How Long Can Royals Fans Wait For A Winner

How Long Can Royals Fans Wait For A Winner
(AP) — Ned Yost is asking long-suffering Kansas City Royals fans to wait a little longer. In spite of their league-worst 36-52 record going into Friday night’s game against Detroit, the manager feels certain better days are ahead.
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Bowden Drives in Three as T-Bones Tame Diablos
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Catcher Johnny Bowden went three-for-four with a double and three RBI for the Kansas City T-Bones (22-29) as they defeated the El Paso Diablos (13-38), 6-2, in the first game of a four-game series on Thursday night at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.
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Posted by admin - July 10, 2011 at 8:11 am

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Wandering child reunited with family
The small child with autism found wandering in Kansas City Friday morning has been reunited with family members.
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Duke Energy gives wind power in Kansas a boost
Duke Energy Corp. is building its second large-scale wind farm in Kansas, providing electricity for Kansas City Power & Light Co.
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K-State men’s basketball schedule set
MANHATTAN — The Kansas State Wildcats have reached out to a pair of their top regional markets for the marquee games on their 2011-12 nonconference men’s basketball schedule, released Wednesday by the school.
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The Royals Remain Cold In The Heat Of The Summer
(AP) — Magglio Ordonez’s two-run home run just six pitches into the game staked Rick Porcello to an early lead and got the Detroit Tigers rolling toward a 6-4 victory Friday night over Kyle Davies and the reeling Kansas City Royals.
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Posted by admin - July 9, 2011 at 8:06 am

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Bubba Starling Still Undecided Between Nebraska Football, Royals Baseball

Bubba Starling Still Undecided Between Nebraska Football, Royals Baseball
Bubba Starling has a choice to make. He can play football at the University of Nebraska, whom he committed to play for this season. He can join the Kansas City Royals, whom drafted Starling with the fifth pick in the 2011 MLB Draft. Bubba Starling has a choice to make. He can play football at the University of Nebraska, whom he committed to play for this season. He can join the Kansas City …
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Weekend Time Schedule
All Times EDT Saturday BASEBALL American League Tampa Bay at N.Y. Yankees, 1:05 p.m. Minnesota at Chicago White Sox , 4:10 p.m. Toronto at Cleveland, 7:05 p.m. Baltimore at Boston, 7:10 p.m. Detroit at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m. Oakland at Texas, 8:05 p.m. Seattle at L.A. Angels, 9:05 p.m. National League San Diego at L.A. Dodgers, 4:10 p.m. Atlanta at Philadelphia, 4:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs at …
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Kansas City Takes Slugfest in Wichita, 11-8
WICHITA, Kan. – The Kansas City T-Bones (19-27) erased an early deficit with an eight-run third inning and held off the Wichita Wingnuts (25-22) in an 11-8 victory on Friday night in Wichita, KS.
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Posted by admin - July 8, 2011 at 8:25 am

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AFC West evening notes
It’s been discussed often on this blog, but an Arizona outlet looks at whether or not the Chiefs will pursue Arizona receiver Steve Breaston to be a slot receiver. Breaston, of course, played for Kansas City coach Todd Haley in his first two seasons in Arizona. I think it could happen. The Chiefs will be cautious and deliberate in free agency, but this could be a match. The Broncos’ young …
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Portland Timbers Vs. Sporting Kansas City: The Sheen Is Off In Portland
The Portland Timbers burst out of the gate, opening their MLS existence with five straight wins at home. It hasn’t gone quite so smoothly ever since, as the Timbers have not won anywhere since then. The latest result was a 2-1 loss at home to Sporting Kansas City on Saturday. CJ Sapong and Aurelien Collin scored four minutes apart early in the first half and Sporting held on for their fourth win …
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Fan Mail: Jeff Francis talks Royals, Rocktober and Sports Illustrated cover
In this edition of “Fan Mail,” former Rockies pitcher Jeff Francis, now pitching for Kansas City, defends the Royals’ raw young talent, recounts favorite mile-high memories and confesses to hoarding a special Sports Illustrated cover.
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Posted by admin - July 7, 2011 at 8:09 am

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Coping with the heat just a part of kid baseball

Coping with the heat just a part of kid baseball
Walmart runs, sunscreen and water — albeit boiled — made the Kansas State Championship 14-and-under baseball tournament and its unrelenting heat much more bearable last Saturday in Shawnee. As noon crept by at the Mid-America Sports Complex and the temperature hovered in the upper 90s, bleachers were abandoned in favor of shade under a cloudless sky. A welcome breeze made sporadic appearances …
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Peachtree City 
a national finalist in patriotism contest
Peachtree City 
a national finalist in patriotism contest
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Summer project
The summer basketball experience — which for the Tonganoxie boys meant two games every Tuesday in June on the campus of Rockhurst University in Kansas City, Mo. — proved valuable to THS players.
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Posted by admin - July 6, 2011 at 8:05 am

