Pirates Top Cardinals

Neil Walker hit a three-run homer and knocked in four runs as the Pirates topped the Cardinals 6-4 from PNC Park. Ike Davis added two RBI for Pittsburgh, which has won three straight. Justin Wilson picked up the win but threw just four pitches. Mark Melancon notched save number three. Allen Craig hit a three-run home run for St. Louis, which has lost two of three. Jhonny Peralta also went deep in the loss. Carlos Martinez took the loss out of the bullpen.


4 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Cross Country Runner Mikayla Reed from Washington High School. Mikayla has already accumulated a lost list of accomplishments in the first couple of years of her high school career. As a Freshman, she was fifth in the 3200 Meter Run at the state track and field championships and had the third fastest time ever by a Freshman. Highlights this year in cross country include first place at the St.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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No matter how many years pass, few of us old enough to understand the scope of what happened on September 11, 2001 will ever forget those video images of planes flying through skyscrapers, which then crumbled into dust. Perhaps out of psychological necessity, we have distanced ourselves from the visceral emotions of that day.



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The Cardinals begin their 2015 postseason run tonight. They host the division-rival Cubs in Game One of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium. John Lackey starts the opener of the best-of-five set for St. Louis. Chicago counters with Jon Lester. First pitch is at 5:45 p.m.