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5/15/2016

Molina's pinch-hit double lifts Cardinals over Dodgers 5-2

Molina's pinch-hit double lifts Cardinals over Dodgers 5-2

Posted 9:26 PM 5/15/2016 by The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Matt Carpenter homered, Yadier Molina had a tiebreaking two-run double in the top of the seventh inning and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-2 on Sunday night to avoid being swept in the three-game series.

Molina pinch hit for starting pitcher Mike (More)

5/13/2016

Coach Ehren Earleywine asks players to end protest

Coach Ehren Earleywine asks players to end protest

Posted 6:08 AM 5/15/2016 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA — Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine issued a statement via text today asking the softball players to end their protest of Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades and his administration.

The protests stem from the handling of an investigation of the program. 

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5/12/2016

Young and Medlen put on DL by Royals with arm injuries

Young and Medlen put on DL by Royals with arm injuries

Posted 4:35 PM 5/12/2016 by The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Struggling pitchers Chris Young and Kris Medlen have been put on the disabled list by the Kansas City Royals.

An MRI Wednesday determined Young has a strained right forearm, and Medlen has right rotator cuff inflammation. Young's stint is retroactive to Tuesday and (More)

5/10/2016

Local Scores: Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Local Scores: Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Posted 8:54 PM 5/10/2016 by Stephanie Lorenc, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from around the area for Tuesday, May 10, 2016:

High School Boy's Tennis

Tolton 5, Rickland 0

High School Baseball

Hallsville 4, Sturgeon 2

5/9/2016

Mizzou Tennis star Santos wins Arthur Ashe Leadership, Sportsmanship award

Mizzou Tennis star Santos wins Arthur Ashe Leadership, Sportsmanship award

Posted 5:15 PM 5/9/2016 by Joseph Gjata, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Mizzou Tennis junior Bea Machado Santos received the International Tennis Association/Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship award Monday.

The award dates back to 1982 and is given out to each level of NCAA Tennis (Division I, II, III, NAIA, JUCO) to players who have (More)

5/8/2016

Polanco, Jaso homer, lead Cole, Pirates over Cardinals

Polanco, Jaso homer, lead Cole, Pirates over Cardinals

Posted 3:58 PM 5/8/2016 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Gregory Polanco hit a three-run homer and John Jaso added a two-run drive, leading Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates over the St. Louis Cardinals 10-5 Sunday.

Cole (3-3) gave up two runs and six hits in six innings. He struck out seven and walked (More)

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