Rustin Dodd, Royals beat reporter, talked with columnists Sam Mellinger and Vahe Gregorian about the Royals' recent slide as they headed into Thursday's off day with a 14-13 record and having lost seven of nine games.
Mizzou football coach Barry Odom visited The Kansas City Star and joined the podcast to talk about his philosophy and vision for the program, what happened the first time he stepped into his office, why he's no longer the most famous person from Ada, Okla., and more.
Rustin Dodd, The Star's Royals beat reporter, calls Blair Kerkhoff to talk about the team's 12-8 start following a second straight loss in Anaheim, Calif., on Tuesday. They talk about Mike Moustakas' hot start, Omar Infante's performance at second base and Jarrod Dyson's return following an oblique strain.
KU beat reporter Jesse Newell brings on Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore to discuss potential basketball transfer Derryck Thornton, the possibility of KU playing small with Josh Jackson and C.J.'s undying love for one Jayhawk.
Terez Paylor, The Star's Chiefs reporter, previews the upcoming NFL draft with former NFL coach Jon Gruden, ESPN's Mel Kiper and Louis Riddick and Matt Miller of Bleacher Report.
Royals beat writer Rustin Dodd and columnist Sam Mellinger discuss reliever Joakim Soria's struggles and more in their latest baseball chat.
KU beat reporter Jesse Newell and sportswriter Blair Kerkhoff discuss No. 1 recruit Josh Jackson committing to play at Kansas next season and what the Jayhawks' lineup might look like. Note: Podcast was recorded before Svi Mykhailiuk announced he would return for his junior season.
Royals writer Rustin Dodd calls columnist Vahe Gregorian to talk about the Royals-Astros series in Houston as well as the dramatic NCAA championship game ending and the Masters, both viewed by Vahe, and the Bruce Springsteen concert in Kansas City, viewed by Rustin.
KU beat writer Jesse Newell is joined by Shay Wildeboor of Rivals.com and JayhawkSlant.com to look ahead to next season. They talk about Jayhawks' basketball recruiting, the team's NBA draft entries and more.
Royals writer Rustin Dodd and columnist Sam Mellinger say it's too early to make judgments about the Royals after they started the season by splitting two games with the New York Mets.
The Star's Jesse Newell, Blair Kerkhoff and Vahe Gregorian sat down inside the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky., on Wednesday as Maryland held its open practice in advance of the Terps' Sweet 16 game against Kansas on Thursday (about 8:40 p.m. Central on CBS).
On our last Royals podcast, Rustin Dodd promised a bonus segment with The Star's last beat reporter for the Royals, Andy McCullough. Here it is. Rustin calls Andy and they talk baseball ... and more.
The Star's Blair Kerkhoff, in the driver's seat, is joined by passengers Vahe Gregorian and Chris Fickett for a special "on the road" edition previewing KU's first and second round games of the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa.
The Star's Rustin Dodd, Sam Mellinger and Pete Grathoff sat down during spring training in Surprise, Ariz., to discuss Yordano Ventura and his path to becoming the Royals' top starting pitcher in 2016, as well as how the 25-man roster is shaping up and more.
Louis Riddick, Bill Polian and Greg Cosell give their impressions of the players the Chiefs held on to in free agency, like Derrick Johnson, Eric Berry and Jaye Howard, and players they let go, like Sean Smith and Jeff Allen.
The Star previews the Big 12 Tournament, which runs Wednesday, March 9 through Saturday, March 12 at the Sprint Center. Blair Kerkhoff, Jesse Newell and Sam Mellinger make predictions, and talk about KU and K-State and more.
The Star's Rustin Dodd, Blair Kerkhoff and Vahe Gregorian sat down in Surprise, Ariz., for another Royals spring training edition of SportsBeat KC, this time focusing on Sal Perez's 5-year, $52.5 million contract extension and more.
Live from Royals spring training in Surprise, Ariz., The Star's Rustin Dodd, Blair Kerkhoff and Sam Mellinger sit down to discuss the start of camp and some of the key storylines so far.
The Star's Terez A. Paylor previewed the upcoming NFL Scouting Combine with an eye on the Chiefs' needs.
The Star's Blair Kerkhoff welcomed Bob Davis to the studio for an interview about Davis' career. Not only has he served as the voice of the Kansas Jayhawks, but also as a broadcaster in Hays, Kan., and in Kansas City, where he also called Royals games. Davis is retiring after the end of the KU basketball season.
In his KC Star podcast debut, new KU beat writer Jesse Newell talks Jayhawks basketball with Blair Kerkhoff, discussing the chances of the Big 12 title streak continuing, what makes Kansas a good team in March and more.
The Star's Terez A. Paylor plays interviews of NFL greats Michael Irvin, Cris Carter and Deion Sanders talking about Chiefs rookie cornerback Marcus Peters. Also in this episode, Bart Scott says he could have won multiple Super Bowls with Alex Smith at quarterback. Terez also has interviews about Jamaal Charles and Mitch Morse.
Rustin Dodd, who covers the Royals for The Kansas City Star, and Star sports columnist Sam Mellinger broke down the team's roster heading into spring training. In part one, Dodd and Mellinger discussed the Royals' key issues.