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Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas left Saturday's 3-2 win over the Cardinals prior to the bottom of the fifth inning and was replaced by Christian Colon. Club officials indicated that Moustakas exited with a left clavicle contusion and is considered d…Share Tweet
Gordon's HR aids Royals in rain-shortened I-70 clashMLB.com 5 hours agoAlex Gordon drilled a two-run homer and Edinson Volquez went six strong innings for the Royals in a 3-2 win over the Cardinals on Saturday in a rain-shortened game that ended after 5 1/2 innings. St. Louis starter John Lackey went five innings in the lo…Share Tweet
For Hitters in Baseball, Facing a Shift Can Mean an Adjustment, or Notnytimes.com 14 hours agoTwo successful, if starkly different, approaches have been taken this season by Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira and Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 23 (yesterday)Take a moment of your time to marvel at the latest defensive wizardry exhibited by Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar. Escobar, who much like Atlanta Braves Gold Glove winner Andrelton Simmons is quickly building a reputation for his defensive…Share Tweet
Morales Homers Twice, Drives in 5 Runs in Royals' Victorynytimes.com May 22 (yesterday)Kendrys Morales hit two home runs and had five RBIs, Chris Young gave up six hits in six innings and the Kansas City Royals defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 Friday night.Share Tweet
Kendrys' homers help deck Cardinals in I-70 clashMLB.com May 22 (yesterday)Kendrys Morales belted a pair of homers and logged five RBIs, while starter Chris Young fired six shutout innings for the Royals in a 5-0 win over the Cardinals on Friday night in the I-70 Series opener at Kauffman Stadium. St. Louis starter Lance Lynn …Share Tweet
Duffy's start pushed back due to stiff shoulderMLB.com May 22 (yesterday)Royals lefty Danny Duffy will be skipped in the rotation on Saturday after discovering some stiffness in his shoulder while warming up for a bullpen session on Thursday. He is now slated to start Tuesday against the Yankees.Share Tweet
Chiefs sign tight end Ryan Taylorprofootballtalk.com May 22 (yesterday)The Chiefs have added another tight end to the mix. The NFL’s daily transaction report brings word that Kansas City has signed veteran Ryan Taylor to their roster. Taylor was released by the Dolphins earlier this month. Taylor entered the league as a 20…Share TweetESPN.com May 21 (3 days ago)Kansas City Chiefs rank 172nd in ESPN salary surveyShare Tweet
Guthrie Throws 6 Scoreless Innings; Royals Top Reds 7-1nytimes.com May 20 (3 days ago)Jeremy Guthrie pitched six shutout innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Wednesday night.Share Tweet
Royals force changing of the guard in CentralMLB.com May 20 (4 days ago)The Royals are the team to beat. They're no longer the surprising team with the athletic lineup and powerful bullpen. Until further notice, the conversation should be whether the Tigers can find a way to take them down, not the other way around.Share Tweet
Ventura, 2 Relievers Shut Out Reds, 3-0nytimes.com May 19 (4 days ago)Yordano Ventura, Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis combined on a four-hitter and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 on Tuesday night.Share Tweet
Rangers ink extension with Spring Training homeThe Rangers and the Royals have agreed to a seven-year contract extension with the city of Surprise, Ariz., in exchange for approximately $21.9 million of improvements in the Spring Training facility they have shared since 2003.Share Tweet
Rios takes BP, nearing rehab assignmentRoyals manager Ned Yost indicated that outfielder Aex Rios, on the disabled list since April 14 due to a fractured hand, could go out on a rehab assignment within 7-10 days.Share Tweet
Chiefs sign rookie tailback Keshawn Hill, three othersprofootballtalk.com May 19 (4 days ago)The Chiefs made a handful of roster changes Tuesday, announcing the signing of four players and the waiving three others. Three undrafted rookies were added: Sam Houston tailback Keshawn Hill, Colorado center Daniel Munyer and South Alabama offensive gu…Share Tweet
Furcal retires, thanks Royals for opportunityFourteen-year Major League veteran Rafael Furcal, who was most recently in the Royals' Minor League system, retired Tuesday.Share Tweet
Chiefs to practice without Marcus Peters, Steven Nelson for nowESPN.com May 19 (5 days ago)Chiefs to practice without Marcus Peters, Steven Nelson for nowShare Tweet
Andy Reid: Chiefs may go to camp with three healthy quarterbacksESPN.com May 18 (5 days ago)Andy Reid: Chiefs may go to camp with three healthy quarterbacksShare TweetAthleticism can run in a family. Just ask Steven Borden Jr., a tight end trying out for the Kansas City Chiefs. Borden Jr., who played collegiately at Kentucky, is the son of Steven Borden Sr. If the name isn’t ringing any bells, just watch this: That’s…Share Tweet
Price seeking consistency from rotationMLB.com May 18 (5 days ago)It was certainly a bad weekend for a Reds rotation that was pummeled for three straight losses in the four-game series vs. the Giants. Monday's off-day was certainly welcomed as much as the knowledge ace Johnny Cueto is pitching Tuesday against the Roya…Share TweetRight-hander Edinson Volquez tossed seven shutout innings and Salvador Perez homered and drove in two runs as the Royals stymied the Yankees, 6-0, on Sunday, taking two of three in the series at Kauffman Stadium.Share Tweet
Chiefs' Mitch Morse wastes no time trying to adjust back to centerESPN.com May 17 (7 days ago)Chiefs' Mitch Morse wastes no time trying to adjust back to centerShare Tweet
Playing through a tough injuryMay 21In reaction to J.J. Watt sharing a picture of his large thigh bruise, Herm Edwards and Tedy Bruschi recount the worst injury they ever saw a player play through in the NFL.
How do the Chiefs shake out at receiver?May 16ESPN Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher talks about the many decisions the team has to make regarding wide receiver.
Chiefs get first look at rookiesMay 8Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher talks about Kansas City's rookie camp, which opens Friday.
QB Pryor cut loose by ChiefsMay 5Tim Hasselbeck discusses whether athletic quarterbacks like Terrelle Pryor would benefit from playing out their college eligibility before moving on to the NFL.
2015 NBA playoffs - Golden State Warriors learning what it takes to be cha…May 21Steve Kerr is trying to impress upon his inexperienced Warriors just how hard the playoffs can be, without them actually proving it by adding to the degree of difficulty.
NBA Playoffs 2015 - Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets going small …May 21The Western Conference finals are downsizing. And while Houston has no problem going small, it might be playing right into Golden State's hand.
What About Frank Clark?May 20What About Frank Clark?