Fairbanks' strong 8 innings boost Missouri baseball's win over Illinois

Pitcher Peter Fairbanks threw eight innings out of the bullpen, allowing just four hits in Missouri's 5-2 win over Illinois on Wednesday night.

Missouri offers open online application for head coach position

Anyone with an Internet connection can apply online to become Missouri's fourth men's basketball head coach since 1999.

Tolton girls soccer beats Mexico, Mo.

The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School girls soccer team shut out the Mexico, Mo., Bulldogs 3-0 Wednesday night.

Missouri golf sends diverse lineup to SEC Championship

The five golfers representing Missouri at the Southeastern Conference Championship come from all across the world and represent every grade.

Phelps having fun in his return to swimming

The 22-time Olympic medalist tried golf and high-stakes poker in a quest to satisfy his competitive drives. He found nothing compared to pulling on a suit and diving in.

Disc golfer Adam Morrison enters professional level after amateur success

Columbia disc golfer Adam Morrison, 20, is in his first full year playing in professional tournaments. He hopes to continue the success he has achieved in his amateur career. 

Masterson, Kipnis help Indians top Royals

The Cleveland Indians captured a 5-2 win over the Royals even after shortstop blunders gave Kansas City the lead.

Fr. Tolton golf notches best result of the year

The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School golf team beat Boonville High School, 153-184.

Stephens College tennis sweeps Division II opponent Lincoln in regular season finale

The Stars avenged an earlier 5-4 loss with a convincing sweep of the Blue Tigers at home Wednesday.

Angela Randazzo's triple, home run help Missouri softball to victory

After a slow start, the junior's two RBIs helped the Tigers to a 5-0 win over Missouri State, giving the team a boost before this weekend's series against No. 3 Florida.

Mets cut down tying run, hold off Cardinals

Jonathon Niese earned his first win of the season, and shortstop Ruben Tejada threw out Matt Carpenter for the second out of the ninth on a strong relay from center fielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis.

Cubs lose to Diamondbacks on Wrigley's 100th anniversary

The Cubs lost 7-5 in the ninth inning, just one out from winning the game.

Throwback birthday celebration marks Wrigley centennial

Cubs and Diamondback players dressed in 1914-style jerseys, and Hall of Fame athletes Billy Williams, Fergie Jenkins and Andre Dawson attended the game.

Knicks' president Jackson seeking coach, says it won't be him

Phil Jackson won't be hiring himself to coach the Knicks. Two days after firing Mike Woodson, Jackson reiterated Wednesday that he won't be returning to the bench.

Four basketball coaches join Frank Haith's Tulsa staff

Two of the coaches, Dave Leitao and Todor Pandov, were on Haith's staff at Missouri.

Tolton baseball drops game to Southern Boone

The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School baseball team lost 8-2 at Southern Boone High School.

NBC: Olympics show wide second-screen use

NBC closely studies how Americans follow the action partly because the Olympics are a huge investment but also to get a peek at how media habits are changing. This year's takeaway: the multi-screen experience is rapidly taking hold and is doing so across all age groups.

Former Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols hits home runs No. 499 and 500

Lost Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols hit a pair of shots off Washington Nationals right-hander Taylor Jordan on Tuesday — a three-run homer in the first inning and two-run drive in the fifth — to become the 26th player in major league history to hit 500 home runs.

Missouri baseball beats Wichita State in extra innings

The Tigers beat Wichita State 5-4 on Dillon Everett's walkoff single in the 10th inning. 

Missouri responds to NCAA Division I proposal for unlimited food for athletes

The NCAA Division I board of directors will discuss a proposal requiring universities to provide all scholarship and walk-on athletes unlimited food and snacks.