Posted 4:33 PM 7/17/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals activated All-Star Matt Holliday from the 15-day disabled list and had him batting third against the New York Mets in their first game after the All-Star break.
Rookie left-hander Nick Greenwood was optioned to Triple-A Memphis.
Posted 1:33 PM 7/15/2015 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri Head Basketball Coach Kim Anderson announced Wednesday that guard Montaque Gill-Caesar will not be returning to the team next season.
Anderson said in a statement that Gill-Caesar informed the school of his decision to move on earlier in the week.
Posted 7:38 PM 7/13/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Reporter
CALIFORNIA - Abby Braby shared the same field as her favorite baseball players Monday.
The California, Mo. native, 10 years old, is a finalist in the Pitch, Hit & Run skills contest. Braby will compete against two other contestant in the girls softball division for 9 and 10 year olds (More)...
Posted 7:02 PM 7/12/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Reporter
ST. PETERS - Lonnie Maclin remembers with a bright smile one of his first days as a St. Louis Cardinal. His teammate Mark Whiten hit four home runs, driving in 12 runs in a game against the Cincinnati Reds.
"It was a lot of fun," Maclin said. "I was happy to see it."
Ever since his (More)...
Posted 6:55 PM 7/11/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mark Buehrle pitched seven strong innings, Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Kansas City 6-2 Saturday to snap the Royals' six-game winning streak.
Buehrle (10-5) limited the Royals to two runs and five hits while improving to 4-0 (More)...
Posted 4:36 PM 7/10/2015 by Austin Hough, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
CINCINNATI - Both the St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Martinez and Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas won their respective league's final vote for the MLB All Star Game Friday evening, sending both to the festivities in Cincinnati next week.
Martinez edged out Cincinnati's own Johnny Cueto to (More)...