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10/5/2014

Royals beat Angels 8-3 to finish off ALDS sweep

Royals beat Angels 8-3 to finish off ALDS sweep

Posted 8:44 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they're here, they want to stick around for a while.

Alex Gordon hit a bases-clearing double in the first inning, Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas each homered and the wild-card Royals (More)...

Kemp's HR lifts Dodgers over Cards, NLDS tied at 1

10/4/2014

Royals beat Angels 4-1 in 11, lead ALDS 2-0

Royals beat Angels 4-1 in 11, lead ALDS 2-0

Posted 10:53 PM 10/3/2014 by The Associated Press

ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning, and the surprising Kansas City Royals took a 2-0 lead in the AL Division Series with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.

Alex Gordon had an early run-scoring single and Salvador Perez (More)...

10/3/2014

Cardinals beat Dodgers 10-9 after Kershaw wilts

Cardinals beat Dodgers 10-9 after Kershaw wilts

Posted 9:48 PM 10/3/2014 by The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Matt Carpenter dug in against Clayton Kershaw, fouling off pitches and fighting an 0-2 count. He finally broke through, smacking a go-ahead three-run double that rallied the St. Louis Cardinals to victory.

Carpenter's hit highlighted an eight-run seventh inning, and the (More)...

Moustakas' HR in 11th puts Royals past Angels, 3-2

10/2/2014

Cardinals announce roster for NL Division Series

Cardinals announce roster for NL Division Series

Posted 2:57 PM 10/2/2014 by The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Veterans Jason Motte, Mark Ellis and A.J. Pierzynski have been left off the St. Louis Cardinals' 25-player roster for the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

The team announced its roster Thursday, when the Cardinals worked out in 95-degree heat at Dodger (More)...

10/1/2014

Wacha in bullpen to start NL division series

Wacha in bullpen to start NL division series

Posted 12:10 PM 10/1/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Wacha, who starred in the postseason as a rookie last fall, will be in the St. Louis Cardinals' bullpen for the start of the NL division series.

Manager Mike Matheny said Wednesday he'll go with Adam Wainwright, Lance Lynn, John Lackey and Shelby Miller the first (More)...

Royals fans elated after 9-8 win over Athletics

Royals beat A's 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thriller

9/30/2014

Athletics, Royals set rosters for AL wild-card

Athletics, Royals set rosters for AL wild-card

Posted 12:19 PM 9/30/2014 by The Associated Press and KOMU Digital Staff

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Royals manager Ned Yost went with a nine-man pitching staff and Oakland counterpart Bob Melvin (More)...

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