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Joe Kelly stars in Cardinals' 6-2 baseball win over Braves

Joe Kelly pitched into the sixth inning and had three hits to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Saturday.

NHL-leading St. Louis Blues beat Edmonton Oilers 6-2

Alex Pietrangelo started a four-goal third period and Jaden Schwartz scored twice to help the NHL-leading St. Louis Blues beat the Edmonton Oilers 6-2 on Thursday night.

Lance Lynn fans 10 in Cardinals' 11-0 win against Braves

Lance Lynn rebounded from a bad outing to strike out his final eight batters and 10 overall in four innings Thursday during the St. Louis Cardinals' 11-0 win over the Atlanta Braves.

Darrelle Revis, Darren Sproles highlight Thursday's NFL free agency moves

Darrelle Revis and Darren Sproles found landing spots in the Northeast. Now Steve Smith and James Harrison look for new NFL homes.

Perez, Moustakas shine in Royals win over A's

Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas went 3 for 3 with a solo homer, double and single, and Salvador Perez hit a two-run home run.


Wong hits home run for second straight day; Cardinals top Mets

Wong went 2 for 4 Wednesday and is 7 for 15 with two home runs and six RBIs in four games against the Mets this spring training. He is 0 for 9 with two walks in his other five exhibition games.

Denver Broncos, DeMarcus Ware agree to deal

Ware becomes Denver's latest defensive addition in free agency, agreeing to a three-year, $30 million deal.

Braves sign former Royals pitcher Santana to bolster rotation

The 33-year-old right-hander went 9-10 with a 3.24 ERA in 32 starts for the Kansas City Royals last season and should make a huge impact with the battered Braves, who are facing the prospect of losing Kris Medlen for the season and opening with Brandon Beachy and Mike Minor on the disabled list.

Former NFL player Darren Sharper charged with sexual assault in Arizona

Police reports say two women in their early 20s said Sharper drugged and sexually assaulted them at a Tempe apartment after a group including Sharper went drinking at bars in nearby Scottsdale.

Bonds back in Giants uniform as camp coach

Barry Bonds is wearing a San Francisco Giants uniform once again, now as a hitting coach at spring training.

Cabrera's two homers lead Tigers over Cards 17-5

Miguel Cabrera, two-time American League MVP, hit his first two home runs of spring training, leading the Detroit Tigers over the St. Louis Cardinals 17-5. AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer struck out five in 4 2/3 scoreless innings Monday.

Chiefs expected to be much quieter in free agency

After being active in free agency last year, the Kansas City Chiefs are expected to sign fewer players this time around.

Royals manager names James Shields, Jason Vargas as starters

Manager Ned Yost announced opening starters Saturday and said Wade Davis is no longer a candidate for a spot in the rotation.

Cardinals lefty Jaime Garcia will have shoulder examined by orthopedist

St. Louis Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia will have his sore shoulder examined by Dr. James Andrews on Monday.

Cardinals, Carpenter agree to $52 million, six-year deal

Matt Carpenter called agreeing to a new $52 million, six-year deal with St. Louis a "no-brainer." The Cardinals are hoping their third baseman sticks around even longer than that.

Three-run double powers Milwaukee Brewers past Kansas City Royals

Aramis Ramirez hit a three-run double in the first inning on the first pitch he saw this spring, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Kansas City Royals 7-6 on Saturday.

Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal sharp in spring training debut

Trevor Rosenthal had a pain-free spring training debut and Michael Wacha pitched three effective innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 4-4 tie with a Washington Nationals split squad that was called after 10 innings Saturday.

Jose Abreu homers for White Sox in tie with Royals

Jose Abreu, who signed with the White Sox for six years and $68 million in October, connected for a two-run shot into Chicago's bullpen in right field off Brad Penny in the fifth inning during Thursday's game that ended tied 6-6.

Kansas City Royals shut out by Giants

The Royals, who entered the game with a Cactus League-leading .332 batting average, managed just four hits, only two after the first inning.

Oscar Taveras makes spring training debut for St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis outfield prospect Oscar Taveras, who had ankle surgery in August, made his spring training debut, going 1 for 3 with a double and a run scored.