Kansas City Royals

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JUNE 8: Manager Ned Yost #3 and assistant trainer Kyle Turner of the Kansas City Royals check on Jason Vargas #51 after a being hit by a ball during the fifth inning of the game on June 8, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Royals defeated the Twins 3-1. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Royals’ Jason Vargas Takes Liner To The Groin And Completes The Out [VIDEO]

Kansas City and soft-tossing left-hander Jason Vargas then used the Twins’ aggressiveness against them.

97.1 The Ticket–06/09/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 16:  Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after scoring against the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning on a double by Billy Butler at Comerica Park on June 16, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Hosmer Passes Cabrera On Latest All-Star Game Ballot

If voting ended Monday, no Detroit Tigers would start the All-Star Game. Hosmer now has a considerable lead over Cabrera.

CBS Detroit–06/08/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 2:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers warms up prior to a game against the Kansas City Royals on May 2, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Cabrera In First Place Among First Basemen In All-Star Voting

Cabrera has a batting average of .333 and an on-base percentage of .441, the best in the American League.

CBS Detroit–06/01/2015

Detroit Tigers v Boston Red Sox

Royals Fan Caught Demanding Ball Back From Kid [VIDEO]

I hope the kid didn’t give the ball back!

97.1 The Ticket–05/19/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - MAY 11: Thomas Field #39 of the Texas Rangers celebrates after hitting a home run in the seventh inning during a game against the Kansas City Royals at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 11, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. The Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 8-2. (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Rangers Go Deep 3 Times In 8-2 Win Over Weary Royals

Adrian Beltre and the Texas Rangers offense is starting to show some pop.

97.1 The Ticket–05/12/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 3:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his two-run home run as he rounds first in the fifth inning against the Kansas City Royals on May 3, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Opinion: Understandable For Ausmus To Pinch-Run For Cabrera In Ninth

The Tigers had plenty of chances to win. The fact they lost does not come down to Ausmus’s decision to pinch-run for Cabrera.

CBS Detroit–05/11/2015

DETROIT, MI - MAY 09: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals doubles to deep center field scoring Lorenzo Cain (not in photo) during the first inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers on May 9, 2015 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers-Royals Series Quickly Becoming One Of The Most Compelling In Baseball

So far, the season series between the Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals has lived up to the hype.

CBS Detroit–05/11/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 27: J.D. Martinez #28 of the Detroit Tigers congratulates teammate Yoenis Cespedes #52 on a three run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of the game on April 27, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Ausmus, J.D. Martinez Confident Martinez Headed In Right Direction

Martinez has been working with Tigers hitting coach Wally Joyner to get himself back to form, and those efforts have made a difference.

CBS Detroit–05/09/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 6:  Danny Duffy #41 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium on May 6, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Danny Duffy Roughed Up By Indians As Royals Lose 10-3

Danny Duffy offered no excuses for his poor performance. Nor did he try to blame anyone else.

97.1 The Ticket–05/07/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 05: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals hits a triple during the 8th inning of the game against the Cleveland Indians at Kauffman Stadium on May 5, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Hosmer Homer, Vargas Pitching Sends Royals Past Indians, 5-3

Jason Vargas never let Michael Brantley’s two-run homer in the first inning get to him.

97.1 The Ticket–05/06/2015

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