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  • Cardinals defeat Mets 6-2

    Cardinals defeat Mets 6-2

    Posted 10:43 PM 6/16/2014 by Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Allen Craig and Matt Adams each had two RBIs and the St. Louis Cardinals got effective work from rookie pitchers subbing for ace Adam Wainwright in a 6-2 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night.

    Carlos Martinez allowed an unearned run in four innings in his second (More)

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  • Royals Beat Tigers 11-8

    Royals Beat Tigers 11-8

    Posted 9:58 PM 6/16/2014 by The Associated Press

    DETROIT (AP) -- Omar Infante hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning and had an RBI single in a four-run fifth against former teammate Justin Verlander, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 11-8 Monday night.

    Kansas City has won a season-high eight straight to pull (More)

  • Adams Homers Again As Cardinals Beat Nats 5-2

    Adams Homers Again As Cardinals Beat Nats 5-2

    Posted 4:30 PM 6/15/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Adams homered for the third time in three games - all with his father in attendance - and Matt Holliday also went deep, helping the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 victory and series sweep Sunday over the Washington Nationals.

    Adams gave St. Louis a 2-0 lead in the (More)

  • Duffy Fans Nine White Sox in Royals 9-1 Victory

    Duffy Fans Nine White Sox in Royals 9-1 Victory

    Posted 5:48 PM 6/14/2014 by The Associated Press

    CHICAGO (AP) - Danny Duffy matched a career high with nine strikeouts, and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to six with a 9-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday.

    Duffy (4-5) scattered five hits over seven-plus shutout innings for Kansas City.

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  • Guthrie snaps winless streak in Royals' 7-2 win

    Guthrie snaps winless streak in Royals' 7-2 win

    Posted 10:55 PM 6/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    CHICAGO (AP) - Lorenzo Cain had a two-run double to highlight a five-run first inning, Jeremy Guthrie pitched into the sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to five games with a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.

    Guthrie (3-6) allowed (More)

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  • Lynn, Adams key Cardinals' 1-0 win over Nationals

    Lynn, Adams key Cardinals' 1-0 win over Nationals

    Posted 9:32 PM 6/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn threw eight innings of two-hit ball and Matt Adams homered on his first swing since coming off the disabled list, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory over Jordan Zimmermann and the Washington Nationals on Friday night.

    Lynn (7-4) struck out eight (More)

  • Cards' Wainwright could miss start to rest elbow

    Cards' Wainwright could miss start to rest elbow

    Posted 7:17 PM 6/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright says his elbow injury is not serious. He could miss a start to allow the tendinitis to calm down.

    Wainwright is tied for the National League lead in wins at 9-3 with a 2.15 ERA. He had an injection on Wednesday after an MRI exam pinpointed the (More)

  • Royals Use 4 Sacrifice Flies To Beat Indians 4-1

    Posted 7:06 PM 6/11/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Yordano Ventura dominated the Indians for seven stingy innings, and the Kansas City Royals scored all of their runs on sacrifice flies in a 4-1 victory over Cleveland on Wednesday.

    The four sacrifice flies tied a franchise record, and the Royals became only the (More)

  • Cardinals Blank Blue Jays 5-0

    Posted 3:14 PM 6/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    TORONTO (AP) - Shelby Miller took a no-hit bid into the sixth inning and finished with a three-hit shutout as the St. Louis Cardinals beat Toronto 5-0 on Saturday, snapping the Blue Jays' six-game winning streak.

    Randal Grichuk hit his first career home run as the Cardinals won for only (More)

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  • Blue Jays win sixth straight, beat Cardinals 3-1

    Posted 10:37 PM 6/6/2014 by The Associated Press

    TORONTO (AP) - Jose Bautista and Brett Lawrie each homered, rookie Marcus Stroman won his second straight start and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory.

    Bautista hit a leadoff homer against Lance Lynn in the third and (More)

  • Whitley pitches Yankees to 4-2 win over Royals

    Posted 10:08 PM 6/6/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chase Whitley pitched seven innings for his first career win, Brian McCann drove in three runs with a timely double and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Friday night.

    Brian Roberts drove in a run for the Yankees, who finally gave their young (More)

  • Pair of Mizzou Pitchers Drafted

    Posted 7:58 PM 6/6/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    Two junior Missouri pitchers were drafted this afternoon in Major League Baseball's First-Year player draft. 

    Brett Graves was selected 101st by the Oakland Athletics while Keaton Steele was taken in the 8th round by the Minnesota Twins.

    Graves started 14 games for the Tigers (More)

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