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7/20/2017

DeGrom wins seventh straight start, Mets top Cardinals 7-3

DeGrom wins seventh straight start, Mets top Cardinals 7-3

Posted 10:10 PM 7/19/2017 by The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Staked to an early lead, Jacob deGrom pitched into the seventh inning and won his career-best seventh straight start as the Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-3 on Wednesday.

New York jumped on Mike Leake (6-8) for seven runs in the first two innings and (More)

7/18/2017

Two more MU football players named to preseason watch lists

Two more MU football players named to preseason watch lists

Posted 8:53 PM 7/18/2017 by Andrew Carlson, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA- Missouri senior J'Mon Moore and junior Corey Fatony have been named to the preseason watch lists for the Biletnikoff and Wuerffel awards, respectively.

Fatony, entering his third year as the punter for the Tigers, is on the list for the Wuerffel Award. The award, which is known (More)

7/17/2017

Carroll-Bowers Alumni Game set for Saturday, July 22

Carroll-Bowers Alumni Game set for Saturday, July 22

Posted 7:02 AM 7/17/2017 by Reese Johnson and Ben Burke, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Former MU Basketball players DeMarre Carroll and Laurence Bowers are teaming up to host an alumni basketball game featuring former Missouri basketball and football players.

The game will be played Saturday, July 22 at Mizzou Arena.

Bowers stopped by Sports Xtra with Chris Gervino on Sunday to preview the game, discuss the charities it will benefit and catch up on life after his Tiger career.

7/15/2017

Lynn shuts down Pirates as Cardinals cruise 4-0

Lynn shuts down Pirates as Cardinals cruise 4-0

Posted 10:00 PM 7/15/2017 by The Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Lance Lynn worked 6 1/3 innings and added a rare run-scoring double at the plate as the St. Louis Cardinals cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Saturday night.

Lynn (8-6) allowed eight hits and struck out three without issuing a walk to win his second (More)

7/13/2017

Jontay Porter: "A Safe Assumption" to Reclassify for the 2017-18 Season

Jontay Porter: "A Safe Assumption" to Reclassify for the 2017-18 Season

Posted 11:20 AM 7/14/2017 by Andrew Carlson, KOMU 8 Sports

AUGUSTA, GA. - According to Gary Parrish of CBS Sports, Jontay Porter said it is "a safe assumption" that he will reclassify and join the Missouri basketball team for the 2017-18 season.

7/17/2017

Two friends make USSSA regional team on third try

Two friends make USSSA regional team on third try

Posted 5:02 PM 7/18/2017 by Ben Burke, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

ASHLAND - The 2017 USSSA Central Region teams feature two mid-Missouri boys with two similar paths, and a story of perserverance and friendship.

Columbia's Tyler Stine and Ashland's Carter Salter each made a Central Region U-12 team, and will compete at the 2017 USSSA All-American Showcase (More)

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