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  • Royals' three-game winning streak snapped

    Royals' three-game winning streak snapped

    Posted 9:19 PM 8/16/2014 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Phil Hughes threw seven sharp innings, Kurt Suzuki hit his third homer of the season and the Minnesota Twins beat first-place Kansas City 4-1 on Saturday night to snap the Royals' three-game winning streak.

    Hughes (13-8) allowed one run, seven hits and struck out six to (More)

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  • Royals extend lead in AL Central

    Royals extend lead in AL Central

    Posted 11:03 PM 8/15/2014 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Josh Willingham returned to Target Field and hit a bases-clearing double in Kansas City's five-run fourth inning, and the surging Royals hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Friday night.

    Danny Duffy (8-10) allowed three runs in 5 1-3 innings to win his third (More)

  • Lynn has strong outing, Cards beat Padres 4-2

    Lynn has strong outing, Cards beat Padres 4-2

    Posted 10:51 PM 8/15/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn pitched six strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the San Diego Padres 4-2 Friday night for their third straight win.

    Matt Adams, Kolten Wong and Oscar Taveras hit RBI singles for St. Louis. San Diego has lost two in a row after a five-game winning (More)

  • Boonville's 13-year-old baseball team headed to World Series

    Posted 2:45 PM 8/13/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports

    BOONVILLE - Boonville's 13-year-old baseball team is headed to the Babe Ruth World Series Thursday in Glen Allen, Virginia, for only the third time in the town's history. The tournament begins Aug. 16.

    The current players have been together for five years. Right fielder Clayton (More)

  • Royals use big first inning to defeat Giants 7-4

    Royals use big first inning to defeat Giants 7-4

    Posted 5:20 PM 8/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Alex Gordon and Salvador Perez each homered and Danny Duffy pitched into the seventh inning as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-4 Sunday to extend their winning streak to seven games.

    The Royals, who won 10 in a row in June, have put together (More)

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  • Cardinals defeat Orioles 8-3 to avoid sweep

    Cardinals defeat Orioles 8-3 to avoid sweep

    Posted 4:38 PM 8/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    BALTIMORE (AP) - Rookie Kolten Wong had four hits and scored twice, Peter Bourjos homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.

    After allowing nine home runs in losing the first two games of the series by a collective 22-5 score, the (More)

  • Royals pull closer to division lead

    Royals pull closer to division lead

    Posted 10:48 PM 8/9/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - James Shields threw a four-hitter and Alex Gordon homered as the Kansas City Royals won their sixth straight, beating the San Francisco Giants 5-0 on Saturday night.

    The Royals have won nine of 10 to move with 1 1-2 games of AL Central-leading Detroit. The Royals (More)

  • Orioles blast three home runs, rout Cardinals 10-3

    Orioles blast three home runs, rout Cardinals 10-3

    Posted 6:28 PM 8/9/2014 by The Associated Press

    BALTIMORE (AP) - Caleb Joseph homered in his fifth consecutive game, Nelson Cruz hit his 30th and Delmon Young also went deep as the Batlimore Orioles beat John Lackey and the St. Louis Cardinals 10-3 Saturday.

    All three home runs came with a man on against Lackey (1-1), making his second (More)

  • Butler drives in three runs as Royals beat Giants 4-2

    Butler drives in three runs as Royals beat Giants 4-2

    Posted 10:38 PM 8/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Billy Butler homered and drove in three runs and outfielder Nori Aoki threw out to runners in the same innings as the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 Friday night for their fifth straight victory.

    The Royals, who have not been in the playoffs (More)

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  • Cardinals give up six home runs, lose to Orioles 12-2

    Cardinals give up six home runs, lose to Orioles 12-2

    Posted 9:19 PM 8/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    BALTIMORE (AP) - J.J. Hardy hit two of Baltimore's season-high six home runs, and the Orioles cruised past the St. Louis Cardinals 12-2 Friday night to move a season-high 17 games over .500.

    On a night in which the team wore 1954 throwback uniforms to mark the 60th anniversary of its (More)

  • Royals win 4-2 against Athletics behind a gem from James Shields

    Royals win 4-2 against Athletics behind a gem from James Shields

    Posted 5:58 PM 8/3/2014 by The Associated Press

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - James Shields pitched eight sharp innings for his first win in nearly a month, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Sunday.

    Shields (10-6) retired his first 15 batters before Josh Reddick hit a leadoff homer in the sixth. Alberto Callaspo then (More)

  • Cardinals use seventh inning rally to defeat Brewers 3-2

    Cardinals use seventh inning rally to defeat Brewers 3-2

    Posted 4:27 PM 8/3/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey won his St. Louis debut when the Cardinals rallied for three runs in the seventh inning, capped by a go-ahead from rookie Oscar Taveras to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Sunday.

    The Cardinals took two of three from NL Central-leading Milwaukee and pulled (More)

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    Mizzou Golf won its third consecutive and fourth overall Turning Stone Intercollegiate title Monday in Verona, N.Y., with a score of 6-over-par 870. The Tigers never lost their lead throughout the 11-team tournament and defeated second-place finisher Cleveland State by 10 strokes.

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    Each Monday prior to Mizzou Football's game, head coach Gary Pinkel and student-athletes meet with the media.

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  • W. Soccer. Mizzou Soccer Posts 3-1 Victory Over SMU

    Freshman Savannah Trujillo scored two goals and junior Reagan Russell added another as the Mizzou soccer team posted a 3-1 win over SMU Sunday night in Dallas, Texas. With the win in goal, redshirt senior goalkeeper McKenzie Sauerwein broke Missouri's career wins record with 36. She entered the match tied...

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    The Fall 2014 Mizzou tennis season kicks off in just 19 days, as the Tigers head to Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, Sept. 19 for the Mizzou Invite. With the upcoming season on the horizon, head coach Sasha Schmid and assistant coach Jason Potthoff agreed on a unique team bonding...