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    Cardinals claim Lackey in Boston trade

    Cardinals claim Lackey in Boston trade

    Posted 4:52 PM 7/31/2014 by The Associated Press

    BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox have traded right-hander John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig before Thursday's deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said.

    The person spoke on condition of anonymity because neither club (More)

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    Missouri wide receiver suspended for season

    Missouri wide receiver suspended for season

    Posted 6:41 PM 7/29/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The NCAA suspended University of Missouri sophomore wide receiver Levi Copelin from athletic competition for the 2014-15 season Tuesday. 

    One of Copelin's most memorable plays from the 2013 football season was when he blocked a punt in the game against Kentucky.

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    Royals' five-game winning streak ends in 10-3 loss to Indians

    Royals' five-game winning streak ends in 10-3 loss to Indians

    Posted 4:51 PM 7/27/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Carlos Santana hit two more home runs, giving him six in six games, and the Cleveland Indians beat Kansas City 10-3 Sunday to end the Royals' winning streak at five.

    Santana hit a pair of two-run homers. He has connected in three straight games.

    Santana went (More)

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    Wainwright notches MLB-leading 13th win as Cards beat Cubs

    Wainwright notches MLB-leading 13th win as Cards beat Cubs

    Posted 4:38 PM 7/27/2014 by The Associated Press

    CHICAGO (AP) - Adam Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings and Matt Holliday hit a solo homer to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory and a series win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

    The Cardinals won two of the three games at Wrigley Field in the weekend set. The Cubs have (More)

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    Tony La Russa inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

    Tony La Russa inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

    Posted 4:19 PM 7/27/2014 by The Associated Press

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Tony La Russa, third all-time in victories as a manager, has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

    La Russa was enshrined Sunday in ceremonies at Cooperstown.

    La Russa won 2,728 times in his long career, behind only Connie Mack and John McGraw. He (More)

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    Carl Edwards leaving Roush at end of 2014 season

    Carl Edwards leaving Roush at end of 2014 season

    Posted 9:56 AM 7/27/2014 by The Associated Press

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Carl Edwards' 11-year run with Roush-Fenway Racing will end after this NASCAR season.

    The confirmation by Roush officials Sunday that Edwards will not be back in the No. 99 Ford had been long rumored but not substantiated because Edwards refuses to publicly discuss (More)

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    Billy Butler two-run homer helps the Royals rally

    Billy Butler two-run homer helps the Royals rally

    Posted 9:43 PM 7/26/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Billy Butler homered for the second straight game and the Kansas City Royals overcame a five-run deficit to beat Cleveland 7-5 Saturday night for their fifth straight win.

    A day after his pinch-hit, two-run homer in the eighth inning beat Cleveland, Butler connected (More)

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    Pierzynski and Adams help the Cardinals end their losing streak

    Pierzynski and Adams help the Cardinals end their losing streak

    Posted 7:10 PM 7/26/2014 by The Associated Press

    CHICAGO (AP) - Matt Adams drove in four runs, A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Saturday to stop a four-game skid.

    Shelby Miller returned to the Cardinals' rotation and pitched effectively into the sixth inning. Adams hit a (More)

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    No restrictions on Bradford

    No restrictions on Bradford

    Posted 12:30 PM 7/26/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have no restrictions in training camp for quarterback Sam Bradford, coming off a season-ending knee injury in November.

    Bradford wore a brace on his left knee during the first full-squad workout Friday, but said he never gave it a thought. Coach Jeff (More)

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    Butler's pinch-hit HR lifts Royals over Indians

    Butler's pinch-hit HR lifts Royals over Indians

    Posted 10:33 PM 7/25/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Pinch-hitter Billy Butler's two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning sent the Kansas City Royals over the Cleveland Indians 6-4 Friday night for their fourth straight win.

    Butler connected against John Axford, sending a drive over the Royals' bullpen in left (More)

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    Pierzynski joining Cardinals

    Pierzynski joining Cardinals

    Posted 10:07 PM 7/25/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    Former Boston Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski will join the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday.

    Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported Friday night that the veteran catcher will be in Chicago for the game between the Cardinals and Cubs.  

    With All-Star catcher Yadier Molina on the (More)

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