Posts Tagged Kansas City

Perez helps Royals struggle to 3-2 win over Twins

Minnesota Twins' Sam Fuld is tagged out by Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer on a pick off in the fourth inning during a baseball game Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. Kansas City Royals pitcher Danny Duffy made the throw to first. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Danny Duffy trudged off the mound with the bases loaded and his team trailing by a run, and took a seat in the dugout to watch Jason Frasor try to bail him out.

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Chiefs QB Smith focusing on football, not contract

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith looks to pass during an NFL football training camp Monday, July 28, 2014, on the Missouri Western State University campus in St. Joseph, Mo. (AP Photo/The St. Joseph News-Press, Todd Weddle)

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The moment when Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith will no longer discuss his contract situation is rapidly approaching, even though he makes it seem as if the deadline has already passed.

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Twins’ Arcia stays behinds after birth of child

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Twins were playing short-handed Tuesday night against the Royals while outfielder Oswaldo Arcia spent time with his family following the birth of his baby boy.

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This Date In Baseball

1870 — Monmouth Park in New Jersey opened with a five-day race meet.

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Butler’s pinch-hit HR lifts Royals over Indians

Kansas City Royals' Billy Butler hits a two-run home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, July 25, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Struggling Billy Butler found himself in a strange place, on the bench and out of the Kansas City Royals starting lineup.

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