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Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
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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Ted Woodward
May 05, 2017 - 1:33 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KNSS) - The Washington Wizards defeated the visiting Boston Celtics 116-89 Thursday in Game 3 of the best-of-seven NBA Eastern Conference semifinals; the home team has won every game so far in the series, with Boston up 2-games-to-1. Starting at forward for the Wizards was former...
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May 04, 2017 - 4:40 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Derek Holland scattered three hits while pitching into the seventh inning, Jose Abreu and Matt Davidson went deep off Ian Kennedy and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 Thursday to split their four-game series. Holland (3-2) exited with two outs in the...
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USA Today
May 04, 2017 - 1:44 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police are investigating after a woman attending a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium was struck by a stray bullet. Police say the 34-year-old victim was inside the ballpark Tuesday during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers when she felt pain in her arm. She...
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May 04, 2017 - 4:55 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) - Police are investigating after a woman attending a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium was struck by a stray bullet. Police say the 34-year-old victim was inside the ballpark Tuesday during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers when she felt pain in her arm...
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Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
May 01, 2017 - 10:12 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eric Hosmer and Jorge Bonifacio hit two-run homers, and the Kansas City Royals snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 6-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night. Bonifacio homered with two outs in the fourth after Alex Gordon doubled. It was his second home run...
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Ted Woodward
May 01, 2017 - 2:12 pm
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KNSS) - On Sunday, the Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 7 of their opening-round NBA playoff series, 104-91, eliminating the Clippers 4-games-to-3. It marked the final game in the 19-year NBA career of former Kansas Jayhawk Paul Pierce. Pierce won one NBA...
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April 28, 2017 - 11:56 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Miguel Sano and Joe Mauer hit consecutive two-run doubles in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 6-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Sano also had a two-run homer in the fourth. He has eight hits in his last 11 at-bats. The Royals...
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April 28, 2017 - 4:44 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Chiefs boldly moved up in the NFL draft on Thursday night to select Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes with the 10th overall pick, giving them an heir apparent to veteran Alex Smith. Kansas City sent its first-round picks this year and next year and one of two third-...
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Dreamstime
April 25, 2017 - 11:54 pm
CHICAGO, IL (AP) — Todd Frazier drove in three runs, Leury Garcia had three hits and the Chicago White Sox beat Kansas City 10-5 Tuesday night in their second straight one-sided win over the Royals. A night after beating the Royals 12-1 and outhitting them 15-2, the White Sox outhit Kansas City 14-...
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