Cardinals Crush Cubs

The Cardinals scored four runs in the second and five in the fourth to power by the Cubs 10-4 at Busch Stadium. Matt Adams smacked a solo homer in the win. Matt Carpenter and Jon Jay both knocked in two runs for St. Louis, which improved to 6-and-5. Adam Wainwright gave up four runs and struck out eight over seven innings for the win. Junior Lake left the yard for the second time this season in defeat. Carlos Villanueva went three-plus frames but gave up nine runs for the loss. Chicago is 4-and-7.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Kyle Ruediger from New Haven High School. At the plate, Kyle has a team leading .486 average with 14 rbi, two triples and six doubles. He has struck out just five times while drawing 11 walks. Kyle has seven stolen bases on the year. He plans to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

7 hours 1 min ago

Technology and the ease of social media and communications has transformed all of our lives. Like every other dichotomy of life, this can be a good thing or a bad thing. Regardless, we live in a far more impulsive, instantaneous, information overload society than we ever could have envisioned decades ago--even a few years ago.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 1 min ago

Baseball...
Borgia hosts St. Dominic in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. First pitch is 4:30. Tape delayed broadcast 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Washington hosts Fort Zumwalt South at Ronsick Field
Herculaneum at St. Clair

Golf...
Washington will host the Class 4 District 3 Tournament at Wolf Hollow...