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  • New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB emerge

    New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB emerge

    Two more former University of Missouri students have gone public with assault allegations against ex-running back Derrick Washington, including a women's soccer player who said her coach suggested she could...
    Two more former University of Missouri students have gone public with assault allegations against ex-running back Derrick Washington, including a women's soccer player who said her coach suggested she could lose her...
  • Alabama, LSU lead coaches' preseason All-SEC teams

    Alabama, LSU lead coaches' preseason All-SEC teams

    Alabama and LSU both placed 11 players on the coaches' preseason All-Southeastern Conference teams.
    Alabama and LSU both placed 11 players on the coaches' preseason All-Southeastern Conference teams.
  • AP Source: Chiefs LB Mays to have wrist surgery

    AP Source: Chiefs LB Mays to have wrist surgery

    A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Chiefs linebacker Joe Mays will have surgery on his wrist after hurting it in a preseason game against Carolina and could miss the start of the...
    A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Chiefs linebacker Joe Mays will have surgery on his wrist after hurting it in a preseason game against Carolina and could miss the start of the season.
  • Hansbrough has 55-yard TD in Missouri scrimmage

    Hansbrough has 55-yard TD in Missouri scrimmage

    Russell Hansbrough had a 55-yard scoring run against the second-team defense at a scrimmage that ended Missouri's training camp.
    Russell Hansbrough had a 55-yard scoring run against the second-team defense at a scrimmage that ended Missouri's training camp.
  • Chiefs' Charles back to practice in limited role

    Chiefs' Charles back to practice in limited role

    Jamaal Charles returned to Chiefs practice Thursday for the first time since hurting his foot last week, though he's unlikely to play in Saturday night's preseason game against Minnesota.
    Jamaal Charles returned to Chiefs practice Thursday for the first time since hurting his foot last week, though he's unlikely to play in Saturday night's preseason game against Minnesota.
  • Chiefs send OG Johnson to Bucs for S McCray

    Chiefs send OG Johnson to Bucs for S McCray

    The Chiefs have acquired safety Kelcie McCray from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for offensive guard Rishaw Johnson in a move that should bolster depth for both teams.
    The Chiefs have acquired safety Kelcie McCray from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for offensive guard Rishaw Johnson in a move that should bolster depth for both teams.
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    Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
    Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
  • Sports Minute: Here is the latest Mid-America sports news from The Associated Press

    Sports Minute: Here is the latest Mid-America sports news from The Associated Press

    Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time as the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 last night to complete a three-game sweep. Jon Jay had three hits, scored twice and was plunked by a pitch for the sixth...
  • Lynn, Peralta lead Cardinals to sweep of Reds

    Lynn, Peralta lead Cardinals to sweep of Reds

    Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
    Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
  • McBride, De La Rosa lift Rockies past Royals, 5-2

    McBride, De La Rosa lift Rockies past Royals, 5-2

    Matt McBride hit his first career grand slam and Jorge De La Rosa pitched eight crisp innings, helping the Colorado Rockies cool off the Kansas City Royals with a 5-2 win on Wednesday night.
    Matt McBride hit his first career grand slam and Jorge De La Rosa pitched eight crisp innings, helping the Colorado Rockies cool off the Kansas City Royals with a 5-2 win on Wednesday night.
  • Lackey gives Neshek a Ruth ball for number switch

    Lackey gives Neshek a Ruth ball for number switch

    St. Louis Cardinals newcomer John Lackey really wanted to keep his old number, so he gave teammate Pat Neshek quite a reward for switching jerseys.
    St. Louis Cardinals newcomer John Lackey really wanted to keep his old number, so he gave teammate Pat Neshek quite a reward for switching jerseys.
  • Charles, Bowe remain out of Chiefs practice

    Charles, Bowe remain out of Chiefs practice

    Add rookie running back De'Anthony Thomas to a lengthy list of Chiefs players who are missing practice as the team prepares for its preseason game Saturday night against Minnesota.
    Add rookie running back De'Anthony Thomas to a lengthy list of Chiefs players who are missing practice as the team prepares for its preseason game Saturday night against Minnesota.
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    Jon Jay was hit by a pitch from J.J. Hoover with the base-loaded in the ninth inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
    Jon Jay was hit by a pitch from J.J. Hoover with the base-loaded in the ninth inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
  • Cardinals beat Reds on bases-loaded HBP in 9th

