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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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)
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)
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)
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)
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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)
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)
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)
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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Posted 7:14 PM 6/6/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
O'FALLON- Rock Bridge defeated Francis Howell 9-6 on Friday to win its first state championship in program history.
Senior pitcher Ryan Bernskoetter came in and pitched five solid innings in relief of Chandler Wyatt to hold the lead for the Bruins.
Junior Logan Twehous played great (More)
Posted 4:32 PM 6/5/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
O'FALLON - Baseball players from Cooter High School walked away with a Class 1 Division state title Thursday afternoon. The team faced Northeast Cairo in the Class 1 Championship after Cairo beat New Franklin Wednesday in the semi-final round.
Thursday's game at T.R. Hughes Ballpark was (More)
Posted 11:11 PM 6/4/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Matt Carpenter had a career-high five hits, including the go-ahead double in the 11th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
After the Royals rallied with two runs in the ninth (More)
Mizzou Golf had three student-athletes named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars on Wednesday. Seniors Emilio Cuartero (Lleida, Spain) and Hunter Kraus (Memphis, Tenn.) and junior Ryan Zech (Kearney, Mo.) earned the honor, which was announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
Get to know Mizzou freshman Bri Porter in this Mizzou Network one-on-one. Porter is a Columbia, Mo. native and the daughter of assistant coach Michael Porter.
Mizzou head coach Gary Pinkel visited Bristol, Conn., for a series of interviews around ESPN's campus, including a live spot on SportsCenter.
In the second edition of the Mizzou tennis "Summer Update", we sat down with junior Madison Rhyner, freshman Brianna Lashway and sophomore Brittany Lashway. From July 6-10, the Tigers trio served as counselors at the Mizzou tennis summer camp.
Fourteen individuals and the women's team were recognized for their work on and off the track this week by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association), who released the All-Academic list on Wednesday.