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Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
April 19, 2017 - 9:55 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas dazzled for the third straight start, the Royals finally scored off Giants ace Madison Bumgarner and Kansas City beat San Francisco 2-0 on Wednesday night to split their two-game series. Vargas (3-0) scattered four hits over seven innings with nine strikeouts...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
April 19, 2017 - 12:08 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Joe Panik hit an RBI single with two outs in the 11th inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Tuesday night to begin their two-game interleague set. Nick Hundley doubled off Scott Alexander (0-1), the Royals' fifth reliever of the night,...
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USA Today
April 18, 2017 - 8:24 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) – Wichita State has been selected to host the Division 1 Men’s Basketball first and second rounds at Intrust Bank Arena on March 19 & 21, 2021. The NCAA made the announcement around noon on Tuesday. KSN News reports that Wichita State University will serve as host at the...
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Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
April 17, 2017 - 2:44 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson expects to be back by training camp after tearing his Achilles tendon late last year and missing the end of the regular season and playoffs. The four-time Pro Bowl linebacker ruptured his right Achilles tendon in a game against Oakland. It...
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Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports
April 17, 2017 - 12:30 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita State has announced an eight-year deal with Under Armour for players to wear its apparel and use its equipment, a contract that coincides with the Shockers' move to the American Athletic Conference. The Shockers' high-profile basketball program had been aligned with...
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Dreamstime
April 06, 2017 - 7:47 pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A highway crash involving two semitrailers and a van near the Utah-Colorado border has killed two people, including champion cyclist Stephen Tilford, 57. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce says the first semitrailer drifted off Interstate 70 Wednesday and then overcorrected...
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USA Today
April 06, 2017 - 4:25 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jason Castro and Jorge Polanco hit consecutive RBI doubles in the seventh inning, as the Minnesota Twins dented Kansas City's bullpen again and beat the Royals 5-3 Thursday to sweep the season-opening series. The Twins are 3-0 for the first time since 2007, handing the Royals...
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USA Today
April 05, 2017 - 4:03 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eduardo Escobar homered and drove in four runs and Miguel Sano added a bases-loaded triple to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 9-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. Hector Santiago (1-0) gave up one run and four hits and struck out four in five innings for the Twins...
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Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
April 04, 2017 - 8:16 am
Former KU coach Roy Williams wins his 3rd national title and his Tar Heels defeat Gonzaga 71 - 65.
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USA Today
April 03, 2017 - 10:47 pm
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) — Miguel Sano homered and drew the third bases-loaded walk for Minnesota during a dreadful seventh inning for Kansas City's bullpen as the Ervin Santana and the Twins beat the Royals 7-1 on Monday for their first opening victory in nine years. Santana (1-0) gave up just two...
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