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Royals C Perez ends game with pickoff, KC beats Angels 3-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals catcher Salvador Perez picked David Fletcher off third with the bases loaded for the final out in the ninth inning, helping the Kansas City Royals beat Shohei Ohtani and the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 Tuesday night. Danny Duffy pitched one-run ball over six ...

Preps notebook: LHS baseball snaps skid with 8-3 win over Olathe North

Thanks to a five-run outburst in the bottom of the sixth, Lawrence High’s baseball team grabbed a 8-3 win over Olathe North Tuesday night at LHS. It was enough to help the Lions snap a three-game skid. With the score tied at 3-3, Lawrence (6-4) got the sixth inning started with a leadoff ...

Kansas baseball earns 13-3 win over Air Force

The Kansas baseball team needed just eight innings to record a 13-3 win over Air Force Tuesday afternoon at Hoglund Ballpark. Jack Wagner hit a two-run homer to reach the 10-run rule, which ended the game after eight innings. Tavian Josenberger led the offense once again, going 3-for-4 with ...

Kansas softball upsets No. 18 Missouri in 4-3 win

Behind an all-around team effort, the Kansas softball team earned a 4-3 upset victory over No. 18 Missouri Tuesday night inside the Mizzou Softball Stadium. Ashlyn Anderson crushed a solo homer to lead the offense. Sydnee Ramsey recorded a pair of hits and one RBI. Macy Omli also drove in a ...

Free State tennis secures 8-1 win over Lawrence High in City Showdown

In a way, the No. 1 doubles match between Free State and Lawrence High boys tennis was symbolic of Tuesday’s City Showdown at LHS. Free State’s doubles tandem of George Thornton and Ben Melvin have practiced with Lawrence High’s duo of Drew Dean and Cuyler Dunn for several years now. So, ...

Ohtani’s 3 RBIs Trout’s HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani had three hits and three RBIs, and Mike Trout hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Angels over the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Monday night. Ohtani hit a two-run double off Scott Barlow in the seventh for a 6-3 lead. The ball came off the bat at ...

Ex-Chiefs assistant Britt Reid charged with DWI after crash

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid was charged Monday with driving while intoxicated resulting in serious physical injury after a crash that left a young girl critically injured. The Jackson County prosecutor's office said Reid's blood alcohol content ...