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MIAA hands out weekly football honors

Kansas City, Mo. – Washburn’s Mickeel Stewart has been named the MIAA Football Offensive Athlete of the Week. Emporia State’s Kole Schankie earns the defensive honors while Pittsburg State’s Austin Panko picks up the honor for special

Royals win series finale at Detroit 12-9

DETROIT (AP) — The Kansas City Royals began the game by hitting for the cycle as a team, then Whit Merrifield nearly did it by himself. Merrifield hit a triple as part of Kansas City’s four-run first

St. Louis comes up short Sunday at Chicago 3-1

CHICAGO (AP) — David Ross homered and teamed with Jon Lester for another scoreless performance, and the Chicago Cubs hurt St. Louis’ wild-card chances with 3-1 victory over the Cardinals on Sunday night. Ben Zobrist had three