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Major leaguers trying to figure out proper slide

Something that used to be second nature in baseball - sliding hard into second base to prevent a double play - is deciding games and giving major leaguers fits a week into the season. From the AL to the NL, runners making that 90-foot dash are wondering: What's acceptable anymore?

April 09, 2016 | By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer | AP Sports


Spieth stumbles, but keeps Masters lead

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - One round away from another green jacket, Jordan Spieth couldn't help but look back.

April 09, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Kennedy impressive as Royals blank Twins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Ian Kennedy pitched impressively into the seventh inning in his Kansas City debut and the Royals hit their first three home runs of the season to beat the winless Minnesota Twins 7-0 Saturday night.

April 09, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Modern baseball may have new founder

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Modern baseball may have found its birth certificate. And with it a new birth date, and new founding father.

April 07, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Spieth picks up where he left off at Augusta National

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Jordan Spieth is off to another great start in the Masters because of the way he finished.

April 07, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Syndergaard, Mets shut out Royals following ring ceremony

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Noah Syndergaard threw six dominant innings, Neil Walker hit his first homer with the Mets and New York beat Kansas City 2-0 Tuesday after the Royals were given their 2015 World Series rings.

April 05, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Valentine, Self win player, coach of year

HOUSTON (AP) - The names Denzel Valentine and Buddy Hield have been virtually inseparable during college basketball's postseason.

March 31, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Chiefs safety Abdullah retires; cites health concerns

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah retired after seven seasons Monday, joining the growing list of players who have walked away from the NFL because of health concerns.

March 28, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Column: After a step forward on concussions, NFL steps back

Few things better sum up the NFL's self-serving past efforts on concussion research than a scene from the movie "Thank You for Smoking."

March 26, 2016 | By Jim Litke AP Sports Columnist | AP Sports


Volquez will start opener vs. Mets in World Series rematch

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) - Edinson Volquez will start the Kansas City Royals' opener April 3 against the New York Mets in a rematch of the World Series Game 5, manager Ned Yost announced Saturday.

March 26, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


KU tops West Virginia for conference tourney title

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Bill Self still remembers the day Devonte Graham stepped foot on the Kansas campus, back when the point guard was trying to decide where he was going to play college basketball.

March 12, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Chiefs announce signings of Hali, others in free agency

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Tamba Hali and Derrick Johnson never wanted to finish their careers anywhere other than with the Chiefs.

March 10, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Ellis leads No. 1 Kansas to rout of K-State

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Not long ago, Kansas coach Bill Self had an official who calls games all over the country pay his team the ultimate compliment while simultaneously offering a somber warning.

March 10, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


MAKE IT A DOZEN

LAWRENCE (AP) - Jamari Traylor handed Kansas forward Perry Ellis a pair of navy blue scissors to take the final snips of the net, and with them the crowd in Allen Fieldhouse began to chant his name.

February 27, 2016 | | AP Sports


Curry hits three-pointer record in 128th straight game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 51 points and set an NBA record with a 3-pointer in his 128th consecutive game as the Golden State Warriors beat the Orlando Magic 130-114 on Thursday night.

February 25, 2016 | | AP Sports


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Sale first to 12 wins, White Sox beat Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) - Chris Sale became the majors' first 12-game winner while tying his season high with nine strikeouts, Tim Anderson led off the game with ...

June 21, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Chiefs’ Berry wins PFWA award for overcoming adversity

(AP) - Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry has won the George Halas Award for overcoming adversity to succeed.

June 21, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Royals fall to Mets, 2-1, on road

NEW YORK (AP) - Bartolo Colon's early injury put the New York Mets in a major bind, but they won a battle of bullpens against ...

June 21, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


IOC offers full support for IAAF decision to ban Russians

LONDON (AP) - The IOC threw its support behind the decision to ban Russia's track and field team from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and ...

June 18, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Ventura sees suspension cut to 8 games

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura has started serving his suspension after it was cut from nine games to eight.

June 18, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Warriors, Cavs each chase history in Game 7

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Stephen Curry knows that the record-setting 73 wins, awards and memorable moments that highlighted Golden State's special season will only be ...

June 18, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Curry gets ejected late, Warriors lose Game 6 of NBA Finals

CLEVELAND (AP) - Ayesha Curry was angry about getting into Game 6 of the NBA Finals later than she planned. Her husband was steaming when he ...

June 16, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


Perez HR in 8th pushes KC past Indians

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Kansas City Royals held on through ...

June 14, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | AP Sports


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