Kansas City Royals

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Scott McLaughlin
August 16, 2019 - 4:08 pm
If you're looking for something to do on Thursday, you can head over to Fenway Park and catch at least an inning of Red Sox baseball on the cheap while supporting a great cause. The Red Sox have announced ticket details for the continuation of their suspended extra-innings game against the Royals,...
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Lucy Burdge
March 09, 2018 - 7:29 am
Welcome to Friday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Washington at New Orleans, 8 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Cleveland at LA Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV) MLB: Exhibition: Boston at...
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Lucy Burdge
June 30, 2017 - 6:15 pm
Luke Farrell will make his MLB debut with the Royals on Saturday. The right-hander, and son of John Farrell, will start the first game of the team's doubleheader against the Twins. The 26-year-old was selected in the sixth round of the 2013 draft by the Royals out of Northwestern University. He has...
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David Ortiz salutes the fans during Wednesday's All-Star Game. (Kirby Lee/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
July 12, 2016 - 7:27 pm
The Red Sox made their impact on the All-Star Game, but there were no final fireworks for David Ortiz. The retiring Red Sox legend went 0-for-1 with a walk in his final All-Star appearance, with the real heroics reserved for a pair of Kansas City Royals. Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez ripped homers...
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Johnny Cueto of the Kansas City Royals throws in the first inning against the Red Sox Friday night. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
August 21, 2015 - 6:52 pm
If that was an audition, Johnny Cueto may want to petition for a do-over. The Royals ace acquired from Cincinnati on the Sunday before the trade deadline was racked for a career-high 13 hits and seven runs - six earned - over six innings in a 7-2 Red Sox win Friday night at Fenway Park . For some...
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Aroldis Chapman of the Reds fires a pitch in the ninth inning against the American League during the 86th MLB All-Star Game. (Elsa/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 14, 2015 - 9:35 pm
CINCINNATI -- The Cuban Missile was deadly Tuesday night. In the ninth inning of the American League 's 6-3 win over the National League at Great American Ball Park, Reds closer Aroldis Chapman showed why he is one of the most feared pitchers in baseball, firing 14 pitches, averaging just over 101...
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Eduardo Rodriguez
June 19, 2015 - 4:45 am
It will be a game of firsts when the Red Sox and Royals take the field on Friday, at least for the pitchers. Eduardo Rodriguez, through four career starts, has never seen the Royals, and Yohan Pino, who's yet to make a start for Kansas City, has never faced the Red Sox . Rodriguez (2-1, 3.55 ERA)...
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Mike Petraglia
July 20, 2014 - 9:30 am
Where would the Red Sox be without Brock Holt? That is certainly a fair and legitimate question to ask as the Red Sox approach the second half of the season and try to work their way back into a reasonable chance for the playoffs. The leadoff hitter has provided a vital anchor at the top of the...
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April 21, 2013 - 10:25 am
Red Sox right-hander Allen Webster will make his first major league start in the second half of Sunday's separate-admission doubleheader, facing Jeremy Guthrie and the Royals to wrap up the three-game series. Webster, acquired in the blockbuster trade with the Dodgers last summer, was promoted from...
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July 22, 2011 - 9:24 am
Rays designated hitter Johnny Damon told MLB Network's Matt Vasgersian Thursday that if he were elected to the Hall of Fame, he would wear a Royals hat . "Well, it'€™s a tough decision '€¦ four years in Boston '€¦ four years in New York '€¦ five and a half years in Kansas City," Damon said...
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