July 19, 2014
St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams catches a ball hit by Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig in foul territory during the sixth inning Saturday in St. Louis. The Cardinals won 4-2.
Steve Schmidt participates in an additional competition to pull out as many nails as he can with his teeth in under a minute. The event was held during an intermission at the Show-Me State Games powerlifting event on Saturday at Lange Middle School.
Steve Schmidt looks to Joe Garcia, Show-Me State Games powerlifting commissioner, for a signal to hammer a nail into a piece of wood during the powerlifting event on Saturday at Lange Middle School. Schmidt used his teeth to pull five nails out of a board in less than 17 seconds, beating the Guinness World Record by more than five seconds.
International Olympic Committee President German Thomas Bach speaks during a press conference after an executive board meeting at the IOC headquarters, in Lausanne, Switzerland, on July 9. Bach gathered 16 key IOC and sports officials in Lausanne again Saturday to discuss Olympic Agenda 2020.
Steve Schmidt uses his teeth to pull a nail out of a board after beating a Guinness World Record during the powerlifting event at the Show-Me State Games at Lange Middle School on Saturday.
East All-Star squad guard Shoni Schimmel of the Atlanta Dream looks to shoot around West forward Brittney Griner, of the Phoenix Mercury, during the first half the WNBA All-Star game Saturday in Phoenix. The East won 125-124 in overtime.
Stage winner Poland's Rafal Majka breaks away from Italy's Alessandro De Marchi as they climb toward Risoul during the 14th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 110 miles with start in Grenoble and finish in Risoul, France, on Saturday. Majka won the stage for his first professional victory on the tour.
Fly Cats founder Evan Hoffpauer shows his team a new technique during halftime at an Ultimate Frisbee game at Battle High School as part of the Show-Me State Games on Saturday afternoon.
Jacob Clere, left, protects the flying disc during an Ultimate Frisbee game at Battle High School as part of the Show-Me State Games on Saturday.
Austin Lemonds throws a Frisbee to begin a new round during an Ultimate Frisbee game at Battle High School as part of the Show-Me State Games on Saturday.
Evan Shoemaker, left, catches a Frisbee mid-air during an Ultimate Frisbee game at Battle High School for the Show-Me State Games on Saturday.
An SUV crashed into a gas pump ripping it from the ground at a Phillips 66 on Paris Road on Saturday.
Columbia firefighters dump sand onto spilled gasoline after a two-car accident left a gas pump detached in the parking lot at a Phillips 66 on Paris Road on Saturday.
An SUV crashed into a gas pump, leaving the driver injured, at a Phillips 66 on Paris Road on Saturday.
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland celebrates after scoring an eagle on the 16th hole during the third day of the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club in Hoylake, England on Saturday.
The Columbia Fire Department removes an SUV from a detached gas pump after an accident in the middle of a Phillips 66 on Paris Road on Saturday.
Von Davis works on the Pinball Gremlins machine at his workshop.
People sign a condolence register at St. Vitus church in Hilversum, Netherlands, on Saturday. Three families living in Hilversum were among those killed when a Malaysian jetliner was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday. All passengers, 298 people from nearly a dozen nations, were killed. More than half were Dutch. Across the Netherlands, at sports clubs, schools and churches, friends met Saturday to console one another.
A piece of the crashed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 lies in the grass near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, on Saturday. World leaders demanded Friday that pro-Russia rebels who control the eastern Ukraine crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 give immediate, unfettered access to independent investigators to determine who shot down the plane.
July 18, 2014
Maggie Coreggia, 16, performs standing pushups in sync to a jump rope swung by Mount Hope Show-Me Jumpers coach Charlene May and other members of the group. The performance was part of Friday's opening ceremony of the 30th Show-Me State Games.