Former KU point guard Frank Mason threw out the first pitch at Tuesday's T-Bones home opener. The Sacramento Kings rookie recapped his first season in the NBA and also previewed his June 16 Frank Mason and Friends Charity Softball game.
The Royals will give away a Billy Joel bobblehead that shows him sitting at a piano while wearing a Royals uniform and hat. Fans who buy a Theme Ticket for a game on Sept. 10 will receive the bobblehead.
What can we learn about Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy from a comparison of games against the New York Yankees in 2017 and 2018? One thing in particular seems to stand out most: Duffy's slider just isn't what it used to be.
Kenta Maeda balled his right hand into a fist and hopped off the mound. A scream escaped his lungs after he executed his 97th pitch of the evening, a well-placed changeup that resulted in his 10th strikeout, ended the top of the sixth inning and erased a threat from the Colorado Rockies in a 3-0 Los Angeles Dodgers victory. Maeda skipped into his dugout as the crowd at Dodger Stadium rose to salute him.
Kenta Maeda tossed two-hit ball over 6 2/3 shutout innings and struck out a season-high 12 to help the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the NL West-leading Colorado Rockies 3-0 for their second straight series win.
Royals' starting pitcher Jason Hammel threw seven innings and allowed one run while yielding nine hits in a 5-1 win over the Cardinals on Tuesday at Busch Stadium. It was his first win since September 2017.