The road to the Hickman, Rock Bridge rematch took two different paths Thursday night at Rock Bridge High School.
Jose Abreu, who signed with the White Sox for six years and $68 million in October, connected for a two-run shot into Chicago's bullpen in right field off Brad Penny in the fifth inning during Thursday's game that ended tied 6-6.
The Royals, who entered the game with a Cactus League-leading .332 batting average, managed just four hits, only two after the first inning.
St. Louis outfield prospect Oscar Taveras, who had ankle surgery in August, made his spring training debut, going 1 for 3 with a double and a run scored.
After returning from World War II, Leo Steinbrecher picked up fishing and settled in southern Missouri. At 93, he opened the trout fishing season at Roaring River State Park.
Santos midfielder Arouca, who played for Brazil's national team last year, was on the field talking to reporters after his team's 5-2 win in the Sao Paulo state championship on Thursday when some fans in the stands reportedly called him "monkey."
Missouri head football coach Gary Pinkel's new contract will boost his guaranteed earnings to $3.1 million a year through 2020. Assistant coaches also received raises.
With two straight dominant starts, right-hander Brett Graves has shown signs of becoming another quality starting pitcher for the Tigers.
Isaiah Wilson had planned to play basketball at Hickman. But when his father took an assistant coach position at Tolton, his plans changed. Both father and son are happy about the new arrangement.
Missouri can finish as high as No. 4 and as low as No. 9 in seeding for the Southeastern Conference tournament. Here is a breakdown of the possible scenarios for teams as they enter their final games.
After rain forced the Tigers to leave their series with the Aggies at a 1-1 tie last season, Missouri hopes to take the series to start SEC play this season.
Four Columbia-area basketball players used to compete against one another. Now, they play as together on Columbia College's women's basketball team and laugh about their rival days.
Without freshman Anna Bowers, the Tigers could find themselves in a tough spot at No. 11 Auburn on Friday.
William Woods had no answer for the Columbia College men's basketball team's halftime adjustments.
Missouri outside hitter Carly Kan was selected for a collegiate USA Volleyball roster of 12 that will tour China in June.
Battle's girls basketball team won the Class 4, District 4 semifinal 54-41 over St. Louis Bishop DuBourg.
Columbia's Lindsey Martin advanced to the 5,000-meter final at the NAIA Indoor Track and Field National Championships at Geneva, Ohio.
Sporting KC player Dom Dwyer says the regular season will seem like a vacation after the amount of practice the team has done to prepare for it.
The Tigers spent the entire second half of Senior Night clawing back from an 11-point deficit, eventually taking their first lead with 7.3 seconds left.
Freshmen Wes Clark, Torren Jones and Johnathan Williams III gave Missouri a much-needed boost in the Tigers' edgy 57-56 victory.