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Moore, KC face difficult Deadline decisions

As the Aug. 1 non-waiver Trade Deadline looms for the Royals, general manager Dayton Moore said he and his staff are preparing on both fronts -- as sellers or buyers.
8 hours ago

Royals: Buyers, Sellers, or a Little of Both?

When talking about buying or selling, there are a lot of things to take into consideration: Current record, roster makeup, injuries to certain players, standings, holes that need to be filled, and whether or not your team has the pieces to compete down the road. With the Kansas City Royals at 48-49 and eight games back of the Cleveland Indians, there has been some discussion about...
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9 hours ago

Royals, It Is Time To Sell

Dayton Moore selling in 2016 wouldn’t be a white flag for his current core group of players. It would be buying for 2017 and beyond. Alex Gordon isn’t hitting. The Royals rotation is among the worst in baseball. Lorenzo Cain is hurt. Joakim Soria and Luke Hochevar haven’t been good. The Royals currently sit at […] Royals, It Is Time To Sell - Kings of Kauffman - Kings of...
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12 hours ago

KC Royals Rumors: Evaluating The Pitching Trade Targets

KC Royals general manager Dayton Moore is determined to help his club at the trade deadline, unless the Royals completely collapse before August 1. Here is a look at the top trade targets to help the starting rotation. Moore has already said he’s determined to help out his team, according to MLB network insider Ken […] KC Royals Rumors: Evaluating The Pitching Trade Targets ...
Via Kings of Kauffman
3 days ago

Raul Mondesi Jr. suspended 50 games after testing positive for PED found in cold medicine

Kansas City Royal top prospect Raul Mondesi Jr. has been given a 50-game suspension after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, MLB announced Tuesday. Mondesi, a 20-year-old infielder currently with the Royals’ AA franchise in Northwest Arkansas, reportedly tested positive for Clenbuterol. USA Today’s Bob Nightengale said the initial suspension was reduced...
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May 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Royals sign Ned Yost, Dayton Moore to contract extensions

The brains behind the Kansas City Royals’ World Series winning team have been rewarded. Manager Ned Yost and general manager Dayton Moore were both given extensions by the team on Thursday, per a team statement. Yost’s previous deal would have expired after 2016, but his extension will keep him on board through 2018. Terms of Moore’s deal were not disclosed. Yost, interestingly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Despite recent swoon, Moore says Royals won't become 'sellers' at trade deadline

CHICAGO -- Royals general manager Dayton Moore is flying to Chicago today, but don't necessarily read much into that: Moore said it was a pre-planned trip not associated with the team's recent swoon. Asked if manager Ned Yost's job was safe, Moore said by phone: "We're all accountable. But he can't play. I can't play. It comes down to performance on the field. "I really thought that...
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Moore's reaction to Royals' surge: 'We haven't accomplished anything yet'

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Yes, the Royals have won nine straight. Yes, they have gone into Detroit and pounded the mighty Tigers two straight. And yes, the Royals, when almost everyone in Kansas City counted them out a few weeks ago, now find themselves perched on top of the American League Central division by half a game. But Royals general manager Dayton Moore isn't about to get carried...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals GM Moore hinted to Brett about coaching

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals general manager Dayton Moore hinted to George Brett a couple of weeks ago about the Hall of Famer potentially reprising his role as interim hitting coach for the struggling franchise. Moore says Brett told him that he had "a lot going on" this summer. Moore also said in an interview with reporters before Wednesday night's game against St. Louis that he...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

And the early season award for Most Valuable Performer for the Kansas City Royals goes to …

  Dayton Moore. Say what now? The scapegoat has become the stallion? After breaking down every player that has performed well in the first month of the season, I realized one communal factor: Dayton Moore. I think it is time to give some credit where it is due. What does the title “General Manager” mean exactly? From various places amongst this great wide internet, I was able...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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