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
Wichita police Sgt. Robert Henning on an accidental shooting at a home in the 1400 block of East Pike, near Hydraulic and Lincoln, at around 8:20 p.m. Monday. A man and child were playing with toy guns when a man was shot in the leg with a real gun.
Tuesday marked the opening day of the college basketball season, as teams were permitted to practice for the first time. The Shockers and Gregg Marshall took advantage with an afternoon practice at Koch Arena.