Posted 5:20 PM 8/10/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each homered and Danny Duffy pitched into the seventh inning as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-4 Sunday to extend their winning streak to seven games.
The Royals, who won 10 in a row in June, have put together (More)
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Posted 4:38 PM 8/10/2014 by The Associated Press
BALTIMORE (AP) - Rookie Kolten Wong had four hits and scored twice, Peter Bourjos homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
After allowing nine home runs in losing the first two games of the series by a collective 22-5 score, the (More)
Posted 10:48 PM 8/9/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - James Shields threw a four-hitter and Alex Gordon homered as the Kansas City Royals won their sixth straight, beating the San Francisco Giants 5-0 on Saturday night.
The Royals have won nine of 10 to move with 1 1-2 games of AL Central-leading Detroit. The Royals (More)
Posted 6:28 PM 8/9/2014 by The Associated Press
BALTIMORE (AP) - Caleb Joseph homered in his fifth consecutive game, Nelson Cruz hit his 30th and Delmon Young also went deep as the Batlimore Orioles beat John Lackey and the St. Louis Cardinals 10-3 Saturday.
All three home runs came with a man on against Lackey (1-1), making his second (More)
Posted 10:38 PM 8/8/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Billy Butler homered and drove in three runs and outfielder Nori Aoki threw out to runners in the same innings as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 Friday night for their fifth straight victory.
The Royals, who have not been in the playoffs (More)
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Posted 9:19 PM 8/8/2014 by The Associated Press
BALTIMORE (AP) - J.J. Hardy hit two of Baltimore's season-high six home runs, and the Orioles cruised past the St. Louis Cardinals 12-2 Friday night to move a season-high 17 games over .500.
On a night in which the team wore 1954 throwback uniforms to mark the 60th anniversary of its (More)
Posted 5:58 PM 8/3/2014 by The Associated Press
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - James Shields pitched eight sharp innings for his first win in nearly a month, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Sunday.
Shields (10-6) retired his first 15 batters before Josh Reddick hit a leadoff homer in the sixth. Alberto Callaspo then (More)
Posted 4:27 PM 8/3/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey won his St. Louis debut when the Cardinals rallied for three runs in the seventh inning, capped by a go-ahead from rookie Oscar Taveras to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Sunday.
The Cardinals took two of three from NL Central-leading Milwaukee and pulled (More)
Posted 9:43 PM 8/2/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong broke out of a slump with a home run and three RBIs and Justin Masterson won his St. Louis debut as the Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-7 on Saturday night.
St. Louis, which had lost three of its previous four, moved two games behind first-place (More)
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Posted 6:43 PM 8/2/2014 by The Associated Press
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Jon Lester won his Oakland debut while pitching into the seventh inning and Jonny Gomes got two hits during an eight-run burst in his return to the Athletics as they beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 Saturday.
Two days after being traded from the sagging World Series (More)
Posted 2:39 PM 8/1/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer will be out three to six weeks with a stress fracture of the third finger of his right hand.
He aggravated a previous injury on a check swing in the fourth inning of a 6-3 victory Thursday night over the Minnesota Twins. (More)
Posted 9:25 PM 7/31/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) -- Stuck in limbo between contending and conceding, the Kansas City Royals opted to stand pat as baseball's non-waiver trade deadline passed Thursday, even as several other teams pulled off splashy moves.
The Tigers, who led the Royals by 4 1/2 games in the AL Central at (More)
MUTigers.com will sit down with Mizzou gymnastics' incoming freshman this summer. This week we get to know Kelli Martin.
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Missouri Basketball announced its complete regular-season schedule on Friday as a trip to the 2014 Maui Invitational and the 33rd annual Bud Light Braggin' Rights Game against Illinois highlight a challenging slate of games. Mizzou has five non-conference games currently scheduled against clubs that won 20 (or more) games a...
According to the story, the tradition of freshmen taking care of the "Rock M" inside Faurot Field dates back to 1927, when a group of freshmen built the M out of extra rocks that were left over from the stadium's construction. And so, for the last 87 years, the youngest...
Mizzou Athletics announced on Friday that student season tickets for the 2014 football season are sold out. The announcement comes just more than a week before the Tigers open against South Dakota State at Memorial Stadium on Aug. 30 at 2:30 p.m. on ESPNU.