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.
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Posted 12:09 AM 10/7/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a two-run homer to snap a seventh-inning tie, Matt Carpenter went deep for the third straight game and John Lackey lived up to his big-game reputation as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five (More)
Posted 10:44 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they're here, they want to stick around for a while.
Alex Gordon hit a bases-clearing double in the first inning, Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas each homered and the wild-card Royals (More)
Posted 12:45 AM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Matt Kemp hit a go-ahead home run leading off the eighth inning, lifting Los Angeles to a 3-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night and evening their NL Division Series at a game apiece.
Kemp practically skipped down the first base line, appearing to coax (More)
Posted 12:53 AM 10/4/2014 by The Associated Press
ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning, and the surprising Kansas City Royals took a 2-0 lead in the AL Division Series with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.
Alex Gordon had an early run-scoring single and Salvador Perez (More)
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Posted 11:48 PM 10/3/2014 by The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Matt Carpenter dug in against Clayton Kershaw, fouling off pitches and fighting an 0-2 count. He finally broke through, smacking a go-ahead three-run double that rallied the St. Louis Cardinals to victory.
Carpenter's hit highlighted an eight-run seventh inning, and the (More)
Posted 8:52 AM 10/3/2014 by The Associated Press
ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in the AL Division Series opener Thursday night.
Moustakas hit the first extra-inning (More)
Posted 4:57 PM 10/2/2014 by The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Veterans Jason Motte, Mark Ellis and A.J. Pierzynski have been left off the St. Louis Cardinals' 25-player roster for the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The team announced its roster Thursday, when the Cardinals worked out in 95-degree heat at Dodger (More)
Posted 2:10 PM 10/1/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Wacha, who starred in the postseason as a rookie last fall, will be in the St. Louis Cardinals' bullpen for the start of the NL division series.
Manager Mike Matheny said Wednesday he'll go with Adam Wainwright, Lance Lynn, John Lackey and Shelby Miller the first (More)
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Posted 1:22 PM 10/1/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Reporter
KANSAS CITY - After nearly three decades of waiting, Royals fans celebrated Tuesday as the team secured a spot in the American League Division Series. The Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 9-8 in the American League wild-card game.
Longtime Royals fan Sean Wille said he and his (More)
Posted 1:32 AM 10/1/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason. They weren't going down without a fight.
Salvador Perez singled down the left-field line with two outs in the 12th inning, allowing Christian Colon to score from second base and giving the long-suffering (More)
The Mizzou soccer team scored three second half goals to comeback and earn a 3-3 tie against Ole Miss Friday night in Oxford, Miss. Freshman Jessica Johnson tallied the first two goals of her Tiger career and senior Kaysie Clark notched the equalizer for her third of the year.
Notes -Friday's loss drops the Tigers to 13-10 on the year and 4-4 in SEC play. Mizzou is now 32-14 all-time in SEC play and 14-8 on the road in SEC play.- Florida now leads the all-time series with Mizzou, 4-2, as the win for the Gators snapped a two-match...
Mizzou volleyball lost at No. 8 Florida, 3-0 (17-25, 19-25, 13-25), on Friday night (Oct. 24) at the O'Connell Center. Senior Emily Wilson (Omaha, Neb.) tallied her 1,000th career kill in the loss, becoming the 14th player in program history to join the 1,000-kill club. She is the 10th Mizzou...
The Mizzou women's swimming and diving team beat No. 22 Arkansas, 166-134, on Friday to begin the Southeastern Conference season 1-0. The Tigers won 10 of 16 events including both relays en route to the victory.
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.