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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)