George Kottaras broke open the game with a two-run double in 10th inning as the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Texas Rangers.
K-State high jumper Erik Kynard set a personal best at the Prefontaine Classic in Oregon but it wasn’t enough to claim the top prize.
Nelson Cruz hit a three-run home run to vault Texas past the Royals on Friday night.
Big 12 Player of the Year Ross Kivett hit a pair of two-run home runs for K-State as the Wildcats dismantled Wichita State at the NCAA Regional opener in Manhattan.
Several area organizations helped send 80 Special Olympics athletes from Topeka to the Summer Games in Wichita.
It took 12 minutes to get the last six outs of a game that would have been a snappy 2 hours, 27 minutes without the rain.
Many local high school baseball stars teamed up on Thursday night for a matchup with the Topeka Golden Giants.
MLB Hall of Famer George Brett returns to the Royals as the team’s interim hitting coach.
Kansas defensive lineman Chris Martin has been arrested on robbery charges.
The Royals bullpen spoiled a chance to snap the team’s 7-game winning streak, but Kansas City lost a season-worst eighth in a row.