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)...
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)...
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)...
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)...
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)...
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.
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
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)...
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)...
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)...
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)...