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Royals edge White Sox in 13 innings, 3-2, in brawl-marred game

CHICAGO The first word out of Yordano Ventura's mouth appeared to be an expletive. The second was inconsequential. By then, the fuse was lit, and as Ventura barked at White Sox outfielder Adam Eaton, kindling laid weeks ago soon caught fire. In the eighth inning of a 3-2 victory at U.S. Cellular Field, the Royals brawled with the White Sox in an incident that cleared both benches, left dozens of bruises and resulted in five ejections. Lorenzo Cain traded blows with Chicago pitcher Jeff Samardzija as all 50 members of both clubs tussled on the diamond. In the end, Cain and Samardzija were tossed, along with Ventura, White Sox starter Chris Sale and Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez. For...

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