Posted 3:40 PM 10/13/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles will have to wait another day to play Game 3 of the AL Championship Series. Around 3:30 p.m. CT on Monday, the announcement came that due to inclement weather in the Kansas City area the game would not be able to be played Monday (More)
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Posted 11:01 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the ninth inning and the resilient St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Sunday night, evening the NL Championship Series at one game apiece.
The Cardinals won after losing All-Star catcher Yadier Molina (More)
Posted 10:12 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Resilience and perseverance are two traits that have come to epitomize the Kansas City Royals, who've turned into a playoff force with their run of late-inning wins.
They're two qualities that the Baltimore Orioles had better embrace.
After taking the first two (More)
Posted 10:09 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright insists he's fine physically, though he's failed to make it through the fifth inning in both of his postseason starts.
St. Louis general manager John Mozeliak said Sunday that he thinks Wainwright's workload is simply taking a toll. The GM (More)
Posted 1:26 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Madison Bumgarner once again put the San Francisco Giants well on the road to a playoff victory.
Bumgarner pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and the Giants combined just enough hitting with a couple of defensive flubs by St. Louis to beat the Cardinals 3-0 (More)
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Posted 2:07 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press
BALTIMORE (AP) - The Kansas City Royals prefer to simply savor their exceptional performance at Camden Yards rather than ponder the historical ramifications of where it's gotten them.
Alcides Escobar doubled in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Mike Moustakas extended his home (More)
Posted 12:14 AM 10/11/2014 by The Associated Press
BALTIMORE (AP) - These Kansas City Royals, and Alex Gordon in particular, are way more than just speed and singles. Especially in extra innings.
Gordon hit a tiebreaking homer in the 10th inning, Mike Moustakas added a two-run shot and the Royals defeated the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 Friday (More)
Posted 9:09 AM 10/10/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The expectations that accompanied Mike Moustakas and Eric Hosmer were largely unfair, and anybody in the Kansas City Royals front office would probably be willing to admit it.
Moustakas was the second overall pick in the 2007 first-year player draft. Hosmer went third (More)
Posted 12:35 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press
DANBURY, Connecticut (AP) - Now that the Power Five conferences have their autonomy, NCAA President Mark Emmert has a wish list he'd like them to tackle right away.
Emmert, speaking after a lecture at Western Connecticut State University, said Wednesday the conferences should prioritize (More)
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Posted 3:49 AM 10/9/2014 by Katie Link, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Baseball fans brace for a bit of magic that hasn't happened since 1985- a possible "I-70 Showdown."
As both the Kansas City Royals and the St. Louis Cardinals advance to the next round of the MLB playoffs, a friendly rivalry is turning into a big boost for one local (More)
Posted 2:52 PM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - They endured it together, Billy Butler and Alex Gordon. All those years with 90 losses, the managerial changes and youth movements and empty seats come late September.
Now, the Royals' designated hitter and left fielder are reveling in their playoff run.
Posted 8:09 PM 10/7/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals tagged Clayton Kershaw in the seventh inning for the second straight time, riding Matt Adams' go-ahead, three-run homer to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday and a fourth consecutive trip to the NL Championship Series.
At day one of the 2014 Hoosier Classic, Mizzou tennis racked up X wins on the day including X in singles and X in doubles play. Sophomore Cassidy Spearman led the Tigers success, winning both her singles and doubles match at the Indiana Tennis Center.
Mizzou wrestling redshirt senior, Alan Waters, has been announced as a late addition to the 2014 NWCA All-Star Classic on Nov. 1. Waters takes the place of Cornell's Nahshon Garrett, Jr. and is now set to compete at 125 pounds against Virginia Tech's Joey Dance.
The 2014 Mizzou baseball freshman class earned a pair of top-25 national rankings as Baseball America tabbed the class 12th nationally while Perfect Game slotted the Tigers at No. 22. Mizzou now ranks in the top 31 in all of the major recruiting rankings after being ranked No. 31 by...
Kyle Starke grew up loving the game of football. Like many other Mizzou football players, Starke began playing football in the fourth grade and continued through high school.
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