Kansas City Royals overcame a rare blown save by Wade Davis to beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2.
Mike Foltynewicz pitched a career-high eight scoreless innings, Kelly Johnson and A.J. Pierzynski each drove in two runs, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Kansas City Royals 5-0 Saturday night. Foltynewicz (1-1) got his first victory since Aug. 8, holding the Royals to seven hits, while striking out four and walking none. The Braves (9-26) […]
The capital city did quite well in the 2016 tennis state meets!
The Washburn Ichabods stay alive with a victory in the 11th.
Edinson Volquez pitched seven effective innings, Alcides Escobar had two hits, scored a run and drove in a run and the Kansas City Royals beat the Atlanta Braves 5-1 to open a six-game homestand Friday night. The World Series champion Royals had dropped 12 of their previous 16 games, while the Braves, who have the […]
The building houses a display of the original “Rules of Basket Ball,” as written by James Naismith in 1891.
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Kansas City dropped three of four at Yankee Stadium.
A former Colby Community College transfer and Shawnee Heights T-Bird make Washburn baseball history.
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have recalled left-handed pitcher Scott Alexander and selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Peter Moylan from Omaha (AAA). The club has placed right-handed pitchers Chris Young (right forearm strain) and Kris Medlen (right rotator cuff inflammation) on the 15-day disabled list. Young’s D.L. stint is retroactive to […]
Third-seeded Washburn Baseball put together a comeback 8-4 victory over No. 6 seed Northeastern State to open MIAA Tournament play on Friday, May 12. Nick Silva (9-0) went 6.1 innings in the win, allowing four runs on 14 hits with four strikeouts. Silva exited in the seventh to give way to Greg Mason, who tossed […]
Washburn took home to two top individual honors for this years MIAA season.
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer in yet another big first inning against Michael Pineda, and the slumping Kansas City Royals rebounded to beat the New York Yankees 7-3 Wednesday night. Down by four runs six batters in, New York clawed back to 4-3 against Yordano Ventura before Lorenzo Cain hit a two-run single in […]
Brett Gardner doubled home the tiebreaking run off Kelvin Herrera in the eighth inning, and the New York Yankees overcame three home runs by Lorenzo Cain to beat the reeling Kansas City Royals 10-7 Tuesday night. In a back-and-forth game, Kansas City rallied from deficits of 1-0, 5-3 and 7-6 as Cain tied his career […]
Listen to Topeka High senior Matthew Gonzales and Washburn Rural freshman Kristen Wolf.
The Kansas City Royals were notified this afternoon of the 50-game suspension given to infielder Raul Mondesi Jr. Below is a statement from Royals’ Senior Vice President and General Manager Dayton Moore: “This is an unfortunate incident that we believe to be an innocent mistake, but these are the consequences that players face when they […]
Carlos Beltran hit two of New York’s five solo homers in the first three innings off an ineffective Chris Young, and Aroldis Chapman allowed a run in his Yankees debut before closing out a 6-3 victory over the slumping Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Brian McCann, Brett Gardner and Aaron Hicks also went deep […]
The weekend was filled with action: Regional tennis, city meets in track and swimming and soccer results.
Washburn Baseball finished the regular season third in the conference standings and will be the No. 3 seed in the MIAA Tournament, set for next week, May 12-15 in St. Charles, Mo., at the Lou Brock Sports Complex. The Ichabods (31-17) went 26-13 in MIAA play this season and closed the regular season behind Central […]
Eric Hosmer homered for the Royals, just 3-9 in their last 12.
Washburn falls for third time in a row.
Washburn’s offense was quiet.
Nyquist won the Kentucky Derby by 1 ¼ lengths on Saturday, improving to 8-0 in his career as the fourth consecutive favorite to win the race.
Morales hit a three-run homer in the first, providing an early boost for Kansas City’s struggling offense.
Moustakas jammed the thumb on his left hand during the team’s last road trip to Anaheim.
The World Series champion Royals have lost eight of 1
Washburn opens final three-game series with close loss.
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Daniel Murphy finished a triple shy of the cycle, slumping slugger Bryce Harper also went deep and the Washington Nationals routed the floundering Kansas City Royals 13-2 on Wednesday. Murphy and Clint Robinson drove in three runs apiece, and just about everyone else in a gray jersey did something at the plate to help the […]
Hear from KVA Hall of Fame coach Kevin Bordewick on his induction, his player and rest of class.
Check out where 2016 high school graduates are going next year.
Plenty of baseball, softball, swimming and soccer action from last night.
The Royals used some clutch hitting to earn a huge comeback win.
Listen to Topeka High junior Elena Almoguera and Washburn Rural senior Lukas McCalla.
Wildcat Women’s basketball coach Jeff Mittie will be in Manhattan for a few more years.
Top-ranked recruit Josh Jackson has signed and will be a freshmen at the University of Kansas in 2016-17, KU men’s basketball coach Bill Self announced Tuesday. Jackson verbally committed to KU in early April. Jackson (6-foot-8, 205 pounds) is the second No. 1 rated player to sign with Kansas in the past three seasons. Jackson, […]
Centennial League meets were held for tennis and golf. Check out all the action here.
