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Merrifield, Moss come up clutch as Royals record fourth walk-off win in eight days

Whit Merrifield hits two homers for the first time in his career, and Brandon Moss rips a walk-off RBI double down the right-field line against White Sox reliever Tyler Clippard for a 5-4 Royals victory Sunday at Kauffman Stadium.

Royals

Mike Moustakas goes deep twice as Royals power past White Sox 7-2

In a 7-2 victory over the White Sox on Saturday night, Mike Moustakas delivered the decisive shot, a 375-foot solo blast off Chicago reliever David Holmberg that propelled the Royals to a fourth-straight victory. The homer represented Moustakas’ 27th of the year … before his 28th in the bottom of the eighth.

Chiefs

Five things to watch as Chiefs open training camp

The Chiefs begin training camp this week after an offseason marked by massive turnover in the front office and a blockbuster trade to pick a raw but remarkably talented quarterback in the first round for the first time in 34 years. Other than, not much going on.

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Chiefs’ Tamba Hali vents multiple frustrations on Twitter: ‘Am I needed in KC anymore?’

Tamba Hali has held his tongue, and his frustration, in for a long time. The time for that, however, has come to an end, as Hali not only questioned his lack of playing time down the stretch last season in a string of tweets on Saturday – which were authentic, sources told The Star – he also seemed to question a handful of his teammates’ decision to skip organized team activities on a podcast which posted the same day.

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Five things to watch as Chiefs open NFL training camp

The Chiefs begin training camp this week after an offseason marked by massive turnover in the front office and a blockbuster trade to pick a raw but remarkably talented quarterback in the first round for the first time in 34 years. Other than, not much going on.
Sam Mellinger and Jeff Patterson The Kansas City Star
Five things to watch as Chiefs open NFL training camp 1:00

Five things to watch as Chiefs open NFL training camp

Gage Ihrig, Sam Stevens discuss Kansas Amateur final 0:45

Gage Ihrig, Sam Stevens discuss Kansas Amateur final

Royals' Brandon Moss: 'We are playing good ball right now' 2:14

Royals' Brandon Moss: 'We are playing good ball right now'

Several Royals talk about the importance of Brandon Moss 5:51

Several Royals talk about the importance of Brandon Moss