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Kansas, K-State playing spring games in close proximity

In this Dec. 5, 2014 file photo, David Beaty, Kansas' new head football coach, points to the crowd during halftime of an NCAA college basketball game against Florida in Lawrence, Kan. One thing that has become abundantly clear during Beaty’s first spring in charge of the Kansas football program is that he likes to get things done at lightning pace. Perhaps the Jayhawks' turnaround will be quick, too. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — It’s hard to decide just what will generate more interest when Kansas and Kansas State play their spring games just down Interstate 70 from each other on Saturday.

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Chiefs’ Dorsey mulling over options ahead of NFL draft

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first few years John Dorsey was in charge of the Kansas City Chiefs, he was hampered by having traded picks away to acquire quarterback Alex Smith.

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Royals sending a fighting message early in season

Home plate umpire Greg Gibson (53) throws Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera out during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, April 19, 2015. Herrera threw at Oakland Athletics' Brett Lawrie. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals earned a reputation for being a scrappy bunch last year, when they stole bases and dazzled on defense and used old-school small ball to reach Game 7 of the World Series.

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Moustakas sends Royals to 6-5 victory over Twins

Minnesota Twins' Danny Santana (39) is congratulated by teammate Kennys Vargas after scoring on a single by Joe Mauer during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ned Yost stuck by Mike Moustakas when just about everyone else had given up on him, dutifully penciling him into the Royals’ starting lineup at third base despite all of his slumps.

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Moustakas sends Royals to 6-5 victory over Twins

Minnesota Twins' Danny Santana (39) is congratulated by teammate Kennys Vargas after scoring on a single by Joe Mauer during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ned Yost stuck by Mike Moustakas when just about everyone else had given up on him, dutifully penciling him into the Royals’ starting lineup at third base despite all of his slumps.

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