Home | Tag Archives: Monday (page 2)

Tag Archives: Monday

Royals can’t finish rally in opener vs. Pirates

kqnk-300x150-default

Travis Ishikawa, claimed by the Pirates off waivers two weeks ago, slammed two doubles and a home run, and drove in four runs as the Pirates held off late Royals comeback attempts for a 10-7 win on Monday night at Kauffman Stadium.

Read More »

Rios’ swipe can help fans steal a home

kqnk-300x150-default

Thanks to the efforts of Alex Rios, one lucky baseball fan could be in line for some financial relief this month. In the fourth inning of the Royals' game against the Pirates on Monday night, Rios caught the Bucs by surprise, stealing home for his club...

Read More »

Cain, Keuchel named AL Co-Players of Week

kqnk-300x150-default

Two players -- Kansas City outfielder Lorenzo Cain and Houston pitcher Dallas Keuchel -- were selected as the American League Player of the Week on Monday. Cain was chosen after batting .412 last week, and Keuchel was selected for a 13-strikeout perfor...

Read More »

Ventura, Royals welcome Burnett, Pirates to KC

kqnk-300x150-default

Something will have to give in Kansas City, where the series opener Monday night between the Royals and the Pirates will feature two of the best teams in recent Interleague play. A.J. Burnett, looking to continue the standout season that has earned him...

Read More »

Royals making most of All-Star moments

kqnk-300x150-default

Almost every Royals All-Star had a mission at Monday's media session. Kelvin Herrera wanted to meet Yankees reliever Dellin Betances. Alcides Escobar wanted to chat it up with Jose Altuve of the Astros. Wade Davis wanted to say hi to Tigers lefty David...

Read More »

Moustakas’ mom on his mind at All-Star Game

kqnk-300x150-default

The Royals' All-Stars were calling it "Royals Row" -- all six Royals All-Stars present were lined up at tables along a side wall at the hotel for their media sessions Monday. "How cool is this?" asked third baseman Mike Moustakas.

Read More »

Drums Across Nebraska set for Monday

kqnk-300x150-default

The 2015 edition of Drums Across Nebraska is Monday, July 13th at Heedum Field on the Midland University Campus in Fremont. Wade Kellett is the executive director of the Railmen Drum and Bugle Corps of Omaha and says participating corps include the Blue Knights from Denver, the Cascades from Seattle, the Mandarins from Sacramento, the […]

Read More »

Orlando answers call with first grand slam

kqnk-300x150-default

Paulo Orlando, who was called up from Triple-A Omaha on Monday, belted his first grand slam in the ninth inning to give the Royals a 9-5 win over the Rays in the opener of a day-night doubleheader on Tuesday afternoon.

Read More »

Manhunt for 12 year old murder suspect

kqnk-300x150-default

Omaha police are searching for a 12 year old murder suspect. Jarrell Milton is wanted for the shooting death of 31 year old Jamymell Ray on Monday, June 29th in northeast Omaha. Two suspects were arrested Monday, July 6th and have been identified as 17 year old Jamar Milton and 15 year old Shuntayvious Primes-Willis. […]

Read More »

Davis, Herrera join KC group as All-Stars

kqnk-300x150-default

The Royals added two more players -- right-handed relievers Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera -- when the reserves for the American League All-Star team were announced Monday.

Read More »

Two Omaha teens face murder charges

kqnk-300x150-default

Omaha police made two arrests in a murder on Monday, June 29th in the northeast part of the city. Police located suspects, a 17 year old male and a 15 year old male. Both were booked on 1st degree murder charges in the death of 31 year old Jamymell Ray. Investigators are still attempting to […]

Read More »

Blanton’s rotation spot in question after loss

kqnk-300x150-default

Royals right-hander Joe Blanton, who had another shaky start in Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Twins at home, is listed as the Royals' probable starter on Thursday. And right-hander Yordano Ventura is scheduled for another Triple-A rehab start on Monday. B...

Read More »

All-Star starters unveiled tonight, full rosters Monday

kqnk-300x150-default

After 65 days of relentless fan voting to determine starting positions players for the 86th All-Star Game, the largest All-Star balloting program in sports closed at 11:59 p.m. ET Thursday. Starting position players will be unveiled tonight at 7:30 ET ...

Read More »