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Trout hits milestone homer to lead Angels over Royals 6-3

Mike Trout drove a long homer for the 250th of his career, Shohei Ohtani also went deep and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 6-3            [Author: AP]
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Rookie Griffin Canning dominates in Angels’ victory over Royals

Kansas City Royals pitching coach Cal Eldred, left, and catcher Martin Maldonado, center, talk to starting pitcher Jakob Junis during the sixth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, May 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo) Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani, right, gets congratulations from Mike Trout after hitting a two-run home run, as Kansas City Royals catcher Martin Maldonado, center, looks away during the sixth inni...
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Kansas police officer is sharing care packages with victimized children

A stuffed animal. Some Kansas City Royals baseball cards. And a business card.


Rangers belt 5 home runs in 16-1 rout of Royals

Rougned Odor homered twice, Willie Calhoun went deep for the second straight day, and the Texas Rangers routed the Kansas City Royals 16-1            [Author: AP]
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Rangers belt 5 home runs in 16-1 rout of Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Rougned Odor homered twice, Willie Calhoun went deep for the second straight day and the Texas Rangers hit five homers in all as they routed the Kansas City Royals 16-1 on Thursday in the rubber game of their three-game set. Joey Gallo went deep among his four hits, and Hunter […]
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Guzman, Calhoun go deep as Rangers roll past Royals, 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ronald Guzman and Willie Calhoun each hit a two-run homer, and the Texas Rangers cruised to a 6-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Shin-Soo Choo added a solo shot in the ninth inning and Nomar Mazara matched a career high with four hits as the Rangers […]
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Royals score early, blow out Rangers 11-5 in series opener

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hunter Dozier drove in three runs, top prospect Nicky Lopez had an RBI single in his big league debut, and the Kansas City Royals routed the Texas Rangers 11-5 on Tuesday night. Alex Gordon and Jorge Soler also drove in two runs apiece for the Royals, who scored nine times […]
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Irvin wins impressive debut as Phillies beat Royals 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Cole Irvin was outstanding in his major league debut and the Philadelphia Phillies scored six times in the fifth inning to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Sunday in the rubber match of their three-game series. J.T. Realmuto hit a two-run double and Odubel Herrera followed with a two-run […]
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Brantley, Peacock help Astros blank Royals

Michael Brantley homered twice, Brad Peacock pitched seven innings and Josh James completed the 3-hitter in Houston's 9-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night            [Author: AP]
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Brantley, Peacock help Astros blank Royals

HOUSTON (AP) — Michael Brantley homered twice, Brad Peacock pitched seven innings and Josh James completed the three-hitter in Houston’s 9-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Peacock (3-2) allowed three hits and set a career high with 12 strikeouts to help the Astros bounce back after a 12-2 loss on Tuesday […]
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O’Hearn, Merrifield hit grand slams; Royals rout Astros 12-2

HOUSTON (AP) — Whit Merrifield and Ryan O’Hearn each hit a grand slam to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 12-2 romp over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night. Danny Duffy (1-1) allowed six hits and two runs in 6 2/3 innings for his first win this season in his third start after missing […]
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Springer, Correa, Chirinos homer, Astros beat Royals 6-4

HOUSTON (AP) — George Springer, Carlos Correa and Robinson Chirinos each homered to lead the Houston Astros to a 6-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Springer opened the first with his 11th home run of the season, including three leadoff drives. He added an RBI double in the eighth. Correa had […]
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Dixon hits 3-run HR in 10th, Tigers beat Royals 5-2

DETROIT (AP) — Brandon Dixon hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Kansas City Royals 5-2 Sunday. Nicholas Castellanos started the 10th with an infield single off Ian Kennedy (0-1), and after Miguel Cabrera popped out, Niko Goodrum reached on another infield hit. Ronny Rodriguez struck out, […]
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Royals rout Tigers 15-3 after 4-run first

DETROIT (AP) — Alex Gordon homered as part of a four-run first inning, and the Kansas City Royals routed the Detroit Tigers 15-3 on Saturday. The Royals chased Detroit right-hander Tyson Ross (1-4) in the second inning and scored the game’s first seven runs. Homer Bailey (3-3) allowed two runs in six innings in a […]
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Greene gets 13th save in Tigers' 14th win, 4-3 over Royals

Shane Greene got his major league-leading 13th save in the Tigers' 14th win, closing out Detroit's 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals            [Author: AP]
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Boyd strikes out 9 as Tigers beat Royals 4-3

