7 Strong Innings for Dallas Keuchel As Astros Beat Royals 4-2 In ALDS Game 3Dallas Keuchel threw seven strong innings in the Houston Astros' 4-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday at Minute Maid Park in Game 3 of this American League Division Series.
Astros Defeat Royals 5-2 In ALDS OpenerGeorge Springer and Colby Rasmus homered, and Collin McHugh pitched six solid innings as the Houston Astros defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-2.
Pineda Gets Back On Track, Yankees Finish 3-Day Dominance Of Mighty RoyalsAlex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig's American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday to finish a three-game sweep.
Teixeira Drives In 4 As Yankees Beat RoyalsMark Teixeira homered and drove in four runs, Adam Warren pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Tuesday night.
Yankees Emerge From Long Slumber, Belt 5 Homers In Rout Of RoyalsBrett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees romped past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday.
Headley And A-Rod Homer, Lead Sabathia, Yankees Over RoyalsChase Headley and Alex Rodriguez homered, CC Sabathia found his form in his eighth start of the season, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 on Saturday night.
30 Players: Royals Have Special Arm In Brandon FinneganVery few 21-year-old athletes have been on more of a rollercoaster in the past year than Royals pitcher Brandon Finnegan. He became the first player to pitch in the College World Series and MLB World Series in the same year.
5 Sports Events More Surprising Than Beck Winning Album Of The YearLet's take a look at five events in sports over the last year more surprising than Beck's shocking GRAMMYs Album of the Year win.
Palladino: Mets, Yankees Should Follow New World Series BlueprintIf old-time thinkers still exist in our local franchises, they had best change quickly or get out. This is how today’s postseason is set up. One need not be the best, just good enough.
Sweeny's Post-World Series Thoughts: Those Royals, A-Rod, A Hitting Coach And MoreCongrats to the Royals for a spectacular run. It was fun to see their brand of baseball, even though it came up just a bit short.
Keidel: Giants Have Become The Torre Yankees Of The WestThis must make pinstriped fans grin -- or grit their teeth -- with a sense of nostalgia. The San Francisco Giants have become the Yankees of the West. And not just in terms of matching World Series rings.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants' Bumgarner Is The New World Series HeroPitcher Madison Bumgarner carried the San Francisco Giants to a third World Series win in 5 seasons. The Kansas City Royals fall just short.