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Volquez, Royals aim to even set with White Sox

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White Sox starter Jose Quintana is hoping to accomplish a feat he has not reached in his first three seasons: win 10 games. The left-hander gets his last chance of the season in the second of a three-game series against the Royals on Wednesday night.

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Husker soccer star lost for season

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Nebraska women’s soccer standout Jaycie Johnson suffered a torn ACL over the weekend and will miss the remainder of the 2015 season. The injury occurred in the 12th minute against Penn State on Friday night at Barbara Hibner Stadium. Johnson scored three goals and added one assist in nine games this season. For her career, […]

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Lunt making plays for 3-1 Illini

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Illinois coach Bill Cubit says better protection is one of the reasons quarterback Wes Lunt has been making more plays in a 3-1 start to the season. The junior is connecting on better than 60 percent of his passes so far this season with six touchdowns and only two interceptions. Through four games the Illini […]

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Royals make history by logging 90 wins

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With Sunday's 3-0 win over the Indians, the Royals reached 90 wins, accomplishing something only one other team in baseball history has accomplished: They have improved their record for a sixth straight season.

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Royals can make history by logging 90 wins

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With the next win, which would be their 90th, the Royals will achieve something only one other team in baseball history has accomplished: They will have improved their record for a sixth straight season.

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Central locked up, Royals set sights on home field

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With the American League Central crown clinched Thursday, the Royals are playing solely for home-field advantage for the remainder of the season. The Indians, however, are playing for their season. They enter Friday's series opener in Kansas City four ...

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Elbow injury ends season for KC’s Holland

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Royals reliever Greg Holland will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ligament in his right elbow injury. He'll visit a specialist next week to determine whether he needs Tommy John surgery.

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Huskers need more production from front four

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Nebraska will be looking for more production out of the defensive line when the Huskers host Southern Mississippi on Saturday. Preseason All-American tackle Maliek Collins has registered only seven tackles in the first three games of the season. “We’re trying to do some things with Maliek to put him in some more one on one […]

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Nebraska has been here before

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A 1-2 start to the season is not what Nebraska football fans were expecting this season but it does not mean it is a lost season. Mitch Krenk was a tight end of the 1981 squad that opened 1-2 and then trailed Auburn 3-0 at half time on a rainy day in Memorial Stadium. Krenk […]

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No shortage of pumpkins in Nebraska this season

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The wet spring weather squashed the hopes of a good pumpkin crop in areas east of Nebraska. Heavy spring rain followed by a dry, hot summer left many producers with pumpkins spoiling in the field. Tim Vala owns Vala’s Pumpkin Patch in Sarpy County and he says pumpkins in eastern Nebraska look good. Vala says, […]

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Medlen, Royals aim to win season series vs. Tigers

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The Royals keep creeping closer to their first division title in 30 years despite back-to-back losses to the Tigers. They can't clinch it on the home field of the defending American League Central title holders, but a win in the series finale on Sunday...

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Holland closes out Tribe despite dip in velocity

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The fastball from Royals closer Greg Holland used to hover in the 96-97 mph range. But as the season has worn on, that fastball continues to diminish in velocity.

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Huskers eye more national games

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Nebraska coach Mike Riley told the Big Ten Teleconference on Tuesday that the Huskers will continue to schedule high profile non-conference opponents to maintain the program’s national profile. The Huskers face their first road test of the season this week when they visit Miami. “We are going to play some of these national games”, said Riley. […]

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Gordon scores twice in return to leadoff spot

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For the first time since Sept. 28, 2013, Alex Gordon is again the Royals' leadoff hitter. And it's a role Gordon will keep through the rest of the regular season and throughout the playoffs.

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