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  • Garza, Brewers spoil Cardinals home opener, 5-4

    Garza, Brewers spoil Cardinals home opener, 5-4

    Posted 6:37 PM 4/13/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Garza overcame five walks to earn his first career win in St. Louis and Carlos Gomez had two hits and an RBI for the Milwaukee Brewers, who spoiled the Cardinals' home opener with a 5-4 victory on Monday.

    Adam Wainwright (1-1) started his fourth opener at 10-year-old (More)

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  • Royals remain unbeaten with 12-3 romp over Twins

    Royals remain unbeaten with 12-3 romp over Twins

    Posted 6:24 PM 4/13/2015 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Kansas City Royals became the only unbeaten team in the majors as Danny Duffy pitched into the seventh inning and Kendrys Morales homered in a 12-3 romp over Minnesota, spoiling the Twins' home opener Monday.

    The defending American League champions improved to 7-0. (More)

  • Ventura helps Royals sweep Angels again with 9-2 win

    Ventura helps Royals sweep Angels again with 9-2 win

    Posted 5:53 PM 4/12/2015 by The Associated Press

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Alcides Escobar and Alex Rios hit two-run doubles, Salvador Perez homered, and the defending AL champion Kansas City Royals extended their season-opening win streak to six games with a 9-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.

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  • Carpenter's 2-run homer in 11th lifts Cards over Reds 7-5

    Carpenter's 2-run homer in 11th lifts Cards over Reds 7-5

    Posted 4:39 PM 4/12/2015 by The Associated Press

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Matt Carpenter hit a two-run homer off Kevin Gregg in the 11th inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over Cincinnati 7-5 Sunday in a game that featured the major league debut of Cuban right-hander Raisel Iglesias for the Reds.

    Carpenter's 392-foot drive to center on a (More)

  • Moustakas, Perez homer in Royals' 6-4 win over Angels

    Moustakas, Perez homer in Royals' 6-4 win over Angels

    Posted 9:24 AM 4/12/2015 by The Associated Press

    ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Jeremy Guthrie put his Game 7 loss to San Francisco in the World Series behind him long ago, as did his teammates, and started focusing on helping the Kansas City Royals repeat as AL champions.

    Guthrie threw 94 pitches in his season debut on Saturday night (More)

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  • Adams homers, spurs Cardinals to 4-1 win over Reds

    Adams homers, spurs Cardinals to 4-1 win over Reds

    Posted 3:38 PM 4/11/2015 by The Associated Press

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Matt Adams delivered his first home run of the season and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped the Cincinnati Reds' season-opening winning streak at four with a 4-1 win on Saturday.

    Kolten Wong drove in a run with a sacrifice fly, Jhonny Peralta and Yadier Molina added (More)

  • A big fifth inning propels No. 20 Missouri past Tennessee

    A big fifth inning propels No. 20 Missouri past Tennessee

    Posted 2:08 PM 4/11/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The No. 20 Missouri Tigers defeated the Tennessee Volunteers for the second game in a row and combined to score 18 runs in the two games.

    Zach Lavy knocked in another RBI and a triple after going 2-3 in game two while Case Munson and Jack Klages hit back-to-back (More)

  • Morales, Vargas lead unbeaten Royals past Angels, 4-2

    Morales, Vargas lead unbeaten Royals past Angels, 4-2

    Posted 8:09 AM 4/11/2015 by The Associated Press

    ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Kendrys Morales homered, Lorenzo Cain drove in two runs and the Kansas City Royals remained unbeaten with a 4-2 victory over Los Angeles on Friday night in the Angels' home opener.

    Eric Hosmer drove in an early run and Jason Vargas pitched six solid innings (More)

  • No. 20 Mizzou baseball evens series with Tennessee

    No. 20 Mizzou baseball evens series with Tennessee

    Posted 8:22 AM 4/11/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The No. 20 Mizzou baseball team evened the series with a 8-3 win over Tennessee on Friday night. The Tigers move to 23-12 on the year and 9-5 in SEC Play.

    Reigning SEC Pitcher of the Week freshman Tanner Houck took the mound for Mizzou. Tennessee took an early 2-0 (More)

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  • Joey Votto's 2 homers lead unbeaten Reds over Cardinals 5-4

    Joey Votto's 2 homers lead unbeaten Reds over Cardinals 5-4

    Posted 10:10 PM 4/10/2015 by The Associated Press

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Joey Votto hit a pair of two-run homers - the strongest indication yet that he's fully back in form - and Todd Frazier had a tiebreaking sacrifice fly on Friday night, keeping the Cincinnati Reds unbeaten with a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.

    The Reds are 4-0 (More)

  • Cardinals put catcher Tony Cruz on paternity leave

    Cardinals put catcher Tony Cruz on paternity leave

    Posted 10:12 PM 4/10/2015 by The Associated Press

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Cardinals reserve catcher Tony Cruz has been placed on paternity leave before the first game in a series against the Cincinnati Reds.

    The Cardinals called up catcher Ed Easley from Triple-A Memphis on Friday for his major league debut. Easley, 29, has played 646 games in (More)

  • Local Scores: Thursday, April 9

    Local Scores: Thursday, April 9

    Posted 9:19 PM 4/9/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from around the area for Thursday, April 9, 2015:

    NCAA Baseball:

    Mizzou falls to Tennessee in series opener, 5-2.

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