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6/6/2018

Tigers' Plassmeyer, Montes De Oca drafted

Tigers' Plassmeyer, Montes De Oca drafted

Posted 10:34 PM 6/5/2018 by David Rothchild, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Two Missouri Tigers were selected in the 2018 MLB Draft on Tuesday.

The Seattle Mariners drafted left-handed pitcher Michael Plassmeyer in the fourth round. Plassmeyer finished his junior season with 102 strikeouts and 3.05 ERA.

Five rounds later, the New York Mets selected right-handed pitcher Bryce Montes De Oca. Despite battling injuries throughout his career, Montes De Oca still went in the top ten rounds.

Rounds 11 through 40 take place Wednesday.

6/3/2018

Cardinals claim a grand victory against the Pirates

Cardinals claim a grand victory against the Pirates

Posted 7:54 AM 6/4/2018 by Sarah Hempelmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Cardinals started the game on Sunday with a bang!

Cardinals left fielder Marcell Ozuna hit his fourth career-grand slam in the first inning.

The scoreboard remained empty for the Pirates after Cardinals pitcher Michael Wacha delivered 8 no-hit (More)

5/30/2018

Jontay Porter returns to Mizzou for his sophomore season

Jontay Porter returns to Mizzou for his sophomore season

Posted 2:15 PM 5/30/2018 by Matt Vereen, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

Columbia - While one Porter brother is likely playing in the NBA next season, another will play his home games in Columbia for another year.

Jontay Porter will return to Mizzou for his sophomore season, Mizzou Basketball announced Wednesday. 

The decision comes (More)

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