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Inclement weather in Chicago will prevent the Royals and White Sox from playing the middle game of their scheduled three-game series Saturday. The teams announced Saturday morning that the game has been postponed. It will be made up May 14, when the teams already were scheduled to play at 7:10 p.m. They now will play …

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CHICAGO (AP) — There wasn’t much doubt Lance Lynn would go back out to finish this one. Manager Tony La Russa turned to him and asked how he was feeling. “He looked at me and said, ‘Are you good?’” Lynn said. “I said, ‘I’m gonna finish it. Does that sound good?’ He goes, ‘Sounds good.’ …

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CLEVELAND (AP) — When José Ramírez’s shot to deep right field narrowly missed being a home run, Shane Bieber knew what was coming next. A legit one. “Foul ball, homer, foul ball, homer,” the Cy Young Award winner said. “You know he’s on it and he’s going straighten it out. Sure enough, he did.” Ramírez’s …

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Danny Duffy pitched six innings of two-hit ball to beat a longtime nemesis and Whit Merrifield drove in all of Kansas City’s runs with a homer and sacrifice fly, leading the Royals over the Cleveland Indians 3-0 on Monday. The Indians played their home opener in front of fans for the first …

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nate Lowe hit a towering, three-run homer and the Texas Rangers figured how to hold onto a big lead, beating the Kansas City Royals 7-3 Sunday for their first win of the season. Texas blew a five-run edge on opening day and a four-run lead Saturday. Boosted by Lowe, the …

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael A. Taylor homered, drove in three runs, and threw out two players at the plate from center field, leading the Kansas City Royals past the Texas Rangers 14-10 in a wild season opener Thursday. Each team scored five times in the first inning of a game that took 4 …

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The Kansas City Royals made a few moves Thursday to finalize their roster heading into their season opener at 3 p.m. at Kauffman Stadium. Pitcher Jake Brentz and outfielder Kyle Isbel were added not just to the 40-man, both also the 26-man Opening Day roster. Both will make their major league debuts when they make their first …

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Oft-injured Royals shortstop Adalberto Mondesi will begin the season on the injured list with a right oblique strain, leaving Kansas City without one of its most exciting players when it opens the season against the Texas Rangers on Thursday. Mondesi was put on the injured list Wednesday retroactive to March 30. …

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Utility player Hanser Alberto will be part of the Kansas City Royals‘ Opening Day roster after being added to the club’s 40-man reserve list on Monday. Alberto, 28, joined the Royals as a non-roster invitee in February after spending the previous two seasons with the Baltimore Orioles. The five-year major league veteran has experience at …

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The Kansas City Royals finished their Cactus League season with a flair, coming back from a 4-3, eighth-inning deficit to beat the Cleveland Indians 5-4 in walk-off fashion Monday afternoon at Surprise Stadium. Ryan O’Hearn hit a solo home run in the bottom of the eighth to tie it. After Greg Holland pitched a 1-2-3 top …

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