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Ned Yost - Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
June 27, 2017 - 10:10 pm
DETROIT (AP) — J.D. Martinez and Miguel Cabrera homered and Justin Verlander pitched seven strong innings as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Tuesday night. Verlander (5-4) was down 3-0 before getting an out, but didn't allow another run as the Tigers won their second straight...
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Ted Woodward
June 27, 2017 - 1:10 pm
PHOENIX, Ariz. (KNSS) - The streaking Arizona Diamondbacks picked up another win on Monday, with a 6-1 home victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. Arizona has the third-best record in major league baseball; the Phillies have the worst record. The winning pitcher for the Diamondbacks was former...
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Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports
June 27, 2017 - 11:45 am
KANSAS CITY, MO – With only three days remaining in online voting, the Kansas City Royals want fans to vote for Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Salvador Perez to represent the Club and Kansas City at the 2017 MLB All-Star Game in Miami on Tuesday, July 11. Hosmer and Perez are currently leading at...
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Ted Woodward
June 26, 2017 - 2:15 pm
NEW YORK, NY (KNSS) - This year's NBA All-Rookie First Team includes Joel Embiid and Buddy Hield; Embiid played college basketball at Kansas, and Hield attended Sunrise Christian Academy in Bel Aire. Embiid left KU after his freshman season, and was drafted #3 overall in 2014 by the Philadelphia...
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Eric Hosmer - Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
June 25, 2017 - 5:14 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna struck out three in a scoreless ninth inning a day after saying he was dealing with anxiety issues, and Toronto avoided a sweep by beating the Kansas City Royals 8-2 Sunday. Jose Bautista homered and drove in a season-high four runs and...
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Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports
June 24, 2017 - 4:40 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas earned his major league-leading 11th victory, pitching seven efficient innings to lead the surging Kansas City Royals over the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 Saturday. The Royals won for the 11th time in 13 games and moved over .500 for the first time this season at 37-...
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Lorenzo Cain - Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
June 23, 2017 - 11:14 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield hit a two-run, two-out double that capped a four-run rally in the ninth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 on Friday night to reach .500 for the first time since April. With their 10th win in 12 games, the Royals improved to 36-...
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June 22, 2017 - 12:11 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger says plans to renovate Memorial Stadium and build an indoor training facility are moving forward and will cost around $300 million. Zenger made the announcement Wednesday night at a meet-and-greet event for the football team at a bar...
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