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Royals turn to Volquez in Game 1 of twin bill

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The White Sox and Royals will appreciate the break the All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile brings as they jump into the second half of the season with a day-night doubleheader on Friday. Both teams will make up a postponed game from April 25 in the aft...

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Royals turn to Volquez in Game 1 of twin bill

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The White Sox and Royals will appreciate the break the All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile brings as they jump into the second half of the season with a day-night doubleheader on Friday. Both teams will make up a postponed game from April 25 in the aft...

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The Kansas City Royals Play Here!

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The Royals Radio Network will broadcast all of the Kansas City Royals regular season games in 2015. Catch all the evening and weekend games LIVE on Classic Hits KQNK AM 1530/FM 106.7. The Royals Radio Network is the largest network in the American League in seven states across the Midwest. Royals Hall of Famer and 2007 Ford C. Frick Award ...

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Facing new rival in A’s, Royals focused on field

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It was more than two months ago, but the A's-Royals series at Kauffman Stadium from April 17-19 -- the first meeting between the clubs since the Royals rallied for a victory in last season's American League Wild Card Game -- was easily the most volatil...

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Unemployment rate up a bit; Nebraska still has lowest in country

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The state unemployment rate ticked up a bit in May. Nebraska Department of Labor officials report the state unemployment rate rose from 2.5% in April to 2.6% in May. Though the state unemployment rate is one-tenth of a percent higher, it is still nearly a full percentage point lower that in May of last year […]

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OSHA recommends western Nebraska company pay fine in fatal accident

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Federal labor officials propose a western Nebraska concrete company pay a nearly $15,000 fine in the death of a worker in April. 26-year-old Craig Anderson of Columbus died in the accident April 11th while working south of Schuyler. Anderson worked for Gehring Construction & Ready Mix Company. Anderson, who was operating a payloader, attempted to […]

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Super Capes for Super Kids at Nebraska Medicine

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All pediatric patients at Nebraska Medicine were super heroes Thursday. Lab scientist Brenda Jershin says every April during Lab Week they try to come up with a project to give back to a special cause outside of the lab. This year they thought it would be nice to do something for all the pediatric patients […]

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Ventura looks for better luck against Rangers

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Rangers left-hander Wandy Rodriguez and Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura were both better in May than they were in April. They would like to maintain their upward trend when the face each other on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium.

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Nebraska unemployment rate drops, again

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Nebraska’s unemployment rate continues to drop, now at 2.5%. The Nebraska Department of Labor has announced the state unemployment rate for April dropped a tenth of a percent from March to settle at 2.5%, down nearly a full percentage point from a year ago. According to the department, Nebraska’s total nonfarm employment topped one million, […]

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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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