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Kansas City Royals advance to the World Series

Kansas City Royals advance to the World Series

After nearly three decades of toiling as one of baseball's peasants, the Kansas City Royals are once again kings of the American League.

Royals set roster for wild card game

The Kansas City Royals have announced their roster for Tuesday's wild card game against the Oakland Athletics.

Twins fall to Royals in rubber match

Jason Vargas pitched seven scoreless innings, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 4-0 win over the Minnesota Twins in the rubber match of this three-game set from Target Field.

Dodgers beat Royals 2-0

Clayton Kershaw turned in another strong performance as the Los Angeles Dodgers took a 2-0 win over the Kansas City Royals in the second of a three-game set.

Royals defeat Dodgers 5-3

Salvador Perez smacked a solo homer among his two hits and scored twice, as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, 5-3.

Royals come back to beat Cardinals 8-7

Eric Hosmer drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning to complete the Kansas City Royals' 8-7 comeback victory over the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

Royals defeat Blue Jays 8-6

The Toronto Blue Jays' nine-game winning streak was snapped by the slumping Kansas City Royals, 8-6.
Astros complete 3-game sweep against Royals

Astros complete 3-game sweep against Royals

Chris Carter drove in four runs with two homers as the Houston Astros completed a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 9-3 victory on Wednesday.

Kansas City Royals defeat White Sox 3-1 victory

Nori Aoki went 2-for-4 and scored the deciding run in the bottom of the eighth inning that gave the Kansas City Royals a 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox.

Kansas City Royals beat Colorado Rockies 5-1

Lorenzo Cain stroked a two-run homer as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Colorado Rockies, 5-1, on Thursday at Kauffman Stadium.

Seattle Mariners shut out Kansas City 1-0

Hisashi Iwakuma tossed eight scoreless innings as the Seattle Mariners shut out the Kansas City Royals, 1-0, in the opener of a four-game set.

Kansas City Royals shut out the Minnesota Twins 5-0

Mike Moustakas stroked a two-run homer in the sixth inning as the Kansas City Royals shut out the Minnesota Twins, 5-0, in the opener of a three-game series.

Kansas City Royals down the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2

Jason Vargas hurled eight-plus strong innings as the Kansas City Royals downed the Tampa Bay Rays, 4-2, in the opener of a three-game set.

MLB: Kansas City 2, Texas 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Alcides Escobar drew a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning Friday that snapped a tie and gave Kansas City a 2-1 win over Texas.

MLB: Kansas City 7, Cleveland 2

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Salvador Perez doubled home two runs in the first and then scored on a wild pitch Wednesday, igniting Kansas City to a 7-2 win over Cleveland.
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Alcides Escobar
Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Alcides Escobar (21) throws to first base and catch Chicago Cubs baserunner Geovany Soto in the fifth inning at Wrigley Field in Chicago on April 12, 2010. UPI /Mark Cowan
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Alcides Escobar (born December 16, 1986, in La Sabana, Venezuela) is a Major League Baseball shortstop for the Kansas City Royals. He was considered the best-fielding infielder in the Brewers' organization and was previously one of the top prospects in the organization. In 2009, he was considered by some to be the top shortstop prospect in baseball, and one of the top prospects overall.

Escobar was signed as an international free agent by the Milwaukee Brewers in 2003.

In 2007, he split time between Single-A and Double-A, playing 63 games in Single-A Brevard County and 62 games in Double-A Huntsville. He hit a combined .306 with one home run and 53 RBIs.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Alcides Escobar."
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