Posted 6:44 PM 3/9/2015 by The Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Mike Moustakas had two hits, including a two-run double, and the Kansas City Royals stayed perfect in Cactus League play with a 5-4 win over the winless Milwaukee Brewers on Monday.
The AL champion Royals are 6-0 and the lone unbeaten team in the majors during the exhibition (More)
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Posted 3:11 PM 3/9/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Michael Wacha struck out four of the six batters he faced in his spring debut Monday in the St. Louis Cardinals' 3-0 loss to the Boston Red Sox.
Wacha threw 27 pitches in two perfect innings.
A postseason sensation in 2013, Wacha missed most of last year (More)
Posted 4:19 PM 3/8/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Though pitching was strong again for the Tigers, as Peter Fairbanks allowed just one earned run over 6.0 innings while striking out five, Mizzou dropped its third consecutive game to Milwaukee 3-1 on Sunday at Taylor Stadium. Junior Zach hit his first Division I home run in the loss (More)
Posted 3:48 PM 3/8/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Right-hander Lance Lynn left the St. Louis Cardinals' spring training game in the second inning Sunday with a left hip flexor strain, but six relievers combined to allow only one run in a 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins.
Lynn said the injury wasn't serious, but (More)
Posted 4:56 PM 3/7/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Alex Rios hit his third homer of the spring, Danny Duffy was sharp in his return to the mound and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 on Saturday.
Rios connected off Reds reliever J.J. Hoover in the fifth inning to give Kansas City the lead. All (More)
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Posted 4:53 PM 3/7/2015 by The Associated Press
VIERA, Florida (AP) - Stephen Strasburg ran into a little trouble in his first spring start for Washington, allowing five straight batters to reach base Saturday in the Nationals' 6-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.
Strasburg quickly got through the first inning, then gave three hits and (More)
Posted 3:22 PM 3/7/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Following a disappointing 7-4 defeat on Friday, in which Missouri allowed its highest run total of the season, the Tigers lost to the Milwaukee Panthers 5-1 on Saturday.
After the loss, Missouri falls to 10-3 on the season with one game left in the series.
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Posted 6:22 PM 3/6/2015 by The Associated Press
GOODYEAR, Arizona (AP) - Yordano Ventura stepped to the mound for the Kansas City Royals for the first time since Game 6 of the World Series. The results were nothing like they were last October.
Ventura was battered for four runs in his spring training debut Friday before the Kansas City (More)
Posted 8:23 AM 3/7/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Marco Gonzales began his bid to become the fifth starter for the St. Louis Cardinals by pitching two shutout innings Friday in a 5-2 win over the Astros.
Gonzales gave up one hit and one walk. He went 4-2 with a 4.15 ERA in 10 games for the NL Central champions last (More)
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Posted 2:14 PM 3/6/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Royals reliever Tim Collins will seek a second opinion after an MRI exam revealed ligament damage in his left elbow, while second baseman Omar Infante was headed for his own MRI because of continued soreness in his right elbow.
Collins, who left his spring training (More)
Posted 5:30 PM 3/5/2015 by The Associated Press
JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Miami's Giancarlo Stanton was hitless in his first two at-bats in a major league game since being struck in the face by a pitch last September, and Jason Heyward singled in his first at-bat with the St. Louis Cardinals, a 4-1 victory over the Marlins on Thursday.(More)
Posted 5:23 PM 3/5/2015 by The Associated Press
SURPRISE, Arizona (AP) - Rangers ace Yu Darvish left his spring training debut with tightness in his right triceps after pitching a scoreless inning in Thursday's 5-4 loss to the Kansas City Royals.
Darvish, who ended last season on the DL with elbow inflammation, felt tightness warming up (More)
Mizzou, at 20-9, is off to its best start to a season through 29 games since 2008 when the team opened the year 22-7 overall. Looking further into the Tigers' record, at 6-3 in SEC play, the Tigers are off to their best start in conference play since they opened...
Mizzou Golf is tied for sixth with Coastal Carolina at the Hootie at Bulls Bay after carding a two-day total of 1-over-par 577.
Mizzou senior Morgan Eye has been selected to compete at the 27th annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & Three-Point Championships.
Mizzou Golf sits atop the Hootie at Bulls Bay leaderboard after posting an 11-under-par 277 during the first round. The Tigers lead seven teams ranked in the top 50 of the Golfstat.com rankings.
No. 23 Mizzou baseball dropped the series finale against top-ranked Texas A&M, 14-5, on Sunday afternoon (March 29) at Blue Bell Park. Junior starter Peter Fairbanks (St. Louis, Mo.) allowed four runs and two home runs over the first three innings and the Tigers hit into three double plays in...