Vahe Gregorian

Royals’ bullpen works to compensate for struggling starters

Even with Greg Holland coming back and Luke Hochevar’s return increasingly imminent, a variable is surfacing that could either sabotage the enterprise or render it a lot less relevant. The rotation officially can be called wobbly after Danny Duffy got clobbered and KO’d without registering an out in the second inning on Wednesday in a 10-3 loss to Cleveland that illustrated some of the consequences of an overextended bullpen.

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Summer music calendar filled with acts that haven’t visited KC for a while

The epicenter of this summer’s music landscape will be the home of the Kansas City Chiefs. Arrowhead Stadium has booked three concerts in the span of 36 days: a British boy band, two country superstars and one of the most revered rock bands in history.

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How Mike Moustakas almost killed me

There are a million unwritten rules in baseball. (OK, I actually don’t know how many unwritten rules there are because they’re unwritten — but a million sounded good, didn’t it?) Here are a couple of those rules and how I almost got smoked by a bad throw.


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