Posted 4:12 PM 4/18/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Martinez pitched six strong innings and Jason Heyward hit his first home run for St. Louis, leading the Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 5-2 Saturday for their fourth straight win.
Matt Carpenter drove in a pair of runs as the NL Central champion Cardinals kept (More)
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Posted 4:10 PM 4/18/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Royals have put closer Greg Holland on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right pectoral muscle.
The Royals made the move before Saturday night's game against Oakland.
Holland has four saves this season and has not allowed a hit in four (More)
Posted 4:05 PM 4/18/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday left Saturday's game against Cincinnati in the bottom of the first inning because of tightness in his back.
Holliday doubled and scored before leaving. He has hit safely in all 10 games for St. Louis this season, and his double was his first extra-base hit. He is batting .363.
Jon Jay moved from center to left field and Peter Bourjos entered the game.
Posted 3:14 PM 4/18/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - No. 14 Missouri baseball failed to get on the board as the Crimson tide shut out the Tigers for the first time this season by a score of 6-0 before Missouri defeated the Tide 5-3 in the second game today.
In two years in the SEC, Missouri has won just five series against (More)
Posted 10:43 PM 4/17/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Wacha pitched seven strong innings and Yadier Molina delivered a bases-clearing double to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.
With the score 1-1, Matt Holliday led off the bottom of the seventh with a single to right (More)
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Posted 10:32 PM 4/17/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff
COLUMBIA - The No. 14 Mizzou baseball team held off Alabama for a 4-3 victory on Friday. The Tigers improved to 25-13 on the season and 11-6 in SEC play in front of a season-best Friday night crowd of 1,763 fans. Junior right-handed pitcher Reggie McClain was on the mound for the (More)
Posted 10:27 PM 4/17/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Royals and A's picked up right where they left off.
In their first meeting since last September's dramatic wild-card game, Paulo Orlando delivered a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning Friday night to help Kansas City to a 6-4 win over Oakland in another (More)
Posted 2:32 PM 4/17/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Royals have recalled outfielder Reymond Fuentes from Triple-A Omaha and optioned outfielder Terrance Gore to Double-A Northwest Arkansas.
Kansas City announced the moves before opening a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics on Friday night.
Posted 7:15 PM 4/16/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI: Here are some local scores from around the area for Thursday, April 16, 2015:
Columbia College sweeps the doubleheader against Missouri Baptist University, 7-0 and 7-3.(More)
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Posted 8:45 AM 4/17/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey threw seven scoreless innings and Matt Carpenter doubled twice, helping the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.
Lackey (1-0) gave up five hits, struck out eight and walked one.
Lackey, who allowed a pair of two-run homers in six innings in his most recent start, faced the Brewers for just the fourth time in his career.
St. Louis took a 2-0 lead on two doubles and two singles in the sixth inning.
Posted 8:40 AM 4/17/2015 by The Associated Press
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kennys Vargas and Kurt Suzuki each hit a two-run homer, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Kansas City Royals 8-5 Thursday for their first series win this season.
Tommy Milone (2-0) picked up his second straight victory for the Twins, recovering from a rough start to (More)
Posted 10:42 PM 4/15/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn extended his April success with five solid innings and Matt Holliday had a two-run single in the first inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.
Lynn (1-1) allowed one run and six hits. He pushed his (More)
No. 20 Mizzou Softball run-ruled Arkansas for the third straight game, beating the Razorbacks 10-0 in six innings to complete the series sweep.
Mizzou Golf concluded play at the SEC Championship Sunday, taking 13th with a 21-over-par 861.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Throughout her career as a Tiger, senior Kearsten Peoples has landed herself at the top of school record boards for the indoor shot put, weight throw, outdoor shot put, and discus. Now, she can add a fifth and final school record to her resume, as she finally...
The starting units for the Mizzou Football team (Mizzou1) scored 10 consecutive points right before halftime, but the reserves (Tigers2) locked down defensively to earn a 17-10 victory in the Black and Gold scrimmage
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