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    Cardinals play through rain, beat Twins 3-2 again

    Cardinals play through rain, beat Twins 3-2 again

    Posted 5:31 PM 6/16/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Hours after a federal investigation into possible computer hacking by the Cardinals became public, St. Louis extended its winning streak to five by beating the Minnesota Twins 3-2 behind Michael Wacha's pitching and Mark Reynolds' two-run single.

    Before the game, manager (More)

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    William Woods baseball coach named coach at Columbia College

    William Woods baseball coach named coach at Columbia College

    Posted 5:21 PM 6/16/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Darren Munns has resigned as the William Woods University head baseball coach to become the head baseball coach at fellow American Midwest Conference institution Columbia College.

    Columbia College Athletic Director Bob Burchard announced the appointment of Darren Munns as head (More)

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    Report: Cardinals allegedly hacked Astros player information

    Report: Cardinals allegedly hacked Astros player information

    Posted 2:13 PM 6/16/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Major League Baseball says it is cooperating with a federal investigation into an illegal breach of the Houston Astros' internal database after a report that the St. Louis Cardinals were responsible for the hack.

    The New York Times, citing unidentified law enforcement (More)

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    Royals-Cardinals rainout rescheduled for July 23

    Royals-Cardinals rainout rescheduled for July 23

    Posted 6:21 PM 6/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals game against the Kansas City Royals that was rained out Sunday has been rescheduled for July 23.

    The teams had two mutual days off with Aug. 4 the other possibility for the final game of the season series.

    The Cardinals won the first two (More)

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    Chiefs preparing without Houston during mandatory minicamp

    Chiefs preparing without Houston during mandatory minicamp

    Posted 5:28 PM 6/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - The videos that Justin Houston has been posting on social media of his workouts this offseason, and the absurd amount of weights he's been lifting, should help set Chiefs coach Andy Reid at ease.

    Especially considering Reid probably won't see Houston until at least (More)

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    Royals topple Twins, former MU pitcher Gibson

    Royals topple Twins, former MU pitcher Gibson

    Posted 10:19 PM 6/10/2015 by Claire Chatterton, Sports Digital Producer

    MINNEAPOLIS - The Royals defeated the Twins 7-2 Wednesday. Former MU pitcher Kyle Gibson took the loss, giving up five runs (four earned) in six innings of work.

    Eric Hosmer started the scoring in the first with a RBI single. Alex Gordon then hit a three-run home run, giving the Royals (More)

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    Cardinals avoid sweep, top Rockies 4-2

    Cardinals avoid sweep, top Rockies 4-2

    Posted 7:04 PM 6/10/2015 by Claire Chatterton, Sports Digital Producer

    DENVER - The Cardinals beat the Rockies Wednesday 4-2. The team had lost the first two games of the series but avoided getting swept for the first time all year.

    The scoring started in the top of the 3rd inning when Matt Carpenter hit an opposite field RBI single, scoring Cardnails pitcher (More)

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    Young shines in Royals' 2-0 win over Twins

    Young shines in Royals' 2-0 win over Twins

    Posted 10:11 PM 6/9/2015 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Chris Young took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Salvador Perez homered to help the Kansas City Royals to a 2-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.

    Young (5-2) left after giving up a triple to Trevor Plouffe with one out in the seventh for his only (More)

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    Cardinals LF Holliday placed on 15-day DL with quad strain

    Cardinals LF Holliday placed on 15-day DL with quad strain

    Posted 7:29 PM 6/9/2015 by The Associated Press

    DENVER (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have placed left fielder Matt Holliday on the 15-day disabled list with a right quadriceps strain.

    The Cardinals recalled right-hander Miguel Socolovich from Triple-A Memphis. He's available to pitch against the Rockies on Tuesday night.

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    Rock Bridge player and coach named Sportsperson of Year

    Rock Bridge player and coach named Sportsperson of Year

    Posted 4:37 PM 6/9/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - University of Missouri women's basketball incoming freshman Sophie Cunningham and Rock Bridge High School coach Jill Nagel were honored with the Kiwanis Club of Columbia Don Faurot Sportsperson of the Year Award on Tuesday. 

    "It's been amazing," Cunningham said. "We've done (More)

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    Titans rookie Green-Beckham rehabbing strained hamstring

    Titans rookie Green-Beckham rehabbing strained hamstring

    Posted 5:22 PM 6/8/2015 by The Associated Press

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Dorial Green-Beckham has only one worry, and that's making sure he rehabs the tight hamstring that has kept the Tennessee Titans rookie sidelined the past three weeks.

    Proving the Titans made the right decision by drafting him will come soon enough.

    Off-field (More)

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    AL All-Star update rich with Royals

    AL All-Star update rich with Royals

    Posted 2:37 PM 6/8/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - With just under a month until the 2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Game rosters are finalized, the Kansas City Royals dominate the American League starting lineup according to Monday's update by MLB.

    Seven of the AL's nine starting positions that are eligible for fan (More)

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    Cards rally with three runs in 8th to beat Dodgers 4-2

    Cards rally with three runs in 8th to beat Dodgers 4-2

    Posted 10:40 PM 6/7/2015 by The Associated Press

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jhonny Peralta homered and singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday night.

    Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig, playing his second game after missing 39 because of a strained (More)

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  • Baseball. Howard, Houck Continue to Shine for Team USA

    As the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team (CNT) wrapped up its series against Chinese Taipei over the weekend, Mizzou’s Tanner Houck (Collinsville, Ill.) and Ryan Howard (St. Charles, Mo.) will now shift their focus to a five-game series against Cuba, which begins July 1 at the USA Baseball training Complex...

  • M. Basketball. Anderson Impressed with Newcomers, Likes Summer Energy Level

    Mizzou Men's Basketball head coach Kim Anderson spoke with media members on the SEC Summer Teleconference on Monday, June 29, and provided a glimpse into how the Tigers' summer workouts have progressed. Anderson's group has melded an experienced returning group of players with a contingent of high-energy newcomers for the...

  • Baseball. Mizzou€s Houck Earns Third Freshman All-America Honor

    Mizzou freshman righty Tanner Houck (Collinsville, Ill.) earned his third Freshman All-America honor on Monday (June 29), being named a D1Baseball.com Second Team Freshman All-American. Houck was named a Freshman All-American by both Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and Baseball America earlier this summer. He is the first Freshman All-American at Mizzou...

  • M. Swimming. Mizzou Swimming Adds All-American Schwingenschlogl, NCAA Qualifier Laemmler to Program

    University of Missouri Head Swimming Coach Greg Rhodenbaugh announced on Monday (June 29) that All-American Fabian Schwingenschlogl (Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany) and NCAA qualifier Nadine Laemmler (Wackersdorf, Bavaria, Germany) have signed financial aid agreements to attend Mizzou and compete for Tigers. Schwingenschlogl and Laemmler, both of whom transferred from Western Kentucky,...

  • W. Swimming. Mizzou Swimming Adds All-American Schwingenschlogl, NCAA Qualifier Laemmler to Program

    University of Missouri Head Swimming Coach Greg Rhodenbaugh announced on Monday (June 29) that All-American Fabian Schwingenschlogl (Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany) and NCAA qualifier Nadine Laemmler (Wackersdorf, Bavaria, Germany) have signed financial aid agreements to attend Mizzou and compete for Tigers. Schwingenschlogl and Laemmler, both of whom transferred from Western Kentucky,...