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10/7/2014

Local Scores: Tuesday, October 7

Local Scores: Tuesday, October 7

Posted 8:22 PM 10/7/2014 by Chelsea Vaughn, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI - Here is a local score from Tuesday, October 7th.


Softball

Harrisburg 12 , California 2

 

Cardinals sink Kershaw again, head to another NLCS

10/6/2014

AT&T and MU announce wireless upgrade at football field

Posted 5:08 PM 10/6/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Seven Saturdays a year, Memorial Stadium normally fills with more than 70,000 rowdy fans. 

However, on Monday, the stadium was quiet and peaceful as AT&T and Mizzou officials led a tour to showcase a new wireless system. 

The system is a multi-million dollar (More)...

10/7/2014

Lackey, long balls lift Cards over Dodgers 3-1

Lackey, long balls lift Cards over Dodgers 3-1

Posted 10:09 PM 10/6/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a two-run homer to snap a seventh-inning tie, Matt Carpenter went deep for the third straight game and John Lackey lived up to his big-game reputation as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five (More)...

10/6/2014

Week seven Friday Night Fever plays of the week

Posted 7:13 PM 10/6/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week seven! Voting ends Friday afternoon at 3. Make sure to watch KOMU 8 News at 10 on Fridays for all of your mid-Missouri football coverage!

Missouri to travel to The Swamp for evening game

10/5/2014

Royals beat Angels 8-3 to finish off ALDS sweep

Royals beat Angels 8-3 to finish off ALDS sweep

Posted 8:44 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they're here, they want to stick around for a while.

Alex Gordon hit a bases-clearing double in the first inning, Eric Hosmer and Mike Moustakas each homered and the wild-card Royals (More)...

Fake punt helps 49ers beat Chiefs 22-17

Eagles beat Rams behind defense, special teams

Missouri to host Georgia with morning kick-off

Kemp's HR lifts Dodgers over Cards, NLDS tied at 1

10/4/2014

Blues game escalator fall victim was 34 years old

Blues game escalator fall victim was 34 years old

Posted 10:59 AM 10/4/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis Blues fan who died in a fall from a Scottrade Center escalator has been identified as a 34-year-old woman.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Melissa "Missy" Miles fell Thursday night at a Blues preseason hockey game (More)...

Royals beat Angels 4-1 in 11, lead ALDS 2-0

10/3/2014

Cardinals beat Dodgers 10-9 after Kershaw wilts

Cardinals beat Dodgers 10-9 after Kershaw wilts

Posted 9:48 PM 10/3/2014 by The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Matt Carpenter dug in against Clayton Kershaw, fouling off pitches and fighting an 0-2 count. He finally broke through, smacking a go-ahead three-run double that rallied the St. Louis Cardinals to victory.

Carpenter's hit highlighted an eight-run seventh inning, and the (More)...

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 7

10/1/2014

Royals fans elated after 9-8 win over Athletics

Posted 11:22 AM 10/1/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Reporter

KANSAS CITY - After nearly three decades of waiting, Royals fans celebrated Tuesday as the team secured a spot in the American League Division Series. The Kansas City Royals beat the Oakland Athletics 9-8 in the American League wild-card game.

Longtime Royals fan Sean Wille said he and his (More)...

10/3/2014

Moustakas' HR in 11th puts Royals past Angels, 3-2

Moustakas' HR in 11th puts Royals past Angels, 3-2

Posted 6:52 AM 10/3/2014 by The Associated Press

ANAHEIM, California (AP) - Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in the AL Division Series opener Thursday night.

Moustakas hit the first extra-inning (More)...

10/2/2014

Mizzou assistant athletic director Reiter suspended indefinitely

Mizzou assistant athletic director Reiter suspended indefinitely

Posted 8:19 PM 10/2/2014 by Drew Whiteman, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Missouri's "point man" for men's college basketball has been suspended indefinitely after Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers arrested him on suspicion of speeding and driving while intoxicated.

Dave Reiter, 36, is an assistant athletic director for strategic communications (More)...

10/3/2014

The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Palmyra at Centralia

The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Palmyra at Centralia

Posted 5:22 PM 10/2/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

CENTRALIA - In week seven of mid-Missouri high school football, our Game of the Week is the battle of the panthers. Centralia hosts Palmyra to see which panther team will reign supreme. 

No rain is predicted for Friday's games and the temperature should be chilly in the 50's.

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10/2/2014

Cardinals announce roster for NL Division Series

Cardinals announce roster for NL Division Series

Posted 2:57 PM 10/2/2014 by The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Veterans Jason Motte, Mark Ellis and A.J. Pierzynski have been left off the St. Louis Cardinals' 25-player roster for the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

The team announced its roster Thursday, when the Cardinals worked out in 95-degree heat at Dodger (More)...

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