Here’s how to listen to the latest episodes of SportsBeat KC, The Kansas City Star’s sports podcast.
New episodes this week are on the Royals and Chiefs.
In the Royals' episode, The Star's Rustin Dodd and Sam Mellinger discuss the collapse in July and the list of problems in 2016. The topics include Alex Gordon's performance, the starting rotation and the bullpen. They also look ahead to 2017 and the main priorities of the offseason.
In the Chiefs episode, Terez A. Paylor, Blair Kerkhoff and Mellinger break down the camp surprises and disappointments and they make predictions of the Chiefs' 2016 record.
There is also a podcast about new Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk. Tod Palmer and Mellinger discuss why Sterk seems like a good choice.
We’ll also release podcasts on other current KC sports topics, including college basketball.