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Larned stays alive in State Legion Tournament »

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After losing to Concordia yesterday in the AA American Legion State Baseball Tournament, the Larned Indians stayed alive in the in the double-elimination tournament in Wathena by picking up a 2-1 win over Doniphan County this morning. Larned will play again at 8:30 p.m. tonight against the winner of the Silver Lake / Ottawa game.

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Larned falls 9-6 to Concordia in Double-A State Tourney »

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Concordia scored five runs in the second and three more in the fourth Thursday to help them beat Larned 9-6 in the second round of the Double-A State Legion Tournament in Wathena. Larned took a 2-0 lead in the first inning but trailed 8-2 after the two big Concordia innings.  The Indians rallied for four […]

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Royals’ Hosmer (finger) to miss 3 to 6 weeks »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer will be out three to six weeks with a stress fracture of the third finger of his right hand. He aggravated a previous injury on a check swing in the fourth inning of a 6-3 victory Thursday night over the Minnesota Twins. Billy […]

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Escobar, Ventura lead Royals past Twins, 6-3 »

Kansas City Royals' Alcides Escobar hits a two-run triple in the seventh inning during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. Photo: Ed Zurga, AP

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Alcides Escobar hit a two-run triple and Yordano Ventura pitched seven effective innings as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday. Escobar’s triple highlighted a four-run seventh. The inning also included Jarrod Dyson’s run-scoring single. Dyson stole second and third and scored on catcher Eric Fryer’s throwing […]

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Stuck in limbo, Royals stand pat at trade deadline »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Stuck in limbo between contending and conceding, the Kansas City Royals opted to stand pat as baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline passed Thursday, even as several other teams pulled off splashy moves. The Tigers, who led the Royals by 4 1/2 games in the AL Central at the start of the […]

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Kansas State ranked 21st in Pre-Season Coaches’ Poll »

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Opening Amway Preseason Coaches’ Poll  Rank Team 1        Florida State 2        Alabama 3        Oklahoma 4        Oregon 5        Auburn 6        Ohio State 7        UCLA 8        Michigan State 9        South Carolina 10      Baylor 11      Stanford 12      Georgia 13      LSU 14      Wisconsin 15      USC 16      Clemson 17      Notre Dame 18      Arizona State 19      Ole Miss 20      Texas A&M […]

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Chiefs’ Eric Berry leaves training camp after injury »

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According to the Kansas City Star, Chiefs’ Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry left practice early Thursday morning because of an injury to his right foot or lower leg area. Earlier in camp, Berry suffered a dislocated finger. Cornerback Marcus Cooper also left practice early from a leg injury and was assisted off the field before […]

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Chiefs QB Smith focusing on football, not contract »

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) – Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith says that the time is approaching where he will shelve all talk about a contract extension and focus solely on football for the remainder of the season. The Chiefs have been discussing a new deal with Smiths’ representatives for months, though the sides remain far apart. […]

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Perez helps Royals struggle to 3-2 win over Twins »

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins Wednesday, July, 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Salvador Perez triggered a go-ahead rally with a double in the sixth inning and made several spectacular plays behind the plate, helping the Kansas City Royals to a scrappy 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night. Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas had RBI doubles during the Royals’ charge, […]

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Larned’s Legion baseball team receives walk-off win »

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The Larned Indians AA baseball team won their first game Wednesday afternoon at the Kansas State American Legion Tournament. Larned earned a 2-1 victory over Sabetha in Wathena. The Indians scored quickly in the first inning to take a 1-0 lead but saw Sabetha tie the game in the sixth inning. Larned received a walk-off […]

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