Saturday, October 10, 2015


  • General Activities | October 27, 2014

    Cameron: Royals have backs against the wall

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    KANSAS CITY — The Royals arrived home tired and disappointed in the wee hours Monday morning. After another unpleasant appointment with the eminent surgeon Dr. Madison Bumgarner, they are now down a game in a World Series that will be decided this week at Kauffman Stadium.

  • General Activities | October 24, 2014

    Cameron: Has ‘big-game’ James turned into ‘lame-game’ James

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    So here we are, waiting for Game 3 of the World Series — and Royals fans are busy squabbling about Game 5. Seems odd, no? I mean, so much can happen tonight and Saturday in San Francisco that could change the entire picture by the time the Royals

  • General Activities | October 23, 2014

    Cameron: We have a new series after KC win

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  Hey, we have a World Series. A new one. The Royals shook off the gloom of Game 1 and applied their own version of a crusher Wednesday night. They no doubt took some super vibes with them on the flight to San

  • Columns |General Activities | October 22, 2014

    Cameron: KC in good shape with Shields out the way

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Maybe Ned Yost is tricking everybody, including the San Francisco Giants. No, seriously. The trick? Since the Royals aren’t likely to score much of anything against Giants ace Madison Bumgarner — who’s pitched about a thousand innings of postseason baseball without

  • Columns |General Activities | October 21, 2014

    Seaton: Never been a suffering Royals fan

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    A lot of the stories you read about the Kansas City Royals these days include the term “long-suffering.” As in “Long-suffering Kansas City Royals fans are finally rewarded for their patience as their team prepares for the World Series.” I think that’s a bunch

  • General Activities | October 20, 2014

    Cameron: Childhood crashes into adult life on baseball field

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    KANSAS CITY — Lesson for today… If you’re going to make a prediction out of left field that might, might, might actually come true, don’t come up with something that puts you in a miserable spot. Trust me. I’ll be paying the price

  • Columns |General Activities | October 16, 2014

    Cameron: Royals prove winning does cure everything

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —You want iron-clad proof that winning cures everything? Royals manager Ned Yost stood on a platform near the Kauffman Stadium infield and told a national TV audience: “This was really for our fans and our city. We couldn’t have done it

  • Columns |General Activities | October 13, 2014

    Cameron: Even fear of KC’s speed helps Royals

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    KANSAS CITY — Sometimes it’s amazing what so-called “experts” don’t know about baseball. For instance, the national media covering the American League Championship Series have accepted as a fact that the Orioles have “shut down” the Royals’ running game. If Baltimore actually had won

  • Columns |General Activities | October 05, 2014

    Cameron: Royals on verge of clinching

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    KANSAS CITY — Good grief!! What will this city be like tonight? “Loud,” offered outfielder Alex Gordon, who drove in the Royals’ first run against the Los Angeles Angels Friday night. “Really, really loud.” “Just plain crazy,” summed up first baseman Eric Hosmer, whose screaming two-run

  • Columns |General Activities | October 02, 2014

    Cameron: Royals won wild playoff game in spite of Yost

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — You might watch a thousand baseball games and never see anything like this. You know by now that the Royals rallied — implausibly, almost impossibly — to beat the Oakland A’s 9-8 in the 12th inning of an American League wild card playoff

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