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3 hrs ago | Kansas City Royals

Role model Hosmer nominated for Clemente Award

The Clemente Award pays tribute to Clemente's achievements and character by recognizing current players who best represent the game of baseball through positive contributions on and off the field, including sportsmanship and community involvement. Each of the 30 clubs nominated a player, and Wednesday marks the 13th annual Roberto Clemente Day, which was established by Major League Baseball to honor Clemente's legacy and officially recognize local club nominees.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Greg Holland, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Lorenzo Cain

11 hrs ago | Kings of Kauffman

The Continued Inability of Ned Yost to Adjust his Thoughts

Aug 23, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost watches batting practice before the game against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. The Royals defeated the Rangers 6-3.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Texas Rangers

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Daily Herald

Royals rally to beat White Sox in 9th

Pinch-runners Jarrod Dyson and Terrance Gore scored in the ninth inning as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 4-3 victory over the White Sox on Monday night. Mike Moustakas doubled with one out in the ninth.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jarrod Dyson, Baseball Players, Jake Petricka, Lorenzo Cain, John Danks

South Side Sox

Royals 4, White Sox 3: Defense, bullpen astound again

With two weeks left in a season marked by disastrous late-inning work, you'd think the White Sox exhausted all the ways to lose a game this season. Down 3-0 through six, the Royals whittled away with a run in the seventh and a run in the eighth before scoring two in the ninth.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer, Alex Gordon, Jake Petricka, Billy Butler

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Royals 4, White Sox 3

Royals 4, White Sox 3: Lorenzo Cain 's infield hit scored Terrance Gore from second with two out in the ninth as Kansas City rallied to defeat visiting Chicago. The Royals trailed 3-2 entering the ninth before Mike Moustakas reached on a one-out double and pinch runner Jarrod Dyson took off for third and continued around to score on a wild pitch from Jake Petricka .

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain, Jake Petricka

Let's Go Tribe

AL Central race down to Tigers and Royals

The Tigers took care of business this week and find themselves back atop the division with two weeks left to go. The Royals are still very much alive for the division though, and currently hold the second Wild Card spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Aaron Crow, Corey Kluber, Chris Sale

Kings of Kauffman

Royals Can Blame Bad Bats & Bullpen Blunder for Series Loss

I've said many times, in this space and on Twitter, that baseball managers don't have much of an impact on the game. Almost all managers are the same, and they generally won't waver too far from a fairly strict method of strategy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Aaron Crow, Daniel Nava, Kelvin Herrera

Boston Herald

Rookie hurler Matt Barnes learns material is difficult

But still, it's all about quality, not quantity, right now for the club's No. 1 overall draft pick from just three seasons ago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lorenzo Cain, Alex Gordon

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Aaron Crow, Royals sunk by Daniel Nava's grand slam in 8-4 loss to Boston

Aaron Crow gazed into the visitors' bullpen for a few seconds before he looked away. He had just thrown the pitch that sunk the Royals, a thigh-high fastball on the inner half that Red Sox outfielder Daniel Nava whacked for a grand slam.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Aaron Crow, Greg Holland, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez

Royals Review

Royals wrap up lousy weekend with 8-4 loss to Red Sox

The Kansas City Royals ruined an otherwise pleasent Sunday with some uninspiring baseball, losing 8-4 to the Boston Red Sox at Kauffman Stadium. The game actually started well for the Royals.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Louis Coleman, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer, Aaron Crow

Kings of Kauffman

Nori Aoki's Quietly Solid Second Half of the Season

Sep 2, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals right fielder Nori Aoki drives in a run with a double against the Texas Rangers in the third inning in the first inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports Nori Aoki was acquired by the Kansas City Royals to solve their problems at the leadoff spot.

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

The Wichita Eagle

PHOTOS: Royals 7, Red Sox 1

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie throws in the first inning during Saturday's baseball game against the Boston Red Sox on September 13, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer fields a grounder before forcing Boston Red Sox's Daniel Nava out at first in the first inning during Saturday's baseball game on September 13, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Royals rearrange lineup, rock Red Sox 7-1

The lineup flashes daily on television screens inside the Royals clubhouse, and most days it inspires nary a glance. Manager Ned Yost values continuity and dislikes meddling with his batting order.

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Kings of Kauffman

The Royals May Be Buckling Under Pressure

Jul 20, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia reaches first on a throwing error to Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer in the fourth inning at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports Every team goes through slumps during the course of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Dustin Pedroia, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox

Boston.com

Game 149 Lineups and Notes: Mookie Betts to Make Big League Debut at Second Base

Jeff Pini has been a sports correspondent for Boston.com since 2013. A graduate of Roger Williams University, Jeff covers everything from the Red Sox and Bruins to B.A.A. running events and high school sports.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mookie Betts, Daniel Nava, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Webster, Weeks propel Red Sox past Royals

Allen Webster pitched six solid innings and Jemile Weeks stroked a pair of doubles and scored two runs as the Boston Red Sox defeated the sputtering Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Friday night. Kansas City lost for the fourth time in five games and fell out of first place in the AL Central for the first time since Aug. 10. The Royals, who are 0-5 against the last-place Red Sox, dropped a half-game behind Detroit, which beat Cleveland 7-2.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Daniel Nava, Allen Webster

Royals Review

Collapsing Royals fall to second as a familiar heartbreak feeling returns to the fan base

After what they've done to their fans for the last three decades, the Royals have one option - make the playoffs. Anything else is unfathomable after the ride Kansas City has taken the fan base on this year Normally, this would be a ten-paragraph story summarizing the events of tonight's Royals games.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Kyle Davies, Soccer Players, Kansas City Royals, Allen Webster

Kings of Kauffman

Has Anyone Seen Billy Butler Lately?

Aug 23, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Kansas City Royals first baseman Billy Butler before the game between the Texas Rangers and the Royals at Globe Life Park in Arlington. The Royals defeated the Rangers 6-3.

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NBC Action News

Red Sox capitalize on errors, beat Royals 6-3

Flood Warning issued September 11 at 9:12AM CDT expiring September 16 at 11:57PM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton Flood Warning issued September 11 at 10:31AM CDT expiring September 13 at 4:36PM CDT in effect for: Atchison Flood Warning issued September 11 at 9:12AM CDT expiring September 13 at 4:31PM CDT in effect for: Daviess, Livingston Flood Warning issued September 11 at 10:31AM CDT expiring September 14 at 9:24AM CDT in effect for: Clay, Jackson, Ray Flood Warning issued September 11 at 10:31AM CDT expiring September 15 at 11:17PM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton, Saline Flood Warning issued September 11 at 10:31AM CDT expiring September 15 at 12:00PM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Lafayette, Saline Flood Warning issued September 11 at 10:31AM CDT expiring September 15 at 2:42AM CDT in effect for: Jackson, Lafayette, Ray Flood Warning issued September 11 at 9:09AM CDT expiring ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Clay Buchholz

Thu Sep 11, 2014

WWLP

Red Sox capitalize on miscues, beat Royals 6-3

The last-place Boston Red Sox took advantage of three critical errors by the first-place Kansas City Royals, pulling away late in a 6-3 victory Thursday night that ended a four-game losing streak. Clay Buchholz allowed three runs, two earned, over 6 1-3 innings for the Red Sox.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Kansas City Royals

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