Posted 10:09 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Jonny Gomes hit a go-ahead two-run pinch homer in the sixth after another two-run shot in the inning by Xander Bogaerts and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Friday night.
The Red Sox maintained their momentum after winning four of their last five games (More)
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Posted 9:48 PM 7/12/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Rick Porcello outdueled James Shields and the Detroit Tigers won their fifth in a row, beating the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Saturday night.
Porcello (12-5) raised his career record against Kansas City to 8-3 while yielding six hits and one run through seven (More)
Posted 7:09 PM 7/12/2014 by The Associated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Adam Wainwright pitched seven strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals sent Milwaukee to its seventh straight loss, 10-2 on Saturday as the Brewers mourned the death of shortstop Jean Segura's young son.
Segura left the team and traveled home to the Dominican Republic, a (More)
Posted 10:25 PM 7/11/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Anibal Sanchez tossed seven stingy innings, Ian Kinsler and Miguel Cabrera drove in runs and the Detroit Tigers squeaked out a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night.
Sanchez (6-3) scattered eight hits without a walk to help the AL Central-leading Tigers (More)
Posted 10:20 PM 7/8/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Kolten Wong gave the St. Louis Cardinals their second straight game-winning ninth-inning home run, connecting off Ernesto Frieri with two outs for a 5-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.
Frieri (1-1) got two routine outs before Wong, batting (More)
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Posted 9:38 PM 7/8/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals assistant general manager Michael Girsch has withdrawn his candidacy for the GM opening with the San Diego Padres.
St. Louis made a brief announcement during Tuesday night's game against the Pirates.
The 37-year-old Girsch is in his fourth season as assistant GM under John Mozeliak with the Cardinals. He joined the team as coordinator of amateur scouting in 2006.
The Padres fired Josh Byrnes on June 22.
Posted 7:33 PM 7/8/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia will undergo thoracic outlet surgery Friday to relieve nerve issues in his pitching arm, shoulder and hand.
General manager John Mozeliak said Tuesday that Garcia considered the operation his last viable option. The announcement was made (More)
Posted 9:56 PM 7/5/2014 by John Zupon Jr. - KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
CLEVELAND - Jeremy Guthrie (5-7) only lasted 4 innings allowing 6 earned runs with 5 strikeouts as the Kansas City Royals lose to the Cleveland Indians 7-3 on Saturday night.
Guthrie looked to the offense to help out, but the offense was just as ineffective only going 1-11 with runners in (More)
Posted 5:13 PM 7/5/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jeff Baker's RBI hit with two outs in the ninth inning helped Miami rally to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Saturday.
Casey McGehee fouled off five full-count pitches from Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal (0-4) before getting the tying hit, with Donovan Solano (More)
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Posted 9:52 PM 7/4/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn bounced back from his worst start of the season with 6 2-3 scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals placed consecutive two-out RBI doubles just out of right fielder Giancarlo Stanton's reach in a three-run sixth of a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday (More)
Posted 9:27 PM 7/4/2014 by The Associated Press
CLEVELAND (AP) - Yordano Ventura pitched 8 1-3 stellar innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-1 on Friday night.
Ventura (6-7) blanked the Indians on four hits until Michael Brantley hit a leadoff homer in the ninth. The (More)
Posted 10:06 PM 7/3/2014 by John Zupon Jr. KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
SAN FRANCISCO - The Cardinals are in the midst of bouncing back winning the second game in a row after losing three in a row after beating the San Fransisco Giants 7-2 on Thursday.
Carlos Martinez took the mound today looking for his second win in his second start, and got it with the (More)
Mizzou Golf won its third consecutive and fourth overall Turning Stone Intercollegiate title Monday in Verona, N.Y., with a score of 6-over-par 870. The Tigers never lost their lead throughout the 11-team tournament and defeated second-place finisher Cleveland State by 10 strokes.
Each Monday prior to Mizzou Football's game, head coach Gary Pinkel and student-athletes meet with the media.
Mizzou (1-0) hits the road for the fi rst time in 2014 as they take on the Toledo Rockets (1-0) Saturday at 11 a.m. (central time) in Toledo, Ohio. Both teams are coming off of home victories this past Saturday against ranked FCS opponents. Mizzou jumped to a 21-7 lead...
Freshman Savannah Trujillo scored two goals and junior Reagan Russell added another as the Mizzou soccer team posted a 3-1 win over SMU Sunday night in Dallas, Texas. With the win in goal, redshirt senior goalkeeper McKenzie Sauerwein broke Missouri's career wins record with 36. She entered the match tied...
The Fall 2014 Mizzou tennis season kicks off in just 19 days, as the Tigers head to Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, Sept. 19 for the Mizzou Invite. With the upcoming season on the horizon, head coach Sasha Schmid and assistant coach Jason Potthoff agreed on a unique team bonding...