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  1. Ventura toxicology report won't be released to publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Houston Chronicle

    In this Sept. 19, 2016, file photo, Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, in Kansas City, Mo.

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  2. What Would It Take To Win in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Gaslamp Ball

    I think we're all emotionally ready for the impending dumpster fire 2017 looks like it will be. More that that, we all seem to be on board with the strategy of building a winner from the ground up.

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  3. Blue Jays' Tulowitzki sets sights high for himself and his infield teammatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Globe and Mail

    Troy Tulowitzki of the Toronto Blue Jays dives for a ball hit by Kansas City Royal Alcides Escobar in the fourth inning of game five of the American League Championship Series Oct 21, 2015 in Toronto. Troy Tulowitzki of the Toronto Blue Jays dives for a ball hit by Kansas City Royal Alcides Escobar in the fourth inning of game five of the American League Championship Series Oct 21, 2015 in Toronto.

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  4. Royals Rumblings - News for February 16, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Royals Review

    The Star's Rustin Dodd reports that Dayton Moore thinks this is quite possibly the best Royals rotation he's put together : "I think this rotation is certainly every bit as good as any rotation that we've had," Moore said. "Truthfully."

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  5. The Royals bullpen depends on the young guysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Royals Review

    ... yielded a 1.23 ERA and a strikeout rate per nine innings north of 12. since the start of the 2010s, the Kansas City Royals are going to need significant production from their minor league farm system in order to make the next step. Danny Duffy's ...

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  6. Cheslor Cuthbert joins crowded field in Royalsa second base competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Star's Rustin Dodd breaks down the second base competition heading into the first full day of Royals camp on Friday. Cheslor Cuthbert started over 100 games at third base last season for the Royals.

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  7. The Royals aren't giving up on the 2017 season - or their free agents | FOX SportsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    So, yeah, after all their moves this offseason, they have four players set to be free agents after the 2017 season: Cain, Hosmer, Moustakas, and Alcides Escobar. Escobar is the easiest one to part with--he's 30 and coming off consecutive garbage seasons and their most highly touted position player prospect is a shortstop .

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  8. Royals Rumblings - News for February 15, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Royals Review

    Last year, pitching exclusively in relief, only 52% of the batters Wood faced were right-handed, which is why he allowed just a .285 wOBA despite a massive platoon split. Wood's pitches work very well against left-handed hitters, and the Cubs maximized the number of lefties he could face without turning him into a pure specialist.

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  9. Royals State of the Farm: ShortstopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Royals Review

    I think as an organization, 2B gets a lot of flack and it's well warranted. It's been bad, but what about SS? Alcides Escobar has been the damn near 162-game starter for the past few years, though his bat has gone from poor to a liability.

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  10. Spring training battles: Second baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Royals Review

    Second base has been a bit of a revolving door for the Royals since Dayton Moore took over. Since 2007, his first full season as General Manager, a total of 32 different players have played second base, none of them appearing in more than 300 games at the position.

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  11. Brian Flynn out eight weeks with a broken ribRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Royals Review

    Left-handed pitcher Brian Flynn is out eight weeks with a broken rib after falling through the roof of his barn. That would mean he will have to start the regular season on the disabled list.

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  12. AL Central position-by-position comparisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Royals Review

    Spring Training is here! Hallelujah! The dismal, dark, cold, terrifying, depressing off-season is behind us. Now to the bright future of the 2017 baseball season.

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  13. Using Projections to Project Royals Free Agent ContractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Royals Review

    This upcoming season and offseason for the Royals might be the most pivotal one of the Dayton Moore era. Mainly because a huge part of the core that helped win a world championship in 2015 are now free agents.

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  14. Royals agree to terms with 12 players on contracts for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | KCTV5

    ... Burns, Cuthbert, Dozier, Flynn, Gore, McCarthy and Merrifield have major league service time. The Kansas City Royals have 11 players who remain unsigned for the season. They include pitchers Miguel Almonte, Andrew Edwards, Nathan Karns and Matt ...

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  15. Wood, Royals finalize two-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Fulton Sun

    The 30-year-old left-hander and the Royals finalized a two-year, $12-million contract Wednesday. Coming off a World Series title with the Chicago Cubs, Wood hopes to earn a starting slot in a rotation shaken by the death of Yordano Ventura in a car accident.

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  16. Royals pitcher sidelined for eight weeksRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Kansas City Royals left-hander Brian Flynn is expected to be sidelined for eight weeks after falling through a barn roof at his Oklahoma residence. Flynn, who went to Wichita State, had a 2.60 ERA in one start and 35 relief appearances last season, allowing 38 hits in 55 2/3 innings.

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  17. Spring break ideas: from beaches to Europe to new museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... fielder Delino DeShields throws the ball away during the team's spring training baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Surprise, Ariz. Baseball fans often schedule spring break trips around spring training games for their favorite teams in ...

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  18. Royals sign LHP Travis Wood to two-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have signed left-handed pitcher Travis Wood to a two-year contract, with a mutual option for the 2019 season. Consistent with club policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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  19. How scheduling could impact the Royals approach to 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Royals Review

    I was curious as to who the Royals had to play before the All Star Break and how it compared to the rest of the division. The division can't be won in the first half of the season, but it certainly can be lost.

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  20. Manny Machado, who brawled with Yordano Ventura, reached out to the Royals after his deathRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Ventura. (Jon Meoli, Baltimore Sun video) Orioles third baseman Manny Machado charged the mound against Kansas City Royals Yordano Ventura in June in part because of a fundamental fear: that a pitch could keep him out of the game he loved. "When ...

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