ST. LOUIS — Jeff Weaver and Anthony Reyes sat together in the interview room, looking at each other and waiting for questions. There was one they couldn’t answer: Who’s going to pitch Game 5 of the World Series for the St. Louis Cardinals?
OAKLAND, Calif. — Krazy George Henderson has spent the last quarter-century trying to persuade everyone that he debuted the “Wave” during an Oakland Athletics’ playoff game against the Yankees, not those Washington football fans who claim the Huskies first performed the now famous cheer.
Laura Buehrig said not being able to run on the field in the season opener was “one of the worst feelings that she had ever had.”
One measly finger. That’s all it takes to make a call in high school tennis. There are no yellow flags, screaming whistles, or goofy men in zebra costumes dancing on the court.
Brandon Butcher is no magician. He can’t make objects disappear, and he certainly can’t conjure them from thin air.
David Overstreet is known for his mouth. In fact, it’s even one of his nicknames.
At 6 feet 9 inches tall, junior Kalen Grimes is the only player listed as a center on the Missouri basketball team’s roster.
ST. LOUIS — Mark Brennan doesn’t remember much about his first World Series in 1964.
Staci Winter began Rock Bridge’s volleyball match with an ace, the ball falling untouched to the hardwood on the opposite side. Winter celebrated briefly with her screaming teammates, then served again.
Tuesday night was supposed to be a lot of things for the Hickman volleyball team.
Everything changed within a few minutes for the Columbia College men’s soccer team and Lloyd Jacobs on Tuesday night against Westminster College.
When the Columbia College volleyball team practices, Maria Omondi is the best player at every skill except setting, Cougars coach Melinda Wrye-Washington said.
Intensity was the buzzword of the night Tuesday at Rock Bridge Field.
ST. LOUIS — Pitching to Albert Pujols, chasing Christy Mathewson, and Smudgegate.
ST. LOUIS — David Eckstein, the little engine that drives the St. Louis Cardinals, is in need of a tuneup.
Brian Smith, Missouri’s senior defensive end who is three sacks short of the Big 12 Conference record for career sacks, was lost for 6 to 8 weeks with a fractured right hip. He will miss the rest of the regular season, but he might be back in time for the team’s bowl game.
As the players walked back onto the field for overtime Monday, something changed.
Kallie Carmichael left a lot in New Sharon, Iowa.
DETROIT — Now you see it. Now you don’t.
There’s no reason to try to describe it any other way.