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Indians close out road swing in Kansas City

Indians close out road swing in Kansas City

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August 23 The first place Cleveland Indians (73-54) will face the fifth-place Kansas City Royals (38-90), who are 35 1/2 games behind division leading Cleveland. FULL STORY

Yankees host Royals; Judge lost for 3 weeks

Yankees host Royals; Judge lost for 3 weeks

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July 26 Judge was hit in the right wrist when Jakob Junis missed with a four-seam fastball in the first inning in New York's 7-2 victory Thursday. About an hour after New York secured its 65th win, it announced Judge sustained FULL STORY

Yankees may debut Britton vs. Royals

Yankees may debut Britton vs. Royals

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July 25 While general manager Brian Cashman continues his attempts to add starting pitching before next Tuesday's non-waiver trade deadline, Britton will be available to the Yankees on Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series with the Kansas City Royals FULL STORY

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

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July 16 Washington right-hander Max Scherzer will oppose Boston left-hander Chris Sale in a repeat of last year's Midsummer Classic matchup. It marks the first time since 1940 (Red Ruffing of the New York Yankees vs. Paul Derringer of the Cincinnati Reds) FULL STORY

Tribe, Kluber hit rough patch entering series vs. K.C.

Tribe, Kluber hit rough patch entering series vs. K.C.

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July 01 Kluber's three-start slump is actually two really bad ones sandwiched around a really good one. It started June 15 with a 10-3 loss to Minnesota in which Kluber gave up four runs in five innings. FULL STORY

Royals, Mariners go back to the future

Royals, Mariners go back to the future

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June 29 The Mariners' Moose mascot was replaced by Marty the Mariners Martian. Griffey was referred to as "Digit 24" instead of his last name by the public-address announcer. FULL STORY

Surging Mariners take on frustrated Royals

Surging Mariners take on frustrated Royals

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June 28 The Mariners have gone a surprising 29-14, taking hold of the American League's second wild card without eight-time All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano, who was suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball in mid-May for using performance-enhancing drugs. FULL STORY

Cain to return for Brewers' series opener vs. Royals

Cain to return for Brewers' series opener vs. Royals

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June 25 Lorenzo Cain will be back in the lineup Tuesday when the Milwaukee Brewers open a two-game interleague set with Cain's former team, the Kansas City Royals, at Miller Park. FULL STORY

Astros put eight-game win streak on line vs. Royals

Astros put eight-game win streak on line vs. Royals

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June 14 The Kansas City Royals eliminated the Houston Astros in the 2015 postseason while on their way to winning the World Series. FULL STORY

Twins' Sano nostalgic in return playing at Royals

Twins' Sano nostalgic in return playing at Royals

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May 29 Sano went 1-for-10 in the three-game series at Seattle after missing 24 Minnesota Twins games with a left hamstring strain. FULL STORY

 

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