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4/20/2015

Volquez leads Royals to 7-1 win over Twins in series opener

Volquez leads Royals to 7-1 win over Twins in series opener

Posted 6:26 AM 4/21/2015 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Edinson Volquez dodged trouble for seven innings, and the Kansas City Royals scored a pair of runs on wild pitches before pounding the bumbling Minnesota Twins, 7-1 on Monday night.

Alcides Escobar returned from a sprained knee to score a run, and Kendrys Morales and (More)...

4/19/2015

Wainwright, Cardinals nip Reds 2-1

Wainwright, Cardinals nip Reds 2-1

Posted 7:42 PM 4/19/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adam Wainwright outpitched Mike Leake, and Kolten Wong had a tiebreaking sacrifice in the eighth inning as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 2-1 Sunday night to finish a three-game sweep.

Matt Carpenter hit his fifth career leadoff homer and singled for his (More)...

4/18/2015

Martinez, Heyward, Cardinals beat Reds for 4th win in row

Martinez, Heyward, Cardinals beat Reds for 4th win in row

Posted 2:12 PM 4/18/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Martinez pitched six strong innings and Jason Heyward hit his first home run for St. Louis, leading the Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 5-2 Saturday for their fourth straight win.

Matt Carpenter drove in a pair of runs as the NL Central champion Cardinals kept (More)...

Royals put closer Holland on 15-day DL with pectoral strain

Cardinals OF Holliday leaves early with tightness in back

No. 14 Missouri splits doubleheader with Alabama but takes series

4/17/2015

Wacha has 7 strong innings, Cardinals shut down Reds 6-1

Wacha has 7 strong innings, Cardinals shut down Reds 6-1

Posted 8:43 PM 4/17/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Wacha pitched seven strong innings and Yadier Molina delivered a bases-clearing double to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

With the score 1-1, Matt Holliday led off the bottom of the seventh with a single to right (More)...

No. 14 Mizzou baseball holds off Alabama

Royals beat Athletics 6-4 in rematch of AL wild-card game

Royals recall Fuentes from Omaha, option Gore to NW Arkansas

4/16/2015

Lackey, Carpenter spark St. Louis' 4-0 win over Milwaukee

Lackey, Carpenter spark St. Louis' 4-0 win over Milwaukee

Posted 6:45 AM 4/17/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey threw seven scoreless innings and Matt Carpenter doubled twice, helping the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.

Lackey (1-0) gave up five hits, struck out eight and walked one.

Lackey, who allowed a pair of two-run homers in six innings in his most recent start, faced the Brewers for just the fourth time in his career.

St. Louis took a 2-0 lead on two doubles and two singles in the sixth inning.

Twins power their way past Royals 8-5 for series win

Local Scores: Thursday, April 16

4/15/2015

Lynn solid again, leads Cardinals to win over Brewers

Lynn solid again, leads Cardinals to win over Brewers

Posted 8:42 PM 4/15/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn extended his April success with five solid innings and Matt Holliday had a two-run single in the first inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.

Lynn (1-1) allowed one run and six hits. He pushed his (More)...

Royals take 1st loss as Gibson, Twins win 3-1

4/14/2015

No. 14 Mizzou baseball falls to UALR

No. 14 Mizzou baseball falls to UALR

Posted 9:17 PM 4/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

COLUMBIA - The No. 14 Mizzou baseball team opened up a five-game home stand with a loss to UALR, 4-3 on Tuesday. The loss drops the Tigers to 24-13 on the season. Junior right handed pitcher Breckin Williams picked up his first loss of the season.

UALR picked up a run in the first inning (More)...

Local Scores: Tuesday, April 14

Royals outfielder Alex Rios breaks hand, out indefinitely

Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

4/13/2015

Local Scores: Monday, April 13

Local Scores: Monday, April 13

Posted 8:12 PM 4/13/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores for Monday, April 13.

NAIA Baseball

GAME ONE: Central Methodist University 0 - Missouri Valley College 1 (10 innings)

GAME TWO: Central Methodist University 1 - (More)...

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