    Cardinals beat Reds on bases-loaded HBP in 9th

    Jon Jay was hit by a pitch from J.J. Hoover with the base-loaded in the ninth inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
    Jon Jay was hit by a pitch from J.J. Hoover with the base-loaded in the ninth inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
  • Infante has 3 doubles to lead Royals past Rockies

    Infante has 3 doubles to lead Royals past Rockies

    Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.
    Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.
  • Greg Robinson has double duty on offensive line

    Greg Robinson has double duty on offensive line

    Rookie Greg Robinson has been getting double duty at guard and tackle in training camp for the St. Louis Rams.
    Rookie Greg Robinson has been getting double duty at guard and tackle in training camp for the St. Louis Rams.
  • Cardinals put 2B Mark Ellis on DL

    Cardinals put 2B Mark Ellis on DL

    The St. Louis Cardinals have put second baseman Mark Ellis on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain, retroactive to Aug. 15.
    The St. Louis Cardinals have put second baseman Mark Ellis on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain, retroactive to Aug. 15.
  • With Chiefs' Charles out, Davis, Gray get chances

    With Chiefs' Charles out, Davis, Gray get chances

    Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles was still held out of Chiefs practice Tuesday after hurting his foot in an accident while moving out of the dorms last week.
    Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles was still held out of Chiefs practice Tuesday after hurting his foot in an accident while moving out of the dorms last week.
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    Jhonny Peralta's 10th-inning single, his third hit of the game, drove in the winning run to give the St. Louis Cardinals a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
    Jhonny Peralta's 10th-inning single, his third hit of the game, drove in the winning run to give the St. Louis Cardinals a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
  • Cardinals beat Reds 6-5 in 10 innings

    Cardinals beat Reds 6-5 in 10 innings

    Jhonny Peralta's 10th-inning single, his third hit of the game, drove in the winning run to give the St. Louis Cardinals a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
    Jhonny Peralta's 10th-inning single, his third hit of the game, drove in the winning run to give the St. Louis Cardinals a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.
  • Kratz, Vargas lead Royals over Twins 6-4

    Kratz, Vargas lead Royals over Twins 6-4

    Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to lead the first-place Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
    Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings to lead the first-place Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
  • Actor Jon Hamm honored to get Cardinals bobblehead

    Actor Jon Hamm honored to get Cardinals bobblehead

    Jon Hamm joked that the bobble head the St. Louis Cardinals honored him with was "probably repurposed" from a Matt Carpenter model.
    Jon Hamm joked that the bobble head the St. Louis Cardinals honored him with was "probably repurposed" from a Matt Carpenter model.
  • Reds activate Phillips from DL

    Reds activate Phillips from DL

    The slumping Cincinnati Reds have activated Brandon Phillips from the 15-day disabled list and inserted the second baseman into their starting lineup at St. Louis.
    The slumping Cincinnati Reds have activated Brandon Phillips from the 15-day disabled list and inserted the second baseman into their starting lineup at St. Louis.
  • Chiefs' Charles sidelined by freak slip down hill

    Chiefs' Charles sidelined by freak slip down hill

    The status of Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles remains in question after he missed Sunday night's preseason game in Carolina because of a bruised foot.
    The status of Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles remains in question after he missed Sunday night's preseason game in Carolina because of a bruised foot.
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    Cam Newton made a successful return following ankle surgery, Jonathan Stewart ran for two touchdowns and the Carolina Panthers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 on Sunday night.
    Cam Newton made a successful return following ankle surgery, Jonathan Stewart ran for two touchdowns and the Carolina Panthers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 on Sunday night.
  • Newton, Stewart lead Panthers past Chiefs, 28-16

