CLEVELAND — Jorge De La Rosa pitched five solid innings and Emil Brown hit a home run to help Kansas City beat the Cleveland Indians 6-2 Wednesday night as the Royals gained their first road series sweep in more than three years.
The Missouri volleyball team lost it’s Big 12 Conference opener Wednesday night against Colorado 24-30, 30-27, 24-30, 30-23, 9-15.
Pig. It’s hard to think of any good associations with the word pig.
The reaction on the field following Hickman’s 2-0 win against Jefferson City on Tuesday was split.
It’s a typical Tuesday afternoon for the Rock Bridge girls’ golf team. Thirteen girls surround the first tee at the Lake of the Woods Golf Course, preparing to play a practice round. But rather than a quiet focus, there is laughter and conversation flying every which way. The conversation swings from Homecoming week, to which boys they saw in the hall at school, and finally to a disagreement over what those party whistles are called — it’s actually a kazoo, even though Jane “Pete” Erdel is still convinced it’s called a gazoo.
ST. LOUIS — Albert Pujols touched up Brad Lidge for another big hit Tuesday night — this time a two-run double with two outs in the ninth inning that gave the St. Louis Cardinals a 6-5 victory over Houston and handed the Astros an agonizing loss.
Hickman soccer coach Jon Strodtman didn’t get off to a good start with Jefferson City coach Eddie Horn.
Brothers are wired for aggression. Their weapons are noogies and charley horses. They call each other names like “goat breath” and “skunk face.” They brawl and maul and then, one day, it ends.
By the time of Missouri’s Jan. 15 game at Kansas, coach Mike Anderson should know what kind of team he has. If he doesn’t, he should at least know whether his team can play at home.
Anyone watching Columbia College volleyball coach Melinda Wrye-Washington during the Cougars’ match against Harris Stowe on Monday would not have had any idea her team was turning in its most dominating performance of the season.
Missouri linebacker Marcus Bacon was named the Big 12 Conference Defensive Player of the Week after leading the Tigers to a 34-7 victory against Mississippi on Saturday.
Nobody has to convince athletes from Rock Bridge to get excited to play rival Hickman. But for coach Beth Newton and her players, it’s more than just a big game.
Tony Clark and Eric Byrnes hit solo home runs in the eighth inning to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 9-7 victory over St. Louis on Sunday afternoon.
BOSTON — In a season that has turned sour for Boston, David Ortiz is giving Red Sox fans something to cheer for.
There might be one athlete in the world who knows exactly how Roger Federer feels as he dominates his peers and gobbles up Grand Slams, so it was fitting that Tiger Woods was sitting in his guest box Sunday for the U.S. Open final.
Now it’s Carson Palmer’s turn to return the kindness and reach out to Trent Green.
Despite the growing evidence, Brad Ekwerekwu doesn’t consider himself a master of trick plays.
Missouri soccer coach Bryan Blitz frequently labels his team as physical, aggressive and consistent in the effort they give on the field. But, in regards to Sunday’s contest against Loyola-Chicago, the talent of his team is what helped it inch out a victory.
Jeff Wilkins’ nickname is “Money,” as in money in the bank. Thanks to the St. Louis Rams’ new-look defense, his franchise-record six field goals was just enough of a deposit.
The Atlanta Falcons defeated the Atlanta Falcons 10-3 on Sunday.