Posted 10:01 PM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura will miss his next start due to soreness in his back, and Liam Hendricks will make his first start for the club Wednesday since arriving in a trade from Toronto.
Meanwhile, second baseman Omar Infante was held out of the lineup for (More)
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Posted 12:35 AM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Matt Holliday's two-run single in the seventh inning off Jared Hughes capped a late rally, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Monday night.
Jon Jay's pinch-hit single tied the game with two outs in the seventh and Holliday followed with a sharp (More)
Posted 12:32 AM 8/26/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Derek Jeter drove in two runs in his final scheduled trip to Kauffman Stadium, backing a sharp outing from Michael Pineda and helping the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Monday night for their fifth straight win.
Jacoby Ellsbury drove in a run in the (More)
Posted 5:07 PM 8/24/2014 by The Associated Press
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Scott Baker won as a starter for the first time in more than three years and the Texas Rangers beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 3-1 on Sunday to avoid a series sweep.
Adrian Beltre put Texas ahead to stay with an RBI double in the first. Beltre had his (More)
Posted 3:49 PM 8/24/2014 by The Associated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Jimmy Rollins homered and Jerome Williams tossed eight strong innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
Ben Revere had a pair of hits and an RBI for Philadelphia, which took two of three from the Cardinals to (More)
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Posted 11:04 PM 8/23/2014 by The Associated Press
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Jeremy Guthrie gave up a home run on his first pitch and not much else, pitching the Kansas City Royals past the Texas Rangers 6-3 Saturday night for their 24th win in 30 games.
Alex Gordon had two hits, including a first-inning homer for his 15th of the season, and (More)
Posted 10:13 AM 8/21/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Cardinals newcomer John Lackey really wanted to keep his old number, so he gave teammate Pat Neshek quite a reward for switching jerseys.
After Neshek gave up his No. 41 uniform, Lackey gave him a baseball autographed by Babe Ruth that's worth thousands of (More)
Posted 10:10 AM 8/21/2014 by The Associated Press
DENVER (AP) - Matt McBride hit his first career grand slam and Jorge De La Rosa pitched eight crisp innings, helping the Colorado Rockies cool off the Kansas City Royals with a 5-2 win on Wednesday night.
The loss trims the Royals' lead to one game over Detroit in the AL Central.(More)
Posted 9:57 AM 8/21/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn beat Cincinnati for the third straight time, Jhonny Peralta hit a bases-clearing double and the St. Louis Cardinals topped the Reds 7-3 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
Reds starter Johnny Cueto (15-7) was off-kilter from the get-go and missed a (More)
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Posted 8:55 AM 8/20/2014 by The Associated Press
DENVER (AP) - Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.
James Shields pitched six solid innings to get the win for the Royals, who have now won 21 of 26 after getting to Colorado rookie (More)
Posted 8:51 AM 8/20/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jon Jay was hit by a pitch from J.J. Hoover with the base-loaded in the ninth inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
Matt Holliday drew a leadoff walk to start the winning rally. He advanced to third on Matt Adams' (More)
Posted 8:19 PM 8/19/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have put second baseman Mark Ellis on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain, retroactive to Aug. 15.
Infielder Greg Garcia was recalled from Triple-A Memphis before Tuesday night's game against Cincinnati.
The 37-year-old Ellis (More)
Mizzou continued play at the 2014 Mizzou Invite Saturday, and excelled in singles play with five victories against Mississippi State. Junior Kelli Hine delivered the showcase singles win for the Tigers, as she defeated No. 42 ITA ranked Georgiana Patrasc (6-3, 7-5).
- The win improves Mizzou's season-long winning streak to five matches and the Tigers are now 7-1 on the year in matches played away from home.- A season-high 10 Tigers tallied at least one kill in the win.
All-Americans Whitney Little (Keller, Texas) and Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii) guided Mizzou to a 3-1 (25-23, 20-25, 25-19, 25-14) win over UNC-Greensboro on Saturday morning (Sept. 20) in the Tigers' first match of the Miami Invitational. Little tallied 12 kills and 10 blocks for her third career block-kill double-double and...
The 18th-ranked Missouri Tigers (3-0) wrap up the non-conference portion of their schedule Saturday afternoon on Faurot Field, when they welcome the Indiana Hoosiers (1-1). Come join us on the FootBlog!
The Mizzou soccer team ran its unbeaten streak to seven matches after a 3-1 win over LSU in the Southeastern Conference opener Friday night at Walton Stadium. Junior Reagan Russell scored twice and freshman Kaitlyn Clark added the first goal and assist of her career to propel Missouri to a...