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Latest Kansas City Royals Fantasy News
Jeremy Guthrie    P   Kansas City Royals
Guthrie struggled against Minnesota on Thursday, surrendering five runs and nine hits in six innings. He needed 103 pitches, striking out five.

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Michael Mariot    P   Kansas City Royals
Mariot (undisclosed) was recalled and placed on the 60-day DL on Thursday.

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Jayson Nix    3B   Kansas City Royals
The Royals claimed Nix off waivers from the Pirates on Thursday.

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Liam Hendriks    P   Kansas City Royals
Hendriks was optioned to Double-A Northwest Arkansas on Thursday.

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Scott Downs    P   Kansas City Royals
Downs (neck) was activated from the 15-day DL on Thursday.

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Salvador Perez    C   Kansas City Royals
Perez was 2-for-4 with a triple and two RBI Wednesday in a 6-1 win over the Twins.

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Liam Hendriks    P   Kansas City Royals
Hendriks gave up a run on four hits while striking out five over seven innings Wednesday against the Twins.

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Aaron Crow    P   Kansas City Royals
Crow was optioned to Double-A Northwest Arkansas on Wednesday.

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Josh Willingham    OF   Kansas City Royals
Willingham is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Twins, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports Radio reports.

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Lorenzo Cain    OF   Kansas City Royals
Cain is out of the lineup Wednesday versus the Twins, Josh Vernier of FOX Sports Kansas City reports.

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Christian Binford    P   Kansas City Royals
Binford, 21, has allowed five earned runs in six innings since being promoted to Triple-A Omaha.

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Wade Davis    P   Kansas City Royals
Davis pitched a scoreless ninth inning and claimed his seventh win of the season Tuesday vs. the Twins after teammate Alex Gordon smacked a walk-off homer in the bottom half of the frame.

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Danny Duffy    P   Kansas City Royals
Duffy took no decision Tuesday against the Twins, giving up one run over 6.2 innings while striking out four.

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Alex Gordon    OF   Kansas City Royals
Gordon hit a two-run walk-off home run as the Royals defeated the Twins on Tuesday.

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Omar Infante    2B   Kansas City Royals
Infante has been dealing with shoulder inflammation and will miss the next three days, according to manager Ned Yost, AM 610's Josh Vernier reports.

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Liam Hendriks    P   Kansas City Royals
Hendriks will fill Yordano Ventura's (back) open spot in the rotation Wednesday against the Twins, Blair Kerkhoff of The Kansas City Star reports.

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Yordano Ventura    P   Kansas City Royals
Ventura has been scratched from Wednesday's start against the Twins due to mid-back stiffness, Blair Kerkhoff of The Kansas City Star reports.

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Omar Infante    2B   Kansas City Royals
Infante is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Josh Vernier of Fox Sports KC reports.

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Mike Moustakas    3B   Kansas City Royals
Moustakas provided all of the offense for the Royals on Monday, launching a solo home run off of Michael Pineda.

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James Shields    P   Kansas City Royals
Shields took the loss Monday, allowing six runs in 6.1 innings against the Yankees.

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Josh Willingham    OF   Kansas City Royals
Willingham is out of the lineup for a second straight game Monday against the Yankees, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Norichika Aoki    OF   Kansas City Royals
Aoki is out of the lineup Monday versus the Yankees, Josh Vernier of FOX Sports KC reports.

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Jason Vargas    P   Kansas City Royals
Vargas surrendered 11 hits and three runs (two earned) against the Rangers on Sunday. He had three strikeouts and four walks, taking the loss.

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Billy Butler    DH   Kansas City Royals
Butler hit a solo home run in Sunday's loss to the Rangers.

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Eric Hosmer    1B   Kansas City Royals
Hosmer (hand) will undergo another X-ray on Monday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Josh Willingham    OF   Kansas City Royals
Willingham is out of the lineup Sunday against the Rangers, Joel Goldberg of FOX Sports Kansas City reports.

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Jarrod Dyson    OF   Kansas City Royals
Dyson went 1-for-3 with a walk and a career-high three RBI on Saturday against the Rangers.

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Jeremy Guthrie    P   Kansas City Royals
Guthrie allowed one earned run over eight innings, giving up five hits and a walk while striking out two, to pick up the win against Texas on Saturday.

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Salvador Perez    C   Kansas City Royals
Perez is not in the starting lineup Saturday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Norichika Aoki    OF   Kansas City Royals
Aoki is not in the starting lineup Saturday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Greg Holland    P   Kansas City Royals
Holland recorded his MLB-leading 40th save Friday night.

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Salvador Perez    C   Kansas City Royals
Perez went 0-for-5 with an RBI while catching all nine innings against the Rangers on Friday night.

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Yordano Ventura    P   Kansas City Royals
Ventura struck out six and walked three while giving up one run on four hits over six innings Friday night to record his 10th win of the season.

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Scott Downs    P   Kansas City Royals
Downs (neck) will throw a live bullpen session when the team returns home Monday, the Kansas City Star's Andy McCullough reports.

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Salvador Perez    C   Kansas City Royals
Perez (knee) is in the lineup Friday against the Rangers, Fox Sports Kansas City's Joel Goldberg reports.

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Salvador Perez    C   Kansas City Royals
An MRI on Perez's knee came back negative Thursday, Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Danny Duffy    P   Kansas City Royals
Duffy (8-11) had a tough night Wednesday, allowing five runs (only one earned) while walking one and striking out six over seven innings in a loss to the Rockies.

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Salvador Perez    C   Kansas City Royals
Perez (knee) will undergo an MRI on his injured knee Thursday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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Salvador Perez    C   Kansas City Royals
Perez was a late scratch Wednesday with right knee discomfort, Fox Sports Kansas City's Joel Goldberg reports.

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Mike Moustakas    3B   Kansas City Royals
Moustakas is not in the lineup Wednesday, the Kansas City Star's Andy McCullough reports.

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Norichika Aoki    OF   Kansas City Royals
Aoki is not in the lineup Wednesday, the Kansas City Star's Andy McCullough reports.

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