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Mules basketball ranks fourth in the nation in attendance in 2014-15

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Mules basketball team ranked fourth in NCAA Division II basketball attendance in 2014-15 after ranking sixth last year and fourth two seasons ago. This is the…

Royals cut Frasor, place 3B Moustakas on bereavement list

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The Kansas City Royals designated reliever Jason Frasor for assignment and placed third baseman Mike Moustakas on the bereavement list before Monday…

Rays-Royals game postponed, tornado warnings in Kansas City

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Royals scheduled for Monday night was postponed about an hour before the first pitch…

Royals salvage split with Twins with 3-2 victory

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Royals manager Ned Yost treats just about every game the same, especially in July, because the reality is that they all count…

4 Royals elected to start All-Star Game; Reds’ Frazier, too

By RONALD BLUM (NEW YORK, AP) — The All-Star Game will have a Kansas City flavor, just not as much as it appeared last month. And the hometown Reds can…

AL Central-leading Royals fall to second-place Twins, 2-0

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The Royals had just lost their fourth straight, getting shut out for the second time, and manager Ned Yost was hardly thinking…

Experts: Hacking probe will stretch if Cards execs involved

By JUAN A. LOZANO and JIM VERTUNO (HOUSTON, AP) — The federal hacking investigation of the St. Louis Cardinals could take longer if high-level executives are implicated in the breach of…

Altuve helps Astros sweep Royals with 6-5 win

By KRISTIE RIEKEN (HOUSTON, AP) — After the Kansas City Royals tied Wednesday night’s game in the seventh inning, manager Ned Yost felt pretty good about his team’s chances with…

Royals struggle against Keuchel in 4-0 loss to Astros

By KRISTIE RIEKEN (HOUSTON, AP) — Kansas City starter Danny Duffy was done in by a couple of bad pitches on Tuesday night against the Houston Astros. Duffy (2-4) allowed…

Altuve helps Astros to 6-1 win over Royals

By KRISTIE RIEKEN (HOUSTON, AP) — Kansas City’s Joe Blanton didn’t walk anyone in his first two starts this season. Things were a lot different on Monday night, and it…