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Gordon’s walk-off HR lifts Royals to 2-1 win
August 27, 2014
Alcides Escobar led off with a blooper to shallow right for a single, and Alex Gordon swatted the second pitch he saw over the right-field wall to give the AL Central-leading Royals a dramatic 2-1 victory over Minnesota — and help them avoid their first three-game skid since mid-July.
’Wolves welcome Wiggins
August 27, 2014
Andrew Wiggins is definitely feeling appreciated following his trade from Cleveland. By Gary Bedore
Chiefs’ Smith plays down contract status
August 27, 2014
Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith said Tuesday that he has not given any thought to breaking off negotiations on a long-term contract, though that remains a possibility with the start of the regular season just over a week away.
Ventura to miss one start
August 27, 2014
The Royals are skipping right-hander Yordano Ventura’s next turn in the rotation to rest his sore back, clearing the way for Liam Hendriks to make his first start for the club since arriving in a trade from Toronto.
Chiefs release three
August 27, 2014
The Kansas City Chiefs waived offensive tackle Ryan McKee and defensive backs Kevin Rutland and Damond Smith on Tuesday to reach the 75-man roster limit.
Hosmer cleared to swing
August 26, 2014
Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer has been cleared to begin swinging a bat after missing the past month because of a stress fracture in his right hand.
Chiefs waive 11
August 26, 2014
The Kansas City Chiefs have waived 11 players and placed safety Sanders Commings on injured reserve as they pare down their roster before the first deadline.
Two injured Chiefs return
August 26, 2014
Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles and safety Eric Berry have returned to practice after dealing with injuries.
Yanks spank Royals, 8-1
August 26, 2014
Michael Pineda wound up pitching into the seventh inning Monday night to win for the first time since April 16, helping New York beat the Kansas City Royals 8-1 for its fifth straight win.
Chiefs offense ‘not good enough’
August 25, 2014
The Chiefs are not expected to play their starters much on Thursday night in Green Bay — if they play at all. And that means they might not step on the field having scored a touchdown when they open the regular season Sept. 7 against Tennessee.
Royals miss out on sweep
August 25, 2014
The Royals are headed home with a two-game lead over Detroit in the AL Central, even after a 3-1 loss Sunday to the Texas Rangers.
Wiggins trade to ’Wolves official
August 23, 2014
As long rumored and reported, former Kansas University guard Andrew Wiggins will begin his NBA career with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
United blanks Sporting KC
August 23, 2014
D.C. United shocked Sporting Kansas City with three first-half goals in an eight-minute span for a 3-0 victory on Saturday night in a matchup of the top teams in the MLS Eastern Conference.
Guthrie baffles Rangers in Royals’ 6-3 victory
August 23, 2014
Jeremy Guthrie gave up a home run on his first pitch and not much else, pitching the Kansas City Royals past the Texas Rangers, 6-3, Saturday night for their 24th win in 30 games.
Cassel lifts Vikings past Chiefs
August 23, 2014
Matt Cassel made a winning return to Arrowhead Stadium, even if it was just a preseason game.

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