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  1. Top 10 center fielders in MLB

    Buster Olney

    Ranking the best center fielders is fairly simple at the top. Mike Trout, widely regarded as the best player in the game, is No. 1. Andrew McCutchen, arguably the second-best position player, is No. 2. It gets more complicated after that. 1...

    Blog | November 26, 2014
  2. The top 10 first basemen in MLB

    Buster Olney

    In the second installment of our rankings of the best players at each position -- we ranked the catchers Sunday -- we rank the top 10 first basemen Monday, with the selections following input and observations of MLB evaluators. 1. Paul Goldschmidt...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  3. The top 10 catchers in MLB

    Buster Olney

    In those handful of moments when the New York Yankees talked about an austerity drive a couple of years ago, when Hal Steinbrenner spoke of getting under the salary cap, they decided to let Russell Martin walk away as a free agent -- and he was snapp...

    Blog | November 16, 2014
  4. Wainwright decision looms for Matheny

    Buster Olney

    ST. LOUIS -- The topic was about managing in October with urgency, and San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy stood at the back rail of the batting cage before Game 1 on Saturday night and recalled, with great detail, a bullpen decision he regrets ...

    Blog | October 12, 2014
  5. Angels unlikely to make big moves?

    AJ Mass

    After getting swept by the Kansas City Royals in three games, the Los Angeles Angels have been forced into an earlier-than-hoped contemplation of next season. Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register laments that the huge contracts that the...

    Blog | October 07, 2014
  6. Five key moments as Royals win in 11

    David Schoenfield

    The Los Angeles Angels' 2-3-4 hitters went 0-for-13. That was the big reason the Kansas City Royals beat the Angels 3-2 in Game 1 ... along with a rare Royals home run that won it. 1. Mike Moustakas delivers the big home run. The @Royals are buil...

    Blog | October 03, 2014
  7. Rapid Reaction: Royals 6, White Sox 3

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO - In the opener of their final series of the season, the Chicago White Sox fell 6-3 on Thursday to the Kansas City Royals. How it happened: The Royals scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning when the White Sox were unable to c...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  8. Rapid Reaction: Royals 6, Rangers 3

    Calvin Watkins

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Kansas City Royals do a little bit of everything well from stealing bases to their bullpen work, but hitting home runs is just a problem. Friday night, the AL Central-leading Royals hit two homers and used their strong bull...

    Blog | August 22, 2014
  9. Mike Fiers and the sneaky K club

    Eric Karabell

    By dinnertime Thursday a pair of right-handed starting pitchers already had delivered 14-strikeout performances, which seemed awfully rare to me, and then I found out it had happened four times in 40 years. So yeah, it's rare. One of the fellows who ...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  10. Optimism abounds as Sox gain steam

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Unless the Boston Red Sox become mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, every player in the clubhouse believes there's plenty of baseball remaining to climb back into the pennant race. With the help of Mike Napoli's go-ahead solo h...

    Blog | July 20, 2014
  11. Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 2, Royals 1

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Mike Napoli's solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning snapped a tie ballgame and helped the Red Sox to a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night at Fenway Park. Boston has won six of its past seven games. Red So...

    Blog | July 19, 2014
  12. Trout and Abreu hit long homers

    ESPN Stats & Information

    Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels hit a first-inning homer against the Kansas City Royals. His 489-foot homer is the longest hit in Kauffman Stadium since ESPN began tracking homers in 2006, and it is the longest hit there since Travis Hafner hit ...

    Blog | June 28, 2014
  13. Royals to be buyers at deadline?

    AJ Mass

    Sitting just half a game out of first place in the American League Central, the Kansas City Royals are optimistic that this season might result in their first post-season action since winning the World Series way back in 1985. That optimism has even ...

    Blog | June 17, 2014
  14. Series preview: Mets at Cubs

    Adam Rubin

    Getty ImagesThe Mets face Jake Arrieta, Edwin Jackson and Travis Wood at Wrigley Field.METS (28-29, third place/NL East) vs. CHICAGO CUBS (20-34, fifth place/NL Central) Tuesday: RHP Zack Wheeler (2-5, 4.31) vs. RHP Jake Arrieta (1-1, 3.20), 8:05 ...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  15. Timetable for Valencia

    Doug Mittler

    Danny Valencia got an opportunity for extended playing time last week when the Kansas City Royals finally decided that struggling third baseman Mike Moustakas needed to work on his swing at Triple-A Omaha. But Valencia injured his left hand in Sat...

    Blog | May 26, 2014
  16. What is Royals plan for 3B?

    AJ Mass

    According to Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star, the Kansas City Royals have decided to send third baseman Mike Moustakas down to Triple-A Omaha, and will install Danny Valencia at the hot corner on a full-time basis for the near future. "The...

    Blog | May 22, 2014