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The Kansas City Sports Monitor provides news and analysis for the Kansas City sports fan. We cover the Chiefs, Royals, and Sporting Kansas City on the professional level as well as Kansas, Kansas State, and Missouri on the college level. It's sports news for the thinking fan. We are informative and entertaining without being outrageous.

The Kansas City Sports Monitor provides news and analysis for the Kansas City sports fan. We cover the Chiefs, Royals, and Sporting Kansas City on the professional level as well as Kansas, Kansas State, and Missouri on the college level. It's sports news for the thinking fan. We are informative and entertaining without being outrageous.

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The Kansas City Sports Monitor provides news and analysis for the Kansas City sports fan. We cover the Chiefs, Royals, and Sporting Kansas City on the professional level as well as Kansas, Kansas State, and Missouri on the college level. It's sports news for the thinking fan. We are informative and entertaining without being outrageous.

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English


Episodes

Morning Monitor: A Full, But Successful Weekend

4/18/2021
Here is another free episode of the Morning Monitor. This is published every weekday. Enjoy! If you want to become a member just go to kcsportsmonitor.com and sign up for a free two-week trial without giving a credit card. The Royals took three of four games at home against Toronto. Sporting won its opener. A new soccer Super League is shaking up the soccer world. Kansas is expected to start talking to external candidates for its football coach opening. That and much more is in this Morning...

Duration:00:26:03

What I have Going On Now and In The Future

4/9/2021
I wanted to take just a few minutes to talk about the Kansas City Sports Monitor membership. it's a website, a podcast, videos, and this weekend or very soon after that I will have a Royals newsletter with the best information available. Have a listen, tell your friends, and become a member. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:50

Morning Monitor: Communication Is Key for Matheny

4/7/2021
Mike Matheny will have to be better with the clubhouse in Kansas City than he reportedly was in St. Louis. So far, it looks like he is doing just that. And Bill Self is looking for a new assistant coach as one of his left to go to Texas. This is the last publicly available episode of the Morning Monitor. Listen to what's next. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:46

Morning Monitor: Royals Beat Cleveland and Baylor Beats Gonzaga

4/6/2021
The Royals improved to 3-1 on the season thanks to a nice start from Danny Duffy and another good offensive performance by Whit Merrifield. That and other news and notes in today's Morning Monitor. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:42

Morning Monitor: Royals Lose Thier First Game

4/4/2021
The Royals finally lost on Sunday, and starting pitching is a concern early on. The offense had some scary characteristics as well Sunday. But now the Royals head off on their first road trip of the season. And Baylor plays Gonzaga in the national championship game Monday night. It should be a good one. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:41

Morning Monitor: Royals Win Behind Taylor and Merrifield

4/4/2021
The Royals improved to 2-0 with another big offensive day from Michael Taylor and Whit Merrifield. The NCAA tournament championship game is set with the two best teams in the sport. Happy Easter! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:17:42

Morning Monitor: Bill Self Gets A Lifetime Contract

4/2/2021
Bill Self received a lifetime contract from the University of Kansas on Friday. I explain the new contract in this podcast. Kansas State and Missouri have now essentially pulled off a trade in college basketball. And Oklahoma has a new basketball coach. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:00

Morning Monitor: Royals Win Opener 14-10

4/2/2021
It was a scary start to the season, but the offense responded, and the Royals beat the Texas Rangers 14-10. Brad Keller struggled and allowed five runs in the first, but the Royals put up five of their own in the bottom of the inning. I'll talk about the game and what we saw out of the new guys. There are a few other news items I have from the world of college basketball and the NFL. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:32

Morning Monitor: It's Opening Day

4/1/2021
It's Opening Day in Major League Baseball, and the Royals host the Texas Rangers. Adalberto Mondesi was placed on the 10-day injured list before the season ever started. I talk about opening day and give you other news and notes from around the world of sports in this daily podcast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:38

Busy Monday of Sports News

3/16/2021
Danny Duffy pitched a perfect four innings. Can we trust him? The Rays sent down Wander Franco. I'll tell you why that has no impact on the Bobby Witt Jr. decision and why the Royals must have Witt in the majors to start the season. College basketball coaches are being fired. Kansas State is losing a forward to the transfer portal. It was a very busy Monday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:19:24

