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Two more Royals named to the AL All-Star team

Major League Baseball announced this evening that Kansas City Royals relief pitchers Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera have been selected to the American League All-Star team. In addition, Royals…

Trans-Miss Championship Practice Round Cut Short

The Trans-Miss Championship is one of the most prestigious amateur events in the country. This is the 112th playing of the event and only the third time it's been held at Flint Hills National…

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Tornado warnings postpone Royals and Rays

The game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Royals scheduled for Monday night has been postponed with tornado warnings in the Kansas City area.

Rain washes Wingnuts out

A big nine-game homestand for the Wichita Wingnuts was put on hold for one more day because of Mother Nature’s wrath on Monday night.  Heavy rains flooded the turf infield and left the surface…

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Jason Frasor designated for assignment

The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled outfielder Paulo Orlando from Triple-A Omaha. He will be in uniform for tonight’s 7:10 game against the Tampa Bay Rays. In a…

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Moustakas placed on bereavement list

The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled infielder Cheslor Cuthbert from Triple-A Omaha and placed third baseman Mike Moustakas on the Bereavement/Family Medical Emergency…

U.S. captures title in 5-2 rout

Team USA sits atop the women's soccer world.
In an offensive explosion rarely seen in soccer, the Americans scored four goals in the opening 16 minutes -- three on a hat trick by Carli Lloyd --…

Four Royals will start in 2015 All-Star game

Houston second baseman Jose Altuve passed Kansas City's Omar Infante in the final days of voting, leaving four Royals as starters for the All-Star Game.
    
Todd Frazier of the host Cincinnati…

Former Wildcat Streb loses in playoff

Danny Lee parred the second hole of a four-man playoff to win The Greenbrier Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory.
    
The South Korean-born New Zealander earned $1.2 million and…

Royals split series on a walk-off

 Eric Hosmer drove in Lorenzo Cain with nobody out in the ninth inning, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Sunday for a split of their four-game series.
    
Cain drew…

USA team will have new look

The USA men's basketball team will have a new look with USA across its chest for the remainder of the World University Games. FIBA officials asked the USA head of delegation to place USA larger…

Wingnuts explode for win in Amarillo

The Wichita Wingnuts rolled out a 9-0 lead after just an inning and a half and cruised to a 16-7 win over the Amarillo Thunderheads.

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Race Day: The Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway

NASCAR returns to Daytona Sunday night for the Coke Zero 400. The traditional stop for the 4th of July weekend is being run on Sunday instead of its normal Saturday night time slot. The reason?…

KU handles Brazil, 81-72

For consecutive games, guard Wayne Selden, Jr. put up All-American numbers as he led USA to an 81-72 victory over Brazil in its second contest of the World University Games Sunday at Dongkang…

Twins beat Royals 5-3

 Joe Mauer hit a two-run homer in his first four-hit game in nearly two years, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 Saturday night.
    
Mauer, who is 13 for 28 against Royals…

Red, White, and Blues: Gartrell Home Run Lifts Amarillo to 5-4 Win

The Wichita Wingnuts and Amarillo Thunderheads were locked in a 4-4 tie at Potter County Memorial Stadium entering the bottom of the ninth inning.  Slugger Stefan Gartrell came to the plate…

Day 1: NBA Summer League Kansas Connections

NBA Summer League has officially tipped off in Orlando, Florida. Three players with Kansas connections tried to impress NBA coaches on the first day of competition.

USA National Team Celebrates Independence Day with Victory in World University Games

Kansas men’s basketball, representing the USA National Team, gave its home country a little more to celebrate on Independence Day by defeating Turkey 66-57 in the opening round of the 2015 World…

Royals Walk-off in extras

Lorenzo Cain scored on Jarrod Dyson's fielder's choice in the 10th inning and the Kansas City Royals edged by the Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Friday night.

Cain opened the 10th with a double, took…

Wingnuts win rain shortened affair

The Wichita Wingnuts have struggled in the late innings of recent ballgames while holding the lead.  When a powerful storm overcame Potter County Memorial Stadium in Amarillo with the Wingnuts…

Former Shocker Carter joins Nuggets Summer League roster

Former Shocker Darius Carter will play for the Denver Nuggets in the 2015 Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas from July 10-20.

The Backstretch Blog: The Paper Chase

The ‘can Kyle Busch make the Chase?’ watch took an interesting twist this past weekend in Sonoma when he got one of the two things he needed to be eligible….a win.

Former Shocker Coleman Gets Call to Big Leagues

Former Wichita State shortstop Dusty Coleman was called up to the Kansas City Royals and added to the Major League roster ahead of Friday’s game with Minnesota.

Former Shocker Cotton makes OKC Summer League roster

Tekele Cotton will play for the Oklahoma City Thunder's Summer League team this Saturday.

Royals blanked by Twins

Kyle Gibson threw eight innings of four-hit ball, Danny Santana and Eduardo Escobar had RBI triples, and the Minnesota Twins beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 2-0 Thursday night…

Suns trade Marcus Morris

The Phoenix Suns have traded Marcus Morris, Danny Granger and Reggie Bullock to the Detroit Pistons for a future draft pick, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.…

USA National teams rolls over China

Kansas men’s basketball, representing the USA National Team at the 2015 World University Games, ran past China 93-56 in a scrimmage game Thursday afternoon at the Seolwol Girls School Gymnasium…

Wimbledon 2015: Nadal upset by Brown

The upset bug has struck Rafael Nadal -- again -- at Wimbledon.

