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    Cards clinch playoff spot, then lose 7-2 to Reds

    Cards clinch playoff spot, then lose 7-2 to Reds

    Posted 10:39 PM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals clinched a playoff spot on Sunday, and then lost 7-2 to Jay Bruce and the Cincinnati Reds.

    St. Louis secured its fourth consecutive postseason appearance when Milwaukee lost to Pittsburgh earlier in the day. But the Cardinals' lead in the NL Central (More)

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    Cardinals clinch playoff spot for 4th year in row

    Cardinals clinch playoff spot for 4th year in row

    Posted 7:07 PM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have clinched a playoff spot for the fourth straight season.

    The Cardinals were assured of at least an NL wild-card spot when Milwaukee lost to Pittsburgh on Sunday.

    St. Louis led the NL Central by three games over the Pirates going into its (More)

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    Chiefs overcome injuries to beat Dolphins

    Chiefs overcome injuries to beat Dolphins

    Posted 6:46 PM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    MIAMI GARDENS, Florida (AP) - Alex Smith shook off five sacks to throw three touchdown passes and help the Kansas City Chiefs earn their first victory by beating the Miami Dolphins 34-15 on Sunday.

    Smith led touchdown drives of 62, 76 and 66 yards in a span of four possessions as Kansas (More)

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    Royals avoid sweep, beat Detroit 5-2

    Royals avoid sweep, beat Detroit 5-2

    Posted 5:15 PM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) -  Nori Aoki hit a two-run triple, helping Jeremy Guthrie and the Kansas City Royals hold their AL wild-card spot by beating the Detroit Tigers 5-2 Sunday.

    The Royals avoided a three-game sweep and moved within 1 1/2 games of the AL Central-leading Tigers. Kansas City (More)

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    Cowboys rally to drop Rams

    Cowboys rally to drop Rams

    Posted 3:22 PM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Terrance Williams scored the go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter, and Bruce Carter returned an interception 25 yards for a TD on the next snap, capping the Dallas Cowboys' comeback from a 21-0 deficit to stun the St. Louis Rams 34-31 on Sunday.

    DeMarco Murray's (More)

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    Cards hit 3 HRs, top Reds, move closer to playoffs

    Cards hit 3 HRs, top Reds, move closer to playoffs

    Posted 10:40 AM 9/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Tony Cruz hit a three-run homer and the St. Louis Cardinals connected three times, beating the Cincinnati Reds 8-4 on Saturday night and moving closer to their fourth straight playoff berth.

    The Cardinals cut their magic number to one for clinching a postseason berth. The (More)

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    Missouri falls to Indiana 31-27

    Missouri falls to Indiana 31-27

    Posted 6:55 PM 9/20/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Maty Mauk threw for 318 yards and Russell Hansbrough added 119 on the ground, but the No. 18 Missouri Tigers lost to the Indiana Hoosiers 31-27 at home. This was Missouri's first loss on the season and the Tigers will likely fall out of the next rankings because of it. Missouri allowed (More)

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    Tigers top Royals to lead AL Central

    Tigers top Royals to lead AL Central

    Posted 4:27 PM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers won their appeal on a wild play, and Joe Nathan escaped a ninth-inning jam to hold off the Kansas City Royals 3-2 Saturday and boost their AL Central lead.

    The Tigers increased their edge to 2 1/2 games over the Royals. Kansas City (More)

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    Missouri vs. Indiana live blog

    Missouri vs. Indiana live blog

    Posted 2:25 PM 9/20/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The No. 18 Missouri Tigers host the Indiana Hoosiers during family weekend with the Tigers looking to start 4-0. Quarterback Maty Mauk continues to lead a potent Missouri offense with 647 yards and 12 touchdowns through three games. Russell Hansbrough and Marcus Murphy are averaging (More)

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    Rams' Quinn still looking for that first sack

    Rams' Quinn still looking for that first sack

    Posted 9:32 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Robert Quinn led the NFC and set a St. Louis Rams record with 19 sacks last season. He has yet to get his first one of 2014, and he's never taken down Dallas quarterback Tony Romo, either.

    The defensive end would like to end both those streaks on Sunday when the Cowboys (More)

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    Chiefs' Charles questionable to play vs Dolphins

    Chiefs' Charles questionable to play vs Dolphins

    Posted 9:30 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Jamaal Charles practiced in a limited capacity for the second straight day, raising hopes that the Chiefs' Pro Bowl running back will be available for Sunday's game in Miami.

    Charles sustained a high ankle sprain in last week's loss to Denver.

    Chiefs coach Andy (More)

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    Cardinals beat Reds 2-1, stay 2 1-2 up in Central

    Cardinals beat Reds 2-1, stay 2 1-2 up in Central

    Posted 9:27 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - John Lackey powered back into the St. Louis postseason rotation picture with 7 2-3 dominant innings, and Randal Grichuk and Matt Holliday hit consecutive homers in the first inning of the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

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    Tigers pound Royals 10-1 to pad AL Central lead

    Tigers pound Royals 10-1 to pad AL Central lead

    Posted 9:24 AM 9/20/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Ian Kinsler hit a two-run homer, everyone in the Detroit starting lineup had a hit by the fourth inning and the Tigers pounded Jason Vargas and the second-place Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Friday night to add another game to their AL Central lead.

    Justin Verlander (14-12) (More)

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