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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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.(More)
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)
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)
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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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)
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)
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)
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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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)
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)
Each day in August, Mizzou Athletics will be releasing the results of last year's pre- and post-season survey results and will announce 30 improvements addressing the game day experience at Memorial Stadium.
MUTigers.com will sit down with Mizzou gymnastics' incoming freshman this summer. In the first installment, get to know Tia Allbritten.
The Tigers have been working so hard this summer, especially on the team's favorite workout, THE HILL! Check out this edition of On the Prowl to hear all about Mizzou's summer workouts!
On the heels of its first ever SEC Championship and a 35-1 season, Mizzou volleyball has been selected by the NCAA to be featured on the NCAA.com All-Access video franchise during the 2014 season. NCAA.com All-Access will give fans around the nation a unique look at what it is like...
On May 2, 2013, the Southeastern Conference and ESPN announced a 20-year partnership that would maximize the league's exposure with the launch of the SEC Network. While Mizzou and SEC fans were expressing their excitement for an all-SEC, all-the-time Network, the Mizzou department of athletics and Mizzou Network Director Stan...