The Kansas City Royals are still clinging to the AL Central lead after holding on to beat baseball's worst team.
Kansas City will try to continue its success against the visiting Texas Rangers and spoil Derek Holland's season debut Tuesday night.
The Royals (75-61) had dropped three straight and five of seven before winning 4-3 in Monday's opener. Salvador Perez went...
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Last time out, Jeremy Guthrie pitched seven innings, while battling through a fifty-three minute rain delay. Luckily, there was no rain in sight, and Jeremy Guthrie was allowed an uninterrupted start tonight. Unfortunately, Guthrie’s start would be a bad one.
Tonight’s contest between the Twins had a rather odd start. Not that Jeremy Guthrie allowing two runs in an inning is...
Death. Taxes. The Royals win another game in August.
Kansas City (72-56) stretched their lead in the AL Central out to a full three games by doubling up the Texas Rangers on Saturday night, 6-3.
Just three batters into the game, Alex Gordon put the Royals on the board with a towering home run off of the right-field foul pole. The two-time All Star left fielder tied Salvador Perez...
Most of you know that I pick baseball games every day. It's part of my shtick. And one thing that happens every fifth day is not knowing what to do with Jeremy Guthrie when his turn comes up. You could say that Guthrie has been successful with the Royals. His record in two and a half years there is 29-25. He takes the ball every fifth day and is durable. But, gosh, he just...
A red-eye flight awaited the Royals after a 6-2 victory Thursday over Arizona. They departed the desert in an ideal position, one that appeared so unlikely a few weeks ago. The Royals return to Kansas City in sole possession of the American League’s second wild card, and control their own destiny as they hunt for their first playoff berth since 1985.
Inside the visiting manager’s...
PHOENIX -- Through three innings Thursday night, Jeremy Guthrie looked shaky.
After that, he was perfect.
Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game of the season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks.
Guthrie (8-9) allowed seven hits, struck out four and walked none in his eighth career complete...
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If the season ended today, the Kansas City Royals would be in the playoffs.
Unfortunately, the season doesn’t end today, but the excitement the Royals have created in Kansas City is very real. Behind Jeremy Guthrie’s eighth career complete game, the Royals swept the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night with a 6-2 win.
The victory, coupled with the Toronto Blue Jays’ 2-1...
PHOENIX -- Jeremy Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game this season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 on Thursday night for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks.
Guthrie (8-9) allowed seven hits, struck out four and walked none in his eighth career complete game.
Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and Alcides Escobar had a two-run...
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Behind a productive offense and some outstanding work on the mound, the Kansas City Royals have been the best road team in the majors since the beginning of last month.
Now the Royals have an opportunity to lock down their second straight series win on a nine-game, three-city trip.
Kansas City seeks its fifth win in six games overall and 12th in 14 road contests Saturday night when...
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Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie helped the grounds crew get the field ready during a long rain delay in the ninth inning of Thursday night's game at Busch Stadium against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Guthrie started the game and pitched six innings, giving up only two runs, but was still in position to take the loss after eight innings until the Royals took him off the...