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The cream rises to the top, and this year Royals fans are hoping that sweet cream settles atop an appearance in the post-season.
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 Kansas City Royals
The team was named the Royals as a respectful nod to the legacy of the legendary Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro League.
The Royals tailored their team to succeed in the new ball park - Brett, White, Amos Otis, Hal McRae Al Cowens and Willie Wilson were all line drive hitters who could bunt and steal on the artificial turf and take the extra base on gap hits.
The Royals were part of a four-team 1969 expansion that included the Seattle Pilots, San Diego Padres, and the Montreal Expos.
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  Baseball America - Top 10 Prospects: Kansas City Royals
The Royals led the Indians 7-2 entering the top of the ninth inning Aug. 9 before an 11-run Cleveland rally helped by three errors sent Kansas City to a 13-7 loss, its 11th straight.
Injuries and ineffectiveness in Kansas City have further depleted the system's depth by hastening the timetables for prospects rushed through the system to fill holes.
Kansas City will spend the 2006 draft trying to bolster underwhelming crop of pitchers, starting with the No. 1 overall pick.
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 ESPN.com: MLB - Season preview: Kansas City Royals
Kansas City is fighting an uphill battle right now, and it will be hard to avoid another season like the last one.
The Royals were close to dealing Randa to the Cubs in December, but the deal fell apart when Kansas City refused to pay any of his salary.
He was Kansas City's primary DH last season but moves to the outfield to create room for Ken Harvey.
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  Kansas City Royals (1969-Present)
For the 3rd year in a row the Kansas City Royals are masters of the AL West domain with a 92-70 record, as everyone seems to contribute again.
Just as it looked as if the Royals were heading back to the reality of losing baseball they rebounded thanks to the addition of Jose Lima who helped stabilize their rotation by winning his first 4 decisions after starting the year with the independent Newark Bears.
As the Royals struggled Beltran remained the Royals lone bright spot with a team high 15 homers and 51 RBI when he was traded to the Houston Astros in a 3-way deal, which also involved the Oakland Athletics for prospects.
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  Kansas City Royals - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kansas City won the division in the second half, but lost the division playoff to the Athletics.
When the Kansas City Athletics moved to Oakland after the 1967 season, Kansas City was left without professional baseball for the first time since the 1880s.
In fact, the Royals are currently on pace to surpass the both the 2003 Detroit Tigers and 1962 New York Mets as the worst team in modern MLB history.
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The Kansas City Royals were purchased as an expansion franchise by pharmaceutical magnate Ewing Kauffman in 1968 and played their first season the following year.
The Royals made their first World Series appearance in 1980, losing to the Philadelphia Phillies in six games.
In the late 1980s and early 1990s, the Royals developed young stars such as Bo Jackson and Kevin Seitzer and made some free-agent acquisitions but always fell short of their early success.
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 Scout.com: Inside Pitch: Kansas City Royals
The Royals are retaining their entire coaching staff for the 2007 season, although first base coach Brian Poldberg and third base coach Luis Silverio are switching.
Ray was an 18th-round pick of the Royals in 1993 and made his big-league debut in 1999 with Kansas City.
The Royals would like to have Redman back after he led the team with 11 victories, but he could be priced out of their market.
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 Kauffman Stadium - Kansas City Royals
The Royals were established as a MLB expansion franchise in 1969, and after spending their first four seasons at Municipal Stadium they moved into Royals Stadium in 1973.
The waterfall and fountains comprise 322-feet and were erected when the stadium was built to reinforce Kansas City’s reputation as “The City of Fountains.” Aesthetically pleasing, the “water spectacular” has defined the Royals’ ballpark for three decades and the view from the upper deck can’t be matched when sitting in the lower bowl.
Kansas City was a natural choice of host due to its heritage as the birthplace of the Negro Leagues, which were officially organized by Rube Foster in the nearby Paseo YMCA in 1920.
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 Kansas City Royals : Rotoworld.com - Kansas City Royals News from Rotoworld.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Since the Royals are trying to discover whether he should still be in their plans, he'll likely get most of the starts in the near future.
The Royals have moved Denny Bautista from the rotation to the bullpen.
Royals GM Allard Baird was told Wednesday that he's been fired by the Royals.
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The Royals were involved during those years in a rivalry with the Yankees, the two teams pairing off four times in the post-season from 1976-1980.
The Royals have been last place finishers in the AL Central four out of the last five years and if they want to avoid that from happening again in 2007 they will need some of their pitchers and position players to have impact years.
Royals players hope to not be relegated to the role of spoiler, as they have in past years, as the season winds down.
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 www.kansascity.com | Royals
Royals still seem interested in Guillen despite steroids allegations
Royals notebook: Hillman might be in Japan through Thanksgiving
Kansas City Royals General Manager Dayton Moore welcomed his new manager, Trey Hillman, on Monday as Hillman's wife, Marie, looked on.
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 Kansas City Royals Tickets - Royals MLB Baseball Ticket
The Kansas City Royals were struggling hard through another 100-loss season and became the 11th team in major league history with 100 losing games in three straight seasons.
On January 10, the Kansas City Royals acquired the rights to right-handed pitcher Russ Haltiwanger from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for infielder Jeff Keppinger.
