Posts Tagged By DAVE SKRETTA

D-I transfers could shake up Big 12 once again

Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg talks about his team's upcoming NCAA men's college basketball season during a Big 12 Conference Media Day event at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The preseason Big 12 player of the year began his career at Dayton. The newcomer of the year spent time at Southern California and UNLV before landing at Iowa State.

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Ellis leading US women into World Cup qualifying

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Jill Ellis was chatting with some of her U.S. women’s national team players this week when one of them mentioned that it was about time they played some games that mattered.

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Royals edge Orioles 2-1 to take 3-0 lead in ALCS

Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas makes a catch on a ball hit by Baltimore Orioles' Adam Jones during the sixth inning of Game 3 of the American League baseball championship series Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mike Moustakas had his eye on the ball from the moment it left Adam Jones’s bat, tracking it against the bright lights of Kauffman Stadium. When it settled into his glove and he tumbled into a dugout suite, a dozen fans were waiting to pick him right back up.

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Orioles fall into 3-0 ALCS hole with loss in KC

Baltimore Orioles' Steve Pearce (28) walks to the dugout after grounding out to second for the final out of Game 3 of the American League baseball championship series against the Kansas City Royals Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Royals won 2-1 and lead the series 3-0. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum )

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles keep waiting for the Kansas City Royals to falter, for an outfielder to misplay a fly ball or an infielder to throw away an easy out.

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