Pro Sports

Cardinals' Chris Carpenter throws off mound first time since injury

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter took a step forward in rehabbing a shoulder injury that has sidelined him all season, throwing off a mound for the first time.

Rams running back Steven Jackson a world traveler in offseason

St. Louis Rams running back Steven Jackson is filling his offseason with exotic travel to South America and beyond.

Chiefs backup tight end Martin Rucker placed on injured reserve, will need surgery

The Kansas City Chiefs have placed backup tight end Martin Rucker on injured reserve with a right knee injury that will require surgery.

Former Missouri coach Quin Snyder in Bobcats' final three

Jerry Sloan, Brian Shaw and Quin Snyder are on the trimmed down list of coaching candidates for the Charlotte Bobcats.


Pierzynski, Quintana lead White Sox over Cardinals 6-1

The Cardinals have lost three of their last four games after a 6-1 loss Tuesday night to the White Sox.


Butler has go-ahead RBI as Royals beat Brewers 2-1

An eighth inning RBI by Billy Butler helped the Royals take a 2-1 victory against the Brewers, snapping the Royals' four-game losing streak.

Chiefs open minicamp without Bowe, other stars

The Kansas City Chiefs have opened up their minicamps with a new offensive coordinator and without a few of their major stars including Dwayne Bowe, Jamaal Charles and Eric Berry.

Los Angeles Kings win Stanley Cup for first time

The Kings beat the New Jersey Devils 6-1 to win the Stanley Cup in six games.

Kipnis' home run lifts Indians past Cardinals 4-1

Tied in the ninth inning, the Indians' Jason Kipnis hit a three-run home run that would end up as the game winner over the Cardinals on Sunday.


McCutchen powers Pirates' sweep of Royals

Pirates outfield Andrew McCutchen went 2-for-3 with a home run and 3 RBIs as Pittsburgh completed their sweep of the Royals on Sunday. With the loss, Kansas City fell to 24-34 this season.

Joey Logano wins at Pocono Raceway; Edwards finishes 11th

Joey Logano had the top car all weekend, posting the fastest practice time Friday and then taking the pole Saturday.

Royals put Paulino on 15-day disabled list

The Kansas City Royals placed right-hander Felipe Paulino on the 15-day disabled list Saturday and recalled right-hander Nate Adcock from Triple-A Omaha.

Cardinals pitcher Jaime Garcia shut down for one month

Cardinals pitcher Jaime Garcia will be shut down for a month because of an injury the team is calling a left shoulder strain and could be sidelined as long as two months.

Tomlin, Damon lead Indians over Cardinals 6-2

Josh Tomlin scattered eight hits over seven innings, Johnny Damon hit a two-run homer and the Cleveland Indians beat St. Louis 6-2 Friday night to send the Cardinals to their seventh loss in 10 games.

Royals shuffle defense, lose to Pirates 4-2

Erik Bedard pitched seven solid innings, Neil Walker had three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Friday night for their 10th victory in the last 13 games.

Cardinals' rookie Lance Lynn strikes out 11 in blowout of Astros

Carlos Beltran connected on his National League-leading 16th homer in the fifth and Shane Robinson added a two-run shot in the seventh to help the Cardinals take the series.

Former Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel sparks scuffle in Saints minicamp

A brief scuffle erupted in the New Orleans Saints minicamp Wednesday, and former Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel was at the center of it. The Saints say the intensity is a good sign.

Craig, Descalso lead Cardinals over Astros 4-3

Allen Craig and Daniel Descalso homered to back Adam Wainwright, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Houston Astros 4-3 Wednesday night.

Blackburn helps Twins top Royals 4-2

Nick Blackburn shook off a slow start and pitched five effective innings, helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday night.

Royals starter Felipe Paulino leaves game with injury

Kansas City Royals right-hander Felipe Paulino left in the first inning with a right groin strain Wednesday night against the Minnesota Twins.