Former Utah slugger C.J. Cron is warming up, Bingham High product Brady Lail gets a promotion and more.
What a huge difference a month can make, especially in the world of sports. Don't believe it? Just ask the folks who cheer for the Kansas City Royals, the Seattle Seahawks, the Utah Jazz, and the... Read more »
BYU alum Jeremy Guthrie picks up first career postseason win, helps Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead
Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental baseball put the Kansas City Royals on top in the World Series. Read more »
The Kansas City Royals are locked in a 1-1 tie with the San Francisco Giants in the World Series and will now call on Guthrie to start game 3 Friday. Read more »
Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth... Read more »
By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead. Read more »
Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking Jazz defense, BYU and Utah midseason MVPs, and World Series predictions
DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans discuss Gordon Hayward's possible zombie apocalypse look-alike and pick midseason MVPs for BYU and Utah football. Read more »
Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head. Read more »
The popular song "Royals" by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals. Read more »
Developers plan to break ground this fall on a series of replica Major League Baseball stadiums for Little Leaguers in the southwest Missouri tourism mecca of Branson. Read more »
People all over America have fallen in love with the Kansas City Royals. The Royals stamped their ticket to the World Series on Wednesday, giving the Royals their first American League Pennant win... Read more »
Buster Posey drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of some clunky defense by St. Louis first baseman Matt Adams, beating the Cardinals 6-4 on Wednesday night to move... Read more »
With more dominant defense, an opportunistic offense that plated two runs in the first inning and a bullpen that shut down the Baltimore Orioles once again, Greg Holland and the Kansas City Royals... Read more »
A.J. Pierzynski will start at catcher in place of the injured Yadier Molina for the St. Louis Cardinals in the third game of the NL Championship Series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday. Read more »
A wild pitch, a wide throw and an 18-inning marathon. These playoff-tested Giants keep finding wacky ways to win in another special October. Read more »
The last two times the Kansas City Royals played a postseason game at home, rain fell after the final out. This time, it started well before the first pitch. Read more »
ST. LOUIS — Kolten Wong ended Game 2 of the NL Championship Series with a big swing for the St. Louis Cardinals. Now, they can only hope the season isn't over for Yadier Molina. Wong... Read more »
Kansas City is turning the ball over to former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, who will make his postseason debut in ALCS Game 3 on Monday. Read more »
Madison Bumgarner once again put the San Francisco Giants on the road to a playoff victory. Read more »
Following another successful road show, the Royals are heading back to Kansas City with momentum and history on their side in the AL Championship Series. Read more »
Nelson Cruz and the Baltimore Orioles are supposed to be the big homer hitters in the AL Championship Series. Read more »
Two years later, the sting is still fresh for Mike Matheny. Read more »
Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports. This week's collection of images includes Barcelona's players trying to stop the... Read more »
Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking BYU's woes, Utah's quarterback situation and the Jazz's new addition
DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans discuss how BYU moves on from its loss last week, Utah's re-opened quarterback battle and many more topics in the world of sports. Read more »
The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they're here, they want to stick around for a while. Read more »
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