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Former MVP, Manager of Year Don Baylor dead at 68

Wherever he went, Don Baylor left his mark on baseball. He was an MVP and Manager of the Year, respected as a powerful slugger, punishing runner and commanding presence in any clubhouse.

August 07, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Carpenter homers as Cards rout Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Matt Carpenter hit a three-run homer in St. Louis' six-run fourth inning, and the Cardinals beat the Kansas City Royals 11-3 on Monday night for their third consecutive victory.

August 07, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Lost in translation: MLB requires Spanish translators, Royals don’t exactly follow rule

(TNS) - Salvador Perez breezed into the Royals interview room on a recent homestand and joked easily with the team's communications director as he waited for Ned Yost to finish his postgame news conference.

July 15, 2017 | By Maria Torres The Kansas City Star | AP Sports


Royals give up go-ahead run in 8th

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Cole Hamels could have been frustrated or intimidated or annoyed by the effortless way Kansas City counterpart Danny Duffy was slicing up the Rangers lineup Saturday night.

July 15, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


14 years later, Federer eyes 8th Wimbledon win

LONDON (AP) - Much has changed for Roger Federer since he played in, and won, his first Grand Slam final at Wimbledon in 2003.

July 15, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Trout returns, Cubs to attempt turnaround

A look at what's happening all around the majors Friday:

July 13, 2017 | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | AP Sports


Revered Wimbledon to tennis what Masters is to golf

LONDON (AP) - When Masters champion Sergio Garcia sat in the Royal Box at Wimbledon last week, he showed up in his green jacket from Augusta National. Seemed fitting.

July 13, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Manfred: MLB open to more aggressively managing change

MIAMI (AP) - With home runs, strikeouts and game times at record levels , Commissioner Rob Manfred says baseball is open to making changes in the sport's rules.

July 11, 2017 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


AL WINS IN 10

MIAMI (AP) - Seattle's Robinson Cano hit a leadoff home run in the 10th inning off Wade Davis of the Chicago Cubs, and the American League topped the National League 2-1 in the All-Star Game on Tuesday night.

July 11, 2017 | The Associated Press | AP Sports


Jackson, Tatum headline NBA's top draft choices

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The top forwards in Thursday's NBA draft needed only a season in college to secure their position in the lottery.

June 21, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Sale leads Red Sox past Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chris Sale shut down the Kansas City Royals while pitching into the ninth inning, and a rag-tag bunch of Boston Red Sox filling in for injured starters pounded their way to an 8-3 victory Tuesday night that moved them into first place in the AL East.

June 20, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Warriors overwhelm Cavs in Finals Game 1

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Kevin Durant drove through the lane untouched for dazzling dunks time and again, finishing with 38 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in his first NBA Finals for Golden State and leading the Warriors past LeBron James and the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers, 113-91 on Thursday night in Game 1.

June 01, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Vargas lowers ERA to 1.01 in Royals’ win

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Major league ERA leader Jason Vargas went seven more scoreless innings, Salvador Perez had a two-run double during a five-run eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-0 on Thursday.

May 11, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Chiefs move up to take QB Mahomes 10th overall in draft

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Chiefs boldly moved up in the NFL draft on Thursday night to select Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes with the 10th overall pick, giving them an heir apparent to veteran Alex Smith.

April 27, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


RBI in 9th pushes Texas past Royals

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Elvis Andrus hit an RBI single with one out in the ninth inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 2-1 on Saturday night.

April 22, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


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Raiders look to right ship in showdown vs. Chiefs

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - When Derek Carr arrived at Oakland training camp, he quickly tried to dampen the high expectations around the team by pointing out ...

October 18, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Yankees beat Astros to even ALCS at 2-2

NEW YORK (AP) - With a soaring shot headed for Yankee Stadium's Monument Park, Aaron Judge got New York back on track for another memorable ...

October 17, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


NFL players, owners hold ‘constructive’ talks

NEW YORK (AP) - NFL players and owners held an unusual meeting Tuesday to discuss social issues, a session both sides termed positive and productive.

October 17, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Wichita State set for AAC debut

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Wichita State is set to say goodbye to the small towns and hello to the big cities.

October 17, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Yankees hammer Astros, 8-1, to get first win in ALCS

NEW YORK (AP) - Aaron Judge hit a three-run homer and a made pair of sparkling catches, leading CC Sabathia and the Yankees over the Houston ...

October 16, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Chiefs face Raiders Thursday on short week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The sun had set on Arrowhead Stadium, to say nothing of Kansas City's perfect start, by the time Alex Smith ...

October 16, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Jayhawks routed by Cyclones

AMES, Iowa (AP) - The challenge for Iowa State after stunning Oklahoma on the road was to see if it could handle success.

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


No. 6 TCU handles K-State amid delays

MANHATTAN (AP) - Kenny Hill threw for 297 yards and ran for a touchdown, TCU's defense shut down Kansas State's ailing offense and the ...

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


AFC East on line with Patriots vs., uh, Jets?

Raise your hand if you thought the Patriots and Jets would be playing for first place in the AFC East in Week 6.

October 14, 2017 | BY BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | AP Sports


Chiefs looking to get even with Steelers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Alex Smith lived through last year's playoff loss to Pittsburgh, then relived it countless times on video, trying in vain ...

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Altuve, Verlander lift Astros past Yankees in Game 2

HOUSTON (AP) - Jose Altuve raced home on Carlos Correa's double in the ninth inning, Justin Verlander struck out 13 in a complete game and ...

October 14, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


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