ST. LOUIS — Albert Pujols has a daughter with Down syndrome, and the St. Louis Cardinals’ annual “buddy walk” game always seems to bring out his best.
He was flat-footed and in pain at the finish, which is the way all but a few of the great ones bow out of their sport. They can choose when to leave, but not always how, and so some part of you wanted a better ending for Andre Agassi.
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KANSAS CITY — The Chicago White Sox are probably happy they don’t have to face the Kansas City Royals again this season.
For more about the All-Stars, including a Little League recap, photos and comments by the players, see the Missourian's Sunday eMprint edition of Sept. 3.
Missourian photographers Sara Debold, Ikuru Kuwajama and Samantha Clemens captured the game and pregame activities.
Chase Daniel stepped out onto Faurot Field for the first time as the Tigers’ starting quarterback.
ST. LOUIS — With Stephen Davis in a Rams uniform, the St. Louis Rams cut veteran Moe Williams and nine other players Saturday to get to the league-mandated 53-man roster. Among the other players cut was former Missouri guard Tony Palmer.
Free safety Nick Timberlake was a bright spot for the Hickman football team in a 39-0 loss to the East St. Louis Flyers on Friday night at home, even if that bright spot meant a poor overall defensive performance for the Kewpies.
At first glance, it looks like a typo on the Rock Bridge volleyball team roster.
The No. 13 Missouri volleyball team (6-1) won its fifth-consecutive match Saturday night, taking down the No. 21 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (3-1) 28-30, 30-28, 27-30, 30-26, 15-13 and taking the title of the Shamrock Invite.
KANSAS CITY — Mark Buehrle is trying to get back to pitching as well as he did the first three months of the season. He’s getting closer with each start.
ST. LOUIS — Shawn Chacon and two relievers combined on a eight-hitter and Ronny Paulino hit a bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the seventh inning to give the Pittsburgh Pirates a 1-0 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night.
All the action Saturday on Faurot Field didn’t happen in the evening.
Limiting an opponent to one score and 150 yards of offense is usually a proud accomplishment in football. Saturday night at Faurot Field, the Tigers were slightly disappointed they were unable to maintain the shutout.
For the Missouri football team, it’s finally time to put that preseason practice into motion.
In the early moments of Julianna Klein’s first home game playing for Missouri on Tuesday night, she hit her first serve wide for an error. Minutes later, she had another error in her first attempt at a kill.
Jerrell McDaniels is the best high-school wide receiver that Hickman football coach Jason Wright has ever seen.
Rock Bridge wasted no time on Thursday night demonstrating it is one of the top teams in the state.
Last year, Amanda Bales lost something she loved.