In Chiefs’ fluid offensive line, Zach Fulton is next man up

Zach Fulton started 16 games at right tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs last season, but he didn’t get his first start of 2015 until Sunday’s 36-21 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. Fulton did well enough to earn another start, Chiefs coach Andy Reid said. But the offensive line has issues to work through.

Strictly business: Why the Royals picked Yordano Ventura over Johnny Cueto

The Game 1 playoff start given to Yordano Ventura was supposed to be Johnny Cueto’s role, you remember. But the ace is no longer the ace because this is a business relationship between the Royals and Cueto, who will be a free agent after the season. Ventura, however, is in a long-term relationship with the Royals.

This week's circulars

The Kansas City Royals held a pep rally at Kauffman Stadium for fans on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, two days before they open the 2015 postseason with Game 1 of the American League Division Series.