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NU softball drops opening regional game to Arizona State

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Arizona State scored five unearned runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally for a 5-2 victory over the Nebraska softball team on Friday in a game that saw two weather delays in Baton Rouge, La. Lightning caused a delay in the sixth with the Huskers up 1-0.  Following the near hour delay, […]

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Huskers can’t snap Illinois win streak, now at 26

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No. 5 Illinois Fighting Illini (45-6-1, 21-1 Big Ten) ran their nation-leading win streak to 26 games with a 10-9 victory. The Huskers scored the game’s final five runs and had the tying run in scoring position with two outs in the top of the ninth, but Tyler Jay closed the door for his 12th […]

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Facing Yankees, Duffy seeking return to win column

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The Yankees and Royals will play the second game of their weekend series on Saturday, with New York's CC Sabathia (1-5, 5.20 ERA) and Kansas City's Danny Duffy (2-2, 5.67 ERA) locking up in a matchup of left-handers.

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MVC Player of the Year joins Nebraska women’s basketball

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Kyndal Clark, the 2014 Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year will join the Nebraska women’s basketball team as a fifth-year senior transfer for 2015-16.  Clark, who will officially graduate from Drake on Saturday, averaged 19.3 points per game while knocking down a Missouri Valley Conference-record 116 three-pointers as a junior for the Bulldogs in […]

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Bellevue loses, winner take all game set for Friday in NAIA opening round

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Top-seeded Tabor College picked up an 11-5 win over Bellevue University Thursday night in the rain-delayed NAIA Baseball National Championship Opening Round (Bellevue Bracket) at Roddy Field.   The two teams will meet at 1 p.m. on Friday in the second championship game. The winner will earn a ticket to Lewiston, Idaho to the Avista NAIA College […]

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Royals Minor League report: May 12

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The Storm Chasers lost game one against the Rangers' Triple-A affiliate. Clayton Mortensen held Round Rock scoreless on one hit through the first three innings, with the Express scoring seven times in the fourth.

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Holland bounces back after first blown save

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Royals closer Greg Holland had no idea when he last threw two innings in a game, only that he had just done it in the Royals' 7-6 win in 10 innings against the Rangers on Tuesday night.

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Royals flex their muscles with power display

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The speedy Royals with the unflappable bullpen won a game on Tuesday night with the home run. Left fielder Alex Gordon belted the most important homer, a towering shot to lead off the 10th in a 7-6 victory over the Rangers at Globe Life Park.

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Statcast shows holding Dyson was smart

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Twitter users were once again pointing fingers at Royals third-base coach Mike Jirschele for not sending a runner from third in a tight game in the late innings. But it would appear there is scientific evidence to suggest that Jarrod Dyson would have b...

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Escobar’s leadoff jack helps Royals sink Tigers

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Alcides Escobar homered on the first pitch of the game and right-hander Jeremy Guthrie fired seven-plus quality innings as the Royals rolled to a 6-2 win on Saturday at Comerica Park. Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez allowed five earned runs in six innings.

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Yost employs 3-on-1 rule for game decisions

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Royals manager Ned Yost has been employing the 3-on-1 rule for some time now -- if there is a big decision to make, he will confer with his coaches and if his potential decision is outnumbered by three of his coaches, he will bow to their thinking.

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Saturday game time for Nebraska baseball moved

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Nebraska and Purdue are scheduled to open a three-game series on Saturday at Hawks Field and due to impending weather the start time on Saturday has been moved to 12:05 p.m. The game will still be shown statewide on NET and streamed live on BTN Plus. Saturday’s game was originally set for 2:05 p.m. Sunday […]

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Storm Chasers fall in series opener to Oklahoma City

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In their first home game against a division opponent, the Omaha Storm Chasers (15-13) dropped the series opener to the first place Oklahoma City Dodgers (21-7) and fell in the division race to six games back. Three of the five meetings between the two teams have been decided by one run, and all five by […]

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Royals take lead in 1st and don’t let go

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Eric Hosmer blasted a three-run homer and the Royals survived a shaky start from Edinson Volquez to hold off the Cleveland Indians, 7-4, on Thursday in a game that's start was delayed two hours and 17 minutes by rain.

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