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In the eighth inning, Yost inserted Nori Aoki for Danny Valencia, who was starting for Mike Moustakas. Then he used Moustakas for Justin Maxwell, who was starting for Aoki.
Mike Moustakas home run in the 11th inning broke a 4-4 tie and the Royals won a wild game at Houston on Wednesday night. The Royals won for the second night in a row. With a victory on Thursday night, they can exit a road that begin in such hellish fashion with a .500 record.
This Royals team appears on the verge of a breakthrough, but so have others in the franchises history that ended up crumbling under the pressure.
Mike Moustakas traveled to Venezuela in an attempt to uncover what was missing from a swing that once made him a star in waiting.
When FC Kansas City acquired forward Amy Rodriguez from Seattle Reign FC last November, it was looking for a player who could make a quick impression. In her first National Womens Soccer League start she did just that.
FC Kansas City will play host to Sky Blue FC in the season opener at 7 p.m. Saturday at UMKC’s Durwood Stadium.
Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe pleaded guilty Wednesday in Riverside Municipal Court to amended charges of defective equipment and littering relating to his Nov. 10 arrest for marijuana possession. The city prosecutor, Amy Ashefford, said Bowe paid $610 in fines.
The 2014 NFL Draft will take place May 8-10. Here is The Star’s second projection of the first round. You can find the first version here.
Myles Turner, a 7-foot prospect from Euless, Texas, will unveil his college decision in a televised ceremony on ESPNU at 4 p.m. on April 30. For now, Turner is deciding amongst a list of schools that includes Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma State, Ohio State, SMU and Duke.
In the days before Kansas annual postseason basketball banquet, Andrew Wiggins was tipped off that he was an unofficial finalist for the programs only award: The Danny Manning Mr. Jayhawk Award.
Missouri junior shooting guard Jabari Brown won’t be returning next season. Brown, who led the Tigers and the SEC in scoring at 19.9 points per game last season, opted to stay in the NBA Draft, the university announced Wednesday.
Missouri landed another commitment from Georgia on Wednesday when North Gwinnett tight end Daniel Imatorbhebhe committed to the Tigers. Imatorbhebhe (6-4, 220) is a three-star recruit from Suwanee, Ga., according Rivals.com, and projects as a wide receiver in college.
Women’s basketball player from Las Palmas, Spain, wanted to leave after school fired Deb Patterson as coach, but Romero said the school asked her to wait.
Kansas State athletics director John Currie is obviously pleased with the direction of the Wildcats’ basketball program under coach Bruce Weber. On Wednesday, he awarded Weber with his second contract extension since he was hired in 2012. Both deals added a year to his contract. His new contract runs through 2019 without an increase in pay.
Most of the time, according to his devoted daughter, Bill Freeman lives in 1951. That’s when he was a guard for the Emporia State football team, long before he started winning games as one of the most successful coaches in Kansas high school history.
Though she waited until mid-April to sign, Shawnee Mission East’s Olivia Sneed said it took just one visit to decide she wanted to go to Ohio State.
Truexs best finish in eight races this season was 14th at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Kyle Larson moved full time into the Sprint Cup series this season, taking over the No. 42 Chevrolet for Chip Ganassi Racing, and hes 14th in the Sprint Cup standings. Hes also competing in Nationwide series races for Turner Scott Motorsports and has finished fourth or better in five of seven starts, including a win at Auto Club Speedway in California.
Brent’s best bet: The spring fishing is heating up at Table Rock Lake. The bass fishing has been outstanding this week, with fish being caught on wobblehead jigs with plastic crawdad trailers. The fishing for crappies and white bass also has been good, especially in the river arms where the fish are spawning.
Check out the results of recent tournaments and get a list of upcoming events.
Mike Conley corralled a Monta Ellis miss with seven seconds remaining in overtime and took off the other way. Like a running back, he put his head down, tried to split four Mavericks on a drive to the basket and drew a foul. Conley hit the subsequent free throws with 1.1 seconds remaining in overtime Wednesday to lift the Memphis Grizzlies to a 106-105 win over Dallas that clinched them the No. 7 seed in the Western Conference playoffs. Following a Dallas timeout, Ellis, who scored 14 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, hit the back of the rim on a jumper from the top of the key at the buzzer. Memphis (50-32), which began the season 13-17 while dealing with a plethora of injuries, finished 37-15 and will face the second-seeded Oklahoma City Thunder in the first round. The Grizzlies knocked off the Russell Westbrook-less Thunder in the Western Conference semifinals last season before getting swept by San Antonio in the West Finals. Zach Randolph had 27 points and 14 rebounds, Marc Gasol tallied 19 points, nine boards and nine assists and Conley added 22 points and five helpers in the triumph. Dallas (49-33), meanwhile, will clash with their in-state rival Spurs in the first round. Dirk Nowitzki netted a game- high 30 points in defeat.
For all that the Cavaliers endured this season, coach Mike Brown didn't want the final impression of this team to be the way it gave up over the last week after it was officially eliminated from postseason contention.
The Penguins got a stiff test from the Columbus Blue Jackets but prevailed, 4-3, in the opening game of their best-of-seven, first-round playoff series on Wednesday night at Consol Energy Center
Brandon Sutter scored on a wrist shot from the left circle 8:18 into the third period, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins rally for a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals on Wednesday night.
Tom Watson is going back this week to a place hes had quite a bit of success. Watson will be playing in the RBC Heritage tournament in Hilton Head, S.C. Watson is a two-time winner of the event, having captured the title in 1979 and 1982.
Three more champions of golf's majors have committed to play in next week's Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
Eight-time champion Rafael Nadal and three-time runner-up Roger Federer were a pair of easy second-round winners Wednesday at the $4 million Monte Carlo Masters tennis event.
Roger Federer was happier than eight-time champion Rafael Nadal after their straight-sets wins to reach the Monte Carlo Masters third round on Wednesday.