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Royals Weekly Awards: Week 16

Coming out of the All-Star break, there were high expectations for the KC Royals. Instead, it was a big dud. They were swept in Boston and dropped to third place in the American League Central (seven games out). 448 more words

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Triple-A All-Star Game recap

While the International League is usually known for its pitching and the Pacific Coast League is known for its offense, the IL showed off its offense in their 7-3 victory in the… 481 more words

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Royals trade Verdugo to Red Sox for cash

Earlier today, the KC Royals made a minor trade, sending lefty Ryan Verdugo to the Boston Red Sox for cash.

After missing the beginning of the season due to a sports hernia and coming off a solid winter ball season, Verdugo made nine starts with Triple-A Omaha. 108 more words

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Omaha's Orlando shows off his defensive skills

Omaha’s Paulo Orlando started the Triple-A All-Star Game for the Pacific Coast League as the leadoff hitter and the centerfielder. He may not have collected a hit, but he showed off his defensive skills quite a few times. 36 more words

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Tomko still pitching, faces former teammates

Despite pitching well with Triple-A Omaha, veteran Brett Tomko was released after nine solid outings (4-3, 3.80 ERA). I wondered if that was it for the 41 year old, who has played for just about every Pacific Coast League team in his long career that began back in 1995 (I was graduating from 8th grade). 322 more words

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Pena loses to former teammate Dykstra in Triple-A HR Derby

It has been a career year for Omaha’s Francisco Pena, as the catcher is currently in Durham representing the Storm Chasers in the Triple-A All-Star Game. 264 more words

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Royals Weekly Awards: Week 15

The KC Royals went 3-4 last week to head into the All-Star break at 48-46, 6.5 games back of first place Detroit in the American League Central. 485 more words

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