When the two-time champion lost to Dustin Brown 7-5 3-6 6-4 6-4 in the second round on Center Court Wednesday, it marked the…

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WATCH: Canaries walk-off Wingnuts

The Wichita Wingnuts took a lead into the bottom of the ninth inning in all three games they played in Sioux Falls this week. Unfortunately, they were only able to hang on to that lead once.…

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Astros complete sweep of Royals

Jose Altuve scored the go-ahead run to cap a seventh-inning rally, and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5, Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park to complete a three-game sweep.

WATCH: Collegiate's Beren competes in Wichita Men's Open

Collegiate grad Sam Beren got a chance to play in the Wichita Men's Open Wednesday. Beren lost to the number three seed in the tournament, but says the experience will be great as he heads to…

Looking into the Shox non-con schedule

With the Shockers release of their non-conference schedule today, it begs the question if they can make an unbeaten run up to MVC play.

Thunder announce qualifying offers

The Wichita Thunder, proud member of the ECHL and powered by Toyota, announced this afternoon their list of players who have received qualifying offers for the 2015-16 season.

Shockers non-conference schedule released

The Wichita State men's basketball team will open up their 2015-2016 season on November 13 at home versus Charleston Southern.

Flint Hills National to host golf championship

Flint Hills National is set to play host to the 112th Trans-Mississippi Championship next Tuesday. The Andover tournament runs July 7-9 featuring the country's top amateur golfers.

Keuchel dominate again to help Astros shut out Royals 4-0

Dallas Keuchel allowed seven hits in eight innings to lead the Houston Astros a 4-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.
    
The performance comes after Keuchel (10-3) threw a…

Bragg breaks nose in KU's second practice

Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self on forward Carlton Bragg, Jr., who broke his nose in practice at Gwangju High School on Wednesday, July 1.

USA beats Germany in World Cup Semifinal

Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night to advance to the title match at the Women's World Cup.…

Kansas native Jackie Stiles inducted into Hall of Fame

Nearly 20 years since her playing days at Claflin High School, Jackie Stiles is to be inducted into the National High School Sports Hall of Fame this week.

Altuve helps Astros to 6-1 win over Royals

Chris Carter and Jose Altuve homered to back a solid start by rookie Lance McCullers, and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night.
    
In a matchup of teams with the…

NBC to induct six honorees into Hall of Fame

The National Baseball Congress is proud to announce the 2015 Hall of Fame class. Six worthy inductees will be honored during the 81st NBC World Series, July 24th to August 8th at Lawrence-Dumont…

Marshall adds Lindsted to MBB staff

Wichita State head coach Gregg Marshall didn’t have to look far for his newest assistant coach, announcing the hiring of Kyle Lindsted – architect of the nationally prominent high school and…

Shockers tryout for Pan Am Games

Wichita State guards Fred Van Vleet and Ron Baker have been selected as members of the Team USA training camp roster for the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto, Canada. 

Oppenheim wins Air Capital Classic

Rob Oppenheim is your 2015 winner of the Air Capital Classic golf tournament played at Wichita's Crestview Country Club. 

Guthrie gets 1,000th strikeout in Royals' 5-3 win over A's

Jeremy Guthrie struck out a season-high seven batters in six innings and Salvador Perez homered to help the Kansas City Royals complete a three-game sweep of the Oakland Athletics with a 5-3…

Winings takes the lead heading into Final Round

The Air Capital Classic is a salute to America after day 3. Including ties, 11 of the top 16 players are from the United States.

Two more Royals named to the AL All-Star team

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Trans-Miss Championship Practice Round Cut Short

Tornado warnings postpone Royals and Rays

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Rain washes Wingnuts out

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Jason Frasor designated for assignment

Moustakas placed on bereavement list

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Sports Sunday July 5th, Part One

U.S. captures title in 5-2 rout

Four Royals will start in 2015 All-Star game

Former Wildcat Streb loses in playoff

Royals split series on a walk-off

USA team will have new look

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Wichita Tennis Open: Singh wins two titles

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Wingnuts explode for win in Amarillo

Race Day: The Coke Zero 400 at Daytona...

KU handles Brazil, 81-72

Twins beat Royals 5-3

Red, White, and Blues: Gartrell Home Run Lifts...

Day 1: NBA Summer League Kansas Connections

USA National Team Celebrates Independence Day...

Royals Walk-off in extras

Wingnuts win rain shortened affair

Former Shocker Carter joins Nuggets Summer...

The Backstretch Blog: The Paper Chase

Former Shocker Coleman Gets Call to Big Leagues

Former Shocker Cotton makes OKC Summer League...

Royals blanked by Twins

Suns trade Marcus Morris

USA National teams rolls over China

Dustin Brown, Rafael Nadal, 2015 Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2015: Nadal upset by Brown

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WATCH: Canaries walk-off Wingnuts

Astros complete sweep of Royals

WATCH: Collegiate's Beren competes in Wichita...

Looking into the Shox non-con schedule

Thunder announce qualifying offers

Shockers non-conference schedule released

Flint Hills National to host golf championship

Keuchel dominate again to help Astros shut out...

Bragg breaks nose in KU's second practice

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Collegiate grad, former Shockers compete at...

USA beats Germany in World Cup Semifinal

Kansas native Jackie Stiles inducted into Hall...

Altuve helps Astros to 6-1 win over Royals

NBC to induct six honorees into Hall of Fame

Marshall adds Lindsted to MBB staff

Shockers tryout for Pan Am Games

Oppenheim wins Air Capital Classic

Guthrie gets 1,000th strikeout in Royals' 5-3...

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Winings takes the lead heading into Final Round

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