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Jiménez drives in 4, Abreu homers, White Sox beat Royals 9-2

Aug. 03, 2022 00:42 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox would have liked to complete a few more trades prior to the deadline to give themselves the jolt they need to make a jump in the AL Central. It didn't work out that way. They'll have to pick themselves up and deliver more performances like this....

Perez, Merrifield homer, Royals edge White Sox 2-1

Aug. 02, 2022 00:39 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield hit solo home runs, Daniel Lynch took a shutout into the sixth inning in his return from the injured list and the Kansas City Royals edged the Chicago White Sox 2-1 on Monday night for their second straight win. Perez launched a...

Royals send 3B Rivera to Diamondbacks for RHP Weaver

Aug. 01, 2022 19:40 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals traded third baseman Emmanuel Rivera to the Arizona Diamondbacks for right-hander Luke Weaver in the second minor move made by Kansas City on Monday to add organizational pitching depth. Earlier in the day, the Royals sent cash to the Seattle...

Judge hits grand slam for 41st HR, Yanks rally past Royals

Jul. 30, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There's no sorcery to Aaron Judge's recent success, although it looks that way, even close up. “Just takes the magic wand and does his thing,” Yankees ace Gerrit Cole said. No doubt, this is Judge's show. He added a new trick Friday night, too —...

Judge's 3rd walk-off HR of year lifts Yanks over Royals 1-0

Jul. 29, 2022 01:53 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge is turning walk-off home runs into a routine. Judge hit his major league-leading 39th home run for his third walk-off long ball this season, lifting the New York Yankees over the Kansas City Royals 1-0 Thursday night. New York was held to...

Royals' trade of Benintendi could be just the start

Jul. 28, 2022 14:21 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals could have waited until closer to the trade deadline to deal All-Star outfielder Andrew Benintendi, perhaps getting a slightly better offer in the process, but consummating their move with the Yankees for three pitching prospects late Wednesday provided one...

Greinke's sharp stuff helps Royals cruise past Angels 7-0

Jul. 26, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Zack Greinke is getting to the point in his career where it seems as though just about every start brings with it some kind of record, even those that the former Cy Young winner never anticipated seeing. Like his name climbing the career strikeouts list. ...

Singer strikes out career-high 12, Royals beat Rays 6-3

Jul. 23, 2022 23:16 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brady Singer struck out a career-high 12, Michael A. Taylor and Bobby Witt Jr. homered off Ryan Yarbrough in a three-run eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 on Saturday night. Singer, a 25-year-old right-hander in his third...

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,...