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  • Garcia gets 1st win, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4

    Garcia gets 1st win, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4

    Posted 11:15 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jaime Garcia won for the first time in nearly a year, working six solid innings, and Randal Grichuk homered for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Tuesday night.

    Grichuk and Jhonny Peralta had two RBIs each for the Cardinals, who are a major (More)

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  • Adams injured running bases, removed in 5th inning

    Adams injured running bases, removed in 5th inning

    Posted 10:20 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Adams of the St. Louis Cardinals strained his right quadriceps while running out a double in the fifth inning and has been removed from the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

    Adams grabbed his right hip area rounding first base after his hit off reliever Vidal Nuno on Tuesday night.

    Mark Reynolds pinch ran for Adams. The Cardinals led 6-4.

     

  • Teixeira drives in 4 runs, Yankees beat Royals 5-1

    Teixeira drives in 4 runs, Yankees beat Royals 5-1

    Posted 10:08 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Mark Teixeira homered and drove in four runs, Adam Warren pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Tuesday night to send the AL champions to their first three-game skid this season.

    Warren (3-3) was perfect until (More)

  • Local Scores: Tuesday, May 26, 2015

    Local Scores: Tuesday, May 26, 2015

    Posted 8:50 PM 5/26/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area for Tuesday, May 26:

    High School Baseball Class 5 Sectional Semifinal:

    Rock Bridge 10, Waynesville 2

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  • Jason Vargas activated from disabled list, to start for KC

    Jason Vargas activated from disabled list, to start for KC

    Posted 6:14 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Jason Vargas is being activated from the 15-day disabled list and is going to start for the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night against the New York Yankees.

    The left-hander hasn't pitched since May 5 because of a flexor muscle strain. He will fill the rotation spot of (More)

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  • Cardinals outlast Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 innings

    Cardinals outlast Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 innings

    Posted 8:20 PM 5/25/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jhonny Peralta hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.

    Peralta's leadoff drive to left on a 1-2 pitch from J.C. Ramirez (1-1) was his fourth career game-winning homer. The (More)

  • Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

    Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

    Posted 8:15 PM 5/25/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees quickly erased the memory of a lost weekend, romping past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday.

    Stephen Drew added another three-run homer off a (More)

  • Wacha improves to 7-0, Cards end 3-game skid by beating KC

    Wacha improves to 7-0, Cards end 3-game skid by beating KC

    Posted 8:05 PM 5/24/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Unbeaten Michael Wacha won for the seventh straight time this year and the St. Louis Cardinals ended their season-worst three-game losing streak by beating the Kansas City Royals 6-1 Sunday.

    Wacha held the majors' best-hitting team to one unearned run and five (More)

  • Cardinals fall to Mets, 5-0

    Cardinals fall to Mets, 5-0

    Posted 4:35 PM 5/21/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Jacob deGrom retired his final 23 batters following a first-inning single, and Lucas Duda hit two long homers to nearly the same spot Thursday during the New York Mets' 5-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.

    deGrom struck out 11 Cardinals batters over eight dominant (More)

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  • Missouri eliminated at SEC tournament

    Missouri eliminated at SEC tournament

    Posted 3:56 PM 5/21/2015 by Austin Hough, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    HOOVER, AL - The Missouri baseball team's chances of making the NCAA tournament took a big hit Thursday morning, as the Tigers lost to the Alabama Crimson Tide 4-3, eliminating them from the SEC Tournament.

    Just like Wednesday, the Tigers got off to a good start. Missouri scored two runs (More)

  • Royals earn a 7-1 victory over the Reds

    Royals earn a 7-1 victory over the Reds

    Posted 11:11 PM 5/20/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jeremy Guthrie pitched six shutout innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Wednesday night.

    The Royals tied a club record with 24 consecutive scoreless innings, which was set June 9-12, 1976. That streak ended in the seventh when Brandon (More)

  • Cardinals dominate Mets with a 9-0 win

    Cardinals dominate Mets with a 9-0 win

    Posted 10:44 PM 5/20/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Matt Adams hit a long three-run homer, Jason Heyward also connected and the St. Louis Cardinals enjoyed their second consecutive offensive outburst, roughing up Bartolo Colon in a 9-0 rout of the New York Mets on Wednesday night.

    Matt Holliday and Kolten Wong both had three (More)

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  • Track. Track & Field Set for First Round of NCAA Championships

    AUSTIN, Tx. - The 2015 outdoor track & field post-season continues to heat up this weekend, as 24 Tigers make the trek to Austin, Tx., for the NCAA Championship West Preliminary Rounds, held in Mike A. Myers Stadium from May 28-30. Only the top 48 in each event qualify for...

  • Wrestling. Five Tigers Named To 2015 NWCA All-Academic Team

    Five members of Mizzou wrestling were named to the 2015 NWCA All-Academic Team, as announced last Friday by the National Wrestling Coaches Association. The five recipients tied Stanford for the most individuals to crack this year's list.

  • W. Tennis. Colt Gaston Joins Mizzou Tennis Coaching Staff

    Former ATP professional and ITA All-American at LSU, Colt Gaston, has been named the new Mizzou Tennis Assistant Coach, as announced today by head coach Sasha Schmid.

  • Track. Courtney Wood Recognized on SEC Community Service Team

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - For the second time, senior Courtney Wood has been recognized by the Southeastern Conference (SEC) for her actions on the track, as she was named one of the members of the 2015 SEC Community Service Team last week. Wood, whose final season in the black and gold...

  • Baseball. Mizzou's Trey Harris Lands on SEC All-Tournament Team

    Mizzou freshman outfielder Trey Harris (Powder Springs, Ga.) was named to the 2015 SEC All-Tournament Team, as announced by the league on Sunday night (May 24). Harris, an SEC All-Freshman honoree earlier this month, led the Tigers with six hits over three games in Hoover, driving in a pair of...