Posted 1:24 PM 8/31/2015 by Jacob Kornhauser, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
KANSAS CITY - Royals all-star left fielder Alex Gordon is set to return to the team as early as Tuesday night.
Gordon went down with a major groin strain on July 8, an injury which was supposed to keep him out of action for eight weeks. About seven weeks later, he's (More)...
Posted 5:32 PM 8/30/2015 by Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Matt Carpenter, Brandon Moss and Mark Reynolds all hit home runs, Yadier Molina drove in two and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-5 on Sunday.
Jason Heyward added three hits and drove in a run for the Cardinals, who won for the seventh time in (More)...
Posted 8:22 PM 8/28/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Kendrys Morales hit his 15th homer, Edinson Volquez pitched into the seventh inning and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Friday night.
Morales put the Royals up 3-1 with a two-run shot in the third off Erasmo Ramirez (More)...
Posted 6:53 PM 8/27/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from around the area for Thursday, August 27:
High School Softball:
Ozark 10, Rock Bridge 5
Moberly 3, Kirksville 2 (F/7)(More)...
Posted 5:33 PM 8/27/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
ASHLAND - Four Southern Boone football players want to prove it's never too late to put on the pads. Three Eagles return this season to play the game they love after taking a year hiatus from the team; another joins the team without any experience at the high school level.
Fletcher Mccune (More)...
Posted 5:01 PM 8/27/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Yordano Ventura struck out a career-high 11 in just six innings, Paulo Orlando homered and the Kansas City Royals hung on to beat the struggling Baltimore Orioles 5-3 on Thursday.
Ventura (9-7) allowed two hits and four walks to improve to 5-0 in his last seven (More)...