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.
As the world’s best tennis professionals hit the hard courts for the second round of the U.S. Open in New York, Columbia will host its own major of sorts.
In the 27th minute of Thursday’s home opener against Rolla, Hickman goalie Brent Tegerdine cleared the ball from outside of the penalty box. The ball happened to land at the feet of forward Blaise Parker, and he scored the first goal in Hickman’s 2-1 win.
According to coach Joe Henderson, the Rock Bridge softball team had never defeated the Jefferson City Jays.
With four seniors leading the way, the Hickman softball team hopes that its experience will translate to wins this season.
Missouri freshman wrestler Max Askren is participating in the FILA Junior World Championships in Guatemala. He is competing in the 96-kilogram (211 pound) weight class. Askren’s older brother, Ben Askren, won the 2006 NCAA national title at 174 pounds.
It took 12 seconds for East St. Louis to score the first points in its football game against Hickman on Friday night.
The name Faurot is synonymous with football in Columbia.
Elite football teams usually spar with lesser opponents to start their seasons.
The tight end gave his quarterback the signal.
Nearly 45 minutes into their Wednesday afternoon scrimmage, Missouri strength and conditioning coach David Deets spotted a couple players lagging behind on a fast break.