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NBC World Series suspends use of bat boys after death of Kaiser Carlile

Following the death of Kaiser Carlile, the Liberal Bee Jays’ 9-year-old bat boy, the National Baseball Congress will not have bat boys or bat girls during the remainder of World Series games at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.

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Who has been the Royals’ biggest antagonist this season?

Opposing players have expressed their displeasure with the Royals (and their fans in one instance) since April, and in return those guys have seen drawn wrath from the Kansas City faithful. But who has been the Royals’ biggest antagonist this season?

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‘He was crying like a baby’: Tempers flare as Royals lose to Blue Jays 5-2

The dramatic four-game series between the Royals and Blue Jays turned ugly on Sunday afternoon in Toronto as Kansas City lost 5-2 in the finale. Neither team appeared happy with the umpiring crew as a series of hit-by-pitches escalated into an on-field confrontation. “He’s a little baby,” Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez said of Toronto’s Josh Donaldson, who twice reacted angrily when Kansas City pitched him inside. “He was crying like a baby.”

Who has been the Royals’ biggest antagonist this season?

Opposing players have expressed their displeasure with the Royals (and their fans in one instance) since April, and in return those guys have seen drawn wrath from the Kansas City faithful. But who has been the Royals’ biggest antagonist this season?

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Royals stretch run begins now with focusing on big picture

KC Royals executives and players weren’t appeased by reaching game seven of the World Series last season in the franchise’s first playoff foray in 29 years. Instead, the breakthrough whetted their appetite for more and to seize the moment and momentum that often are fleeting in baseball. That is why trading prospects for established players in Johnny Cueto and Ben Zobrist was a smart decision.

Rockhurst High School’s A.J. Taylor commits to Wisconsin

Rockhurst High School’s A.J. Taylor committed to the Wisconsin Badgers over the weekend and did so in unique fashion, using a Monopoly board to reveal his choice. Taylor is rated by Rivals.com as the top recruit in Missouri for his class. He spent time at cornerback, running back and wide receiver last season.

Royals stretch run begins now with focusing on big picture

KC Royals executives and players weren’t appeased by reaching game seven of the World Series last season in the franchise’s first playoff foray in 29 years. Instead, the breakthrough whetted their appetite for more and to seize the moment and momentum that often are fleeting in baseball. That is why trading prospects for established players in Johnny Cueto and Ben Zobrist was a smart decision.

Rockhurst High School’s A.J. Taylor commits to Wisconsin

Rockhurst High School’s A.J. Taylor committed to the Wisconsin Badgers over the weekend and did so in unique fashion, using a Monopoly board to reveal his choice. Taylor is rated by Rivals.com as the top recruit in Missouri for his class. He spent time at cornerback, running back and wide receiver last season.

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