Cardinals Double Up Dodgers

Joe Kelly tossed seven innings of one-run ball as the Cardinals dropped the Dodgers 4-2 at Busch Stadium. Kelly improved to 2-and-1 while Matt Adams hit a two-run homer, and Matt Holliday added a two-run single. Holliday left the game in the fifth with a head injury. Trevor Rosenthal locked up his 30th save for St. Louis, which has won four of its last five. Zack Greinke was tagged for four runs in five-and-two-thirds innings, falling to 11-and-6 for Los Angeles. Dee Gordon went 3-for-4 while Carl Crawford and Hanley Ramirez each drove in a run in defeat. Yasiel Puig left the game with a hand injury in the eighth as the Dodgers lost their third in five games.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 12 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 12 hours ago

Max Pacioretty scored twice on his 26th birthday as the Canadiens cruised to a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Bell Centre. Vladimir Tarasenko scored the lone goal in the first period for St. Louis, which fell to 0-and-2 on its four-game road trip. Jake Allen allowed all four goals on 30 shots in the setback. The Blues skate in Ottawa tomorrow.