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Royals cut ties with Jason Hammel

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Hammel’s $12 million mutual option has been declined by the Kansas City Royals, who will pay the 36-year-old right-hander a $2 million buyout. Hammel set a career-high for losses, going 4-14

Griffon women drop exhibition game at Mizzou

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Missouri Western women’s basketball team lost their exhibition game at Missouri Monday night 70-48 inside Mizzou Arena. Katrina Roenfeldt played 37 minutes and led all scorers with 16 points and tied for a

Chiefs defeat Denver 30-23 to sweep season series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes had another 300-yard passing day with four touchdowns. Kareem Hunt had another hurdling, tackle-breaking touchdown that gave the Chiefs a lead they’d never surrender. Travis Kelce and Sammy Watkins produced

No. 11 Bearcats roll past Northeastern State 62-17

TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma – The No. 11-ranked Northwest Missouri State Bearcat football team breezed to a 62-17 road victory over the Northeastern State University RiverHawks. Northwest (8-1 overall) accumulated 568 total yards and 25 first downs. Northeastern State