    Newton, Stewart lead Panthers past Chiefs, 28-16

    Cam Newton made a successful return following ankle surgery, Jonathan Stewart ran for two touchdowns and the Carolina Panthers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 on Sunday night.
    Cam Newton made a successful return following ankle surgery, Jonathan Stewart ran for two touchdowns and the Carolina Panthers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 on Sunday night.
  • Royals score 7 in 2nd, beat Twins 12-6

    Royals score 7 in 2nd, beat Twins 12-6

    Alex Gordon, Salvador Perez and Josh Willingham homered, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 12-6 on Sunday for their 20th win in their last 25 games.
    Alex Gordon, Salvador Perez and Josh Willingham homered, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 12-6 on Sunday for their 20th win in their last 25 games.
  • Wainwright, Carpenter lead Cardinals over Padres

    Wainwright, Carpenter lead Cardinals over Padres

    Matt Carpenter homered, doubled and drove in three runs, Adam Wainwright tied for the major league lead with his 15th win and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the San Diego Padres 7-6 on Sunday.
    Matt Carpenter homered, doubled and drove in three runs, Adam Wainwright tied for the major league lead with his 15th win and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the San Diego Padres 7-6 on Sunday.
  • Cardinals recall Martinez, demote Siegrist

    Cardinals recall Martinez, demote Siegrist

    The St. Louis Cardinals recalled right-hander Carlos Martinez from Triple-A Memphis and demoted struggling lefty Kevin Siegrist to the minors.
    The St. Louis Cardinals recalled right-hander Carlos Martinez from Triple-A Memphis and demoted struggling lefty Kevin Siegrist to the minors.
  • Gyorko powers Padres past Cardinals 9-5

    Gyorko powers Padres past Cardinals 9-5

    Jeff Gyorko hit his third career grand slam and drove in five runs, sparking the San Diego Padres to a 9-5 rain-delayed victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.
    Jeff Gyorko hit his third career grand slam and drove in five runs, sparking the San Diego Padres to a 9-5 rain-delayed victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.
  • US wins FIBA U17 title, beating Australia 99-92

    US wins FIBA U17 title, beating Australia 99-92

    Malik Newman led the United States to its third straight FIBA Under-17 World Championship title, scoring 21 points in a 99-92 victory over Australia on Saturday.
    Malik Newman led the United States to its third straight FIBA Under-17 World Championship title, scoring 21 points in a 99-92 victory over Australia on Saturday.
  • Bradford, Rodgers sharp; Packers beat Rams 21-7

    Bradford, Rodgers sharp; Packers beat Rams 21-7

    Aaron Rodgers and Sam Bradford each threw a touchdown pass in their preseason debuts and played into the second quarter in the Green Bay Packers' 21-7 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Saturday.
    Aaron Rodgers and Sam Bradford each threw a touchdown pass in their preseason debuts and played into the second quarter in the Green Bay Packers' 21-7 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Saturday.
  • Rams' Pead hurts knee on kickoff return

    Rams' Pead hurts knee on kickoff return

    St. Louis Rams backup running back Isaiah Pead was helped off the field with a left knee injury after returning a kickoff in the first quarter.
    St. Louis Rams backup running back Isaiah Pead was helped off the field with a left knee injury after returning a kickoff in the first quarter.
  • Lynn, Cardinals beat Padres for 3rd straight win

    Lynn, Cardinals beat Padres for 3rd straight win

    Lance Lynn pitched six strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the San Diego Padres 4-2 Friday night for their third straight win.
    Lance Lynn pitched six strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the San Diego Padres 4-2 Friday night for their third straight win.
  • Willingham's 3 RBIs vs his former team lead Royals

    Willingham's 3 RBIs vs his former team lead Royals

    Josh Willingham returned to Target Field and hit a bases-clearing double in Kansas City's five-run fourth inning, and the surging Royals hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Friday night.
    Josh Willingham returned to Target Field and hit a bases-clearing double in Kansas City's five-run fourth inning, and the surging Royals hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Friday night.
  • Nolasco activated by Twins, starts vs Royals

