Cardinals Bolster Roster With Callups

Prized pitching prospects Michael Wacha and Carlos Martinez were two of six players brought up from the minor leagues by the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday. Martinez joined left-hander Tyler Lyons in coming up from Double-A Springfield. In addition, the Cardinals promoted first baseman Brock Peterson, infielder Ryan Jackson, catcher Audry Perez and outfielder Adron Chambers from Triple-A Memphis. Catcher Tony Cruz was activated from the 15-day disabled list.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Ross Seitter with the Washington Senior American Legion Baseball Team. Seitter's batting average is .355 with an on-base percentage of .481. He is second on the team in stolen bases with 16 and he hasn't been thrown out this year. Ross bats second in the lineup with 26 rbi's and 45 runs scored.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 14 hours ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 36 min ago

Washington Post 218 will play in the Central Plains Regional in Bismarck, North Dakota Wednesday afternoon. Washington will go up against Eden Prairie, Minnesota at 1:00. The game will be carried live on KLPW-AM 1220 through Lincoln Metro Sports out of Nebraska. Post 218 is 35-5 going in.