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Herrera’s Catch, 3B Clutch in Royals’ Victory

Royals.comJune 23, 2018

HOUSTON -- The Royals needed any kind of a spark, and they got that from rookie Rosell Herrera on Friday night. After making a sensational catch in the eighth inning to rob Alex Bregman of a home run, Herrera smashed an RBI triple in the ninth off Ken Giles and the Royals hung on for a 1-0 win at Minute Maid Park. The victory snapped a nine-game losing streak for the Royals, who came in just...

Shock Gets First Win After Extra-Inning Affair with Newton

Pat StrathmanJune 22, 2018

It may have required extra time, but a win is a win. Cooper Schlochtermeier recorded his first three-hit game, Dylan Lang pitched four strong innings in relief, and the Shock outlasted the Newton Rebels 7-6 in 12 innings, picking up their first victory of the season. The bats of the Shock (1-7) came out hot, plating three in the opening stanza. Newton countered with three in the fourth and f...

Jayhawk Duo Selected in the 2018 NBA Draft

KU Athletics ReleaseJune 21, 2018

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Kansas guards Devonte' Graham and Svialoslav Mykhailiuk were among the 60 players selected in the 2018 NBA Draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn Thursday night. Graham was the first Jayhawk taken at No. 34 of the second round by the Atlanta Hawks and was later traded to the Charlotte Hornets. Mykhailiuk was the 47th overall selection of the Los Angeles Lakers. Historically, the ...

Sixers Nab Shamet with 26th Overall Pick

WSU Athletics ReleaseJune 21, 2018

Landry Shamet’s professional journey will begin in Philadelphia. The former Wichita State standout was selected by the 76’ers with the 26th pick of Thursday night’s NBA Draft. Shamet – a 6-foot-5 point guard from Kansas City -- is WSU’s 23rd NBA Draft pick but the first to be taken in the opening round since 1985 when Xavier McDaniel went No. 4 overall to the Seattle Supersonics. S...

Royals, Tigers to Meet in Omaha

Royals ReleaseJune 21, 2018

OMAHA, NE – Major League Baseball announced today that the Kansas City Royals and the Detroit Tigers will play a regular season game in Omaha, Nebraska on Thursday, June 13, 2019.  Honoring Omaha’s baseball tradition, the first Major League game ever held in Nebraska will be televised nationally by ESPN and will be played at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha – one day before the Opening Celebration ...

Abilene Rebels Sweep Chapman

Billy HansenJune 21, 2018

The Abilene Rebels Senior Babe Ruth team was right back in action, after Tuesday night’s double-header with Junction City’s American Legion team, for a double-header with Chapman’s American Legion team on Wednesday and came away with a sweep. Abilene won the opener 9-5 and then got the win in Game Two 10-0 in five innings. In Game One, the Rebels got on the board fast as Noah Wildman led-...

Moose’s Homer in 9th Isn’t Enough for Royals

Royals.comJune 21, 2018

KANSAS CITY -- After a pair of uncharacteristically sloppy starts, Jakob Junis finally looked familiar. Unfortunately for him, so did the Royals' offense. Junis tossed six innings of five-hit, three-run ball in a 3-2 loss to the Rangers on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium, a solid outing spoiled by little support from a reeling offense hitting an American League-worst .188 in the month of Ju...

K-State Announces Non-Conference Schedule

K-State Athletics ReleaseJune 20, 2018

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Four weekend home games at Bramlage Coliseum, the Paradise Jam Tournament in the U.S. Virgin Islands and the return of the Wildcat Classic at the Sprint Center, highlight the 2018-19 Kansas State men’s basketball non-conference schedule released by athletic department officials on Wednesday (June 20). The 116th season of K-State men’s basketball officially gets underway ...

Salina South’s Lust Wins Best of Kansas Preps Award

Pat StrathmanJune 20, 2018

Salina South bowler Lauren Lust is adding to her trophy case. The junior was recognized as the most outstanding female bowler at the inaugural Best of Kansas Preps awards banquet. The state-wide program was held Tuesday night at the Kansas ExpoCentre in Topeka. Lust claimed the Class 5-1A individual state championship this past year. She recorded a score of 690, winning the title by a whoppi...

Royals’ Bats Can’t Break Out Behind Hammel

Royals.comJune 20, 2018

KANSAS CITY -- Someday soon, the Royals' struggling offense is bound to break out. That day wasn't Tuesday as they mustered just four hits in a 4-1 loss to the Rangers at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals have lost eight straight and 14 of 15. The primary culprit has been the offense, which has scored 24 runs in the past 13 games. Only the Orioles (255) have scored fewer runs in the American Leag...

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