    Nolasco activated by Twins, starts vs Royals

    The Minnesota Twins have activated Ricky Nolasco from the disabled list and put him right back into the rotation.
    The Minnesota Twins have activated Ricky Nolasco from the disabled list and put him right back into the rotation.
  • Rams hoping Kenny Britt can be a leader

    Rams hoping Kenny Britt can be a leader

    Kenny Britt had a quiet game in the St. Louis Rams' preseason opener.
    Kenny Britt had a quiet game in the St. Louis Rams' preseason opener.
  • AP source: Chiefs WR Bowe facing 1-game suspension

    AP source: Chiefs WR Bowe facing 1-game suspension

    A person familiar with the situation says Kansas City Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe is expected to be suspended for the season opener against Tennessee after his arrest for marijuana possession.
    A person familiar with the situation says Kansas City Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe is expected to be suspended for the season opener against Tennessee after his arrest for marijuana possession.
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    Pinch-hitter Jon Jay delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and right fielder Shane Robinson threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth to help the St. Louis Cardinals hold off the San...
    Pinch-hitter Jon Jay delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and right fielder Shane Robinson threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth to help the St. Louis Cardinals hold off the San Diego...
  • Jay's 2-run double lifts Cardinals over Padres 4-3

    Jay's 2-run double lifts Cardinals over Padres 4-3

    Pinch-hitter Jon Jay delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and right fielder Shane Robinson threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth to help the St. Louis Cardinals hold off the San...
    Pinch-hitter Jon Jay delivered a two-run double in the eighth inning and right fielder Shane Robinson threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth to help the St. Louis Cardinals hold off the San Diego...
  • Fisher: Bradford to play quarter or more

    Fisher: Bradford to play quarter or more

    St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford, coming off knee surgery that sidelined him the final nine games last season, will play at least a quarter in the second preseason game.
    St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford, coming off knee surgery that sidelined him the final nine games last season, will play at least a quarter in the second preseason game.
  • Lowrie goes on 15-day disabled list

    Lowrie goes on 15-day disabled list

    The Oakland Athletics placed shortstop Jed Lowrie on the 15-day disabled list after a 7-3 loss Thursday to the Kansas City Royals with a hairline fracture of his right index finger.
    The Oakland Athletics placed shortstop Jed Lowrie on the 15-day disabled list after a 7-3 loss Thursday to the Kansas City Royals with a hairline fracture of his right index finger.
  • ASU player gets plenty of support after coming out

    ASU player gets plenty of support after coming out

    Chip Sarafin knew there would be attention, just not this much.
    Chip Sarafin knew there would be attention, just not this much.
  • Surging Royals rally past A's for 7-3 win

    Surging Royals rally past A's for 7-3 win

    Nori Aoki and Billy Butler each drove in two runs in a five-run seventh and the surging Kansas City Royals rallied to defeat the Oakland Athletics 7-3 Thursday.
    Nori Aoki and Billy Butler each drove in two runs in a five-run seventh and the surging Kansas City Royals rallied to defeat the Oakland Athletics 7-3 Thursday.
  • Padres place Yonder Alonso on disabled list

    Padres place Yonder Alonso on disabled list

    The San Diego Padres have placed first baseman Yonder Alonso on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained forearm. They recalled infielder Jace Peterson from Triple-A El Paso.
    The San Diego Padres have placed first baseman Yonder Alonso on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained forearm. They recalled infielder Jace Peterson from Triple-A El Paso.
  • Chiefs break camp in St. Joe, move back to KC

    Chiefs break camp in St. Joe, move back to KC

    The Chiefs broke camp on the campus of Missouri Western on Thursday as they prepared for their second preseason game, and will resume practice at their own facility in Kansas City next week.
    The Chiefs broke camp on the campus of Missouri Western on Thursday as they prepared for their second preseason game, and will resume practice at their own facility in Kansas City next week.
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    Jason Vargas tossed a three-hitter for his sixth career shutout, Omar Infante hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Wednesday night.
    Jason Vargas tossed a three-hitter for his sixth career shutout, Omar Infante hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Wednesday night.
  • Former A's catcher Gordy MacKenzie dies

