Kansas City Royals
Major League Baseball franchise in Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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The Kansas City Royals are an American professional baseball team based in Kansas City, Missouri. The Royals compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) Central division. The team was founded as an expansion franchise in 1969, and has played in four World Series, winning in 1985 and 2015, and losing in 1980 and 2014.
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Biggio's homer sends Blue Jays to 7-3 win over RoyalsCavan Biggio hits go-ahead homer in 8th inning as Toronto Blue Jays beat Kansas City Royals 7-3
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Mercado gets 5 hits, Indians top Royals 10-5, 6th win in rowRookie Oscar Mercado went 5 for 5 and drove in two runs as the Cleveland Indians won their sixth straight game by defeating the Kansas City Royals 10-5
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Royals score 3 in 11th inning to outlast Nationals 7-4Adalberto Mondesi hit a go-ahead single in the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals edged the Washington Nationals 7-4 to snap a four-game losing streak
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