Cardinals Double Up Padres

Lance Lynn struck out six over six innings of one-run ball to lead the Cardinals in a 4-2 win over the Padres at Busch Stadium. Lynn improved to 13-and-8 while Pat Neshek recorded his fourth save despite allowing a run in the ninth. Matt Adams and Jhonny Peralta each went 2-for-4 with an RBI for St. Louis, which has won three straight since losing four of five. Tyson Ross fell to 11-and-11 after giving up three runs in six innings for San Diego. Yasmani Grandal hit a solo homer for the Padres, who have dropped two straight since a five-game win streak.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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