<![CDATA[Sports News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:58:03 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:58:03 CST Sports 60 Kendrys Morales' RBI double helps lift Royals over Twins 7-1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article19109580.html#storylink=rss Kendrys Morales’ RBI double Monday wasn't as dramatic as Sunday's bomb the center field wall, but it had the same punch. This time, the Royals designated hitter’s shift-beating grounder along the left field line in the sixth inning scored Mike Moustakas from second and broke a 1-1 tie en route to a 7-1 victory over the Twins.

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Through turbulent waters, Kendrys Morales has landed safely http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article19111938.html#storylink=rss Royals’ designated hitter Kendrys Morales escaped Cuba on his 13th try and is in the midst of second major comeback of career

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With suspensions looming, Royals hope to move on from ‘emotional’ series with Oakland http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article19097880.html#storylink=rss KC manager Ned Yost says he understood the meaning of Kelvin Herrera’s gesture to Brett Lawrie when the Royals reliever was ejected from Sunday’s game for pitching behind the Oakland third baseman.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:08:02 CDT

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Chiefs’ Mike DeVito, Derrick Johnson find out how much they miss football after being hurt http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article19097409.html#storylink=rss Defensive end Mike DeVito and inside linebacker Derrick Johnson both missed most of 2014 because of Achilles’ injuries. And both made it quite clear that the time they spent on the sideline last season went a long way toward helping them realize how much they loved football.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:01:46 CDT By TEREZ A. PAYLOR

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2015 NFL Draft preview: Times, TV, top players, position ratings, mock drafts and more http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/article18861072.html#storylink=rss From now until the 2015 NFL Draft begins on April 30, The Star will take a detailed look at each position group, ranking the top players. There are also several mock drafts, predicting how the first round might go and who the Chiefs might take.

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Desisa wins 119th Boston Marathon; Rotich takes women’s race http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article19054254.html#storylink=rss Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won his second Boston Marathon, two years after he donated the medal from his first victory to the city in memory of the bombing victims.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:59:07 CDT

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#TheHuddle: Star sportswriters and columnists on the Royals’ weekend of ejections http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article19080825.html#storylink=rss Kansas City Star sports columnists Blair Kerkhoff and Vahe Gregorian join Royals beat writer Andy McCullough to discuss last weekend’s ejections and hit-by-pitch exchanges with the Oakland Athletics.

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Alcides Escobar returns to Royals lineup as Lorenzo Cain sits out http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article19074288.html#storylink=rss After two days to rest his sprained knee, Alcides Escobar will return to the Royals lineup on Monday evening against the Twins.

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These Royals will not back down http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article19008351.html#storylink=rss In the span of one magical postseason, the Royals morphed from the haunted to the hunted. On Sunday it set the scene for a delirious, mesmerizing game before 36,755, a 4-2 Royals victory that proved testament to the resolve of a team depleted by injuries to three starters and its closer, and a spree of ejections.

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:38:04 CDT

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Royals’ comeback win over A’s sets record on Fox Sports Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article19067010.html#storylink=rss The Royals’ rumble with Oakland on Sunday was the highest-rated event ever on Fox Sports Kansas City.

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Edinson Volquez will duel with Kyle Gibson in Royals-Twins rematch http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article19039944.html#storylink=rss With Alex Rios already disabled with a broken hand, Kansas City will be at far less than full strength when they host the Twins this week. Minnesota just took two out of three from the Royals at Target Field.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:53:34 CDT

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Power forward Isaiah Maurice officially signs with Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article19104825.html#storylink=rss Isaiah Maurice, a 6-foot-9, 215-pounder from South Hill, Va., becomes the sixth member of K-State's 2015 recruiting class.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:49:43 CDT

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Royals rally to beat A’s 4-2, win series http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article18930987.html#storylink=rss After seeing five members of their team ejected, the Royals rallied for a three-run eighth inning. Kendrys Morales provided the defining blow with a two-run double off Oakland reliever Eric O’Flaherty. Cain had tied the game with an RBI double off O’Flaherty.

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:23:36 CDT

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Utah’s Nate Orchard has shown growth on and off the field http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/article19052589.html#storylink=rss Utah’s Nate Orchard has gone from nearly being homeless as a youth and headed down the wrong path to being one of the better pass-rushing prospects in the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Kansas State’s Marcus Foster will transfer to Creighton, Wildcats add recruit http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article19018374.html#storylink=rss Marcus Foster will continue his college basketball career at Creighton. The former Kansas State shooting guard announced his decision to join the Jays via transfer Sunday on Twitter. He will sit out the upcoming season in accordance with NCAA transfer rules and have two years of eligibility remaining.

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Tim Tebow reportedly reaches deal with the Eagles, and the Internet reacts http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article19004199.html#storylink=rss Love him or hate him, Tim Tebow is apparently back in the NFL, and football fans didn't hesitate to respond to the news.

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Photo gallery: Royals 7, Twins 1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article19113696.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:55:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article19113696.html KC Chiefs receivers Junior Hemingway, Frankie Hammond sign rights tenders http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article19115373.html#storylink=rss Receivers Junior Hemingway and Frankie Hammond signed their exclusive rights tenders with the Chiefs on Monday, according to the NFL's transaction report.

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Five-game planner for April 21 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/scores-stats/article19112694.html#storylink=rss Five-game planner for area teams

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High school results for April 20 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/high-school/article19111374.html#storylink=rss High school results for area teams

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Area golf results - April 20 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/scores-stats/article19111281.html#storylink=rss Area golf results for April 20

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College results for April 20 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/scores-stats/article19111380.html#storylink=rss College results for area teams

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Royals box score for April 20 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/scores-stats/article19109334.html#storylink=rss Royals-Minnesota box score for April 20

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Summer sports suspend membership in umbrella body in protest http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article19121199.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:33:04 CDT By JAMES ELLINGWORTH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article19121199.html Reds manager Bryan Price goes on profanity-filled rant http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19116393.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:33:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19116393.html UConn baseball team adopts 5-year-old battling leukemia http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article19117686.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:23:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article19117686.html IIHF says won't be easy to get NHL players to 2018 Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19124640.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:22:12 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19124640.html Venezuelan man is last to finish Boston Marathon in 20 hours http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19117845.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:13:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19117845.html Reinstated Northern State wrestling program gets head coach http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19121835.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:08:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article19121835.html Olympic hockey team doctor attacked at cemetery http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article19123974.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:07:02 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article19123974.html