The Kansas City Royals announced that first baseman Eric Hosmer has been named Royals Majestic Player of the Month for April, while right-handed pitcher Wade Davis is the club’s Pitcher of the Month. The player award is determined by a combined fan and media vote, with the pitcher award voted on by local media. Hosmer […]
The Royals offense continued to struggle against Gio Gonzalez.
The Washburn University Athletics Department honored its senior student-athletes and 2015-16 Team Most Valuable Players on Monday, May 2 at the 2016 Senior and MVP Recognition Banquet. The event, held at the Capital Plaza Hotel and Convention Cneter, featured an evening of season highlights, scholarship awards, speeches by selected seniors and recognition of student-athlete accomplishments […]
Washburn Rural’s dominance continues, thanks to a senior leader.
Eric Hosmer homered, Ian Kennedy took a shutout into the sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals ended a long scoreless streak and a five-game skid with a 4-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Lorenzo Cain had an RBI single and scored a run, Alex Escobar had three hits and also scored for […]
Wade Miley downplayed his first career shutout, but his Mariners teammates were a bit more effusive. Miley scattered five hits and Kyle Seager hit a three-run homer to cap a four-run first inning off an ineffective Yordano Ventura and pace the Seattle Mariners to a 6-0 victory over Kansas City on Saturday night, the Royals’ […]
The 2016 NFL Draft is complete and the Kansas City Chiefs ended up selecting nine players to add to their 2016 roster. The Chiefs were very busy on the third and final day of the draft selecting seven players. The first pick the Chiefs made in the fourth round was for an offensive line out […]
Washburn gives themselves a chance to win tie for the MIAA conference title
Felix Hernandez tied Jamie Moyer for the most wins in Seattle Mariners history, accomplishing it with just one hit of support in a 1-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Seth Smith provided the lone run – and the only hit for the Mariners – leading off the sixth inning with a […]
The Chiefs were busy wheeling and dealing again in the second round of the NFL Draft.
One of the best offensive linemen in program history, Kansas State’s Cody Whitehair was selected with the 25th pick of the second round, No. 56 overall, in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Chicago Bears on Friday evening. His selection extended K-State’s Big 12-leading streak with at least one player selected in the NFL Draft […]
Three-time Grammy Award winners and multi-platinum artists Zac Brown Band will headline the first major concert event at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in nearly 30 years as K-State Athletics and Basis Entertainment announced today details for a one-of-a-kind Wildcat Kickoff music festival on Saturday, September 10. Joining Zac Brown Band’s headlining act will be multi-platinum […]
Thursday was jam-packed with action from the high school sports world. Check out the results.
This is the sixth time the Chiefs have traded out of the first round. Other years 2004, 2001, 1993, 1975, 1973.
No. 27 Washburn Baseball built an early lead but faltered late, dropping a 7-5 contest in 10 innings against Central Oklahoma in the series opener on Thursday, April 28. WU (29-15, 18-15 MIAA) had 11 hits in the game but were outdone by UCO’s 17 hits and six runs in the final three innings. Nick Silva started […]
The city tennis star struggled a bit, but ended up being champion at end of day.
LA uses the long ball to finish off the sweep against the Royals.
Listen to Seaman senior Joel Greene and Washburn Rural senior Morgan Henry.
Kansas City has now lost two consecutive games.
Tons of action in the high school sporting world last night.
Royals drop first game of series to the Halos.
The dominance for Washburn Rural continues. Plus, an individual record is no more.
A federal appeals court has ruled that New England Patriots Tom Brady must serve a four-game “Deflategate” suspension imposed by the NFL.
Royals improved to 12-6 on the season with a 6-1 win over Baltimore.
Fans can vote up to 35 times online or via mobile devices, with a maximum of five ballots in a 24-hour period.
Kris Medlen (1-1) allowed seven runs on nine hits and three walks in 3 2/3 innings.
Sophomore wide receiver Byron Pringle had an outstanding debut for the Wildcats, hauling in nine passes for 163 yards.
Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder announced prior to Saturday’s Purple/White Spring Game that safety Dante Barnett, quarterback Jesse Ertz, defensive end Jordan Willis and center Dalton Risner have been chosen by their teammates to serve as captains for the 2016 season. It marks the third-straight season Barnett has been elected a team captain, while […]
Chris Young struck out 10 in six innings, Mike Moustakas homered, doubled twice and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-2 Friday night. Young (1-3), who came in with a 7.90 ERA and had allowed 20 hits in 13 2/3 innings, baffled the Orioles. Young recorded his sixth-career […]
Kansas City selects 28th overall in the 2016 NFL Draft next Thursday night in Chicago.
Under the new agreement, Currie will receive a $100,000 retention incentive on June 30, 2017.
Royals pounded Mike Pelfrey in a 4-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night.
The Royals fell to 9-5 on the season after a 3-2 loss to Detroit on Wednesday night.
Good news for Jayhawk football fans.
