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September 13, 2019 - 10:45 pm
George Springer hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the ninth inning, Gerrit Cole win his 13th straight decision and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 Friday night to stop a three-game losing streak. Kyle Tucker singled with one out in the ninth of Heath Fillmyer (0-2) and pinch-...
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September 12, 2019 - 5:47 pm
Hunter Dozier hit a tie-breaking, three-run home run in the sixth, Jorge Soler had his third homer in two days and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 6-3 on Thursday. Whit Merrifield walked and Soler singled off Chicago starter Lucas Giolito in the decisive inning for Kansas City,...
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September 11, 2019 - 10:54 pm
Jorge Soler hit a pair of two-run homers among his career high-matching four hits, leading the Kansas City Royals to an 8-6 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night. Soler has 43 homers this season, two behind American League leader Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels. It was the...
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September 10, 2019 - 10:58 pm
Rookie Eloy Jiménez hit his first career grand slam, Yoán Moncada launched a monster two-run homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-3 on Tuesday night. Adam Engel added a solo shot for as the White Sox won their second straight, but just their fourth in 14 games. Adalberto...
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September 07, 2019 - 3:13 pm
Kansas State announced a $105 million capital improvement project Saturday that includes a large renovation of the Bill Snyder Family Stadium and additional projects to help other athletic programs. The school already has raised $69 million for the work, which will begin in May. The biggest...
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September 06, 2019 - 11:28 pm
Jorge Lopez did a two-month stint in the bullpen, and now the right-hander is performing like the pitcher who earned a spot in the starting rotation at the beginning of the season. Lopez pitched six innings of four-hit ball and Hunter Dozier homered, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 3-0 victory...
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September 06, 2019 - 7:07 pm
The Kansas City Chiefs signed Tyreek Hill to a three-year, $54 million contract extension Friday, locking up the playmaking wide receiver whose off-the-field issues left his future in the NFL in question just a couple months ago. The deal includes a $5.8 million signing bonus and $35.2 million in...
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September 05, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Jordy Mercer put the Tigers ahead with their third home run of the fourth inning, and Detroit overcame a three-run deficit in a victory for the first time this year by beating the Kansas City Royals 6-4 Thursday. Kansas City built a 3-0 lead in the second against Matthew Boyd (8-10) when Whit...
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September 04, 2019 - 10:32 pm
Jorge Soler extended his team record with his 40th homer, Hunter Dozier and Alex Gordon had three hits each, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Wednesday night. The Royals are the last team in baseball history to have a player reach 40 home runs in a season. Prior to Tuesday...
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September 03, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Jorge Soler broke the Kansas City home run record with his 39th homer of the season and Ryan O'Hearn hit a game-ending home run to lift the Royals to a 6-5 win over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. O'Hearn sent the first pitch he saw from Zac Reininger in the ninth inning over the fence in...
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