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After error, Edinson Volquez, Royals crumble in 5-3 loss to White Sox

The Royals entered the sixth inning of Sunday’s regularly scheduled game against the Chicago White Sox leading by three runs and breezing toward another victory over their American League Central foes. Ten batters, five hits, three unearned runs and one error by Mike Moustakas later, the Royals exited the inning with a two-run deficit they could not overcome.

After error, Edinson Volquez, Royals crumble in 5-3 loss to White Sox

The Royals entered the sixth inning of Sunday’s regularly scheduled game against the Chicago White Sox leading by three runs and breezing toward another victory over their American League Central foes. Ten batters, five hits, three unearned runs and one error by Mike Moustakas later, the Royals exited the inning with a two-run deficit they could not overcome.

After error, Edinson Volquez, Royals crumble in 5-3 loss to White Sox

The Royals entered the sixth inning of Sunday’s regularly scheduled game against the Chicago White Sox leading by three runs and breezing toward another victory over their American League Central foes. Ten batters, five hits, three unearned runs and one error by Mike Moustakas later, the Royals exited the inning with a two-run deficit they could not overcome.

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The Star’s NFL mock draft, version 7.0

This is the seventh in The Star’s series of NFL first-round draft projections. The Star will release its final mock draft April 30, the first day of the draft. Each mock is based on individual film work, research and recent transactions.

Judging the Royals

You don’t have rivalries with bad teams

If you’re mediocre, people don’t hate you. That helps explain what’s been going on with the Kansas City Royals this season. The Royals are no longer an underdog; they’re the American League champs. The Royals are good and they know they’re good and other teams are feeling less charitable toward them.

Unproven K-State quarterbacks have room to improve

Kansas State is the only Big 12 team that doesn’t return a quarterback who started at least one game last year. The Wildcats are starting over at the position with three candidates, including freshman Alex Delton, who left high school a semester early to join the program.

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Times are changing, and so should major-league baseball

If the Royals are being targeted for over-celebrating or showing too much emotion — and there are people around the game who believe this to be true — that says more about baseball than it does about the Royals. Respect for the game is important, but so is being free to show natural emotion.

Times are changing, and so should major-league baseball

If the Royals are being targeted for over-celebrating or showing too much emotion — and there are people around the game who believe this to be true — that says more about baseball than it does about the Royals. Respect for the game is important, but so is being free to show natural emotion.

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