Cards Wrap Up Series With Reds Today

The Cardinals and Reds wrap up their three-game set from Busch Stadium this afternoon. Lance Lynn will take the mound against Cincinnati's Homer Bailey. St. Louis looks to make it two in-a-row after ending a three-game slide in last night's win. First pitch is set for 12:45.

Matt Holliday belted a two-run homer to back eight strong innings from Jaime Garcia, as the Cardinals edged the Reds, 2-1. Garcia gave up just one run while scattering seven hits as he upped his mark to 3-and-1. Edward Mujica struck out the side in the ninth to earn his fifth save. The Cards snapped a three-game skid.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

20 hours 3 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 3 days ago

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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 29 min ago

Seniors
Washington Post 218 improved to 16-1 overall and 11-1 in the 9th district with a doubleheader sweep of O'Fallon Sunday at Ronsick Field. In game one, Washington jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first inning on route to an 11-4 win. Matt Miller made it stand with a complete game three hitter with 13 strike outs and three walks. Justin Baylard doubled twice and Ross Seitter had a pair of singles.
Game two final 7-1.