Four Royals, two White Sox receive suspensions in wake of Thursday’s bench-clearing scuffle

Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura was suspended seven games, pitcher Edinson Volquez was suspended five games and reliever Kelvin Herrera and outfielder Lorenzo Cain were suspended two games. White Sox pitchers Chris Sale and Jeff Samardzija were each suspended five games.

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Students see their business startup ideas tested at OneDayKC event

Six teams of high school and college students spent 12 hours Friday thinking up and presenting their ideas for new businesses. The students’ charge was to come up with business ideas that could tap into Kansas City’s emerging future, the one with Google Fiber, the downtown streetcar and the Smart City initiative.

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Judging the Royals

You don’t have rivalries with bad teams

If you’re mediocre, people don’t hate you. That helps explain what’s been going on with the Kansas City Royals this season. The Royals are no longer an underdog; they’re the American League champs. The Royals are good and they know they’re good and other teams are feeling less charitable toward them.

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The Star’s NFL mock draft, version 7.0

This is the seventh in The Star’s series of NFL first-round draft projections. The Star will release its final mock draft April 30, the first day of the draft. Each mock is based on individual film work, research and recent transactions.


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