Posted 10:40 AM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Tony Cruz hit a three-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals connected three times, beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 on Saturday night and moving closer to their fourth straight playoff berth.
The Cardinals cut their magic number to one for clinching a postseason berth. The (More)
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Posted 4:27 PM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead.
The Tigers increased their edge to 2 1/2 games over the Royals. Kansas City (More)
Posted 9:27 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey powered back into the St. Louis postseason rotation picture with 7 2-3 dominant innings, and Randal Grichuk and Matt Holliday hit consecutive homers in the first inning of the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.
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Posted 9:24 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Ian Kinsler hit a two-run homer, everyone in the Detroit starting lineup had a hit by the fourth inning and the Tigers pounded Jason Vargas and the second-place Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Friday night to add another game to their AL Central lead.
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Posted 9:51 AM 9/19/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Tony Cruz singled in the winning run in the 13th inning and the St. Louis Cardinals moved closer to their second straight NL Central title with a 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.
The defending National League champions took two of three in a tight (More)
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Posted 9:57 PM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adam Wainwright posted his 19th win, pitching a shutout Wednesday night as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 to hold their 2½-game edge in the NL Central.
Wainwright (19-9) worked around seven hits and tied for the major league lead in wins and (More)
Posted 10:13 PM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate and the Kansas City Royals roughed up Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale in a 6-2 victory Wednesday night that kept the pressure on Detroit in the AL Central.
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Posted 6:59 AM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis both gave up runs for the first time in nearly three months as the Kansas City Royals' dominant bullpen was touched up Tuesday night in a 7-5 loss to the Chicago White Sox.
Davis replaced Herrera with two on in the seventh inning and walked (More)
Posted 6:57 AM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Gomez walked, stole second and third and scored the go-ahead run on a bloop hit by rookie Hector Gomez in the 12th inning as the Milwaukee Brewers ended the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals' three-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.
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Posted 10:54 PM 9/15/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Pinch-runners Jarrod Dyson and Terrance Gore scored in the ninth inning as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
Mike Moustakas doubled with one out in the ninth. Dyson ran for him and stole third and came around to (More)
Posted 5:18 PM 9/14/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Marco Gonzales struck out nine, Jhonny Peralta homered and the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 Sunday for their third straight win.
The Cardinals held their 3 1-2-game division lead over Pittsburgh.
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Posted 4:52 PM 9/14/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Daniel Nava hit a grand slam, Xander Bogaerts added a three-run shot and the Boston Red Sox rallied past the skidding Kansas City Royals 8-4 on Sunday.
Kansas City blew a four-run lead and dropped three of four to the last-place Red Sox.
The Royals fell 1 1-2 (More)
Winning 22-of-33 matches this weekend, Mizzou tennis wrapped up an outstanding 2014 Mizzou Invite Sunday afternoon at The Plaza Tennis Center. Following the tournament, all six Tigers were included in the weekend's winners circle.
Mizzou volleyball committed a season-high 29 attack errors in a 3-1 (22-25, 16-25, 26-24, 18-25) loss at the hands of Miami on Saturday night (Sept. 20) in the final match of the Miami Invitational. The loss drops the Tigers to 9-5 on the year as the Tigers open SEC play...
D'Angelo Roberts scored on a 3-yard run with 22 seconds left to lift Indiana to a 31-27 win over No. 18 Missouri on Faurot Field on Saturday afternoon. The final drive negated a near-comeback from the Tigers (3-1), who broke a 24-all tie with 2:20 left on a 40-yard Andrew...