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  • Local Scores: Thursday, March 26

    Local Scores: Thursday, March 26

    Posted 9:13 PM 3/26/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    Here are the local scores for Thursday, March 26, 2015

    College Softball

    Stephens 0

    C. Methodist 4

    Stephens 0

    C. Methodist 8

    Baseball

    Boonville 3

    Helias 2

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  • Local Scores: Tuesday, March 24

    Local Scores: Tuesday, March 24

    Posted 10:39 PM 3/24/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    Here are the local scores for Tuesday, March 24, 2015

    College Baseball

    Westminster 7

    Union 9

    Westminster 1

    Union 4

  • Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Posted 11:03 AM 3/24/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - Due to inclement weather, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.

    Mizzou baseball: Tuesday's game against University of Arkansas - Pine Bluff will now be played at 3 p.m. at Taylor Stadium (More)

  • Hosmer, Moustakas, Rios lead Royals past Giants 4-2

    Hosmer, Moustakas, Rios lead Royals past Giants 4-2

    Posted 11:36 AM 3/23/2015 by The Associated Press

    SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas and Alex Rios each had two hits as the Kansas City Royals defeated a San Francisco Giants split squad 4-2 Sunday.

    Hosmer, who hiked his batting average to .353, doubled in the fourth and scored on Rios' single. Rios also doubled in the (More)

  • Royals demote pitcher Brandon Finnegan

    Royals demote pitcher Brandon Finnegan

    Posted 11:21 AM 3/23/2015 by The Associated Press

    SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - The Kanas City Royals have optioned Brandon Finnegan, who became the first player to play in the College World Series and the World Series the same year, to Double-A Northwest Arkansas on Sunday.

    The Royals' first-round pick out of TCU last year, will be used as a (More)

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  • Lackey pitches into fifth in Cardinals' 8-6 win

    Lackey pitches into fifth in Cardinals' 8-6 win

    Posted 10:31 AM 3/23/2015 by The Associated Press

    SARASOTA, Florida (AP) - John Lackey worked into the fifth inning in his second spring start, allowing four runs as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 Sunday.

    Adam Jones homered twice for Baltimore, driving in four runs and Manny Machado hit a solo home run.

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  • Mizzou baseball drops series finale to No. 6 South Carolina

    Mizzou baseball drops series finale to No. 6 South Carolina

    Posted 11:45 AM 3/23/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball team dropped the series finale against the No. 6 South Carolina on Sunday, 7-5 but still managed to get the series win. With the loss, the Tigers are now 18-6 on the year, and hold a 5-1 mark in SEC play. Brett Bond got things started for Mizzou with a (More)

  • White Sox spoil Gordon's return to Royals, 6-4

    White Sox spoil Gordon's return to Royals, 6-4

    Posted 9:41 AM 3/22/2015 by The Associated Press

    GLENDALE, Arizona (AP) - Courtney Hawkins hit a pair of two-run homers, the second a walk-off to lift the Chicago White Sox over Kansas City Royals 6-4 Saturday.

    Hawkins, an outfielder who was Chicago's first-round pick in 2012, homered in the seventh off Franklin Morales to tie the game (More)

  • Mizzou clinches series win vs. No. 6 South Carolina with walk-off

    Mizzou clinches series win vs. No. 6 South Carolina with walk-off

    Posted 10:11 AM 3/22/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - Mizzou baseball secured a series win against No. 6 South Carolina on Saturday thanks to 10th inning single from freshman Trey Harris. This weekend's series win gives the Tigers their first series win over a ranked opponent since March 27-29 at Auburn last season. It is Mizzou's (More)

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  • Wainwright pitches 4 scoreless in first spring start

    Wainwright pitches 4 scoreless in first spring start

    Posted 9:44 AM 3/22/2015 by The Associated Press

    JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Adam Wainwright pitched four innings of four-hit ball in his spring training debut, and the St. Louis Cardinals scored in the bottom of the ninth to beat an Atlanta Braves' split squad 1-0 Saturday.

    Wainwright walked one and struck out three. His first start was (More)

  • Young sharp in first start for Royals, beat Padres 6-1

    Young sharp in first start for Royals, beat Padres 6-1

    Posted 8:07 AM 3/21/2015 by The Associated Press

    PEORIA, Arizona (AP) - Chris Young pitched three effective innings in his first start with Kansas City since signing two weeks ago, helping the Royals to a 6-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.

    Young, the 2014 AL comeback player of the year with Seattle, allowed one run (More)

  • Mizzou baseball upsets No. 6 South Carolina

    Mizzou baseball upsets No. 6 South Carolina

    Posted 8:42 AM 3/21/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball upset No. 6 South Carolina, 3-2, on Friday night to improve to 4-0 in the SEC and 17-5 overall on the season. Friday's win marked the first win over a top-10 team since March 16, 2013, when the Tigers defeated the Gamecocks, 4-0.  Junior right (More)

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  • M. Swimming. Mizzou Posts Three Top-10 Finishes During Day One of NCAAs

    The Mizzou men's swimming and diving team opened the 2015 NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships with three top-10 finishes and four school records during day one competition at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center Natatorium Thursday in Iowa City, Iowa. Missouri's day was highlighted by a sixth-place showing in...

  • Track. First Record Book Mark Falls on Day One of Texas Relays

    AUSTIN, Tx. - The No. 15 Tigers opened their 2015 season on Thursday (March 26) with competitors in both the Texas Relays and Texas State's Bobcat Invitational. Included among the highlights from day one of three in Texas is the season's first record book performance, as freshman Ally Zerbe hit...

  • W. Basketball. Tigers Close Season in Battle at Ann Arbor

    Mizzou Women's Basketball concluded its season on Thursday night in the third round of the WNIT. Mizzou's third round appearance is the furthest postseason run for a Mizzou team since the 2002-03 season when the Tigers advanced to the quarterfinals of the WNIT.

  • W. Gymnastics. Katelyn Trevino Named SEC Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete of the Year

    Mizzou gymnastics redshirt senior Katelyn Trevino (Ovilla, Texas) was named the Southeastern Conference Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the league announced on Thursday (March 26). Additionally, senior Laura Kappler (Evansville, Ind.) and freshman Becca Schugel (Eagan, Minn.) earned spots on the All-SEC and All-Freshman teams, respectively.

  • Baseball. SEC East-Leading Tigers Head to SEC West Leader Texas A&M

    • Mizzou sits atop the SEC East standings at 5-1 and heads into this weekend with an 19-7 record. It is the program's best start through 26 games since the team opened the 2008 season at 20-6. Mizzou's 5-1 mark is its best to open SEC play since the program...