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Key 1985 Royals gather at Negro Leagues Museum

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Whether a team is a consistent contender or one that has endured several angst-ridden decades trying to get to the postseason, nearly every club has a healthy list of Hall of Fame-caliber players and at least a few unforgettable October moments. On Wed... Read More »

Sundberg remembers Royals’ 1985 championship season

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Jim Sundberg's memory of where his World Series ring is may be a little hazy, but he still vividly recalls the events of October 1985. That was when the Royals played in their last World Series, and Sundberg played a significant role in bringing home t... Read More »

Royals’ machine built to perform in October

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As baseball has changed over the past half-decade or so, it seems that the formula for winning in October may have changed, as well. And if that is in fact the case, then the best example is the American League champion Royals. Read More »

History indicates extended layoff won’t hinder Royals

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The story of the 2014 playoffs -- at least on the American League side of things -- has been the utter dominance of the Kansas City Royals. But might the Royals be a victim of their own October success? Read More »

Statcast: A groundbreaking look at top LCS plays

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With Statcast, a new tracking technology that measures player movement all over the field, we have access to player data that we never had before, and it's changing the way we've been able to analyze this memorable October. Read More »

Royals lean on Cain to forge 2-0 ALCS advantage

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It yet was another gripping, spectacular night of October baseball at Camden Yards on Saturday, as the Royals once again had to go to the wire to defeat the Orioles, 6-4, to take a 2-0 lead back home in the American League Championship Series. Read More »

Royals, O’s set to begin throwback ALCS

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They're two teams with rich histories and passionate followings, yet they haven't played deep into October since a current generation of fans was in preschool, if even that. That leads you to believe we're in for a refreshing and entertaining American ... Read More »

After trying season, Moustakas a hero in October

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Mike Moustakas didn't know whether the pitch was a changeup or a fastball. He couldn't hear the dozens of friends and family members in attendance going crazy, while the rest of Angel Stadium fell silent. Read More »

Yost finds unconventional path to victory

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This was Ned Yost's first time managing a postseason game, but this wasn't his first postseason rodeo, the Royals skipper having taken 11 trips to October on Hall of Famer Bobby Cox's staff with the Braves. Let's just say it wasn't a boring debut for Y... Read More »

Pipeline Perspectives: Ventura ready to key Royals’ run

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No rookie will have a greater impact on his team in September and October than Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura writes MLB.com's Jim Callis. Read More »

Cain talks exciting October in Chatting Cage

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The Royals and Cameron Lo Cain are both due this October. The former has not been to the postseason since 1985. The latter will be born to expecting parents Lorenzo and Jenny Cain around the middle of that month, near the time when an American League c... Read More »

NCHS Students of the Month for October Announced

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Congratulations to the NCHS Students of the Month for October 2013 Marisa Maddy and Austin Hager!! Read More »

NCHS October Artists of the Month Announced

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The following are the results for the October 2013 NCHS Artist of the Month competition:Student Choice1. Jared Shelton2. James Berry3. Lindsay Addington4. Zac Esslinger5. Steve Cummings-tie6. Hannah Pollock-tie7. Hanna Brooks8. Brooke Sumner9. Shauna G... Read More »

Girls Win Regional Cross Country, Boys Qualify

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Saturday, October 26 was an outstanding day for NCHS Cross Country!  The team traveled to Ellsworth to compete in the Class 3A Regional Championships. The Girls Team were able to earn the Regional Championship and the Boys Team garnered 3rd Place.... Read More »

Hildebrand, White Qualify for State Tennis

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Regional Tennis at WaKeeney Oct 11 & 12Norton Team finished 9thAshley Hildebrand and Jessica White placed 6th in Doubles and qualified for the State Tennis Meet in Pratt on October 18-19. Congratulations Ashley & Jessica!! Read More »