Jefferson City won the state tournament with a 6-1 win over Joplin Saturday in Sedalia.
Kolten Wong hit a homer and knocked in three runs as the Cardinals topped the Brewers 9-7 from Busch Stadium. Oscar Taveras drove in two runs for St. Louis, which has won two of three.
It will be Joplin and Jefferson City playing for the state championship in Sedalia today.
The Brewers jumped out to a 7-0 lead and held on for a 7-4 win over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Aramis Ramirez hit a solo shot in the win while Jonathan Lucroy hit a bases clearing double.
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.
Adam Wainwright is still the ace of the St. Louis Cardinals with John Lackey now in the fold.
The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Basketball Player Mike Morgan. The 6-1 forward is averaging 15 points and four rebounds per game.
Through the course of American history, we have seen the power of the federal government over our lives continue to grow, regardless of who sits in the Oval Office.
Seckman Tournament Championship...
Pacific vs. Festus at 3:00
Rolla Holiday Tournament-Opening Round
St. James vs. Sedalia at 2:00
St. Clair vs. Waynesville at 3:30