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Wainwright keys Cardinals past Dodgers 8-2

The Cardinals beat the Angels 8-2, ending Los Angeles' five-game winning streak.

NBC to feature 5,535 hours of Olympic TV coverage

The Summer Olympics, which begin Friday, will feature 5,535 hours of coverage, but even more will be available through online streaming.

Royals can't hold off Angels

Los Angeles rallied for three runs in the eighth inning to beat Kansas City 6-3 on Monday night in Anaheim, Calif. 

Chiefs players Charles, Berry, Moeaki to return for training camp

Kansas City Chiefs players Charles, Berry and Moeaki will attend training camp after injuries kept them from competing last season.


Billingsley strong, Dodgers beat Cardinals 5-3

Cardinals lost to the Dodgers 5-3.

Fisher has Rams thinking positive heading into training camp

After winning only 15 games in the past five seasons, the Rams have a new coach who hopes to instill in his players optimism for the road ahead.

Doumit homers from both sides; Twins beat Royals

Ryan Doumit became the third Twins player to go deep both right-handed and left-handed in a game.

Lynn wins 12th; Cardinals top Cubs 7-0 for sweep

It's just the Cardinals' second series sweep overall at home, where they're 26-20.

Baseball, softball agree to merge in Olympic bid

Baseball and softball have agreed to merge into a single international federation in a joint bid in hopes of being reinstated in the Olympics by 2020.


Cardinals jump on Cubs with a dozen runs in seventh

St. Louis tied a 76-year-old major league record with seven doubles in the seventh inning of a 12-0 victory over Chicago on Saturday night.

Cain powers Royals to win over Twins

Lorenzo Cain delivered run-producing singles in the first and fifth innings, and he had an RBI double in the seventh in Kansas City's 7-3 win over Minnesota on Saturday.

Joe Mauer leads Twins to 4-3 win over Royals in 11 innings

Joe Mauer went 3-for-4 and scored the winning run in the 11th inning to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 2-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night.

Cardinals end Ryan Dempster's scoreless innings streak, beat Cubs 4-1

The Cardinals defeated the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Friday, and ended Ryan Dempster's 33-inning scoreless streak.

Royals get pitcher Jeremy Guthrie from Rockies for lefty Jonathan Sanchez

Jeremy Guthrie and Jonathan Sanchez both struggled this season after changing leagues. On Friday, the pitchers were traded for each other.

Cardinals coach Mike Matheny bumps Rafael Furcal to 8th, benches Jon Jay

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny is switching his lineup by shifting leadoff man Rafael Furcal to eighth and putting Skip Schumaker at the top for the series opener.

Rams defensive end Robert Quinn charged with drunken driving

Florissant police Capt. Tim Lowery said Robert Quinn was involved in a one-car accident on an exit ramp along Interstate 270 at 5:38 a.m. on July 10. Lowery said the responding officer suspected Quinn was intoxicated and arrested him without incident.

Mariners' Hernandez pitches eight innings in win over Royals

Felix Hernandez (8-5) is 4-0 with a 1.37 ERA in his past seven starts since a loss to San Diego on June 12. He allowed one run and eight hits, throwing only 89 pitches in eight innings.

Butler's walkoff home run gives Royals 8-7 win

Billy Butler homered to lead off the bottom of the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals outlasted the Seattle Mariners 8-7 on Wednesday night.

Defense costs Cardinals in 4-3 loss to Brewers

St. Louis Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright got off to a shaky start and his defense didn't help, leading to a four-run first inning and a 4-3 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday.

Royals option lefty Ryan Verdugo to Triple-A Omaha

The Kansas City Royals optioned left-hander Ryan Verdugo to Triple-A Omaha on Wednesday after he was hit hard in his big league debut.