Cardinals Fall To Braves

The Cardinals were edged 2-1 by the Braves last night in Atlanta despite a good start by Tyler Lyons. Randy Choate took the loss after Lyons went six innings and allowed a run with seven strikeouts. Matt Holliday knocked in the lone run for St. Louis, which has dropped three of five.

The Cardinals and Braves close out their three-game series tonight at Turner Field. Adam Wainwright puts his 5-and-2 mark up against Atlanta's Mike Minor, who is 0-and-1. After tonight, the Cardinals head to Pittsburgh to open a three-game series with the Pirates Friday night.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 3 min ago

The Senior American Legion Baseball State Tournament is underway in Sedalia.
First round games Thursday..
Jefferson City 11 Lee Summit 2
Festus 9 Joplin 2.

The double elimination tournament will run through the weekend.