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7/9/2016

Perez homers, makes key pickoff to lead Royals over Mariners

Perez homers, makes key pickoff to lead Royals over Mariners

Posted 5:54 PM 7/9/2016 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez homered and made a key pickoff throw Saturday to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Marines 5-3.

Perez hit a solo home run off the foul pole in the seventh inning that gave the Royals a two-run lead.

In the eighth, the (More)

7/7/2016

Royals walk-off on Perez double, snap four-game losing streak

Royals walk-off on Perez double, snap four-game losing streak

Posted 2:20 PM 7/9/2016 by Brendon Baker, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

KANSAS CITY - Seattle Mariners' starting pitcher James Paxton was cruising along through 7 innings, allowing only four hits and no runs.

The Mariners built a 3-0 lead over the Kansas City Royals after seven and a half innings, thanks to an RBI single by Daniel Robertson, a sacrifice fly (More)

7/6/2016

Laurence Bowers hosts basketball camp in Columbia

Laurence Bowers hosts basketball camp in Columbia

Posted 6:31 PM 7/6/2016 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Former Missouri basketball player Laurence Bowers doesn't want his basketball camp to be considered a "fun" camp. 

"I feel as if you’re going to a basketball camp, you need to learn. There needs to be some type of improvement from day one to day three," Bowers (More)

7/5/2016

Cardinals put Moss on DL with sprained ankle, recall Grichuk

Cardinals put Moss on DL with sprained ankle, recall Grichuk

Posted 9:17 PM 7/5/2016 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Cardinals have placed slugger Brandon Moss on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left ankle.

Outfielder Randal Grichuk was recalled from Triple-A Memphis but was not in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night.

Moss leads (More)

7/4/2016

Royals lose to Blues Jays in Canada on Fourth of July

Royals lose to Blues Jays in Canada on Fourth of July

Posted 9:32 PM 7/4/2016 by Ben Burke, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

TORONTO - The Kansas City Royals did not find much luck in Canada on America's birthday, falling to the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 on Monday.

KC became another victim to the recent dominance of Blue Jay pitcher Aaron Sanchez. The righty only gave up one run and three hits over eight (More)

7/3/2016

Mexico, Missouri shouts out Tyronn Lue

Mexico, Missouri shouts out Tyronn Lue

Posted 10:46 PM 7/3/2016 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

MEXICO - Tyronn Lue returned to his hometown of Mexico, Missouri - not just as a NBA champion, but a champion of Mexico. 

The Cleveland Cavaliers head coach carried the Larry O'Brien Trophy into the Mexico High School gymnasium to raucous applause from residents last Saturday in a (More)

7/2/2016

Play 60 summer camps teach kids the importance of a healthy lifestyle

Play 60 summer camps teach kids the importance of a healthy lifestyle

Posted 9:48 AM 7/2/2016 by Landon Burke, KOMU 8 Anchor

COLUMBIA - "Play 60" is a national nutrition and exercise program to encourage kids to lead healthier lives. This summer, the camp has come to Columbia.

Columbia's Play 60 camp is hosted at (More)

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