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Kelenic 2 HRs off newcomer Heasley, Mariners beat Royals 6-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Seattle rookie Jarred Kelenic spoiled the major league debut of pitcher Jonathan Heasley by hitting a pair of two-run homers that sent the Mariners over the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Friday night. Kelenic's first multihomer game of his career kept the Mariners 3 1/2 ...

Chiefs’ Mathieu ready to take field after COVID-19 bout

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Tyrann Mathieu kept hoping, even as the days slowly went by and he returned one positive test after another, that he would be cleared of COVID-19 in time to join the Kansas City Chiefs for their season opener against Cleveland. He was. Just barely. And then he sat ...

O-North defense keeps Firebirds in check in FSHS football’s 1st loss

Olathe — The Free State High football team could not get key scores when needed Friday night, as the Firebirds suffered their first loss of the season to Olathe North, 21-7, at the Olathe District Activity Complex. The Firebirds (2-1) only racked up 240 yards of offense while the Eagles ...

Lawrence rolls vs. SMW, moving to 3-0 on the season

Lawrence High caught steam early Friday night against Shawnee Mission West, and strolled to a 35-7 victory in the second half. The Lions (3-0) posted 280 yards of total offense, including 158 yards through the air during their second home game of the year. “They're starting to bond a ...