Toronto is 'thrilled' to get Troy Tulowitzki in deal

...playoffs since winning the 1993 World Series.In other trades:? Oakland traded utilityman Ben Zobrist and cash to Kansas City for right-hander Aaron Brooks and minor league left-hander Sean Manaea.Zobrist joins a Royals team that leads the...

Buccaneers' C.J. Wilson on reserve/retired list after fireworks accident

...suspended by the NFL for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances.The league also suspended Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith for three games and Minnesota Vikings cornerback Jabari Price for two games for violating...

Cubs' Jake Arrieta shuts down Braves

...cost us."Soler hit his fifth homer to make it 3-0 in the third. It was Soler's first homer since May 29 against Kansas City.Coghlan's RBI double in the ninth put the Cubs ahead 4-0.Pedro Strop pitched the eighth for Chicago, giving...

Braves' next two weeks will determine next move before trade deadline

...12-year veteran, has been signed to a major league contract for the remainder of the season after getting released by Kansas City. Frasor is 35-35 with a 3.52 ERA in 673 career games.

Playoff races, trade talks highlight second half of MLB season

...Jeter to top the AL East, and now need their starting pitching to hold up. A lights-out Royals bullpen has kept Kansas City ahead in the Central, and a front-office skirmish hasn't deterred Trout, fresh off his second consecutive All-Star...

After World Series run, Royals proving rebuild was no fluke

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On a crisp, cool night last...it was heartwarming. It really was."Kansas City had once again become a baseball town...general manager openings, but the job in Kansas City resonated with Moore, who grew up in Wichita...

Middle relievers getting their due in All-Star Game

...1971-2000."Especially on an All-Star team, you want to highlight closers," American League manager Ned Yost, of Kansas City, said. "But I think setup men have become more prominent in the game, this year and last year, too. We did take...


SoccerUS, Panama tie in group finaleIn Kansas City, Kan., Michael Bradley scored in the second half as the United States closed out group play in the Gold Cup with a 1-1 draw...

Las Vegas, Quebec City submit expansion bids to NHL

...Pacific Northwest, where the lack of an arena plan in place remains a major stumbling block. Portland, Oregon, and Kansas City were also mentioned as potential markets.With the application process closed, the league intends to "focus exclusively...

Cubs' Jon Lester flirts with no-hitter in win over Braves

...pitch in 7? innings.Lester, a former Augusta GreenJacket, pitched a no-hitter for the Red Sox in 2008 against Kansas City. Earlier this month, the lefty took a no-hit bid into the seventh against St. Louis before Jhonny Peralta broke...