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Chiefs agree on extension with Reid, part ways with GM Dorsey

Chiefs agree on extension with Reid, part ways with GM Dorsey

Posted 3:27 PM 6/22/2017 by Evan Lachnit, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Chiefs announced Thursday afternoon they reached a deal to extend head coach Andy Reid's contract. 

Ried has coached in Kansas City for the past four years and was about to enter his fifth and final year in his contract. 

The 19-year veteran (More)

6/21/2017

Cardinals score seven unanswered to storm past Phillies 7-6

Cardinals score seven unanswered to storm past Phillies 7-6

Posted 10:33 PM 6/21/2017 by Travis Breese, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

PHILADELPHIA - Tommy Pham went deep twice Wednesday night and the Cardinals bullpen allowed only one earned run as St. Louis rallied to overcome the Phillies 7-6. The Cardinals were able to secure the win despite three errors throughout the game. 

The Phillies came out of the gates (More)

6/20/2017

Seven-run 11th fuels Cardinal's blowout win

Seven-run 11th fuels Cardinal's blowout win

Posted 10:20 PM 6/20/2017 by The Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Yadier Molina and Tommy Pham both homered in a seven-run 11th inning to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-1 Tuesday night.

Stephen Piscotty had a two-run double off Casey Fien after Edubray Ramos (0-5) started the inning with two (More)

6/19/2017

Incoming Missouri freshman basketball center Tilmon arrested

Incoming Missouri freshman basketball center Tilmon arrested

Posted 7:11 PM 6/19/2017 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Incoming Missouri freshman center Jeremiah Tilmon was arrested on a minor in possession charge by MUPD on Friday morning. 

Tilmon, a 6'10" top-50 recruit, was one of the late additions to Mizzou's top-10 recruiting class of 2017 following the signing of coach and fellow East St. Louis native Cuonzo Martin in April.

The Missouri Men's Basketball program released a statement saying it is aware of the incident and will handle matters internally.

6/18/2017

Royals winning streak ends with loss to Angels

Royals winning streak ends with loss to Angels

Posted 10:35 PM 6/17/2017 by The Associated Press

ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA (AP) — Albert Pujols, Cameron Maybin and Luis Valbuena each homered and Alex Meyer dominated for six innings, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat Kansas City 9-0 Saturday.

The Royals' loss snapped their six-game winning streak.

Maybin hit a leadoff (More)

6/17/2017

Show-Me-State games adds a new event

Show-Me-State games adds a new event

Posted 10:37 PM 6/17/2017 by Amanda Henderson, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA – The annual Show-Me-State games debuted a new competition Saturday for grade school students.

The Missouri National Archery and School Program, or MONASP, allowed students ranging from the fourth grade to 12th grade to participate in groups or as individuals in (More)

6/16/2017

Cardinals bash 5 HRs in 11-2 rout of sinking Orioles

Cardinals bash 5 HRs in 11-2 rout of sinking Orioles

Posted 9:51 PM 6/16/2017 by The Associated Press

BALTIMORE (AP) — Carlos Martinez struck out eight over six sharp innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals hit a season-high five home runs in an 11-2 rout of the struggling Baltimore Orioles on Friday night.

Rookie Paul DeJong homered, singled twice, scored three runs and had (More)

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