5 Hours Later, Royals Win World Series Opener In 14thEric Hosmer's sacrifice fly in the 14th inning was the game-winner.
Bumgarner, Giants Stop Royals 7-1 In Series OpenerBy the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead. It might as well have been 100 with the way MadBum and this orange-and-black bunch play in the World Series.
Royals Outlast A's 9-8 In Extra Innings, Move On To ALDSIt had been 29 years since the Kansas City Royals had last been to the postseason — nearly three decades spent mostly in baseball's backwater, a small-market organization on a shoe-string budget trying in vain to compete with the big boys. On Tuesday night, they returned to the game's grand stage in dramatic fashion.
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Man Charged With Videotaping Women In Hospital Washroom A poorly secured cell phone in a west suburban hospital washroom that a man had allegedly set up to secretly videotape women in the toilet area was discovered by a woman when the phone fell to the washroom floor on Friday. She alerted police, who then arrested and charged a 49-year-old Franklin Park man with unlawful videotaping.
Salvador Perez Gives Royals Rare Offense At CatcherThere’s a new age of offensive catchers coming up through the ranks of the big leagues, and Salvador Perez is part of that movement.
White Sox Fall Again To Royals, But Maintain Division Lead Over TigersThe White Sox haven't been able to solve the Kansas City Royals lately. Now, the AL Central leaders have to figure out a way to slow a dangerous division opponent.
Guthrie Takes No-Hitter Into 7th, Royals Sweep SoxJeremy Guthrie pitched into the eighth inning, Salvador Perez drove in three runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Sunday to complete a three-game series sweep of the AL Central leaders.
Guthrie Outpitches Quintana, Royals Beat Sox 2-1Jeremy Guthrie picked up his first victory since late May, scattering five hits over eight innings in the Kansas City Royals' 2-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
White Sox's Skid Reaches 7 After 10-3 LossPoor pitching and a lack of clutch hitting kept the Chicago White Sox reeling on Saturday night. The White Sox dropped their seventh straight game, a 10-3 loss to the Royals.