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.
Harrisburg 12 , California 2
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)...
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)...
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!
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)...
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.
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)...
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)...
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)...
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)...
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.(More)...
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)...