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Kansas City Royals finding their rhythm

The Kansas City Royals were 15-15 to start the 2016 season, sitting in third place in the AL Central standings. Many fans and analysts were questioning whether the Royals  had it in them again to make it back to the World Series for a third straight year. Fast forward to now. The Royals have won eight out of their last 11, tracking a remarkable seven run ninth inning miracle to...
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Kansas City Royals: Mike Moustakas finds himself on the DL once again

And just like that, Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas is back on the disabled list. The former All-Star is no stranger to the DL in the month of May. Moose was placed on the disabled list earlier this month after missing three weeks with a broken thumb. Unfortunately, this trip will be a little different for the 27-year-old World Series champ. Moustakas and left fielder...
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Let’s Try to Spin the Mike Moustakas News

Mike Moustakas is out for the rest of the season on account of a torn ACL, which he sustained in a foul-territory collision with Alex Gordon, which also injured the other guy. Gordon is out for a few weeks, himself, and though the collision isn’t quite as costly as Mike Trout running into literally anything, the Royals have been pushed into a difficult spot. Gordon is good! They...
Via Fangraphs
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Mike Moustakas done for the year with torn right ACL

Defending a World Series title is difficult. Defending a World Series title when your All-Star third baseman is finished for the year is virtually impossible. Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas is out for the season with a torn ACL in his right knee, manager Ned Yost confirmed on Thursday per Jeffrey Flanagan of Ned confirms Moustakas out for season. Will be ready...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Moustakas heads to disabled list with torn ACL; outfielder Brett Eibner called up

KANSAS CITY, Mo.-- The Kansas City Royals placed third baseman Mike Moustakas on the 15-day disabled list Thursday with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.Such injuries usually sideline a player for a long period. Moustakas said he will seek a second opinion on the injury.Moustakas and leftfielder Alex Gordon collided Sunday while chasing a fly ball in Chicago. Gordon...
Via Associated Press
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Royals’ Mike Moustakas on DL with ACL tear, putting season in jeopardy

Mike Moustakas’ 2016 season could be over. The Kansas City Royals announced Thursday that Moustakas has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with an ACL tear in his right knee. No timetable was given for Moustakas’ return, but a torn ACL is nothing to sneeze at, so it’s reasonable to think the third baseman’s season is in jeopardy. Moustakas’ injury is the second significant...
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Moose the Latest Royals Casualty – Torn ACL

It was reported by the Royals that Mike Moustakas has a torn ACL and will be placed on the 15-day disabled list. The 15-day is most likely to evaluate options and he will probably be placed on a longer stint at a later time when the roster spot is needed. It is possible that Moose may be done for the season.  Moustakas' injury presumably happened on the same play that saw Royals...
Via Royals Blue
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals welcome back Mike Moustakas from DL

With the Kansas City Royals lineup struggling to find their offense as of late, the return of Mike Moustakas from the disabled list couldn’t have come at a more prominent time. Moose returning to third base and batting in the two hole is what every Royals fan wants to hear. With a career-high of 22 home runs last season, his powerful bat has what it takes to jumpstart the Royals...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Moose is back! Royals activate Moustakas, demote Cuthbert

CHICAGO -- The Kansas City Royals have activated third baseman Mike Moustakas off the 15-day disabled list.The Royals optioned Cheslor Cuthbert to Triple-A Omaha on Saturday after he hit .255 in 13 starts in place of Moustakas.Moustakas was hitting .258 with seven home runs before a left thumb injury sidelined him this month. He went 2 for 8 with three strikeouts in two rehab games...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals are expected to have Moustakas back against White Sox

No pressure, Miguel Gonzalez, just go out there and follow up the numbers Chris Sale and Jose Quintana are putting up.If the Chicago White Sox can get anywhere near that from the former Baltimore starter signed to a minor league deal April 3, they should be in good shape for his home debut Saturday against the Kansas City Royals.Gonzalez (0-0, 5.17 ERA) is making his fourth start...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

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