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Reds hit Wainwright hard again, beat Cardinals 7-2

The Reds quickly got to Adam Wainwright. Shin-Soo Choo opened the first with a single and scored on Ryan Ludwick's two-out single.

Jaguars quarterback Gabbert could start against Chiefs on Sunday

Blaine Gabbert threw passes in practice Monday and after suffering a hairline fracture of the thumb on his throwing hand in the team's second preseason game against the New York Jets.

Chiefs use waiver wire as roster overhaul goes on

The Kansas City Chiefs claimed seven players off waivers in preparation for the upcoming season. The Chiefs open the season Sunday at Jacksonville.


Heavyweight boxer Tommy Morrison dies at 44

Former heavyweight boxing champion Tommy Morrison died Sunday night. Morrison was suspected to have contracted the HIV virus in the mid 90s but denied it ever since.

Cardinals top Pirates 7-2, tie for NL Central lead

After the offense went silent in a three-game losing streak, the St. Louis Cardinals' bats broke out Sunday in a 7-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates that brought them back into a tie for first place in the NL Central.

Shields strong as Royals beat Blue Jays

Starting pitcher James Shields got the Royals off to a good start in September, allowing three hits in seven innings as the Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-0 on Sunday.

Chiefs' new leadership putting stamp on final roster

After former Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli failed in his goal of "finding the right 53" last season, new general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid are confident they made the right cuts when they trimmed their roster to 52 players Saturday. 

Rams subs rally to beat Ravens subs 24-21

The Rams (1-3) avoided their first winless preseason since 2002 on Chase Reynolds' lone reception of the game.

Chiefs beat Packers 30-8 in preseason finale

The Chiefs' third-string quarterback Tyler Bray outplayed Chiefs backup QB Chase Daniel and Packers backups Vince Young and B.J. Coleman.

Royals beat Twins, sweep series for 5th win in row

The Royals outscored Minnesota 17-3 in the three-game set to finish the season series with a 15-4 record against their AL Central rival.

Perez homers twice, leads Duffy, Royals past Twins

Danny Duffy (2-0) pitched 6 2-3 shutout innings hours after being promoted from Triple-A. Minnesota lost its fourth in a row.

Wainwright struggles in Cards' 10-0 loss to Reds

The St. Louis Cardinals had their ace going for a sweep over the Cincinnati Reds, but Adam Wainwright was way out of character in a 10-0 loss on Wednesday night.

Joe Kelly, Matt Holliday lead Cards to 6-1 win over Reds

Joe Kelly tossed six strong innings and Matt Holliday drove in a run for a seventh straight game, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.

UPDATE: Topping-off event marks Ballpark Village milestone

The final piece of structural steel was put in place Tuesday. The development will open next year with restaurants and drinking establishments.

Royals rout Rays 11-1 in makeup of May snow-out

Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer, Billy Butler also went deep and the Royals romped to an 11-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Monday.

Retired gay athlete to speak in Sedalia

Former Major League Baseball player Billy Bean to talk about bullying at State Fair Community College on Nov. 5.

Allen Craig powers Cardinals past Reds 8-6

The St. Louis Cardinals needed a big hit with the bases loaded and two out in the seventh inning on Monday night. Fortunately for them, they had Allen Craig at the plate.

Royals beat Nationals 6-4, snap 7-game losing skid

Kansas City rebounded Sunday after blowing a 4-0 lead against Washington.

Minor bounces back to lift Braves over Cards

Mike Minor led the Atlanta Braves to a 5-2 victory over St. Louis on Sunday, breaking the Cardinals' four-game winning streak.


Royals come up short in 9th, lose to Nationals 11-10

Kansas City trailed 11-8 going into the ninth inning but ended up losing to Washington 11-10.