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Rios takes BP, nearing rehab assignment

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Royals manager Ned Yost indicated that outfielder Aex Rios, on the disabled list since April 14 due to a fractured hand, could go out on a rehab assignment within 7-10 days.

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Cain drops appeal, starts serving suspension

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Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain has dropped the appeal of his two-game suspension stemming from the April 25 dust-up with the White Sox and began serving it Sunday.

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Royals Minor League report: April 30

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Omaha opened with a win at Colorado Springs. John Lamb earned his first win. Reymond Fuentes posted a solo homer in the first and Lane Adams hit a two-run blast in the eighth.

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April’s Mid-American Business Conditions Index report

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The latest Mid-America Business Conditions Index for April in nine Midwestern states points to slow economic growth ahead. Creighton University Economist Ernie Goss says the overall index for the month of April rose to 52.7 from March’s 51.4. Goss says, “Firms linked to energy and agriculture are experiencing pullbacks in economic activity. Growth in Oklahoma […]

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Moustakas, Davis earn Royals’ April honors

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Third baseman Mike Moustakas was named Royals Player of the Month for April, while right-hander Wade Davis received the honor as Royals Pitcher of the Month.

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Creighton baseball battles for non-conference win at South Dakota State

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Head coach Ed Servais and the Creighton Baseball team executed small ball to perfection by manufacturing six runs, to upend South Dakota State 8-5 on Wednesday, April 29. With the win Creighton moved to 25-13 on the season, taking both games from South Dakota State this season. The Jackrabbits, meanwhile, fell to 26-17. The Bluejays […]

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Royals Minor League report: April 29

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2014 third-rounder and 24th-ranked Royals prospect Eric Skoglund tossed 7.0 shutout innings, fanning five while allowing three hits and a walk.

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Royals looking forward to showdown with Tigers

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It's only April, but still, the Royals know that the four-game series starting Thursday against the Tigers at Kauffman Stadium will have a bit more significance than your ordinary series.

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Hubbard man charged in strangulation of wife

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A northeast Nebraska man is charged in the slaying of his estranged wife. Twenty-seven-year-old Rogelio Pablo-Morales, of Hubbard, was charged with murder on Tuesday in the death of 21-year-old Margarita Morales of South Sioux City. Authorities say the woman was strangled on April 19th in Sioux City, Iowa. While Pablo-Morales was initially charged with second-degree […]

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Wayne State conditionally reinstates fraternity suspended for drinking violations

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A fraternity suspended by Wayne State College for abuse of alcohol has been reinstated, conditionally. Wayne State officials say the college has given conditional recognition of the Lambda-Chi chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE), effective April 20th through January 31st of 2016. Wayne State suspended TKE in December for drinking violations. The conditional approval is […]

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Royals Minor League report: April 27

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The Naturals opened with a home win over Springfield. Glenn Sparkman worked six innings, scattering two runs (one earned), seven hits and a walk with six strikeouts.

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Patrol Seeking Information On Those Who Tampered With Patrol Vehicles

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This past weekend, some of our troopers discovered missing or loose lug nuts on their patrol vehicles. On two particular vehicles, all lug nuts were loose or missing on all four of the tires. On one specific vehicle, one tire had two lug nuts totally removed, three were within two turns of coming off, and the other was within a ...

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Royals Minor League report: April 26

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Omaha dropped a second straight to the PCL's top team. Joe Blanton produced 6.0 shutout innings for Omaha, striking out four with two hits and two walks. Jose Martinez drove home Casey Kotchman to give Omaha a 1-0 lead in the fifth.

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