Pro Sports

Former Hickman standout Blake Tekotte chasing Major League Baseball dream

Now with the Chicago White Sox organization, Hickman graduate Blake Tekotte is trying to make his dream of a career in the MLB a reality. 

Patrik Berglund leads Blues past Coyotes, 6-3

Chris Stewart got a goal and two assists, David Perron added four assists, and Scott Nichol, Vladimir Sobotka and Alex Pietrangelo also scored as the Blues won after two straight losses.

Cardinals shortstop Rafael Furcal to have elbow surgery

The St. Louis shortstop expects to miss the 2013 season because of injury.

Jimmie Johnson unhappy about way Carl Edwards raced

While Jimmie Johnson expressed displeasure at Carl Edwards driving during the race March 3 in Phoenix, the two NASCAR drivers prepare to race again this weekend in Las Vegas.

Royals' Hosmer to replace Teixeira in World Baseball Classic

Eric Hosmer received a text message late Tuesday asking if he'd be interested in a spot on the U.S. roster.

Dorsey hits ground running as Chiefs' new GM

John Dorsey and the Kansas City Chiefs have been making some moves ahead of the NFL draft.

Carl Edwards ends win drought at Phoenix

Edwards broke the longest slump of his career by winning at Phoenix in 2010. He won for the first time since Las Vegas in 2011 by leading the final 78 laps on the 312-mile race around PIR's odd-shaped oval.

Dallas Stars pick up 4-1 victory over St. Louis Blues

The St. Louis Blues lost 4-1 to the Dallas Stars. It was the Blue's first regulation loss in their last five road games. 

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny has ruptured disk

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny didn't travel with the Cardinals to Florida on Friday, citing back pain.

Gordon homers, Davis sharp on mound for Royals

The Royals are the only undefeated team in the major leagues this spring, improving to 9-0-1.

Former Missouri pitcher Crow agrees to contract with Royals

Aaron Crow, who was an All-Star in 2011, agreed to a one-year, $1.28 million contract.

Royals ace Shields showing he's a team leader

Even in spring training, Royals newcomer James Shields is showing that he was worth a risky offseason transaction.


Blackhawks continue points streak, shut out Blues

Jonathan Toews scored twice for the Blackhawks, who have earned at least one point in all 20 games this season.

Chiefs to acquire quarterback Alex Smith from 49ers

Danica Patrick leads laps, finishes eighth in Daytona 500

Danica Patrick became the first woman to lead a lap and was the highest female finisher in the famed Daytona 500. She led five laps and finished eighth.

Jimmie Johnson wins second Daytona 500 title

Jimmie Johnson held off a late charge from Dale Earnhardt Jr. to win the 2013 Daytona 500.

Pitcher Jon Lester perfect for Red Sox in win against Cardinals

Jon Lester pitched two scoreless innings, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.

Kansas City Royals snag two-run homer for victory over Texas Rangers

Brandon Wood hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Kansas City a 4-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Saturday.

Jeter about 2 weeks away from games

New York general manager Brian Cashman said on Sunday that Derek Jeter should be ready to play in spring training games around March 10.

Blues fall 1-0 in overtime to Avalanche

The Avs have won seven straight over the Blues at Pepsi Center.