• Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Aaron Murray (7) celebrates with teammates during the second half of a preseason NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Aaron Murray gets chance to shine in Chiefs preseason game

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The nerves were obvious when the Chiefs’ Aaron Murray rolled to his left late in the first half Friday night, looked downfield and threw a perfect pass — right to a Tennessee defender.

    Updated: 5:25 pm

  • Baltimore Orioles left fielder Steve Pearce (28) calls for help after center fielder Adam Jones, left, hit the wall while chasing a fly ball during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    CF Adam Jones injured in Orioles’ 5-3 loss to Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whenever the Adam Jones tells Buck Showalter something is wrong, as he did after crashing into the outfield wall on Thursday, the Baltimore manager listens just a bit more closely.

  • Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura delivers to a Baltimore Orioles batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Yordano Ventura overpowering as Royals beat Orioles 5-3

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yordano Ventura struck out a career-high 11 in just six innings, Paulo Orlando homered and the Kansas City Royals hung on to beat the struggling Baltimore Orioles 5-3 on Thursday.

  • FILe - In this July 31, 2015, file photo, Tennessee Titans quarterbacks Marcus Mariota (8), Zach Mettenberger (7) and Alex Tanney (11) talk during NFL football training camp in Nashville, Tenn. Coach Ken Whisenhunt is happy to see both rookie Mariota and Mettenberger looking good this preseason. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

    Titans’ Mariota, Chiefs’ rookies to reunite in preseason

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota is looking forward to a Pac-12 reunion when Tennessee travels to Arrowhead Stadium to face the Kansas City Chiefs on Friday night.

  • Baltimore Orioles' Jonathan Schoop, front right, celebrates with teammates Ryan Flaherty (3) and Steve Pearce (28) after hitting a two-run home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Trio of 2-run shots power Orioles to 8-5 win over Royals

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Orioles had managed a measly 15 runs while losing six straight games, and were preparing to face Johnny Cueto and the streaking Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.

  • In this Aug. 15, 2015, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs running back Knile Davis (34) runs against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL preseason football game in Glendale, Ariz. The success of Jamaal Charles in the Chiefs offense this year could be indirectly tied to the success of his backup, Knile Davis. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

    Chiefs’ Knile Davis could hold key to running success

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There may be no more valuable player on the Kansas City Chiefs than Jamaal Charles, the game-breaking running back with the slick moves and world-class speed.

  • Kansas City Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales hits a solo home run off Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Miguel Gonzalez during the second inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Royals rely on bullpen to squeak by Orioles, 3-2

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kendrys Morales hit a solo homer, Mike Moustakas and Eric Hosmer also drove in runs and the Kansas City Royals leaned on their bullpen to beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 on Tuesday night.

  • Orioles’ Clevenger goes on paternity list, becomes papa

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have placed catcher Steve Clevenger on the paternity list and purchased the contract of infielder Paul Janish from Triple-A Norfolk.

  • Chiefs dealing with mounting number of nagging injuries

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have not had that moment in training camp or preseason when everyone notices a player hobbling to the sideline or flat on the field, and there is a collective gasp.

  • Kansas City Royals pitcher Kris Medlen throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

    Royals score 7 runs in 6th inning, beat Orioles 8-3

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It had been nearly two years since Kris Medlen stood on the mound to start a game, so it was no surprise the Royals right-hander felt a few butterflies Monday night.