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    A.J. Pierzynski will replace injured Yadier Molina in NLCS game 3

    A.J. Pierzynski will replace injured Yadier Molina in NLCS game 3

    Posted 2:32 PM 10/14/2014 by The Associated Press

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A.J. Pierzynski will start at catcher in place of the injured Yadier Molina for the St. Louis Cardinals in the third game of the NL Championship Series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday.

    Molina had started the past 83 postseason games for the Cardinals, since (More)

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    49ers throttle Rams 31-17 for 3rd straight win

    49ers throttle Rams 31-17 for 3rd straight win

    Posted 10:55 PM 10/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Colin Kaepernick threw for 343 yards and three touchdowns, helping the San Francisco 49ers erase an early 14-point deficit and beat the St. Louis Rams 31-17 on Monday night.

    Brandon Lloyd, Anquan Boldin and Michael Crabtree each caught a scoring pass for the 49ers (4-2) (More)

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    Game 3 of ALCS postponed

    Game 3 of ALCS postponed

    Posted 3:40 PM 10/13/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles will have to wait another day to play Game 3 of the AL Championship Series. Around 3:30 p.m. CT on Monday, the announcement came that due to inclement weather in the Kansas City area the game would not be able to be played Monday (More)

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    Friday Night Fever week eight plays of the week

    Poll results are no longer available.

    Posted 12:03 PM 10/13/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

    Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week eight! There's only one week left in the regular season for mid-Missouri high school football. Vote for your favorite play and spread the word about your vote! The poll will close Friday at 3 p.m. 

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    SEC announces kickoff time for Missouri's homecoming game

    SEC announces kickoff time for Missouri's homecoming game

    Posted 11:38 AM 10/13/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will kickoff this year's homecoming game at 3 p.m. CT on Oct. 25. The Southeastern Conference made the announcement on Monday that the match-up against the Vanderbilt Commodores can be seen on the SEC Network for fans who aren't able to "come home" for the (More)

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    Wong homers in 9th, Cards edge Giants to tie NLCS

    Wong homers in 9th, Cards edge Giants to tie NLCS

    Posted 11:01 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the ninth inning and the resilient St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Sunday night, evening the NL Championship Series at one game apiece.

    The Cardinals won after losing All-Star catcher Yadier Molina (More)

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    Royals return home with 2-0 ALCS lead over Orioles

    Royals return home with 2-0 ALCS lead over Orioles

    Posted 10:12 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Resilience and perseverance are two traits that have come to epitomize the Kansas City Royals, who've turned into a playoff force with their run of late-inning wins.

    They're two qualities that the Baltimore Orioles had better embrace.

    After taking the first two (More)

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    Cardinals GM: Wainwright weary more than hurt

    Cardinals GM: Wainwright weary more than hurt

    Posted 10:09 PM 10/12/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright insists he's fine physically, though he's failed to make it through the fifth inning in both of his postseason starts.

    St. Louis general manager John Mozeliak said Sunday that he thinks Wainwright's workload is simply taking a toll. The GM (More)

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    Bumgarner tames Cardinals, Giants take NLCS lead

    Bumgarner tames Cardinals, Giants take NLCS lead

    Posted 10:50 PM 10/11/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Madison Bumgarner once again put the San Francisco Giants well on the road to a playoff victory.

    Bumgarner pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning and the Giants combined just enough hitting with a couple of defensive flubs by St. Louis to beat the Cardinals 3-0 (More)

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    Royals beat Orioles 6-4 for 2-0 lead in ALCS

    Royals beat Orioles 6-4 for 2-0 lead in ALCS

    Posted 8:10 PM 10/11/2014 by The Associated Press

    BALTIMORE (AP) - The Kansas City Royals prefer to simply savor their exceptional performance at Camden Yards rather than ponder the historical ramifications of where it's gotten them.

    Alcides Escobar doubled in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Mike Moustakas extended his home (More)

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    No. 23 Missouri gets routed at home

    Posted 2:19 PM 10/11/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Despite losing Heisman candidate Todd Gurley, the No. 13 Georgia Bulldogs blanked the No. 23 Missouri Tigers 34-0. Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk threw four interceptions and the defense wasn't able to stop the Georgia rushing attack. This was the first time Missouri was shut out at (More)

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    Missouri vs. Georgia: news, stats and scores

    Missouri vs. Georgia: news, stats and scores

    Posted 10:17 AM 10/11/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - No. 23 Missouri hosts No. 13 Georgia in a pivotal SEC East matchup. The Tigers had an extra week to prepare for the Bulldogs and won't have to contend with Todd Gurley. Gurley was suspeneded earlier this week for NCAA violations. The Bulldogs will have to rely on younger players and (More)

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    Gordon-led Royals beat Orioles 8-6 in ALCS

    Gordon-led Royals beat Orioles 8-6 in ALCS

    Posted 12:14 AM 10/11/2014 by The Associated Press

    BALTIMORE (AP) - These Kansas City Royals, and Alex Gordon in particular, are way more than just speed and singles. Especially in extra innings.

    Gordon hit a tiebreaking homer in the 10th inning, Mike Moustakas added a two-run shot and the Royals defeated the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 Friday (More)

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