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  • Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon (4) is congratulated by teammate Eric Hosmer (35) after his three-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, April 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Gordon homers, drives in 4 as Royals beat Rays 7-3

    The Royals' Alex Gordon knew he put a good swing on the pitch, and he knew that his high fly ball had a chance to clear the outfield wall the way the wind was gusting out.


  • Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon (4) is congratulated by manager Ned Yost, left, and Billy Butler, right, after hitting a home run off Washington Nationals pitcher Dan Haren in the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

    Nationals rally to tie Royals, then lose it with some shaky defense

    First the Washington Nationals were very bad, giving up four runs in the first inning. Then they were very good, recovering from the big early deficit to forge a 4-4 tie in search of their sixth straight road win. But then they were very bad again, fumbling through a shaky eighth inning Sunday afternoon while giving up two runs and practically handing a 6-4 win to a Kansas City team that hadn't had a victory in more than a week.


  • Indians' Carrasco suspended 8 games

    Another dangerous pitch has Carlos Carrasco in trouble again.


  • Indians' Carrasco suspended 6 games

    Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco has been suspended six games and fined for throwing at Kansas City's Billy Butler.


  • Indians' Carrasco ejected for inside pitch

    Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco has been ejected in the fourth inning for throwing at the head of Kansas City's Billy Butler, one pitch after giving up a grand slam to Melky Cabrera.


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