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7 Royals in line to start All-Star Game

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Seven players on the Kansas City Royals are in line to start the All-Star Game even after a Major League Baseball official said last week that millions of improper votes had been canceled. That number is down from eight players last week after Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera, the two-time AL MVP, reclaimed the lead at first base over Kansas City's Eric...

Kansas City Royals (39-27) at Seattle Mariners (32-38), 10:10 p.m. (ET)

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - Felix Hernandez looks to become the majors' second 11- game winner, and the American League's first, as the Seattle Mariners open up a three-game set with the Kansas City Royals on Monday. Hernandez put forth the worst start of his career on June 12, when he was blasted for eight runs while recording just one out in Houston. However, he bounced back brilliantly against...

Recap: Kansas City vs. Boston

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Mookie Betts went 4-for-5 with an RBI and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-3 in the opener of a three-game set. Hanley Ramirez smacked a solo homer among his two hits and two RBI, while Blake Swihart and Mike Napoli added a pair of hits, two RBI and a run scored apiece for Boston, which has won three of its last four games on the...

Recap: Kansas City vs. Milwaukee

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost passed Whitey Herzog for the most wins in franchise history on Tuesday night. Alcides Escobar had three hits and scored two runs and the Royals edged the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 to sweep a four-game set. The victory was Yost's 411th in Kansas City. Jeremy Guthrie (5-4) allowed two runs on seven hits over six...

Royals place Ventura on DL

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Kansas City Royals have placed right-handed pitcher Yordano Ventura on the 15-day disabled list with ulnar neuritis. The 24-year-old starter left his last start against St. Louis after just three innings when he experienced weakness in his right hand. He was expected to make another start Friday against Boston before it was announced he was headed to...

Recap: Kansas City vs. Milwaukee

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Alcides Escobar drove in four runs as the Kansas City Royals continued to pound Milwaukee pitching in Wednesday's 10-2 rout of the Brewers. The Royals have now put up 25 runs in taking the first three meetings of this four-game, home-and-home set. Lorenzo Cain, Kendrys Morales and Omar Infante all had two hits and an RBI, and Escobar also collected two...

Recap: Milwaukee vs. Kansas City

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Lorenzo Cain and Alcides Escobar each knocked in two runs, and the Kansas City Royals held on for an 8-5 win over the Milwaukee Brewers to give Ned Yost a sweet return to Miller Park. The Royals spotted Edinson Volquez an early 5-0 lead and were up 8-2 entering the ninth, then withstood a late charge from the home team to prevail in Yost's first game in...

Ned Yost Defends Royals in All Star Lead

By Josh Hamburger, 4 years 1 month ago
The Kansas City Royals are currently dominating the All Star vote, and a lot of people are not happy about that. Seven players are slated to make the starting All Star team, potentially with more if this voting surge continues. To many, it may seem ridiculous that so many players are making it from one team, even when there are plenty of other great choices. But that’s not how it...

Royals place Vargas on DL

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Kansas City Royals have placed left- handed pitcher Jason Vargas on the 15-day disabled list with a left flexor strain. Vargas had been scheduled to start for the Royals in Sunday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals. Vargas is 5-2 with a 4.10 ERA in eight starts this season. To take Vargas' spot on the 25-man roster, the Royals recalled...

Recap: St. Louis vs. Kansas City

By The Sports Network, 4 years 1 month ago
St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Mark Reynolds' home run in the fifth inning led the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in the second of a three-game set. Matt Carpenter and Jason Heyward each drove in a run for the Cardinals, who have won three straight. Tyler Lyons (1-0) picked up his first win of the season as he allowed two runs on three hits with a walk and...