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    Cards have big first inning, beat Dodgers 4-2

    Cards have big first inning, beat Dodgers 4-2

    Posted 7:05 PM 7/19/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Adams homered to cap a four-run first inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 Saturday to send All-Star Zack Greinke to losses in consecutive regular-season starts for the first time in nearly four years.

    Joe Kelly (2-1) gave up four hits (More)

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    Besler and Zusi agree to long-term extensions with Sporting KC

    Besler and Zusi agree to long-term extensions with Sporting KC

    Posted 4:30 PM 7/19/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - Sporting Kansas City defender Matt Besler and midfielder Graham Zusi have agreed to long-term extensions with the club.

    Both players participated in this summer's World Cup as part of the United States National Team. 

    Besler has 137 appearances with Sporting KC (More)

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    Holliday drives three runs home in Cardinals 3-2 win

    Holliday drives three runs home in Cardinals 3-2 win

    Posted 10:36 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Holliday homered and doubled with three RBIs, and Lance Lynn won his third straight start for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

    Kolten Wong had two hits and scored on both of Holliday's RBI hits for the Cardinals (More)

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    Red Sox blast two homers in sixth, beat Royals 5-4

    Red Sox blast two homers in sixth, beat Royals 5-4

    Posted 10:09 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press

    BOSTON (AP) - Jonny Gomes hit a go-ahead two-run pinch homer in the sixth after another two-run shot in the inning by Xander Bogaerts and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Friday night.

    The Red Sox maintained their momentum after winning four of their last five games (More)

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    Former tiger Aldon Smith faces probation sentence

    Former tiger Aldon Smith faces probation sentence

    Posted 9:40 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A judge has sentenced San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith to three years of probation and to spend 11 days with a work crew after he pleaded no contest to drunken driving and assault-weapons charges.

    The sentence came Friday after the Santa Clara County (More)

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    Central Methodist honors former coach and athletic director

    Posted 7:26 PM 7/18/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    BOONVILLE - Central Methodist University honored former coach and athletic director Dr. James Luetjen Friday morning.

    The 24th annual Luetjen Tournament was held at Hail Ridge Golf Course in Boonville.

    More than 130 players, many of whom know Luetjen from his time at CMU, and 70 (More)

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    Kulas seizes opportunity to play basketball overseas

    Posted 7:04 PM 7/18/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Former Missouri Tiger Bri Kulas signed a contract to play professional basketball with Club Baloncesto Islas Canarias Friday.

    Club Baloncesto Islas Canarias is a program located in the Canary Islands off the coast of Spain. The team participates in the Liga Femenina de (More)

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    Nichols takes over as new CMU men's soccer coach

    Nichols takes over as new CMU men's soccer coach

    Posted 5:48 PM 7/18/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    FAYETTE, Mo. - Central Methodist University named Alex Nichols as the next head coach of the men's soccer team Friday.

    Nichols has been one of the more successful high school soccer coaches in mid-Missouri over the last few years. Nichols led the Bruins of Rock Bridge High School to a (More)

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