Pirates Clip Cards In Rubber Match

Tony Sanchez doubled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Pirates clipped the Cardinals 2-1 in the rubber match of a weekend series at PNC Park. Neil Walker had an RBI double in the fourth for the Bucs, who improved to 4-and-2. Tony Watson grabbed the win and Jason Grilli earned his first save. Jon Jay tripled in the lone run in the sixth for St. Louis, which slipped to 3-and-3. Adam Wainwright struck out seven over seven frames, but allowed both runs to suffer the loss and fall to 1-and-1.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

21 hours 44 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Kyle Ruediger from New Haven High School. At the plate, Kyle has a team leading .486 average with 14 rbi, two triples and six doubles. He has struck out just five times while drawing 11 walks. Kyle also has seven stolen bases on the year. He plans to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 17 hours ago

Early Thursday morning, I received news that vandals had broken in to St. Francis Borgia Grade School in Washington, causing extensive damage to several classrooms and offices. School was closed for the day as the Washington Police Department went about their business of securing what had changed from a school community to a crime scene overnight.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 23 min ago

Baseball...
Washington 2 Winfield 0
Warrenton 4 Union 0
Montgomery County at Hermann
St. James 10 Waynesville 5
Owensville 13 Newburg 1 (5 innings)
Cuba 4 New Haven 3

Golf...
Class 3 District 5 Golf Tournament at the Sullivan Country Club
Sullivan 1st Place
Borgia 2nd Place