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Royals stumble against Cardinals’ Wacha

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Michael Wacha allowed just one run on five hits in seven innings and Matt Carpenter delivered a two-run homer to lead the Cardinals to a 6-1 victory over the Royals on Sunday, preventing Kansas City from sweeping the three-game I-70 Series.

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#ASGWorthy: Gordon making case for start

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Last season, Alex Gordon helped lead the Royals to their first AL pennant in nearly three decades. Now, the two-time All-Star is in search of his first starting assignment in the Midsummer Classic.

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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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Creighton baseball comes up short against Wolfpack

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The Creighton Baseball team came up just short, falling 5-4, against Nevada on Friday, May 8. The loss dropped Creighton to 27-15, while Nevada moved to 39-12. The Bluejays claimed the lead with a run in the top of the first as sophomore Daniel Woodrow laced a leadoff double to right-center. He went to third […]

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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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Hosmer’s four RBIs push Royals past Indians

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Eric Hosmer belted a go-ahead three-run homer and finished with four RBIs, while Jason Vargas fired six quality innings to lead the Royals to a 5-3 win over the Indians on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Cleveland starter Danny Salazar had nine stri...

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Royals pick up Finnegan after bumpy season debut

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It was the sixth inning and the Royals were clinging to a tiny lead, and up stepped Brandon Moss for the opponent. Bam. Three-run homer by Moss, off a rookie Royals pitcher. This time, it was Brandon Finnegan.

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Moose, Salvy power up to lead 5-0 Royals

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Mike Moustakas and Salvador Perez homered in a five-run fourth inning off Angels ace Jered Weaver as the Royals earned their fifth straight win to open the season, a 6-4 victory on Saturday night at Angel Stadium.

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Nebraska baseball can’t hold lead as Maryland sweeps Huskers in Big Ten series

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The No. 18 Nebraska baseball team (23-10, 3-3 Big Ten) jumped out to a 5-0 lead over the No. 17 Maryland Terrapins (22-7, 7-2 Big Ten) on Sunday afternoon, but the Terrapins fought back and scored the game’s final six runs, including an unearned run in the ninth for a 6-5 walk-off win. The Huskers […]

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Ventura paces Royals with 7 hitless frames

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Yordano Ventura logged seven hitless and scoreless frames, while Eric Hosmer belted a two-run homer to lead the Royals in a 5-1 win over the Mariners on Friday night at Surprise Stadium.

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Perez’s three hits lead big day for Royals’ offense

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Salvador Perez had three of the Royals' 16 hits as K.C. scored in five consecutive innings through the middle of the game on the way to a 10-5 win over the Indians on Thursday at Goodyear Ballpark.

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Kokesh headed to NCAA Nationals as Huskers finish 7th at Big Ten Wrestling Championships

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Nebraska senior Robert Kokesh captured the 174-pound Big Ten title after a 7-3 decision over No. 2 seed Matt Brown of Penn State at St. John Arena on Sunday. Kokesh, the top-ranked wrestler in the country at 174 pounds, earned a first-period takedown to take an early lead before a Brown escape. The Husker senior […]

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Romeo’s career night leads Huskers past Illinois at B1G tourney

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Natalie Romeo hit seven three-pointers and scored 26 points, both career highs, to lead seventh-seeded Nebraska to an 86-71 win over Illinois in the second round of the Big Ten tournament on Thursday. Romeo, a freshman who has started nine straight games since All-American Rachel Theriot was lost for the season with an ankle injury, […]

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Radon-resistant new homes the focus of bill before Unicameral

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Nebraska has one of the worst radon emission rates in the country and the Unicameral is considering a bill that could eventually lead to all new homes in the state being built with radon-resistant measures. Senator Bob Krist of Omaha authored the legislation. “This sets up a task force which will work on the issue […]

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