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KC Royals Rumors: Rangers Want Edinson Volquez

KC Royals starter Edinson Volquez has drawn interest from the Texas Rangers, as the Royals continue to struggle with the August 1 non-waiver trade deadline approaching. Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning New reported the Rangers interest in their former pitcher, who last played for the Rangers in 2007 as a 24-year-old who had yet […] KC Royals Rumors: Rangers Want Edinson Volquez...
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Velasquez, Volquez reportedly on Rangers' radar

Texas was linked Monday to Phillies right-hander Vince Velasquez and Royals right Edinson Volquez.'s Jon Morosi reported the Rangers' interest in Velasquez, while the Dallas Morning News reported the club's front-office inner circle watched Volquez on Sunday. Morosi reported the price to acquire Velasquez would be high. The Rangers have not commented on the reports.
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Rangers reportedly expressing interest in Edinson Volquez

If the Texas Rangers are looking for some World Series experience this trade deadline, here’s one way they can get it. According to a report by Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News on Sunday, the Rangers are expressing interest in Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez and even sent their entire inner circle of front office personnel to watch Volquez’s most recent start against...
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Rangers Interested In Edinson Volquez

The Rangers are interested in a reunion with Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.  Volquez actually started against Texas today, holding the Rangers to one run over six innings to earn a no-decision in what ended up as a 2-1 Rangers victory.  As Grant noted, “the entire Rangers inner circle of front office personnel was on hand to...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
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Volquez gets chance to reverse his recent struggles against Rangers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A.J. Griffin, who missed 43 games with right shoulder stiffness, has not thrown more than five innings in his five starts since coming off the disabled list on June 25.Griffin is 0-1 with a 6.17 ERA in those five starts, allowing 16 earned runs in 23 1/3 innings. He will start Sunday for the Texas Rangers on five days' rest in the series finale against the Kansas...
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Volquez aiming to help Royals claim rubber game

Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez will square off against Rangers righty A.J. Griffin in the finale of a three-game series on Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.
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Edinson Volquez might have just made the worst start in MLB history

A pitcher's career is filled with unforgettable highs and very forgettable lows.Take right-hander Edinson Volquez, for example. Last October, he shined in the decisive Game 5 of the World Series that clinched the Kansas City Royals' first championship since 1985. On Friday night, however, nothing went right.Volquez allowed 12 runs (11 earned) on eight hits and three walks in one...
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June 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Edinson Volquez pitched Game 1 without knowing father died

Edinson Volquez pitched Game 1 of the World Series Tuesday night without knowing his father had passed away. News surfaced before the game that Volquez’s father, Daniel Volquez, died at the age of 63 of heart disease. There were conflicting reports at the time about whether Edinson was aware of what had happened, but Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost explained after the extra...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Edinson Volquez’s father died day of Game 1

The father of Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez died on Tuesday, the same day his son was set to start Game 1 of the World Series, according to multiple reports. Z101's Hector Gomez reports that Edinson's father, Daniel (also reported as Danio) Volquez, died at the age of 63 of heart disease. ESPN Deportes' Enrique Rojas reports that Volquez died in the Dominican Republic...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

ALCS Game 1: Edinson Volquez Shines For Royals In Big Win Vs. Blue Jays (Video)

Edinson Volquez was unhittable Friday night. The Royals right-hander pitched a flawless game for Kansas City in its 5-0 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series. Volquez only allowed two hits while striking out five over six shutout innings. And the Royals’ bullpen took care of things from there. The Royals also had a big game offensively...
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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