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Bieber tunes up for playoffs, Guardians top Royals 7-5

Oct. 02, 2022 18:10 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Shane Bieber allowed two runs over five innings in his final start before the postseason, Josh Naylor and rookie Will Brennan hit three-run homers and the Cleveland Guardians defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 on Sunday. Bieber (13-8) is scheduled to start Game 1...

Pratto 2 HRs lead Royals; La Russa out, Chisox 5th L in row

Aug. 31, 2022 00:39 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Nick Pratto hit two home runs to highlight a career-high four-hit performance and the Kansas City Royals sent the Chicago White Sox to their fifth straight loss, 9-7 on Tuesday night. White Sox manager Tony La Russa missed the game because of an unspecified...

Diaz has big hit, Rasmussen sharp as Rays beat Royals 7-3

Jul. 23, 2022 00:27 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yandy Diaz hit a three-run double, Drew Rasmussen allowed one run over five innings and the Tampa Bay Rays returned from the All-Star break with a 7-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Diaz capped a four-run fourth inning with his...

Royals beat Jays 3-1 with 10 unvaccinated players absent

Jul. 15, 2022 00:07 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Angel Zerpa pitched five solid innings, Bobby Witt Jr. hit a tiebreaking homer and the Kansas City Royals overcame the absence of 10 unvaccinated players to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 on Thursday night. “One of the best wins of the year, all things...

Singer leads Royals to 5-2 victory and series win vs Tigers

Jul. 13, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brady Singer won for the first time in over a month as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-2 to earn their first winning homestand in nearly a year. Singer (3-3), who last won June 8 against Toronto, repeatedly escaped trouble to go six innings,...

Taylor gets winning hit as Royals beat slumping Guardians

Jul. 09, 2022 00:31 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael A. Taylor hit a game-ending RBI single, and the Kansas City Royals beat the slumping Cleveland Guardians 4-3 on Friday night. Vinnie Pasquantino opened the Kansas City ninth with a double to right against Sam Hentges (2-1) that nearly cleared the...

Verlander earns 11th win, leading Astros past Royals 5-2

Jul. 08, 2022 01:31 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — In a career with so many accomplishments, Justin Verlander's success this season after missing almost two years with an elbow injury has been particularly sweet. “Of course," the Houston Astros right-hander said when asked if his stellar start means a lot to him....