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Wainwright leads Cardinals over Mets

Adam Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings to become the major leagues' first 10-game winner in the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Mets on Wednesday in New York.

No guarantees Gabbert will start for Jaguars

Former Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert, a former top-10 draft pick, remains the front-runner to start at quarterback for the Jaguars, but general manager Dave Caldwell and coach Gus Bradley insist it's a wide-open competition that's likely to stretch into the preseason.

First-inning failures haunt Shelby Miller in Cardinals' loss

Shelby Miller gave up two of his career-worst four runs in the first inning Wednesday night, and the St. Louis Cardinals' streaking offense was stifled in a 5-1 loss to the New York Mets.

Late rally lifts Royals to 10-inning victory

Lorenzo Cain hit a tying, two-run home run with two outs in the ninth, and Eric Hosmer had a winning RBI single in the 10th, helping the Royals rally for a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.

Royals can't slow Tigers' Scherzer

Detroit starter Max Scherzer limited Kansas City to three hits and struck out six in a 3-2 Tigers victory, giving him his ninth straight decision.

Cardinals Wacha gets first win in victory over Mets

St. Louis rookie Michael Wacha recovered from a wild start and Allen Craig hit a three-run home run for the Cardinals in a 9-2 victory over the staggering New York Mets on Tuesday night.

Guthrie, Perez leads Royals to sixth straight win

Jeremy Guthrie limited the Detroit Tigers to a two-run home run by Miguel Cabrera in a 3-2 victory to help the Royals to extend their longest winning streak since they won seven straight in September 2011.

Royals sign first-round pick Hunter Dozier

The Kansas City Royals have signed first-round draft pick Hunter Dozier for $2.2 million.

Cards run out of time against Reds

Cardinals question final out in 4-2 loss to Reds on Saturday in Cincinnati.

Royals beat Astros for fourth straight win

Ervin Santana pitched seven snappy innings and the Royals finally gave him enough support in a 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.

Josh Kroenke changing things up with NBA's Nuggets

Josh Kroenke said it was hard to let both GM Masai Ujiri, the NBA's executive of the year, and George Karl, the league's coach of the year, get away after a franchise record 57-win season at Denver.

Royals' offense surprises in come-from-behind victory over Twins

A four-run eighth inning carried Kansas City to a 7-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night and to back-to-back wins for the first time since May 4-5.

Shelby Miller helps himself with first home run in Cardinals win

St. Louis rookie pitcher Shelby Miller hit his first career home run and pitched six sharp innings, leading the Cardinals over the Arizona Diamondbacks 12-8 Thursday night.

Chiefs wrap up critical offseason program

After nearly 50 roster moves and a month of offseason workouts under new coach Andy Reid, the culture of a 2-14 franchise is slowly changing.

Royals select shortstop with eighth pick of MLB draft

Kansas City passed on several players rated more highly by draft pundits to select shortstop Hunter Dozier out of Stephen F. Austin University.

Diamondbacks slam Cardinals

St. Louis, with the best record in the majors, dropped back-to-back games for the first time since April in a 10-3 loss Wednesday to Arizona.

Royals beat Twins to end home skid

On Wednesday night, Kansas City got just enough pitching and hitting to deliver a 4-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins that ended its franchise-record 11-game home losing streak.

14th-inning run lifts Diamondbacks over Cardinals, 7-6

St. Louis has lost all four extra-inning games this season.

Streaking Twins shut out Royals

While the Twins have soared, the Royals have lost 22 of their past 28 games.

Former basketball player turning heads with Chiefs

After nearly signing with an agent and playing basketball overseas, Demetrius Harris has spent the past month with the Kansas City Chiefs, where he's trying to become a tight end in the NFL.