Posted 10:53 PM 10/18/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Beltran and the Cardinals stunned Clayton Kershaw with a four-run third inning, rookie Michael Wacha was again magnificent on the mound and St. Louis advanced to its second World Series in three seasons by roughing up the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-0 in Game 6 of the NL (More)
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Posted 6:37 PM 10/16/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - A ninth inning rally wasn't enough for the St. Louis Cardinals as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Cardinals 6-4. The win helps the Dodgers fight off elimination as they are now only down 3-2 on the series.
The game was tied 2-2 going into the bottom of the third inning (More)
Posted 10:14 PM 10/14/2013 by The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu outpitched Adam Wainwright with seven innings of three-hit ball, Adrian Gonzalez's RBI double ended a 1-for-17 drought for the Dodgers with runners in scoring position, and Los Angeles got back into the NL championship series with a 3-0 victory over the St. Louis (More)
Posted 3:34 PM 10/14/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
LOS ANGELES - After picking up wins against the Dodgers in Games 1 and 2, the St. Louis Cardinals are in the driver's seat for the NL pennant. But the Redbirds still need two more wins, with the first of five opportunities to do so coming Monday night.
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Posted 7:54 PM 10/12/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Michael Wacha pitched into the seventh inning with zero margin for error and the St. Louis Cardinals silenced the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight day, winning 1-0 Saturday for a 2-0 lead in the NL championship series.
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Posted 12:34 AM 10/12/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Beltran capped his latest scintillating postseason performance with an RBI single in the 13th inning early Saturday that lifted the St. Louis Cardinals over the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the NL championship series opener.
Beltran hit a two-run double early, then (More)
Posted 10:01 PM 10/9/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adam Wainwright pitched a complete game and the St. Louis Cardinals got two-run homers from David Freese and Matt Adams to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 on Wednesday night and advance to the NL championship series.
Wainwright scattered eight hits in his second dominant (More)
Posted 4:24 PM 10/7/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
PITTSBURGH - Pirates fans at PNC Park were filled with excitement Monday and why wouldn't they be? After winning Sunday's critical game three against the Cardinals, they had a chance to see something that has not happened since 1979 - Pittsburgh winning a playoff series.
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Posted 8:34 PM 10/6/2013 by The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH - Pedro Alvarez hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead in best-of-five NL division series.
Alvarez pulled a grounder into right field that scored pinch-runner Josh Harrison from (More)
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Posted 4:24 PM 10/4/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Gerrit Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and drove in a run, Pedro Alvarez had a two-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-1 Friday to even their division series at a game apiece.After taking advantage of several Cardinals (More)
Posted 4:08 PM 9/30/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - Having home field advantage throughout the National League Championship Series would most likely benefit the Cardinals based on their recent performances. With a shutout victory over the Cubs on Sunday, the Redbirds got just that.
Although their overall home record of 54-27 was (More)
Posted 7:23 PM 9/29/2013 by The Associated Press
CHICAGO - Bruce Chen pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning and Kansas City beat the Chicago White Sox 4-1 on Sunday in the finale of the Royals' best season in 24 years.
Kansas City won three of four in Chicago and went 17-10 in September for its most successful month of the (More)
The Tigers are off to a 9-1 start in non-conference play, on their way to another great start. Mizzou is doing whatever it takes to win, hear from the Tiger leaders in this episode of On the Prowl:
Missouri junior guard Jordan Clarkson was named the SEC's Player of the Week on Monday after averaging 23.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 2.0 steals in wins against West Virginia (80-71) and No. 17 UCLA (80-71).
Missouri junior guard Jordan Clarkson was named the National Player of the Week by College Sports Madness on Monday. Clarkson, a 6-foot-5 point guard, led Mizzou to victories over West Virginia (80-71) and No. 17 UCLA (80-71) this week, averaging 23.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 2.0 steals.
Quotes from Missouri's bowl announcement. Mizzou will face Oklahoma State in the AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic on Friday, Jan. 3 at 7 p.m.
The University of Missouri football team (11-2 overall and Southeastern Conference East Division champions) has accepted an invitation to play in the 2014 AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic, set for Jan. 3rd in Arlington, Texas at the world-renowned AT&T Stadium.