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17 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

Yordano Ventura gets first big-league win as Royals beat Astros 4-2

Paul Temme chased the gunman while on the phone with police, then locked eyes with the man.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Yordano Ventura

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Royals down Astros 4-2

Rookie Yordano Ventura threw seven solid innings for first major league win to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

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

The Kansas City Star

Royals among teams expressing interest in free-agent pitcher Joel Hanrahan

The team will send a representative to two-time All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan's showcase for teams on Thursday, according to people with knowledge of the situation.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tim Collins, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Aaron Crow, Joel Hanrahan, Luke Hochevar

Nanaimo Daily News

Yordano Ventura dazzles for 6 innings but Royals give up run in 9th, lose 1-0 to Rays

Yordano Ventura was dazzling in his season debut, but the Kansas City Royals failed to give the hard-throwing rookie any run support.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Chris Archer, Yordano Ventura, Ben Zobrist

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Yes, 11 games is too soon to panic, but Royals fans have no basis for hope

A woman reported to Kansas City police Monday that a motorist pointed a gun at her as she drove through Three Trails Crossing, where many of the recent highway shootings occurred.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Shields, Weird

The Miami Herald

Sam Mellinger: Royals fans have no basis for hope

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - James Shields has lived everything the Royals are dreaming of.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, James Shields, Jeremy Hellickson, David Price, Evan Longoria, Ben Zobrist

Kings of Kauffman

Royals Must Readjust Their Aggressive Offensive Approach

Being swept by one of the worst teams in baseball is never a good thing. Three straight losses to the Twins doesn't mean the Royals' season is over, of course, but considering this was looking to be a weaker part of the schedule, it hurts to head to Houston with a 4-7 record.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Star Tribune

Series preview: Twins vs. Kansas City

This is the first game of a six-game road trip that will take the Royals to Houston as well.

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Related Topix: Sports, Salvador Perez, Alex Gordon, Jason Kubel

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Kevin Haskin: Solid bullpen part of KC's pitching strength

Virtually everything anyone should know about the Kansas City Royals is typically listed in parentheses in the major league standings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tim Collins, Louis Coleman, Baseball Players, Aaron Crow, American League, Major League Baseball, Bruce Chen

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Kings of Kauffman

Time to Stop the Danny Valencia as a Second Baseman Experiment

In theory, the Kansas City Royals decision to designate Pedro Ciriaco for assignment would not have mattered.

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Related Topix: Sports, Johnny Giavotella, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Alcides Escobar

Kings of Kauffman

Royals Squander Their Chances, Fall to Rays 1-0

Sep 17, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura delivers a pitch in the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Chris Archer

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Loney's single in 9th lifts Rays over Royals 1-0

Rays starter Chris Archer wriggled out of two bases-loaded jams and went seven innings in an impressive pitchers' duel between top young arms.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, Yordano Ventura, Joel Peralta

St. Petersburg Times

Ex-Royal Myers helps Rays to 1-0 victory

Wil Myers didn't hit the ball into the fountains. Actually he didn't even hit it out of the infield.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Yordano Ventura, Wade Davis

Mon Apr 07, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Royals 4, Rays 2

Royals 4, Rays 2: Jason Vargas took a shutout into the ninth inning and Alcides Escobar recorded a three-run double as Kansas City defeated Tampa Bay for the seventh straight time at home.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tim Collins, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Alcides Escobar, Matt Moore

Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Kansas City Star

Pull-hitter shift a first for Royals' Mike Moustakas

The Royals' Billy Butler heads home on a bases-loaded walk to Mike Moustakas by White Sox pitcher John Danks during Saturday's game at Kauffman Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Louis Coleman, Aaron Crow, Billy Butler, Chris Sale

Kings of Kauffman

Strong Royals Bullpen is Still Just a Bullpen

Wade came into a clean eighth inning with a 3-1 lead. In one inning, he gave up the lead by surrendering two hits and a walk.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tim Collins, Baseball Players, Kelvin Herrera, Luke Hochevar

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Kings of Kauffman

Royals Beat White Sox, 4-3

The Royals won a tight thriller on Saturday afternoon at the K, downing the bullies from the South Side of Chicago 4-3 .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Bruce Chen, Billy Butler, Alex Gordon

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Sports Network

Royals edge White Sox

Alex Gordon drove in three runs and Lorenzo Cain had two hits and a pair of RBI as the Kansas City Royals downed the Chicago White Sox, 7-5, in the second tilt of a three-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Alex Gordon, Lorenzo Cain, Norichika Aoki

ABC News

Gordon's 3 RBIs Help Royals Beat White Sox 7-5

Alex Gordon drove in three runs and Jeremy Guthrie pitched effectively into the sixth inning as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-5 in their home opener Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tyler Flowers, Baseball Players, Nate Jones, Mike Moustakas, Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer

The Capital-Journal

Winless Royals eager for Friday's home opener against ChiSox

It will take more than a couple of bitter, one-run defeats in Motown to make the Kansas City Royals feel any less optimistic about what could be a watershed season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Billy Butler, Justin Verlander

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