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Lincoln falls at Sioux City

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The Lincoln Saltdogs stranded a season-high 13 runners in a 9-1 loss at division-leading Sioux City Monday night. The Explorers scored three quick runs in the first and plated five more in the third, aided by three Lincoln errors, to race out to an 8-0 advantage. The clubs play the second of the four-game series Tuesday […]

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Royals miffed by ‘call stands’ in decisive 8th

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To the Royals, Tuesday night's 2-1 loss to the Indians was decided a replay of an attempted double play in the top of the eighth inning that ultimately led to the winning run.

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Papillion 12 year old opening RockFest

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Many 12 year old boys and girls play the guitar but very few like Aidan Fisher of Papillion. Aidan and his father, Chris are on the road today heading to Kansas City where he will open RockFest with his own version of the National Anthem. Fisher says Aidan started taking piano lessons when he was […]

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Weather Forecasts Cause KSHSAA To Make State Tournament Changes

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TOPEKA, Kan.—The 2015 KSHSAA State Baseball and Softball Tournaments are set to begin this Thursday, however due to recent forecasts of rainy conditions the schedule has been altered and procedures set in place to help improve tournament play. State Track and Field and State Soccer are on as scheduled. Stay tuned to the KSHSAA Twitter account and website for updates. Softball Schedule Thursday, ...

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NU women to play NC State in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

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Nebraska will play North Carolina State on Thursday, Dec. 3, in the 2015 Big Ten/ACC Challenge.  The Huskers, who defeated No. 9 Duke, 60-54 in Lincoln on Dec. 3, 2014 in the annual challenge, will play host to the Wolfpack exactly one year after beating the Blue Devils in the series between two of the nation’s […]

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Volquez trusts in Salvy to escape tight spot

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Right-hander Edinson Volquez induced a ground ball from Jhonny Peralta and the Royals turned a double play to preserve a 3-2 win over the Cardinals on Saturday night.

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Royals facing decision between Butera, Kratz

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Two weeks ago, the Royals were fairly adamant that Erik Kratz was their backup catcher, even with the acquisition of veteran Drew Butera. Now, however, Butera's defensive play has created some discussion about whether that is still true.

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First round 2015 state baseball tournament scores

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Baseball state tournament–Class A Omaha Westside 7, Grand Island 3 Millard North 9, Papillion-La Vista 8 Millard South 8, Millard West 2 Lincoln Southwest 4, Lincoln Southeast 0, suspended in the 5th inning, they play today at 2pm. Monday’s schedule: Game 5—Grand Island (20-8) vs. Papillion-La Vista (22-8), 4 p.m. Game 6—Millard West (20-11) vs. Loser […]

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Facing Yankees, Duffy seeking return to win column

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The Yankees and Royals will play the second game of their weekend series on Saturday, with New York's CC Sabathia (1-5, 5.20 ERA) and Kansas City's Danny Duffy (2-2, 5.67 ERA) locking up in a matchup of left-handers.

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Huskers open Big 10 softball tourney with win over host Buckeyes

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The Nebraska softball team opened postseason play with a 5-2 win over host Ohio State in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament Friday evening at Buckeye Field. With the win, Nebraska (33-20) advanced to Saturday’s second semifinal. The Huskers will face either second-seeded Minnesota or No. 10 seed Iowa at 5 p.m. (Central) on […]

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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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Husker softball gets a bye at the Big Ten Tournament

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Nebraska earned the No. 3 seed for the upcoming Big Ten Softball Tournament in Columbus, Ohio, and the Huskers will open play at the tournament on Friday, May 8, at 4:30 p.m. The Huskers, who have finished in the top three of the final league standings in each of their first four seasons in the […]

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Colon, Royals complete stellar double play

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Christian Colon, Omar Infante and Eric Hosmer pulled off what likely is the Royals' double play of the season so far in the third inning against Detroit on Sunday.

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