Baseball

3/22/2015

Mizzou baseball drops series finale to No. 6 South Carolina

Mizzou baseball drops series finale to No. 6 South Carolina

Posted 9:45 AM 3/23/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball team dropped the series finale against the No. 6 South Carolina on Sunday, 7-5 but still managed to get the series win. With the loss, the Tigers are now 18-6 on the year, and hold a 5-1 mark in SEC play. Brett Bond got things started for Mizzou with a (More)...

Hosmer, Moustakas, Rios lead Royals past Giants 4-2

Royals demote pitcher Brandon Finnegan

Lackey pitches into fifth in Cardinals' 8-6 win

3/21/2015

Mizzou clinches series win vs. No. 6 South Carolina with walk-off

Mizzou clinches series win vs. No. 6 South Carolina with walk-off

Posted 8:11 AM 3/22/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

COLUMBIA - Mizzou baseball secured a series win against No. 6 South Carolina on Saturday thanks to 10th inning single from freshman Trey Harris. This weekend's series win gives the Tigers their first series win over a ranked opponent since March 27-29 at Auburn last season. It is Mizzou's (More)...

Wainwright pitches 4 scoreless in first spring start

White Sox spoil Gordon's return to Royals, 6-4

3/20/2015

Mizzou baseball upsets No. 6 South Carolina

Mizzou baseball upsets No. 6 South Carolina

Posted 6:42 AM 3/21/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball upset No. 6 South Carolina, 3-2, on Friday night to improve to 4-0 in the SEC and 17-5 overall on the season. Friday's win marked the first win over a top-10 team since March 16, 2013, when the Tigers defeated the Gamecocks, 4-0.  Junior right (More)...

Cuddyer hits fourth homer, helps Mets beat Cardinals 5-4

3/21/2015

Young sharp in first start for Royals, beat Padres 6-1

Young sharp in first start for Royals, beat Padres 6-1

Posted 6:07 AM 3/21/2015 by The Associated Press

PEORIA, Arizona (AP) - Chris Young pitched three effective innings in his first start with Kansas City since signing two weeks ago, helping the Royals to a 6-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.

Young, the 2014 AL comeback player of the year with Seattle, allowed one run (More)...

3/19/2015

Niese helps Mets' split squad beats Cardinals 7-2

Niese helps Mets' split squad beats Cardinals 7-2

Posted 5:56 AM 3/20/2015 by The Associated Press

JUPITER, Florida (AP) - Jon Niese struck out six in four innings, and a New York Mets' split squad defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 7-2 Thursday.

Niese allowed one run and three hits and walked none in his third and longest outing of spring training.

Daniel Murphy singled and scored (More)...

Rockies reliever Betancourt hit in jaw by liner

3/18/2015

Local Scores: Wednesday, March 18

Local Scores: Wednesday, March 18

Posted 6:55 PM 3/18/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores for Wednesday, March 18.

College Baseball

Game 1: Central Methodist University 10 - Bendictine (KS) 2

Game 2: Central Methodist University 3 - Bendictine (KS) 10

Game 1: Baker 9 - Missouri Valley 5

Game 2: Baker 0 - Missouri Valley 7

Parra, Davis combine for 7 RBIs, Brewers top Royals

Mizzou baseball falls to Air Force

3/17/2015

Hammel throws 4 scoreless innings, Cubs top Royals

Hammel throws 4 scoreless innings, Cubs top Royals

Posted 8:44 AM 3/18/2015 by The Associated Press

MESA, Arizona (AP) - Jason Hammel threw four scoreless innings and Anthony Rizzo reached base three times on Tuesday as the Chicago Cubs beat the Kansas City Royals 4-3.

Hammel came in with a 10.80 ERA in his previous two outings over five innings, but had good downward action and fastball (More)...

Peralta's 3 hits lead Cards over Marlins' split squad 7-1

3/18/2015

Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

Posted 8:30 AM 3/18/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

COLUMBIA - Due to inclement weather, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.

Mizzou Softball: due to steady rain in the Springfield area, Wednesday's game against Missouri State has been postponed. The contest (More)...

3/17/2015

Cardinals say Adam Wainwright to make first start Saturday

Cardinals say Adam Wainwright to make first start Saturday

Posted 1:02 PM 3/17/2015 by The Associated Press

JUPITER, Florida (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals say ace Adam Wainwright is to make his first spring training start on Saturday against Atlanta.

Wainwright sustained a mild abdominal strain early in spring training. He has thrown a pair of bullpen sessions since the injury, including about (More)...

3/16/2015

Lackey outduels Price in first spring training start

Lackey outduels Price in first spring training start

Posted 1:00 PM 3/17/2015 by The Associated Press

JUPITER, Florida (AP) - John Lackey pitched three perfect innings in his spring training debut, outpitching David Price in the St. Louis Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny let the 36-year-old Lackey set his own pace during camp and it (More)...

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