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Sam Arneson's family ties to World Series

Uncle Mike coaches the Kansas City Royals

Sam Arneson's father, Dave, played football at Wisconsin in the 1980s. But his mother's side of the family is no slouch. In fact, his mother's brother, Mike Jirschele, currently coaches for the Kansas City Royals. 

Davis' throwing error sends Twins over Royals

Minnesota finished three game sweep over Kansas City

Pitcher Wade Davis made a wild flip home on a comebacker in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied past the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Sunday for a three-game sweep.

Braun homers in return to Miller Park

Brewers face Royals in exhibition

Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun homered and doubled in his first action at Miller Park since his doping suspension, but Milwaukee lost 5-4 to the Kansas City Royals in an exhibition game Friday night.

Guthrie throws 4-hitter, Royals top White Sox 2-0

Pitcher tosses first shutout of career

Jeremy Guthrie provided the Royals, after two days of rainouts, with a game worth waiting for Saturday night by pitching the first shutout of his career in a 2-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox at Kauffman Stadium.

White Sox miss chances, beaten in 9th by Royals

Chicago still leads Detroit by 2 in the AL Central

Alex Rios was thrown out at the plate, Alexei Ramirez was picked off third base and the AL Central-leading Chicago White Sox again failed to come up with a clutch hit in a 4-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night.

White Sox miss chances, beaten in 9th by Royals

Chicago still leads Detroit by 2 in the AL Central

Alex Rios was thrown out at the plate, Alexei Ramirez was picked off third base and the AL Central-leading Chicago White Sox again failed to come up with a clutch hit in a 4-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night.

Royals knock off White Sox in 10

Chicago uses eight pitchers in loss

Mike Moustakas stroked a go-ahead single in the 10th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.

Royals knock off White Sox in 10

Chicago uses eight pitchers in loss

Mike Moustakas stroked a go-ahead single in the 10th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.

Royals sweep White Sox

Guthrie takes no-hitter into seventh

Jeremy 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.

Royals sweep White Sox

Guthrie takes no-hitter into seventh

Jeremy 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.

Twins come back, then hold off Royals to win

Plouffe, Willingham, Butera hit homers

Joe Mauer will be representing the Minnesota Twins at the All-Star Game. Josh Willingham, however, might be the team's most valuable player at this point.

Twins come back, then hold off Royals to win

Plouffe, Willingham, Butera hit homers

Joe Mauer will be representing the Minnesota Twins at the All-Star Game. Josh Willingham, however, might be the team's most valuable player at this point.

Mendoza shines in Royals' 4-3 win over Twins

Mendoza allows one run in eight innings

Luis Mendoza allowed one run over a career-high eight innings, Salvador Perez homered, and the Kansas City Royals won their fourth straight, hanging on to beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3.

Mendoza shines in Royals' 4-3 win over Twins

Mendoza allows one run in eight innings

Luis Mendoza allowed one run over a career-high eight innings, Salvador Perez homered, and the Kansas City Royals won their fourth straight, hanging on to beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3.

Beltran helps Cardinals sweep Royals

Cardinals just 2 games out of first in NL Central

Carlos Beltran had three RBIs and Matt Holliday and Allen Craig each had two, powering the St. Louis Cardinals to an 11-8 victory Sunday and their first three-game sweep in Kansas City since 2009.

Beltran helps Cardinals sweep Royals

Cardinals just 2 games out of first in NL Central

Carlos Beltran had three RBIs and Matt Holliday and Allen Craig each had two, powering the St. Louis Cardinals to an 11-8 victory Sunday and their first three-game sweep in Kansas City since 2009.

Betancourt lifts Royals past Cardinals in 15

Former Brewer had also scored in 14th inning

Yuniesky Betancourt hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 15th inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals a 5-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.

Betancourt lifts Royals past Cardinals in 15

Former Brewer had also scored in 14th inning

Yuniesky Betancourt hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 15th inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals a 5-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.

Holliday helps Cardinals get past Royals

Cardinals stop Royals' win streak at four

Matt Holliday homered and drove in five runs and Yadier Molina homered and drove in four, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 10-7 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday.