Posted 9:24 AM 4/12/2015 by The Associated Press
ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Jeremy Guthrie put his Game 7 loss to San Francisco in the World Series behind him long ago, as did his teammates, and started focusing on helping the Kansas City Royals repeat as AL champions.
Guthrie threw 94 pitches in his season debut on Saturday night (More)
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Posted 3:38 PM 4/11/2015 by The Associated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - Matt Adams delivered his first home run of the season and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped the Cincinnati Reds' season-opening winning streak at four with a 4-1 win on Saturday.
Kolten Wong drove in a run with a sacrifice fly, Jhonny Peralta and Yadier Molina added (More)
Posted 2:08 PM 4/11/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The No. 20 Missouri Tigers defeated the Tennessee Volunteers for the second game in a row and combined to score 18 runs in the two games.
Zach Lavy knocked in another RBI and a triple after going 2-3 in game two while Case Munson and Jack Klages hit back-to-back (More)
Posted 8:09 AM 4/11/2015 by The Associated Press
ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Kendrys Morales homered, Lorenzo Cain drove in two runs and the Kansas City Royals remained unbeaten with a 4-2 victory over Los Angeles on Friday night in the Angels' home opener.
Eric Hosmer drove in an early run and Jason Vargas pitched six solid innings (More)
Posted 8:22 AM 4/11/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The No. 20 Mizzou baseball team evened the series with a 8-3 win over Tennessee on Friday night. The Tigers move to 23-12 on the year and 9-5 in SEC Play.
Reigning SEC Pitcher of the Week freshman Tanner Houck took the mound for Mizzou. Tennessee took an early 2-0 (More)
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Posted 10:10 PM 4/10/2015 by The Associated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - Joey Votto hit a pair of two-run homers - the strongest indication yet that he's fully back in form - and Todd Frazier had a tiebreaking sacrifice fly on Friday night, keeping the Cincinnati Reds unbeaten with a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Reds are 4-0 (More)
Posted 10:12 PM 4/10/2015 by The Associated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - Cardinals reserve catcher Tony Cruz has been placed on paternity leave before the first game in a series against the Cincinnati Reds.
The Cardinals called up catcher Ed Easley from Triple-A Memphis on Friday for his major league debut. Easley, 29, has played 646 games in (More)
Posted 9:16 PM 4/9/2015
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The No. 20 Mizzou baseball team dropped its series opener against Tennessee, 5-2, on Thursday night. The loss drops the Tigers to 22-12 and 8-5 in SEC play (7-3 against SEC East teams). Junior Reggie McClain allowed just three hits through four innings but (More)
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Posted 9:21 PM 4/9/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Edinson Volquez must have gotten tired from all the times he tipped his cap.
He certainly didn't labor much on the mound.
Volquez dazzled over eight innings in his Royals debut, and Kansas City's defense made a series of spectacular plays behind him in a 4-1 (More)
Posted 9:29 AM 4/9/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff
COLUMBIA - Due to inclement weather, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.
Lincoln University: instead of playing four games across three days, the Lincoln baseball team will now host Northeastern State for a (More)
Posted 10:44 PM 4/8/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Lorenzo Cain hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning for his third hit and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-5 Wednesday night.
Cain homered off Zach Putnam (0-1), the fourth White Sox pitcher, after Alcides Escobar led off the inning with a (More)
Mizzou and Missouri State have met 49 times over the years, with the Bears holding a slight 25-24 lead. The two teams split the two meetings a season ago, both winning at home. MSU took game one of the series last week in Columbia, 9-8, as Mizzou squandered a...
Freshman LHP Paige Lowary was named SEC Co-Freshman of the Week as announced by the conference on April 27. Lowary was lights out in four appearances last week as Mizzou picked up four more wins and extended its current winning streak to 10 games.
Mizzou Softball's hot hitting streak did not stop on Saturday (April 26) as the Black & Gold scored 10 runs on seven hits to run-rule No. 3 LSU, 10-2, and clinch the weekend series.
No. 14 Mizzou baseball dropped its series finale at No. 8 Vanderbilt on Sunday (April 26) at Hawkins Field. Vanderbilt scored three runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to rally past the Tigers, who stranded eight men on base and squandered a great outing from junior right Peter...
Mizzou improved to 34-10 with a 7-2 win over #3 LSU. Paige Lowary allowed a run in the first inning of the contest, snapping a 14-inning scoreless streak.