Report: Cubs Get Wade Davis from Royals

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By Blake Tarrants – Last Word On Baseball The Chicago Cubs landed a dominant closer in the wee hours of Wednesday morning, as they acquired All-Star Wade Davis from the Kansas City Royals for outfielder Jorge Soler. Bob Nightengale of USA Today broke the news. The trade appears to be one-for-one, pending physicals. The #Cubs and […] READ MORE




How Milwaukee Built a Winner in Kansas City

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Building a baseball team that goes to back-to-back World Series takes a tremendous amount of talent, foresight, patience, and luck. Along the way, players are released, picked up, traded, brought up, and sent down. Nothing can be taken for granted, nor can it be predicted with 100% accuracy. The Milwaukee Brewers made it to the […] READ MORE


Royals Advance to ALCS

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After being on the ropes in game four of the ALDS and coming back to force game five, the Royals provided a dominating performance at home Wednesday night to give the Houston Astros the final blow to end the series. For the second year in a row, the Kansas City Royals have advanced to the […] READ MORE


Royals Johnny Cueto Set to Start Game Five

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After what could only be described as a disappointing thirteen weeks, Wednesday could be the final outing of Johnny Cueto’s tenure with the Kansas City Royals. When Kansas City hands Cueto the baseball in a game five elimination game, its the exact sort of scenario the Royals envisioned when they acquired him from the Cincinnati Reds in late July. The Royals however, do not […] READ MORE


LWOS World Series Game 7 Live Blog

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The LWOS Baseball Department is pleased to bring you their live game blog, in conjunction with Cover It Live.  The Blog will be going live tonight at 7:30 pm as the American League Champion Kansas City Royals take on the National League Champion San Francisco Giants. With a win on Tuesday the Royals evened the […] READ MORE


What is Right With the Royals?

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Remember when I wrongly predicted that the Oakland A’s would win the Wildcard game? Funny story, but the Kansas City Royals won that game, and the seven games that followed, and are now going to the World Series. The Royals, along with manager Ned Yost, are the first team to start 8-0 in the postseason […] READ MORE


Dayton Moore's Genius at Work

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On Wednesday night the Kansas City Royals earned a 2-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles, finishing off a four game American League Championship Series sweep and taking them to their first World Series since 1985.  The win moved their postseason record up to 8-0.  The playoff run has been a culmination of a long team […] READ MORE