Live updates, stats from tonight’s Royals-Yankees game

Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Monday’s Royals-Red Sox game for live stats and updates from Rustin Dodd, The Star’s Royals beat writer and other sportswriters, photographers and editors.  Dillon Gee takes the mound for Kansas City; Michael Pineda gets the start for New York. First pitch is set for 7:15 p.m. Fox Sports Kansas City will telecast the game.

Kansas City Public Schools sells another school building

Kansas City Public Schools has sold its 11th former school building under its repurposing plan to divest closed school properties. A sales contract announced Aug. 29 is for the Milton Moore Elementary building. W.E.B. DuBois Learning Center, which has been leasing the building, is buying it.

High school that banned U.S. flag at football game reverses decision

School officials in one South Carolina district changed its mind about not allowing students to bring U.S. flags into a high school football game. The principal of Travelers Rest High School told Greenville Online that the flag had been used in the past to “taunt” students of Berea High, which has a growing number of Hispanic students.

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Royals reliever Luke Hochevar says pain gone after arm surgery

Kansas City Royals pitcher Luke Hochevar says he did feel instant relief following his arm surgery, and says he's rehabbing and getting ready for next year's spring training.
John Sleezer The Kansas City Star
Royals reliever Luke Hochevar says pain gone after arm surgery 3:05

Royals reliever Luke Hochevar says pain gone after arm surgery

Chiefs safety Eric Berry talks about returning to practice 5:09

Chiefs safety Eric Berry talks about returning to practice

Raw video of Eric Berry's first 2016 practice with the Chiefs 0:50

Raw video of Eric Berry's first 2016 practice with the Chiefs

Mizzou senior Tyler Hanneke on earning a scholarship 1:11

Mizzou senior Tyler Hanneke on earning a scholarship