Cardinals Blank Reds

Adam Wainwright struck out 12 and blanked the Reds for eight innings as the Cardinals won 4-0 from Great American Ball Park. Kolten Wong, Tony Cruz and Allen Craig were each 2-for-4 with an RBI for St. Louis, which has won five of six. Matt Holliday also drove in a run in the win while Wainwright improved to 8-and-2. Mike Leake struck out eight over six innings of two-run ball for the loss. Ryan Ludwick and Zack Cozart both had two hits for Cincinnati, which has lost three of five.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 30 min ago

The Cardinals look to avoid a three-game sweep at the hands of the Padres today from Petco Park. St. Louis is 56-and-50 and sends Shelby Miller to the mound. Miller is 7-and-8 with a 4.20 ERA. San Diego counters with 2-and-2 Odrisamer Despaigne.