Posted 9:56 PM 7/5/2014 by John Zupon Jr. - KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
CLEVELAND - Jeremy Guthrie (5-7) only lasted 4 innings allowing 6 earned runs with 5 strikeouts as the Kansas City Royals lose to the Cleveland Indians 7-3 on Saturday night.
Guthrie looked to the offense to help out, but the offense was just as ineffective only going 1-11 with runners in (More)
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Posted 5:13 PM 7/5/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jeff Baker's RBI hit with two outs in the ninth inning helped Miami rally to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Saturday.
Casey McGehee fouled off five full-count pitches from Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal (0-4) before getting the tying hit, with Donovan Solano (More)
Posted 9:52 PM 7/4/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn bounced back from his worst start of the season with 6 2-3 scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals placed consecutive two-out RBI doubles just out of right fielder Giancarlo Stanton's reach in a three-run sixth of a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday (More)
Posted 9:27 PM 7/4/2014 by The Associated Press
CLEVELAND (AP) - Yordano Ventura pitched 8 1-3 stellar innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-1 on Friday night.
Ventura (6-7) blanked the Indians on four hits until Michael Brantley hit a leadoff homer in the ninth. The (More)
Posted 10:06 PM 7/3/2014 by John Zupon Jr. KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
SAN FRANCISCO - The Cardinals are in the midst of bouncing back winning the second game in a row after losing three in a row after beating the San Fransisco Giants 7-2 on Thursday.
Carlos Martinez took the mound today looking for his second win in his second start, and got it with the (More)
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Posted 3:52 PM 7/1/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
JEFFERSON CITY - Lincoln University Athletic Director Betty Kemna announced the hiring of Mike DeMilia as the eighth head baseball coach in school history Tuesday.
"We are very excited to welcome Mike to Lincoln University," Kemna said. "We believe his passion for the game of baseball, his (More)
Posted 8:53 PM 6/29/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Omar Infante delivered another big hit against the Angels, singling home the winning run with one out in the ninth inning to send the Kansas City Royals over Los Angeles 5-4 Sunday.
Lorenzo Cain hit three doubles for the Royals, finishing with four hits and two RBIs.(More)
Posted 10:00 PM 6/28/2014 by The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Zack Greinke became the third NL pitcher to reach double digits in victories, and the Los Angeles Dodgers had four RBI doubles during a six-run second inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-1 on Saturday.
Greinke (10-4) allowed a run and four hits over seven innings (More)
Posted 8:53 PM 6/28/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Albert Pujols and David Freese combined to drive in five runs as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Saturday for their seventh victory in eight games.
There were two rain delays with the second after the fourth inning lasting 3:58. The game (More)
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Posted 7:37 PM 6/28/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Kansas City Royals signed first-round draft pick Brandon Finnegan, a left-handed pitcher who helped lead TCU to the College World Series, on Saturday.
Finnegan signed for $2,200,600, the slotted money for the 17th overall pick. With Finnegan agreeing to terms (More)
Posted 10:32 PM 6/27/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Omar Infante capped a seven-run inning with his first career grand slam, and the Kansas City Royals held on to beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-6 on a rough Friday night for starting pitchers.
Jason Vargas and Angels counterpart Matt Shoemaker (5-2) combined to give up (More)
Posted 10:49 PM 6/24/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Clayton Kershaw followed his first career no-hitter with eight marvelous innings, Adrian Gonzalez and Andre Ethier drove in a run apiece and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 on Tuesday night.
Kershaw (8-2) allowed six hits and a walk while (More)
Mizzou Golf had three student-athletes named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars on Wednesday. Seniors Emilio Cuartero (Lleida, Spain) and Hunter Kraus (Memphis, Tenn.) and junior Ryan Zech (Kearney, Mo.) earned the honor, which was announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
Get to know Mizzou freshman Bri Porter in this Mizzou Network one-on-one. Porter is a Columbia, Mo. native and the daughter of assistant coach Michael Porter.
Mizzou head coach Gary Pinkel visited Bristol, Conn., for a series of interviews around ESPN's campus, including a live spot on SportsCenter.
In the second edition of the Mizzou tennis "Summer Update", we sat down with junior Madison Rhyner, freshman Brianna Lashway and sophomore Brittany Lashway. From July 6-10, the Tigers trio served as counselors at the Mizzou tennis summer camp.
Fourteen individuals and the women's team were recognized for their work on and off the track this week by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association), who released the All-Academic list on Wednesday.