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    Lynn solid again, leads Cardinals to win over Brewers

    Lynn solid again, leads Cardinals to win over Brewers

    Posted 10:42 PM 4/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Lance Lynn extended his April success with five solid innings and Matt Holliday had a two-run single in the first inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.

    Lynn (1-1) allowed one run and six hits. He pushed his (More)

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    Royals take 1st loss as Gibson, Twins win 3-1

    Royals take 1st loss as Gibson, Twins win 3-1

    Posted 10:12 PM 4/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kansas City became the last team in the majors to lose this season, as Kyle Gibson pitched into the seventh inning and Oswaldo Arcia hit a two-run homer for the Minnesota Twins in a 3-1 victory over the Royals on Wednesday night.

    The Royals (7-1) were chasing the 2003 (More)

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    Blues to start Allen in goal to open playoffs against Wild

    Blues to start Allen in goal to open playoffs against Wild

    Posted 10:03 PM 4/15/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Blues are going with the hot hand in goal to start the playoffs, choosing rookie Jake Allen over veteran Brian Elliott.

    The 24-year-old Allen was 5-1-1 with 1.32 goals against average and .950 save percentage in his last eight games.

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    Local Scores: Wednesday, April 15

    Local Scores: Wednesday, April 15

    Posted 7:40 PM 4/15/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from Wednesday, April 15:

    High School Boys Baseball

    Marshall 3

    Mexico 4

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    Local Scores: Tuesday, April 14

    Local Scores: Tuesday, April 14

    Posted 9:14 PM 4/14/2015 by Justin Cowan, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some scores from around the area on Tuesday, April 14:

    High School Baseball

    Jefferson City 9 Battle 8

    Clopton 4 (More)

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    No. 14 Mizzou baseball falls to UALR

    No. 14 Mizzou baseball falls to UALR

    Posted 8:17 PM 4/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - The No. 14 Mizzou baseball team opened up a five-game home stand with a loss to UALR, 4-3 on Tuesday. The loss drops the Tigers to 24-13 on the season. Junior right handed pitcher Breckin Williams picked up his first loss of the season.

    UALR picked up a run in the first inning (More)

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    Royals outfielder Alex Rios breaks hand, out indefinitely

    Royals outfielder Alex Rios breaks hand, out indefinitely

    Posted 1:34 PM 4/14/2015 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kansas City right fielder Alex Rios is out indefinitely after suffering a broken bone in his left hand when he was hit by a pitch in Minnesota earlier this week.

    The team said Tuesday that Rios has a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal in his left hand. He was (More)

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    Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Posted 12:37 PM 4/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - Due to predicted inclement weather, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.

    Lincoln University: the baseball team will now open the weekend series against Missouri Southern in Joplin with two games on (More)

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    Local Scores: Monday, April 13

    Local Scores: Monday, April 13

    Posted 10:12 PM 4/13/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores for Monday, April 13.

    NAIA Baseball

    GAME ONE: Central Methodist University 0 - Missouri Valley College 1 (10 innings)

    GAME TWO: Central Methodist University 1 - (More)

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    Garza, Brewers spoil Cardinals home opener, 5-4

    Garza, Brewers spoil Cardinals home opener, 5-4

    Posted 6:39 PM 4/13/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Matt Garza overcame five walks to earn his first career win in St. Louis and Carlos Gomez had two hits and an RBI for the Milwaukee Brewers, who spoiled the Cardinals' home opener with a 5-4 victory on Monday.

    Adam Wainwright (1-1) started his fourth opener at 10-year-old (More)

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    Royals remain unbeaten with 12-3 romp over Twins

    Royals remain unbeaten with 12-3 romp over Twins

    Posted 6:26 PM 4/13/2015 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Kansas City Royals became the only unbeaten team in the majors as Danny Duffy pitched into the seventh inning and Kendrys Morales homered in a 12-3 romp over Minnesota, spoiling the Twins' home opener Monday.

    The defending American League champions improved to 7-0. (More)

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    Local Scores: Sunday, April 12

    Local Scores: Sunday, April 12

    Posted 8:00 PM 4/12/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores for Sunday, April 12.

    NCAA Women's Tennis

    (11) Alabama 6 - Missouri 1

    Westminster 9 - Fontbonne 0

     

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    No. 21 Mizzou softball powers past Mississippi State

    No. 21 Mizzou softball powers past Mississippi State

    Posted 7:29 PM 4/12/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The No. 21 ranked Mizzou softball team continued its season with a 10-2 win over the Mississippi St. Bulldogs on Sunday at University Field.

    Sophomore Tori Finucane got the start for the Tigers. She went five innings, giving up two unearned runs on just three hits. Finucane (More)

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