Few thought the 2015 Royals could replicate last seasons Cinderella run, but K.C. has made a mockery of the doubters on its way to the American Leagues best record. We were wrong about the team. And we were wrong about the man who built it.
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Luck of the Irish with the #Royals last night. Thanks for celebrating Irish Heritage Night with us! #ForeverRoyal
#Tigers fall to Royals.
#Royals tee off with four homers in big win over Tigers. #ForeverRoyal
Yordano Ventura struck out 11 over seven sharp innings, the Royals hit four home runs and Kansas City rolled to a 12-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.
Final: Royals 12, Tigers 1
Cheslor Cuthbert got a curtain call after his first career MLB homer, and Kansas City scored in each of the first five innings to roll past Detroit. Box score
Yordano Ventura strikes out 11 again
The Royals' right-hander matched a career high by striking out 11 batters for the second consecutive outing. He's also in line for the win with Kansas City leading Detroit 12-1 in the 8th. Follow live
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Ventura dealing in Kansas City
Coming off an 11-strikeout game, Yordano Ventura has seven K's through four innings with just two hits allowed against Detroit. And he won't have to face Miguel Cabrera for the rest of the night after the Tigers' slugger got tossed. Kansas City leads 4-0 in the 4th. Follow live
Welcome to KC, Jonny! Gomes doubles in his first at-bat with the #Royals. #ForeverRoyal
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Blue Steel makes his debut in the #Royals lineup tonight. #ForeverRoyal
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Young fan dives into ice cream cone
The Royals lost to the Tigers on Tuesday but this young Royals fan at least got to enjoy this enormous ice cream cone during the game.
Ned Yost for AL Manager of the Year?
Andrew Marchand of ESPNNewYork.com feels that the Royals' skipper deserves the recognition. See how the rest of ESPN's baseball experts voted. Award predictions
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The Royals' biggest threat? Chickenpox
All-Star reliever Kelvin Herrera and OF Alex Rios will miss a couple weeks after being diagnosed with chickenpox. The diagnosis' raises concerns that other Royals players and opponents may have been exposed. Kansas City leads the AL Central by 12 games.
Cutter is failing Johnny Cueto
A look at how opponents have handled the pitch since Cueto joined the Royals at the trade deadline.
Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft discuss the most impactful September call-ups including Hector Olivera and Javier Baez. Plus, concerns with Mark Teixeira, Johnny Cueto and Gerrit Cole.
Royals vs Tigers
Kauffman Stadium - Thu 9/3