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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Eric Hosmer and Billy Butler homered and had three RBIs apiece yesterday in the Kansas City Royals’ 7-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels. Jonathan Sanchez allowed two runs in five innings to earn his first win with the Royals. Albert Pujols went 2-for-3 with a double and drove in his first run for the Angels. The Royals begin a three-game series with the A’s in Oakland at 9:05.
MILWAUKEE (AP) – Lance Lynn pitched six-plus innings of two-hit ball yesterday to lead the St. Louis Cardinals past the Milwaukee Brewers 9-3. Lynn allowed one earned run and struck out eight Brewers. Ryan Braun and Corey Hart homered for Milwaukee. St. Louis begins a three game series tonight in Cincinnati with Jake Westbrook on the mound facing Homer Bailey.
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Gabe Weidenaar and Robbie Rea had two RBIs apiece yesterday to lead Oklahoma State past Kansas 4-2. Cowboys pitcher Vince Wheeland allowed two runs in six-plus innings to earn the victory. Ka’iana Eldredge and James Stanfield drove in one run each for Kansas.
Sporting Kansas City maintained its perfect start to the season on Saturday as it held on for a 1-0 win over the defending champion Galaxy at Livestrong Sporting Park. Kei Kamara scored the lone goal of the match as SKC notched its fifth straight win. SKC will host Real Salt Lake on Saturday.
>>Watson Wins Masters In Playoff
(Augusta, GA) — Bubba Watson parred the second playoff hole to defeat Louis Oosthuizen [[ OOST-hay-zen ]] and win The Masters on Sunday. Watson, who won his first major title, and Oosthuizen were tied at 10-under-par after four rounds. Phil Mickelson was undone by a triple-bogey on the fourth hole. Mickelson finished in a tie for third at eight-under. Tiger Woods finished five-over for the championship.
>>Report: Kansas’ Robinson To Enter NBA Draft
(Lawrence, KS) — Kansas forward Thomas Robinson is expected to announce his intentions to enter the NBA Draft on Monday. According to ESPN, a news conference is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. at Allen Fieldhouse. The junior averaged nearly 18 points and 12 rebounds-per-game for the Jayhawks this season. He finished second in voting for the Wooden Award to Anthony Davis of Kentucky, which defeated Kansas in the national championship game.
>>HBU Names Shealy Head Coach
(Houston, TX) — Houston Baptist is scheduled to name former Kansas defensive coordinator Vic Shealy its first-ever head coach today. The Huskies will play in the Southland Conference starting in 2014. The 51-year-old Shealy spent the last two years in Lawrence.