    Former A's catcher Gordy MacKenzie dies

    Gordy MacKenzie, the longtime minor league manager and coach and scout who had a short stint in the majors as a catcher with the Kansas City Athletics, has died. He was 77.
    Gordy MacKenzie, the longtime minor league manager and coach and scout who had a short stint in the majors as a catcher with the Kansas City Athletics, has died. He was 77.
  • Vargas tosses 3-hitter as Royals beat A's 3-0

    Vargas tosses 3-hitter as Royals beat A's 3-0

    Jason Vargas tossed a three-hitter for his sixth career shutout, Omar Infante hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Wednesday night.
    Jason Vargas tossed a three-hitter for his sixth career shutout, Omar Infante hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-0 on Wednesday night.
  • Masterson pitches Cardinals past Marlins, 5-2

    Masterson pitches Cardinals past Marlins, 5-2

    Justin Masterson pitched seven scoreless innings in his best outing since joining the St. Louis Cardinals, and they averted a series sweep by beating the Miami Marlins 5-2 Wednesday.
    Justin Masterson pitched seven scoreless innings in his best outing since joining the St. Louis Cardinals, and they averted a series sweep by beating the Miami Marlins 5-2 Wednesday.
  • Chiefs hope pass-rush package will pay off

    Chiefs hope pass-rush package will pay off

    The Kansas City Chiefs offered a preview during recent 11-on-11 training camp practices of what could be in store for unsuspecting quarterbacks this season.
    The Kansas City Chiefs offered a preview during recent 11-on-11 training camp practices of what could be in store for unsuspecting quarterbacks this season.
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    Jon Lester pitched six strong innings and Josh Donaldson homered twice and drove in four runs as the Oakland Athletics beat Kansas City 11-3 Tuesday night, snapping the Royals' eight-game winning streak.
    Jon Lester pitched six strong innings and Josh Donaldson homered twice and drove in four runs as the Oakland Athletics beat Kansas City 11-3 Tuesday night, snapping the Royals' eight-game winning streak.
  • Lester leads Athletics past Royals, 11-3

    Lester leads Athletics past Royals, 11-3

    Jon Lester pitched six strong innings and Josh Donaldson homered twice and drove in four runs as the Oakland Athletics beat Kansas City 11-3 Tuesday night, snapping the Royals' eight-game losing streak.
    Jon Lester pitched six strong innings and Josh Donaldson homered twice and drove in four runs as the Oakland Athletics beat Kansas City 11-3 Tuesday night, snapping the Royals' eight-game losing streak.
  • Marlins beat Wainwright and Cardinals, 3-0

    Marlins beat Wainwright and Cardinals, 3-0

    Jarred Cosart pitched seven innings in a duel with Adam Wainwright to earn his first victory for the Miami Marlins, who beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 Tuesday.
    Jarred Cosart pitched seven innings in a duel with Adam Wainwright to earn his first victory for the Miami Marlins, who beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 Tuesday.
  • Royals place LHP Downs on 15-day DL

    Royals place LHP Downs on 15-day DL

    The Kansas City Royals placed left-hander Scott Downs on the 15-day disabled Tuesday with a stiff neck.
    The Kansas City Royals placed left-hander Scott Downs on the 15-day disabled Tuesday with a stiff neck.
  • Schools invest millions preparing for SEC Network

    Schools invest millions preparing for SEC Network

    By DAVID BRANDT and STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writers The Southeastern Conference's new network debuts Thursday, promising more than 1,000 live events this year and a reach that includes most...
    By DAVID BRANDT and STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writers The Southeastern Conference's new network debuts Thursday, promising more than 1,000 live events this year and a reach that includes most major...
  • Chiefs finally building up depth at wide receiver

    Chiefs finally building up depth at wide receiver

    The past few years in Kansas City, it's been Dwayne Bowe and everyone else at wide receiver.
    The past few years in Kansas City, it's been Dwayne Bowe and everyone else at wide receiver.
  • Chiefs' Eric Berry leaves practice with heel pain

