Royals make second trade before the deadline

Posted 5:58 PM 7/28/2015 by Andrew Weiss, Sports Digital Producer

KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Royals have acquired Ben Zobrist as part of a trade with the Oakland Athletics. In return for Zobrist and cash considerations, the Athletics received minor league pitchers Sean Manaea and Aaron Brooks.

Zobrist, a two-time all-star, is hitting .268 through 67 (More)...


Wong's slam paces Cardinals' 4-1 win over Reds

Wong's slam paces Cardinals' 4-1 win over Reds

Posted 9:04 PM 7/27/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a grand slam that backed Lance Lynn and led the St. Louis Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 Monday night.

Wong connected on a 3-2 fastball from rookie Raisel Iglesias (1-3) with two outs in the fourth, putting St. Louis ahead 4-1. Wong's second career (More)...

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St. Louis Starz accomplish unique streak at Show Me State Games

Posted 9:28 AM 7/26/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The St. Louis Starz basketball club lived up to its name during the final weekend of the Show Me State Games. The team continued to make history this year, accomplishing its third run of five consecutive undefeated seasons at the games.

A total of three five-peats equals 15 (More)...


Cardinals bolster bullpen, get Cishek in trade with Marlins

Cardinals bolster bullpen, get Cishek in trade with Marlins

Posted 2:22 PM 7/24/2015 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals have bolstered their bullpen, getting Steve Cishek in a trade with the Miami Marlins.

The Cardinals sent Double-A pitcher Kyle Barraclough to the Miami on Friday for the sidearming Cishek. The deal came a week before baseball's (More)...


Photo shoot kicks off preparations for high school football season

Posted 4:44 PM 7/22/2015 by Gage Jackson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Mid-Missouri high school football players gathered Wednesday for a pre-season photo shoot. The Pigskin Preview magazine will come out the week of August 10th, highlighting area high school football teams. 

The kids are very excited about the upcoming sesason and have spent (More)...

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