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Flooding concerns rise after heavier-than-expected weekend rainfall in Missouri

Flooding concerns rise after heavier-than-expected weekend rainfall in Missouri
KANSAS CITY — Officials are monitoring water levels on the Missouri River after recent rains caused renewed flooding concerns in some areas. The State Emergency Management Agency says a heavier-than-expected rainfall of 1 1/2 to 2 inches fell overnight in the Missouri River Basin. Rain and thunderstorms remain in the forecast Sunday. Flash flooding was reported in some areas, and most of the …
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Rockies add 2B Ellis to active roster
The Colorado Rockies have added second baseman Mark Ellis to the active roster Friday, in time for the team’s game against the Kansas City Royals.
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Posted by admin - July 5, 2011 at 8:11 am

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City of Lawrence dismissed from lawsuit involving death of former KU Athletic Director Bob Frederick

City of Lawrence dismissed from lawsuit involving death of former KU Athletic Director Bob Frederick
The city of Lawrence has been dismissed from a lawsuit involving the 2009 death of former Kansas University Athletic Director Bob Frederick.
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MLS WRAP – Week 16: Dallas continue winning form as NYRB held at San Jose
Chicago Fire Chivas Chivas USA Colorado Rapids Columbus Crew DC United DC United FC Dallas Houston Dynamo LA Galaxy New England Revolution Philadelphia Union Portland Timbers Real Salt Lake San Jose Earthquakes Seattle Sounders Sporting Kansas City MLS Six matches were played on the weekend with a couple more scheduled for early this week but there was plenty of action in Major League Soccer as …
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Kansas Abortion Clinic To Get License
The Kansas health department now says that one of its three abortion providers will receive a license to continue performing abortions.
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KC’s union employees soon will get raises, city manager says
After weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations, Kansas City soon will provide raises to its union employees, City Manager Troy Schulte confirmed Thursday. The city’s employees have gone for two years without raises, and this year’s city budget did not include money for a wage increase. But the bargaining agreements with the city’s blue-collar workers and with the firefighters union called for …
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Posted by admin - July 4, 2011 at 8:04 am

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NFL Lockout: Think You Have What It Takes? Play Kansas City Chiefs “Choose Your Own Adventure”

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Sporting Kansas City take on the Vancouver Whitecaps on June 25, 2011 at LiveStrong Sporting Park in Kansas City, KS. Sporting KC won 2-1. We sat on the front row of the south stand.

NFL Lockout: Think You Have What It Takes? Play Kansas City Chiefs “Choose Your Own Adventure”
Do you ever wish that you were calling the shots for a NFL franchise? In the Kansas City Chiefs “Choose your own adventure” game you get to make the decisions that affect the outcome of every game of the season. In case you missed the first edition, click here to go through the first four games of the season for the Chiefs. You’ll start the adventure over at Arrowhead Pride and you will read …
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Federal judge blocks new Kansas licensing law, regulations for abortion providers
TOPEKA, Kan. – A federal judge has temporarily blocked Kansas from enforcing new rules for its abortion providers.
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AP: Planned Parenthood denied Kansas abortion license
TOPEKA (AP) — Planned Parenthood disclosed Thursday that its Kansas clinic had been denied a state license to continue performing abortions as the group filed its own lawsuit to block new state rules that will make Kansas the first state in the nation without an abortion provider.
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Posted by admin - July 3, 2011 at 8:08 am

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Early fireworks night

Early fireworks night
With Ellis in lineup, Rockies explode for 3 homers, 9 runs to blast Kansas City.
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Abortion showdown set for Friday afternoon
The showdown over Kansas’ licensing requirements for abortion clinics is set for Friday afternoon in Kansas City, Kan. A hearing has been scheduled in federal court for 3 p.m. in the case that pits two Kansas City-area abortion clinics against the state in its efforts to impose new rules on abortion clinics.
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Iowa City starts community project to write book — 140 characters at a time
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Organizers of the Iowa City Book Festival have launched plans for the community to collaborate to write a book, 140 characters at a time.
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Posted by admin - July 2, 2011 at 8:10 am

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Padres finish sweep of KC
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Kansas City Royals found yet another way to lose.
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DST Worldwide Services Launches Test Automation Framework
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — DST Worldwide Services (DSTWS) has launched a new test automation framework, a leading-edge platform designed for automating functional and regression testing in system environments. This solution was created using industry-standard process frameworks to provide comprehensive automation capabilities and address the key challenges of traditional …
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Posted by admin - July 1, 2011 at 8:18 am

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