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Panda: Ventura is probably jealous of my World Series rings

Your browser does not support iframes. In case the drama of Game 7 of the World Series isn’t enough simply for the fact that it’s, well, Game 7 of the World Series, Pablo Sandoval provided a little extra spark when speaking to reporters about Yordano Ventura after Game 6 on Tuesday night. Ventura, who led...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Royals Hang Ten, Force Game Seven With Giants

The pressure was definitely on the Royals to win tonight. It’s simple: More pressure means a better performance, less pressure means a worse performance. This game had all the pressure on the Royals, and absolutely no pressure on the Giants, and it showed. As baseball mourned the loss of Cardinals young outfielder, Oscar Taveras, one man in particular took it hard: Yordano...
Via Royals Blue
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Yordano Ventura dedicates Oscar Taveras with Game 6 World Series victory

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 would become a special day for baseball. Former Cardinals rookie outfielder and 22 year old Oscar Taveras was laid to rest as his funeral was held in his home town Dominican Republic following the car accident with he and his girlfriend, Edililia Arvelo, who also passed away back on Sunday. Later that night, back in the United States, back in Missouri...
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Royals crush Giants to force Game 7

The Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 10-0 to force a Game 7 in the 110th World Series. Yordano Ventura, 23, pitched seven shutout innings, giving up just three hits.  The Royals took a seven run lead in the second inning as eight of the first nine batters got hits. Jeremy Guthrie starts Wednesday night for Kansas City and Tim Hudson for San Francisco in a rematch...
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Kansas City Royals: One win away

Yordano Ventura threw seven shutout innings in Game 6 in honor of the late Oscar Taveras (usatoday). The Kansas City Royals took out all frustration from the last two games Tuesday night and defeated the San Francisco Giants by a 10-0 final. Yordano “Ace” Ventura through seven shutout innings, while allowing only three hits, and eventually leading Kansas City to victory and forcing...
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PHOTO: Yordano Ventura dedicates start to Oscar Taveras

Oscar Taveras was a top prospect and likely had a long career ahead of him before it was cut short by a car accident in the Dominican Republic that killed him and his girlfriend Sunday. The death of the 22-year-old St. Louis Cardinals right fielder sent shock waves through Major League Baseball, and players all around the league took to social media to express their sorrow and offer...
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Yordano Ventura writes tribute to Oscar Taveras on hat

Yordano Ventura showed his support for countryman Oscar Taveras by writing visible messages on his hat and cleats for Game 6 of the World Series on Tuesday. Taveras, a 22-year-old prospect from the St. Louis Cardinals organization, tragically died on Sunday after crashing his car in the Dominican Republic. His 19-year-old girlfriend was a passenger...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Yordano Ventura dedicating Game 6 to Oscar Taveras

Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura will try to keep his team’s season alive when he takes the mound on Tuesday night. Like many others, Ventura will be playing with a heavy heart. Ventura has dedicated his Game 6 start against the San Francisco Giants to the late Oscar Taveras, the 22-year-old St. Louis Cardinals...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Four questions for Game 6 of the World Series

Credit: AP/Charlie Riedel The 3-2 World Series deficit facing the Kansas City Royals has them in desperate need of a win. Despite trailing the resilient San Francisco Giants, don’t expect the Royals to be anxious during Game 6. Kansas City will be supported by an energetic home crowd that should have a considerable impact on the players. When watching Game 6, here are four questions...
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