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  • Royals hurler Crow heads new MU hall of fame class

    Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Aaron Crow tops the list of former University of Missouri athletes selected as the latest inductees into the school's sports hall of fame.


  • Storm halts Royals Caravan stops in NE Kansas

    The Kansas City Royals have canceled Tuesday's Royals Caravan visits to Manhattan and Fort Riley because of the impending winter storm.


  • Royals, Chen agree to $4.25M deal with 2015 option

    Left-hander Bruce Chen got his wish Thursday, agreeing to a $4.25 million, one-year contract to return to the Kansas City Royals, where he's spent the past five seasons.


  • Royals reach deal with Maxwell, avoid arbitration

    Outfielder Justin Maxwell and the Kansas City Royals agreed to a one-year contract worth $1,325,000, leaving closer Greg Holland and reliever Aaron Crow as their only unsigned players in arbitration.


  • Royals reach $32 million, 4-year deal with Vargas

    The Kansas City Royals agreed to a $32 million, four-year contract with left-hander Jason Vargas on Thursday, trying to fill the void in their rotation created by Ervin Santana's free agency.


  • Royals reach 4-year deal with LHP Jason Vargas

    The Kansas City Royals signed left-hander Jason Vargas to a four-year contract on Thursday, trying to fill the void in their rotation created by Ervin Santana's free agency.


  • Royals manager Yost agrees to 2-year extension

    The Royals and manager Ned Yost agreed to a two-year contract extension Tuesday after wrapping up an 86-76 season, the best finish for the franchise in 24 years.


  • 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.


  • Royals INF Tejada suspended 105 games for PED use

    The scourge of drugs and baseball claimed its third former MVP in a month when Miguel Tejada was suspended Saturday for 105 games after testing positive for an amphetamine.


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