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Royals' Hosmer back in lineup, Vargas improving
Left-hander Jason Vargas peered toward the plate, wound up and delivered a fastball with total confidence, and Eric Hosmer took a massive cut with just as much certainty in his swing.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Indians notebook: Asdrubal Cabrera back in lineup
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Kings of Kauffman
Royals Need Jason Vargas Back in the Rotation
Earlier today, we learned that Jason Vargas is inching closer to a return to the Royals' rotation .
Carlos Santana hits two more homers as Cleveland Indians avoid sweep by Royals
The Indians denied Kansas City a four-game sweep Sunday to end a long and disappoint trip for everyone except Carlos Santana.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Alcides Escobar, Utility Player
Eric Hosmer would be a great candidate; his defense is overrated compared to defensive metrics despite his Gold Glove, though fans seem to be realistic about his streaky hitting.
Chicago White Sox Morning BP: Should the White Sox make trades?
Jul 22, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago White Sox designated hitter Adam Dunn runs the bases after hitting a home run against Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Bruce Chen during the fourth inning at U.S Cellular Field.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Washington Post
Royals break out for 7-1 win over White Sox
Mike Moustakas homered twice, Bruce Chen pitched five effective innings and the Kansas City Royals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-1 rout of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.
Carroll Looks to Continue Winning Ways
White Sox vs. Royals at U.S. Cellular Field . Starters: RHP Scott Carroll for the Sox, LHP Bruce Chen for KC.
Taking a look ahead to the 2015 payroll
With the future of the organization potentially impacted by the moves of next week's trade deadline, I thought we should all take a quick look at the 2015 payroll to see where the Royals stand for next year financially.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Chicago White Sox
Carroll eyeing redemption in rematch with KC
The last time Scott Carroll started a game versus the Royals, the team he grew up adoring in his adolescence offered the right-hander a steely welcome.
Pitching matchups: The White Sox' Chris Sale vs. Jeremy Guthrie Monday at 7:10 p.m.; Scott Carroll vs. Bruce Chen Tuesday at 7:10 p.m.; Jose Quintana vs. James Shields Wednesday at 1:10 p.m. At a glance: The White Sox have lost four straight and are 3-6 against the Royals this season.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Kings of Kauffman
The Royals may be Poised for Another Second Half Run
Jun 25, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain signals to the fans and is congratulated by first baseman Eric Hosmer after hitting a home run in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Kauffman Stadium.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Kings of Kauffman
Yordano Ventura Dazzles in his Relief Appearance
Jun 28, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura delivers a pitch against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning at Kauffman Stadium.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Royals interested in Justin Ruggiano, Carlos Villanueva
The Royals have two connections with Carlos Villanueva in Ned Yost and Dale Sveum and he could add depth to Kansas City's bullpen.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Verlander, Tigers aiming to put brooms on Royals
The Tigers have a chance to close out the first half with a four-game sweep of the Royals on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.
Left-hander Bruce Chen to start Sunday for Royals, not likely to pitch deep into ballgame
Probably not very long at all. The 37-year-old Chen has a 7.11 ERA this season and has pitched just one inning since June 28. Chen pitched one scoreless inning July 6 in a 4-1 loss to Cleveland after throwing five innings of relief in a 6-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels on June 28. Chen is 6-9 with a 5.52 ERA in 21 career appearances against the ... (more)
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Detroit Free Press
2 draft picks choose college over Tigers; team might be done signing
Two of the three unsigned players in the top 30 apparently have chosen to continue playing college baseball rather than sign with the Tigers.
The Miami Herald
Royals' Vargas shelved by appendectomy
St. Petersburg, FL - The Kansas City Royals announced that starting pitcher Jason Vargas underwent an emergency appendectomy Wednesday that will sideline him for at least two weeks.
Tigers Series Preview: Remember first place? That was nice.
The Royals have a chance to make things interesting again in the Central, but face long odds in doing so.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Royals P Vargas to undergo appendectomy
Royals manager Ned Yost announced the news before Wednesday game against Tampa Bay and said surgery was planned for Wednesday night.