Royals rookie Rosell Herrera kept the game scoreless with a home-run robbery in the eighth inning and hit an RBI triple in the ninth, and struggling Kansas City beat the Houston Astros 1-0 on Friday night.
Two former University of Kansas guards were drafted in the second round of the 2018 NBA Draft on Thursday.
Wichita State guard Landry Shamet was selected 26th overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2018 NBA Draft on Thursday.
The National Gridiron League (NFL) released information on Wednesday that the capital city has been awarded the indoor arena league's second announced franchise--the Kansas Kapitals.
Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has announced the Detroit Tigers will play a regular-season game against the Kansas City Royals at TD Ameritrade Park on June 13, 2019.