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  • Adam Wainwright diagnosed with abdominal strain

    Adam Wainwright diagnosed with abdominal strain

    Posted 6:19 PM 2/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Adam Wainwright has been diagnosed with an abdominal strain but the St. Louis ace could be available to pitch the Cardinals' opener at Wrigley Field on April 5.

    Wainwright strained the muscle on Monday while putting a 45-pound weight back on a rack. General manager (More)

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  • Wainwright heading to St. Louis for abdominal exam

    Wainwright heading to St. Louis for abdominal exam

    Posted 2:34 PM 2/25/2015 by The Associated Press

    JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Adam Wainwright called his impending trip to meet with doctors in St. Louis to discuss his lower abdominal pain "strictly precautionary."

    "I want to be fair to you and say that anything I say about it will just be speculation," Wainwright said Wednesday morning. "I (More)

  • Mike Sweeney elected to Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame

    Mike Sweeney elected to Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame

    Posted 2:05 PM 2/25/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Former first baseman Mike Sweeney will become the 26th member of the Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame.

    Sweeney, a five-time All Star when he played with the Royals from 1995 to 2007, was elected in his first ballot appearance, the team announced Wednesday.

    Sweeney (More)

  • Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Posted 10:41 AM 2/25/2015 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: the home-opening series against the University of Illinois-Chicago, scheduled for the weekend of Feb. 27-29 at Taylor (More)

  • Royals head southwest to gear up for 2015 season

    Royals head southwest to gear up for 2015 season

    Posted 7:23 PM 2/24/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    SURPRISE, Arizona - It is appropriate the Kansas City Royals' spring training home is Surprise, Arizona. In 2014 the Royals surprised everyone and made it all the way to the World Series. The 2015 incarnation of the Kansas City club will not be sneaking up on the baseball world this (More)

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  • Cardinals send Wainwright back to St. Louis

    Cardinals send Wainwright back to St. Louis

    Posted 8:27 AM 2/25/2015 by The Associated Press

    JUPITER, Florida (AP) - The Cardinals are sending ace Adam Wainwright to St. Louis to be examined by a doctor after his workout Tuesday was cut short by abdominal pain.

    General manager John Mozeliak told Cardinals.com that Wainwright would be seen by Dr. Michael Brunt of Washington (More)

  • Mizzou softball, baseball earn SEC weekly honors

    Mizzou softball, baseball earn SEC weekly honors

    Posted 6:42 PM 2/23/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball and softball teams both had winning weekends, which resulted in a set of weekly honors from the Southeastern Conference for both squads.

    Freshman left-handed pitcher Paige Lowary, who was named SEC Freshman of the Week, helped the Tiger softball team get (More)

  • Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Posted 3:16 PM 2/23/2015 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.

    Missouri Valley College: baseball doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday at College of the Ozarks has been canceled.

    [Editor's note: this story will be updated to reflect the most recent information.]

  • Cardinals begin spring training with World Series aspirations

    Cardinals begin spring training with World Series aspirations

    Posted 7:03 PM 2/22/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    JUPITER, Florida - It's spring migration season again for the St. Louis Cardinals. The Birds have once again flown to their "nest" away from home in Jupiter, Florida to prepare for the upcoming 2015 Major League season.

    St. Louis comes off of a 2014 season that saw it win 90 games, capture (More)

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  • Mizzou baseball improves to 7-1 with win over Purdue

    Mizzou baseball improves to 7-1 with win over Purdue

    Posted 3:00 PM 2/22/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Mizzou's baseball team used a bases-loaded, 5-2-3-2 triple play in the bottom of the sixth in order to maintain its 1-0 lead over Purdue in its final game of the Kleberg Bank College Classic Saturday afternoon at Whataburger field. With a record so far of 7-1, the program (More)

  • Tigers baseball wins rematch with Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

    Tigers baseball wins rematch with Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

    Posted 9:55 PM 2/21/2015 by Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - After a walk-off win over Sam Houston State the night before, the Tigers needed no late game heroics to down Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Saturday night in a 5-1 victory. This win comes after the Islanders gave Missouri (6-1) their first loss of the season in a 3-2 loss (More)

  • Mizzou baseball wins in walkoff fashion

    Mizzou baseball wins in walkoff fashion

    Posted 5:48 PM 2/20/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - The Missouri baseball team improved to 5-1 on the season with a 2-0 walkoff victory over Sam Houston State Friday in its second game at the Kleberg Bank College Classic.

    Freshman catcher Brett Bond hit his first career home run in the bottom of the ninth to break a (More)

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  • W. Basketball. Stock, Tigers Upset No. 12 Texas A&M

    Maddie Stock used a three-point shot at the buzzer to give Mizzou the upset over No. 12 Texas A&M on Thursday night.

  • W. Volleyball. Where Are They Now: Lisa Henning

    Over the next several days, MUTigers.com will take a look at former Mizzou volleyball players who have went on to play professionally overseas. Today, we look at former AVCA First Team All-American Lisa Henning, who helped guided Mizzou to a 35-1 record and the school's first ever SEC Championship in...

  • Baseball. Tigers Set for UIC in Millington

    Leading Off - Tweetables About the Weekend• Mizzou is off to its best start in more than a decade with a 7-1 record through eight games.• Mizzou is coming off of a weekend in which it won the Kleberg Bank College Classic, going 3-1, whilewinning the final three games of...

  • Baseball. Mizzou Moves UIC Series to Millington, Tennessee

    Mizzou baseball has announced that this weekend's series with UIC has been moved to the former USA Baseball Complex in Millington, Tenn., beginning with a doubleheader Saturday at noon. Sunday's start is listed as TBA based on the weather forecast. If weather permits, Mizzou and UIC will play a doubleheader...

  • W. Basketball. Eye Named to SEC Community Service Team

    Senior guard Morgan Eye has been recognized by the Southeastern Conference for her efforts off the court this season. Eye was named to the 2015 SEC Community Service Team as she has spent over 101 hours serving in the community over her four years as a Tiger. Eye joins 13...