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  • William Woods baseball coach named coach at Columbia College

    William Woods baseball coach named coach at Columbia College

    Posted 5:21 PM 6/16/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Darren Munns has resigned as the William Woods University head baseball coach to become the head baseball coach at fellow American Midwest Conference institution Columbia College.

    Columbia College Athletic Director Bob Burchard announced the appointment of Darren Munns as head (More)

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  • Report: Cardinals allegedly hacked Astros player information

    Report: Cardinals allegedly hacked Astros player information

    Posted 2:13 PM 6/16/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Major League Baseball says it is cooperating with a federal investigation into an illegal breach of the Houston Astros' internal database after a report that the St. Louis Cardinals were responsible for the hack.

    The New York Times, citing unidentified law enforcement (More)

  • Royals-Cardinals rainout rescheduled for July 23

    Royals-Cardinals rainout rescheduled for July 23

    Posted 6:21 PM 6/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals game against the Kansas City Royals that was rained out Sunday has been rescheduled for July 23.

    The teams had two mutual days off with Aug. 4 the other possibility for the final game of the season series.

    The Cardinals won the first two (More)

  • Royals topple Twins, former MU pitcher Gibson

    Royals topple Twins, former MU pitcher Gibson

    Posted 10:19 PM 6/10/2015 by Claire Chatterton, Sports Digital Producer

    MINNEAPOLIS - The Royals defeated the Twins 7-2 Wednesday. Former MU pitcher Kyle Gibson took the loss, giving up five runs (four earned) in six innings of work.

    Eric Hosmer started the scoring in the first with a RBI single. Alex Gordon then hit a three-run home run, giving the Royals (More)

  • Cardinals avoid sweep, top Rockies 4-2

    Cardinals avoid sweep, top Rockies 4-2

    Posted 7:04 PM 6/10/2015 by Claire Chatterton, Sports Digital Producer

    DENVER - The Cardinals beat the Rockies Wednesday 4-2. The team had lost the first two games of the series but avoided getting swept for the first time all year.

    The scoring started in the top of the 3rd inning when Matt Carpenter hit an opposite field RBI single, scoring Cardnails pitcher (More)

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  • Young shines in Royals' 2-0 win over Twins

    Young shines in Royals' 2-0 win over Twins

    Posted 10:11 PM 6/9/2015 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Chris Young took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Salvador Perez homered to help the Kansas City Royals to a 2-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.

    Young (5-2) left after giving up a triple to Trevor Plouffe with one out in the seventh for his only (More)

  • Cardinals LF Holliday placed on 15-day DL with quad strain

    Cardinals LF Holliday placed on 15-day DL with quad strain

    Posted 7:29 PM 6/9/2015 by The Associated Press

    DENVER (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have placed left fielder Matt Holliday on the 15-day disabled list with a right quadriceps strain.

    The Cardinals recalled right-hander Miguel Socolovich from Triple-A Memphis. He's available to pitch against the Rockies on Tuesday night.

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  • AL All-Star update rich with Royals

    AL All-Star update rich with Royals

    Posted 2:37 PM 6/8/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - With just under a month until the 2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Game rosters are finalized, the Kansas City Royals dominate the American League starting lineup according to Monday's update by MLB.

    Seven of the AL's nine starting positions that are eligible for fan (More)

  • Cards rally with three runs in 8th to beat Dodgers 4-2

    Cards rally with three runs in 8th to beat Dodgers 4-2

    Posted 10:40 PM 6/7/2015 by The Associated Press

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jhonny Peralta homered and singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday night.

    Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig, playing his second game after missing 39 because of a strained (More)

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  • Perez hits tiebreaking HR in 8th, Royals beat Rangers

    Perez hits tiebreaking HR in 8th, Royals beat Rangers

    Posted 7:01 PM 6/7/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Salvador Perez hit a solo home run with two outs in the eighth inning, lifting the Kansas City Royals over the Texas Rangers 4-3.

    Perez hit his eighth homer, sending a pitch from Keone Kela (4-2) into the Royals' bullpen.

    Wade Davis (3-1) picked up the victory, working around Prince Fielder's double in the eighth. Greg Holland pitched a perfect ninth for his ninth save in 10 opportunities.

     

  • Brantley, Carrasco carry Indians to 2-1 victory over Royals

    Brantley, Carrasco carry Indians to 2-1 victory over Royals

    Posted 10:36 PM 6/2/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Michael Brantley drove in the go-ahead run with two outs in the eighth inning, backing a strong performance by Carlos Carrasco and sending the Cleveland Indians to a 2-1 victory over the slumping Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night.

    Carrasco (7-4) allowed five hits over (More)

  • Cardinals return favor, beat Brewers 1-0

    Cardinals return favor, beat Brewers 1-0

    Posted 9:58 PM 6/2/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn allowed five hits while pitching into the eighth inning and Mark Reynolds had an RBI single in the second for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Milwaukee Brewers 1-0 on Tuesday night.

    Tyler Cravy (0-1) made an impressive major debut for Milwaukee, allowing a (More)

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  • W. Volleyball. Kan Shines In USA World University Games Team Match vs. Korean Pro Team

    Mizzou volleyball junior Carly Kan had a strong showing today for USA’s World University Games Team, as they defeated Korean professional team KGC (3-2) in a friendly exhibition match prior to the start of the World University Games.

  • Academics. Mizzou Freshmen Recognized on SEC First-Year Honor Roll

    Following another banner year in the classroom for Mizzou Athletics, 52 freshmen student-athletes were named to the 2015 SEC First-Year Honor Roll on Wednesday, July 1 by the league office.

  • W. Swimming. Mizzou Lands 19 on CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams

    A program record 19 members of the Mizzou swimming and diving program were named Scholar All-Americans by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA), the organization announced on Wednesday (July 1). In all, the Tigers had 12 first team Scholar All-Americans and seven honorable mention selections. Mizzou’s previous highs...

  • W. Tennis. Mizzou Tennis Welcomes Majorie Muller to Coaching Staff

    Head Coach Sasha Schmid announced the addition of volunteer assistant coach Majorie Muller to the Mizzou Tennis staff today. Muller, a former assistant coach at both Texas Tech and Texas A&M, joins the program after stints as a tennis instructor at the Country Club of Missouri and the Mizzou Tennis...

  • M. Swimming. Mizzou Lands 19 on CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams

    A program record 19 members of the Mizzou swimming and diving program were named Scholar All-Americans by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA), the organization announced on Wednesday (July 1). In all, the Tigers had 12 first team Scholar All-Americans and seven honorable mention selections. Mizzou’s previous highs...