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4/8/2018

Royals look ahead after a loss to the Indians

Royals look ahead after a loss to the Indians

Posted 8:16 PM 4/8/2018 by Sarah Hempelmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

KANSAS CITY - The Royals take a 3-1 defeat after Sunday's loss against the Cleveland Indians.

The Royals were first to get on the scoreboard in the fifth inning after an RBI triple from left fielder Jon Jay.

Both the Royals and Indians pitchers were able to keep the 6th and 7th (More)

4/7/2018

Berglund powers Blues past Blackhawks 4-1

Berglund powers Blues past Blackhawks 4-1

Posted 6:53 AM 4/7/2018 by The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — The playoff field for the Western Conference is almost set.

Patrik Berglund and St. Louis are going to Colorado to try for the final spot.

Berglund scored three times to help the Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-1 on Friday night (More)

4/6/2018

Ray, D-backs spoil Cardinals' home opener with 2-hitter

Ray, D-backs spoil Cardinals' home opener with 2-hitter

Posted 5:13 AM 4/6/2018 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robbie Ray was ready to make a new memory in St. Louis.

The left-hander struck out nine over six innings and the bullpen closed out a two-hitter, helping the Diamondbacks spoil the St. Louis Cardinals' home opener 3-1 on Thursday (More)

4/5/2018

Jontay Porter declares for the NBA draft, but will not sign with an agent

Jontay Porter declares for the NBA draft, but will not sign with an agent

Posted 3:26 PM 4/5/2018 by Drew Bradley, Digital Producer

COLUMBIA – Missouri freshman Jontay Porter has officially declared for the 2018 NBA Draft. However, unlike his brother Michael Porter Jr., Jontay will not sign with an agent, making a return to (More)

4/4/2018

St. Louis dominates Milwaukee, wins series

St. Louis dominates Milwaukee, wins series

Posted 11:11 AM 4/5/2018 by Aaron Carter, KOMU8 Sports Reporter

MILWAUKEE- The St. Louis Cardinals rebounded from a walk-off loss in game two to shutout the Milwaukee Brewers, 6-0, and win the series.

Pitching, specifically the bullpen, lost the game for the Cardinals in game two, but it was not so on Wednesday. Carlos Martinez pitched 8 and 1/3 (More)

4/3/2018

Central Methodist's Kyle Fulton awarded Heart pitcher of the Week

Central Methodist's Kyle Fulton awarded Heart pitcher of the Week

Posted 8:51 PM 4/3/2018 by Chance Sticklen, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

KANSAS CITY - For the first time this season, Central Methodist LHP Kyle Fulton, a junior hailing from Monroe City, MO was awarded the Heart of America Athletic Conference as the baseball pitcher of (More)

4/2/2018

Missouri baseball looks to Missouri State rivalry game

Missouri baseball looks to Missouri State rivalry game

Posted 5:56 AM 4/3/2018 by Nathalie Jones, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

Updated as of 7:33 p.m. April 2: The game has been cancelled due to inclement weather, with no make-up date yet scheduled.

COLUMBIA - Missouri baseball will face its southern rival No. 23 Missouri State, after receiving a No. 18 ranking from D1 baseball on Monday.

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4/1/2018

Fighting the boys club

Fighting the boys club

Posted 9:40 PM 4/2/2018 by Matt Vereen and Matt Weller, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA – Kaitlyn Mahin lives the life of a student athlete. She goes to class, practices with her team and represents her school in games.

Despite all that, though, her experience in collegiate sports has been anything but typical.

She’s the captain of the Stephens (More)

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