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Slow and Steady Does it for Chris Young in Middle of Kansas City Royals Rotation

OAKLAND, CA – JUNE 27: Chris Young #32 of the Kansas City Royals pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the bottom of the first inning at Coliseum on June 27, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) Movement and location – of the components necessary to be be a big league pitcher, the aforementioned two are probably the most overlooked...
Via The Sports Journal
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals put Houston behind them, head home and welcome Twins

Perhaps a visit from the Minnesota Twins will help the Kansas City Royals move on from a rough end to an overall successful road trip. The American League leaders can avoid matching a season high with their fourth consecutive loss by beating the Twins for a sixth time in seven games Thursday night. Kansas City (44-31) won five of the first six on its nine-game trek before being swept...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Young Keeps Turning Back the Clock With Royals

KANSAS CITY, MO – JUNE 4: Chris Young #32 of the Kansas City Royals throws in the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium on June 4, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. Mandatory credit: Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images Chris Young, a native of Dallas, was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 2000 Amateur Draft and four years later he made his major league...
Via The Sports Journal
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Young’s Dazzling Performance Powers Royals to Sweep Over the Brew Crew

You know you’re in for a long night when you can’t figure out the opposing team’s starting pitcher at the plate. Matt Garza did very little figuring out of anybody, as each batter in the starting lineup recorded at least one hit tonight in a 7-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.   When the Kansas City starting rotation became plagued with injuries, nobody ever expected...
Via Royals Blue
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals' Chris Young hasn't allowed a hit through 6 vs. Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Kansas City Royals right-hander Chris Young has not allowed a hit through six innings of his start against the Minnesota Twins. The 6-foot-10 right-hander has walked three hitters. But he's needed only 73 pitches to get through six as he looks to equal San Francisco's Chris Heston, who no-hit the Mets on Tuesday. Young also has two strikeouts as the Royals have...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals: Early season surprises

Chris Young has been a great surprise to the team to this point ( Through the first fifth of the season, the Kansas City Royals are off to a solid 20-12 start and currently lead the American League Central. Numerous players have started the season off strong putting up impressive numbers and helping the club pick up where they left off last season. Two of the...
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

The Night is (Chris) Young: Royals Down Tigers, 4-1

It's no secret that the Tigers dominated the Royals all throughout last season, especially at Kauffman Stadium. Kansas City was an abysmal 2-8 against Detroit in home games, and the first home series in May really set the table for what was to come. The Royals were 14-12 in April last year, and the Tigers came to town for a three-game set for early season control of the AL Central...
Via Royals Blue
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Mariners Injury Update: Chris Young to make start

Seattle Mariners pitcher Chris Young will make his scheduled start on Saturday against the Texas Rangers despite some concerns about his health, reports Dave Sessions of / gettyimages.comNo specific injury has been made apparent, but Young has been shelled in his last two outings and already thrown 150 innings for the first time since 2007. That led to some concern...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Seattle Mariners Pitcher Chris Young’s Comeback Year Take A Hit?

Seattle Mariners’ Chris Young might be getting bounced from the rotation. The 6’10 right-hander has pitched poorly recently and could be facing the hook from Manager Lloyd McClendon. The comeback-player of the year candidate has fallen on hard times. On Tuesday, Young didn’t get out of the first inning against the Oakland Athletics. In fact, Young hasn’t reached the seventh...
Via Oregon Sports News
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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