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  • Rangers hold off Royals, 7-4

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — Cole Hamels allowed one unearned run in 5 1/3 innings, Nomar Mazara and Adrian Beltre homered and the Texas Rangers defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-4 on Saturday night. Hamels, who is 6-1 with a 2.24 ERA in his past nine starts, limited the Royals to five hits, struck ...

  • Bull riders score at Kaw Valley Rodeo Livingston.mercury

    Koal Livingston set a score that might last throughout the weekend during Night 1 of the Kaw Valley Rodeo on Thursday at Wells Arena. The Burleson, Texas-based bull rider posted a scored of 85 to lead a group of four that posted scores during the final event of Thursday’s competition. Burleson’ ...

  • Obama honors WS champ Royals at White House Royalscolor.mercury

    WASHINGTON — The Kansas City Royals are going to have to work on their nicknames as far as President Barack Obama is concerned. Everything else was looking pretty good though as he honored the 2015 World Series champions at the White House on Thursday, describing them as one of the “grittiest, most ...

  • Former world champ set to rope Kaw Valley Rodeo

    Eight-time world champion Joe Beaver headlines the Kaw Valley Rodeo’s, which gets underway tonight at Wells Arena in CiCo Park. The three-day PRCA rodeo begins at 8 p.m. nightly and concludes Saturday. Tonight is Military Appreciation Night and Kids Night, while Friday is Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night, ...

  • MHS uses camp to kick start next season Mhs11.mercury

    The next Manhattan High baseball season won’t start until April, but the Indians used this week to take the first step toward next year. The Indians played four games at Tointon Family Stadium on Tuesday and Wednesday with most of the group that will make up next year’s ...

  • Indians romp over Royals, 11-4 Royalscolor.mercury

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In the span of three innings, the Indians’ Tyler Naquin homered to left field, sent a two-run double down the right-field line and connected on a three-run homer over the center-field wall. Talk about using all fields. The rookie outfielder’s career-high six RBIs, along with three ...

  • Indians rough up Royals, 7-3 Royalscolor.mercury

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Royals’ search for a fifth starter evidently will continue after two of the favorites for the job did little to help their cause Tuesday. Brian Flynn gave up three runs while failing to make it through three innings, Dillon Gee entered and gave up ...

  • Dyson’s 1st grand slam lifts Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jarrod Dyson hit a grand slam that capped a seven-run rally in the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals broke loose after Corey Kluber cramped up, topping the Cleveland Indians 7-3 Monday night. Kluber scattered five hits and took the mound to begin the eighth with ...

  • Manko 17ers rout Cavs in finale of showcase

    The Manhattan Manko 17ers finished their season on Sunday with a 12-1 win over the Cavaliers at the Johnson County Community College Showcase. The 17ers scored six runs over the first three innings and then scored six in the forth to put the game away. T.J. Ladner got the ...

  • Royals fall to Tigers on late HR Royalscolor.mercury

    DETROIT — Jarrod Saltalamacchia’s drive to right field sailed toward the wall, and the Detroit catcher immediately raised his right arm in celebration. Saltalamacchia hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Tigers a 4-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. Those ...

  • Royals beat Tigers, 8-4 Royalscolor.mercury

    DETROIT — Salvador Perez singled, doubled, scored a run and drew two of Kansas City’s seven walks as the Royals eased to an 8-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night. Kansas City scored four runs in the first inning off Mike Pelfrey, who didn’t make it out ...

  • Manko tops Reds at JCCC tourney

    The Manhattan Manko 17ers picked up a win at the Johnson County Community College Showcase on Saturday, beating Blue Valley Reds, 6-2. The 17ers lost a pair of games in the tournament on Friday. Manko jumped on the Reds early in the Saturday contest, scoring three runs in the first ...












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