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Kansas City safety Eric Berry cleared to practice Wednesday
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – After several rounds of thorough testing and a process that concluded late Tuesday evening, Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been cleared to take the practice field with the club for Wednesday morning’s practice with quarterbacks, rookies and injured players. Head Coach Andy Reid and Head Athletic Trainer Rick Burkholder will address [...]
Hosmer's homer in 9th lifts Royals to 2-1 win over Indians
CLEVELAND (AP) — Eric Hosmer pointed at his teammates celebrating wildly in the dugout and continued his trot around the bases. With one swing, Hosmer gave the Royals another thrilling moment in a season getting better by the second. Hosmer's homer with two outs in the ninth inning off Trevor Bauer lifted Kansas City to [...]
Chiefs rookies, QBs & select veterans report to camp; Poe to miss camp with back injury
Click here to listen to Head Coach Andy Reid ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are facing a potentially devastating loss on defense, even though training camp doesn't begin for veterans until this weekend. Pro Bowl defensive tackle Dontari Poe will miss camp and likely part of the season after undergoing surgery [...]
St. Louis gets blanked at home by Leake, Reds
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Joey Votto hit a three-run home run in support of Mike Leake, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Tuesday night. Votto is the hottest hitter in the majors since the All-Star break, batting .561. He also walked, singled and doubled, giving him an NL-leading 37 multihit [...]
Royals trade with Oakland for utility player Ben Zobrist
CLEVELAND (AP) — Back in college, Ben Zobrist once kicked Ned Yost out of his apartment. He'll now play for Kansas City's manager. The Royals made another big addition for the season's stretch run on Tuesday, acquiring the versatile Zobrist and nearly $2.6 million from the Oakland Athletics for right-hander Aaron Brooks and minor league [...]
Mustangs break season attendance record
The St. Joseph Mustangs set a new attendance record this season as St. Joe's summer college baseball team saw a total of 61, 261 fans comes through the gates of Phil Welch Stadium. General Manager Ky Turner released the season attendance numbers Monday and the Mustangs averaged 2,356 fans per game, which is the most [...]
Hosmer, Morales help Kansas City roll past Cleveland 9-4
CLEVELAND (AP) — Eric Hosmer drove in four runs, Kendrys Morales added three RBI and the Kansas City Royals opened a 10-game road trip with a 9-4 victory over the spiraling Cleveland Indians on Monday night. Hosmer connected for a three-run homer in the first inning off rookie Cody Anderson (2-2) as the Royals rolled [...]
Wong's grand slam leads Cardinals to 4-1 over Cincinnati
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Kolten Wong hit a grand slam that backed Lance Lynn and led the St. Louis Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 Monday night. Wong connected on a 3-2 fastball from rookie Raisel Iglesias (1-3) with two outs in the fourth, putting St. Louis ahead 4-1. Wong's second career grand slam easily [...]
Four Bears earn preseason MVFC honors; Missouri State picked fifth
ST. LOUIS – Led by senior Robert Booker (C, Ozark, Mo.), Missouri State landed four players on the Missouri Valley Football Conference Preseason Team, the 10-member conference announced Monday (July 27) in advance of its annual preseason teleconference. Additionally, the Bears were picked to finish ninth by the league's coaches, media and sports information directors. [...]
Chiefs to celebrate home opener with Red Thursday festivities
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – On Monday, the Kansas City Chiefs announced that for the first time in the 24-year history of the event, the tradition of Red Friday will become Red Thursday on September 17, in conjunction with the team’s 2015 home opener against the Denver Broncos on CBS’s Thursday Night Football. “This year, Red [...]