Kei Kamara scored a pair of goals including the game-winner as Sporting Kansas City defeated the Columbus Crew.
The Royals designate Jeff Francoeur for assignment and recall Johnny Giavotella from Triple-A Omaha.
Wichita State pitcher Austin Sanders helped the Golden Giants claim the first game of a doubleheader against the Kansas Cannons as the southpaw recorded eight strikeouts.
Eric Hosmer provided two of Kansas City’s season-high four home runs as the Royals beat the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
The Topeka Golden Giants scored early and often en route to a run-rule victory over the Wichita Aviators. Meanwhile, Rossville earned a walk-off victory in the 9th inning.
Former Jayhawks and Wildcats receive a chance to play in the NBA as well as Topeka native Kyle Weems.
High school graduates earned recognition from the Topeka-Shawnee County Sports Council as well as three new inductees to its Hall of Fame.
Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year Jeff Withey is selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the second round.
Salvador Perez provided the only offense on the night for the Kansas City Royals with a solo home run as the Royals lose in Minnesota.
Ben McLemore lands in the top-ten of the NBA Draft as the former Jayhawk is taken by the Sacramento Kings at number seven overall.