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Giants’ Hudson to face Royals’ Guthrie in Game 3 »


SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - In the middle of a champagne-and-beer-soaked clubhouse after the San Francisco Giants won the NL Championship Series, Tim Hudson was given the chance to speak to his team. The message was as simple as Hudson’s approach on the mound: “World Series, baby!” After 16 years, 214 regular-season wins and seven failed trips […]

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K-State’s Snyder up for College Hall of Fame »


IRVING, Texas (AP) – Kansas State coach Bill Snyder is among the 81 coaches and players up for election to the College Football Hall of Fame. The National Football Foundation on Wednesday released the ballot for the class that will be announced Jan. 9. Former Heisman Trophy winners Rashaan Salaam of Colorado, Ricky Williams of […]

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World Series TV ratings increase from Game 1 to 2 »


NEW YORK (AP) – Game 2 of the World Series stayed close deeper into the night, boosting television ratings. The 12.9 million viewers Wednesday on Fox for the Kansas City Royals’ 7-2 win over the San Francisco Giants were an increase of 6 percent from Game 1. The 7.9 rating with a 14 share was […]

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Friday Weather »

A very warm weekend is in store for all of the area. Highs will be around 20 degrees above normal for this time of year with all locations in the 80s.

Today Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 53. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Saturday Sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds […]

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Friday on 1590 KVGB, “The Talk of the Town” »

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12A-5A Coast to Coast with George Noory 5A-6A America in the Morning 6A-8A Early Morning Show with Patrick Burnett – News – Sports – Business News, Obits, Entertainment 8:30-9A Kansas State University Extension Show: 3 shows in one including… Sound Living- “Is it time for a financial checkup?” Outbound Kansas – “Deer and Coyote predation” […]

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eric Hosmer is eager to see what makes San Francisco’s waterfront ballpark unique. “I know absolutely nothing,” the Kansas City first baseman said. “I’ve heard nothing but good things about it, the atmosphere and the energy the crowd brings. I’ve always wanted to play there.” “I’m sure going for the first […]

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World Series moves to B-104.3 Friday night »


The 2014 World Series moves to B-104.3 Friday night. Due to the Great Bend Panthers playing Salina Central, Royals fans can follow the team on B-104.3 starting at 6:00 p.m. with “Baseball Tonight” coverage from ESPN. 1590 KVGB will also carry the remainder of the baseball game following the conclusion of the Panthers game Friday […]

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Royals beats Giants 7-2, even World Series 1-all »

Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez rounds first after hitting a two-run scoring double during the sixth inning of Game 2 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. Photo by The Associated Press.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece. A night after the […]

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Chiefs’ Charles passes battery of concussion tests »


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Kansas City Chiefs insisted Wednesday that Jamaal Charles has passed a battery of tests and does not show signs of a concussion, one day after the star running back said he exhibited symptoms in last weekend’s win over San Diego. Charles took a blow from Brandon Flowers when he […]

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Phony World Series tickets, merchandise seized »


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Federal agents have seized phony World Series tickets worth tens of thousands of dollars, along with counterfeit Royals panties and other merchandise. Before the first game of the series between the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants on Tuesday, agents for Homeland Security nabbed 126 counterfeit game tickets. U.S. […]

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