Norton, KansasLocal Weather Alerts
There are currently no active weather alerts.
Home | Tag Archives: Kansas City (page 5)

Tag Archives: Kansas City

Zobrist caps rally, Royals even ALDS at 1-1

kqnk-300x150-default

Ben Zobrist singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning off Astros reliever Will Harris, scoring Alcides Escobar, and the Royals' bullpen tossed three scoreless innings in a pulsating 5-4 win on Friday at Kauffman Stadium as Kansas City evened th...

Read More »

Morales, Young shine, but can’t carry KC

kqnk-300x150-default

If you looked at the splendid performances of two Royals on Thursday night, you would have sworn that Kansas City had won the opener of this American League Division Series. Those two -- Chris Young and Kendrys Morales -- were terrific. But they didn't...

Read More »

Cueto’s struggles with Royals put firmly in the past

kqnk-300x150-default

When the Royals acquired Johnny Cueto from the Reds on July 26, they figured they were getting a surefire ace they could lean on down the stretch and into the postseason. But it didn't quite work out that way, as the right-hander uncharacteristically s...

Read More »

MLB to open Urban Youth Academy in KC

kqnk-300x150-default

A Major League Baseball Urban Youth Academy is coming to Kansas City.The Royals, MLB and the City of Kansas City on Friday announced plans for an indoor training facility and four new diamonds at Parade Park.

Read More »

Cueto, Royals closing in on first AL Central title

kqnk-300x150-default

Right-hander Johnny Cueto, acquired by the Royals in July to help improve their postseason aspirations, will get a chance to help Kansas City close in on its first division title since 1985 on Thursday night when he faces the Mariners at Kauffman Stadium.

Read More »

5 areas of concern bring challenges to Royals

kqnk-300x150-default

The Royals won a game Tuesday night. There was a time rather recently when that didn't qualify as major news, but the American League Central's central figures have been laboring of late. Let's be clear: The Royals still have a lot going for them. But ...

Read More »

Duffy looks to keep Royals rolling vs. Tribe

kqnk-300x150-default

Following a Royals victory Tuesday night to even the four-game series, left-hander Danny Duffy will look to keep it going for Kansas City, opposing Indians right-hander Danny Salazar.

Read More »

Royals blank Tribe, trim magic number to 9

kqnk-300x150-default

Right-hander Kris Medlen turned in 6 1/3 strong innings and the Royals' bullpen did the rest, claiming a 2-0 victory over the Indians on Tuesday night at Progressive Field. The win was only the third in the past 11 games for Kansas City.

Read More »

Duffy opens Royals’ trip with matchup vs. O’s

kqnk-300x150-default

The last time the Royals took the field at Camden Yards, last October, it was part of a four-game sweep in the American League Championship Series over the Orioles. And while Kansas City is in line to ensure another playoff berth, Baltimore will have t...

Read More »

Royals set to host White Sox for weekend set

kqnk-300x150-default

John Danks will be in search of his 10th career victory vs. the Royals on Friday as the White Sox begin a three-game series in Kansas City, which will send Kris Medlen to the hill.

Read More »

Royals alumni teach baseball to kids at Play Ball KC

kqnk-300x150-default

Former Royals All-Star outfielder Willie Wilson joined seven other former Kansas City players on Sunday to teach throwing and fielding skills as part of an MLB and U.S. Conference of Mayors' initiative called Play Ball KC. The event focused on strength...

Read More »

Medlen joins rotation for opener with Orioles

kqnk-300x150-default

The Orioles and Royals faced off in the 2014 playoffs but have yet to meet in 2015. The upcoming postseason is certainly on the minds of both squads heading into a crucial four-game series that starts Monday night in Kansas City.

Read More »

Yost: KC fans more vocal than Cards

kqnk-300x150-default

Last season, Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with his club's fans to show up and bring energy to Kauffman Stadium. A year later, he praised the Kansas City faithful for being more vocal than their Cardinals counterparts, which drew a response from many...

Read More »