Cardinals Crush Giants With Nine-Run Fourth

Matt Adams two-run double helped spark a nine-run fourth inning as the Cardinals crushed the Giants, 14-3. Matt Carpenter went 3-for-5 with three RBI for St. Louis, which took two-of-three at AT&T Park. Adam Wainwright pitched seven innings of two-run ball for the win.

After a week on the road, the Cardinals will play their home opener this afternoon. They host the Reds in the first of a three-game series at Busch Stadium. Jaime Garcia opposes Mat Latos. Cincinnati is 4-and-2, while the Cardinals are 3-and-3.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 18 hours 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 16 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.