Pressure off Bowyer for next season but not NASCAR playoffs

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Clint Bowyer rolled into Kansas Speedway on Friday with the comfort of knowing he'll be with Stewart-Haas Racing next season and the uncertainty of whether he'll be in the pla...

AP Source: Chiefs QB Mahomes expected to miss 4-6 weeks

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes escaped significant damage to ligaments when he dislocated h...

Watson, Hyde lead Chiefs to 31-24 victory over Chiefs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Deshaun Watson threw for 280 yards and a touchdown while running for two more, outdueling Chiefs counterpart Patrick Mahomes in a matchup of former first-round picks and leadin...

Chiefs quarterback Mahomes has plenty of fans within NFL

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The popularity of Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has soared into the stratosphere in just over one season as the starter, each no-look or left-handed passes drawing a fresh...

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes more comfortable with his emotions

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes was put on his backside before he had time to blink, a mix-up along his offensive leaving one of the Baltimore Ravens' big defensive linemen with a clear path t...

NL East champion Braves romp to 10-2 win over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Josh Donaldson had a career-high three doubles while driving in four runs, Dansby Swanson had a career-high four hits while driving in two, and the NL East champion Braves crui...

Royals manager Yost to retire as club's career wins leader

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ned Yost did something that few thought possible when he took over the Kansas City Royals in 2010: He not only built the organization into a winner but delivered the long-suffe...

Chiefs still aiming to shore up suspect secondary

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs were in the mix to acquire Minkah Fitzpatrick before his trade from the Dolphins to the Steelers, and rumors have swirled that they might be interested in disgruntle...

Chiefs' Demarcus Robinson steps up in Tyreek Hill's absence

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It's easy for Demarcus Robinson to get overlooked in the Kansas City Chiefs' offense. Patrick Mahomes is the record-setting quarterback and reigning league MV...

Chiefs counting on Clark, Mathieu to provide leadership

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The back stories of safety Tyrann Mathieu and defensive end Frank Clark are remarkably similar, starting with their rocky rides through college and right into their NFL stardom....

Chiefs' running back battle up in the air as camp continues

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — There was no disputing who the featured running back was for the Kansas City Chiefs when they made the short trip up Interstate 29 for the start of training camp a year ago. ...

Chiefs could be even more explosive on offense this season

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes set just about every Kansas City Chiefs passing record last season and earned the league's MVP award along the way, in large part because of his ability to find ...

Guerrero belts slam to cap Blue Jays' 9-2 rout of Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a grand slam in the ninth inning to give him a career-high five RBIs, Sean Reid-Foley tossed five innings of four-hit ball, and the Toronto Blue Jays ...

HOF Preview: AFL-NFL star Robinson headed to Hall of Fame

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It seemed that one by one, members of the only Kansas City Chiefs team to win the Super Bowl would get a phone call or a knock on the door letting them know they had become Hal...

Biggio's homer sends Blue Jays to 7-3 win over Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Cavan Biggio hit the go-ahead homer in the eighth inning, Randal Grichuk and Teoscar Hernandez also went deep, and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied past the Kansas City Royals 7-3...