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10/1/2014

Wacha in bullpen to start NL division series

Wacha in bullpen to start NL division series

Posted 12:10 PM 10/1/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Wacha, who starred in the postseason as a rookie last fall, will be in the St. Louis Cardinals' bullpen for the start of the NL division series.

Manager Mike Matheny said Wednesday he'll go with Adam Wainwright, Lance Lynn, John Lackey and Shelby Miller the first (More)...

Royals fans elated after 9-8 win over Athletics

Royals beat A's 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thriller

9/30/2014

Athletics, Royals set rosters for AL wild-card

Athletics, Royals set rosters for AL wild-card

Posted 12:19 PM 9/30/2014 by The Associated Press and KOMU Digital Staff

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Royals manager Ned Yost went with a nine-man pitching staff and Oakland counterpart Bob Melvin (More)...

9/28/2014

Missouri set to experience double dose of playoff baseball

Missouri set to experience double dose of playoff baseball

Posted 5:02 PM 9/28/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

ST. LOUIS, KANSAS CITY - The last time both Missouri professional baseball teams were in the postseason at the same time, Marty McFly was driving Doc Brown's Delorean throughout time. These next few weeks just may feel like a blast from the (More)...

Cardinals beat D-backs 1-0 after title decided

Royals rally for 6-4 victory over White Sox

9/27/2014

Trumbo homers twice, D-Backs beat Cardinals 5-2

Trumbo homers twice, D-Backs beat Cardinals 5-2

Posted 9:28 PM 9/27/2014 by The Associated Press

PHOENIX - Mark Trumbo homered twice and the Arizona Diamondbacks prevented St. Louis from clinching the NL Central title with a 5-2 victory over the Cardinals on Saturday night.

The Cardinals secured at least a tie for the division crown when Pittsburgh lost to Cincinnati earlier Saturday (More)...

Royals miss chance at 1st place, lose to White Sox

Cardinals beat Arizona in 10, stay alone in 1st

Royals clinch playoff spot with win over White Sox

9/25/2014

Royals beat White Sox, now just one win away from playoff berth

Royals beat White Sox, now just one win away from playoff berth

Posted 8:51 PM 9/25/2014 by The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) - Eric Hosmer homered and drove in two runs, Lorenzo Cain had four hits and scored twice, and the Kansas City Royals put themselves on the verge of a playoff spot with a 6-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.

One more win for Kansas City, or a loss by (More)...

Construction begins on renovated stadium in Joplin

9/24/2014

Arrieta flawless in Cubs' victory over Cardinals

Arrieta flawless in Cubs' victory over Cardinals

Posted 8:19 PM 9/24/2014 by The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) - Jake Arrieta pitched seven strong innings to outduel St. Louis' John Lackey and lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3-1 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday night.

Arrieta (10-5), coming off a one-hit shutout against Cincinnati last week, limited St. Louis to two hits and an (More)...

Royals can't complete sweep in 6-4 loss

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