Posted 8:50 PM 5/24/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU Sports Digital Producer
CONCORD, N.C. - Carl Edwards snapped a 31-race winless streak with a win in Charlotte in the Coca-Cola 600.
The victory gives Edwards a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup and was his first win since joining the Joe Gibbs Racing team.
The win marks the 24th career victory for (More)...
Posted 8:54 PM 5/22/2015 by Justin Cowan, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The William Woods University men's golf team finished a program best second-place in the NAIA National Championship.
The Owls shot a 4-over-par 1156, just 11 shots behind the tournament champions Coastal Georgia. Sophomore David Houlding placed second individually with an 8-under-par 280.
Both Houlding and sophomore David Wells were named to the All-Tournament team after finishing in the top-15.
Posted 2:35 PM 5/21/2015 by The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Jacob deGrom retired his final 23 batters following a first-inning single, and Lucas Duda hit two long homers to nearly the same spot Thursday during the New York Mets' 5-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.
deGrom struck out 11 Cardinals batters over eight dominant (More)...
Posted 9:15 PM 5/20/2015 by The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Matt Adams hit a long three-run homer, Jason Heyward also connected and the St. Louis Cardinals enjoyed their second consecutive offensive outburst, roughing up Bartolo Colon in a 9-0 rout of the New York Mets on Wednesday night.
Matt Holliday and Kolten Wong both had three (More)...
Posted 8:55 PM 5/19/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Yordano Ventura, Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis combined on a four-hitter and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-0 on Tuesday night.
The Royals, who beat the New York Yankees 6-0 on Sunday, logged consecutive shutouts for the first time since Sept. 29-30 (More)...
Posted 9:17 PM 5/18/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area for Monday, May 18:
High School Baseball District Semifinals:
Jefferson City 9, Smith-Cotton 4
Rock Bridge (More)...
Posted 9:19 PM 5/17/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a tie breaking home run in the sixth inning and Lance Lynn got his fifth career RBI to back his dominant pitching as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Sunday night to avoid a three-game sweep.
Miguel Cabrera's RBI double in the first (More)...
Posted 7:05 PM 5/15/2015 by Madi Morris, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Parks and Recreation hosts softball leagues for all ages including a league for men over the age of 50.
Seven teams participate in the over-50 league and the players' ages range from low 50s to mid-70s. Many of the men have been playing softball through the Parks (More)...