The Kansas City Royals and Tampa Bay Rays were rained out Monday night. The two teams will play a doubleheader Tuesday.
Two more Kansas City Royals have been added to the American League All-Star game roster, pitchers Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera.
Both Emporia American Legion baseball teams are scheduled to be in action Tuesday. The Senior Legion is slated to host Paola in a doubleheader. The Junior legion is slated to play Andover Central and the Wichita Aviators in Wichita.
Team USA/Kansas improved to 3-0 in pool play at the World University games with a 106-41 win over Chile. Team USA jumped out to a 13-2 lead and never trailed.
Once again Emporia State womens basketball attendance was among the tops in Division II. For the 2014-15 season the Lady Hornets averaged 2,110 fans per-game, which is the third best in the Nation.
The Kansas City Royals have a franchise high 4 players voted in as starters for the All-Star game. Salvador Perez will start at catcher, Alcides Escobar will start at shortstop. Lorenzo Cain and Alex Gordon will start in the outfield. The Royals could have more players selected for the All-Star game, the reserves and pitchers will be announced Monday.
The Kansas City Royals walked off with a 3-2 win over the Minnesota Twins Sunday. Lorenzo Cain scored on an Eric Hosmer double in the bottom of the 9th for their second walk off win in their last 3 games.