Jakob Junis

3/3/2021
We are just a few games into spring training but there is already one player who is making us take a second look at him. I’ll explain who that person is and if he can change the course of his career. I’ll touch on all parts of the roster as we are less than a month away from opening day. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:13:38

Big Wins for the Local Colleges

2/20/2021
All three local schools had big games on Saturday and they all won. Saturday was billed more as big games for Missouri and Kansas, but it turned out that Kansas State decided that they too had a big game. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:23:53

Royals Trade for Benintendi & College Hoops

2/11/2021
The Royals made some big news this week with a trade for Andrew Benintendi. We have seen all three local colleges play this week, Kansas twice. Missouri had a bad one. Kansas won back-to-back games for the first time since early January. And even though Kansas State lost, they played much better than we have seen most of the season. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:31:33

Super Bowl and Kansas and Missouri wins

2/3/2021
The Super Bowl is slowly coming into view. We are just a few days away. There is always talk from one player or another, and with nothing else for the media to talk about, things get way overblown. I’m going to talk about what exactly this Super Bowl means to Patrick Mahomes, the other players, the coaches, the franchise, and the city. And it means a lot. I’ll also discuss the Kansas win over Kansas State on Tuesday, and the Missouri win over Kentucky on Wednesday. See...

Duration:00:35:42

Become a Member Today!

1/14/2021
If you have a few minutes, listen to what a membership to the Kansas City Sports Monitor gives you. If you like Kansas City sports, you will love our membership. Besides what is currently offered, I am adding a new newsletter focused on the Royals when the baseball season starts. Give it a listen and if you are interested in trying out the membership, go to kcsportsmonitor.com and sign up today! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:00

Can the Browns beat the Chiefs?

1/14/2021
Can the Browns beat the Chiefs? They won 11 games in the regular season and put up 48 points in a playoff win over Pittsburgh last weekend. But can they beat the Chiefs? I’ll give you my opinion. I also have some other NFL news along with college football and a little from Major League Baseball. Thanks for joining me for the Thursday night podcast episode. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:23:42

The Last Episode of 2020

12/31/2020
It’s a New Year’s Eve (Eve) episode of the Kansas City Sports Monitor! The Chiefs are going to rest some players this weekend. I will tell you what we know. We have one week left in the NFL regular season. I discussed the playoff picture. Excuses were flying for Florida just minutes into their game against Oklahoma tonight. I want to explain my view of the opt-out, sit-out, and the leave early crowd. The Royals signed a free-agent pitcher. The San Diego Padres are making big moves for...

Duration:00:41:51

Merry Christmas!

12/24/2020
It’s the Christmas Eve episode of the Kansas City Sports Monitor podcast! Tonight I’m going to take a look at the NFL playoff picture. I’ll talk about the presents I am hoping to get for 2021. I’m also interested in what Coastal Carolina’s president said about the lack of fairness in college football. And there are a few other pieces of news you might be interested in. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:22:57

KU wins at Texas Tech, NFL Playoff Picture, and more!

12/18/2020
Kansas faced a tough challenge on the road to start Big 12 play and the Jayhawks pulled it out. I’ll talk about that game. Let’s also look at the NFL playoff picture and this weekend’s games. I have solved the college football playoff puzzle. I will also talk about all of the schools skipping bowl games and why it’s just quitting. National signing day in college football this week kicked off the December signing period. I have that and more in a packed Thursday night podcast episode. See...

Duration:00:46:37

Chiefs vs Dolphins, Matt Besler, and much more!

12/11/2020
This episode is packed with all kinds of interesting information. I discussed Missouri's win over Liberty. I talked about the Chiefs and Tigers games this weekend. I talked about the joke the Big Ten is by changing its rules and the jokes Mike Krzyzewski and Duke are for their recent actions. I touched on Royals Rule 5 Draft information and their new minor league affiliate possibilities. I congratulated Matt Besler for living a dream by playing for his hometown team. I wrapped things up by...

Duration:00:51:25