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)
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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)
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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)
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)
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.
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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)
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)
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)
COLUMBIA, Mo. - The Tiger women moved back into the top 20 of the national rankings, as released by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association) on Monday (March 2), coming in at No. 18 after the SEC Championships weekend. The team has maintained a spot...
Sophomore Jordan Frericks has been named SEC Player of the Week, as announced Monday (March 2) by the league office. The award comes after an outstanding week for the Quincy, Ill., native. Averaging 17.5 points and eight rebounds per game, Frericks helped lead the Tigers to wins over No. 12...
Mizzou baseball has cancelled its midweek series against Central Arkansas, originally scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday (March 3-4) at Taylor Stadium. No make-up date has been announced for the games. The snowfall over the weekend and the cold weather forecasted for the early part of the week are the reason...
With a 57-41 senior night win over Arkansas, Mizzou Women's Basketball improved its record to 17-12 overall and 7-9 in the SEC. The seven conference wins is the most the team has had since the 2005-06 season.
Post game notes from Mizzou's senior night win over Arkansas.