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  • Ventura, 2 relievers shut out Reds, 3-0

    Ventura, 2 relievers shut out Reds, 3-0

    Posted 9:55 PM 5/19/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Yordano Ventura, Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis combined on a four-hitter and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 on Tuesday night.

    The Royals, who beat the New York Yankees 6-0 on Sunday, logged consecutive shutouts for the first time since Sept. 29-30 (More)

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  • Grichuk, Cardinals rough up Niese in 10-2 win

    Grichuk, Cardinals rough up Niese in 10-2 win

    Posted 9:37 PM 5/19/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Randal Grichuk had three extra base hits and drove in three runs a night after striking out five times, Mark Reynolds homered among his three hits and the St. Louis Cardinals teed off on Mets starter Jonathon Niese for a 10-2 victory over New York on Tuesday night.

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  • Local Scores: Tuesday, May 19, 2015

    Local Scores: Tuesday, May 19, 2015

    Posted 7:58 PM 5/19/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area for Tuesday, May 19:

    High School Baseball District Final:Rock Bridge 7, Jefferson City 1 

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  • Missouri earns first ever SEC Tournament win

    Missouri earns first ever SEC Tournament win

    Posted 5:00 PM 5/19/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    HOOVER, Al. - The Missouri baseball team advanced in the SEC Tournament with a 5-1 win over South Carolina on Monday, giving the Tigers their first ever SEC Tournament win in program history. 

    Starter Reggie McClain stepped up in a big way for the Tigers. McClain pitched seven innings (More)

  • Local Scores: Monday, May 18, 2015

    Local Scores: Monday, May 18, 2015

    Posted 10:17 PM 5/18/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area for Monday, May 18:  

    High School Baseball District Semifinals: 

    Jefferson City 9, Smith-Cotton 4

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  • Wong, Lynn star as Cardinals beat Tigers to avoid sweep

    Wong, Lynn star as Cardinals beat Tigers to avoid sweep

    Posted 10:19 PM 5/17/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a tie breaking home run in the sixth inning and Lance Lynn got his fifth career RBI to back his dominant pitching as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Sunday night to avoid a three-game sweep.

    Miguel Cabrera's RBI double in the first (More)

  • Cabrera hits 400th homer, Tigers outlast Cardinals in 10

    Cabrera hits 400th homer, Tigers outlast Cardinals in 10

    Posted 6:53 PM 5/16/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Miguel Cabrera hit his 400th career home run and nearly five hours later Jose Iglesias had an RBI single in the 10th inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on a rainy Saturday.

    Cabrera's milestone shot gave him the most homers by a (More)

  • Missouri baseball falls to Kentucky

    Missouri baseball falls to Kentucky

    Posted 4:05 PM 5/16/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Following its first win in 13 days, the Missouri men's baseball team added another tally to the loss column falling, 8-2, to Kentucky.

    The loss marks the seventh loss for the Tigers in their past three games as the team is now 4-7 in the month of May. Missouri's record now sits (More)

  • Local Scores: Monday, May 11

    Local Scores: Monday, May 11

    Posted 8:59 PM 5/11/2015 by KOMU Digital Staff

    LOCAL SCORES: Monday, May 11.

    High school baseball:

    Fulton 5, South Callaway 3

    Battle 11, Southern Boone 1

    Mexico 1, Moberly 0

    Girls soccer:

    Osage 2, Southern Boone 1 (2OT)

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  • Royals' Moustakas back after 3 days away with family

    Royals' Moustakas back after 3 days away with family

    Posted 5:16 PM 5/11/2015 by The Associated Press

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas has rejoined the team after three days away on the bereavement/family emergency list.

    Moustakas was reinstated Monday before the Royals opened a four-game series in Texas. Moustakas was batting second in the starting (More)

  • Carpenter to rejoin Cardinals Tuesday in Cleveland

    Carpenter to rejoin Cardinals Tuesday in Cleveland

    Posted 3:36 PM 5/11/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Carpenter will rejoin the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday after missing a weekend series in Pittsburgh because of dehydration and an accelerated heart.

    General manager John Mozeliak said manager Mike Matheny will decided whether Carpenter starts in Tuesday's series (More)

  • Pirates slip past Cards for 4-3 victory

    Pirates slip past Cards for 4-3 victory

    Posted 4:03 PM 5/10/2015 by The Associated Press

    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Jung Ho Kang went 2 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Sunday.

    The Cardinals dropped two of three in Pittsburgh, their first series loss of the season.

    With the game tied 3-3, Kang hit a go-ahead RBI (More)

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  • Football. Mizzou's Pinkel Inducted Into MAC Hall of Fame

    The Mid-American Conference will induct its 2015 Hall of Fame Class on Wednesday (May 27) and Mizzou head football coach Gary Pinkel will be among the five honorees in this year's class. Pinkel was the head football coach at Toledo from 1991-2000 and is a 1975 graduate of Kent State....

  • General News. Mizzou Athletics Posts Another Banner Year in the Classroom

    As the NCAA released its annual Academic Progress Rates (APR) on Wednesday (May 27), Mizzou once again found itself ranked among the SEC's best as it continues to `Prepare Champions For Life.' Mizzou posted four conference-best marks while ranking tied for second in average program APR among all 14 SEC...

  • Track. Track & Field Set for First Round of NCAA Championships

    AUSTIN, Tx. - The 2015 outdoor track & field post-season continues to heat up this weekend, as 24 Tigers make the trek to Austin, Tx., for the NCAA Championship West Preliminary Rounds, held in Mike A. Myers Stadium from May 28-30. Only the top 48 in each event qualify for...

  • Wrestling. Five Tigers Named To 2015 NWCA All-Academic Team

    Five members of Mizzou wrestling were named to the 2015 NWCA All-Academic Team, as announced last Friday by the National Wrestling Coaches Association. The five recipients tied Stanford for the most individuals to crack this year's list.

  • W. Tennis. Colt Gaston Joins Mizzou Tennis Coaching Staff

    Former ATP professional and ITA All-American at LSU, Colt Gaston, has been named the new Mizzou Tennis Assistant Coach, as announced today by head coach Sasha Schmid.