Posted 8:37 AM 2/10/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Outfielder Jon Jay and the St. Louis Cardinals have avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to a two-year contract worth $10,975,000.
Jay gets a $1.25 million signing bonus under Monday's agreement, $3.5 million this year and $6,225,000 in 2016.
He hit .303 last year (More)...
Posted 4:01 PM 2/8/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Seven different Mizzou gymnasts recorded career bests on Sunday for a combined nine personal records as the gymnastics team won 194.550-193.675 over the Lindenwood Lions at the Hearnes Center.
Becca Schugel, a freshman, achieved her first all-around title with a score of 39.175. (More)...
Posted 3:07 PM 2/7/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - After losing two players to suspension, Missouri fell to the Texas A&M Aggies 83-61.
MU now has lost nine straight conference games, which is the longest streak in school history. The Tigers are now 7-16 overall and last in the SEC with a conference record of 1-9.(More)...
Posted 4:01 PM 2/6/2015 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The saying "like father, like son," holds true for many. That saying takes an extra special meaning when talking about the Lock family from Holt's Summit.
Drew Lock, an ESPN-rated four-star quarterback from Lee's Summit High School, will follow his grandfather and father in (More)...
Posted 6:24 PM 2/5/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI - Here are the local scores from around the area for Thursday, Feb. 5:
Mens College Basketball:
No. 15 Columbia College defeats Lindenwood Belleville, 76-64.
Posted 8:11 PM 2/4/2015 by The Associated Press
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Levi Randolph scored 20 points and made three 3-pointers to lead Alabama to a 62-49 victory over Missouri on Wednesday night.
The Crimson Tide (14-8, 4-5 Southeastern Conference) bounced back from two straight losses to hand the Tigers (7-15, 1-8) their eighth (More)...