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Moose comes calling with monster day

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Some of the best at-bats Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas has executed all season were on display Sunday in the Royals' crazy 8-6 win over the Red Sox.

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Zobrist can envision re-signing with Royals

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Super utility man Ben Zobrist has been with the Royals all of 20 games, and already they've made such an impression on him he can envision being with the team again next season.

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Nebraska Wesleyan focuses on ground game

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Despite all the changes in style of play in college football one thing has remained constant, teams that run the ball and stop the run are successful. Those are two areas Nebraska Wesleyan coach Brian Keller has focused on heading into the new season. The Prairie Wolves averaged only 41 yards of rushing and gave […]

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Young makes a move at linebacker

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Nebraska football coach Mike Riley says freshman linebacker Dedrick Young will not be redshirting this season and has made a major move in practice. The Peoria, Arizona native is likely to see the field this season at a position that lacks depth. Riley says Young’s consistency has moved him up the depth chart. “Relatively quiet […]

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Guthrie eyes continued success in clash with Reds

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The Reds and Royals will meet for the final time in the regular season on Wednesday night when they wrap up a two-game Interleague series at Great American Ball Park.

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Key week underway for Husker offense

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As the season opener approaches it is a big week for the Nebraska offense. With installation complete and one scrimmage under its belt offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf says the fine tuning begins. “We’ve thrown a lot at them and challenged them with the installation and learning it. I feel like they have done a pretty […]

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Yost: KC fans more vocal than Cards

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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...

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New era begins at Nebraska-Kearney

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As fall camp begins a new era is underway at Nebraska-Kearney where Josh Lamberson is preparing for his first season as head coach. The former All-American quarterback at Northwest Missouri State spent the past seven years as an assistant in the MIAA and takes over a UNK program that has finished 3-8 in each of […]

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Nebraska fall hunting season outlook

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Nebraska may turn out to be one of the best states in the nation for hunting this fall. Nebraska Game and Parks Commission spokesperson Greg Wagner says they are currently taking a survey of the fowl population. Wagner says, “Our pheasant population, where we have suitable habitat, everybody knows it has been very, very low. […]

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Omaha falters late at Iowa

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The Omaha Storm Casers squandered a 4-1 lead in a 5-4 loss to the Iowa Cubs in Pacific Coast League action. Iowa scored two runs in the bottom of the eighth inning and two more in the bottom of the ninth to rally for the victory. After converting his first eight save opportunities this season, Scott […]

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Volquez gets yet another shot at White Sox

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The Royals and White Sox have seen each other for three different series -- 10 games -- this season, and starters Edinson Volquez and John Danks have pitched in three of those contests. And now for the fourth time, Volquez and Danks will face off again...

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Coach Riley attracts a lot of attention at Husker Fan Day

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Call it the unofficial start of the football season. At least, for the fans. Lines stretched the length of the football field at Memorial Stadium for Nebraska Football Fan Day Wednesday as Husker fans sought autographs from their favorite players. The star of the day, though, seemed to not be any player, but the new […]

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Creighton favored in Big East volleyball

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For the third straight season, the Creighton Volleyball team has been picked to win the BIG EAST Conference in a preseason vote of league coaches. The Bluejays return four starters and 11 letterwinners from a 25-9 team that swept the BIG EAST regular-season and tournament titles last fall while reaching a third straight NCAA Tournament. […]

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Ventura set to square off with powerful Blue Jays

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura (5-7, 4.86 ERA) is set to take the hill for the Royals against Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buehrle (11-5, 3.29 ERA). Ventura is coming off one of his best starts of the season in a win over Houston, while Buehrle got a no-de...

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