Wednesday, we started to see things turn around in Kansas City a little after a rough few days. Unfortunately, Missouri lost big at Mississippi, but it’s nothing to worry about. The big news is a trade made by the Royals for that left-handed outfield bat they have been looking for all winter.
6:00pm – CBB – Iowa State at Kansas (ESPN)
We knew Britt Reid was placed on administrative leave by the Kansas City Chiefs recently. We learned on Wednesday that since then, Reid’s contract expired, and he is no longer with the club.
The Royals acquired LF Andrew Benintendi in a trade with the Boston Red Sox and New York Mets.
The Royals signed RHP Braden Shipley to a minor-league contract with an invitation to major league Spring Training. Shipley pitched in Triple-A in 2019 with Arizona.
There is a chance that Bryce Thompson will be available for Kansas’ game against Iowa State on Thursday.
Major League Soccer pushed back the start of its season from April 3 to April 17 after the new CBA was approved.
The Dallas Mavericks had stopped playing the national anthem before home games. The NBA then told all teams that they must play the national anthem before games.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrated their Super Bowl championship Wednesday with a boat parade.
AL Central Roundtable: White Sox aiming to slide past Twins, Indians for title (The Athletic)