Posted 2:14 PM 3/6/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Royals reliever Tim Collins will seek a second opinion after an MRI exam revealed ligament damage in his left elbow, while second baseman Omar Infante was headed for his own MRI because of continued soreness in his right elbow.
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Posted 5:30 PM 3/5/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Miami's Giancarlo Stanton was hitless in his first two at-bats in a major league game since being struck in the face by a pitch last September, and Jason Heyward singled in his first at-bat with the St. Louis Cardinals, a 4-1 victory over the Marlins on Thursday.(More)
Posted 5:23 PM 3/5/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Rangers ace Yu Darvish left his spring training debut with tightness in his right triceps after pitching a scoreless inning in Thursday's 5-4 loss to the Kansas City Royals.
Darvish, who ended last season on the DL with elbow inflammation, felt tightness warming up (More)
Posted 5:16 PM 3/4/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Eric Hosmer joined Royals newcomers Kendrys Morales and Alex Rios in hitting consecutive first-inning homers, and AL champion Kansas City routed the Texas Rangers 13-2 on Wednesday in the spring training opener for both teams.
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Posted 2:22 PM 3/3/2015 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 midweek series against Central Arkansas, originally scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday (March 3-4) at Taylor (More)
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Posted 3:42 PM 3/2/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
FAYETTE - The Central Methodist University baseball and softball teams swept the Heart of America Athletic Conference's weekly awards, as Eagles players won Player and Pitcher of the Week in both sports.
In baseball, the Eagles swept a four-game series with Williams Baptist to improve to (More)
Posted 2:25 PM 3/2/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Adam Wainwright bumped fists and smiled following a short bullpen session on Monday, the first since straining his abdominal muscle a week ago.
Wainwright didn't use maximum effort for most of the 30-plus pitch session, but did turn it up for the final five pitches (More)
Posted 12:57 AM 3/2/2015 by Hanna Battah, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Members of the Missouri baseball team played ball Wednesday with unconventional teammates.
Posted 3:25 PM 3/1/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MILLINGTON, Tennessee - Mizzou baseball completed the three-game sweep over UIC Sunday with a 10-1 victory at USA Stadium.
The team is riding a six game winning streak and the program is now off to its best start since 1985 with a record of 10-1.
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Posted 8:15 PM 2/28/2015 by Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MILLINGTON, Tennessee - Missouri baseball made it five consecutive wins with a sweep of Saturday's doubleheader vs. the University of Illinois-Chicago.
The Tigers won game one in dramatic fashion with junior Josh Lester hitting a walk-off home run to give Missouri the 3-2 win. The pitching (More)
Posted 10:41 AM 2/25/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff
COLUMBIA - Due to inclement weather predicted for the weekend of Feb. 27-28 and Mar. 1, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.
Mizzou baseball: home-opening series against the University of Illinois-Chicago (More)
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)
Redshirt Junior Michelle Butler led the Tigers through the first round of play at the SunTrust Gator Invitational, finishing the round 5-over par. As a team, the Tigers currently sit 14th overall, with a score 35-over par. Mizzou is just nine strokes out of the top five, while Arizona leads...
Mizzou Softball begins its third season competing in the Southeastern Conference this weekend as the Tigers travel to the other Columbia and take on the South Carolina Gamecocks in a three-game set.
A career night for sophomore Sierra Michaelis wasn't enough to lift the 7th-seeded Tigers over the 10th-seeded Lady Bulldogs. Michaelis knocked down a career-best 29 points in the game while grabbing six boards and dishing four assists. Michaelis has now scored 20 or more points in four games this season....
Mizzou Men's Basketball (9-21, 2-14) closes its conference schedule at Mississippi State on Saturday, March 7, at 5:30 p.m. on SEC Network.
After cancelling its series against Central Arkansas due to weather, the Mizzou baseball program has added a game to its schedule. Mizzou baseball will host Truman State this upcoming Tuesday (March 10) at 6 p.m. inside Taylor Stadium.