Luther “Dummy” Taylor was considered one of the top pitchers in baseball in the early 1900s and is credited for making sign language the universal way to communicate between players and coaches on the diamond.
It’s unlikely that anyone other than the president could have trumped the fanfare that surrounded Andrew Wiggins’ first public appearance in Lawrence.
Rachel Wiley certainly packs a punch. The 18-year-old Topekan trains for her third career fight this Saturday at the Kansas Expocentre.
The Detroit Red Wings and city officials have announced a $650 million plan for a new arena for the NHL team in Detroit’s downtown entertainment and sports district.
LeBron James shrugged off a poor start to get 32 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, Ray Allen hit a 3-pointer with 5.2 seconds to play to force overtime.
Michael Brantley’s sacrifice fly capped Cleveland’s three-run eighth inning.
The Golden Giants come back on the Rattlers for a second straight game.
Perry Ellis and Landen Lucas made a special visit for youngsters at Emporia State’s summer basketball camp.
K-State senior basketball player Will Spradling stopped at Bob Chipman’s summer camp inside Lee Arena on Tuesday.
Washburn Rural, Shawnee Heights, Topeka High, Silver Lake, Rossville, and Santa Fe Trail are just a few of the high schools that sent players to Washburn Monday for a 7-on-7 league.
Pinch-runner Elliot Johnson scored from third base on a wild pitch by reliever Matt Albers in the ninth inning.
K-State senior high jumper Erik Kynard is named one of 10 semifinalists for The Bowerman Award, which goes to the top track and field athlete.
K-State senior golfer Whitney Pyle is named the Big 12 Sportsperson of the Year for community service efforts as well as sportsmanship during the season.
Former Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli will appear on this season’s Sunday night show “Football Night in America” on NBC.
Brian Walker and Ronnie McHenry battle it out down the back nine on Sunday for the TGA City Stroke Play Title.
Wade Davis stopped his five-game winless streak, Jeff Francoeur homered, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays.
Tampa Bay right-hander Alex Cobb was taken off the field on a stretcher.