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Royals stop three-game losing streak with victory over Rangers

  Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Perez, who had three hits, went deep in the third with Alex Gordon aboard. His two-out double in the first scored Gordon, who had singled and swiped second. Yordano Ventura allowed three runs, two earned, and five hits in 6-1...
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Royals stop slide with 4-3 victory over Rangers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Perez, who had three hits, went deep in the third with Alex Gordon aboard. His two-out double in the first scored Gordon, who had singled and swiped second. Yordano Ventura allowed three runs, two earned, and...
Via AP on Fox
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Royals stop slide with 4-3 victory over Rangers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Perez, who had three hits, went deep in the third with Alex Gordon aboard. His two-out double in the first scored Gordon, who had singled and swiped second. Yordano Ventura allowed three runs, two earned, and...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Indians tighten AL Central race, outlast Royals in 11 innings

  It's getting very crowded at the top of the AL Central. The surging Cleveland Indians have turned the division into one of baseball's best playoff races. Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals blow multiple chances, fall in agonizing manner

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- An enthusiastic crowd of 35,089 fans tried to will the Royals to a desperately-needed win Saturday night. But it's likely that most of those fans left The K speechless after witnessing one of the most awful displays of clutch hitting from the Royals seen in years. In fact, the Royals nearly set a franchise record: They stranded 16 runners in a demoralizing...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals' slide continues with 3-2 loss to Indians

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into a first-place tie with Detroit, which split a doubleheader at Chicago. Cleveland is just 3 1/2 back in the bunched AL Central. The Royals...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians beat Royals 3-2 in 11 innings

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into a first-place tie with Detroit, which split a doubleheader at Chicago. Cleveland is just 3 1/2 back in the bunched AL Central....
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Indians beat Royals 3-2 in 11 innings

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into a first-place tie with Detroit, which split a doubleheader at Chicago. Cleveland is just 3 1/2 back in the bunched AL Central. The...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals' slide continues with 3-2 loss to Indians

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into a first-place tie with Detroit, which split a doubleheader at Chicago. Cleveland is just 3 1/2 back in the bunched AL Central. The Royals...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pair of Royals turn to lady perfume in effort to strikeout uniform stinkiness

Sorry, Old Spice, but Salvador Perez and Alcides Escobar already have a scent they like to rock on the baseball field -- and you can only find it the women's section. 
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Salvador Perez wears women’s perfume behind the plate

Kansas City TV station KSHB in Kansas City interviewed Royals catcher Salvador Perez. It’s the standard stuff: he hopes the Royals will win the World Series this year. He used to play a different position before playing catcher. He is close friends with his teammates. He wears womens’ perfume when he’s catching. Wait, what? *re-watches the video* yep. Victoria’s Secret...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals catcher Salvador Perez says he wears women’s perfume during games (video)

Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez sat down recently with KSHB-TV’s Christa Dubill for an enlightening interview. The interview starts off innocently enough. Perez talks about when he started catching, his best friends on the team and how the Royals feel like family, stuff like that. Harmless, interesting anecdotes and tidbits that allows fans to […] The post Royals catcher...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals use late charge to top Twins, 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each drove in a pair of runs during the surge, which came after the Twins' Phil Hughes (14-9) had stymied the Royals for the first seven innings. Wade Davis (8-2)...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals use late charge to top Twins, 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each drove in a pair of runs during the surge, which came after the Twins' Phil Hughes (14-9) had stymied the Royals for the first seven innings. Wade Davis (8-2)...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Six-run 8th inning powers Royals two win over Twins

  Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each drove in a pair of runs during the surge, which came after the Twins' Phil Hughes (14-9) had stymied the Royals for the first seven innings. Wade Davis (8-2) pitched a perfect eighth...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals score 6 runs in 8th to beat Twins 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each drove in a pair of runs during the surge, which came after the Twins' Phil Hughes (14-9) had stymied the Royals for the first seven innings. Wade Davis (8-2) pitched...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals score six runs in eighth to beat Twins 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each drove in a pair of runs during the surge, which came after the Twins' Phil Hughes (14-9) had stymied the Royals for the first seven innings. Wade Davis (8-2) pitched...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals score six runs in eighth to beat Twins 6-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each drove in a pair of runs during the surge, which came after the Twins' Phil Hughes (14-9) had stymied the Royals for the first seven innings. Wade Davis (8-2) pitched...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Moneyball: The New Oldschool

  Fans of the Kansas City Royals have found themselves in rarified air over the course of the last several weeks, and by and large are not totally sure what to do with themselves. When looking at standings across baseball, Kansas City’s TEAM is one that now sits atop its respective column, but another aspect is also on top and in full display, bringing in a whole new discussion...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

MRI comes back negative on Salvador Perez’s knee

Good news here for the first-place Royals — I just like saying that — as Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports that an MRI on Salvador Perez‘s right knee revealed no structural damage. Perez left Monday’s game after he tweaked the patella tendon in his knee while running the bases. He managed to return to the lineup on Tuesday and went 1-for-5 with an RBI double...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Salvador Perez to undergo MRI on knee after sitting out Royals finale against Rockies

Two days after he first tweaked the patella tendon in his right knee, and one day after he returned to the lineup without any extra rest, Royals catcher Salvador Perez was scratched from Wednesday’s game at Coors Field. He experienced a recurrence of symptoms shortly before the game began. “He went out for stretch and felt great,” manager Ned Yost said. “And then after stretching...
Via Pro Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Injury Update: Salvador Perez to have MRI on knee

The Kansas City Royals fell to the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday by the score of 5-2. The loss dropped the Royals to 70-56, a game ahead of the Detroit Tigers in the American League Central. Alex Gordon and Erik Kratz knocked in the only runs for the Royals. Kratz was starting for the injured Salvador Perez, out with a knee injury. Perez is scheduled for an MRI on his knee. ...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Kratz homers twice as Royals down Twins, 6-4; Salvador Perez exits with knee pain

The sequence confirmed the blessed fortune shining on the Royals, even as the events hinted at the organization’s darkest fear. In the seventh inning of a 6-4 victory over Minnesota on Monday, Salvador Perez stood inside the dugout with his shirt untucked and his right knee sore. It was his turn to bat. He would not. Instead Erik Kratz, a 34-year-old backup acquired last month...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Injury Update: Salvador Perez exits with knee discomfort

The first-place Kansas City Royals removed catcher Salvador Perez from Monday's 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins with "discomfort in his right knee," according to  Dick Kaegel of MLB.com (video here and below). Perez was replaced in the seventh inning by Erik Kratz, who homered twice.No X-ray or MRI was taken and Royals manager Ned Yost said he is not concerned...
Via MLB Injury News
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kratz, Vargas Lead Royals Over Twins 6-4

The Kansas City Royals just keep on winning. On July 21st, Kansas City had an unimpressive record of 48-50. Fast forward three weeks, and the Kansas City Royals are 69-55, and now have a two game lead over the Detroit Tigers for the American Central lead. Trevor May cruised through four innings, but hit a wall in the fifth inning. May allowed three walks in the inning, and all of...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss
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