May 10, 2017 - 11:52 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita State baseball student-athlete Cody Tyler will miss the rest of the 2017 season due to a ligament sprain in his left elbow. Tyler, a junior left-handed pitcher from Terrell, Texas, made 11 starts this season and went 4-5 with a 6.24 ERA. He pitched 49 innings with 17...
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May 10, 2017 - 5:34 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Chiefs signed six free agents, including former Louisville wide receiver Jamari Staples, and waived seven other players Tuesday following their rookie minicamp last weekend. The Chiefs also signed former Indiana running back Devine Redding, Nebraska cornerback Stanley...
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Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports
May 10, 2017 - 5:04 am
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) - A linebacker in the NFL who starred at Rutgers University has been charged in connection with a shooting in New Jersey. A grand jury indicted Khaseem Greene for weapon possession on Tuesday in a December shooting in Elizabeth, where Greene is from. The Kansas City Chiefs...
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Joe Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports
May 10, 2017 - 4:33 am
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) - The Missouri Valley Conference has invited Valparaiso to join the league, replacing Wichita State. The league Tuesday that its nine members voted unanimously to extend an invite to the Crusaders, who currently play in the Horizon League, effective on July 1. The Valley said...
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May 09, 2017 - 11:10 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered in the 12th inning, and the Kansas City Royals came back from a four-run deficit to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-6 on Tuesday night. Moustakas connected against Diego Moreno (0-1), the eighth Tampa Bay pitcher, on a 1-2 pitch with one out. Moreno was...
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May 08, 2017 - 10:13 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Nate Karns struck out 10 while pitching into the seventh inning, Eric Hosmer had three hits and the Kansas City Royals busted out of an offensive slump to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 on Monday night. Kansas City matched its best run output of the year and set a season...
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Ted Woodward
May 08, 2017 - 2:59 pm
TORONTO, Canada (KNSS) - The Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday defeated the Toronto Raptors 109-102 in Game 4 of the NBA's Eastern Conference semifinals; it was a 4-games-to-0 sweep for Cleveland. Former Wichita State guard Fred VanVleet was the "Sixth Man" for Toronto, coming off the bench early in...
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May 07, 2017 - 5:40 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mike Clevinger and four relievers combined for a one-hitter as the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 1-0 Sunday. Carlos Santana had three hits, including an RBI single in the fifth for the game's only run. Clevinger (1-0), making his first start in place of the...
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Max Power
May 06, 2017 - 8:26 pm
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KNSS) — Back To back home runs by Carlos Santana and Francisco Lindor with two outs in the ninth inning Gave the Cleveland Indians a 3-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals this afternoon at Kaufman Stadium. Cleveland reliever Andrew Miller picked up his second win of the year...
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May 05, 2017 - 10:41 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Hammel allowed three hits over six innings for his first win with Kansas City, Eric Hosmer sent a two-run homer splashing into the fountains behind the fence in right-center field and the Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 3-1 Friday night. Hammel (1-3) struck out six...
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