Royals rally with 4 in 9th to beat Red Sox

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By KEN POWTAK Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Mike Moustakas’ two-run double capped a four-run ninth inning that carried the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals to an 8-6 comeback victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. Moustakas also had a solo homer and RBI double for Kansas City, which salvaged a split of the […]

Nelson hurt in Packers preseason game

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Aaron Rodgers and Ben Roethlisberger look ready for the regular season. The immediate future for Jordy Nelson seems far more uncertain. The Green Bay Pro Bowl wide receiver limped off with a potentially serious left knee injury in the first quarter of the Packers’ 24-19 preseason loss to the Steelers on Sunday. […]

Chiefs hold off Seahawks in second preseason game

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and Chiefs counterpart Alex Smith struggled behind their unsettled offensive lines in Kansas City’s 14-13 preseason victory over Seattle on Friday night. Wilson was 9 of 15 for 78 yards, though most of those completions came on his final drive, […]

Cueto stumbles and Red Sox beat Royals

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By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — Johnny Cueto had his worst start since coming to Kansas City just before the trading deadline, and the Boston Red Sox beat the AL Central-leading Royals 7-2 on Friday night to send them to their second straight loss. Cueto (2-2) had allowed just six runs in […]

Albert, Thomas connect twice at FHSU’s second scrimmage

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After a slow start, the offense was able to put together two scoring drives, both ending with touchdown passes from Treveon Albert to redshirt freshman running back Malik Thomas, highlighting the Fort Hays State football team’s second scrimmage Thursday afternoon at Lewis Field. The offense scored a touchdown and kicked a field goal in their […]

KSU naming football locker room in honor of Jordy and Emily Nelson following generous contribution

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. — Former Consensus All-American, 2015 Ring of Honor inductee and current Green Bay Packer All-Pro wide receiver Jordy Nelson and his wife Emily have generously pledged a philanthropic contribution to K-State Athletics to assist in the department’s efforts to complete Phase III-B of the Bill Snyder Family Stadium Master Plan, […]

Royals complete sweep of Reds

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By MARK SCHMETZER Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) – Lorenzo Cain had a tie-breaking RBI single in the second inning, Ben Zobrist had four hits and Kansas City benefited from a Cincinnati baserunning gaffe as the Royals beat the Reds 4-3 Wednesday night to complete a two-game sweep. Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie left in the fifth […]