Pro Sports

Royals acquire veteran pitcher Ervin Santana in trade with Angels

Veteran pitcher Ervin Santana will join the Royals next year in a trade Wednesday that sends minor league prospect Brandon Sisk to the Los Angeles Angels. Santana has been a fixture in Los Angeles' rotation since 2005, going 96-80 with a 4.33 ERA while starting at least 23 games in eight consecutive seasons.

St. Louis Blues coaches work with Missouri club hockey team

Darren Pang, the announcer for the Blues and a former NHL goaltender, has a son, Tyler, who is a senior on the Missouri team. 

Nine players earn first Gold Glove awards

Strong-armed St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina won a Gold Glove for the fifth straight year, and Kansas City left fielder Alex Gordon was also on the list.

Giants beat Tigers in 10 innings for World Series sweep

Pablo Sandoval, who hit three homers in Game 1, was selected Series MVP. He was 1 for 5 in Game 4, dropping his Series average to .500 (8 for 16).

Brady, Patriots rout Rams 45-7 at Wembley

The Patriots become the first team to win two games in London since the international series began in 2007. 

Palmer leads Raiders to 26-16 win against Chiefs

The Oakland Raiders defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 26-16 on Sunday. It was Raiders' first road win since they beat the Chiefs last December.

Giants roll to 3-0 World Series lead

The San Francisco Giants shut out Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers 2-0 on a chilly Saturday night for a commanding World Series lead.

Giants' victory earns 2-0 World Series lead

The San Francisco Giants took advantage of a bunt that stayed fair to eke out the go-ahead run in a 2-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night for a 2-0 edge in the World Series.

Cardinals' Matheny ponders just missing World Series

Three days after the St. Louis Cardinals squandered a 3-1 lead in the NL championship series, their rookie manager said he hadn't slept much.

Sandoval's 3 home runs propel Giants in World Series opener

Barry Zito also shines in his World Series debut for the San Francisco Giants.


No home field advantage for Rams in London

Players on the Rams hope to gain fans at their game in London Sunday, while not forgetting that the opposing Patriots have one of the largest international fan bases in the NFL.

Sporting KC beats Union to win Eastern Conference

Sporting KC opens the two-leg conference semifinals on the road Nov. 3 or 4 against an opponent yet to be determined.


Kansas City Chiefs have rough history of starting quarterbacks

Kansas City has been reluctant to take a quarterback early in the NFL draft.

Lost bet means D.C. flying St. Louis flag for a day

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay made the flag-flying wager during baseball's National League Division Series between the Washington Nationals and the St. Louis Cardinals.

Cardinals players reflect after NLCS collapse

Cardinals players cleaned out their lockers Tuesday at an empty stadium still adorned in anticipation of a World Series opener that won't take place in St. Louis.

Rams arrive in London for game against Patriots

The St. Louis Rams landed in London on Tuesday morning as they prepared to face the New England Patriots in the NFL's annual game held in England.

Giants eliminate Cardinals 9-0 in NLCS

The San Francisco Giants won their record-tying sixth elimination game of the postseason, beating the defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 of the NL championship series Monday night.

Giants beat Cardinals 6-1 to force Game 7

The Cardinals struggled to score against Giants' pitcher Ryan Vogelsong in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series.

Packers give Rams first home loss in 30-20 victory

Aaron Rodgers went 30 for 37 and threw for 342 yards and three touchdowns against the Rams in their first home loss of the year. 

Cardinals forced to make another trip out West

The Cardinals know how hard winning the last one can be considering what this Giants team already did during these playoffs: winning three straight on the road at Cincinnati in the division series after falling behind 2-0.