In 2007, the Kansas City Royals’ games will be broadcast on both WHB and KCXM, depending on the game schedule.
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 Kansas City Royals | BaseballLibrary.com
Second, the Royals' front office made several trades that brought pivotal players to Kansas City, such as Hal McRae, Amos Otis, Freddie Patek, John Mayberry, and Cookie Rojas.
Before the game, the Royals release Mitch Williams; The Wild Thing was 0—1 with a 10.80 ERA in his comeback attempt.
Trailing 9—0 in the 8th, the Royals bring in Miguel Asencio, the youngest pitcher in the majors.
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K also gave much personal attention to the Kansas City community, an important philosophy that was inbred into the Royals organization and still remains today.
Under the leadership of Moore the Royals are considered to be one of the most aggressive teams in the offseason.
The 2007 City Royals line-up is considered to be one of the most solid teams, since it is the combination of veteran as well as young and fiery players, such as Alex Gordon, Mark Teahen, Billy Butler, Ryan Shealy, DeJesus, Buck, German, Sweeney, Gload and Brown.
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 Kansas City Royals
The team was named the Royals as a respectful nod to the legacy of the legendary Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro League.
The Royals tailored their team to succeed in the new ball park - Brett, White, Amos Otis, Hal McRae Al Cowens and Willie Wilson were all line drive hitters who could bunt and steal on the artificial turf and take the extra base on gap hits.
The Royals were part of a four-team 1969 expansion that included the Seattle Pilots, San Diego Padres, and the Montreal Expos.
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 Kansas City Royals - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Kansas City Royals are a Major League Baseball team that doesn't win very many games and usually loses at least 100 each year.
The Royals are owned by Wal★Mart, which explains why they make big money by raising good players and selling them to other teams at low low prices, thus giving the Royals the nickname "The Farm Club to all the other teams".
The Kansas City Royals play in Kauffman Stadium, which opened in 1869.
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 Kansas City Royals 2003 Page
Following are graphs and commentary regarding the 2003 season of the Kansas City Royals.
Kansas City had a Cinderella run, but faded as Cinderella teams usually do.
The Royals were slightly worse than average in runs allowed per game, despite the best efforts of their defense.
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She joined the Royals as a media relations intern in 2000 and was named Media Relations Coordinator prior to the 2001 season.
Jones was named the Roving Infield/Baserunning Instructor in 1984 and 1986 and the Kansas City first base coach in 1987 before assuming the duties of Coordinator of Instruction from 1988-96., Prior to joining the Royals, Jones served as a manager in the Chicago White Sox system from 1970-78.
Kyte joined Kansas City on March 9, 1991 as Office Manager of the Royals Minor League facility in Baseball City, Fla. She moved to Kansas City in 1992 and was named as the Scouting Secretary in the Royals front office.
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 matthewweaver.com | mlb ballparks | kansas city royals
Originally known as Royals Stadium and later renamed for the late team owner, Kauffman Stadium is gorgeous baseball park built in an era of ugly and hideous multi-purpose stadiums.
Kansas City sits on a bend in the Missouri River at the border of Missouri and Kansas.
Since the 1990's, most cities have built football-only and baseball-only parks, but Kansas City was at least 20 years ahead of its time.
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 Pro Sports Daily: Kansas City Royals News
Kansas City Star (registration required): "It wasn’t an all-new experience Tuesday night for Royals starter Gil Meche to be working with a comfortable lead.
Kansas City Star columnist Jeffrey Flanagan (registration required): "This is the first summer in 18 years that former Royal Al Fitzmorris isn’t doing Royals pregame or postgame commentary on radio or TV.
Kansas City Star (registration required): "Gil Meche is well on his way to earning his $55 million contract, according to The Star’s system.
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 Kansas City Royals Tickets - Kansas City Royals Schedule, Kansas City Royals Baseball Tickets, Kansas City Royals Games
Fun Fact: The Royals were named in honor of the old Negro League team in Kansas City called the Monarchs.
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The Kansas City Royals became a Major League Baseball expansion franchise in 1969 after the Athletics moved to Oakland from Kansas City after the 1967 season.
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The Royals have played all their games in at Kaufman Stadium (formerly Royals' stadium), and were hosts for the All-Star game in 1973.
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 Latest Kansas City Royals News – Examiner.com
Royals sign 3 more draft picks, 6 undrafted free agents
Billy Butler, John Buck and Alex Gordon homered to snap Kansas City's six-game home run drought, and the Royals took advantage of two throwing errors by third baseman Chone Figgins in a 12-4 rout of the AL West leaders on Tuesday night.
It was the third walk of the inning for Kansas City, and sixth in the final five innings.
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 The House That Dewey Built » Kansas City Royals
You see, the Royals only won 56 games last year and Baird’s contract is set to expire at the end of this season.
The Royals fail to grasp this, however, and have brought on Mientkiewicz to effectively save five or so runs on the defensive side of the ledger, cost them a whole bunch more on the offensive side and block some of their better young talent.
Without the resources to compete for premium free agents, the Royals should be looking to enhance their scouting and player development while improving their ability to manage their own roster and identifying bargains on the free agent market.
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