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

5 hours 2 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 6 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 30 min ago

The Cardinals are back home tonight to open a nine-game homestand at Busch Stadium. They host the Nationals in the first of three games at 7:15 p.m. John Lackey is slated to oppose Washington's Gio Gonzalez. The Cards also play the Pirates and Cubs on this homestand.