Ned Yost has the right touch, even when it seems to be wrong

In the span of a year, Royals manager Ned Yost has morphed into King Midas, having a touch of gold that seems to prevail even if his decisions don’t make scientific sense. Whether that holds up during the playoffs, of course, can’t be known, and that will be the measure of this season.

No injuries reported in Kansas City General Mills carbon dioxide incident

More than 100 General Mills employees evacuated the company’s East Bottoms facility Wednesday morning after a carbon dioxide leak. Workers repaired the leak and a Kansas City Fire Department hazmat team monitored the plant’s air quality before releasing the facility back to its operators Wednesday afternoon.

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.