The 50-year-old star ends a streak of bad luck with his LifeLock 400 victory; Edwards finished fourth.
The Kansas City outfielder is the sixth Royal on the injury list.
St. Louis drafts Texas high school pitcher Shelby Miller.
Kansas City uses 13 of 27 picks on collegiate arms.
MU pitchers weren't taken as quickly as predicted in Tuesday's Major League Baseball draft, but they were still chosen in the first round. Aaron Crow was selected 12th overall by the Kansas City Royals, and Kyle Gibson was selected by the Minnesota Twins 10 picks later, with the 22nd pick in the first round.
Missouri pitching coach Tony Vitello helped Aaron Crow and Kyle Gibson find success.
Several members of the Missouri baseball team, including pitcher Kyle Gibson, are waiting to see what team will select them Tuesday in Major League Baseball's amateur draft.
Edwards, who is winless in 2009, was convinced Stewart would run out of fuel.
La Russa said Friday that Twitter has agreed to pay legal fees and make a donation to his Animal Rescue Foundation.
Jackson opens an account to avoid problems Cardinals manager Tony La Russa has encountered.
Forearm injury leads to pitcher's first disabled list appearance.
Cardinals manager Tony La Russa is suing the social-networking site Twitter, claiming an unauthorized page used his name to make "derogatory and demeaning" comments.
St. Louis shortstop Khalil Greene is one of several baseball players dealing with stress-related issues.
The St. Louis Rams will hold practices in Rams Park three days this week.
St. Louis Blues owner Dave Checketts is heading a group seeking to buy the NFL's Rams and keep the team in St. Louis.
The family of former St. Louis Rams owner Georgia Frontiere has hired the investment banking firm of Goldman Sachs to review the assets of her estate, including the NFL team, opening the way for a possible sale of the franchise, the Rams said in a statement Monday.
The Columbia native raced twice over the Memorial Day weekend.
The race will run Monday at noon.
Nuggets owner tagged as villain.