Sam Mellinger

Sam Mellinger

A day with Denny Matthews for his 50th KC Royals opener

Kansas City Royals broadcaster Denny Matthews has called the franchise's entire history — he was the first one to say "Royals win!" on air and is back for his 50th season in the booth. The Star spent the day with him on Thursday, listening to stories and laughing along. You have to hear about his briefcase.

Players from five decades honor Raytown South legendary coach Bud Lathrop

Hundreds of friends and former players of Bud Lathrop, former basketball coach at Raytown South High School come out to honor him on April 21, 2018.
Shelly Yang