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Storm Chasers three game winning streak halted in series finale

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The Omaha Storm Chasers (21-23) failed to get their record back to .500 and could not finish off their first ever non-conference sweep in Werner Park history, as the Reno Aces (19-24) dealt Omaha their worst home loss of the season at 12-3. The 12 runs were the most allowed at home by the Chasers, […]

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Royals Minor League report: May 20

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Cody Reed fanned 11 over 6.2 shutout innings, leading Wilmington to a home win. The 2013 second-round pick allowed just two hits and a walk, lowering his ERA to 1.40 (6 ER in 38.2 IP).

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Blossoming in May: Hosmer on hot streak

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Eric Hosmer didn't reach seven home runs last season until Sept. 12, and he finished the year with nine. Hosmer finds himself in a different place -- and on a different planet -- after hitting his seventh homer of this season in Thursday's 6-3 win over...

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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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Several key plays in opener affected by Perez

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Royals catcher Salvador Perez had his fingerprints all over the series-opening 6-5 loss to the Tigers. Perez hit a two-run homer, made a great play at the plate and was unable to come up with two throws home that could have cut down Detroit runs.

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Hawks Field under water. Nebraska baseball may need to move Purdue series (photos)

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Lincoln received over six and a half inches of rain on Wednesday.  Hawks Field, home of the Husker baseball team is under water.  The team needs to weigh the options of where they can play their final home series of the season.  Nebraska will open a three game series with Purdue on Saturday. Husker coach […]

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Nepalese students at UNK hold fundraiser, prayer vigil

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More than 7,000 miles from home, Nepalese students at the University of Nebraska at Kearney are holding a fundraiser to benefit relief efforts following last weekend’s devastating earthquake. UNK graduate student Anjana Brasain says their Nepalese Student Association on campus has just seven members. “For the betterment of Nepal, we are trying to put forth […]

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Royals come up short in series finale against Indians

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Second baseman Jason Kipnis launched his first home run of the season and collected four RBIs, helping power the Indians to a 7-5 victory over the Royals on Wednesday night at Progressive Field.

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National Walk at Lunch Day for a great cause

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Grab your walking shows before leaving home because it is the 9th annual National Walk at Lunch Day. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska Community Relations Specialist Tara Friesen says they are adding a bit of an incentive to get people moving. She says first log on to “nebraskablue.com/walk” and sign their pledge to promise […]

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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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Death investigation complete on an 8 year old Fremont girl

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Fremont police completed their investigation in the tragic death last month of an 8 year old Fremont girl.   After Eva Imus was injured at home, Fremont Police Chief Jeff Elliott says a babysitter was driving her to the hospital when the vehicle was involved in an accident. He says Eva was then put into another […]

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Man injured in house explosion

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An Omaha man suffered burns and smoke inhalation Sunday evening after an explosion inside his home.   Investigators say around 9:00 pm he was trying to get rid of a bed bug infestation by using gasoline. Gas vapors were ignited by the pilot light on a nearby water heater which caused the explosion. Two others inside […]

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