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  1. Royals Extension Candidate: Danny DuffyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... he began the season in the minors, joined the big league bullpen early on, then moved to the rotation to take Bruce Chen 's place, and never looked back. Duffy's strikeouts took a hit last year, all the way down to 6.8 per 9 innings, but he also ...


  2. Royals set to have $110 million payroll in 2015Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Royals Review

    ... !), the Royals are set to have a 2015 payroll of $110.7 million. There may also be $2 million buyouts they owe Bruce Chen and Billy Butler for declining their options. Its not certain whether that is paid in 2014 or 2015. Things get a little dicier ...


  3. 17 More Items from the Official Online Store of the Kansas City RoyalsRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | Royals Review

    ... house that commemorates a Madison Bumgarner start, even indirectly. We don't even speak that name. Not even the Bruce Chen and Raul Ibanez replica signatures proudly adorning this piece could ever make me want to... wait, what? Bruce Chen?? This ...


  4. Royals Rumblings - News for November 19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Royals Review

    ... in a three-way deal that would have sent Justin Upton to the Rangers and prospects to the Rays . Source: FA LHP Bruce Chen intends to pitch next year and is in the process of talking to teams about a deal. . @610SportsKC #Royals Insider ...


  5. The Royals 2015 payroll situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Royals Review

    ... they need (David Glass has never said "no"!). So let's take a look at how their payroll shapes up for 2015. Bruce Chen is also owed a $1 million buyout for his club option for 2015 that won't get picked up, although that might have been bought out ...


  6. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Kansas City RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... potential buyouts for players with options on their contracts for 2015 - but including the $1 million due to Bruce Chen, who the team released in early September - Kansas City has $44.75 million committed to six players for 2015. That's roughly $6 ...


  7. My Entire Life.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Royals Review

    ... my mom to a game, to see an exciting team chasing after the biggest possible achievement in 29 years. I watched Bruce Chen's career end, and I was gutted. I still hate how it all went down, I felt awful for a week. I still wish Bruce was on this ...


  8. World Series 2014: Giants vs. Royals Pitching Outlook and PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... Guthrie and Jason Vargas. By the numbers, Guthrie was the team's worst pitcher in the rotation (not counting Bruce Chen). He posted a serviceable 4.13 ERA, but he was clearly a step below the other pitchers on the roster. Jeremy Guthrie has given up ...


  9. Chenless WondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Faith and Fear in Flushing

    ... We were well into Kansas City's dismantling of the American League elite when it occurred to me we hadn't seen Bruce Chen , who, last I had noticed, had been pitching in the Royals' rotation since the days of Dennis Leonard and Paul Splittorff. Or ...


  10. Ken DavidoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | New York Post

    ... how many pitchers can say they pitched in the majors in both 1999 and 2014? The answer is nine: A.J. Burnett, Bruce Chen, Bartolo Colon, Kyle Farnsworth, LaTroy Hawkins, Tim Hudson, Joe Nathan, Randy Wolf and Jamey Wright. Most of those guys are ...


  11. Concord's Tupman enjoying former team and teammates' rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    ... backup outfielder and base-stealing maven Jarrod Dyson, and played with utility man Pedro Ciriaco and pitcher Bruce Chen, both of whom played for the team in the regular season. He was teammates with former No. 1 overall pick Luke Hochevar, who's ...


  12. Worcester's Tim Collins caps whirlwind yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... to Omaha on June 26 to work on his breaking pitches and so that the Royals could activate starting pitcher Bruce Chen. With Omaha, Collins went 2-1 with a 2.76 ERA. In 42 innings, he allowed only 26 hits, walked 16 and struck out 56. "Any time you ...


  13. ALCS 2014: It's time to start hating the RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Camden Chat

    ... that side of them at all. Earlier this year the Royals mercilessly released their loyal pitcher, former Oriole Bruce Chen. Since 2009, Chen gave the Royals his heart, his soul, and his best knock knock jokes. And how did they reward him? By giving ...


  14. The Korean Fan Who Sparked Kansas City's Playoff RunRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... this year, New York Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen called Daisuke Matsuzaka a "Chinaman." And journeyman pitcher Bruce Chen was a member of these same Kansas City Royals when his own teammate made slanty eyes behind him during an on-camera ...


  15. Five things that changed the Royals' seasonRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Kansas City Royals

    ... after just three starts the previous January and won in double figures. Duffy came up from Omaha, took over from Bruce Chen and had a rock-bottom ERA. Wade Davis, a starter most of 2013, quickly emerged as the eighth-inning buzzsaw with scoreless ...


  16. Danny Duffy may be the next ace for the RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... has made. Originally, when he was recalled, Danny Duffy was expected to remain in the rotation for as long as Bruce Chen was injured. After all, Chen had a solid first outing before imploding, and it was thought the injury was to blame. Instead, ...


  17. Game 150 Overflow Thread: Not a terrific startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Royals Review

    Bruce Chen played the biggest practical joke of his career by sneaking back into the stadium, convincing everyone he was Jason Vargas, and allowing nine hits and five runs in less than four innings of work. Chenvargas departed, leaving Casey Coleman to enter the game, validating the post I made back in March: "Casey Coleman will pitch in a pivotal game for the Royals in September."


  18. Series Preview: White SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... KC dropped the opener 3-1 with Sale defeating Guthrie. The Royals won the next two by score of 7-1 and 2-1 with Bruce Chen / Wade Davis getting wins. Franchise History: Chicago holds an all-time advantage of 361-332 against Kansas City which ...


  19. James Shields is the perfect pitcher at the perfect timeRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    This is who and what the Royals wanted when they gave up Wil Myers and Jake Odorizzi, two pieces of their future, because they wanted to succeed in the present. They didn't go far enough in 2013 to justify the move, because they left the back-end of their rotation a Bruce Chen-like mess, and Wade Davis, who came over with Shields, was expected to fix that even though he had been spending his time in Tampa Bay proving he belonged in relief.


  20. Royals release former Oriole Bruce ChenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Kansas City Royals said Friday they have released pitcher Bruce Chen. Chen, 37, went 2-4 with a 7.45 ERA in 13 games for the Royals this season, including seven starts, before he was designated for assignment on Aug. 29. The veteran left-hander has pitched for 10 teams in his 16-year MLB career, going 82-80 with a 4.58 ERA in 398 games, including 225 starts.