Cardinals Edge Dodgers

Matt Holliday hit a two-run homer and drove in all three runs as the Cardinals held on to beat the Dodgers 3-2 at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn struck out nine over six-plus innings of two-run ball to move to 11-and-6. Trevor Rosenthal recorded his 29th save for St. Louis, which has won six of eight. Dan Haren gave up three runs over four-and-two-thirds innings, falling to 8-and-7 for Los Angeles. A.J. Ellis doubled in a run and scored in the seventh for the Dodgers, who had won three of four.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 17 hours 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 6 min ago

The Cardinals and Royals renew their I-70 rivalry tonight in Kansas City. It's a battle of first-place teams, with Lance Lynn slated to oppose the Royals' Chris Young in the opener of the three-game set. The teams will rematch with three more games at Busch Stadium in mid-June.