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  • Tigers top Royals to lead AL Central

    Tigers top Royals to lead AL Central

    Posted 4:27 PM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead.

    The Tigers increased their edge to 2 1/2 games over the Royals. Kansas City (More)

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  • Cardinals beat Reds 2-1, stay 2 1-2 up in Central

    Cardinals beat Reds 2-1, stay 2 1-2 up in Central

    Posted 9:27 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey powered back into the St. Louis postseason rotation picture with 7 2-3 dominant innings, and Randal Grichuk and Matt Holliday hit consecutive homers in the first inning of the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

    The NL Central (More)

  • Tigers pound Royals 10-1 to pad AL Central lead

    Tigers pound Royals 10-1 to pad AL Central lead

    Posted 9:24 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Ian Kinsler hit a two-run homer, everyone in the Detroit starting lineup had a hit by the fourth inning and the Tigers pounded Jason Vargas and the second-place Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Friday night to add another game to their AL Central lead.

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  • Cardinals beat Brewers 3-2 in 13 innings

    Cardinals beat Brewers 3-2 in 13 innings

    Posted 9:51 AM 9/19/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Tony Cruz singled in the winning run in the 13th inning and the St. Louis Cardinals moved closer to their second straight NL Central title with a 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.

    The defending National League champions took two of three in a tight (More)

  • Wainwright breaks up no-hitter, pitches complete game shutout

    Wainwright breaks up no-hitter, pitches complete game shutout

    Posted 9:57 PM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adam Wainwright posted his 19th win, pitching a shutout Wednesday night as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 to hold their 2½-game edge in the NL Central.

    Wainwright (19-9) worked around seven hits and tied for the major league lead in wins and (More)

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  • Aoki breaks record in Royals victory over White Sox

    Aoki breaks record in Royals victory over White Sox

    Posted 10:13 PM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate and the Kansas City Royals roughed up Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale in a 6-2 victory Wednesday night that kept the pressure on Detroit in the AL Central.

    The first-place Tigers led the Royals (More)

  • Rare flop for Royals bullpen in 7-5 loss to White Sox

    Rare flop for Royals bullpen in 7-5 loss to White Sox

    Posted 6:59 AM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis both gave up runs for the first time in nearly three months as the Kansas City Royals' dominant bullpen was touched up Tuesday night in a 7-5 loss to the Chicago White Sox.

    Davis replaced Herrera with two on in the seventh inning and walked (More)

  • Brewers knock off Cardinals 3-2 in 12 innings

    Brewers knock off Cardinals 3-2 in 12 innings

    Posted 6:57 AM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Gomez walked, stole second and third and scored the go-ahead run on a bloop hit by rookie Hector Gomez in the 12th inning as the Milwaukee Brewers ended the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals' three-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.

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  • Dyson, Gore score in 9th as Royals beat White Sox

    Dyson, Gore score in 9th as Royals beat White Sox

    Posted 10:54 PM 9/15/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Pinch-runners Jarrod Dyson and Terrance Gore scored in the ninth inning as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.

    Mike Moustakas doubled with one out in the ninth. Dyson ran for him and stole third and came around to (More)

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  • Gonzales, Cardinals top Rockies for 3rd win in row

    Gonzales, Cardinals top Rockies for 3rd win in row

    Posted 5:18 PM 9/14/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Marco Gonzales struck out nine, Jhonny Peralta homered and the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 Sunday for their third straight win.

    The Cardinals held their 3 1-2-game division lead over Pittsburgh.

    Colorado lost all six (More)

  • Nava hits slam, Red Sox rally past skidding Royals

    Nava hits slam, Red Sox rally past skidding Royals

    Posted 4:52 PM 9/14/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Daniel Nava hit a grand slam, Xander Bogaerts added a three-run shot and the Boston Red Sox rallied past the skidding Kansas City Royals 8-4 on Sunday.

    Kansas City blew a four-run lead and dropped three of four to the last-place Red Sox.

    The Royals fell 1 1-2 (More)

  • Cardinals hold off Rockies 5-4

    Cardinals hold off Rockies 5-4

    Posted 10:50 PM 9/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday homered in the first inning for the second straight night and Shelby Miller pitched six solid innings and had an RBI double, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.

    Matt Carpenter added a two-run homer in (More)

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  • W. Volleyball. Mizzou Falls at Ole Miss as SEC Win Streak Comes to an End

    Mizzou volleyball had its 20-match SEC winning streak snapped on Wednesday night (Oct. 1) at Ole Miss as the Tigers fell to Ole Miss, 3-0 (18-25, 23-25, 22-25). The loss drops the Tigers to 11-6 on the season and 2-1 in SEC play. Senior Emily Wilson (Omaha, Neb.) led Mizzou...

  • W. Soccer. Soccer Hosts Kentucky Thursday in Pack the Park and Pink Out Match

    The Mizzou soccer team (7-2-2) return home to Walton Stadium to host a pair of key Southeastern Conference games this week. On Thursday, Oct. 2, the Tigers host Kentucky at 6 p.m. CT in the team's annual Pink Out and Pack the Park match. The game will be televised live...

  • W. Golf. Mizzou Takes Johnie Imes Tournament Title

    Mizzou Women's Golf finished strong at the Seventh Annual Johnie Imes Invitational. Held at Columbia's own Club at Old Hawthorne, Mizzou took first overall with a final tally 18-under par. The Tigers set tournament records with their team totals from the first and second rounds (282, 280) and their third...

  • W. Golf. Tigers Lead the Way at Johnie Imes

    Mizzou Women's Golf is holding onto a three-stroke lead after two rounds of play at the Johnie Imes Invitational. The Tigers finished the day 14-under par (282-280--562) to surpass Kansas State who is currently in second with a score 11-under par.

  • Football. Shane Ray Named SEC Defensive Line Player of the Week

    This is the second weekly honor that Ray has garnered in what is quickly becoming an award-worthy season. He was named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week for his 7-tackle performance in a win over UCF on Sept. 13th, which included four tackles for loss, two sacks and a...