    Chiefs' Eric Berry leaves practice with heel pain

    Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry left the Chiefs' practice for the second time this training camp on Tuesday as he continues to be bothered by tendinitis in his right heel.
    Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry left the Chiefs' practice for the second time this training camp on Tuesday as he continues to be bothered by tendinitis in his right heel.
  • First-place Royals? Better start to believe it

    First-place Royals? Better start to believe it

    When the Royals rolled out of bed Tuesday morning and glanced at the standings, they saw something that hadn't been the case since many of them were in junior high school.
    When the Royals rolled out of bed Tuesday morning and glanced at the standings, they saw something that hadn't been the case since many of them were in junior high school.
  • Missouri underrated coming off 12-win year

    Missouri underrated coming off 12-win year

    It's a new year and the same old story at Missouri, coming off a 12-win season and once again lightly-regarded. Time to show 'em all - again.
    It's a new year and the same old story at Missouri, coming off a 12-win season and once again lightly-regarded. Time to show 'em all - again.
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    Giancarlo Stanton hit two home runs and made a spectacular diving catch in right field to help the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Monday night.
    Giancarlo Stanton hit two home runs and made a spectacular diving catch in right field to help the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Monday night.
  • Royals win 8th in row, top A's, take Central lead

    Royals win 8th in row, top A's, take Central lead

    The Kansas City Royals won their eighth straight game and took over the AL Central lead Monday night when Yordano Ventura outdueled Sonny Gray during a 3-2 win over Oakland Athletics.
    The Kansas City Royals won their eighth straight game and took over the AL Central lead Monday night when Yordano Ventura outdueled Sonny Gray during a 3-2 win over Oakland Athletics.
  • Stanton powers Marlins past Cardinals in 6-5 win

    Stanton powers Marlins past Cardinals in 6-5 win

    Giancarlo Stanton hit two home runs and made a spectacular diving catch in right field to help the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Monday night.
    Giancarlo Stanton hit two home runs and made a spectacular diving catch in right field to help the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Monday night.
  • Chiefs' Charles relishes chance to lay the lumber

    Chiefs' Charles relishes chance to lay the lumber

    Jamaal Charles is known for his speed and skill. He'd like to be known for his ability to lay the lumber, too.
    Jamaal Charles is known for his speed and skill. He'd like to be known for his ability to lay the lumber, too.
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    Rookie Kolten Wong had four hits and scored twice, Peter Bourjos homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
    Rookie Kolten Wong had four hits and scored twice, Peter Bourjos homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
  • US under-18 women win FIBA Americas title

    US under-18 women win FIBA Americas title

    A'ja Wilson led the U.S. under-18 women to the FIBA Americas title, scoring 25 points in 21 minutes in a 104-74 victory over Canada on Saturday night.
    A'ja Wilson led the U.S. under-18 women to the FIBA Americas title, scoring 25 points in 21 minutes in a 104-74 victory over Canada on Saturday night.
  • Gordon, Perez homer, Royals beat Giants 7-4

    Gordon, Perez homer, Royals beat Giants 7-4

    Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each homered and Danny Duffy pitched into the seventh inning as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-4 Sunday to extend their winning streak to seven games.
    Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each homered and Danny Duffy pitched into the seventh inning as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-4 Sunday to extend their winning streak to seven games.
  • Cameron Percy wins Web.Com Tour event

    Cameron Percy wins Web.Com Tour event

    Australia's Cameron Percy won his first Web.Com Tour title Sunday, birdieing the final two holes for a one-stroke victory over four players in the Price Cutter Charity Championship.
    Australia's Cameron Percy won his first Web.Com Tour title Sunday, birdieing the final two holes for a one-stroke victory over four players in the Price Cutter Charity Championship.
  • Cardinals beat Orioles 8-3 to avoid sweep

    Cardinals beat Orioles 8-3 to avoid sweep

    Rookie Kolten Wong had four hits and scored twice, Peter Bourjos homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
    Rookie Kolten Wong had four hits and scored twice, Peter Bourjos homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
  • Gaines plays well in first preseason game for Rams

