Joco Opinion

Joco Opinion

Kansas energy development is crucial to America’s independence

July is a special month for many Americans. Most of us will eagerly take a break from our busy summer schedules to again celebrate Independence Day. There will be much fanfare with fireworks, parades, picnics and other patriotic events celebrating our country’s independence from Great Britain in 1776. But when the festivities have ended, only a few will have reflected upon the true meaning of independence and the role it has played in shaping our nation’s character.

Blaine Boyer gives up home run late, in Royals loss to Jays

Kansas City Royals starter Heath Fillmyer walked five batters, giving up four runs against the Toronto Blue Jays, but a late Royals lead was erased when Blaine Boyer gave up a home run to Jays' Kevin Pillar for the win on Tuesday August, 14, 2018.