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  • 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)

  • 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)

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  • 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)

  • 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.

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  • Rock Bridge Baseball Wins First State Championship

    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)

  • Cooter High School Claims Class 1 State Title

    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)

  • Cardinals Bounce Back, Beat Royals 5-2 In 11

    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)

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