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Yankees Edge the Royals 3-2 to End a Three Game Skid

NEW YORK (AP) – Robinson Cano homered, Phil Hughes beat Kansas City for the second time this month and the New York Yankees – still looking to bust out with the bats – eked out a 3-2 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night. Derek Jeter delivered a bases-loaded single that tied the score in...
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Buffalo Linksters Finish 8th at State Golf and Beat Rival Dodge City

Garden City-(westernkansasnews.com)  It was the first time in 14 years that the 6A State Golf Tournament had been held in Garden City and this time it was at Buffalo Dunes.  The last time it was at the Golf Club at Southwind in 1998, when the Buffaloes produced a State Champion with Cole Wassinger, who...
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Kansas City Blanks the Yankees

NEW YORK (AP) – Felipe Paulino blanked New York for the second time in a month, and Mike Moustakas and Jeff Francoeur hit two-run homers to lead the Kansas City Royals over the reeling Yankees 6-0 on Monday night. New York’s bats fizzled once again, going 0 for 13 with runners in scoring position with...
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The Royals Lose Again at Home

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Wade Miley pitched seven sharp innings, John McDonald drove in the first run with a bunt single and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 Sunday. Miley (5-1) limited the Royals to five hits while throwing 99 pitches. The rookie walked two and struck out three, sending Kansas...
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Scott City Boys, Cimarron Girls runner-up at 3A Beloit Regional

Beloit (westernkansasnews.com)–Several Class 3A teams from southwest Kansas made the long drive to Beloit on Friday, and had several area athletes qualify for the state meet in arguably the toughest regional of the four Class 3A regionals. Scott City’s boys and Cimarron’s girls teams were the top area teams in Beloit, as they both...
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Big 12 and the SEC Football Conference Champions to Play in 2014

The Big 12 and the Southeastern conferences have announced a deal that will pit their football regular-season champions against each other in a bowl game for five years beginning in 2014. The agreement between two of the most successful BCS conferences was announced Friday. If one or both of the league champions are selected to play...
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Kansas City Drops 2nd Straight to Baltimore

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Adam Jones hit a two-run homer, J.J. Hardy also drove in a pair of runs and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Thursday for their seventh straight road win. The Orioles also improved to 12-1 when Jones goes deep, including a victory over the Royals the...
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Royals Make Pitching Changes

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Royals have freshened up their bullpen after a 15-inning loss to the Orioles, sending Nate Adcock and Vin Mazzaro to Triple-A Omaha and recalling Everett Teaford and Louis Coleman from the same club. The Royals made the moves before Thursday afternoon’s game against Baltimore, and less than 12 hours...
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Season Ends for Buffaloes With Loss to Wichita Heights in Regional Semi-Final

(Wichita) (westernkansasnews.com)-Playing one of their best games on the season and in recent years, the Garden City Buffalo Baseball team concluded their 2012 season with a 1-0 loss to the eventual Regional Champion Wichita Heights last night at Adams Field-Westurban Complex in Wichita.  The Heights Falcons followed up the win over Garden City with...
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Hundreds gather for annual Scott City Fry

Scott City (westernkansasnews.com)–Over 300 people gathered for the annual Scott City Fry Wednesday night at HRC Feedyards west of Scott City. Representatives from Kansas State University were on hand for the event that began with the social at 6 pm and wrapped up at  nine. During the evening, items were raffled off, benefiting K-State...
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