Aaron Meyer

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Aaron Meyer. Aaron is a pitcher and first baseman with the Washington Post 218 Junior Legion Baseball Team. Aaron played a big role in the success of the team this summer helping Washington to a 30-4 record and a trip to the state tournament in Joplin. Aaron posted some impressive numbers this summer.
Pitching
6-0 record with a 1.29-ERA, 40-strike outs, 16-walks, 1-HBP and 1.02-WHIP
Batting
Average-.417, 6-doubles, 3-triples, 24 RBI, 8-walks, 2-strike outs, .471 on base percentage, .617 slugging percentage.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 21 hours ago

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SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 31 min ago

Matt Holliday singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Cardinals rallied past the Pirates 5-4 in the first of three from Busch Stadium. Kolten Wong hit a pinch-hit two-run homer earlier in the seventh to tie the game at four. Holliday also had a two-run double in the third for the Redbirds, who have won three straight to take over first place in the NL Central. St.