This Date In Royals History–April 11, 2004

2004: Ken Harvey’s eighth-inning single broke a 3-3 tie and lifted the Royals to a 5-3 win over the Indians at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals, who had led 3-1 before Cleveland tied the score in the seventh, began their half of the eighth with Mike Sweeney being hit by a Jose Jimenez pitch. Juan Gonzalez flied out before Joe Randa worked a walk, moving pinch-runner Angel Berroa...
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All-Star memories: Beltran & Harvey

KANSAS CITY, Mo. And to think: without Ken Griffey Jr.s hamstring, Carlos Beltran mightve gone from an Astro to an asterisk. That was the first time Id been selected as an All-Star, the former Kansas City Royals center fielder said when asked about his strange mid-summer journey of 2004. And I was thinking, Wow, first time, and Im not going to participate. This is bad luck. As...
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Random Athlete Of The Day- Ken Harvey

Former First Baseman Ken Harvey is from Los Angeles, CA but like most Cali boys who graduate from Beverly Hills High School he became a Cornhusker at Nebraska. Harvey did work in college and was named an All-American and First Team Big 12 in 1999. Harvey committed Teddy Williams that year and hit .478 setting the new Big 12 batting average record. The 1999 Nebraska team was most...
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March 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Ken Harvey: A Hero Some More

In line with the theme of his novel Xavier: A Hero No More, former NFL great Ken Harvey offers strong advice and wisdom to athletes about taking a deeper look before jumping into decisions.
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September 01, 2011  |  Discuss

An Interview with Ken Harvey: The 3-4 Defense, Brian Orakpo, Darrell Green And More

If you didn't catch the first part of my interview and subsequent column with former Redskins linebacker Ken Harvey, check them out. Harvey talked with me a few weeks ago about his campaign against teen drinking, his involvement in the community, the state of the Redskins franchise, and gave me his thoughts on Jim Haslett's 3-4 defense after watching it for a full season...
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January 17, 2011  |  Discuss

Ken Harvey Outlines A Defensive Blueprint For The Redskins

A Column for SB Nation DC Surveying the final stats for the Washington Redskins defense this year, it was a struggle to take many positives from the NFL's 31st ranked unit. After finishing in the top 10 in total defense for three consecutive seasons, the Redskins ranked near the bottom of the league in every statistical category, far from a distinguished first effort...
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January 17, 2011  |  Discuss

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