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Could Tuesday be Young's last start for Royals before move to pen?

The Kansas City Royals are looking for Johnny Cueto to make an impact in the postseason but his presence will first be felt in the starting rotation. Chris Young makes his case to remain among the starters Tuesday night when the Royals attempt to send the Cleveland Indians to their longest home losing streak in 40 years. Kansas City (60-38) has matched the best start in franchise...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Clock is Ticking: The Royals need for Starting Pitching

  Jason Vargas is done for the year, Yordano Ventura is struggling, and Chris Young is wearing down.  What will Dayton Moore and Ned Yost do?   I was sitting in the left field bleachers of Busch Stadium watching Chris Young and Salvador Perez do long toss prior to Thursday’s make-up game against the St. Louis Cardinals.  I noticed, on more than one occasion, that...
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8 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
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals’ pitcher Chris Young puts on hitting display

Kansas City Royals pitcher slugger, Chris Young, had two hits and drove in three runs against the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night. Young isn’t new to hitting. Before Tuesday, Young had 202 at-bats, one triple, and one home run, however he had just a .144 batting average in his 10 year career entering Tuesday night. In his first at bat of the game, Young bunted into a fielder’s...
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June 17, 2015  |  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...
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June 16, 2015  |  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...
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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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