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5 Royals Lead In All-Star Voting, Balloting Ends Thursday

Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson and Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz have moved ahead in fan voting for starting spots in the All-Star Game, leaving five Kansas City Royals still in the lead.

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First base umpire Jeff Kellogg watches as Torii Hunter of the Minnesota Twins throws his batting glove onto the field after being ejected from the game against the Kansas City Royals during the eighth inning on June 10, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Torii Hunter Tosses Clothes During Tantrum

The Royals beat the Twins by a score of 7-2 on Wednesday, a night spiced up in the eighth inning by an ejection of Torii Hunter that preceded his equipment-throwing tantrum.

06/11/2015

Alcides Escobar of the Kansas City Royals crosses home as he scores on a Kendrys Morales double in the fifth inning at Kauffman Stadium on June 7, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (credit: Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Royals Beat Rangers 4-3 To Avoid Sweep

Salvador Perez hit a solo home run with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Royals avoided a sweep by beating Texas by a score of 4-3 on Sunday.

06/08/2015

Ross Detwiler of the Texas Rangers throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 14, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Detwiler Struggles As Royals Top Rangers 6-3

Getting his wish to be a starter — he was a reliever last season — Ross Detwiler’s winless streak in Texas reached seven games after 6-3 loss on Thursday to the Royals.

05/15/2015

Yovani Gallardo of the Texas Rangers throws against the Kansas City Royals in the first inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 13, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Gallardo Leads Rangers Past Royals 5-2

Shin-Soo Choo hit a leadoff homer and Prince Fielder homered, backing seven innings from Rangers starter Yovani Gallardo in a 5-2 win over the Royals on Wednesday.

05/14/2015

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Keith Helps Larry Prepare For First Pitch

Larry Mowry is set to throw out the first pitch at the Rangers game on Thursday. But first, to help him prepare for the occasion, Keith Russell is offering some tips.

05/14/2015

Prince Fielder of the Texas Rangers hits an RBI single against the Kansas City Royals in the third inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rangers Lose 7-6 To Royals In 10 Innings

Adrian Beltre got picked off at first base. Shin-Soo Choo slipped and got thrown out trying to get to third base. It was that kind of night for the Rangers against the Royals.

05/13/2015

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3 Homers Help Rangers Top Royals 8-2

Adrian Beltre homered for the second day in a row, while newcomer Thomas Field hit his first homer, as the Rangers beat the weary Royals by a score of 8-2 on Monday night.

05/12/2015

General view of Surprise Stadium before the spring training game between the Kansas City Royals and the Texas Rangers on February 22, 2013 in Surprise, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Moustakas Hits Grand Slam In Royals’ Victory Over Rangers

Mike Moustakas hit a grand slam in a seven-run first inning as the Kansas City Royals outslugged the Texas Rangers 11-7 Monday.

03/30/2015

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30 Players: Royals Have Special Arm In Brandon Finnegan

Very few 21-year-old athletes have been on more of a rollercoaster in the past year than Royals pitcher Brandon Finnegan. He became the first player to pitch in the College World Series and MLB World Series in the same year.

03/24/2015

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5 Sporting Events More Surprising Than Beck Winning Album Of The Year

Let’s take a look at five events in sports over the last year more surprising than Beck’s shocking GRAMMYs Album of the Year win.

02/09/2015

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Rios Agrees To $11 Million Deal With Royals

Outfielder Alex Rios and the Kansas City Royals have agreed to an $11 million, one-year contract, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said Monday.

12/16/2014

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