    Gaines plays well in first preseason game for Rams

    E.J. Gaines had expected to hear his name called in the NFL draft long before the St. Louis Rams finally selected him in the sixth round. That frustration from months ago started to fade away once his name was...
    E.J. Gaines had expected to hear his name called in the NFL draft long before the St. Louis Rams finally selected him in the sixth round. That frustration from months ago started to fade away once his name was being called...
  • Giants recall 1B Duvall from Triple-A Fresno

    Giants recall 1B Duvall from Triple-A Fresno

    The San Francisco Giants have recalled first baseman Adam Duvall and put him in the starting lineup for their series finale at the Kansas City Royals.
    The San Francisco Giants have recalled first baseman Adam Duvall and put him in the starting lineup for their series finale at the Kansas City Royals.
  • Royals win 6th straight, 5-0 over Giants

    Royals win 6th straight, 5-0 over Giants

    James Shields threw a four-hitter and Alex Gordon homered as the Kansas City Royals won their sixth straight, beating the San Francisco Giants 5-0 on Saturday night.
    James Shields threw a four-hitter and Alex Gordon homered as the Kansas City Royals won their sixth straight, beating the San Francisco Giants 5-0 on Saturday night.
  • Fisher: Bradford expected to play vs. Packers

    Fisher: Bradford expected to play vs. Packers

    St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher expects Sam Bradford to play in next week's preseason game against the Green Bay Packers, the quarterback's first time facing competition since he injured his left knee last...
    St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher expects Sam Bradford to play in next week's preseason game against the Green Bay Packers, the quarterback's first time facing competition since he injured his left knee last October.
  • Orioles hit 3 HRs in 10-3 rout of Cardinals

    Orioles hit 3 HRs in 10-3 rout of Cardinals

    Caleb Joseph homered in his fifth consecutive game, Nelson Cruz hit his 30th and Delmon Young also went deep as the Batlimore Orioles beat John Lackey and the St. Louis Cardinals 10-3 Saturday.
    Caleb Joseph homered in his fifth consecutive game, Nelson Cruz hit his 30th and Delmon Young also went deep as the Batlimore Orioles beat John Lackey and the St. Louis Cardinals 10-3 Saturday.
  • Chiefs' Kelce finally shows glimpse of potential

    Chiefs' Kelce finally shows glimpse of potential

    As tight end Travis Kelce walked down the hill and onto the practice fields at Missouri Western, the crowd that turned up at sunrise for Saturday's practice gave him a round of applause.
    As tight end Travis Kelce walked down the hill and onto the practice fields at Missouri Western, the crowd that turned up at sunrise for Saturday's practice gave him a round of applause.
  • US under-18 women beat Canada 107-76

    US under-18 women beat Canada 107-76

    Napheesa Collier had 22 points and 10 rebounds and the U.S. women's team beat Canada 107-76 on Friday night in the FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship to finish pool play 3-0.
    Napheesa Collier had 22 points and 10 rebounds and the U.S. women's team beat Canada 107-76 on Friday night in the FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship to finish pool play 3-0.
  • Saints beat Rams 26-24

    Saints beat Rams 26-24

    Mark Ingram had eight carries for 83 yards and a 22-yard touchdown in the first half and the New Orleans Saints won their preseason opener without Drew Brees, beating the St. Louis Rams 26-24 on Friday night.
    Mark Ingram had eight carries for 83 yards and a 22-yard touchdown in the first half and the New Orleans Saints won their preseason opener without Drew Brees, beating the St. Louis Rams 26-24 on Friday night.
  • Butler, Royals win 5th straight, 4-2 over Giants

    Butler, Royals win 5th straight, 4-2 over Giants

    Billy Butler homered and drove in three runs and outfielder Nori Aoki threw out to runners in the same innings as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 Friday night for their fifth straight victory.
    Billy Butler homered and drove in three runs and outfielder Nori Aoki threw out to runners in the same innings as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 Friday night for their fifth straight victory.
  • Orioles hit 6 HRs in 12-2 rout of Cardinals

