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Mules Football season preview

by Alex Agueros Sports Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Central Missouri’s slim postseason hopes were all but dashed with a 17-45 loss to Fort Hays State on senior day. That is,…

Reds 13th-inning error sends Royals to 3-1 win

By MARK SCHMETZER (CINCINNATI, AP) — Jarrod Dyson wasn’t even in Kansas City’s original starting lineup Tuesday night. Dyson, who started after Omar Infante was scratched with back spasms, scored…

Morales’ RBI single in 10th lifts Royals past Angels

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Hitting with two outs with runners on base in a key situation doesn’t bother Kendrys Morales. He just focuses on getting a good swing. Morales…

Royals’ bullpen blows 4-run lead, KC loses 7-6 to Angels

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The Royals’ bullpen has been so dominant the past couple years that it had been 126 games since the reigning American League…

Commentary: Let’s welcome our new Friday neighbors, the WHS Tigers

By ALEX AGUEROS Sports Editor (Muleskinner) — This year, Friday night football visits the Central Missouri campus. Should residents at The Crossing — South at Holden hear commotion in their…

Cain homers and gets 4 hits in Royals’ 6-1 win over Tigers

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Lorenzo Cain had a huge night and wanted more. Cain went 4 for 4 with a home run and Yordano Ventura pitched six scoreless innings…

Cueto beats Tigers 4-0 in his Royals’ home debut

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus questioned whether Johnny Cueto’s sometimes funky delivery is legal. Cueto threw a four-hitter in his Kansas City home debut as…

Madson earns save as Royals beat White Sox for 3-game sweep

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — With All-Star reliever Wade Davis nursing a bad back and closer Greg Holland earning saves the past two days and unavailable, Kansas City Royals manager…

Kinsler hits 2-run homer in ninth, Tigers top Royals 8-6

By DAVE HOGG (DETROIT, AP) — The Kansas City Royals have a nine-game lead in the AL Central and would need a massive collapse to miss the postseason. Manager Ned…

Cueto allows just 2 runs, but Royals lose to Tigers 2-1

(DETROIT, AP) — Johnny Cueto still doesn’t have a win for the Kansas City Royals since being acquired from Cincinnati last week. No one in his clubhouse is blaming him.…