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  1. Man remembers his dad in preparation to play anthem at baseball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Three well-maintained George Brett baseball cards are in a protective case on the windowsill, there's a baseball on shelf signed by the Kansas City Royals Hall of Famer, and sitting in the middle of his desk is a Royals hat that has certainly seen better days. "I played out at Ken Berry up through middle school," said Simpson, a Topeka-native.

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  2. Kansas City Royals: Salvador Perez is Most Irreplaceable PlayerRead the original story

    52 min ago | Kings of Kauffman

    The past two-and-a-half weeks have shown one glaring fact about the Kansas City Royals. Catcher Salvador Perez is by far the most irreplaceable player the team has, and it is not even close.

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  3. Game 124 Thread: Rockies vs. RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Royals Review

    The last time the Colorado Rockies faced the Kansas City Royals in The Other I-70 Series was in 2014, when the Royals beat Colorado twice at Kauffman Stadium and once out of two contests at Coors Field in Denver. Hopefully, the Royals can replicate what happened that year .

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  4. Royals Rumblings - News for August 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Royals Review

    This year is the closest Duffy has ever come to throwing more sinkers than four-seamers. There's always a ground-ball benefit - "I started getting more ground balls, more weak contact," said Duffy, who is currently enjoying the highest ground-ball rate of his career - but this change was more about command than outcomes on balls in play.

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  5. Who might be called up when rosters expand?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Royals Review

    From March through August and in the playoffs, a Major League Baseball team can field a roster of 25 players. Teams aren't necessarily required to keep 25 players on the roster-a team might function with 24 players if there's an injured player they don't want to send to the disabled list-and rosters do expand to 26 on days in which a doubleheader is played.

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  6. Mental Ward: Is the American League competitive or mediocre?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Royals Review

    As of this writing, the Kansas City Royals are 63-61. It places them 1.5 games back of the Minnesota Twins for the second Wild Card in the American League.

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  7. Duffy, bullpen hold Rockies to 2 hits in winRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Manhattan Mercury

    Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy throws a pitch to a Colorado Rockies batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday in Kansas City, Missouri. Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Scott Alexander and catcher Salvador Perez celebrate following a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday in Kansas City, Missouri.

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  8. End of umpires? Electronic strike zone could be coming to MLB in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Colorado Rockies center fielder Charlie Blackmon argues with umpire Dan Iassogna after striking out as Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez looks on in the eighth inning at Kauffman Stadium. Colorado Rockies center fielder Charlie Blackmon argues with umpire Dan Iassogna after striking out as Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez looks on in the eighth inning at Kauffman Stadium.

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  9. Danny Duffy, Kansas City Royals shut down Colorado Rockies in thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UPI

    The Kansas City Royals went from a one-hitter to clinging to a one-run lead with the bases loaded in the ninth and closer Kelvin Herrera exiting with an injury. Danny Duffy did not allow a hit until there were two outs in the sixth inning, Scott Alexander closed out the ninth and the Royals escaped with a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.

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  10. Royals closer Kelvin Herrera leaves with forearm tightnessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MSNBC

    The Royals are a game and a half out of the crazy AL Wild Card race - six games back of the Indians in the division - so they don't have a huge margin for error. They got some bad news last night, though, that could have a major impact on their playoff hopes: closer Kelvin Herrera experienced tightness in his right forearm in the ninth inning of last night's win, forcing him out of the game.

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  11. Royals series preview: The Colorado RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Royals Review

    Though neither team stands much of a chance of winning their division, this series pitting the Royals against the visiting Rockies features two squads very much in the playoff picture, though the Rockies at 68-56 are markedly more deserving of this distinction than the 62-61 Royals. Trailing the National League West's certain champs the Los Angeles Dodgers by 20 games, the Rockies' path to the playoffs is solely via the Wild Card.

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  12. When did each team set their single-season home run record?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Royals Review

    Mike Moustakas stands one home run shy of tying the franchise record for home runs in a season, set by Steve Balboni with 36 in 1985. It is the lowest franchise home run record in baseball, perhaps not that surprising for a team that plays at Kauffman Stadium and has never placed much emphasis on power hitters.

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  13. TWitM: Frank Schwindel still aflameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Royals Review

    Frank Schwindel is greeted at home plate after hitting a grand slam, one of his three home runs this week. This is our weekly look at notable performances from all over the system, from big-name prospects and less heralded guys alike.

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  14. Duffy, bullpen hold Rockies to 2 hits; Royals win 3-2Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Duffy and four relievers combined on a two-hitter, helping the Kansas City Royals hold off the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Tuesday night. Duffy took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and retired the first two batters before walking DJ LeMahieu and allowing a homer to Nolan Arenado.

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  15. The Kansas City Morning Link LookRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Tony's Kansas City

    ... Once the game started he had no-hit stuff. Duffy and four relievers combined on a two-hitter, helping the Kansas City Royals hold off the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Tuesday night. Fetty Wap - There She Go (ft Monty) is the song of the day and this is ...

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  16. BP Kansas City: Saying Bye-Bye To Balboni`s Record by Darin WatsonRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Baseball Prospectus

    When you're at the tender age of eight or so, picking your favorite baseball player is serious business. Of course you want a good player, so you may win any playground arguments that come along.

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  17. Rockies limited to pair of hits in lossRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    The Rockies managed just two hits in a 3-2 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. That's correct, two hits, and the sliding Rockies fell for the 10th time in their last 14 games.

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  18. Gray sees positives in loss to RoyalsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    Right-hander Jon Gray made just three significant mistakes among his 101 pitches in 6 2/3 innings Tuesday night. But due to the experienced Royals hitters he was facing and his team's struggling offense, that added up to a "I try to ditch all the negative thoughts," Gray said.

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  19. Rockies limited to 2 hits in lossRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    ... road offense remains all bark and no bite. The Rockies managed just two hits in a 3-2 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. That's correct, two hits, and the sliding Rockies fell for the 10th time in their last 14 ...

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  20. Herrera exits in 9th due to forearm tightnessRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Kansas City Royals

    The Royals' bullpen, already short with setup man Joakim Soria on the disabled list, may be looking at time without closer Kelvin Herrera as well. Herrera was removed with two outs and the bases loaded and a 2-0 count to Pat Valaika in the ninth inning Tuesday.

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