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DENVER, CO - AUGUST 19: Starting pitcher James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals delivers to home plate during the second inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.

Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Wild-Card Tale Of Two Underdogs

The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.

2 hours ago

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ed Zurga)

7 Great Fan Catches Using A Hat

Here are seven great fan catches using a hat.

08/04/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Raul Ibanez (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Ibanez Joins Royals After Release From Angels

Former Seattle Mariners outfielder and designated hitter Raul Ibanez has signed with the Kansas City Royals after being released by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim last week.

1090 The Fan–06/30/2014

Dustin Ackley and Mike Zunino (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Mariners Sweep Royals After 2-1 Win Sunday

Mike Zunino hit his ninth home run in Sunday’s win — he’s now the HR leader among American League catchers.

1090 The Fan–06/23/2014

Eric Hosmer and his teammates are starting to support their strong pitching staff. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mariners at Royals: Series Preview

The Seattle Mariners are in Kansas City for a three-game set against the leaders in the American League schedule.

1090 The Fan–06/20/2014

Danny Farquhar (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Sloppy Defense Dooms Mariners In Loss To Royals

Right fielder Cole Gillespie committed two of Seattle’s season-high five errors in a 9-7 loss Sunday to the Kansas City Royals.

1090 The Fan–05/12/2014

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Listen To The Steve Sandmeyer Show – Thursday, May 8th

Steve, Bill & Jason talk with CBS Sports NFL Analyst Randy Cross, NFL Agent Jack Bechta, andKansas City Royals Announcer Steve Physioc… plus Live Coverage of Round One of the NFL Draft.

1090 The Fan–05/08/2014

Brandon Maurer (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Royals at Mariners: Series Preview

1090 The Fan breaks down the Mariners series against the Kansas City Royals.

1090 The Fan–05/08/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 17: Starting pitcher Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals sits in the dugout in the fifth inning during a game against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium on September 17, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Royals’ Yordano Ventura Looks To Harness Blazing Fastball

The Royals are hoping Yordano Ventura, their young fireballer, can transition from thrower to pitcher.

03/13/2014

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