Posted 8:09 AM 3/21/2015 by The Associated Press
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida (AP) - Michael Cuddyer hit his fourth home run of spring training, his second in two days, helping the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 Friday.
Cuddyer had two hits, including a two-run drive off Sam Tuivailala in the sixth inning for his third home (More)
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Posted 8:51 PM 3/19/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Rockies reliever Rafael Betancourt was struck in the jaw by a line drive and walked off with a bruise Thursday in Colorado's 13-2 win over the Kansas City Royals.
The 39-year-old Betancourt was hit in the sixth inning by Brett Eibner's liner. He was checked by a (More)
Posted 7:56 AM 3/20/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Jon Niese struck out six in four innings, and a New York Mets' split squad defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 Thursday.
Niese allowed one run and three hits and walked none in his third and longest outing of spring training.
Daniel Murphy singled and scored (More)
Posted 8:55 PM 3/18/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores for Wednesday, March 18.
Game 1: Central Methodist University 10 - Bendictine (KS) 2
Game 2: Central Methodist University 3 - Bendictine (KS) 10
Game 1: Baker 9 - Missouri Valley 5
Game 2: Baker 0 - Missouri Valley 7
Posted 6:46 PM 3/18/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Gerardo Parra and Khris Davis combined to drive in seven runs as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Kansas City Royals 8-4 Wednesday.
Parra, acquired in a July 31 trade with Arizona, hit a three-run homer in the fourth and had a sacrifice fly in the second.(More)
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Posted 5:30 PM 3/18/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Air Force snapped the Missouri baseball team (16-5, 3-0) six-game winning streak Wednesday, 4-2.
The Falcons (9-10) scored the first two runs of the game in the third inning on RBIs from senior Noah Pierce and sophomore Tyler Jones. The Tigers got a run back in the fourth inning (More)
Posted 10:30 AM 3/18/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff
COLUMBIA - Due to inclement weather, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.
Mizzou Softball: due to steady rain in the Springfield area, Wednesday's game against Missouri State has been postponed. The contest (More)
Posted 10:44 AM 3/18/2015 by The Associated Press
MESA, Arizona (AP) - Jason Hammel threw four scoreless innings and Anthony Rizzo reached base three times on Tuesday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3.
Hammel came in with a 10.80 ERA in his previous two outings over five innings, but had good downward action and fastball (More)
Posted 10:39 AM 3/18/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Jhonny Peralta had three hits, including his first homer of spring training, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over a Miami Marlins' split squad 7-1 Tuesday.
Peralta, who entered in 1-for-14 slide, homered on a fifth-inning slider from Bryan Morris for a 5-1 lead. He (More)
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Posted 3:02 PM 3/17/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals say ace Adam Wainwright is to make his first spring training start on Saturday against Atlanta.
Wainwright sustained a mild abdominal strain early in spring training. He has thrown a pair of bullpen sessions since the injury, including about (More)
Posted 6:12 PM 3/16/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Yordano Ventura gave up four runs in the first two innings, but the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Cleveland Indians 6-5 Monday.
Ventura gave up hits to the first four batters, with Jason Kipnis and Carlos Santana contributing RBI singles in a three-run (More)
Posted 3:00 PM 3/17/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - John Lackey pitched three perfect innings in his spring training debut, outpitching David Price in the St. Louis Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
Cardinals manager Mike Matheny let the 36-year-old Lackey set his own pace during camp and it (More)
AUSTIN, Tx. - A historic men's 4x100m relay performance got things rolling for the Tigers on day two of the three-meet weekend in Texas and Tennessee on Friday (March 27). Their All-Time Top Ten performance was one of three that highlighted the opening weekend of the outdoor season, along with...
Mizzou senior Sam Tierney earned his third straight All-America first team honor in the 100 breast with a fourth-place finish in the event during Friday action at the 2015 NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships in Iowa City, Iowa. Additionally, junior Daniel Graviss and the 200 medley relay team notched...
No. 23 Mizzou baseball dropped the series opener against top-ranked Texas A&M, 7-4, on Friday night (March 27) at Blue Bell Park. Mizzou falls to 19-8 (5-2 SEC) while Texas A&M goes to 26-1 (6-1 SEC).
Mizzou Softball fell to No. 8 Auburn in its first conference home game of the season, 14-6 in five innings.
Mizzou tennis opened up a pair of weekend contests Friday night with their first indoor home match of the season. The Tigers battled close with visiting Tennessee early-on, but ultimately dropped the overall match, 4-1.