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

Follow along on your desktop or mobile device during Saturday’s Royals-Rangers game for live stats and updates from Rustin Dodd, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, and other Star sportswriters, photographers and editors. Yordano Ventura takes the mound for Kansas City; Cole Hamels gets the start for Texas. First pitch is set for 6:15 p.m. Fox Sports 1 will telecast the game.

This week's circulars

In Depth

Energy company that heats and cools downtown Kansas City is going green

Veolia plant will drop coal in favor of natural gas

Plant provides “district energy” to heat and cool downtown buildings

Change will open up riverfront site for redevelopment

Videos

Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton

Kansas City, Kansas Police Department Captain Robert "Dave" Melton was laid to rest on Saturday with a funeral service at Children's Mercy Park following the fatal shooting of the 46-year-old veteran officer on Tuesday.
David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton 3:26

Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton

Clinton/Kaine 2016: It's official 1:17

Clinton/Kaine 2016: It's official

Fly fishing in Yellowstone 2:40

Fly fishing in Yellowstone

Danny Duffy dedicates win to boy who died of cancer 1:09

Danny Duffy dedicates win to boy who died of cancer