recipe for small-market success

The recipe for small-market success in baseball generally goes something like this: Develop talent through your farm system, strike on a couple reclamation projects, uncover a few diamonds in the rough and then make one or two big trades to put you over the top.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer

The Winnipeg Free Press

Eyeing first playoffs since 1985, Royals proof that patience - and smart moves - pays off

The recipe for small-market success in baseball generally goes something like this: Develop talent through your farm system, strike on a couple reclamation projects, uncover a few diamonds in the rough and then make one or two big trades to put you over the top.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Twins blow by Royals in extras, 11-5

Jordan Schafer tied a career high with four RBIs, including a two-run single in the 10th inning Thursday night as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Kansas City Royals 11-5.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Bruce Chen, Minnesota Twins, Kansas City Royals

The Wichita Eagle

Royals let game get away in 10th inning

The bullpen door opened and Bruce Chen lugged his 37-year-old frame to the mound.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Bruce Chen, Chris Parmelee, Trevor Plouffe

TwinCities

Twins reliever Jared Burton once intimidated Royals closer Greg Holland

Has it really been a decade since Twins reliever Jared Burton first met a Western Carolina freshman reliever named Greg Holland? Both pitchers shook their heads at the memory this week.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball

Wed Aug 27, 2014

ABC News

Royals Score 6 Runs in 8th to Beat Twins 6-1

Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Billy Butler

Royals Review

Kansas City comes from behind to triumph 6-1

There are many great things in Australia. Great deserts, great reefs, great opera houses, great accents-but not great baseball players.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Liam Hendriks, Yordano Ventura, Eric Hosmer, Jarrod Dyson

NBC Action News

Royals Holland on pitching, pools & playoff baby

Flash Flood Watch issued August 27 at 3:43PM CDT expiring August 28 at 10:00AM CDT in effect for: Andrew, Atchison, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Mercer, Nodaway, Worth Flash Flood Watch issued August 27 at 2:33PM CDT expiring August 29 at 10:00AM CDT in effect for: Andrew, Atchison, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Grundy, Harrison, ... (more)

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Detroit Free Press

Detroit Tigers' Blaine Hardy eyes Kansas City matchup soon against friends

In the six Detroit Tigers-Kansas City Royals games in September, Tigers rookie left-handed reliever Blaine Hardy could be facing Mike Moustakas with the game -- and perhaps the American League Central title -- on the line.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Blaine Hardy, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals

Royals Review

Is Greg Holland being overworked?

When something goes wrong these days for the Kansas City Royals , you can be assured that manager Ned Yost will likely take the heat for it.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Danny Duffy, Aaron Crow, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Kelvin Herrera

CBS Local

Baseball Shots Of The Week - August 27, 2014

It'll be interesting to see how the Angels use Gordon Beckham. The Angels continue their search for a 5th starter as they designated Wade LeBlanc for assignment.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, Wade LeBlanc, Baseball Players, Jeff Samardzija, Manny Machado, Chris Denorfia

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Kings of Kauffman

Royals Links: Alex Gordon, Bullpen Rankings, Trade Hesitation, & More

It's a sad day, Royals fans. Last night's game was emotionally exhausting. I know it's going to be hard to carry on, knowing that Derek Jeter will never play another game at Kauffman Stadium, but be strong, friends.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer

Deep Left Field

The Week Ahead For AL Playoff Contenders: August 25th

Aug 24, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians center fielder Michael Bourn is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the third inning against the Houston Astros at Progressive Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Indians, Major League Baseball, American League, Baseball Players, Kansas City Royals, Detroit Tigers, American League West

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Kings of Kauffman

The Recent Struggles of Francisley Bueno

For the most part, the Kansas City Royals bullpen is a formidable group. Greg Holland and Wade Davis are two of the best relievers in baseball, while Kelvin Herrera and Jason Frasor have performed quite well for the Royals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kelvin Herrera

Kings of Kauffman

Series Preview: Yankees

Aug 25, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter warms up prior to the game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, New York Yankees, Aaron Crow, Kansas City Royals

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