As the Wingnuts get ready to start the season, manager Pete Rose Jr. talked about this year's team and his expectations for the season. The Wingnuts open up their season on May 18 against the Salina Stockade. (Video by Fernando Salazar/ Kansas.com
First of a series with Wingnuts manager Pete Rose Jr. Rose talks about Ichiro Suzuki approaching Rose's father's 4,256 hits, though more than 1,000 came in Japan. (Video by Jeffrey Lutz / Wichita Eagle)
Pete Rose Jr., whose father is Major League Baseball's all-time leader in hits, is the new manager for the Wichita Wingnuts. Rose was introduced during a news conference at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium on Wednesday. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle/Feb
Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy thinks running back Kareem Hunt is playing better this year than last, even if the numbers don't show it. And he uses some strong language to defend Hunt.
Law enforcement personnel from across the state and much of the Wichita community turned out for the funeral and burial of fallen Sedgwick County Sheriff deputy Robert Kunze III. Kunze was killed in the line of duty last Sunday.