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7/17/2015

Cardinals activate OF Holliday from 15-day DL

Cardinals activate OF Holliday from 15-day DL

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.

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Rios, Moustakas homer as Royals beat White Sox 4-2

7/15/2015

Missouri announces Gill-Caesar won't return to team

Missouri announces Gill-Caesar won't return to team

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. 

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Pinkel: Mizzou's Harold Brantley done for the season

7/13/2015

California girl represents home town at All Star Game festivities

California girl represents home town at All Star Game festivities

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)...

7/12/2015

Former Cardinal Maclin's road to recovery both long and short

Former Cardinal Maclin's road to recovery both long and short

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."

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Royals edge Blue Jays 11-10 after blowing seven-run lead

7/11/2015

Blue Jays end six-game winning streak for the Royals 6-2

Blue Jays end six-game winning streak for the Royals 6-2

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)...

7/10/2015

Martinez, Moustakas win final vote for All Star game

Martinez, Moustakas win final vote for All Star game

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)...

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