Alcides Escobar homered and drove in two runs to lead the surging Kansas City Royals past the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Thursday night.
The Miami Marlins need Jose Fernandez to be the home dominator he has been for virtually his entire career.
Former Butler football coach Troy Morrell will be inducted into the NJCAA Football Hall of Fame
Kansas will face Duke in the sixth annual Champions Classic on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at 8:30 p.m. (Central) in historic Madison Square Garden in New York City on ESPN. The game will follow the Kentucky-Michigan State contest set to tip at 6 p.m. Duke is No. 1 by many preseason prognosticators, while Kansas is in most every top-five ranking.
Yordano Ventura escaped two threats while pitching six innings, and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to nine games by beating the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Tuesday night.