It was just minutes before the Kansas City Royals' 6-3 loss to the Texas Rangers on Monday when manager Ned Yost approached his players with an announcement: Closer Kelvin Herrera had just been traded traded to the Washington Nationals.
Family, friends of two men shot and killed by Kansas City police downtown on June 15, 2018, remember the slain men — one a barber from Tulsa, Okla., and the other struggling with mental illness. Police are continuing the internal investigations.
Kansas City Royals Mike Moustakas and Danny Duffy were both ejected from Sunday's June 17, 2018 baseball game against the Houston Astros at Kauffman Stadium. Home plate umpire John Tumpane tossed both players at different times from the dugout.