Kansas City Royals starting pitcher James Shields is congratulated by teammates in the dugout during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, in Cleveland. Shields pitched 8 innings and gave up four hits and two runs. The Royals won 6-2. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Royals defeat Cleveland

James Shields dominated and Alex Gordon homered in the top of the first to lead the Royals over the Cleveland Indians in a key American Leag…

Wingnuts

Wingnuts trail in playoff series

Gary scores five runs in the seventh and eighth innings to take a 1 to nothing lead in the championship series.

Kansas coach Charlie Weis talks with his offense during the first half of an NCAA college football game against South Dakota in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Jayhawks hit the road

The Kansas Jayhawks travel to Rice Saturday night hoping to break a 13-game losing streak.

quarterback Trevor Knight is brought down for a loss by West Virginia linebacker Brandon Golson (2) in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Bell named starter at Oklahoma

Wichita's Blake Bell will start at quarterback for the Oklahoma Sooners Saturday following an injury with Trevor Knight last week.