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Merrifield and Keller named Royals Player and Pitcher of August

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  – The Kansas City Royals named infielder Whit Merrifield and right-handed pitcher Brad Keller as the Royals Player and Pitcher of the Month, respectively, for the month of August. The awards are determined by a local media vote. Merrifield, who hit his first career walk-off home run in last night’s 5-4 win, had 39 hits in August, tied for ...

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Royals eye first series sweep since mid-July against division-leading Indians

KANSAS CITY – The first-place Cleveland Indians will attempt to avoid being swept in a three-game series by the last-place Kansas City Royals when the two teams meet on Sunday afternoon in Kauffman Stadium. After splitting a tense and competitive four-game series with the Red Sox in Boston on the first leg of a seven-game road trip, the Indians have looked flat in dropping ...

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Royals hit back-to-back HRs to walk-off Indians

Cleveland Indians closer Cody Allen came in to shut the door against the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. It didn’t go well. Royals first baseman <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/players/5605" href="https://www.thescore.com/mlb/pl… MLB | theScore

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Blue Jays lose long-delayed game against Royals, split series

While the Kansas City Royals overcame the weather, Toronto Blue Jays starter Sam Gaviglio was unable to overcome a fourth-inning balk. Lucas Duda homered, Rosell Herrera had three hits and the Royals beat the Blue Jays 6-2 after a long rain delay Thursday night to split their four-game series. Royals relievers Brian Flynn, Kevin McCarthy, Brandon Maurer and Wily Peralta ...

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Curtis Granderson's grand slam propels Jays past Royals

Curtis Granderson held up both hands, showing 10 fingers, one for each grand slam. Granderson ran his career grand slam total into the double digits, Marco Estrada pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Wednesday night. Jorge Lopez (0-2), who was making his Royals debut after being acquired July ...

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Granderson's grand slam leads Jays past Royals 6-5

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Curtis Granderson hit a grand slam, Marco Estrada pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Wednesday night. <a href="https://www.foxsports.com/mlb/jorge-lopez-player-sta… FOX Sports Digital

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Pillar homers in 8th to help Jays rally past Royals

With Kevin Pillar down in the count 0-2 with two outs in the eighth inning, Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez went out to talk to reliever Blaine Boyer. Whatever they discussed did not work. Pillar hit a two-run homer on the next pitch to lift the Toronto Blue Jays over the Royals 6-5 on Tuesday night. Click on the ...

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