Gordon's 2-run homer in 9th gives Royals 2-1 win

Gordon's 2-run homer in 9th gives Royals 2-1 win

Posted 8:50 PM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning, giving Kansas City a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins and helping the Royals avoid their first three-game skid since mid-July.

The Royals had been shut down all night by the Twins' Ricky Nolasco, who scattered three (More)...

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Mizzou football releases depth chart

Posted 5:01 PM 8/25/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team released their depth chart Monday for the season opener against South Dakota State this Saturday. The following is the depth chart with analysis.

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Markus Golden's Why

Markus Golden's Why

Posted 8:06 PM 8/24/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Success stories aren't about what. They're about why.

"You have to have a reason," Missouri senior defensive end Markus Golden said. "You got to have a why. And my why has always been to make my family better."

But to understand why, you have to understand how Markus (More)...


SECraft Beer Fest takes to Columbia

SECraft Beer Fest takes to Columbia

Posted 12:02 PM 8/23/2014 by Lexi Spivak, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - As the Missouri Tigers enter their third season in the Southeastern Conference, the South East Craft Beer Fest came to Columbia for the first time Saturday.

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Royals fail to sweep Texas with 3-1 loss

Royals fail to sweep Texas with 3-1 loss

Posted 3:07 PM 8/24/2014 by The Associated Press

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Scott Baker won as a starter for the first time in more than three years and the Texas Rangers beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 3-1 on Sunday to avoid a series sweep.

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