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Analysts see Chiefs drafting wide receiver with first pick

Analysts see Chiefs drafting wide receiver with first pick

kansascity.com Updated 1 hour ago
It seems more and more draft analysts these days are predicting the Chiefs will take a receiver in the first round of the NFL Draft, and really, that makes a lot of sense to NFL.com's Daniel Jeremiah.
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  • Yost challenges, gets call overturned vs. Astros

    Yost challenges, gets call overturned vs. Astros

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    The Kansas City Royals, who lost a replay challenge to Houston manager Bo Porter Wednesday night, won one Thursday night.
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  • Homer by Moustakas Lifts Royals Over Astros 6-4

    Homer by Moustakas Lifts Royals Over Astros 6-4

    nytimes.com 23 hours ago
    Mike Moustakas homered in the 11th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night.
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  • Astros GM gives away free tickets on Twitter ahead of George Sp…

    Astros GM gives away free tickets on Twitter ahead of George Springer's debut

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    Wednesday night's battle against the Kansas City Royals may prove to be the most anticipated game of the season for the Houston Astros. That's because top prospect George Springer finally got the call he's been waiting for since the Astros selected him …
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  • Dwayne Bowe pays fine, resolves case stemming from pot arrest

    Dwayne Bowe pays fine, resolves case stemming from pot arrest

    Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe, who was arrested in November for marijuana possession, has paid a fine and pleaded guilty to amended charges to resolve the matter. Bowe pleaded guilty today to defective equipment and littering and paid $610 in fines. “Like…
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  • George Brett and Lorde finally meet

    George Brett and Lorde finally meet

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    She could never be Royal. He couldn't possibly be any more Royal. Finally, pop icons from different generations, connected by a picture of a man wearing a Kansas City Royals jersey almost 40 years ago, have met in person. International recording artist …
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  • Royals Down Astros 4-2

    Royals Down Astros 4-2

    nytimes.com Apr 15 (yesterday)
    Rookie Yordano Ventura threw seven solid innings for first major league win to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
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  • Duffy making quick adjustment to role in 'pen

    Duffy making quick adjustment to role in 'pen

    MLB.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)
    What took place on Saturday at Target Field wasn't in the Royals' blueprint -- at least the latest revision -- for the 2014 season. Left-hander Danny Duffy wasn't supposed to pitch in relief.
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  • Don't just stand there: Mike Moustakas's mental error at plate …

    Don't just stand there: Mike Moustakas's mental error at plate ends game

    yahoo.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)
    Your browser does not support iframes. The Kansas City Royals made two critical mental mistakes against the Minnesota Twins in the late innings Sunday, and the brain lock suffered by Mike Moustakas for the game's final out was one of the biggest puzzler…
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  • The Star's NFL mock draft 2.0

    The Star's NFL mock draft 2.0

    kansascity.com Apr 13 (4 days ago)
    The 2014 NFL Draft will take place May 8-10. Here is The Star's second projection of the first round. You can find the first version here.
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  • Twins capitalize on error to earn sweep of KC

    Twins capitalize on error to earn sweep of KC

    MLB.com Apr 13 (4 days ago)
    Kevin Correia cruised through seven scoreless frames, but Josmil Pinto belted a two-run go-ahead homer before the Twins rallied with two in the eighth on a Royals error for a 4-3 win on Sunday.
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  • Time is right for Chiefs to trade Eric Berry

    Time is right for Chiefs to trade Eric Berry

    kansascity.com Apr 12 (5 days ago)
    The Chiefs should trade Eric Berry. There, let that sit for a moment. The NFL is a cold business, and sometimes the truth hurts, so let's just get into it. There is no room for sentimental value here.
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  • Mauer Homers, Nolasco Pitches Twins Past Royals

    Mauer Homers, Nolasco Pitches Twins Past Royals

    nytimes.com Apr 12 (5 days ago)
    Joe Mauer hit his first home run of the season and free-agent acquisition Ricky Nolasco earned his first win for the Minnesota Twins in a 7-1 victory Saturday over the Kansas City Royals.
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  • Duffy promoted to give length to Royals' bullpen

    Duffy promoted to give length to Royals' bullpen

    MLB.com Apr 12 (5 days ago)
    Danny Duffy's latest turnabout came on Saturday when he rushed to Target Field and joined the Royals' pitching staff in time for the afternoon game against the Twins. He was recalled from Triple-A Omaha and second baseman Johnny Giavotella was optioned …
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  • Royals welcome back Infante against Twins

    Royals welcome back Infante against Twins

    MLB.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)
    Omar Infante got through batting practice all right and was in the Royals' starting lineup against the Twins on Friday night. Infante returned after missing just two games after being struck in the face by a pitch on Monday night by Tampa Bay's Heath Be…
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  • Twins hoping to get Willingham back vs. KC

    Twins hoping to get Willingham back vs. KC

    MLB.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)
    Left fielder Josh Willingham once again was out of the starting lineup for Friday's series opener against the Royals. He missed his fourth game after getting drilled on the left wrist on Sunday by a Justin Masterson pitch.
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  • Chiefs should be happy with this draft

    Chiefs should be happy with this draft

    ESPN.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)
    For those with ESPN Insider access, Steve Muench has some suggestions for the Kansas City Chiefs and their three top picks in this year's draft. Muench suggests Indiana wide receiver Cody Latimer for the Chiefs in the first round. They have no more pres…
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  • Dwayne Bowe's attorney files motion to suppress evidence in mar…

    Dwayne Bowe's attorney files motion to suppress evidence in marijuana case

    kansascity.com Apr 11 (6 days ago)
    An attorney for Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe filed a motion Friday to suppress evidence related to Bowe's arrest in November for allegedly speeding and possessing more than 10 grams of marijuana.
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  • Mel Kiper talks return specialists

    Mel Kiper talks return specialists

    ESPN.com Apr 11 (7 days ago)
    After losing Dexter McCluster and Quintin Demps to free agency, look for the Kansas City Chiefs to draft at least one player with kickoff and punt return skills. The Chiefs had one of the best return games in the league last season, but only Knile Davis…
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  • Defense central: Talented Cain a go-getter in outfield

    Defense central: Talented Cain a go-getter in outfield

    MLB.com Apr 10
    Lorenzo Cain is a center fielder par excellence, a far-ranging wizard on a Royals team known for its defensive wizardry. "I had to work at it. God gave me the gift to be able to run down balls the way I do and to track balls -- and definitely gave …
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  • Video - Springer Makes Debut In Astros Loss 00:43

    Springer Makes Debut In Astros Loss

    Apr 16
    George Springer recorded his first MLB hit in the Astros' 6-4 loss to the Royals in 11 innings.
  • Video - Royals Snap Skid 00:43

    Royals Snap Skid

    Apr 15
    The Royals broke a three-game losing streak by defeating the Astros 4-2.
  • Video - King Felix vs. Yu Darvish 01:22

    King Felix vs. Yu Darvish

    Apr 14
    Manny Acta discusses Wednesday's pitching matchup between Felix Hernandez and Yu Darvish and thinks you should pick up Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, who has two starts this week.
  • Video - Twins Win On Error 00:30

    Twins Win On Error

    Apr 13
    Pedro Florimon and Brian Dozier scored on a throwing error by pitcher Wade Davis and the Twins rallied for a 4-3 win over the Royals.

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