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  • Royals lose division leader spot with 4-2 loss to Boston

    Royals lose division leader spot with 4-2 loss to Boston

    Posted 11:07 PM 9/12/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Allen Webster pitched six solid innings and Jemile Weeks stroked a pair of doubles and scored two runs as the Boston Red Sox defeated the sputtering Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Friday night.

    Kansas City lost for the fourth time in five games and fell out of first place in (More)

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  • Royals commit three errors in 6-3 loss to Boston Red Sox

    Royals commit three errors in 6-3 loss to Boston Red Sox

    Posted 10:51 PM 9/11/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The last-place Boston Red Sox took advantage of three critical errors by the first-place Kansas City Royals, pulling away late in a 6-3 victory Thursday night that ended a four-game losing streak.

    Clay Buchholz (8-8) allowed three runs, two earned, over 6 1-3 (More)

  • Cueto outlasts Lynn as Reds beat Cardinals 1-0

    Cueto outlasts Lynn as Reds beat Cardinals 1-0

    Posted 3:40 PM 9/11/2014 by The Associated Press

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Johnny Cueto and the Reds are reduced to playing for pride and awards. Beating the Cardinals 1-0 on Thursday will be good for both.

    Cueto pitched eight scoreless innings to beat Lance Lynn and send the St. Louis Cardinals to their third consecutive loss 1-0 Thursday.

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  • Shields shuts down Tigers as Royals win 3-0

    Shields shuts down Tigers as Royals win 3-0

    Posted 10:16 PM 9/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    DETROIT (AP) - James Shields allowed two hits over seven innings in another terrific performance, and the Kansas City Royals edged Detroit 3-0 on Wednesday night to take a one-game lead over the Tigers atop the AL Central.

    Shields (14-7) gave up a single to Ian Kinsler leading off the (More)

  • Simon uses arm, bat to lift Reds over Cardinals

    Simon uses arm, bat to lift Reds over Cardinals

    Posted 9:25 PM 9/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Alfredo Simon shook off a rough start but lasted seven innings and drove in the go-ahead run with the second of his two doubles as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night.

    Ryan Ludwick hit a solo home run to help the Reds (More)

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  • Scherzer, Tigers beat Royals again, 4-2

    Scherzer, Tigers beat Royals again, 4-2

    Posted 10:07 PM 9/9/2014 by Associated Press

    DETROIT (AP) - Max Scherzer escaped a bases-loaded jam in the fifth, Rajai Davis and J.D. Martinez homered, and the Detroit Tigers beat Kansas City 4-2 on Tuesday night to pull within percentage points of the Royals atop the AL Central.

    Scherzer (16-5) allowed a run and seven hits in 6 2-3 (More)

  • Mesoraco homers, leads Reds over Cardinals 9-5

    Mesoraco homers, leads Reds over Cardinals 9-5

    Posted 9:56 PM 9/9/2014 by Associated Press

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Devin Mesoraco homered and drove in three runs, and Mike Leake pitched into the seventh inning and doubled home a run, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 9-5 victory on Tuesday night that ended their six-game losing streak against the St. Louis Cardinals.

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  • Royals starter Duffy to miss next start

    Royals starter Duffy to miss next start

    Posted 6:26 PM 9/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    DETROIT (AP) - Kansas City left-hander Danny Duffy will miss his next turn in the Royals' rotation because of a sore shoulder.

    Royals manager Ned Yost said Monday that an MRI didn't show any structural damage. Duffy left his start Saturday at the New York Yankees after one pitch.

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  • Wainwright, Cardinals beat up Brewers 9-1

    Wainwright, Cardinals beat up Brewers 9-1

    Posted 4:28 PM 9/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Adam Wainwright pitched a seven-hitter, Peter Boujos hit a two-run triple and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-1 on Sunday.

    The Cardinals took three of four in the series at Miller Park to open a five-game lead on Milwaukee.

    St. Louis grabbed a (More)

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  • Royals spoil Jeter's day with 2-0 win over Yankees

    Royals spoil Jeter's day with 2-0 win over Yankees

    Posted 4:14 PM 9/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Yordano Ventura and the Kansas City Royals turned Derek Jeter Day into another disappointing defeat for the New York Yankees' captain in the dwindling days of his career.

    Ventura pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning, and the AL Central leaders beat the Yankees 2-0 (More)

  • Taveras helps Cardinals beat Brewers

    Taveras helps Cardinals beat Brewers

    Posted 9:34 PM 9/6/2014 by The Associated Press

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Matt Adams and Oscar Taveras homered, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 on Saturday night to open a four-game lead in the NL Central.

    Lance Lynn pitched six effective innings as St. Louis won for the seventh time in its last eight games. Trevor (More)

  • Yankees drop Royals 6-2

    Yankees drop Royals 6-2

    Posted 6:30 PM 9/6/2014 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - Brandon McCarthy won for the second time in six starts, and the New York Yankees feasted on Kansas City's bullpen in a 6-2 win Saturday after Royals starter Danny Duffy left because of an injury after just one pitch.

    A night after a 1-0 loss in the series opener dropped (More)

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  • W. Golf. Mizzou Takes Johnie Imes Tournament Title

    Mizzou Women's Golf finished strong at the Seventh Annual Johnie Imes Invitational. Held at Columbia's own Club at Old Hawthorne, Mizzou took first overall with a final tally 18-under par. The Tigers set tournament records with their team totals from the first and second rounds (282, 280) and their third...

  • W. Golf. Tigers Lead the Way at Johnie Imes

    Mizzou Women's Golf is holding onto a three-stroke lead after two rounds of play at the Johnie Imes Invitational. The Tigers finished the day 14-under par (282-280--562) to surpass Kansas State who is currently in second with a score 11-under par.

  • Football. Shane Ray Named SEC Defensive Line Player of the Week

    This is the second weekly honor that Ray has garnered in what is quickly becoming an award-worthy season. He was named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week for his 7-tackle performance in a win over UCF on Sept. 13th, which included four tackles for loss, two sacks and a...

  • M. Golf. Mizzou Golf Wins Patriot Intercollegiate

    Ryan Zech fired a 4-under-par 67 to win his second tournament of the fall and lift Mizzou Golf to a three-shot win at the Patriot Intercollegiate on Monday afternoon in Virginia.

  • W. Volleyball. Mizzou Heads to Oxford For Nationally-Televised Contest at Ole Miss

    Winner of seven of its last eight and 20 consecutive SEC matches, Mizzou volleyball will face a tough road test at Ole Miss on Wednesday (Oct. 1). The Rebels come into Wednesday's match at 14-2 and 0-2 in SEC play but boast an unblemished 7-0 home record. Mizzou is 2-1...