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    E.J. Gaines competing for Rams starting CB spot

    E.J. Gaines competing for Rams starting CB spot

    Posted 4:46 PM 8/3/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams' defense is so deep there are two starters, Trumaine Johnson and E.J. Gaines, competing for one of the cornerback spots.

    Johnson may have gained the edge Sunday in an evening practice at Rams Park. Gaines left practice early with a foot injury. He walked (More)

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    Young golfer Steelman looks forward to first high school season

    Posted 11:04 PM 8/2/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Ross Steelman holds a record 64 at the Columbia Country Club golf course. He is 14 years old.

    The incoming Rock Bridge High School freshman looks forward to playing for the Bruins golf team. It would be his first time playing on a team, though Ross already knows most of its (More)

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    Cardinals' Moss helps new team win with game-ending single

    Cardinals' Moss helps new team win with game-ending single

    Posted 5:12 PM 8/2/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Brandon Moss had his first big hit with St. Louis, a game-ending single in the ninth inning, and Randal Grichuk had a two-run homer to lead the Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.

    Moss' one-out hit to left off reliever Scott Oberg (2-2) drove in (More)

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    Tolton's Jontay Porter verbally commits to Washington

    Tolton's Jontay Porter verbally commits to Washington

    Posted 4:56 PM 8/2/2015 by Mark Kim, Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Tolton Catholic basketball player Jontay Porter announced on Twitter that he has committed to the University of Washington

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    Laurence Bowers signs contract to play Italian basketball

    Laurence Bowers signs contract to play Italian basketball

    Posted 4:19 PM 8/2/2015 by Mark Kim, Sports Digital Producer

    CAPO D'ORLANDO - Former Missouri basketball player Laurence Bowers has officially signed with Orlandina Basket in Italy, the team announced on August 2nd.

    The team also announced that Bowers will wear #21 for the team.

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    Blue Jays beat Royals 5-2 in testy game

    Blue Jays beat Royals 5-2 in testy game

    Posted 3:50 PM 8/2/2015 by The Associated Press

    TORONTO (AP) - Chris Colabello hit a two-run home run, R.A. Dickey threw seven shutout innings and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 in testy matchup Sunday, taking three of four from the AL's top team.

    Both benches and bullpens emptied after Toronto reliever Aaron (More)

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    Zobrist hits 2 HRs, Royals beat Jays 7-6

    Zobrist hits 2 HRs, Royals beat Jays 7-6

    Posted 3:21 PM 8/1/2015 by Associated Press

    TORONTO (AP) - Ben Zobrist hit two home runs, Eric Hosmer singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 on Saturday to snap a three-game losing streak.

    Zobrist, who went 3 for 4 and scores three runs, also homered in the first (More)

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    Bruce homers to back DeSclafani as Reds blank Cardinals

    Bruce homers to back DeSclafani as Reds blank Cardinals

    Posted 9:53 PM 7/29/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Jay Bruce homered in the second to back Anthony DeSclafani's seven innings of three-hit ball, and the Cincinnati Reds shut out the St. Louis Cardinals for the second straight night, 1-0 on Wednesday.

    The Reds ended a nine-series losing streak in St. Louis and have won (More)

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    Cardinals OF Holliday leaves game with quad strain

    Cardinals OF Holliday leaves game with quad strain

    Posted 9:14 PM 7/29/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday left Wednesday night's game with the Cincinnati Reds with a right quad strain after pulling up while running to first base on a double play that ended the first inning.

    It is the same injury that sidelined Holliday for 31 games (More)

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    Royals get stomped by tribe in 12-1 loss

    Royals get stomped by tribe in 12-1 loss

    Posted 3:28 PM 7/29/2015 by Gage Jackson Komu-8 Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - The Cleveland Indians avoid a winless homestand against the Royals Wednesday with a huge 12-1 win. Cleveland pitcher Corey Kluber holds on to a shutout into the 9th inning as he grabs his 6th win of the season.

    The Indians had a sesason-high 18 hits as Royals pitcher Jeremie (More)

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    Royals bullpen bullies Indians in 2-1 win

    Royals bullpen bullies Indians in 2-1 win

    Posted 10:38 PM 7/28/2015 by Jake Schnierow, Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - Eric Hosmer lifted the Royals over the Indians Tuesday with his two-out solo home run in the ninth inning in a 2-1 win.

    A sensational defensive play by the middle infield duo of Omar Infante and Alcides Escobar helped seal the game in the bottom of the inning for the Royals. (More)

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    Royals make second trade before the deadline

    Royals make second trade before the deadline

    Posted 6:58 PM 7/28/2015 by Andrew Weiss, Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Royals have acquired Ben Zobrist as part of a trade with the Oakland Athletics. In return for Zobrist and cash considerations, the Athletics received minor league pitchers Sean Manaea and Aaron Brooks.

    Zobrist, a two-time all-star, is hitting .268 through 67 (More)

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    Wong's slam paces Cardinals' 4-1 win over Reds

    Wong's slam paces Cardinals' 4-1 win over Reds

    Posted 10:04 PM 7/27/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Kolten Wong hit a grand slam that backed Lance Lynn and led the St. Louis Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 Monday night.

    Wong connected on a 3-2 fastball from rookie Raisel Iglesias (1-3) with two outs in the fourth, putting St. Louis ahead 4-1. Wong's second career (More)

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