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Royals edge Orioles 2-1 to take 3-0 lead in ALCS

>>Associated Press   KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Mike Moustakas had his eye on the ball from the moment it left Adam Jones’s bat, tracking it against the bright lights of Kauffman Stadium. When it settled into his glove and he tumbled into a dugout suite, a dozen fans were waiting to ...

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Royals return to playoffs in dramatic fashion

DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It had been 29 years since the Kansas City Royals had last been to the postseason — nearly three decades spent mostly in baseball’s backwater, a small-market organization on a shoe-string budget trying in vain to compete with the big ...

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Monday Blog: My World Series pick is…

…not one of the powerhouse franchises known as the New York Yankees or Boston Red Sox. Let’s all rejoice at the fact neither team will have a chance to add another World Series ring, with both missing the postseason simultaneously since 1994. I don’t know about you, but this makes ...

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Monday Blog: Bat Govs still progressing across the nation

From coast to coast, Austin Peay is represented on the baseball diamond. Currently, there are three Govs at the Major League level, seven in the minors, two in independent leagues, while 13 current players are playing in summer leagues to prepare for next season. Everywhere you look, from Florida all ...

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Monday Blog: Looking back on the roller coaster season

You have reached the Monday Morning Blog. Following each conference baseball series, I’ll offer my thoughts from the weekend, as well as touching on other behind the scenes notes in APSU baseball. This weekend, the Govs traveled to SIU-Edwardsville for the final three-game series of the season from Thursday, May ...

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Govs overcome eight run deficit to walk-off over Skyhawks

There’s no better send off to eight APSU seniors in their final game at Raymond C. Hand Park than a walk-off win. The Govs fell behind by eight runs after five innings, but mounted a big comeback to walk-off over UT Martin 13-12 in the bottom of the ninth as ...

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