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VIDEO: Kennys Vargas hit a laser beam of a home run today

In a battle of the Vargases (Vargi?) earlier today, Kennys Vargas of the Twins was the undisputed winner against Royals left-hander Jason Vargas. Check out this laser beam of a home run. 91 more words

Vargas bests his former team, as Royals improve to 4-0

Behind a solid effort from Jason Vargas, the KC Royals improved to 4-0 on the season with a 4-2 victory over the LA Angels.

Re-adjusting to the Royals playing night games (they played mostly day games in spring training), didn’t go so well last night. 279 more words

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Yordano Ventura named Royals' Opening Day starter

Royals manager Ned Yost told Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star on Wednesday evening that 23-year-old right-hander Yordano Ventura will start for the club on Opening Day… 89 more words

Royals sign right-hander Chris Young to a one-year contract

The Royals added some rotation depth Saturday by signing right-hander Chris Young to a one-year contract. Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports that Young will receive a $675,000 base salary with $5.325 in possible incentives. 180 more words

Letting James Shields walk was a step forward for Kansas City

James Shields helped transform the Kansas City Royals from a cellar-dweller to a near World Series champion. Letting him walk away without making a serious effort to retain him was about more than money for Kansas City, however. 538 more words

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Royals sign Edinson Volquez for two years, $20 million

From CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman comes word that the Royals have agreed to terms on a two-year, $20 million free agent contract with Edinson Volquez. 79 more words