• 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)

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  • 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)

  • Royals GM Moore Hinted To Brett About Coaching

    Royals GM Moore Hinted To Brett About Coaching

    Posted 7:15 PM 6/4/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Royals general manager Dayton Moore says he hinted to George Brett a couple of weeks ago about the Hall of Famer reprising his role as interim hitting coach for the struggling franchise.

    Moore says Brett told him that he had "a lot going on" this summer.

  • Wednesday Night High School Scores

    Posted 6:59 PM 6/4/2014 by Morgan Dzakowic, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    Here are your Wednesday night sports scores from around the area:

    New Franklin 6, Northeast (Cairo) 12

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  • Duffy, Royals keep Cardinals down 6-0

    Duffy, Royals keep Cardinals down 6-0

    Posted 10:15 PM 6/2/2014 by Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Danny Duffy worked six innings of one-hit ball and Alex Gordon homered to start a breakout three-run seventh for the Kansas City Royals in a 6-0 victory over the suddenly punchless St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night. The Royals had just two singles off Shelby Miller (6-5) (More)

  • More Players Find Success in Miracle League

    Posted 12:23 PM 6/1/2014 by Dan Molloy, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    JEFFERSON CITY - When Luke Jarrett began playing Miracle League baseball seven years ago, he played for one of the two teams in the program. This summer, Jarrett's team, the Nationals, are one of six teams in the growing league.

    Jarrett has played in the Miracle League since its inception (More)

  • Blue Jays Rout Royals

    Blue Jays Rout Royals

    Posted 5:15 PM 5/31/2014 by The Associated Press

    TORONTO (AP) - Juan Francisco had three hits and four RBIs, Marcus Stroman won his first career start and the Toronto Blue Jays used a seven-run first inning to rout the Kansas City Royals 12-2 on Saturday.

    Adam Lind went 3 for 5 with three RBIs as the AL East-leading Blue Jays snapped a (More)

  • Royals Make Roster Moves

    Royals Make Roster Moves

    Posted 3:01 PM 5/31/2014 by The Associated Press

    TORONTO (AP) - The Kansas City Royals have recalled right-hander Aaron Brooks from Triple-A Omaha to start against the Blue Jays on Saturday and optioned utilityman Jimmy Paredes to Triple-A.

    Brooks replaces right-hander Yordano Ventura, who left his last outing with a sore elbow. Ventura (More)

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  • Bumgarner, Pence help Giants beat Cardinals 9-4

    Posted 11:01 PM 5/30/2014 by AP

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Madison Bumgarner struck out 10 in seven scoreless innings and Hunter Pence hit a three-run homer off Adam Wainwright as the surging San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-4 on Friday night.

    Bumgarner (7-3) allowed three hits and matched a season high for (More)

  • Cain and Gordon homer as Royals beat Blue Jays

    Posted 9:30 PM 5/30/2014 by AP

    TORONTO (AP) - Alex Gordon and Lorenzo Cain homered, Jason Vargas won for the first time in three starts and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Friday night.

    Cain went 3 for 4 and matched a career high with four RBIs, and Gordon reached base three times as the Royals (More)

  • Yankees Beat Cardinals 7-4, Take Series

    Yankees Beat Cardinals 7-4, Take Series

    Posted 11:01 PM 5/28/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Hiroki Kuroda snapped an 11-start road winless streak and Jacoby Ellsbury helped build an early lead with three hits and three RBIs his first three at-bats in the New York Yankees' 7-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night.

    John Ryan Murphy added two RBIs (More)

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    After a 5-3 victory for the American League in the 2014 All-Star game, the Mizzou Tigers in the pros look to continue their track towards October in the second half of the season. Detroit Tiger ace Max Scherzer earned the victory for the A.L in the Midsummer Classic, followed by...

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    With the recent release of this season's football season ticket commercial, Mizzou Athletics is challenging fans to make their own original promotional video for Mizzou Football.

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    After capturing the nation's attention in 2013 with an SEC Championship and an undefeated regular season, Mizzou volleyball got a chance to represent the nation this summer as four Tigers were selected to participate as members of the USA Volleyball Collegiate National Team. For three of the four Tigers, it...

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    This past Tuesday, July 22 at McFadden's Sports Saloon inside the Power and Light District in Kansas City, Mo., fans from across the Kansas City area were treated to a unique event in association with the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The Third Annual "SEC Block Party", led by KC Tiger Club's...

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    As we approach the final weeks of summer ball, Mizzou baseball players have made been making their mark in leagues across the country. Pitchers Brandon Baker and Cole Bartlett have been striding for success in the MINK League. Breckin Williams and Austin Tribby have been nothing but dominant in the...