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8/31/2015

Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon close to a return

Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon close to a return

Posted 1:24 PM 8/31/2015 by Jacob Kornhauser, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

KANSAS CITY - Royals all-star left fielder Alex Gordon is set to return to the team as early as Tuesday night. 

Gordon went down with a major groin strain on July 8, an injury which was supposed to keep him out of action for eight weeks. About seven weeks later, he's (More)...

8/30/2015

Carpenter, Moss, Reynolds homer as Cardinals beat Giants 7-5

Carpenter, Moss, Reynolds homer as Cardinals beat Giants 7-5

Posted 5:32 PM 8/30/2015 by Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Matt Carpenter, Brandon Moss and Mark Reynolds all hit home runs, Yadier Molina drove in two and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-5 on Sunday.

Jason Heyward added three hits and drove in a run for the Cardinals, who won for the seventh time in (More)...

Guyer, Kiermaier hit HRs help Rays beat Royals 3-2

8/28/2015

Morales hits 2-run homer, Royals beat Rays 3-2

Morales hits 2-run homer, Royals beat Rays 3-2

Posted 8:22 PM 8/28/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Kendrys Morales hit his 15th homer, Edinson Volquez pitched into the seventh inning and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Friday night.

Morales put the Royals up 3-1 with a two-run shot in the third off Erasmo Ramirez (More)...

8/27/2015

Yordano Ventura overpowering as Royals beat Orioles 5-3

Yordano Ventura overpowering as Royals beat Orioles 5-3

Posted 5:01 PM 8/27/2015 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Yordano Ventura struck out a career-high 11 in just six innings, Paulo Orlando homered and the Kansas City Royals hung on to beat the struggling Baltimore Orioles 5-3 on Thursday.

Ventura (9-7) allowed two hits and four walks to improve to 5-0 in his last seven (More)...

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