Cardinals Cruise By Brewers

Matt Holliday scored three times and smacked a two-run home run to help the Cardinals crush the Brewers, 10-1. Allen Craig knocked in four runs and scored once for St. Louis, which has won six games in-a-row. Jon Jay and Shane Robinson also touched home twice in the win. Jaime Garcia gave up eight hits and the lone run as he moved to 4-and-1.

The Cardinals get today off, then open a two-game series against the Cubs at Wrigley Field beginning tomorrow. St. Louis has won six straight games and is atop the NL Central at 20-and-11. Lance Lynn gets the start Tuesday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 31 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 22 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.