<![CDATA[Ball Star: Sports Columns & Blogs | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Ball Star from sports columns and blogs. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Wed, 21 May 2014 09:36:58 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 May 2014 09:36:58 CDT Ball Star 60 Jason Vargas starts for Royals as critical set against Cleveland Indians begins http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1323630.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:40:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1323630.html Ice-cream sandwich is reportedly catalyst for altercation between Mariners player, team official http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1323970.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:46:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1323970.html Josh Willingham returns to lineup as Royals look to sweep Twins http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1319533.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:11:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1319533.html Royals face decisions on 40-man roster with deadline looming for playoff rosters http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1315819.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:14:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1315819.html Lee Judge investigates: Should left-handers bunt against an infield shift? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article1320189.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:40:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article1320189.html GIF: Watch Alex Gordon’s face meet the left-field fence http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1313772.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:46:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1313772.html Raul Ibanez starts at DH as Royals continues series against Minnesota Twins http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1310914.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:20:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1310914.html Royals postseason tracker: How the 2014 team compares to 1985 through 132 games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1309257.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:42:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1309257.html Fox Sports says Royals’ walk-off win was No. 1 in prime time in KC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1309005.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:04:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1309005.html Dayton Moore says ‘we love our fans’ after Royals manager Ned Yost incites criticism http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1308528.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:44:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1308528.html GIF of Royals’ celebration after Alex Gordon home run http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1306896.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:32:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1306896.html Royals prospects show off their pups on #NationalDogDay http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1303224.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:36:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1303224.html Weekend ratings strong for Chiefs, Royals and Sporting KC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1293961.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:54:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1293961.html Replay: Royals Q&A with The Star’s Andy McCullough http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1291901.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:01:44 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1291901.html Royals postseason tracker: How the 2014 team compares to 1985 through 130 games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1192387.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:04:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1192387.html Royals return home for 10-game stand against Yankees, Twins, Indians, Rangers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1291334.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:13:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1291334.html Eric Hosmer to undergo another X-ray on broken hand, hopes for clearance to swing http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1286834.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:00:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1286834.html Salvador Perez gets day off as Royals face Texas Rangers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1282081.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:26:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1282081.html Terrance Gore could receive September call-up as Royals’ pinch-running specialist http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1281107.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:47:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1281107.html Royals mailbag: An update on Luke Hochevar? Who is the emergency catcher? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1274712.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:41:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1274712.html Salvador Perez returns to Royals lineup after clean MRI on knee http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1278197.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:28:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ball-star/article1278197.html