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    Rare flop for Royals bullpen in 7-5 loss to White Sox

    Rare flop for Royals bullpen in 7-5 loss to White Sox

    Posted 6:59 AM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis both gave up runs for the first time in nearly three months as the Kansas City Royals' dominant bullpen was touched up Tuesday night in a 7-5 loss to the Chicago White Sox.

    Davis replaced Herrera with two on in the seventh inning and walked (More)

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    Brewers knock off Cardinals 3-2 in 12 innings

    Brewers knock off Cardinals 3-2 in 12 innings

    Posted 6:57 AM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Carlos Gomez walked, stole second and third and scored the go-ahead run on a bloop hit by rookie Hector Gomez in the 12th inning as the Milwaukee Brewers ended the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals' three-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night.

    Brandon (More)

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    Special Olympics plans Columbia training center

    Special Olympics plans Columbia training center

    Posted 4:37 AM 9/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Special Olympic athletes in Missouri could soon have a training center to rival those of their U.S. Olympic team counterparts.

    The proposed Training for Life Campus would offer year-round training at a 44,000-square-foot athletics complex off Highway 63 south of Columbia. (More)

  • Sports

    Local Scores: Tuesday, Sept. 16

    Local Scores: Tuesday, Sept. 16

    Posted 9:32 PM 9/16/2014 by Chelsea Vaughn, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI: Here are some local scores from Tues. Sept. 16th 

    Softball:

    Hallsville 15, Tolton 0

    Battle 13, Fulton 2

    South Callaway 11, Fayette 0

    Clopton 10, Community RG (More)

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    Missouri basketball freshmen Gant, Allen arrested

    Missouri basketball freshmen Gant, Allen arrested

    Posted 9:26 PM 9/16/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Tuesday night, KOMU confirmed freshmen members of the Missouri men's basketball team, Jakeenan Gant and D'Angelo Allen, were arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of third-degree assault.

    They were arrested at their dorm room on MU property.

    Both were released from (More)

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    Giants sign WR Washington to practice squad

    Giants sign WR Washington to practice squad

    Posted 4:32 PM 9/16/2014 by The Associated Press

    EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey (AP) - The New York Giants placed cornerback Walter Thurmond III and wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday.

    They were injured Sunday in New York's 25-14 home loss to the Arizona Cardinals.

    Thurmond had surgery Tuesday to (More)

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    Dyson, Gore score in 9th as Royals beat White Sox

    Dyson, Gore score in 9th as Royals beat White Sox

    Posted 10:54 PM 9/15/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Pinch-runners Jarrod Dyson and Terrance Gore scored in the ninth inning as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.

    Mike Moustakas doubled with one out in the ninth. Dyson ran for him and stole third and came around to (More)

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    Local Scores: Monday Sept. 15

    Local Scores: Monday Sept. 15

    Posted 10:08 PM 9/15/2014 by Stephanie Lorenc, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from Monday, September 15

    High School Softball
    South Callaway defeats New Haven 11-1
    Centralia defeats Monroe City 8-0
    Smith Cotton defeats Battle 3-2
    North Callaway defeats Helias 4-2

    High School Girl's Volleyball
    Fulton defeats Mexico 25-22, 25-21

     

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    Mizzou's Ray receives SEC Defensive Player of the Week honors

    Mizzou's Ray receives SEC Defensive Player of the Week honors

    Posted 6:42 PM 9/15/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Mizzou defensive end Shane Ray has earned the SEC Defensive Player of the Week award one week after Maty Mauk received SEC Offensive Player of the Week honors.

    Ray was a disruptive force in Central Florida's offensive backfield, recording seven tackles, including four tackles (More)

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    Mizzou wide receiver Copelin dismissed from team

    Mizzou wide receiver Copelin dismissed from team

    Posted 4:05 PM 9/15/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Mizzou head coach Gary Pinkel says redshirt sophomore wide receiver Levi Copelin has been dismissed from the team.

    Pinkel declined to comment on the reason at his weekly press conference Monday.

    The NCAA suspended Copelin in July for the entire 2014-2015 season due to a (More)

  • Football

    Chiefs say Charles and Berry have ankle sprains

    Chiefs say Charles and Berry have ankle sprains

    Posted 2:52 PM 9/15/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles has a high ankle sprain and safety Eric Berry also has an ankle sprain, throwing their status into question for Sunday's game in Miami.

    Charles was hurt on his second carry of the Chiefs' 24-17 loss to Denver over the weekend, and Berry (More)

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    NFL adds domestic violence experts as advisers

    NFL adds domestic violence experts as advisers

    Posted 11:05 AM 9/15/2014 by The Associated Press

    NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL says three experts in domestic violence will serve as senior advisers to the league.

    Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a memo to teams Monday announcing that Lisa Friel, Jane Randel and Rita Smith will "help lead and shape the NFL's policies and programs relating to (More)

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    Missouri to open up SEC play on ESPN

    Missouri to open up SEC play on ESPN

    Posted 10:54 AM 9/15/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will open up conference play on ESPN against South Carolina. The Southeastern Conference announced a 6 p.m. CT kickoff for Mizzou's Sept. 27 game on the road in the other Columbia of the SEC.

    While the Tigers will open up league play on the road, the (More)

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