Highlighted by Big 12-leading marks from the football, men’s golf and women’s cross country programs, all of Kansas State’s athletic teams met and exceeded the NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate multi-year standard for the sixth straight year as the NCAA released its latest Division I APR data from the 2014-15 academic year. Also, the men’s golf […]
The Kansas Jayhawk student athletes hit the books this past year.
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer and had a career-high five RBIs, Yordano Ventura twice escaped bases-loaded jams and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 8-6 on Tuesday night. The Tigers cut a six-run deficit in half when Jarrod Saltalamacchia homered for the third straight game in the seventh inning. […]
Washburn baseball racked up 17 hits en route to a 9-2 win over Emporia State in game two of a midweek series with the Hornets on Tuesday, April 19. WU (26-13, 21-8 MIAA) officially clinched the series with ESU (28-12, 20-9 MIAA) after winning last week’s opener, 11-8, at ESU and moved one game ahead […]
The NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series returns to Kansas’ capital city in America’s Heartland, May 20-22, for the 28th annual NHRA Kansas Nationals, the eighth event of the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. The best in Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock will compete side-by-side for a chance to […]
Listen to Shawnee Heights senior Dawson Pomeroy and Topeka High freshman Lauren Dietrick
The Kansas City Royals announced today that outfielder Jarrod Dyson has been returned from his rehab assignment with Omaha (AAA) and reinstated from the 15-day disabled list (right oblique strain). Dyson will be in uniform for tonight’s game against the Detroit Tigers. To make room on the 25-man roster for Dyson, outfielder Reymond Fuentes has […]
The Kansas State Wildcat football team is putting the finishing touches on their spring football season. The annual Purple vs White Spring Football game is this Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1:10 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $5 through the K-State Athletics Ticket office in Bramlage Coliseum, online at […]
Spring football practices and spring football games are winding down all across the country. The Kansas Jayhawks held their spring football game two weeks ago, for all of that audio click here. K-State is holding their spring football game this Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, kickoff set for 1:10 p.m. The majority of the […]
The Chiefs have been informed that the NFL has denied the Chiefs‘ appeal for tampering. The loss of the third-round pick stands. “We appreciate the opportunity to make our appeal on this matter, and we acknowledge the minor reduction in fines imposed. However, we continue to believe that the facts of this case combined with […]
Lots of action over the weekend for high school sports. Check out every result that took place.
Josh Reddick’s sacrifice fly off Joakim Soria broke an eighth-inning tie and lifted the Oakland Athletics over the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Sunday. Soria (1-1) relieved to start the eighth, Billy Burns tripled into the right-field corner and Reddick flied to center with one out. Reddick came across the plate standing up, easily beating Lorenzo […]
After watching an early lead slip away, Washburn Baseball charged back to force extras and win it in walk-off fashion, 7-6, in the bottom of the 11th against Lindenwood on Saturday, April 16. WU (25-13, 20-8 MIAA) picks up a sweep of the weekend series against the Lions, using 10 hits in the win. Washburn has […]
Josh Reddick and Stephen Vogt homered to back Sonny Gray’s solid effort, and the Oakland Athletics ended a four-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday. Gray (2-1) pitched through trouble, lasting six innings to earn his first victory against the Royals in four starts, leaving the Boston Red […]
The Kansas City Royals winning streak is now at four as they beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Friday evening. The Royals churned out 12 hits in the game and got the lead early as they scored two runs in the first inning to give starter Edinson Volquez some run support. Lorenzo Cain drove in […]
Ian Kennedy pitched and the Royals bats finally clicked in their series clinching win.
The National Football League announced on Thursday the regular season schedule for the 2016 season. The Kansas City Chiefs will be featured in three primetime television games, including two at Arrowhead Stadium. The Chiefs will host the Oakland Raiders in Week 14 on Thursday Night Football followed by a Dec. 25 Christmas matchup on Sunday […]
Washburn Rural tennis competed at Free State and four city swimming teams went to Manhattan. See results from those events.
This year marks the 71st anniversary of Jackie Robinson signing his professional contract with the Brooklyn Dodgers organization in 1945, which was the first step toward his eventual breaking of the color barrier on April 15, 1947.
The Big 12 Conference established its Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award in 2012-13.
Kansas City drafted Allen in the fourth round out of Idaho State in 2004.
Pat Strathman reflects back on his second-year anniversary at 580 WIBW.
The Tennessee Titans have agreed to trade the top
overall pick in this month’s NFL draft to the Los Angeles Rams.
The Royals used a great start from Yordano Ventura and got the big hit from Salvador Perez
The Kansas Jayhawks roster is starting to take shape for the 2016-2017 season. Wednesday night at the annual KU basketball banquet, freshman, Carlton Bragg announced he would be coming back for his sophomore season. This news comes on the heels of the Jayhawks also getting a commitment from the number one overall recruit according to Rivals.com, […]
Sporting Kansas City didn’t have the 20th anniversary they were hoping for.
Plenty of action yesterday in the high school world. Check out results from girls soccer, boys tennis and track & field.
The Royals found a way to improve to 5-2 after a wild first inning.
Peavler drives all runs in game one to help the Wildcats take down the Trojans.