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K-State's Kivett, Meyer selected in the MLB draft

Posted: 06/06/2014 - MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Two K-State Wildcats, senior Ross Kivett and redshirt junior Mitch Meyer, were selected in the 2014 Major League Baseball (MLB) First-Year Player Draft on Friday.

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KU's Benjamin drafted by Rangers in fifth round

Posted: 06/06/2014 - LAWRENCE, Kan. -- With 156th pick of the 2014 Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft, the Texas Rangers selected Kansas baseball’s junior southpaw Wes Benjamin Friday afternoon.

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Gatorade apologizes for LeBron-related tweets

Posted: 06/06/2014 - Gatorade has apologized for tweets posted from the company's account after Miami Heat star LeBron James was forced to leave Game 1 of the NBA Finals.

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Ventura leads Royals to 3-2 win over Cardinals

Posted: 06/05/2014 - KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Yordano Ventura threw six innings in his return from a sore elbow, and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Thursday night and end a string of eight straight home losses to their in-state rivals.

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Gillaspie drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays

Posted: 06/05/2014 - WICHITA, Kan. -- Wichita State baseball student-athlete Casey Gillaspie became the 14th Shocker drafted in the first round of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

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Kansas Sports Hall of Fame announces 2014 Inductees

Posted: 06/04/2014 - The Kansas Sports Hall of Fame has announced the members of the Class of 2014 who will be enshrined in ceremonies on October 5th at the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame in the Wichita Boathouse.

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Shocker men's basketball gets 2014 recruit from Sunrise Christian

Updated: 06/03/2014 - WICHITA, Kan. -- Gregg Marshall held nothing back in his first summer practice with the 2014-15 Shockers, setting an immediate tone for the expectations at Wichita State, which is coming off its historic 35-1 season.

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Royals outlast Cardinals 8-7

Posted: 06/03/2014 - ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Eric Hosmer hit a tiebreaking single off closer Trevor Rosenthal in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-7 Tuesday night for their second straight road victory in the four-game, two-city series.

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Aqib Talib says new teammate Manning is best in business

Posted: 06/03/2014 - ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- Aqib Talib figures he's upgraded quarterbacks by moving to Denver and he's definitely traded up when it comes to the wide receivers he's facing in offseason workouts.

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Duffy, Royals keep Cardinals down 6-0

Posted: 06/02/2014 - Danny Duffy worked six innings of one-hit ball and Alex Gordon homered to start a breakout three-run seventh for the Kansas City Royals in a 6-0 victory over the suddenly punchless St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night.

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US beats Turkey 2-1 in World Cup warmup

Posted: 06/01/2014 - Fabian Johnson scored his first international goal, Clint Dempsey doubled the lead off a defensive lapse and the United States beat Turkey 2-1 Sunday in the second of three World Cup warm-up matches for the Americans before they head to Brazil.

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Kentucky beats Kansas; will play Louisville

Posted: 06/01/2014 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Jacob Moylan doubled in two runs as Kentucky scored seven times in the first four innings, and then held on to eliminate Kansas 8-6 and set up a matchup with rival Louisville in the NCAA regionals on Sunday.

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Buehrle wins 10th, Encarnacion HR, Toronto tops KC

Posted: 06/01/2014 - TORONTO (AP) -- Mark Buehrle pitched eight sharp innings to become baseball's first 10-game winner, Edwin Encarnacion homered again and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 4-0 Sunday.

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Spurs beat Thunder in OT, advance to NBA Finals

Posted: 05/31/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY - The San Antonio Spurs are back in the NBA Finals, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 112-107 in overtime on Saturday night in Game 6 to set up a rematch with the Miami Heat.

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Blue Jays use big 1st inning to rout Royals 12-2

Posted: 05/31/2014 - TORONTO -- Juan Francisco had three hits and four RBIs, Marcus Stroman won his first career start and the Toronto Blue Jays used a seven-run first inning to rout the Kansas City Royals 12-2 on Saturday.

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Cain and Gordon homer as Royals beat Blue Jays

Posted: 05/30/2014 - TORONTO -- Alex Gordon and Lorenzo Cain homered, Jason Vargas won for the first time in three starts and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Friday night.

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Flowers, Houston absent as Chiefs begin workouts

Posted: 05/29/2014 - Chiefs coach Andy Reid downplayed the absences of cornerback Brandon Flowers and linebacker Justin Houston from the first week of voluntary, full-squad workouts.

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Royals shake up coaching staff amid offensive funk

Posted: 05/29/2014 - KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- They Royals shook up their coaching staff Thursday in an attempt to jumpstart their failing offense, appointing Dale Sveum (swaym) as the hitting coach and making Mike Jirschele their third base coach.

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WSU's Gillaspie named 1st Team All-American

Posted: 05/29/2014 - WICHITA, Kan. – Wichita State baseball student-athlete Casey Gillaspie has been named a first team Louisville Slugger All-American by Collegiate Baseball.

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Wingnuts rally for 4th straight win

Posted: 05/28/2014 - WICHITA, KS (May 28, 2014) – To be a really good team in professional baseball, it takes an uncanny ability to win games in a variety of fashions.

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Sams will transfer to McNeese State

Posted: 05/28/2014 - Former Kansas State quarterback Daniel Sams will be transferring to FCS school McNeese State, he told ESPN.com Wednesday night.

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