<![CDATA[Sports News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/ en-us Mon, 11 May 2015 21:59:26 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 11 May 2015 21:59:26 CDT Sports 60 Twitter Tuesday: Royals winning, Chiefs practicing, Bowlsby on KU-MU and complaining http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article29096644.html#storylink=rss I imagine we’ll get more Chiefs questions here in this silly weekly exercise as we go through August and especially get into September. It’s just that the Royals are 60-38, which is a 99-win pace, and they just traded for Johnny Cueto.

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Eric Hosmer, Kendrys Morales help Royals punish Indians, 9-4 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article29079058.html#storylink=rss Eric Hosmer drove in four runs and Kendrys Morales drove in three as the Royals pounded the Indians 9-4 in Cleveland for their 60th win of the season.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 21:11:28 CDT

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Chiefs: Red Thursday will supplant Red Friday for home opener against Denver http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article29092195.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs announced that the traditional Red Friday celebration instead will be a Red Thursday extravaganza — on Thursday, Sept. 17. That’s when the Chiefs’ home opener against the Denver Broncos will be played on national TV.

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:02:51 CDT

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Royals chat with The Star’s Andy McCullough http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article28878439.html#storylink=rss Andy McCullough, The Star’s Royals beat reporter, will answer your questions at noon today during a live chat on KansasCity.com.

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Arizona Cardinals hire woman as coach for training camp http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article29084407.html#storylink=rss The Arizona Cardinals appeared to make a bit of history as they announced Monday the hiring of a female assistant coach for the next few months.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:20:21 CDT

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Edinson Volquez proud to record 10th win for Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article29091526.html#storylink=rss Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez gets 10 wins, and he hopes to win more than 14 games, which James Shields did in 2014.

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:47:51 CDT

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For the Royals, the rest of the season is merely a prelude to the playoffs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article28855729.html#storylink=rss The Royals are very clearly in the mode of playoff preparation. They did not need Johnny Cueto to be in the playoffs, but they might need him to win in the playoffs. The next two months are about maximizing those chances.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:25:43 CDT

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Rockies trade star SS Troy Tulowitzki, lose 9-8 to Cubs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29087851.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 04:09:09 CDT By BRIAN SANDALOW ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29087851.html Chiefs rookies and quarterbacks will report to Missouri Western on Tuesday http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article28885915.html#storylink=rss The third year of the Andy Reid-John Dorsey regime is set to commence Tuesday, when rookies and quarterbacks report to training camp. After a busy offseason full of wheeling and dealing, the goal is once again clear — playoffs or bust.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:23:10 CDT

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KU opens against host Chaminade in Maui Invitational http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/university-of-kansas/article29073295.html#storylink=rss The Kansas basketball team will open the Maui Invitational against the home team, facing host Chaminade in a first-round matchup on Nov. 23.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:45:21 CDT

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BV Southwest’s Miller Hogan is The Star’s All-Metro baseball player of the year http://www.kansascity.com/sports/high-school/article29065126.html#storylink=rss The Star’s All-Metro baseball team spotlights 11 high school players who were judged best for their performance during the season. Miller Hogan of Blue Valley Southwest is the player of the year, and other standouts are recognized from Blue Springs South, Mill Valley, SM East, Rockhurst, Liberty North, Winnetonka, SM North, Staley and Lawrence Free State.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:07:05 CDT

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Jamie Kutey of St. Thomas Aquinas is The Star’s All-Metro girls soccer player of the year http://www.kansascity.com/sports/high-school/article28953769.html#storylink=rss The Star’s All-Metro girls soccer team spotlights 11 high school players who were judged best for their performance during the season. Jamie Kutey of St. Thomas Aquinas is the player of the year, and other standouts are recognized from St. Teresa’s Academy, Blue Valley Northwest, Notre Dame de Sion, Grain Valley, Blue Valley North, Blue Valley Southwest, Lee’s Summit North, Park Hill and St. Pius X.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:47:08 CDT

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A fan’s guide to 2015 Chiefs training camp in St. Joseph http://www.kansascity.com/mobile/red-zone-fan-guide/article28646851.html#storylink=rss Here’s everything you need to know about Kansas City Chiefs training camp at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, including position battles, story lines, parking, admission, fees, practice schedules, autographs, directions and more. The first open-to-the-public workout is scheduled for Aug. 1.

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Fri, 24 Jul 2015 16:43:24 CDT

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With the Johnny Cueto deal, the Royals add an ace to a winning hand http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article28783480.html#storylink=rss Days of speculation and anticipation and fretting about solving the Royals’ most glaring vulnerability ended Sunday afternoon with the acquisition of ace pitcher Johnny Cueto. In one monumental burst arrived a harmonic convergence coinciding with a resurgence by Yordano Ventura that we could well look back on as the flashpoint when one of the best teams in baseball morphed into, in fact, the best.

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Sun, 26 Jul 2015 20:47:13 CDT By VAHE GREGORIAN

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Former K-State receiver Tyler Lockett chosen Big 12 male athlete of the year http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article28815925.html#storylink=rss The last honor in Tyler Lockett’s well-decorated Kansas State football career was announced Monday — the best men’s athlete in the Big 12 Conference for 2014-15. Lockett, Collin Klein give Wildcats two winners of the honor in last three years.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:34:01 CDT

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Ben Zobrist still a possibility for Royals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article28873426.html#storylink=rss Even after dealing left-handed pitchers Brandon Finnegan, John Lamb and Cody Reed for pitcher Johnny Cueto, the Royals are believed to possess a prospect base capable of acquiring Oakland super-utility man Ben Zobrist.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:32:28 CDT

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Area golf results for July 27 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/scores-stats/article29083132.html#storylink=rss Area golf results for July 27

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Photo gallery: Royals 9, Indians 4 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article29082397.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:01:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/royals-photos-videos/article29082397.html Royals box score for July 27 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/scores-stats/article29080591.html#storylink=rss Royals 9, Indians 4

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Royals eager to welcome Johnny Cueto as they push toward another playoff run http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/k-zone/article29068564.html#storylink=rss Obtained in a trade with Cincinnati, right-hander Johnny Cueto will join the club on Tuesday and debut as a Royal on Friday in Toronto.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:09:31 CDT

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USD starting quarterback to miss season with back injury http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29102176.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:19:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29102176.html A year away, Olympic organizers counting on sun and samba http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29101093.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:09:16 CDT By STEPHEN WADE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29101093.html Jon Gruden worries about present and future of youth sports http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29098810.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:54:07 CDT By BARRY WILNER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29098810.html Beijing bid faces same old questions ahead of 2022 IOC vote http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29084527.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:54:11 CDT By DENNIS PASSA ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29084527.html AP Sources: Michel Platini will run for FIFA president http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29093359.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:50:06 CDT By GRAHAM DUNBAR and ROB HARRIS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29093359.html Bayern Munich signs Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29092720.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:40:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29092720.html Golf Glance http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29096617.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:29:07 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29096617.html Syracuse dismisses senior Ashton Broyld from football team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29095840.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:19:08 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29095840.html Atletico Madrid re-signs Brazil defender Felipe Luis http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29095837.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:19:07 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29095837.html NDSU men's basketball team playing games in the Bahamas http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29095153.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:09:07 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29095153.html