Pro Sports

Phillies' Halladay returns to form in win over Cardinals

After a rough streak leading into the game, Phillies starter Roy Halladay held the Cardinals to two hits in seven innings on Friday.

Alex Smith makes practice debut with Chiefs

Alex Smith, who is preparing for his first season as the Chiefs quarterback, participated in a minicamp with his new teammates Thursday.


Blues' Elliott smothers Coyotes in shootout to cement win

David Perron also scored his first goal in 17 games for the Blues.


Beltran's late homer lifts Cardinals over Phillies

Adam Wainwright also pitched seven innings, giving up three runs and nine hits, in the victory.

Davis, Francoeur lead Royals past Braves 1-0

Kansas City Royals pitcher Wade Davis and right-fielder Jeff Francoeur guided the team to a 1-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.


Burnett flirts with no-hitter, Bucs beat Cardinals 5-0

A.J. Burnett took a no-hitter into the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 on Wednesday night.

Gabbert down to final chance with Jaguars

Former MU Tiger Blaine Gabbert will compete with fellow Jacksonville Jaguars player Chad Henne for a spot as the team's franchise quarterback.

Justin Smith, Aldon Smith on pace after surgeries

San Francisco 49ers players Justin Smith and Aldon Smith are expected to recover from offseason surgeries in time for training camp.

Blues edge conference rivals Vancouver in important shootout victory

Blues coach Ken Hitchcock got his 600th career win against the franchise he beat for his first victory when his Dallas Stars won at Vancouver on Jan. 22, 1996.

Royals the latest victims in Braves' hot streak

Justin Upton, Jason Heyward and Dan Uggla homered in the eighth inning, and Juan Francisco hit a pair of solo shots earlier in the game to help the Braves win their 10th straight with a 6-3 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night.

Cardinals-Pirates game postponed due to rain

The cancellation allows St. Louis starter Jake Westbrook to reset his ERA to 0.00. The right-hander has struggled against the Pirates in his career, and Pittsburgh turned five consecutive singles in the first inning into four runs.

Cardinals rookie pitcher in fine form coming off gem against Milwaukee

In his first career start in the final game of the 2012 regular season, the hard-throwing right-hander carried a no-hitter into the fifth inning.

Chiefs open three-day voluntary minicamp without Branden Albert

Everyone on the roster was accounted for except the franchise left tackle, who coach Andy Reid said has made the decision to stay away from the team during the offseason program.

Longtime NFL broadcaster Pat Summerall dies at 82

Over four decades, Summerall described some of the biggest games in America in his deep, resonant voice.

Scott beats Cabrera in a playoff at Augusta

The Masters went to a sudden-death playoff for the second year in a row when Adam Scott and Angel Cabrera made matching birdies on the 72nd hole. Scott made a birdie on No. 18 to win.

Gordon sends Royals past Blue Jays with RBI single

Alex Gordon drove home Chris Getz on a walk-off single in the ninth inning Sunday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2.

Blackhawks end Elliott streak, beat Blues

The Blackhawks lead the NHL with 68 points and have won five in a row. They're 3-1 against the Blues, all with Crawford in net.

Lucroy homers in 10th as Brewers defeat Cardinals

Jonathan Lucroy hit a solo homer in the 10th inning as the Brewers rallied past the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Sunday and avoided a sweep. The Brewers had been shut out in 32 innings before Ryan Braun hit a two-run homer off reliever Trevor Rosenthal in the eighth that made it 3-2.

Dickey pitches Blue Jays to win over Royals

R.A. Dickey allowed one run and five hits in 6 1/3 innings on Friday in Kansas City, leading Toronto to a 3-2 win.

Wainwright stars on mound, at plate in Cardinals win

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright pitched a four-hitter and had three hits of his own in his team's 8-0 win over the Brewers.