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Finnegan’s role up for debate at start of camp

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Brandon Finnegan surprised many observers last season when, just months after being drafted in the first round out of TCU, he was called up in September and pressed into fairly high-leverage situations with the Royals. Entering camp, a question remains...

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NU baseball loses opening series to UNLV

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After posting a 2-0 shutout win on Friday night in the season opener, the Nebraska baseball team dropped the final two games of its series with UNLV, including a 3-0 loss in the finale on Sunday. Nebraska had the tying or go-ahead run at the plate in both the eighth and ninth innings, but couldn’t […]

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NU men miss out on first Big Ten road win

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Shavon Shields scored a game-high 19 points but Nebraska was unable to get its first Big Ten road win of the season, as the Huskers fell at Purdue, 66-54, Sunday evening. Shields hit 7-of-13 shots from the field to lead three Huskers in double figures, as Nebraska fell to 13-12 on the season and 5-8 in Big […]

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Crete High School looking for new football coach

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Chuck McGinnis, the head football coach at Crete High School for the past 16 years is stepping down. He led the Cardinals to the playoffs in 15 of those season, bringing Class B state titles home to Crete in 2000, ’06, ’07 and ’10. He had a .722 winning percentage with a 130-50 record. McGinnis says he […]

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Five Royals looking to rebound after struggling in 2014

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As Spring Training inches ever so near, it's time to zero in on many of the issues surrounding the Royals, the defending American League Champions. We'll do this in daily segments, targeting specific issues. Today's segment will focus on Royals player...

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Big East pitcher of the week honors go to Creighton junior Micaela Whitney

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Creighton softball junior Micaela Whitney capped off an impressive opening week by claiming BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week honors the league office announced Monday afternoon. Whitney started the season and her Creighton career by hurling a no-hitter in the Bluejays’ 2015 season opener against Pacific at the Kajikawa Classic on Thursday. The junior struck […]

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Shields, Padres agree to 4-year deal

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The Padres continued their offseason overhaul on Sunday, agreeing to a four-year contract with free-agent starting pitcher James Shields, according to a source. The deal, which includes a club option for a fifth season, is pending a physical, and is li...

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As starter or off bench, Dyson will play hard for Royals

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Outfielder Jarrod Dyson was a major reason the Royals were 72-1 when leading after seven innings last year, but his late-game defensive role could fade this season due to the club singing Alex Rios. While Dyson would like an everyday role, he'll do wha...

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On the Cusp: Kansas City Royals

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The defending American League champions won't return the exact same team this coming season, but most of their roster remains intact. There are some players and pitchers on the cusp that could help at some point.

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Signups for 2015 MLB.TV are underway

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Signups are underway for MLB.TV, which surpassed 100 million streams in 2014 for the first time in a single season and returns with a completely re-engineered web-based HD media player and an Emmy Award for the advanced technology enjoyed by millions o...

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Signups for 2015 MLB.TV are underway

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Signups are underway for MLB.TV, which surpassed 100 million streams in 2014 for the first time in a single season and returns with a completely re-engineered web-based HD media player and an Emmy Award for the advanced technology enjoyed by millions o...

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