    Orioles hit 6 HRs in 12-2 rout of Cardinals

    J.J. Hardy hit two of Baltimore's season-high six home runs, and the Orioles cruised past the St. Louis Cardinals 12-2 Friday night to move a season-high 17 games over .500.
    J.J. Hardy hit two of Baltimore's season-high six home runs, and the Orioles cruised past the St. Louis Cardinals 12-2 Friday night to move a season-high 17 games over .500.
  • Giants' Belt back on concussion list

    Giants' Belt back on concussion list

    The San Francisco Giants placed first baseman Brandon Belt back on the seven-day concussion list Friday.
    The San Francisco Giants placed first baseman Brandon Belt back on the seven-day concussion list Friday.
  • Cardinals RHP Motte placed on disabled list

    Cardinals RHP Motte placed on disabled list

    The St. Louis Cardinals have placed right-handed reliever Jason Motte on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back sprain.
    The St. Louis Cardinals have placed right-handed reliever Jason Motte on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back sprain.
  • Chiefs unsteady, uneven in preseason opener

    Chiefs unsteady, uneven in preseason opener

    Depending on which part of the Chiefs' preseason opener Andy Reid chose to watch, he could have come away thrilled about the prospects for the upcoming season or deeply depressed.
    Depending on which part of the Chiefs' preseason opener Andy Reid chose to watch, he could have come away thrilled about the prospects for the upcoming season or deeply depressed.
  • Latest Mid-America sports

    Latest Mid-America sports

    Jeremy Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game this season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 on Thursday night for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks.
    Jeremy Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game this season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 on Thursday night for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks.
  • Guthrie pitches CG, KC completes sweep of D-Backs

    Guthrie pitches CG, KC completes sweep of D-Backs

    Jeremy Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game this season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 on Thursday night for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks.
    Jeremy Guthrie retired the final 19 batters in Kansas City's first complete game this season, and the Royals beat Arizona 6-2 on Thursday night for a three-game interleague sweep of the Diamondbacks.
  • Chiefs beat Bengals 41-39 in preseason opener

    Chiefs beat Bengals 41-39 in preseason opener

    Sean Smith and Malcolm Bronson returned interceptions for touchdowns, De'Anthony Thomas brought back a punt 80 yards for another score and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Cincinnati Bengals 41-39 in their...
    Sean Smith and Malcolm Bronson returned interceptions for touchdowns, De'Anthony Thomas brought back a punt 80 yards for another score and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Cincinnati Bengals 41-39 in their preseason...
  • Rams coordinator Gregg Williams faces old team

    Rams coordinator Gregg Williams faces old team

    Alec Ogletree ended fellow linebacker James Laurinaitis' four-year run as the St. Louis Rams' leading tackler in his rookie season.
    Alec Ogletree ended fellow linebacker James Laurinaitis' four-year run as the St. Louis Rams' leading tackler in his rookie season.
  • Latest Mid-America sports

    Latest Mid-America sports

    Xander Bogaerts drove in both runs, including a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Wednesday night.
    Xander Bogaerts drove in both runs, including a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Wednesday night.
  • Royals beat D-backs 4-3 for another series win

    Royals beat D-backs 4-3 for another series win

    Mike Moustakas homered and drove in four runs, Yordano Ventura pitched six solid innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 Wednesday night to win their fifth straight series.
    Mike Moustakas homered and drove in four runs, Yordano Ventura pitched six solid innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3 Wednesday night to win their fifth straight series.
  • Red Sox edge Cardinals 2-1

    Red Sox edge Cardinals 2-1

    Xander Bogaerts drove in both runs, including a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Wednesday night.
    Xander Bogaerts drove in both runs, including a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Wednesday night.
  • US under-18 girls rout Mexico 104-55

    US under-18 girls rout Mexico 104-55

    Jessica Shepard and Brianna Turner each scored 16 points to help the United States beat Mexico 104-55 on Wednesday night in its first game in the FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship.
    Jessica Shepard and Brianna Turner each scored 16 points to help the United States beat Mexico 104-55 on Wednesday night in its first game in the FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship.
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