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MLB Star's Glove Couldn't Contain This Line Drive

Posted 07.09.2014 | Sports

The glove of Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer couldn't contain a screaming line drive against Tampa Bay on Tuesday night. The ball was hit...

Assumption of the Risk at the Ballpark

Brad Reid | Posted 06.29.2014 | Sports
Brad Reid

What risks does a baseball spectator assume at the ballpark?

WATCH: Unlucky MLB Player Get Nailed In The Head

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 06.06.2014 | Sports

Kansas City Royals outfielder Nori Aoki was the unluckiest major leaguer of the night on Thursday when St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina accid...

WATCH: Blue Jays Star Takes Away Single With Incredible Throw

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.30.2014 | Sports

It looked like Kansas City's Billy Butler hit a routine single to right field in the ninth inning on Thursday night. But Toronto outfielder Jose Bauti...

Injured Baseball Player: Losing My Career Was 'One Of The Greatest Things That Happened To Me'

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.08.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Mike Robbins was a baseball star. After turning down a draft option from the New York Yankees right out of high school, he attended Stanford, pitched ...

GIF: Royals Shortstop Makes Unbelievable Over-The-Shoulder Catch

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.09.2014 | Sports

Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar pulled off a phenomenal over-the-shoulder, juggling catch against the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday afterno...

This Is One Of The Scariest Things That Can Happen To A Baseball Player

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.08.2014 | Sports

One of the scariest things that can happen to a baseball player happened to Kansas City Royals second baseman Omar Infante on Monday night. In the bot...

The Baseball Rule: How Duties to Spectators Continue to Evolve

The Legal Blitz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports
The Legal Blitz

Attending a professional sporting event carries some inherent risks. Balls, equipment, and even athletes themselves sometimes fly into the stands. Drunken idiots throw punches. Mascots can sometimes get a little handsy.

Fan Sues Royals Over Hot Dog Incident

AP | BILL DRAPER | Posted 11.01.2013 | Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — If it had been a foul ball or broken bat that struck John Coomer in the eye as he watched a Kansas City ...

Sox Lose 4-1 To Royals In Season Finale

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 09.30.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Paul Konerko heard the cheers when he was introduced with the starting lineup for the Chicago White Sox. He was greeted with a standing ova...

Royals Beat White Sox 3-2

AP | JERRY BONKOWSKI | Posted 11.27.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — James Shields struck out 10 and scattered four hits over seven innings for his 100th career win, and the Kansas City Royals beat Chica...

WATCH: RBI Triple Excites Royals Fan

Posted 09.17.2013 | Sports

One excited Royals fan celebrated an RBI triple from Lorenzo Cain by letting it all hang out with a jovial belly dance on Monday night. ...

MLB Playoff Race Is On

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.17.2013 | Sports

It was a good night for Tampa Bay and Kansas City in the AL wild-card race. Meanwhile, the Texas Rangers are falling fast and the NL Central remains t...

WATCH: White Sox Broadcaster Gets Confused

Posted 08.23.2013 | Sports

Longtime White Sox broadcaster Hawk Harrelson got a little flustered when Conor Gillaspie drilled a solo home run over the right field wall on Thursda...

Sox Complete 3-Game Sweep Of Royals

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 08.23.2013 | Chicago

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Conor Gillaspie homered leading off the 12th inning Thursday night, lifting the Chicago White Sox to a 4-3 victory over the Royals...

WATCH: Passed Ball Disappears Again

Posted 08.22.2013 | Sports

For the second game in a row, a passed ball became lodged in the advertisements behind home plate at Kauffman Stadium. Fortunately for the Royals, a r...

Sox Power Past Royals 5-2

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 08.22.2013 | Chicago

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Dayan Viciedo hit his second career grand slam to highlight a five-run inning for the White Sox, and Andre Rienzo picked up his fi...

WATCH: MLB Stadium Gobbles Up Ball, Run Scores

Posted 08.21.2013 | Sports

Paul Konerko scored an easy run on Tuesday thanks to a passed ball thrown by Royals pitcher Ervin Santana that disappeared....

Miggy Makes More History

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 08.18.2013 | Sports

DETROIT -- Miguel Cabrera hit his 40th home run and had an RBI single to help Max Scherzer become baseball's first 18-game winner this season as the D...

Another MLB Suspension

AP | DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 10.17.2013 | Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The scourge of drugs and baseball claimed its third former MVP in a month when Miguel Tejada was suspended Saturday for 105 g...

WATCH: Twins Player Makes Amazing Catch

Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

Despite being 12 games under .500 going into their game on Monday night, Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe had no problem risking his body ...

WATCH: Lorenzo Cain Robs Trevor Plouffe

Posted 08.01.2013 | Sports

Kansas City center fielder Lorenzo Cain robbed Minnesota' Trevor Plouffe of a home run on Thursday with an incredible leaping catch. ...

Royals Beat Sox For 6th Straight Win

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 07.29.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 4-2 on Sunday for their sixth cons...

Royals Top White Sox 1-0

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 09.27.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Wade Davis pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox 1-0 Satur...

Quintana Gets Little Support In Sox Loss To Royals

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 09.26.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chris Sale has been so good that manager Robin Ventura is running out of things to say to the All-Star pitcher. Sale struck out seven...