Baseball

8/13/2014

Boonville's 13-year-old baseball team headed to World Series

Posted 12:45 PM 8/13/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports

BOONVILLE - Boonville's 13-year-old baseball team is headed to the Babe Ruth World Series Thursday in Glen Allen, Virginia, for only the third time in the town's history. The tournament begins Aug. 16.

The current players have been together for five years. Right fielder Clayton (More)...

8/10/2014

Royals use big first inning to defeat Giants 7-4

Royals use big first inning to defeat Giants 7-4

Posted 3:20 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)...

Cardinals defeat Orioles 8-3 to avoid sweep

8/9/2014

Royals pull closer to division lead

Royals pull closer to division lead

Posted 8:48 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)...

Orioles blast three home runs, rout Cardinals 10-3

8/8/2014

Butler drives in three runs as Royals beat Giants 4-2

Butler drives in three runs as Royals beat Giants 4-2

Posted 8:38 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)...

Cardinals give up six home runs, lose to Orioles 12-2

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