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  • Holliday's on-base streak ends at 45 after ejection

    Holliday's on-base streak ends at 45 after ejection

    Posted 9:25 PM 6/2/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday of the St. Louis Cardinals was ejected for arguing a called third strike in the seventh inning, ensuring the end of his National League-record 45-game streak reaching base safely to start the season.

    Home plate umpire Joe West also tossed manager Mike (More)

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  • Ross hits winning single in 11th, Cubs beat Royals 2-1

    Ross hits winning single in 11th, Cubs beat Royals 2-1

    Posted 7:13 PM 5/31/2015 by The Associated Press

    CHICAGO (AP) - David Ross hit an RBI single with one out in the 11th inning Sunday, lifting the Chicago Cubs over the Kansas City Royals 2-1.

    The Cubs and Royals split the abbreviated two-game series. Saturday's game was rained out and will be made up at Wrigley Field during the last week (More)

  • Martinez honors late Taveras, pitches Cardinals over Dodgers

    Martinez honors late Taveras, pitches Cardinals over Dodgers

    Posted 7:09 PM 5/31/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Martinez wiped away tears during a pregame tribute to late teammate Oscar Taveras, then pitched one-hit ball for seven shutout innings to lead the St. Louis Cardinals over the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Sunday.

    Jhonny Peralta homered and drove in all three runs for the (More)

  • Garcia gets 1st win, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4

    Garcia gets 1st win, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4

    Posted 10:15 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jaime Garcia won for the first time in nearly a year, working six solid innings, and Randal Grichuk homered for the St. Louis Cardinals, who beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Tuesday night.

    Grichuk and Jhonny Peralta had two RBIs each for the Cardinals, who are a major (More)

  • Adams injured running bases, removed in 5th inning

    Adams injured running bases, removed in 5th inning

    Posted 9:20 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Adams of the St. Louis Cardinals strained his right quadriceps while running out a double in the fifth inning and has been removed from the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

    Adams grabbed his right hip area rounding first base after his hit off reliever Vidal Nuno on Tuesday night.

    Mark Reynolds pinch ran for Adams. The Cardinals led 6-4.

     

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  • Teixeira drives in 4 runs, Yankees beat Royals 5-1

    Teixeira drives in 4 runs, Yankees beat Royals 5-1

    Posted 9:08 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Mark Teixeira homered and drove in four runs, Adam Warren pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Tuesday night to send the AL champions to their first three-game skid this season.

    Warren (3-3) was perfect until (More)

  • Local Scores: Tuesday, May 26, 2015

    Local Scores: Tuesday, May 26, 2015

    Posted 7:50 PM 5/26/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area for Tuesday, May 26:

    High School Baseball Class 5 Sectional Semifinal:

    Rock Bridge 10, Waynesville 2

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  • Jason Vargas activated from disabled list, to start for KC

    Jason Vargas activated from disabled list, to start for KC

    Posted 5:14 PM 5/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Jason Vargas is being activated from the 15-day disabled list and is going to start for the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night against the New York Yankees.

    The left-hander hasn't pitched since May 5 because of a flexor muscle strain. He will fill the rotation spot of (More)

  • Cardinals outlast Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 innings

    Cardinals outlast Diamondbacks 3-2 in 10 innings

    Posted 7:20 PM 5/25/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jhonny Peralta hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday.

    Peralta's leadoff drive to left on a 1-2 pitch from J.C. Ramirez (1-1) was his fourth career game-winning homer. The (More)

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  • Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

    Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

    Posted 7:15 PM 5/25/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees quickly erased the memory of a lost weekend, romping past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday.

    Stephen Drew added another three-run homer off a (More)

  • Wacha improves to 7-0, Cards end 3-game skid by beating KC

    Wacha improves to 7-0, Cards end 3-game skid by beating KC

    Posted 7:05 PM 5/24/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Unbeaten Michael Wacha won for the seventh straight time this year and the St. Louis Cardinals ended their season-worst three-game losing streak by beating the Kansas City Royals 6-1 Sunday.

    Wacha held the majors' best-hitting team to one unearned run and five (More)

  • Cardinals fall to Mets, 5-0

    Cardinals fall to Mets, 5-0

    Posted 3:35 PM 5/21/2015 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Jacob deGrom retired his final 23 batters following a first-inning single, and Lucas Duda hit two long homers to nearly the same spot Thursday during the New York Mets' 5-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.

    deGrom struck out 11 Cardinals batters over eight dominant (More)

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