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4 hrs ago | Royals Review
It had to end sometime, didn't it? On a nice night in beautiful Colorado, the Royals fell for the 1st time since Taylor Swift released her new single and for the 685th time since her first album.
Aug 19, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Kansas City Royals second baseman Omar Infante hits a two run double in the seventh inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field.
Despite yet another late-inning near meltdown that required a Greg Holland bailout, the Royals improved to 70 - 55, maintaining a two-game lead on the Tigers, who won in extra innings tonight in St. Petersburg, Russia.
A Kansas City Royals fan cheers Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas as he takes the field before a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Minneapolis, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.
The Kansas City Royals ' offense bounced-back nicely on Sunday after a poor outing the day before, demolishing Tommy Milone and the rest of the Minnesota Twins Milone only needed nine pitches to make it out of the first, but fell apart in the top half of the second.
Josh Willingham returned to Target Field and hit a bases-clearing double in Kansas City's five-run fourth inning, and the surging Royals hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Friday night.
A Royals instant replay challenge was unsuccessful in the fourth inning on Friday night and, as a result, the Twins scored a run.
AUGUST 14: Alcides Escobar #2 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates after sliding into home plate to score during the 7th inning of the game against the Oakland Athletics at Kauffman Stadium on August 14, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Ricky Nolasco's first rehab outing went well enough that he'll be the Twins' starter on Friday night in the first of a four-game set against the Royals.
In the initial incarnation of the game thread for today's day game, I claimed that a mysterious gift of good luck has been responsible for the Royals ' winning ways.
Should the A's see the Royals again this season, it would be in the postseason, but for now, they're not sorry to leave Kauffman Stadium and the streaking team in baby blue behind.
A Western Carolina night for Greg Holland. Cal State Fullerton day for Christian Colon.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 09:56 pm
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