DETROIT (AP) — Matthew Boyd struck out nine in another solid outing, and the Detroit Tigers scored three runs in the first inning of a 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. It was the sixth straight quality start for Boyd, who allowed two runs and five hits in seven innings. He […]
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Rays rally to beat Royals 3-1 for 4-game split

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brandon Lowe hit a two-run homer off Wily Peralta with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied to beat the Kansas City Royals 3-1 Thursday for a four-game split. Whit Merrifield became the third player with a two-triple game this season for the Royals, who […]
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Mondesi, Royals jump on Rays early, hold on for 3-2 win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Adalberto Mondesi hit a two-run homer in a three-run first inning, and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Wednesday in the opener of a doubleheader. Jakob Junis (3-2) won his second consecutive start, both against the Rays, after winning at Tampa Bay […]
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Rays-Royals game postponed due to rain; doubleheader on deck

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays’ game against the Kansas City Royals was washed out Tuesday night, and the teams will make it up at part of a doubleheader Wednesday with the first game starting at 12:15 p.m. The second game will begin 45 minutes after the first game. The Rays planned […]
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Rays score early, pile on late in 8-5 win over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Tommy Pham, Yandy Diaz and Ji-Man Choi each drove in a pair of runs, sending the hot-hitting Tampa Bay Rays to an 8-5 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Michael Perez and Kevin Kiermaier also drove in runs for the Rays (19-9), who have won five of […]
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Pujols passes Bonds for 3rd in RBIs as Angels top Royals 7-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Albert Pujols opened the weekend by passing Lou Gehrig on the career RBIs list and ended it by moving past Barry Bonds. Pujols’ go-ahead, two-run double in the first inning Sunday started the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-3 win over the Kansas City Royals. He pulled a fastball from […]
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Matt Harvey pitches seven innings to lead Angels to victory over Royals

Los Angeles Angels’ Mike Trout slides into third base during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, April 28, 2019. Trout was safe at third with a stolen base. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner) Kansas City Royals’ Alex Gordon slides into third base during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, April 28, 2019. Gordon advanced to third base on a sacrif...
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Slumping Justin Bour homers after being dropped to No. 8 spot

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On the day that Justin Bour’s slump grew to the point of knocking him to the bottom of the order, he showed signs of hope. Batting in the No. 8 spot, Bour belted a three-run homer to provide a cushion in the Angels’ 7-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. He also fought through a nine-pitch at-bat in the second, before hitting a popup. Still, one hit was enough to raise his batting average to .179. “It felt good to contribute,” Bour said. “Obviously things didn’t go...
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Rays beaten by Royals in Snell's return

Tampa Bay ace Blake Snell lasted one out into the fourth inning in his return from a broken right fourth toe as the Rays were beaten 10-2 by the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday.
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Royals’ Keller drops appeal, starts 5-game suspension

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Kansas City Royals pitcher Brad Keller dropped his appeal and started a five-game suspension assessed by Major League Baseball after he hit Tim Anderson of the Chicago White Sox in the buttocks with a pitch last week. Anderson flipped his bat after hitting a two-run homer off Keller in the […]
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Royals' Keller drops appeal, starts 5-game suspension

Kansas City Royals pitcher Brad Keller dropped his appeal and started a five-game suspension assessed by Major League Baseball after he hit Tim Anderson of the Chicago White Sox in the buttocks with a pitch last week            [Author: AP]
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Snell to return Wednesday from fractured toe

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays ace Blake Snell is scheduled to return Wednesday from a fractured right fourth toe and start against the Kansas City Royals. The announcement Tuesday comes two days after Rays manager Kevin Cash said the 2018 AL Cy Young Award winner would not ready to be reinstated from […]
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New dad Zunino hits 2-run HR to help Rays rally past Royals

Mike Zunino returned from the paternity list and hit his first home run for Tampa Bay, a two-run shot that helped the Rays stop a season-high four-game skid with a 6-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals            [Author: AP]
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Romine, Yankees shake bullpen meltdown, top Royals 7-6 in 10

NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Romine drove in the winning run in the 10th inning with his third RBI single, and the New York Yankees overcame a bullpen collapse that followed another scoreless start by James Paxton to beat the Kansas City Royals 7-6 Sunday. After adding All-Star slugger Aaron Judge to their ever-growing injury […]
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Judge hurts oblique as Yankees beat Royals 9-2

NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star slugger Aaron Judge hurt his left oblique while taking a swing and was expected to head to the injured list as the already banged-up New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 9-2 Saturday. Judge homered early, but hurt himself in the sixth inning while hitting a single. He was […]
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