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Eric Berry out a couple of days with heel injury, Sanders Commi…

Eric Berry out a couple of days with heel injury, Sanders Commings fractured his fibula

profootballtalk.com Updated 5 hours ago
The Chiefs got good news and bad news on the two safeties that were injured during practice this week. Coach Andy Reid said that Eric Berry injured his right ankle on Thursday, but the team updated that on Friday. Herbie Teope of the Associated Press re…
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  • Preseason opener a big test for Fisher

    Preseason opener a big test for Fisher

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs have an extensive list of players they’re particularly eager to evaluate in next Thursday night’s preseason opener against the Cincinnati Bengals at Arrowhead Stadium. I’ll be examining many of those names in up…
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  • Chiefs Camp Report: Day 9

    Chiefs Camp Report: Day 9

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Kansas City Chiefs training camp at Missouri Western State University: " Injuries may eventually help the Chiefs thin their crowd at wide receiver. Veteran Kyle Williams was the late…
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  • Armless man throws out first pitch at Royals game (Video)

    Armless man throws out first pitch at Royals game (Video)

    yahoo.com 15 hours ago
    Never let it be said that a man without arms can't throw out a ceremonial first pitch at a baseball game. Tom Willis has proven that to be false, time and time again. Willis, a motivational speaker, who was born without arms, tossed out the first pitch …
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  • Hosmer to miss three to six weeks with hand fracture

    Hosmer to miss three to six weeks with hand fracture

    MLB.com ESPN.com 17 hours ago
    The Royals' postseason chances took a severe hit Thursday night when Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer was expected to be out three to six weeks because of a non-displaced fracture of the right hand.
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  • Escobar, Ventura Lead Royals Past Twins, 6-3

    Escobar, Ventura Lead Royals Past Twins, 6-3

    nytimes.com MLB.com 19 hours ago
    The Kansas City Royals' clubhouse mood was somber after a 6-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins.
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  • Royals don't find good fits at Trade Deadline

    Royals don't find good fits at Trade Deadline

    MLB.com 21 hours ago
    Dead quiet at the Trade Deadline. That was the Royals on Thursday as deals popped across the land but not in Cowtown. "There weren't any players that we could get our hands on that would be upgrades over what we have," general manager Dayton M…
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  • Phil Hughes tries to glove phantom liner up the middle on doubl…

    Phil Hughes tries to glove phantom liner up the middle on double to left center

    yahoo.com 24 hours ago
    Right-hander Phil Hughes of the Minnesota Twins evidently saw something nobody else at Kauffman Stadium did Wednesday night. As slugger Salvador Perez of the Kansas City Royals took a big swing and pulled a pitch to left-center for a double, Hughes reac…
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  • Steve Gregory signs with Chiefs

    Steve Gregory signs with Chiefs

    profootballtalk.com Jul 31 (yesterday)
    The Chiefs have a couple of safeties on the injured list right now, which may have helped them decide to add some depth at the position. Agent David Canter announced on Thursday that his client Steve Gregory has signed with the Chiefs for the coming sea…
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  • Eric Berry forced from Chiefs practice with ankle injury

    Eric Berry forced from Chiefs practice with ankle injury

    profootballtalk.com Jul 31 (yesterday)
    Injuries are starting to mount in the Chiefs secondary. Three defensive backs are dealing with injuries at the moment, including safety Eric Berry. Berry had to leave Thursday morning’s practice after suffering an injury to his lower right leg during th…
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  • Perez Helps Royals Struggle to 3-2 Win Over Twins

    Perez Helps Royals Struggle to 3-2 Win Over Twins

    nytimes.com Jul 30 (yesterday)
    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.
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  • Murray remains at back of Chiefs' QB line

    Murray remains at back of Chiefs' QB line

    ESPN.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- Quarterback Aaron Murray has come a long way since joining the Kansas City Chiefs in May as a fifth-round draft pick. "So much farther along," Murray said. "Just to be able to get in the huddle and be able to confidentl…
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  • Alex Smith will end contract talks if they’re a distraction

    Alex Smith will end contract talks if they’re a distraction

    profootballtalk.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)
    The Chiefs and quarterback Alex Smith apparently haven’t gotten anywhere on a new contract, and Smith said Wednesday there will come a point when they’ll stop trying. “You’re getting to the point where either way, you want it to stop being a distraction…
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  • Chiefs Camp Report: Day 7

    Chiefs Camp Report: Day 7

    ESPN.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Kansas City Chiefs training camp at Missouri Western State University: Rookie De'Anthony Thomas had perhaps his best practice at training camp so far. Thomas lines up as a running back or…
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  • Gibson bounces back from back issue, beats Royals

    Gibson bounces back from back issue, beats Royals

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 30 (3 days ago)
    Kyle Gibson came back strong in his return from missing a start with lower back stiffness as the right-hander tossed seven scoreless innings to lead the Twins to a 2-1 win over the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.
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  • Twins lose challenge, Gardy gets ejected

    Twins lose challenge, Gardy gets ejected

    MLB.com Jul 29 (3 days ago)
    Twins manager Ron Gardenhire unsuccessfully challenged a play in the third inning of Tuesday's game against the Royals and was ejected by home-plate umpire Ted Barrett for arguing the call after the review.
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  • Royals' Hosmer in lineup; Vargas improving

    Royals' Hosmer in lineup; Vargas improving

    ESPN.com Jul 29 (3 days ago)
    Left-hander Jason Vargas peered toward the plate, wound up and delivered a fastball with total confidence, and Eric Hosmer took a massive cut with just as much certainty in his swing.
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  • Negatives from first week of Chiefs camp

    Negatives from first week of Chiefs camp

    ESPN.com Jul 29 (3 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs resume training camp at Missouri Western State University on Wednesday after taking a one-day break. While they’re off, we’re looking back at the first week of camp. Earlier, we examined some of the camp’s posit…
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  • Royals acquire Kratz, Hendriks from Blue Jays

    Royals acquire Kratz, Hendriks from Blue Jays

    MLB.com ESPN.com Jul 28 (4 days ago)
    The Royals have a new backup catcher in veteran Erik Kratz and perhaps Mike Moustakas' platooning days are behind him.
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  • Roundup: Loney Helps Rays Defeat the Brewers

    Roundup: Loney Helps Rays Defeat the Brewers

    nytimes.com Jul 28 (4 days ago)
    Ervin Santana kept the Padres off balance with his slider, and Evan Gattis gave him the support he needed with a homer in the seventh as the Braves won their third in a row.
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  • Chiefs' return game appears in good hands

    Chiefs' return game appears in good hands

    ESPN.com Jul 28 (4 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Dave Toub has been fortunate to work with some great return specialists in his years as a special-teams coach. Toub has another such candidate this year in Chiefs rookie De’Anthony Thomas. Thomas is fast and quick but has more going fo…
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  • Video - Kansas City Chiefs quarterback skeet shooting challenge 00:22

    Kansas City Chiefs quarterback skeet shooting challenge

    Aug 1
    The Kansas City Chiefs quarterbacks take their shot at a medicine ball skeet shooting challenge.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Running Back Holdouts 01:00

    Inside The Huddle: Running Back Holdouts

    Jul 31
    Major veteran running back holdouts have proven costly to performance upon their return to play.
  • Video - Trade Deadline Breakdown 01:37

    Trade Deadline Breakdown

    Jul 31
    The Baseball Tonight crew breaks down the trades made by the A's and the Tigers.
  • Video - Royals Battle Past Twins 01:06

    Royals Battle Past Twins

    Jul 31
    The Royals scored four runs in the seventh en route to a 6-3 win over the Twins.

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