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Outcome of Ventura's pitching duel Royals' last hope in Boston series

At least one pitchers' duel seemed possible during a three-game series between the Kansas City Royals and Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Now a second one seems quite probable. After a showcase of solid pitching in the second game of the set, Jon Lester and Yordano Ventura will look to keep it going in Sunday's series finale. James Shields and Clay Buchholz turned in average...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Ride Big Seventh Inning, Win Game 5-2

Round one of Verlander vs. Chen goes to Yordano Ventura. Technically, Yordano Ventura got the win, but Bruce Chen gave us 5.1 innings of decent work. In his first start off the DL, Chen only allowed two earned runs, and struck out two batters. While this does not qualify as a quality start, for Bruce this was certainly quality. Royals pitchers haven’t quite figured out Austin Jackson...
Via Royals Blue
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals ride Ventura into rubber game with Rays

Kansas City Royals rookie Yordano Ventura has been terrific since returning from a minor elbow injury early last month. Alex Cobb is coming off back-to-back wins for the Tampa Bay Rays, but he's still looking to find his form. Ventura and Cobb square off as these teams close a three-game series Wednesday night in St. Petersburg. After dropping four straight starts, Ventura has...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals at Tampa Bay Rays game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. Kansas City Royals rookie Yordano Ventura has been terrific since returning from a minor elbow injury early last month. Alex Cobb is coming off back-to-back wins for the Tampa Bay Rays, but he's still looking to find his form. Ventura and Cobb square off as these teams close a three-game series Wednesday night in St. Petersburg...
Via Fox Sports Florida
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Ventura shuts down Indians in 7-1 win

CLEVELAND -- Yordano Ventura's dominating performance Friday night produced plenty of superlatives. "He was extraordinary," Kansas City manager Ned Yost said after the rookie right-hander pitched 8 1/3 stellar innings in the Royals' 7-1 win over the Cleveland Indians. Ventura (6-7) blanked the Indians on four hits until Michael Brantley hit a leadoff homer in the...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Stripper Calls Out 2 Royals Pitchers on Twitter for Being Cheap

Apparently on Sunday night, two Royals pitchers, Yordano Ventura and Bruce Chen, went to a Minnesota strip club. For players who both make well over $1 million, they didn’t act like it, supposedly spending just $20. We know this information because a stripper at that club tweeted about the encounter. Here’s a screenshot of her […] The post Stripper Calls Out 2 Royals Pitchers...
Via Diehardsport
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Stripper calls out two Royals pitchers for being cheapskates

Royals pitchers Bruce Chen and Yordano Ventura crossed the wrong stripper. Isabel Kennedy, writer and stripper based out of Minneapolis, was on-hand to witness how some Royals players acted while in a strip club. She wasn’t afraid to call-out a couple of players for their cheapness. I'm about shaming trashdick pro athletes @ work; the #KCRoyals players that came in last night...
Via Next Impulse Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Ventura looks to keep Angels honest with triple-digit heat

After timely hitting and strong starting pitching keyed a season-best winning streak, the Los Angeles Angels didn't get enough of either in their opener against the Kansas City Royals. They could have some trouble getting back on track as they attempt to even the series Saturday. With Hector Santiago seeking his first victory since August, the Angels go for their seventh win...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Ventura leads Royals to 3-2 win over Cardinals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Yordano Ventura threw six innings in his return from a sore elbow, and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Thursday night and end a string of eight straight home losses to their in-state rivals. Ventura (3-5) was skipped his previous time through the rotation because of minor elbow pain, but he looked sharp in his return. He pitched...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Ventura continues to impress; makes strong case for 2014 rotation

John Viril— For the second straight game, rookie starting pitcher Yordano Ventura took the mound in a must-win game for the Kansas City Royals. For the second straight time, Ventura has delivered a strong start. Ventura’s fastball has blown away major-league hitters. The 22-year-old Ventura has 11.1 IP in two starts, with 9 strikeouts while allowing only 7 hits and 2 runs. More...
Via The Viril View: On the KC Royals
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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