Posted 6:51 PM 10/19/2013 by Tom Casselman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The St. Louis Cardinals spent the last few innings of the National Championship Series counting down their time to a World Series berth. Meanwhile, the Missouri Cotton Exchange was preparing their T-Shirt machines to commemorate the Cardinals' National League Championship.(More)
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Posted 10:53 PM 10/18/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Beltran and the Cardinals stunned Clayton Kershaw with a four-run third inning, rookie Michael Wacha was again magnificent on the mound and St. Louis advanced to its second World Series in three seasons by roughing up the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-0 in Game 6 of the NL (More)
Posted 6:37 PM 10/16/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - A ninth inning rally wasn't enough for the St. Louis Cardinals as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Cardinals 6-4. The win helps the Dodgers fight off elimination as they are now only down 3-2 on the series.
The game was tied 2-2 going into the bottom of the third inning (More)
Posted 10:14 PM 10/14/2013 by The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu outpitched Adam Wainwright with seven innings of three-hit ball, Adrian Gonzalez's RBI double ended a 1-for-17 drought for the Dodgers with runners in scoring position, and Los Angeles got back into the NL championship series with a 3-0 victory over the St. Louis (More)
Posted 3:34 PM 10/14/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
LOS ANGELES - After picking up wins against the Dodgers in Games 1 and 2, the St. Louis Cardinals are in the driver's seat for the NL pennant. But the Redbirds still need two more wins, with the first of five opportunities to do so coming Monday night.
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Posted 7:54 PM 10/12/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Michael Wacha pitched into the seventh inning with zero margin for error and the St. Louis Cardinals silenced the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight day, winning 1-0 Saturday for a 2-0 lead in the NL championship series.
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Posted 12:34 AM 10/12/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Beltran capped his latest scintillating postseason performance with an RBI single in the 13th inning early Saturday that lifted the St. Louis Cardinals over the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the NL championship series opener.
Beltran hit a two-run double early, then (More)
Posted 10:01 PM 10/9/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adam Wainwright pitched a complete game and the St. Louis Cardinals got two-run homers from David Freese and Matt Adams to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 on Wednesday night and advance to the NL championship series.
Wainwright scattered eight hits in his second dominant (More)
Posted 4:24 PM 10/7/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
PITTSBURGH - Pirates fans at PNC Park were filled with excitement Monday and why wouldn't they be? After winning Sunday's critical game three against the Cardinals, they had a chance to see something that has not happened since 1979 - Pittsburgh winning a playoff series.
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Posted 8:34 PM 10/6/2013 by The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH - Pedro Alvarez hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead in best-of-five NL division series.
Alvarez pulled a grounder into right field that scored pinch-runner Josh Harrison from (More)
Posted 4:24 PM 10/4/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Gerrit Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and drove in a run, Pedro Alvarez had a two-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-1 Friday to even their division series at a game apiece.After taking advantage of several Cardinals (More)
Posted 4:08 PM 9/30/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - Having home field advantage throughout the National League Championship Series would most likely benefit the Cardinals based on their recent performances. With a shutout victory over the Cubs on Sunday, the Redbirds got just that.
Although their overall home record of 54-27 was (More)
No. 15 Mizzou was pitched to a shutout, 7-0 win over No. 13 Texas A&M to start the squad's SEC schedule by freshman P Tori Finucane (Germantown, Md.).
The Mizzou tennis team suffered a 7-0 loss at the hands of No. 7 Vanderbilt Friday evening in an outdoor match at the Mizzou Tennis Complex. The loss dropped the Tigers to 4-9 on the season and 0-3 in Southeastern Conference play, while the Commodores improved to 10-3 overall and...
Mizzou vs. Southern Mississippi Game One Notes With the win, Mizzou now trails Southern Mississippi in the all-time series 5-8 Brett Graves' scoreless inning streak came to an end at 16.1 innings after giving up a RBI-single in the top of the second
Junior righty Brett Graves (St. Charles, Mo.) was dominant again for Mizzou baseball, as his 8.0 IP led the way for Mizzou (5-6) to claim a series-opening 4-1 victory over Southern Mississippi (6-8) Friday night (March 7) at Taylor Stadium. Graves improves to 2-1 on the season, surrendering only one...
In the team's final regular season road-trip of the year, Missouri gymnastics fell to No. 11 Auburn Friday evening by a total score of 197.000 to 194.600. In the dual meet loss, the visiting Tigers from Columbia, Mo. turned in event scores of 48.500 or higher in three of their...