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Former AFL star Abner Haynes dies at 86

Former AFL star Abner Haynes dies at 86

Former AFL MVP Abner Haynes, a star running back and returner in the 1960s, died Thursday. He was 86.The Kansas City Chiefs announced Haynes’ death but didn’t divulge details. Haynes died in Dallas

Royals release RHP Nick Anderson

Royals release RHP Nick Anderson

The Kansas City Royals released right-hander Nick Anderson on Thursday after he cleared waivers.The Royals had designated him for assignment on Saturday to clear a spot on the 40-man roster for rig