Posted 5:09 PM 8/31/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday hit his third home run in two games and broke an eight-inning tie with a two-run single, rallying the St. Louis Cardinals past the Chicago Cubs 9-6 on Sunday.
Holliday had three hits and four RBIs for the Cardinals, who began the day one game behind (More)
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Posted 11:19 PM 8/30/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
Kansas City has lost three in a row to fall into a first-place tie with Detroit, which (More)
Posted 10:53 PM 8/30/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday homered twice and drove in five as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 13-2 Saturday night to earn a split of a doubleheader.
The victory snapped a four-game losing streak for St. Louis, which won for just the third time in its past nine games. It's (More)
Posted 9:48 PM 8/27/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Nori Aoki drove in the go-ahead run during a six-run eighth inning Wednesday night, sending the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins.
Billy Butler and Salvador Perez each drove in a pair of runs during the surge, which came after the Twins' (More)
Posted 5:26 PM 8/27/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with fans on Wednesday to show up for their remaining home games, one night after Alex Gordon's walk-off homer gave Kansas City a dramatic win over Minnesota that was seen by just 13,847 at Kauffman Stadium.
Yost briefly mentioned the (More)
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Posted 4:03 PM 8/27/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Royals optioned reliever Aaron Crow to Double-A Northwest Arkansas to open up a roster spot for right-hander Liam Hendriks to make a spot start Wednesday night against Minnesota.
Hendriks was called up from Triple-A Omaha to start in place of Yordano Ventura (More)
Posted 3:34 PM 8/27/2014 by The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Ike Davis hit a two-run homer off a speaker above the seats in right-center field, Jeff Locke outpitched Adam Wainwright and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 Wednesday to close in the NL wild-card race.
Pittsburgh took two of three from the (More)
Posted 10:50 PM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning, giving Kansas City a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins and helping the Royals avoid their first three-game skid since mid-July.
The Royals had been shut down all night by the Twins' Ricky Nolasco, who scattered three (More)
Posted 10:02 PM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pinch-hitter Ike Davis launched a tiebreaking, three-run homer off Seth Maness in the eighth inning Tuesday night, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2.
The Pirates won after reigning NL MVP Andrew McCutchen left in the fifth inning because of (More)
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Posted 10:01 PM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura will miss his next start due to soreness in his back, and Liam Hendricks will make his first start for the club Wednesday since arriving in a trade from Toronto.
Meanwhile, second baseman Omar Infante was held out of the lineup for (More)
Posted 12:35 AM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Matt Holliday's two-run single in the seventh inning off Jared Hughes capped a late rally, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Monday night.
Jon Jay's pinch-hit single tied the game with two outs in the seventh and Holliday followed with a sharp (More)
Posted 12:32 AM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Derek Jeter drove in two runs in his final scheduled trip to Kauffman Stadium, backing a sharp outing from Michael Pineda and helping the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night for their fifth straight win.
Jacoby Ellsbury drove in a run in the (More)
Freshman Savannah Trujillo scored two goals and junior Reagan Russell added another as the Mizzou soccer team posted a 3-1 win over SMU Sunday night in Dallas, Texas. With the win in goal, redshirt senior goalkeeper McKenzie Sauerwein broke Missouri's career wins record with 36. She entered the match tied...
The Fall 2014 Mizzou tennis season kicks off in just 19 days, as the Tigers head to Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, Sept. 19 for the Mizzou Invite. With the upcoming season on the horizon, head coach Sasha Schmid and assistant coach Jason Potthoff agreed on a unique team bonding...
Mizzou Golf owns a five-shot lead after 36 holes of play at the 2014 Turning Stone Intercollegiate in Verona, N.Y. Weather slowed play and elevated scores in the opening round, but the Tigers shot a 3-under-par 285 in the second round to extend their lead over second-place Cleveland State.
No. 15 Mizzou volleyball escaped host North Texas in a thrilling five-set (17-25, 25-17, 31-29, 18-25, 15-12) win in the final match of the North Texas Invitational, sharing the invitational title in a three-way tie. Mizzou rallied after losing the first set and got double-digit kills from four players, including...